2004 News Archive

December 30, 2004
- Fired PPG engineer files discrimination lawsuit
- Award Winning Military Facility Uses Imagine Glass™, Exact Registration™

December 29, 2004
- Schoenecker New Harmon Risk Manager

December 28, 2004
- Simonton Windows' Vacaville Manufacturing Facility Move Complete
- Global glass-substrate capacity to grow 40% each quarter

December 23, 2004
- Entrepreneur Magazine Ranks Glass Doctor in Franchise 500 for 2005
- Vos Glass Launches New Website
- Catch 22 for young architects

December 22, 2004
- Westcrowns Inc. Provides Pilkington Profilit™ System for U.S. Installations
- Erie Architectural Announces New Representation

December 21, 2004
- Connecticut Licensing Issue Threatens to Spill Over into Flat Glass Arena
- Abbseal Limited- In Administration and Sale of Business

December 20, 2004
- Joel Berman Glass Announces New Colored Glass Line
- GANA Announces Insulating Division Marketing Committee Chairperson

December 17, 2004
- GANA Announces BEC Conference Panel Session on the Role of the Consultant
- ASTM Aerosol Foam Sealant Standard Under Development
- Life's a whirl in Brazilian apartment block

December 16, 2004
- Schneider National Announces Two New Positions
- Stairway made of glass
- Apogee Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2005 Earnings; Increases Current-Year Guidance; Provides Outlook for Fiscal 2006

December 15, 2004
- Mid-AM Metal Forming Breaks Ground on New Texas Location
- AGE Receives ISO Certification

December 14, 2004
- Glass gives up secrets under pressure
- Concrete You Can See Through
- Jeff Spanier Named National Sales Manager
- ACI Distribution West Announces New Products and Services
- Vistawall Products Used in New Credit Union Building
- Design Competition Deadline Extension

December 10, 2004
- IGMA Releases Guidelines for Sealed IG Units
- CRL Building New Branch Distribution Facility in Houston

December 9, 2004
- Saint-Gobain mulls entering LCD glass market
- Wausau Windows Contributes to Community House
- Ex-coach became a mentor at L-O-F

December 8, 2004
- Police say glass door foils getaway attempt
- Vistawall Introduces Its StormMax FG-5000 Storefront System
- American Metalcraft Sales Changes Its Name

December 7, 2004
- CRL Adds "Real-Time" Order Access to Website

December 6, 2004
- Vistawall Announces Tennessee Plant Expansion
- Wonders and blunders
- Floating Palace Sails Into a Storm

December 3, 2004
- Morse Relocates Southern California Facility
- Rick Friel Joins Desert Glass Products
- Asahi plans Rs 600 cr glass plant

December 2, 2004
- GANA's 2005 Specifiers Guide to Architectural Glass Now Available
- Viracon Introduces VRE-67 Glass for High Light Transmission

December 1, 2004
- Harmon Inc. Opens "Center of Excellence" For Manufacturing Impact-Resistant Curtainwall

November 30, 2004
- IGA'S 2005 Spring Glass Show™ Receives Overwhelming Response Rate; Show 80 Percent Sold Out
- Linetec Offers New Paint Card for Metal Finishing
- PPG Industries "neutral weight," target price raised

November 29, 2004
- Ramapo Sales and Marketing Relocates Headquarters to South Carolina
- Bill McClenahan Joins Westcrowns as Western Region Sales Manager

November 24, 2004
- National Building Code of Canada Moves a Step Closer to Referencing ASTM E 2190
- ADCO-Kömmerling Announces New Line of Silicone Sealants

November 23, 2004
- Arch Acquires Glass-Tex Industries
- Emirates Glass expert ranks Dubai amongst most effective energy saving glass users
- School is closed for repairs to glass roof

November 22, 2004
- Kuraray Group Announces its Purchase of Trosifol
- Emirates Glass 'largest ever supply contract' announced at BIG 5 show
- Fuyao Glass launches new product line
- AAMA Revamps Vinyl Window Testing Procedures

November 19, 2004
- Michael Ludlow Dies After Year-Long Battle with Cancer

November 18, 2004
- Elward Construction Closes Glazing Operations
- Donation for Patent Office Building Renovation Goes Toward Massive Glass Enclosure
- Britain's new, greener neighbourhoods

November 17, 2004
- Glen Morrison Named President of Kawneer North America
- Skywall Introduces SmoothSeal™ Details for Skylight Sills and Purlins
- Adhesives and Sealant Council Announces Call for Papers for Spring Convention

November 16, 2004
- CRL Introduces New Pivot Hinges

November 15, 2004
- Indiana Glass Association Names 2004 JoAn Hall A Cut Above Award Recipients

