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  • Cardinal IG Cos. plans to develop a 250,000-square-foot, build-to-suit advanced glass manufacturing facility, in Buckeye, Arizona, where it has purchased 77 acres of land, according to a Commercial Property Executive article. “This property offered a development-ready site with good access...and the ability to efficiently serve California and other regional markets,” Marc... more »
  • Kömmerling will bring its super-size lift and slide door to GlassBuild America, booth No. 673. Manufactured at Kömmerling’s new plant in Huntsville, Alabama, the lift and slide door accommodates openings of up to 21 1/2 feet wide by 9 1/2 feet tall with just two sashes, helping to maximize the passage of light, while operating at the slightest push, according to the company. Double or... more »
  • OSI, a U.S.-based brand of professional-grade construction adhesives and sealants, named Window-Fix a partner. Window-Fix employs more than 30 fenestration experts who have completed the OSI Certified Installer Program for the use with the OSI QUAD Window & Door System. "The quality and knowledge inherent in OSI's products and specialized formulations is well recognized by... more »
  • Jeld-Wen acquired Breezway, a manufacturer of residential and commercial louvre window systems based in Brisbane, Australia. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The purchase represents the company’s third acquisition from Australia in recent months. Breezway’s louvre window incorporates a unique design for passive ventilation and high-end style, according to Jeld-Wen. The... more »
  • Vinyl Window Designs Ltd. secured a new, larger facility in the North York area, 10 minutes south of its current location in Ontario. The new 200,000-square-foot facility will provide additional capacity, allowing the company to meet current and future demands under one roof, according to VWD.  The new facility will include an expanded insulating glass unit department as well as... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems renamed its industrial property in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, the Crystal Pennsylvania Business Park. The 226-acre site was formerly known in the real estate community as Benton Park. Crystal Windows operates a growing fenestration manufacturing operation in the existing 336,000-square-foot building on the property, acquired in 2015. According to the... more »
  • Andersen Corporation released its fifth annual Corporate Sustainability Report: Window to a Better World. Available online, the CSR highlights several company milestones that connect Andersen’s longstanding values and commitment to sustainable practices, with forward momentum along its sustainability journey, the company reports. The 2015 CSR illustrates how the company advanced new... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors launched a new branding campaign with an entirely new look and feel, including a new logo, tagline, literature and website. The company, which has a longstanding track record serving the new construction market, has a renewed focus on remodeling and replacement with high-quality window offerings. “Our branding efforts are based on MI’s desire to make the buying... more »
  • Window World secured the top spot for exterior/replacement contractor for the 10th consecutive year in Qualified Remodeler’s Top 500. The list recognizes the nation's largest remodeling firms for significant and sustained success based on installed remodeling dollar volume, total years in business, community service, industry association membership, certification and awards. Window World... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation is one of 11 companies recognized by Green Builder Media as a 2016 Eco-Leader. The title honors companies that provide exceptional examples of creative solutions that help limit a company's environmental impact, according to a press release issued on PR Newswire. Masonite reports it was selected as an Eco-Leader for its innovative uses of waste to improve... more »