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  • Window World sold its 1,000,000th window for 2016. This accomplishment adds to a list for the organization in 2016, including being ranked No. 1 replacement contractor in Remodeling magazine’s Top 550 for the eighth year in a row and No. 1 window company in Qualified Remodeler’s annual Top 500 for the tenth consecutive year. In addition, the exterior remodeler was ranked “... more »
  • Zobel Coatings released its Zowo-tec 421 Glaze UV+, which contains high doses of UV absorbers and radical interceptors, which filter the damaging UV part of the sunlight spectrum. Consequently, the product itself can be applied as a clear coat outdoors, provided that a coloured primer is used in the layer structure. Likewise, Zowo-tec 421 Glaze UV+ can be used with pigments, particularly... more »
  • Deceuninck North America will celebrate the grand opening of its new plant in Fernley, Nevada, on Oct. 22, right after GlassBuild 2016 in Las Vegas. The 150,000-square-foot facility, which sits on a 28-acre site, includes up to 24 extrusion lines, manufacturing support, offices and a warehouse. The company will also display its latest products at GlassBuild, booth #1550, including the eos patio... more »
  • In an expansion of the VistaLuxe Collection, Kolbe introduced a VistaLuxe complementary sliding patio door and contemporary Madison hardware. VistaLuxe complementary sliding patio doors allow the view to take center stage, with 3-inch stiles and top rail and a 5-inch bottom rail. Two panel, three panel, and four panel configurations are available in sizes up to 16 feet wide by 8 feet high.... more »
  • Western Window Systems launched its redesigned Volume Program website, westernvolumeprogram.com. The updated site builds on innovative features and a clean design that offers a more engaging experience when learning about the company’s Volume Program and products. The site allows users to better interact with Western Window Systems’ Volume Program online. By hovering over a link, a... more »
  • AmesburyTruth developed plans to construct a center of excellence manufacturing facility in Statesville, North Carolina. The new state-of the-art building will enable the design, development, testing, and manufacturing for window and door components. The new facility will positively position AmesburyTruth for future growth, company officials report. “The construction industry... more »
  • Coinciding with National Manufacturing Week, Crystal Window & Door Systems celebrated its first full year in Northeast Pennsylvania with an Anniversary Open House on Oct. 5. During the past year, the company renovated a significant portion of the building, started producing windows and hired almost 50 employees. Over 75 guests including members of the local business community, government... more »
  • Endura Products Inc. filed a patent infringement lawsuit against GPI Millworks. The lawsuit asserts, among other things, that GPI allegedly infringed Endura’s rights in certain U.S. patents, granted by the U.S. Government and owned by Endura, related to two of Endura’s door component products, which the lawsuit asserts are being marketed and sold by GPI Millworks as the Outswing Door... more »
  • Loewen published new Building Information Modeling content, available for download on the Loewen website. Architects and dealers can access 3D models of 80 percent of actively specified products in Revit and SketchUp platforms, including features for architectural design, engineering and construction. Files are complimentary and no password is required. Current models have a full range of options... more »
  • La Loma Windows & Doors by Loewen is now Loewen Vero Collection. The operations of Vero Collection remain in Tucson, Arizona, and will be supported by the Loewen operations and dealer network. The Vero products will be offered under the following brands: VeroSteel windows and doors and VeroCore, constructed with Accoya wood. more »