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December 6, 2016
From Glass Magazine
GlassBuild America 2016: Growing Toward the Future
The glass industry dates back centuries, with many companies touting generations of history. However, the industry on display at the 2016 GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo had its sights firmly set on the future. Taking center stage in Las Vegas, Oct. 19-21, was an industry that is ambitious, innovative and optimistic; one that is expanding, investing and evolving to serve a quickly changing market.
In the March 2017 issue, Glass Magazine will present the Top Glass Fabricators Special Report, offering a comprehensive view of the glass fabrication market in the United States and Canada. Fabricators, please complete the survey by Wednesday, December 21, to be included.
Industry news
Tecnoglass Acquires E.S. Windows LLC
Tubelite Achieves NFRC ACE
OSHA Issues Fall Protection Update for General Industry
AAMA Releases Updated Impact-resistant Windows, Doors and Skylights Document
Press Glass Issues New Company Standard
People news
Raul Casares, Founder of R.C. Aluminum, Passes Away
Product Spotlight
Horizontal 3.2 mm 4-edge Glass Grinder
HHH Tempering Resources now offers a 3.2 mm – 12 mm extended thickness four-edge glass grinder in addition to the standard 4 mm grinder. The machine crafts precision chamfers while removing coating and cleaning glass edges. As a bonus grinder automatically identifies glass size, thickness, width and position for simplified operation. The energy-efficient design features a servomotor grinding head system. Get more information on this fabrication time-saver at
Dream Big Dreams
By Bill Evans
At the end of every year, we naturally reflect on where we are. We tend to compare ourselves to other people. Sometimes decisions are made that are based upon the emotions of the holidays without considering the future. Let's do something different this year. Let's dream big dreams. 
From the Fabricator: 2016 MVP Runners Up
By Max Perilstein
It's time to talk Industry MVP. Before I unveil the runners up for this year, I want to recall all of the previous winners and runners up. All of these people and companies are still very active and important in our world. 
Great Glazing
Ludlow House

Glass manufacturer: Pilkington
Glass fabricators: Nathan Allan Glass, Technical Glass Products

Ludlow House, a Soho House & Co. members’ club in a former gold leaf factory located in New York’s Lower East Side, features textured glass partitions as part of the entrance and reception design. Reflecting the playful energy of the Lower East Side, Ludlow House was designed by Soho House & Co.’s in-house team. Soho House was founded in London in 1995 as a private club for people in the creative industries, and has since opened clubs across Europe and North America, as well as restaurants, cinemas, workspaces, spas and bedrooms. Read more...

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