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  • The Detering Company acquired the assets of Bryan, Texas-based Weatherford Door & Window Co. The acquisition of Weatherford provides Detering with the ability to distribute and manufacture products and materials from Central Texas, the company reports. “We are excited to add Weatherford, well respected for its quality products and outstanding people, as a Detering Company, and we... more »
  • EnduroShield will be debuting its X-Line double-sided machine at GlassBuild America 2018. According to the company, the machine is fully automated and features efficient application and a user-friendly interface. It functions as both an in-line or stand-alone machine, and is designed to reduce costs and streamline factory flow. more »
  •   Jeld-Wen products were featured in a 2018 George Matsumoto Prize-winning project by Dallas-based smitharc architects. The project, a modern design of a residence in Durham, North Carolina, used Jeld-Wen metal clad wood Siteline windows and doors throughout. The addition of Jeld-Wen's Siteline products helped to create the high performance, dramatic effect that was necessary for... more »
  • Roto Fasco Canada installed a Frech die-cast machine in its Mississauga, Ontario, plant. According to the company, this addition will enable Roto North America to further expand its manufacturing of window and door hardware by increasing automation and producing at optimal capacity. Since its installation, it has given Roto a 20 percent increase in productivity with more parts and fewer rejects,... more »
  • Soft Tech held its first developers workshop from its head office in Auckland, New Zealand. A user group of Prime Die Holder customers were invited to the one-day workshop that was designed to act as a platform to generate discussions around what is working and what can be improved, as well as give customers some insight into where Soft Tech and V6 are headed in the future. The workshop kicked... more »
  • Vinylmax surpassed 2 million man hours without a lost time accident in their 150,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Hamilton, Ohio. With a focus on custom residential windows, Vinylmax utilizes specialized manufacturing equipment paired with exceptionally trained employees to produce more than 500,000 windows and doors annually. “The safety of our most important asset, our employees... more »
  •                  skai jet black                    skai Woodec At GlassBuild America 2018, Continental will introduce its new exterior coating, skai Woodec, and will showcase skai jet black, which premiered at GlassBuild America 2017. Skai jet black, which the company reports is the... more »
  • GED Integrated Solutions will exhibit several new products at this year's GlassBuild America 2018. GED will have two booths, encompassing 7,000 square feet of space. A smaller booth, #2127, will be dedicated to GED Software and a large booth, #2327, will showcase GED equipment. According to company officials, new products will take the spotlight at the booths, and existing equipment and... more »
  • Glass Dynamics Inc., a subsidiary of Press Glass SA, changed its company name to Press Glass Inc. This name change unites all the U.S. business activities of the capital group to the corporate name recognition of Press Glass. This change will allow for the continued growth of the company’s capabilities and its service for U.S. customers. The company’s web address will be www.... more »
  • ODL Inc. launched its Enclosed Blinds Color Collection in four colors: espresso, sand, slate gray and silver moon. The Collection is available in six door glass sizes, and in white or oak ODL Evolve frames. It is made with low-E+ doorglass that, when used with Energy Star qualified doors, can increase the energy efficiency of homes, the company reports.   “We are excited to introduce... more »