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  • Thomas Hogg joins Linetec as territory sales manager serving customers in the Southwest. Hogg has 16 years of experience in the construction and architectural building products industries, including new construction and renovation for residential and commercial markets. “I am looking forward to partnering with multiple manufacturers here in the Southwest that fulfill project owners’... more »
  • Loewen launched its redesigned website, which aims to provide Loewen’s partners and customers with content that is clear, up to date, and easy to access across all types of platforms, according to the company.  The site was redeveloped with feedback from many industry professionals. The company reports it provides a streamlined experience with improved navigation and easy access to... more »
  • MGM Industries hired Scott Sheffield as president to oversee all operations of the Hendersonville plant. Sheffield has more than 30 years of experience in vinyl window manufacturing.“Scott’s extensive and intimate knowledge of window manufacturing, extrusion, logistics and management put him at the top of our list,” explains Greg Schorr, CEO of the recently merged company.... more »
  • RPM acquired the assets of an Ontario based manufacturer, Maple Roll Forming. “This acquisition fits nicely into our growth plans and we are looking forward to building on the loyal customer base that Maple Roll Forming has established,” says a company release. “To our new clients, rest assured that we will do everything to strengthen your future with quality steel, and... more »
  • Soft-Lite Windows plans to introduce FlexScreen window screens into its window products this month. “Soft-Lite is constantly evolving. We are dedicated to continuously improving and introducing cutting-edge new products and options so that we, as well as our dealers and distributors, can remain at the forefront of the industry,” explains Tyson Schwartz, Soft-Lite’s vice... more »
  • Solar Innovations Inc. was recognized on Inc.’s 5000 list for 2015, which showcases the fastest growing privately-owned companies in America that have displayed noteworthy and steady revenue growth in the previous calendar year. The company reportedly made the list by exhibiting significant team growth and a steady net gain throughout 2014. Solar participates in Pennsylvania’s JCTC... more »
  • The California Statewide Codes & Standards Program updated the 2013 version of its Reference Ace Tool, designed to help users navigate the Title 24, Part 6 Standards documents. As before, keyword search capabilities and hyperlinks to allow users to jump directly to related sections, designed to make using the Standards documents easier. This new version links the relevant sections of the... more »
  • The National Association of Home Builders opened online registration for its 2016 NAHB International Builders' Show. The 2016 show, to be held in Las Vegas, Jan. 19-21, is part of the third annual Design & Construction Week, a co-location of IBS with the National Kitchen & Bath Association's Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. DCW 2016 will also include two partner events: The... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association created and released a new document laying out comparisons among three different rating systems for condensation on interior surfaces of fenestration products. While root causes vary with climate and occupancy, the formation of condensation on these surfaces in winter months is deemed problematic in almost all modern buildings. This document... more »
  • CRL-U.S. Aluminum’s production engineer manager, Naoufel Mourchid, received FenestrationMaster certification. Through the FenestrationMasters Program, run by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, industry professionals can attain certification that validates their industry expertise. “Naoufel's AAMA FenestrationMaster certification is an excellent example of our... more »