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  • The 2017 edition of AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440, North American Fenestration Standard/Specification for windows, doors, and skylights has received final approval and is now available. This standard is the result of a multi-year effort by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, Canadian Standards Association and Window & Door Manufacturers Association. The updated 2017 standard... more »
  • The National Association of Home Builders launched Safety 365, a new member and public awareness campaign. The program is designed to ensure that building industry professionals have the information and resources to help keep construction workers safe and help minimize accidents, injuries and deaths. The initiative is designed to make construction safety a priority 365 days a year. The campaign... more »
  • All Weather Windows joined the Window and Door Manufacturers Association. Launched in Edmonton, Alberta nearly 40 years ago, the window and door manufacturer has since expanded to nine cities, with over 1,000 dealers.  Richard Scott, president and CEO, says “Our membership in the WDMA demonstrates our commitment to learning, improving and innovating the best products in the industry.... more »
  • The National Glass Association, has formed a new Technical Services and Advocacy Department to ensure continuance of the important and ongoing work by the Glass Association of North America committee volunteers and staff upon closing of the combination. Committee volunteers will continue to work on documents in-process before the combination close and will renew their collaborative... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association received the 2017 Crystal Vision Partnership Award as presented by humanitarian organization World Vision at the 18th Annual Crystal Vision Award breakfast during the 2018 International Builders Show in Orlando. World Vision's Partnership Award is given each year to a company within the industry that has partnered... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association opened registration for the AAMA 81st Annual Conference, to be held Feb. 19-22 in Orlando, Florida, at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel. This is the first-ever conference AAMA is hosting with the association’s new Monday-Thursday schedule; AAMA encourages guests to confirm travel dates. A special rate is guaranteed through Jan. 26, and... more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Glass Association of North America Boards of Directors have each appointed three representatives to serve on an Integration Task Force to oversee and advise the Boards on transition and integration matters.    The Representatives are: NGA Michael Albert, S. Albert Glass Co.     Angelo Rivera, Faour Glass... more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Glass Association of North America have taken the next step to finalizing the combination, resulting in a new, larger, more financially sound association. Following unanimous approval by both boards of directors to combine the associations, the members now vote to ratify, according to a joint press release. Read More  more »
  • The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Association of Women in Construction recently renewed their alliance to continue promoting safe and healthful working conditions for female construction workers. The five-year alliance will focus on hazards of particular concern to women in the construction industry, including personal protective equipment selection, sanitation... more »
  • The residential windows section of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association website now features pages focused exclusively on residential windows and skylights installed in new home construction, and remodeling and replacement projects. The new pages are intended to aid homeowners and the industry in addressing questions related to windows in residential applications. The information... more »