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  •     Chris Dimou, Roto North America’s president and CEO; David Souder, UCONN’s Dean School of Business; and Adam Bristol, Roto Frank of America’s Manufacturing Engineer     Chris Dimou, Roto North America’s president and CEO, and Adam Bristol, Roto Frank of America’s manufacturing engineer, recently attended and judged the Connecticut... more »
  •     Beaufort     Davidson Western Reflections, an ODL company, introduced two new decorative doorglass styles: Beaufort and Davidson. A member of the Traditional Style of products, Beaufort's wide, flat caming simulates traditional grille patterns. Beaufort offers medium privacy in a combination of square and rectangular shapes in three textures of glass... more »
  • Technology company Katerra Inc. selected Deceuninck North America as its window and patio door systems supply partner. Founded in 2015, Katerra applies tested systems approaches of industrialized global industries. Katerra combines expertise in architecture, engineering, design, material sourcing, manufacturing, logistics, technology and construction to provide a panelized, efficient approach to... more »
  • Unique Home Designs Inc., manufacturer of residential security doors, formed a new subsidiary, Advanced Screen Systems Inc., to support an exclusive distribution agreement with Meshtec International Co. Ltd. The new subsidiary will distribute Meshtec’s high-tensile strength stainless steel screen system to door and window manufacturers as an OEM offering and to the commercial building... more »
  • GED Integrated Solutions Inc. partnered with Mississauga, Ontario-based Ameri-Can to sell GED products within Canada. This joint agreement provides Ameri-Can with the complete line of GED glass fabrication systems, vinyl fabrication systems and software process solutions.   GED has had a strong presence in Canada for many years and recognizes the importance of... more »
  •       Marvin Windows and Doors united the brand with the Integrity Windows and Doors brand to be known simply as Marvin. The Marvin brand now represents all fenestration products previously known as Marvin Windows and Doors and Integrity Windows and Doors, with both of those brand logos now retired. The company also has reorganized its product portfolio and developed... more »
  • A fire broke out April 23 at a facility adjacent to one of Masonite International Corp.'s plants in Stockton, California, and spread to Masonite’s facility. There were no reported injuries to Masonite employees. The Masonite Stockton cut-stock facility was severely impacted and, after assessing the damage and communicating with affected employees, it is not expected to be restarted. For... more »
  • NCI Building Systems Inc., which recently merged with Ply Gem Building Products, will officially operate as Cornerstone Building Brands and trade under the ticker symbol “CNR” on the New York Stock Exchange effective May 24. The new name represents the company’s unified commitment to business transformation that will drive future growth and effectively serve customers and... more »
  • Machine manufacturer Erdman Automation Corp., Princeton, Minnesota, broke ground for a new 45,950-square-foot facility. The new facility is in addition to Erdman’s already more than 114,000-square-feet of manufacturing space. The new facility, which will be located next to Erdman Automation’s second production site in Princeton, will be dedicated to manufacturing Erdman’s high... more »
  •   Crystal Window & Door Systems earned top honors for its exhibit at the recent BuildingsNY Show, an annual major building design, construction, and property management industry trade show. BuildingsNY Show organizer, Reed Exhibitions, and the show’s major sponsors, the Associated Builders & Owners of Greater New York and New York Association of Realty Managers, awarded... more »