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  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host two instructor training classes for its InstallationMasters Training and Certification Program, both to be held at the AAMA headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois. The Original Program covers both new and replacement window and door installation, and will be held Jan. 8-12, 2018. The Replacement Program will cover only replacement and... more »
  •     Fielkow Keynote speaker, business leader and author Brian Fielkow delivered 12 principles for “driving to perfection” when it comes to company culture, as well as the best ways to lead people safely in the workplace, during the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2017 National Fall Conference in Greenville, South Carolina. He laid out six principles... more »
  •     Collins The American Architectural Manufacturers Association is presenting an overview of the window and door industry on Tuesday, November 14, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EST. All interested parties are welcome; registration is required and complimentary. Michael Collins, managing director of Building Industry Advisors LLC will discuss the macroeconomic environment and... more »
  •     Lavrich The timely topic of wind and water-related codes was addressed at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association 2017 National Fall Conference. Dan Lavrich, P.E. and owner of Lavrich & Associates Consulting Engineers presented "Wind, Water, Codes, Coverage: Myths & Realities." Lavrich is active in building code development in Florida and... more »
  •     Williams The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a free webinar, “7 Steps You Can Take Today to Improve and Protect Your LinkedIn Profile,” on December 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST. All interested parties are welcome; registration is required and complimentary. Information from the upcoming webinar was presented by AAMA... more »
  • Manufacturing Day, sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers as an event to inspire the next generation of manufacturers, took place October 6, 2017. During this annual celebration of modern manufacturing, manufacturers around the country invited their communities—including students, educators, businesspeople, media, and politicians—to their facilities in a... more »
  • The organizers for Fensterbau Frontale recently updated the industry on preparations for the upcoming 30th anniversary show, to be held March 21-24, 2018 at the Exhibition Centre, Nuremberg, Germany. Following a record-breaking event with 110,581 visitors (in combination with Holz-Handwerk) in 2016, organizers report that around 95 percent of the stand areas have been reserved for 2018. A new... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association announced dates for the WDMA-Northeast Winter Conference, which will be held in Philadelphia on January 22-23, 2018. The event will begin with an opening welcome reception the evening of January 22, with the conference, to include updates on legislative, regulatory and code issues, exhibitors and networking opportunities for manufacturers and... more »
  • Manufacturing Day, sponsored by the National Association of Manufacturers as an event to inspire the next generation of manufacturers, will be held October 6, 2017. During this annual celebration of modern manufacturing, manufacturers around the country will invite their communities—including students, educators, businesspeople, media, and politicians—to their... more »
  •       There was a sense of optimistic uncertainty as GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo opened its doors just a day after Hurricane (then tropical depression) Irma moved through western Georgia and into Alabama. Uncertainty coupled with determination to make the event—no matter the circumstances—worthwhile for exhibitors and attendees.... more »