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March 9, 2017
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Sustainability remains a hot topic at AAMA 80th Annual Conference

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) heard from a number of speakers and presenters focused on green building topics and sustainability at the AAMA 80th Annual Conference in Phoenix, Feb. 12-15.


Linetec continues to expand capacity

Linetec continues to expand capacity and add new jobs to support the market's increased demand for high-quality finishes and high-performance architectural metal products. Part of the latest job growth is a $3 million investment to double the capacity of the thermal services department.


Registration now open for Glass Connections 2017

Glass Connections is a highly-focused educational and networking event for glaziers, architects, engineers, designers, spec writers, commercial construction contractors and building owners.


StatsCan building permits report: January 2017

The value of building permits issued by Canadian municipalities rose 5.4% to $7.6 billion in January, following two consecutive monthly decreases. Six provinces posted increases, led by Alberta and British Columbia. Nationally, construction intentions rose in every component, particularly institutional buildings.
 
 
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Vitro acquires PGW’s automotive glass business

Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. has acquired Pittsburgh Glass Works’ (PGW) automotive original equipment manufacturer (OEM) glass business from LKQ Corporation. The acquisition completes the agreement announced last December for US$310 million, free of cash and debt. » Learn More
 
 
Events 
 

Top Glass

April 20, 2017
Location: Mississauga, ON
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OBEC dinner meeting - Building Modeling

May 10, 2017
Location: Markham, Ont.
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Glass Connections

June 7-8, 2017
Location: Delta Hotel, Burnaby BC
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