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  • OSI, a U.S.-based brand of professional-grade construction adhesives and sealants, named Window-Fix a partner. Window-Fix employs more than 30 fenestration experts who have completed the OSI Certified Installer Program for the use with the OSI QUAD Window & Door System. "The quality and knowledge inherent in OSI's products and specialized formulations is well recognized by... more »
  • Jeld-Wen acquired Breezway, a manufacturer of residential and commercial louvre window systems based in Brisbane, Australia. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The purchase represents the company’s third acquisition from Australia in recent months. Breezway’s louvre window incorporates a unique design for passive ventilation and high-end style, according to Jeld-Wen. The... more »
  • Vinyl Window Designs Ltd. secured a new, larger facility in the North York area, 10 minutes south of its current location in Ontario. The new 200,000-square-foot facility will provide additional capacity, allowing the company to meet current and future demands under one roof, according to VWD.  The new facility will include an expanded insulating glass unit department as well as... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host an online contest for players to win discounts on FenestrationMasters courses and exams. The game will be played on LinkedIn every Monday and Twitter every Wednesday, at 12:30 p.m. EDT from September 12 through October 12, as well as during the GlassBuild America show October 19-21 in Las Vegas. The contest will feature quiz questions... more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems renamed its industrial property in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, the Crystal Pennsylvania Business Park. The 226-acre site was formerly known in the real estate community as Benton Park. Crystal Windows operates a growing fenestration manufacturing operation in the existing 336,000-square-foot building on the property, acquired in 2015. According to the... more »
  • Integrity Windows and Doors announced the winners of its 2016 Red Diamond Achiever Awards to honor the exceptional work of licensed builders, remodelers and architects who use Integrity windows and doors in their projects. A nationally recognized panel of industry professionals selected five winners, based on projects that demonstrated outstanding creativity, unique architecture, complexity,... more »
  • Tom Barnett, senior director of programs, joined the National Fenestration Rating Council  in March 2016. He has engineering and product development experience from organizations such as Georgia Pacific, Masco and Newell Window/Kirsch. He brings a strong background in the technical needs of an organization to benefit NFRC. Barnett has set clear goals for the immediate future of programs.... more »
  • PGT Industries Inc. appointed Brent Boydston as vice president of sales. Boydston reports directly to Jeff Jackson, president and COO. Boydston’s responsibilities will include overseeing day-to-day operations for all aspects of sales, as well as PGT's multi-brand sales strategy. Boydston has over 25 years of sales experience. Prior to joining PGT, he served as the vice president of sales... more »
  •   Andrei Aderca has joined the Roto North America team as a Senior Product Engineer. With a strong background in engineering and manufacturing design, Aderca has more than 20 years’ experience and a master’s degree in mechanical engineering. Aderca worked most recently with Assa Abloy in mechanical and electro-mechanical exit device design and testing. His experience also... more »
  • Window & Door Dealer Days, taking place in conjunction with GlassBuild America October 19-20 in Las Vegas, will feature Window & Door magazine Dealer of the Year award winners as speakers for the Keynote Panel Discussion: Designing a Dream Showroom, according to The Window & Door Dealers Alliance. Participating Dealer of the Year award winners are Cori Brown, Franklin Window &... more »