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November 13, 2012
From Glass Magazine
Quality control
Fabricating insulating glass is a multi-dimensional process that requires communication between a number of suppliers, and any mistake at any stage of the fabrication process can lead to failures in the field. Read about the dos and don’ts for the glass washing stage of the IG fabrication process.
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Business news
AGC closes Kingsport plant
NSG shuts down two European float lines
Glaston sells A+W to Friedman parent company
Soladigm changes name to View Inc.; says dynamic glass is now commercially available
Aldora to open central Florida location
Security Lock Distributors opens new parts department
October Dodge Momentum Index reflects decline in institutional building
People news
CRL announces personnel appointments
Tubelite names Danny Lamartiniere client development manager
St. Cloud Window Inc. appoints Hadley Associates as independent sales rep

In this week’s Road to GlassBuild, the staff gives thanks and shares a story on the importance of trade shows. Nothing beats that face-to-face interaction!
Who is watching you?
Every day, everywhere, chances are someone is observing your behavior and taking notes. Through my experience as a runner, I have seen the positive impact consistent behavior can have on the observer, and how the disbelief/belief stage of an observer can change.
From the fabricator: Congrats, kudos, thanks, and more…
By Max Perilstein
Lots of good news this week, so let’s hit a few, starting with a congratulations to an old friend and coworker of mine, Jeff Ziesche (also known as my Mom’s third-favorite kid behind my brother and sister).
Product Spotlight
Greenbuild preview
The 2012 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo kicks off tomorrow in San Francisco. Read more to learn about the products and services glass and metal industry suppliers will have on display.
Great Glazing
Zinda Restaurant

Glass fabricator:
Glass Dynamics
Hardware supplier:
KL Megla
Contract glazier:
Carolina Glass & Mirror

To create this one-of-a- kind bathroom for the Zinda restaurant in downtown Raleigh, N.C., Carolina Glass & Mirror teamed up with the general contractor, Metrocon Inc., and owner, Eschelon Hospitality. The bathroom stalls feature 3/8-inch Sateen tempered glass panels and Wellness Partition door system hardware. Read more…



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