November 12, 2004
- Freedonia Group Study Predicts Future Flat Glass Demand
- Solutia and WinDoor Join Forces for Hurricane Protection

November 11, 2004
- Desert Glass Products Plans Expansion
- Pilkington Releases First Half Earnings

November 10, 2004
- Kaba's E-Plex E5031 Listed In BHMA Certified Products Directory
- Research Frontiers Licensees Featured at Trade Shows

November 9, 2004
- Harmon Enters Definitive Agreement to Purchase the Architectural Wall Solutions (AWallS) Business
- glasstec 2004 Gets Underway Today in Dusseldorf
- 3rd Annual NSA Design Awards Competition Entries Online
- Seasonshield Inc. Announces In-House Glass Lamination

November 8, 2004
- Westcrowns Makes its Windows More Available to U.S. Market
- Arch Adds Two to Aluminum Division

November 5, 2004
- Vetrotech Saint-Gobain Announces New Staff Members

November 4, 2004
- Select Hinges Geared Continuous Hinge Passes 15 Million Cycles in Independent Testing
- Glass Doctor Revamps Website

November 3, 2004
- Kevin Hamilton Named Group Director of Architectural Hardware Group at Adams Rite
- UGC Announces Several Appointments

November 2, 2004
- Tiny tools carve glass: Researchers develop microscopic carving instruments
- TruSeal Technologies Offers GridLoc End Clip
- Glass firm mulls A-share listing to fund expansion

November 1, 2004
- GGI Appointed as Bischoff Glastechnik's Exclusive North American Distributor

October 29, 2004
- Chen Recognized by N.Y. Regional Alliance for Small Contractors
- PPG Color Services Reaches 100,000 Color Match

October 28, 2004
- IGCC and IGMA Hold First Joint Certification Committee Meeting
- EU To Lift Tariffs Affecting Glass Companies
- Aluflam Completes Fire Testing for Door and Window Systems

October 27, 2004
- Intellimar Named D.C.'s Fastest Growing Company
- Saint-Gobain Group : Sales for the First Nine Months of 2004: Up 7.8%

October 26, 2004
- ICC Plans for 2005 Codes Forum
- An Empire Built of Glass

October 25, 2004
- Republic Windows Promotes Zimmerman as VP of Marketing
- Glass Tower will Battle the Bland in City

October 22, 2004
- GANA Releases Flat Glass Industry Specifications Informational Bulletin
- Advanced Energy Reports Third Quarter 2004 Results

October 21, 2004
- The Power of One - Preventing One Fall can Stop More Unfortunate Deaths
- DFI Reaches License Agreement with GlassPro Polska
- Emirates Glass 'largest machine in the world' delivers incredible triple production capacity

October 20, 2004
- ENR Ranks Top 20 Glazing Contractors
- SAFTI Recognized for Efforts Toward Limiting the Unsafe Use of Wired Glass

October 19, 2004
- Vesuvius Announces Plans to Increase Prices
- F. Barkow Announces Winners of Glass Expo Midwest Drawing

October 18, 2004
- City holds PPG plans in hands
- Salem Announces Merger with Bergman-Blair Machine Corp.
- Worker killed in machinery accident at Shaler glass plant

October 15, 2004
- Mark Burke Elected to Apogee's Board of Directors; Robert L. Edwards Resigns
- Cardinal Plans for Expansion of Fargo Plant
- Debbie Wright-Hood Promoted as Chief Administrative Officer for the Dwyer Group
- Glass tower will transform town's skyline

October 14, 2004
- NFRC Director to Address GANA IG Division at Glass Week
- Mary Carol Witry Joins Oldcastle® Glass as VP of Architectural and Technical Services
- Sika Corp. Announces Sikaflex®-511 Earns AAMA Verification

October 13, 2004
- Key Communications Inc. to Premiere New Magazine
- GANA Mirror Division Releases New Mirror Guide

October 12, 2004
- Ferro and TherMark Establish Licensing Agreement on Laser Marking Technology
- Bromer Introduces Motorized Free-Fall Shuttle Drawer System

October 11, 2004
- Arch Aluminum & Glass Selects Microsoft Business Solutions - Axapta In Anticipation of Continued Growth
- Solutia again raises prices on some products
- Jim Ventre Named Vitro America's National Mirror Sales Manager
- New Stand-Alone Access Control Available from Marks USA

October 8, 2004
- SAFTI Introduces New Options for Wood-Clad Frames
- Glass artist up for £20,000 prize

October 7, 2004
- WDMA and AAMA to Further Pursue Consolidation
- Hailstorm Gives Socorro A Financial Beating
- Asahi Glass Enhances Durability of Membrane Electrode Assembly for Fuel Cells

October 6, 2004
- GEMS to Offer Seminar on Effective Yellow Page Advertising
- TruSeal's Insuledge Obtains European Certifications
- Wausau Names Apollo Architectural as Manufacturer's Representative

October 5, 2004
- Fenzi Group Purchases Akzo Nobel Production Facility
- Takenaka Recognizes Guardian Contribution
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2004 Includes F. Barkow Inc. Plant Tour
- Breaking Even: Will You Know It If It Happens?

