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  •       Technoform's global team of associates are celebrating the company's 50th year in business. Founded in 1969 and based in Kassel, Germany, Technoform now has more than 1,400 associates in 45 production and distribution centers located across five continents. Its North American operations were established in 2005 and are headquartered in Twinsburg, Ohio. "It's... more »
  • Winpro received an order for multiple Screen Express machines by a major supplier to the fenestration industry. The customer had previously used the Screen Express at one of its manufacturing locations and decided to expand its utilization of the Winpro Screen to several of its other facilities. This plan requires the purchase of up to 100 machines, which will be delivered over the course of the... more »
  • Mike Burk, North American technical representative for Sparklike, gave a presentation about workplace safety at the 2019 joint American Architectural Manufacturers Association and Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance summer conferences in Victoria, British Columbia, June 17-20. Burk is the chair of the IGMA Glass Safety Awareness Council and has worked in the technical and training areas of... more »
  •       A self-confessed "Greenpeace dropout" spoke about why he chose to leave the organization to find alternate routes toward protecting the environment during the 2019 Joint American Architectural Manufacturers Association and Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance Summer Conferences. Dr. Patrick Moore has been a leader in the international environmental field... more »
  • Roto North America introduced an opening restrictor that is designed to ensure the sashes stop at a defined opening width and are locked in an end-stop position using the handle. It is suitable for inward and outward opening aluminum windows. The opening restrictor is controlled by the handle only. Using the “Roto TiltFirst” window handle technology means that users only have the 0-... more »
  • Masco Corp. concluded its strategic review of its cabinetry and windows businesses and will pursue the sale of these businesses, which includes Milgard Windows and Doors. “Since we announced the strategic review of our cabinetry and windows businesses in March, we have worked with our external advisors, our cabinetry and windows business units, and our board of directors to evaluate... more »
  • RSL joined Novatech Group, says Harold Savard, president of Novatech Group, and Ron Lewkowitz, president of RSL. RSL has been specializing in door glass for over 55 years and has its corporate headquarters in New Jersey. “The U.S. market is a highly strategic growth area for Novatech and the addition of RSL’s people, knowledge and facilities is an excellent and complementary addition... more »
  •       LaCantina Doors and Architizer invite architects and designers to share their work with colleagues and peers around the world in the third annual 2019 Best of LaCantina. The design competition recognizes architectural excellence, creativity and innovation for the best use of LaCantina’s lifestyle changing open space products and solutions.   Open to... more »
  • Members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance are gathered in Victoria, British Columbia, this week for the 2019 Joint AAMA and IGMA Summer Conference. It is the first joint conference for the two organizations, which are currently pursuing unification. Work on the unification proposal has been ongoing for about two years, which... more »
  • Winpro will return to GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 17-19 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Winpro last exhibited at this show in 2008. Winpro will exhibit at GlassBuild America in booth #3569. Demonstrations of the recently upgraded Screen Express will be available during the show. Screen Express is designed to automate the manual process of spline... more »