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  • Tanglewood Conservatories, manufacturer of conservatories, greenhouses, pool enclosures, skylights and domes, has been named the exclusive Mid-Atlantic dealer of Brombal windows and doors. The new partnership expands Tanglewood’s product line and gives its customers further access to a wide variety of hand-crafted, high-quality, custom designed products.  “Tanglewood is... more »
  • Altus Capital Partners, an investment firm focused on middle market manufacturing companies in the United States, acquired GED Integrated Solutions Inc., according to a June 11 announcement. The acquisition will support GED’s continued growth, according to the release. The financial terms of the investment were not disclosed. “We are very excited to now be partnering with Altus... more »
  • Loewen is celebrating its 110th anniversary this year. The window and door manufacturer has had deep community roots in Steinbach, Manitoba since 1905. “We are proud of this milestone and want to recognize the dedication of all our employees, dealers and business partners throughout the years in helping build the company,” says Al Babiuk, president and CEO for Loewen. “This kind... more »
  • For the fourth consecutive year, Window World was the national presenting sponsor of the St. Jude Presents John Rich & Friends concert. During the festivities, Window World chairman and CEO, Tammy Whitworth, presented St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital with a check for $50,000, bringing the company’s total fundraising for the hospital to over $5 million. Window World’s... more »
  • Registration for the next American Architectural Manufacturers Association webinar is now open. On June 16, Dean Lewis, AAMA’s educational and technical information manager, will provide a complete explanation of the benefits, procedures, costs and study materials available to take full advantage of the FenestrationMasters professional education and certification program. The free webinar... more »
  • Masco Corporation’s board of directors has approved the previously-announced spin-off of TopBuild Corp., which will, upon completion of the spin-off, hold the assets and operations of Masco’s Installation and Other Services businesses. “Under the leadership of Jerry Volas as its Chief Executive Officer, I am confident that TopBuild is well positioned to operate as an independent... more »
  • Western Window Systems will be featured in the 2015 Pacific National Exhibition Prize Home. Built by modular homebuilder Karoleena, the 3,080-square-foot, LEED-certified residence was inspired by the lake view lot in Naramata, British Columbia where it will be relocated after the Fair. “We’re excited to be a part of the PNE Prize Home legacy,” says Ty Cranford, business... more »
  • Gateway Extrusions is expanding its Union, Missouri, facility. The company recently purchased the 129,000-square-foot production plant that it had been leasing, as well as adjacent properties, and is nearing completion of renovations to accommodate additional equipment coming online this year. The company so far has purchased the plant, renovated the space and acquired the first of several new... more »
  • Pleotint LLC formed a distribution partnership with CrystaLite Inc. wherein the Everett, Washington-based company will offer Suntuitive glass with its skylight and sunroom solutions. John Westerfield, marketing manager at CrystaLite, says his company has been seeing increased demand for dynamic glass from customers who are looking to block excessive heat and reduce glare from the sun without the... more »
  • Solar Innovations Inc. recently completed air, water, structural, and impact testing for the G3 Multi-Track 90° “No Post” Sliding Glass Door system. The system recently received a Florida Approval Product Number FL#17268.3 and can be found on the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation website. The tested units were glazed with 1 1/4" IGUs containing... more »