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August 18, 2015
From Glass Magazine
GlassBuild America Mobile App Now Available

The GlassBuild America App is now available. The 2015 app brings the full experience of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo right onto a handheld device for easily accessible, up-to-the-minute show information.

Rise of Unitized
Unitized glazing systems offer a solution to many of the issues facing today’s contract glaziers, from tight construction schedules, to crowded jobsites, to a shortage of installers.


Industry news
View Raises $150 Million to Finance Manufacturing Expansion and Company Growth
Fire Burns IG Fabrication Facility at Gates Brothers Glass
Express Learning Preview: glasstec, Cam Marston and YKK AP America
People news
Pilkington Architectural Glass North America Promotes Jason Weiss and Dan Knecht
Everlam Names Jim Howard as VP of Sales
Standard Glass Co.'s Tommy Warren Passes Away
Product Spotlight
DigitalDistinctions by Viracon

DigitalDistinctions™ by Viracon combines the durability of ceramic inks with the versatility of digital printing into one proven solution for all glass-printing applications. DigitalDistinctions™ removes the limitations of screen-printing and prints a vast number of colors on glass with complete predictability, repeatability and ceramic ink durability. Plus, you’ll enjoy the benefits of greater UV resistance, transparency, and scratch resistance, while applying Viracon’s solar control coatings directly over the digital image. A stunning technology that’s beautiful and functional.

Top Metal Companies: Highlight Your Company's Achievements Now
By Bethany Stough

Now in its fourth year, the Glass Magazine Top Metal Companies list spotlights the largest metal fabrication companies in North America. Be sure to complete the Top Metal Companies survey by Sept. 1.

From the Fabricator: The Growth of Unitized Glazing
By Max Perilstein

As an industry we’ve seen quite a few impactful developments, but it could be argued that unitized glazing may be the most important advancement of them all, especially when it comes to labor and efficiency in the field.

Great Glazing
Washington University Olin School of Business

Skylight systems manufacturer and installer: Super Sky Products Enterprises LLC
Glass fabricatorViracon Inc.
Finisher: Linetec
Coatings manufacturer: PPG Industries

Washington University in St. Louis celebrated the 97th anniversary of Olin Business School with the dedication of two new buildings: Knight Hall and Bauer Hall. Creating a welcoming atmosphere and a lasting impression, a five-story glass atrium crowns the two buildings. Read more...



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