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  • Virginia Carver of Windows Inc. and Huttig Building Products’ Elizabeth Neal are the winners of Therma-Tru’s 2015 “Unlock the Opportunities” national sweepstakes. The online game drew thousands of players and, in addition to the two grand prize winners, the company reported that it awarded prizes to 344 other players. The "Puzzle Perfect" sweepstakes game... more »
  •   Lisec officials broke ground on the new service and training center at the company's main production site in Seitenstetten, Austria. The group of companies invested roughly $3 million into the globally active service department. Lisec plans to construct a 1,200-square-meter machine hall and a 950-square-meter office wing. The future exhibition and training hall will serve... more »
  • Three of MFM Building Products’ window flashing tapes now have ICC Approval, the company reports. WindowWrap PSX-20, WindowWrap PowerBond and WindowWrap White meet the ICC-ES Acceptance Criteria for Flexible Flashing Materials (AC148), IBC and IRC 2015 standards. These flashing tapes also comply with AAMA 711, as a result of independent, third-party testing.PSX-20 is a patented, aluminized... more »
  • Deceuninck North America made its compounding expertise available through a variety of capabilities and services. Deceuninck reports that its precision polymer compounding goes beyond blending to proprietary additive chemistry, patented processes, advanced engineering and complete solutions that create real market advantage. “Our deep expertise and understanding of additive systems,... more »
  • Jeld-Wen acquired Dooria AS, which it reports is one of the largest manufacturers of wooden doors in the Nordics, and a leading provider of residential and commercial doors in the Swedish and Norwegian markets. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Dooria, headquartered in Oslo, Norway, has three door manufacturing locations in Sweden and employs approximately 200 people. The 68 year-old... more »
  • LaCantina Doors was named to the 2015 Platinum List by luxury coastal lifestyle magazine Ocean Home. The Platinum List recognizes the leaders in coastal living and design by showcasing award winning companies and individuals. This year’s Platinum List attracted more than 500 nominations in 16 categories from window and doors, to coastal architecture and interior design, custom builders,... more »
  • Pella Corporation signed a lease agreement with Merchandise Mart LLC for a 7,000 square foot permanent showroom in LuxeHome at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart, which the company says is the world’s largest collection of premier boutiques for home building and renovation. Pella will showcase its expertise in crafting the finest windows, doors, blinds and shades and join more than 30 premier... more »
  • LaCantina Doors was selected to the annual list of San Diego’s 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2015 by the San Diego Business Journal. This is the 12th year of producing the listing, and LaCantina’s third consecutive appearance in it. The list represents the efforts of companies from many industries and disciplines that have succeeded by innovation sustaining their business... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation completed the sale of Premdor, S.A.S., Masonite’s door business in France, to an investment fund managed by Perceva S.A.S., a Paris-based independent investment firm, for nominal consideration. Premdor S.A.S. had net sales of approximately $127 million for the year ended December 28, 2014 and over 680 employees. “The sale of our business in France... more »
  • Five types of glazed units have been added to Press Glass’ acoustic glazed product line, which already includes 75 different acoustic glazed units. The new glazed units have the weighted acoustic resistance of 40 to 45 decibel. Each of the new types of glazed units have undergone appropriate tests and are properly certified for acoustic resistance, according to the company. more »