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January 17, 2017
From Glass Magazine
International Code Requirements 2017 For Commercial Glazing Systems
The family of I-codes published by the International Code Council (ICC) is the most widely used in the history of U.S. construction codes. This article summarizes the major requirements for glazed assemblies, doors, skylights and other fenestration products in commercial buildings in the 2015 edition of the International Codes (I-codes).
Industry news
Giroux Glass Adds New Panel Fabrication Equipment
Skyco Skylights Industrial Skylight Receives FM Approval
United States Trade Representative Files Complaint on China's Subsidies to Aluminum Producers
AAMA Releases Updated Report on Structural Performance of Composite Thermal Barrier Systems
People News
Tubelite Adds Jim Leadbetter as Director of Operations in Reed City, Michigan
Graham Promotes Plant Manager, Hires New Designer
Product Spotlight
Video: Matodi GoldGlass 2350 at GlassBuild America
Matodi's Scott Miller introduces the GoldGlass2350 spray painting machine to Glass Magazine. Take a tour of the machine's capabilities in this video from GlassBuild America. 
Five Steps to Making a Smart Machinery Purchase
By Pete de Gorter
Whether you're one of the largest fabricators or a one-person business, here are five steps to ensure you make a smart choice when purchasing your next piece of equipment.
From the Fabricator: 2017 Top Trends
By Max Perilstein
2017 is off and running, so it's time to take a look at my fearless predictions for the coming year with regards to trends in our industry. Here goes…
Great Glazing
St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center Chapel

Contract glazier: Custom Glass Inc.
Glass supplier: Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Glass fabricators: 
Hartung Glass Industries, 3Form 

The new chapel at St. Luke's Meridian Medical Center in Meridian, Idaho, offers a place for comfort, quiet reflection and spiritual care for patients, families and staff.  All St. Luke's locations have chapels to address the spiritual needs of patients, families and staff, but in 2010 Meridian's chapel space was reallocated for patient care due to lack of space. In 2012 a group of staff members began a grassroots fundraising campaign to construct a new chapel. Glass provides light and color in the small but expansive space. Read more...

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