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  • Western Window Systems, part of the PGT Innovations family of brands, announced that an impact-resistant option for its Series 7000 family of energy-smart aluminum moving glass walls and windows is scheduled for completion in early 2019.   The impact-resistant products—which will include the Series 7600 Multi-Slide Door, Series 7630 Window Wall, Series 7660 Awning Window, Series 7670... more »
  • Harvey Building Products acquired Northeast Building Products Corporation. Northeast will join Soft-Lite LLC, and Thermo-Tech Windows and Door, LLC as part of the Harvey Building Products family of businesses.   “Northeast is a first-class organization and we are excited about their addition to the Harvey portfolio of companies,” says Jim Barreira, CEO of Harvey Building Products... more »
  • Masonite International Corp. completed the acquisition of the operating assets of Branchburg, New Jersey-based Bridgewater Wholesalers Inc., a fabricator and distributor of door systems and related components supporting customers in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern United States. BWI employs approximately 350 people across five facilities located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and... more »
  • Woodgrain finalized a deal with Boise Cascade to acquire three of Cascade’s operations in Eastern Oregon, including sawmills in Pilot Rock and La Grande, Oregon and a particleboard operation in Island City, Oregon. Woodgrain is now the owner of the three facilities, resuming full operations on Monday, Nov. 5. “I am excited about the acquisition of these three facilities as they align... more »
  • Deceuninck North America will exhibit at the Greenbuild International Conference, Nov. 14-16 in Chicago, where experts from the company will be on hand in booth 1640 to discuss recent collaborations and industry-leading advancements for window and door profiles.   Leading the company’s energy-efficient line-up on display at the show is the Revolution XL Tilt & Turn window and door... more »
  • Wincore Window Company LLC will bring 150 new jobs to Emanuel County in Georgia, WTOC-TV in Savannah, Georgia reports. The company, which reportedly employs 340 people nationwide, will also invest $6.5 million in a pre-existing manufacturing facility in Swainsboro, which is projected to begin operations in April of 2019.     “We looked at several regions in the southeast and very... more »
  • DAP launched QuickKit, an all-in-one system that includes all the necessary materials and parts to simplify door installation. Kits are available for single, double and sliding doors, and all components meet the quality standards and relevant ASTM testing requirements, according to the company. “As materials and techniques for exterior door installation have evolved over the past decade,... more »
  • Austria-based engineering firm Softsolution will open its first North American office in Illinois. The office will open Jan. 1, 2019.   For the past 10 years, Softsolution has partnered with FeneTech to establish and service its customer base within North America. Softsolution reports that, due to the success of the North American market, it opted to provide local support to its customers by... more »
  • Quaker Windows and Doors purchased 127 acres in Eldon, Missouri, and began construction on a new 200,000-square-foot commercial and architectural products production facility. The land purchased will also allow for the construction of additional manufacturing facilities in the future, according to the company.   Quaker’s current operations consist of corporate offices along with wood,... more »
  • Andersen Corporation completed the previously announced sale of its hollow core vinyl window and patio door business, including the Silver Line and American Craftsman brands, to Ply Gem. The transaction closed on Oct. 14, 2018. As the company previously reported, the divestiture is part of Andersen's broader strategy to sharpen its focus on its Andersen, Renewal by Andersen and specialty... more »