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  • Adler Windows appointed Brian Greenspan its director of operations. Greenspan will oversee project engineering, project management and field operations. His previous roles include vice president of Sundial Schwartz Inc. and Glass Division manager with Manhattan Shade & Glass. “Bringing Brian on board was an easy decision,” says Adler Windows President, Ross Adler. “With more... more »
  •  Associated Materials, manufacturer of Alside, Gentek, Revere and Preservation branded windows, announced that its Central (Cuyahoga Falls) window manufacturing operation has been awarded the prestigious ISO 9001:2015 certification for meeting or exceeding rigorous quality assurance standards – and is one of only a few U.S. window companies with ISO 9001 certification, according to a... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems in conjunction with New York-Presbyterian/Queens Hospital and the Chinese American Nursing Association recently launched a special health initiative for its employees. On the morning of April 15, 2016, over 70 Crystal employees volunteered to be test screened free of charge for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The New York-Presbyterian/Queens... more »
  • Jeld-Wen Windows and Doors has earned the Greenguard Gold Certification. Greenguard Gold Certification is awarded by UL Environment, a division of Underwriters Laboratories, which provides an in-depth review and analysis of chemical emissions from Jeld-Wen's products. Greenguard Certified products aid in the creation of healthier indoor environments, and release fewer pollutants that... more »
  • Jeld-Wen launched the first of three training programs for builders, remodelers, architects and dealers. The company’s approach focuses on giving customers access to training when and where it’s most useful for their businesses, according to company officials. The training programs include mobile showrooms, regional learning centers, and e-learning courses.   "Given the... more »
  • The National Glass Association is now offering convenient access to the OSHA 10-Hour and OSHA 30-Hour online training courses hosted by the UL, a trusted source for OSHA-authorized training.  Upon successful course completion, trainees will receive a printable diploma and their OSHA card provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.  The OSHA courses hosted by UL are available for U.S.-... more »
  • Online registration for the upcoming Southeast Region Summer Meeting, June 15-16, is now open for AAMA members. The event will be held at The Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas. Register online at a reduced rate of $250 until May 18. Non-members must register by mail. more »
  • Simpson Door Co.'s 2015 Ideabook, produced in both print and interactive online formats, was honored as the Best Manufacturing Interactive application in the 2016 Internet Advertising Competition Awards.The online version of the Inspiration at Your Door Ideabook enables viewing of product videos and web content for multiple platforms, including mobile devices, for an immersive door... more »
  • Our industry's trade press has carried the news of some noteworthy fatalities due to accidents over the past year, and the industry has responded with increased emphasis on safety. The AAMA Western Region Winter Summit featured an outstanding presentation on this subject by a recognized expert, who has agreed to make his study available to a wider audience. Join us for a 45 minute session at 12:... more »
  • The U.S. Senate voted yesterday to pass the Energy Policy Modernization Act (S. 2012) by a vote of 85-12. This vote comes after the House of Representatives passed its energy bill last December (H.R. 8). The legislation makes several updates to the nation's energy policy. An amendment backed by the Window and Door Manufacturers Association was agreed to before the final vote. The inclusion of... more »