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  • A Roto AG roof window manufacturing plant in Bad Mergentheim, Germany has recently been selected as the best factory in Germany for 2010, the company reports.  The facility received the Industrial Excellence Award known throughout Germany and presented to such companies BMW, Siemens and Fujitsu during the past 15 years. The roof window plant was cited for operating within a highly... more »
  • Natural Resources Canada has recognized All Weather Windows with the 2010 Energy Star Market Transformation Award for window, door and skylight manufacturers. The Alberta-based manufacturer was honored along with several other companies at an award ceremony in Ottawa last week.   “It is heartening to be recognized by Energy Star for our dedication to producing environmentally-... more »
  • From June 14 to July 4, Gorell Windows & Doors will donate a portion of every sale of windows that incorporate its Eco Master glass system to the National Audubon Society, the company reports. Collected funds will be provided to the Audubon Gulf Coast Oil Spill Recovery Fund to help aid birds already suffering the oil’s deadly effects, protect now-unharmed wildlife in the path of the... more »
  • The Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership has named Mathews Brothers the recipient of this year’s Maine MEP Manufacturing Excellence Award.  The award was presented to the 156-year-old window manufacturer in a ceremony at its plant in Belfast, Maine, yesterday. “The award is presented to Mathews Brothers in recognition of the company's success in achieving world-class... more »
  • For the second year in a row, FeneTech Inc. has been been honored with Crain’s Leading Edge award for middle-market companies in Northeast Ohio.  Ron Crowl, president, and other FeneTech staff members accepted the award at a dinner in Cleveland in late May. The awards recognize companies for "value creation." FeneTech was cited for doubling revenues since 2008 through... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems marked the completion of its 20th year of operation on May 15. Started two decades ago by Taiwanese-American immigrant Thomas Chen with a small Queens, N.Y., operation fabricating aluminum windows, the company celebrated its anniversary milestone in numerous ways over the past 12 months, culminating in a grand 800-guest gala banquet attended by employees and... more »
  • Once again in October, Window & Door will honor our Dealers of the Year. Saluting “excellence in the middle,” this annual program recognizes today’s leaders within the industry's channels of distribution. Our winners represent the best in sales, marketing, delivery, service and installation and more. Nominations for Window & Door's 2010 Dealers of the... more »
  • All Weather Windows is choosing green electricity for its commercial division in Alberta with Bullfrog Power, Canada’s 100 percent green electricity provider. The Edmonton-based window and door manufacturer joins a growing list of organizations in Alberta choosing local wind power to reduce their environmental footprint and support the province’s growing renewable power industry,... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems recently began shipment of its vinyl window products to a new residential development under construction in mainland China. The New York-based manufacturer recently shipped 185 windows for model homes in the the Molida Estate Villas development located in Tianjin, China. An American style home in China featuring Crystal vinyl windows. Crystal plans to... more »
  • Reflecting the priority placed on a safe work environment, two of Caldwell Manufacturing Co. North America LLC's facilities recently celebrated safety milestones of operating 1,000 days without a lost-time accident. The number of days without accidents equates to more than 500,000 safe work hours, company officials note. Employees at the balance hardware supplier's manufacturing plants in... more »