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  • Virginia Carver of Windows Inc. and Huttig Building Products’ Elizabeth Neal are the winners of Therma-Tru’s 2015 “Unlock the Opportunities” national sweepstakes. The online game drew thousands of players and, in addition to the two grand prize winners, the company reported that it awarded prizes to 344 other players. The "Puzzle Perfect" sweepstakes game... more »
  • WTS Paradigm was included on the Inc. 5000 list for the second time, ranking 3,951st on the 2015 Inc. list. The 34th annual Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy: America’s independent entrepreneurs. This year, the Inc. 500|5000, unveiled online at Inc.com, saw the average... more »
  • For the second year in a row, Western Window Systems has been included in Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 5000, a ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. The designer and manufacturer of door and window systems made the 2015 list with a three-year sales growth of 279 percent. “Our extraordinary growth is driven by a dynamic team focused on... more »
  •   Lisec officials broke ground on the new service and training center at the company's main production site in Seitenstetten, Austria. The group of companies invested roughly $3 million into the globally active service department. Lisec plans to construct a 1,200-square-meter machine hall and a 950-square-meter office wing. The future exhibition and training hall will serve... more »
  • Three of MFM Building Products’ window flashing tapes now have ICC Approval, the company reports. WindowWrap PSX-20, WindowWrap PowerBond and WindowWrap White meet the ICC-ES Acceptance Criteria for Flexible Flashing Materials (AC148), IBC and IRC 2015 standards. These flashing tapes also comply with AAMA 711, as a result of independent, third-party testing.PSX-20 is a patented, aluminized... more »
  • AmesburyTruth named Steve Klein its U.S. Western region solutions sales manager for balance systems. Klein brings more than 29 years of experience in the architectural glass and hardware industries serving both residential and commercial markets. Klein served as a technical manufactures sales representative utilizing AmesburyTruth products to help residential and commercial customers overcome... more »
  • Deceuninck North America made its compounding expertise available through a variety of capabilities and services. Deceuninck reports that its precision polymer compounding goes beyond blending to proprietary additive chemistry, patented processes, advanced engineering and complete solutions that create real market advantage. “Our deep expertise and understanding of additive systems,... more »
  • Last week, legislation was introduced in the U.S. Senate that would reform the Environmental Protection Agency's Lead: Renovation, Repair and Painting (LRRP) Rule to reduce the burden the rule has placed on the home retrofit market while protecting pregnant women and small children from lead hazards, the Window & Door Manufacturers Association reports. The "Lead Exposure Reduction... more »
  • Jeld-Wen acquired Dooria AS, which it reports is one of the largest manufacturers of wooden doors in the Nordics, and a leading provider of residential and commercial doors in the Swedish and Norwegian markets. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Dooria, headquartered in Oslo, Norway, has three door manufacturing locations in Sweden and employs approximately 200 people. The 68 year-old... more »
  • LaCantina Doors was named to the 2015 Platinum List by luxury coastal lifestyle magazine Ocean Home. The Platinum List recognizes the leaders in coastal living and design by showcasing award winning companies and individuals. This year’s Platinum List attracted more than 500 nominations in 16 categories from window and doors, to coastal architecture and interior design, custom builders,... more »