Viracon` s Don McCann To Speak At MIT

Date: 22 March 2010
Source: Viracon
OWATONNA, Minn. – March 18, 2010 – Don McCann, Architectural Design Manager at Viracon, Inc., the nation’s leading architectural glass fabricator, will be joining leading architects, engineers and design experts to speak at the “Glass & Glazing in the 21st Century: Design & Preservation of Contemporary & Historic Architecture” conference hosted by MIT this weekend.  The conference and training program, presented by Technology & Conservation, the MIT Department of Architecture’s Building Technology Program and the Boston Society of Architects/AIA’s Historic Resources Committee, is the latest in a series of materials-based meetings begun in the 1990’s.

This symposium will focus on developments in architectural glass for structural, energy saving and decorative uses in new buildings and restorations.
McCann is set to take the stage at the MIT campus in Cambridge, Mass. on Sunday, March 21 to discuss high performance coatings on glass and silk-screen design. He joins a line-up of high-profile speakers, including some of the leading architects, engineers and building product specialists from around the world.
For additional information, call 800-533-2080, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or visit
About Viracon
Viracon is based in Owatonna, Minnesota, and has facilities in Statesboro, Georgia and St. George, Utah. The company is an international company of Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Viracon produces high-performance glass products, including tempered, laminated, insulating, silk-screened and high-performance coatings. Apogee Enterprises, Inc. is a leading fabricator, distributor and installer of value-added glass products and systems. Headquartered in Minneapolis, the company’s stock is traded on NASDAQ under the symbol APOG.

600450 Viracon` s Don McCann To Speak At MIT

See more news about:

Others also read

Investments, productivity improvements enable Utah plant closure; Restructuring charges reflected in previous fiscal 2018 outlook.
Viracon, the nation’s leading single-source architectural glass fabricator, introduces VRE-43, featuring a 0.22 solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) and 43% visible light transmission (VLT). VRE-43 continues to push coating innovation with its perfect balance of aesthetics and performance.
The professionals at W&W Glass chose Sotawall® Hybrid-Wall®, a high performance unitized wall system that is specially designed for hi-rise residential buildings.
NYU Langone Medical Center has set out to fulfill an ambitious vision: to be a world-class patient-centered integrated academic and research medical center.
High light transmission, outstanding solar control and superior aesthetics all in one coating   
Northern’s experience in creating fenestration that can help breathe new life into old buildings made it a natural choice for New York University’s new global center for science, technology & education.  370 Jay Street in Brooklyn, NY is destined to return as a vibrant hub for neighborhood life.

Add new comment