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  • Edgetech Europe GmbH announced that beginningin Spring 2016, its Heinsberg, Germany, facility will begin producing Super Spacer TriSeal Premium Plus. A non-metal warm-edge spacer system with integrally incorporated desiccant for both residential and light commercial insulating glass units, Super Spacer TriSeal Premium Plus is a Passive House-certified product that... more »
  •  Associated Materials, manufacturer of Alside, Gentek, Revere and Preservation branded windows, announced that its Central (Cuyahoga Falls) window manufacturing operation has been awarded the prestigious ISO 9001:2015 certification for meeting or exceeding rigorous quality assurance standards – and is one of only a few U.S. window companies with ISO 9001 certification, according to a... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems in conjunction with New York-Presbyterian/Queens Hospital and the Chinese American Nursing Association recently launched a special health initiative for its employees. On the morning of April 15, 2016, over 70 Crystal employees volunteered to be test screened free of charge for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The New York-Presbyterian/Queens... more »
  • Jeld-Wen Windows and Doors has earned the Greenguard Gold Certification. Greenguard Gold Certification is awarded by UL Environment, a division of Underwriters Laboratories, which provides an in-depth review and analysis of chemical emissions from Jeld-Wen's products. Greenguard Certified products aid in the creation of healthier indoor environments, and release fewer pollutants that... more »
  • Jeld-Wen launched the first of three training programs for builders, remodelers, architects and dealers. The company’s approach focuses on giving customers access to training when and where it’s most useful for their businesses, according to company officials. The training programs include mobile showrooms, regional learning centers, and e-learning courses.   "Given the... more »
  • Simpson Door Co.'s 2015 Ideabook, produced in both print and interactive online formats, was honored as the Best Manufacturing Interactive application in the 2016 Internet Advertising Competition Awards.The online version of the Inspiration at Your Door Ideabook enables viewing of product videos and web content for multiple platforms, including mobile devices, for an immersive door... more »
  • AmesburyTruth announces it will construct a “Center of Excellence” facility in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The new building will enable the design, development, testing and manufacturing of window and door components. “Building construction continues to see sustained recovery while the demand for windows and doors will likely accelerate over the next five years,” says Mike... more »
  • DSA Doors opened a new service center in Mooresville, North Carolina as a value-added resource for its distributors. DSA’s main service center is located in Raleigh and an additional satellite showroom is in Wilmington, North Carolina. DSA plans to open a new location June 1 in Franklin, Tennessee with future plans for locations in Florida. Localizing DSA products and services in core... more »
  • Innovative Chemical Products Group acquired Fomo Products Inc., which it will integrate into its ICP Adhesives and Sealants Inc. division. “We are enthusiastic to join the ICP Adhesives team,” says Stefan Gantenbein, president and COO of Fomo Products. “The opportunity for continued growth and our complementary cultures make this an ideal fit.” Gantenbein was named... more »
  • Quaker Windows and Doors opened a new vinyl window and door manufacturing facility in Vienna, Missouri. The new 185,000 square foot facility will allow Quaker to significantly increase production capacity of its residential and light commercial vinyl products, the company reports, and says it has experienced considerable growth across the U.S. in all its sales divisions. “This new... more »