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  • Loewen launched the Timber Curtain Wall as the newest addition to its product line. The energy-efficient wood frame curtain wall combines the interior warmth of wood with environmental performance and beautiful expansive views, a company release states. “Progressive architectural design includes more contemporary features; including minimal profiles, increased viewing area, and cleaner... more »
  • Hoppe North America promoted Matt Taylor to the new position of director of product development. The position was created to direct the product innovation processes within the North American division, according to the company. Taylor will be responsible for the continued development of cutting edge technologies and product innovation. more »
  • YKK AP America Inc. announced the retirement of Mark Richards, general manager of the Northeast region. Baltimore Branch Manager Derick Clutchey will assume leadership of the Northeast region. "Richards’ commitment, leadership and strategic business approach strengthened his team members in Baltimore and Boston, and grew YKK AP’s footprint in the region," a YKK ... more »
  • Hardware+Building Supply Dealer recently reported that construction spending was up in February. The report cited a U.S. Census Bureau estimate that February was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,273.1 billion, or 0.1 percent above the revised January estimate of $1,272.2 billion. Residential construction also increased at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $533.4... more »
  • Interlock USA partnered with Synergy Sales Group to expand its sales coverage and reach throughout Ontario, Canada. The partnership will include a coordinated approach to provide full coverage and representation of Interlock’s door and window hardware offerings throughout the province. “We’re excited to have [Synergy] support our efforts,” says Axel Husen, president ... more »
  • 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 »