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  • Soft-Lite Windows received a 2018 Energy Star Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. This is the fifth consecutive year that Soft-Lite has received the Partner of the Year Award and the third consecutive year that the company has achieved the Sustained Excellence level of award. Soft-Lite will be recognized by the EPA and the U.S. Department of... more »
  • Therma-Tru was named the “Brand Used Most” in the entry doors category of the 2018 Builder Brand Use Study. The honor marks more than 20 consecutive years that Therma-Tru has received the distinction. “We are honored to receive these awards, year after year. We work hard to earn the trust of our builder partners and being named Brand Used Most shows that we have earned... more »
  • The Window and Door Manufacturers Association held its Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference March 19-21 in Washington, D.C., offering members the opportunity to learn about issues impacting the industry and to bring their interests and concerns to lawmakers on Capitol Hill. With information sessions located at the Wink Hotel in downtown D.C., the event welcomed 175 attendees, including... more »
  • Andersen Corp., including its subsidiaries, was named a 2018 Energy Star Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award winner, the highest honor given by Energy Star, according to the company, for continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency achievements. Andersen's accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection... more »
  • ProVia received the 2018 Energy Star Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to Energy Star, the company reports. ProVia’s accomplishments will be recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on April 20, 2018. The 2018 Partner of the Year –... more »
  • Quanex Building Products promoted Janice Williamson to plant manager at its IG Systems Divisions, Cambridge, Ohio, location. Williamson has been with Quanex for more than 6 years, most recently serving as mixing production manager where she led the group to become a self-managed team with the best safety record in the IG Systems division. Prior to joining Quanex, Williamson worked in the... more »
  • Roto North America brings attention to Window Safety Week this week, an event that takes place the first week in April every year, supported by the Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council. The event strives to give parents and caregivers an understanding of how windows can be used to escape a fire or other emergency situations and to learn about safeguarding against accidental... more »
  • Solar Innovations Architectural Glazing Systems will celebrate its 20th anniversary on April 15, 2018. "As we move forward as a company, I'm excited to see what we can accomplish as a team while positively impacting the community and our team members," says President Greg Header. "The 20th anniversary is a milestone that I originally had no intention of meeting. It seems kind... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association offers "Caring for Your Windows, Doors and Skylights," a revised and re-issued educational brochure with tips for proper cleaning and maintenance of windows, doors and skylights. AAMA offers the brochure for manufacturers, installers and builders as a handout for their customers.  "Some states require that manufacturers... more »
  • Several National Fenestration Rating Council leaders spoke to audiences at the MiaGreen Expo in Miami, March 14-15, covering topics including understanding buildings' resiliency in catastrophe, optimizing building performance, as well as about the energy efficiency of high-performing fenestration products and the NFRC in general. Daniel Huard, NFRC's vice chair, delivered the keynote... more »