April 6, 2016
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will hold a webinar on April 12 at 11:30 EDT to discuss the role of daylighting in current energy and sustainable codes, as well as advanced building design, daylighting strategies and methods, and the science behind the measurements. Vice president of product enterprise for Solatube International Inc., Neall Digert, Ph.D., MIES, will lead the... more »
April 5, 2016
GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo moved up the ranks of the Trade Show News Network's list of Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States, landing at No. 169 for its 2015 event. The TSNN list represents the top 250 trade shows held last year in the U.S. ranked by net square footage. GlassBuild America has moved up 15 spots over the past three years.
Returning to Las Vegas October... more »
March 30, 2016
Colorado Congressman Scott Tipton will be the featured speaker at the Washington Briefing Breakfast at the 2016 WDMA Spring Meeting & Legislative Conference, held April 18-20 at the Renaissance Dupont Hotel in Washington D.C.
Tipton, who has represented Colorado’s third district since 2011 and is co-founder of the Congressional Small Business Caucus, will speak from 7 a.m.-8:45 a.m. on... more »
March 22, 2016
Fensterbau Frontale India held its 6th annual exhibition and conference in Mumbai from February 25-27, which hosted more than 4,000 buyers.
Events included a presentation on PVC profile manufacturing, performance and durability by Kömmerling and a panel discussion on net zero architecture featuring a bevy of architects.
“This is our second consecutive successful participation at Fensterbau... more »
March 22, 2016
The Fensterbau Frontale and Holz-Handwerk trade fairs, held March 16-19 in Nuremberg, Germany, saw a record 110,581 attendees over the four days of the shows. The second day set the single-day attendance record at the convention center with 38,568 visitors.
Fensterbau hosted 796 exhibitors from 37 countries, with Italy, Poland and Turkey the most represented after Germany. The fully-booked venue... more »
March 22, 2016
The National Glass Association and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance will open registration for GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo will open May 9, 2016. Discounted early-bird registration prices run through May 31, with NGA and WDDA members receiving special member rates.
Returning to Las Vegas October 19-21, GlassBuild America 2016 will feature Express Learning, the... more »
March 18, 2016
The National Glass Association (NGA) and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance (WDDA) are pleased to announce that due to increased demand, the GlassBuild America trade show floor has been expanded to include an additional hall. The additional hall will add approximately 50,000 net square feet of exhibit space to accommodate even more exhibiting companies. NGA\WDDA has also announced the... more »
March 8, 2016
The safety, security and quality of windows, doors and facades will be hot topics at Fensterbau Frontale, held March 16-19 in Nuremburg, Germany.
The show “Success through Safety, Quality + Security,” at booths 415 and 515 in Hall 1, will provide information on standards, laws, testing processes and quality assurance, as well as the monitoring and certification of building components... more »
March 8, 2016
The “Golden Window” award will be handed out for the first time at Fensterbau Frontale, held March 16-19 in Nuremburg, Germany.
The award, given out since 2012 by Russian publisher OKNA Media to the 20 leading window manufacturing companies in Russia for excellence in customer advisory services, will be presented on March 18 at 3 p.m. in the Seoul Room of the Exhibition Centre... more »
February 23, 2016
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association hosted its 79th Annual Conference last week in Huntington Beach, California, where topics of life cycle, safety and marketing to Millennials topped the agenda.
The group heard several updates about life cycle assessment and environmental product declaration activities. AAMA has been part of a joint industry task group dedicated to... more »