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| The Glass Alliance Standards Center, powered by Fenzi Group, offers innovative, state-of-the-art technical services for the glass industry.
| FGIA has published an updated document which establishes minimum performance requirements for liquid applied flashing used to provide water-resistive seals around exterior wall openings in buildings.
| Newest edition reflects advances in glass and glazing
| The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) Board of Directors approved six NFRC documents which are now open for public review according to the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) process.
| The final events schedule is now available for the inaugural 2022 FGIA FENBC Region Technical Summit, to be held November 16 at Northview Golf and Country Club in Surrey, BC.
| Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) have the potential to generate a significant shift in building renovation.
| HORN Bau & Service GmbH, a subsidiary of HORN Glass Industries AG, was contracted for the hot repair of the glass melting furnace at HEINZ-GLAS in Piesau.
| Tanya Dolby, Engineering Manager, Engineering Services at Intertek presented the seminar which covered the history, building codes, standards and testing, product approvals and general guidelines of hurricane standards.
| Bill includes opportunities for glazing and glass building products industry
| Honoree list recognizes the top executives and their trade shows that set the gold standard in a tumultuous 2021
| ASTM International’s committee on building and environmental acoustics (E33) is developing a new standard guide for estimating the accuracy of acoustic test methods through interlaboratory studies (ILS).
| NGA’s school security task group rapidly develops ASTM International standard.
| FGIA is pleased to announce the recent funding approval for the updating of three Canadian glass standards made possible through the Canadian General Standards Board, a federal government organization offering comprehensive standards development.
| The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has released an updated specification for producing quality PVC fenestration products.
| The National Green Building Standard (NGBS) appointed Tom Culp, Ph.D., of Birch Point Consulting LLC and NGA Energy Code Consultant, to the 2024 ICC 700 Residential Green Building Standard Consensus Committee.
| SATINAL – STRATO® Glass Interlayers establishes itself as the biggest European manufacturer of EVA film for safety glass
| There is need for uniform rules and standards for facade curtain systems and translucent facades
| The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA®) announced the publication of a new ANSI/BHMA standard, A156.44: Standard for Hardware for Architectural Glass Openings.
| FeneTech Project Manager and AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner AJ Piscitelli, PMP, describes the steps window manufacturers can take to mitigate the problem of sourcing raw materials by creating software standards for the supply chain.
| The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has released an updated version of a document with new test methods for multi-bar hinges in windows.