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  • BM Windows moved to a new facility, which will house its expanded showroom, warehouse and offices. The new space is in the same business park, but comprises two suites and roughly doubles the company’s square footage. “We are so excited about our new location. We have been looking to move for quite some time now,” says owner Michal Bohm, who reports that the new location... more »
  • Colorado Congressman Scott Tipton will be the featured speaker at the Washington Briefing Breakfast at the 2016 WDMA Spring Meeting & Legislative Conference, held April 18-20 at the Renaissance Dupont Hotel in Washington D.C. Tipton, who has represented Colorado’s third district since 2011 and is co-founder of the Congressional Small Business Caucus, will speak from 7 a.m.-8:45 a.m. on... more »
  • CRL-U.S. Aluminum added six new members to its national sales team. David Ham, who will cover north Texas and Oklahoma City, has over 35 years of architectural aluminum sales experience with the company. Leslie Miller, who will cover Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, joins CRL-U.S. Aluminum after 20 years as a sales consultant for Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope. Jeff Tate, who will cover South... more »
  • Quanex Building Products will exhibit and present at Glass Performance Days on April 9, and China Glass 2016 from April 11-14 in Shanghai at the New International Expo Centre in Hall W1-491. Quanex will display its TruPlas Spacer, a rigid glass-reinforced thermoplastic spacer technology, as well as its Super Spacer, TriSeal, Duraseal and Duralite warm edge spacer systems. “We have always... more »
  • Roto Frank exhibited product lines from two recently acquired companies at the Fensterbau Frontale trade show, held March 16-19 in Nuremberg, Germany. Roto Frank’s booth featured products from the Deventer Group, which makes sealing profiles for windows, doors, gates, frames and glazing, and from Peder Nielsen, a supplier of hardware systems for outward-opening windows and doors. The booth... more »
  • Andersen Windows & Doors was awarded an Energy Star Partner of the Year—Product Brand Owner Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The recognition was reportedly awarded for the company’s contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by manufacturing energy-efficient products and educating consumers about energy efficiency. Andersen cited several Energy Star-... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors will provide several resources and activities to employees to promote Window Safety Week, observed April 3-9 by the AAMA Window Safety Task Force and the National Safety Council. MI will play window safety videos on interactive information boards in its facilities, and provide coloring activities for children of employees. “We stress the safety of our team within our... more »
  • Weather Shield Windows & Doors launched the Visions 3500 Series of vinyl windows and doors, available in double hung, single hung, casement, awning, single slider and direct-set picture windows, and traditional and French-style sliding patio doors. “The Visions 3500 Series comprises the best vinyl products we’ve ever made,” says Weather Shield brand manager Dave Koester.... more »
  • 3M introduced Thinsulate window film, a transparent insulating film applied directly to existing windows. Thinsulate films block UV rays and can reduce heat loss up to 38 percent, according to the company. “Window films have been proving their worth in residential and commercial applications since 3M received the first sun control window film patent 50 years ago, and Thinsulate technology... more »
  • CGI appointed Brian Covey director of sales, where he will oversee sales, business development and project estimating. Covey previously served as regional sales manager for PGT in the Southeast Florida region from 2012 to 2016. Before joining PGT, he served as an area sales manager for Masco Cabinetry. “Bringing Brian on board was an easy decision,” says CGI vice president and general... more »