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  • Technoform Glass Insulation North America partnered with Coniston Products Ltd., a wholesaler based in Delta, British Columbia, that will now offer TGI's products for commercial and residential IG systems. “We’re looking forward to working with Coniston to reach more Canadian customers,” says Brian Stephens, TGI NA’s market team member. “We see significant... more »
  • Vi-Lux Building Products Inc. has added 15 percent to its extrusion capacity, in addition to extra infrastructure capabilities to support an additional 15 percent increase later this year. In the last several years, the company's extrusion capacity has increased by 60 percent, it reports. Vi-Lux reports it also has added 16 new profiles to its product line. Coupled with its entrance... more »
  • Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co. named Jeff De Lonay as company president and appointed him to the board of directors. De Lonay will report to Judy Gorski, CEO. Michael Salsieder retired from this position at the beginning of April. De Lonay has served as executive vice president for the last four years, as president of Kolbe’s subsidiary Point Five Windows & Doors for the last six years... more »
  • Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork Co., Inc. named Jeff De Lonay president and appointed him to the board of directors, reporting to Judy Gorski, CEO. Michael Salsieder retired from this position at the beginning of April. De Lonay has served as executive vice president for the last four years, as president of Kolbe’s subsidiary Point Five Windows & Doors for the last six years, and as vice... more »
  • Denver-based Colorado Sunroom & Window Distributors hasmoved into a new centrally located Denver facility at 641 South Jason Street.“Our new facility takes us to a new level of professionalism. The showroom features state-of-the art window, door, sunroom and patio cover products,” says company founder, Tom Thompson, Jr. The spacious new building offers potential clients the... more »
  • Shelter Products Inc. announced the launch of its Therma-Tru door line, which it is calling Elegant Entrys. “We will be carrying a complete line of steel and fiberglass door, sidelite, and transom products. We will offer a full palette of solid color and stain pre-finish options beginning today,” says Aaron Lambrecht, president. The company will officially kick off the Elegant... more »
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency named Soft-Lite Windows a winner of the 2014 Energy Star Partner of the Year Award for its contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by manufacturing energy-efficient products and educating consumers about energy efficiency. Soft-Lite will be honored in Washington, D.C., on April 29 for its leadership in manufacturing products that earn the Energy... more »
  • At today's Window and Door Manufacturers Association Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C., the board of directors elected Steve Donner, general manager of Weiland Sliding Doors & Windows, an Andersen company, as the association's 2014-2015 chair. Donner replaces outgoing chair Mike Salsieder of Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork. "WDMA has been at the forefront... more »
  • AGC Glass Company North America has launched “Out-Star Energy Star,” an effort targeted at window manufacturers, with the goal of providing easy access to performance data and other information to help meet the more stringent Energy Star 6.0 criteria. The company website has been updated significantly to include additional performance data and configuration comparisons, with an... more »
  • Chelsea Building Products announced that the 400I Series, its latest window offering for the impact and coastal markets, has passed the rigorous testing required for Miami-Dade County, Fla. Specifically, it meets the Miami-Dade County Large Missile TAS201, TAS202, TAS203, High Velocity Hurricane Zone and Miami-Dade requirements. Passing the Miami-Dade test means that the 400I also passes Wind... more »