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June 6, 2017
From Glass Magazine
Top 50 Glaziers 2017 Annual Report
2016 marked the third year of robust growth for U.S. glazing contractors. Seventy-four percent of Top 50 Glaziers reported year-over-year growth from 2015 to 2016, and combined sales for all Top 50 companies reached $3.79 billion. 

Industry news
Gas Explosion Causes Minor Injuries, Interrupts Operations at Guardian DeWitt Plant
Thermoseal Group Purchases the Assets of North Western Lead
PPG Withdraws Proposal for AkzoNobel
Adelio Lattuada Srl Establishes Lattuada North America Inc. in Ohio
Forel North America Expands North American Headquarters
Keystone Certifications Inc. Moves to Larger Office Space
People news
Western Window Systems Makes Personnel Changes in Sales, Marketing, Human Resources
Event news
Registration Opens for GlassBuild America
IGMA Opens Registration for Summer Conference
NACC to Host Technical Webinar
Product Spotlight
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Reconsidering the 40-Hour-Plus Work Week
By Pete de Gorter
In 2017, it’s possible to get more done in less time. A good thing, right? But, modern advances can also create an insatiable appetite for work. Higher productivity has mostly translated to a requirement of more output on an individual basis. How can we adapt to thwart this potential problem?
From the Fabricator: The 90% Rule
By Max Perilstein
I know I have talked at length about the AIA show over the last few weeks, but one more item came up and I honestly could not resist sharing it here and commenting. On the front of the AIA Expo 2018 website there was a statistic that simply blew me away.
Great Glazing
Kansas University Glass Basketball Mural

Contract glazier,Kennedy Glass
Glass manufacturer: Pilkington
Interlayer supplier: Kuraray America
Glass fabricator: 
Digital printer Dip-Tech

A glass mural, measuring 66 feet-1-inch wide by 12 feet -4-inches tall, depicts the history of basketball at Kansas University. Made from thirteen digitally printed panels, the wall serves a functional and aesthetic purpose as a decorative guardrail. The laminated panels present a series of high-resolution images that appear as one seamless, long mural. Read more...



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