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January 26, 2017
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IGMA announces IG Fabricators Workshop in Canada

Last year, IGMA held two Fabricator Workshops in Texas and Minnesota, where more than 80 practitioners of the IG industry were led through the most important aspects of fabricating and testing IG units by the experts of our industry. The workshop features a balanced mix of classroom education along with hands-on demonstrations to discover best practices for cleaning, cutting and handling glass, desiccants, sealants, gas fill, frost point and much more.


RPM acquires Can-Space Manufacturing

RPM Rollformed Metal Products has join forces with Can-Space Manufacturing Inc. in an acquisition finalized on Dec. 20, 2016. Beginning immediately, Can-Space Manufacturing will operate under the New Era Group Company as RPM Rollformed Metal Preoducts Ltd.


Contractor certification webinar recording available now

The recording of Glass Canada’s Winter Webinar, "How contractor certification works in the architectural glass industry,” is now available online with free registration. Join editor Patrick Flannery as he speaks to Jeff Dalaba of AMS Certification and Peter Neudorf Jr. of Ferguson Neudorf as they look at the North American Contractor Certification program and how it helps contractors to improve their businesses and prove their quality in the market. Brought to you by Vitro.


OGMA issues call for Awards of Excellence nominations

The Board of Directors of the Ontario Glass and Metal Association is pleased to announce that nominations are now being received for the 2017 Awards for Excellence. There are two awards, one for Excellence in Architectural Glass & Metal Design and one for Excellence in Architectural Glass & Metal Execution.
 
 
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OGMA seminar

OGMA seminar updates members on Prompt Payment developments

Ontario Glass and Metal Association members met at the Richmond Hill Country Club on Jan. 18 to hear an update on the Reynolds Report from Geza Banfai, a construction law expert from McMillan LLB. The Reynolds Report was presented to the Ontario government last year. It contains a comprehensive review of the state of construction payment law in Ontario and many recommendations for change. Frank Fulton, seminar organizer and OGMA director, prepared this overview of the talk’s highlights. » Learn More
 
Events 
 

GANA Building Envelope Conference

February 6-8, 2017
Location: Las Vegas, NV
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Top Glass

April 20, 2017
Location: Mississauga, ON
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