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May 5, 2016
FEATURED NEWS: OGMA recognizes outstanding architectural glass projects
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AmesburyTruth broadens commercial product portfolio

Tyman Plc has entered into an agreement to acquire the Giesse Group, which is composed of GSG International S.p.A and Giesse North America (GSNA). GSNA, a leading supplier of hardware systems for the aluminum Euro Groove window market, will be unified with AmesburyTruth. >> Read full article

AGC Glass Europe to refurbish Cuneo float plant

AGC Glass Europe has announced plans to carry out the cold repair of its Cuneo float glass line in Cuneo (Piedmont, Italy). >> Read full article

YKK AP returns as sponsor of Glazing Executives Forum

YKK AP America Inc., manufacturer of a complete line of aluminum entrances, storefronts, curtain walls, sunshades, and windows for use in commercial and institutional construction, located in Austell, Georgia, will serve as the Gold Sponsor for the 11th Annual Glazing Executives Forum. >> Read full article

GlassCon Global announces educational sessions

The GlassCon Global schedule includes over 20 hours of robust programming designed to provide a variety of usable content relevant to all facets of the design and construction industry. >> Read full article

SolarWindow process generates electricity for skyscraper glass

SolarWindow Technologies has announced that performance tests of its transparent electricity-generating coatings for glass and flexible plastics have produced favorable outcomes for glass-to-glass lamination processes. >> Read full article

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REHAU and Euro Vinyl Windows and Doors Create Expansive Wall of Windows in Ontario Project

The “wall of windows” is 7 by 21 ft, and is actually three windows stacked on top of each other. Three 14 by 6 ft banks of windows are individual frames, joined to create a 45 ft wall that can be tilted-in almost its entire length.

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 Featured News 
OGMA recognizes outstanding architectural glass projects

OGMA recognizes outstanding architectural glass projects

The Ontario Glass and Metal Association presented its Awards of Excellence to two Ontario companies at the Top Glass trade conference on April 20. TAGG Industries won the award for Excellence in Architectural Glass Execution, and Perkins Plus Will won Excellence in Architectural Glass Design. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Glass Expo Pacific Northwest 2016

June 2, 2016
Location: Bellevue, Wash. >> More Info

Fenestration Canada AGM

June 8-10, 2016
Location: Fairmont Hotel, Mont Tremblant, Que. >> More Info

GlassCon Global

July 6-9, 2016
Location: Boston, Mass. >> More Info


Sept. 20-23, 2016
Location: Dusseldorf Fairgrounds - Dusseldorf, Germany >> More Info