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  • In an expansion of the VistaLuxe Collection, Kolbe introduced a VistaLuxe complementary sliding patio door and contemporary Madison hardware. VistaLuxe complementary sliding patio doors allow the view to take center stage, with 3-inch stiles and top rail and a 5-inch bottom rail. Two panel, three panel, and four panel configurations are available in sizes up to 16 feet wide by 8 feet high.... more »
  • Western Window Systems launched its redesigned Volume Program website, westernvolumeprogram.com. The updated site builds on innovative features and a clean design that offers a more engaging experience when learning about the company’s Volume Program and products. The site allows users to better interact with Western Window Systems’ Volume Program online. By hovering over a link, a... more »
  • AmesburyTruth developed plans to construct a center of excellence manufacturing facility in Statesville, North Carolina. The new state-of the-art building will enable the design, development, testing, and manufacturing for window and door components. The new facility will positively position AmesburyTruth for future growth, company officials report. “The construction industry... more »
  • Coinciding with National Manufacturing Week, Crystal Window & Door Systems celebrated its first full year in Northeast Pennsylvania with an Anniversary Open House on Oct. 5. During the past year, the company renovated a significant portion of the building, started producing windows and hired almost 50 employees. Over 75 guests including members of the local business community, government... more »
  • Endura Products Inc. filed a patent infringement lawsuit against GPI Millworks. The lawsuit asserts, among other things, that GPI allegedly infringed Endura’s rights in certain U.S. patents, granted by the U.S. Government and owned by Endura, related to two of Endura’s door component products, which the lawsuit asserts are being marketed and sold by GPI Millworks as the Outswing Door... more »
  • Loewen published new Building Information Modeling content, available for download on the Loewen website. Architects and dealers can access 3D models of 80 percent of actively specified products in Revit and SketchUp platforms, including features for architectural design, engineering and construction. Files are complimentary and no password is required. Current models have a full range of options... more »
  • La Loma Windows & Doors by Loewen is now Loewen Vero Collection. The operations of Vero Collection remain in Tucson, Arizona, and will be supported by the Loewen operations and dealer network. The Vero products will be offered under the following brands: VeroSteel windows and doors and VeroCore, constructed with Accoya wood. more »
  • Roto Frank of America introduced its new Alversa sliding patio door hardware system. According to the company, the system facilitates quick and efficient installation and makes it easier and faster to add or modify components. Key features include a universal central locking system, a universal handle and a modular sliding system. "The Roto Alversa Sliding Patio Door system was developed as... more »
  • Windows suitable for passive house construction are now available through Earthwise Windows of Albany, New York, known locally as PVC Industries. Earthwise Windows developed the Revolution window system with passive housing requirements in mind. The triple-glazed windows feature a seven-chambered sash and a continuous triple weather seal. The window can achieve thermal performance ratings of R-7... more »
  • Madico Inc., a fully owned subsidiary of Lintec USA Holdings Inc., entered into an agreement to market The Total Window Solution, a new daylighting/solar-control film solution for windows, with SerraLux, a global daylighting technology company with offices in the U.S. and Europe. The Total Window Solution leverages SerraGlaze Daylight Redirecting Film, SerraLux's flagship product, with Madico's... more »