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Glass Technology Expo Mexico is the trade show of glass technology recently held in Mexico City. The Citibanamex Center was the space that hosted the new edition of the show from June 11 to 13.
Interest high in Forvet and VIG products
Construction progress on the new Press Glass factory at Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre in Henry County, VA.
Chandler Architectural Products is one of the latest additions to the roster of certified organizations within the North American Contractor Certification (NACC) program.
The National Glass Association (NGA) is proud to announce the publication of its newly-updated Laminated Glazing Reference Manual. The manual replaces the original 2009 edition.
ODL, Inc., a leading building products supplier of decorative and clear doorglass and entry treatments, offers Simulated Divided Lights (SDL) in on-trend styles and with clear and textured glass options.
PGT Innovations, a national leader in the premium window and door category, unveiled its new 1,920-square-foot multi-brand showroom during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 5, 2019.
GED’s goal is to continue to reduce lead times for our customers while providing exceptional quality products.
AAMA 714-19, Voluntary Specification for Liquid Applied Flashing Used to Create a Water-Resistive Seal around Exterior Wall Openings in Buildings, was last updated in 2015.
k-Space Associates, Inc. is proud to announce the shipment of multiple process control systems that measure color consistency during the production of dynamic glass. This installation is the first of many to a North American manufacturer.
The National Glass Association (NGA) is proud to announce the launch of its new Glass & Glazing Design Academy, made available to architects and industry professionals through a new partnership with Architectural Record.
How do we handle heavier architectural glass walls? With KLEIN® Rollglass+ 150 and Unikglass+ 150. These two interior wall systems can now accommodate doors weighing up to 330 pounds.
Available in downloadable format at no cost, the GIBs are titled Heat-Treated Glass Applications, Weight of Laminated Glass Interlayer, and Thermal Stress in Spandrel Glass.
The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced today that Teknos US Inc. is the newest member of the association.
Today Eastman Performance Films, LLC is launching the LLumar® IRX™ Series of automotive window tints, establishing a new top-of-the-line offering for the LLumar automotive tint portfolio.
When workers fear the consequences of calling attention to errors or issues, it’s harder to control the quality of your production.

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When designing with glass, there are a wide range of options to choose from to create a truly unique project.
As companies strive to make their workplaces more flexible, interior glass has become a popular choice. Demountable interior glass also offers tax advantages.
Productivity within the fabrication plant can be affected by the choice of drilling and milling machinery- what is the option- Horizontal or Vertical?
Arup are consulting engineers for a series of recent projects involving curved glass: The High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas and a revolving feature lift for the new Louis Vuitton townhouse in London.
With so many different configurations for our glass structures, choosing a design can get a little overwhelming. However, the selection process can be simplified by understanding the different purposes of the structure.
For this post-Irma episode, Paul and Will engaged in an engrossing discussion about how “hurricane windows” performed against the prolonged battering of wind and rain that accompanied Irma on her journey through Florida.
In some cases, the blemished glass can be restored to an acceptable aesthetic condition using a combination of wet and dry polishing methods.
Impact resistant windows are a very important part of the construction industry and homeowners are well advised to consider their use. But, owners must also recognize that impact “resistant” does not mean hurricane “proof.”
Learn about the first step we take in maintaining tempered glass quality standards.
Borosilicate glass, in particular, is extremely well-suited for 3D printing processes in a range of applications.
Anodizing is the most durable and long-lasting option for finishing architectural aluminum building products. An electrochemical process, anodizing produces a finish that resists the ravages of time and environment.
From flooring to roofing, there are many architectural uses for glass. But today, beyond your average glass fixtures and simple glass structures, buildings made entirely of glass are gaining popularity in major cities across the world.

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