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  •     MI Windows and Doors received another positive review from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. MI Windows and Doors received another positive review from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. On July 31, a five-member team of inspectors from OSHA announced that MI’s Hegins plants – located in Pennsylvania’s Schuylkill... more »
  •     Hunter     Thibault The memberships of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance voted to proceed with combining into one organization with a new name, Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance. The formal ballots of the AAMA and IGMA memberships were released on July 2, along with the full... more »
  •     Robinson Ed Robinson, co-founder of PRYSM, manufacturer sales representative agency for the fenestration industry, retired from the company. Robinson started PRYSM in 1989, focusing on the Northeast marketplace. Since that time, the company, which celebrates its 30th year in business, has expanded to cover most of the U.S. east of the Rocky Mountains. Company officials say... more »
  • The National Association of Home Builders opened online registration for the 2020 NAHB International Builders' Show. IBS will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center, Jan. 21 - 23, where it will again co-locate with the National Kitchen & Bath Association's Kitchen & Bath Industry Show for the seventh annual Design & Construction Week. The two shows are expected to host more than 2,... more »
  •       Marvin completely rebuilt its website to showcase the company’s new product collections and make it easier to navigate the site, according to the company. Research, planning, content development and testing guided the creation of the new website, including insights from industry professionals, partners, homeowners and more. “At Marvin, we’re... more »
  • Messe Düsseldorf North America will participate in GlassBuild America 2019 to promote its program of international trade fairs for the glass sector. At booth 2511, visitor and exhibitor information for glasstec 2020, International Trade Fair for Glass Production, Processing and Products—Oct, 20-23, 2020, in Düsseldorf, Germany—as well as glasspex India and glasspro India 2019—... more »
  •       Novagard Solutions Inc. donated 38 skids of its NovaFlex and NovaBond silicone and hybrid construction sealants and weather-stripping to tornado-ravaged Dayton, Ohio. In May, more than 15 tornadoes swept through the Dayton area. The materials, worth over $200,000, donated directly to Habitat for Humanity of Greater Dayton will be used to install windows, doors,... more »
  • RSL, A Novatech Company, welcomed Randy Porter of RJ Porter and Associates as its new representative of RSL steel doors and doorglass. Porter, who will report to RSL Vice President Kevin Kavanagh, will cover Colorado and Utah. The company also welcomed Jim and Craig Grow of JEG Sales as representatives of RSL steel doors and doorglass. Reporting to John Ricci, RSL director of sales, their... more »
  • Express Learning is back once again on the trade show floor of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window and Door Expo. Since launching in 2014, these 20-minute educational sessions have been providing standing-room-only crowds with specific product- and business-related information they can use to build more profitable companies. The 2019 lineup for these popular "TED Talks"-style... more »
  • Sales of newly built, single-family homes increased 7 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 646,000 units in June from a downwardly revised reading in May, according to data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. On a year-to-date basis, new home sales for 2019 are 2.2 percent higher than the same period in 2018. "Though there is a clear... more »