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FLACHGLAS Wernberg is completely fit for the future with its new A+W software solution
Renaud Schmitt rejoins the A+W Software team as a Cantor Customer Support Specialist.
80 years of history, always focused on the Future
Joel Allen has joined the A+W Software team as an Application and Professional Services Specialist.
Online configurator for dealers and end customers
The ambassador video is intended to end-consumers aiming to show with catchy messages what the RAL Quality Mark PVC Window Profile Systems stands for.
There is need for uniform rules and standards for facade curtain systems and translucent facades
As companies plan their finances and goals for the coming year, now is the ideal time to consider room in training budgets for the FGIA FenestrationMasters® Professional Certification Program.
AAMA TIR-A18-21, Structural Test Deflection and Permanent Deformation Gauge Placement for Fixed and Compression Seal Windows, an FGIA document, is now available for purchase.
The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance will host a webinar entitled “Glass Cutting & Washing Video Demonstration and Live Q&A with Industry Expert, Bill Lingnell” on Tuesday, November 16 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern.
As part of the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance’s continued growth and strategic planning goals, Aaron Blom has joined the Association in the new role of Technical Training Specialist.
Participants at the 2021 FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference heard an update on a collaboration between FGIA and FWC officials to help meet the needs of both nesting sea turtles along coastal property and the humans who build and reside there.
EPPA welcomes the announcement by the organisers of Nürnberg Messe that the internationally important and world's leading trade fair for window and door technology, Fensterbau Frontale, will be held as a presence event next year.
The co-located events will take place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, October 18-20, 2022.
In-person participants at the 2021 FGIA Hybrid Fall Conference had the unique opportunity to see two window installation best practices highlighted in a live demonstration by FGIA Technical Staff.
The leadership of Britain’s thriving fenestration sector has gathered for the first time in nearly two years following the most tumultuous period in its history.

Articles

In the European Union, Member States are allowed to set minimum performance requirements to construction products available on their market.
This paper focusses on the special glass part of the façade that covers both the ground floor as well as the first floor with a total height of 8.5 m and width of 6.5 m.
The main goal of all fire-rated glass is to compartmentalize fire to enable safe exit. It is most commonly used around egress areas, property line walls, stairwells, and points of exit.
Elegant glazing - from walls to slabs - clads a residential tower.
Held in Düsseldorf from 15 to 18 June 2021 glasstec will pick up on the latest glass trends related to shapes, formats and structures.
What is phishing and how do you know when you make be the victim of it? AJ Piscitelli, PMP gives a real life example in his most recent blog post. Stay tuned for more real life examples!
This presentation offers a new perspective on limit device design and specifications especially due to construction phase and post-occupancy habits in urban environments.
Vacuum Insulated Glazing (VIG) concept allows for a significant improvement of thermal insulation compared with the incumbent double-pane windows design.
For over two decades and following a century of efficient, functional and often orthogonal architecture, we are experiencing the extensive search for ever more complex building geometries and expressive architectural forms.
The Wilshire Grand’s Façade Design in L.A.’s Seismic Zone 4 Reality
111 Main presented a unique challenge of façade design.
Numerous innovations have been seen in the last decades concerning new façade technologies. These were driven by new materials or new applications of known materials, such as glued-on wall structures (structural glazing) in the 60’s and 70’s.

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