October 4, 2004
- GANA IG Division Endorses ASTM Standards
- Catch This Seminar at Glass Expo Midwest: Blast Mitigation

October 1, 2004
- Oldcastle Glass Names New Hurricane Product Manager
- H.B. Fuller Ventures Invests in SAGE Electrochromics
- Barred Windows & Fires

September 30, 2004
- Lisec America to Expand North American Operations
- USGlass Magazine Announces Alaska Management Cruise for Readers
- Libbey Contract Negotiations

September 29, 2004
- TruSeal Spacer System Passes European Standards Testing

September 28, 2004
- Pilkington blighted by energy cost
- Sika Sealants and Adhesives Showcased at Win-Door 2004
- Fortress Launches New Safety Interlock

September 27, 2004
- Vistawall Promotes Rutledge to Vice President of Sales

September 24, 2004
- IKEA Recalls 25,000 Glass-Door Wall Cabinets
- Mt. Pleasant: Buyer found for Smith Glass
- City sends windows to the world
- TruSeal To Exhibit at Win-Door 2004
- Zero's Flood Barrier Shield Helps Safeguard Household Contents

September 23, 2004
- International Window Film Tint-Off Expands to Include Flat Glass Tint-Off
- Former Glass Distributors President and CEO Passes Away

September 22, 2004
- PPG Introduces Solarban 60 Starphire Glass

September 21, 2004
- See Spectra Gases at Win-Door 2004
- Guardian Industries, CEO Receive 2004 Luxembourg American Business Award
- Correction: Paragon Frameless Swing Shower Door Featured on "The Apprentice"

September 20, 2004
- Thornton Industries to Fabricate Bevelpane Decorative Glass
- Glass Doctor Hires Anz As Marketing Manager
- Let the light shine through: and no more spitting in your dive mask

September 17, 2004
- Jeff Riley Joins Harmon as Project Manager
- Worker Falls To His Death At The Met

September 16, 2004
- Construction Expenditures in China Expected to Grow

September 15, 2004
- Bassett Mirror Co. settles hazardous waste violations at two plants in Bassett, Virginia
- Copper Sales Adds Sun-Screens to Product Offerings

September 14, 2004
- ICC Appeals Board Denies Wired Glass Appeal
- Glass Imports Exceed Exports in 2003

September 13, 2004
- U.S. Horizon Announces Fleet Expansion
- Nana Wall Systems Hires George Wiedenhofer as Eastern Sales Manager

September 10, 2004
- Glaston Technologies Reports Half-Year Results
- Matthews International Announces Acquisition of Holjeron

September 9, 2004
- XsunX Acquires Trademark "Power Glass"
- Edgetech IG Announces Plans to Launch Structural Glazing Spacer at glasstec 2004
- Bystronic Introduces "Smart'Cut S" for Window and Door Manufacturing

September 8, 2004
- Even in an Age of Terror, Towers Use Glass Facades
- Glass Semiconductor Softens With Low-Power Laser, Then Re-Hardens
- Glass Doctor Selects Diamon-Fusion® as a Preferred Vendor

September 7, 2004
- Vroom! Glass TEXpo™ to Feature Full-Scale NASCAR Race Car
- Edgetech IG and AT Spacer Korea Form Distribution Agreement
- Southeast Still on Flood Watch from Frances
- A Fitting Building For the Building Blocks of Life
- Building Green: The New Genzyme Headquarters Leads Way as Many More Developers Go Energy-Efficient

September 3, 2004
- Window Products Announces Name Change to Cascade Windows

September 2, 2004
- IGMA Undertakes Research Project to Determine Gas Permeability in IG Sealants
- DFI Announces License Agreement with Induvit-Crilamyt

September 1, 2004
- TRACO's Security Line Features Blast and Impact Products
- Protecting People First Foundation to Study Impact Resistant Glass in Florida
- DAC Products Announces New Division

August 31, 2004
- Albat + Wirsam and D-CALC® America Announce Technology Marketing Partnership
- Get ready for smashing time with Pentagon

August 30, 2004
- Coastal's Paragon Enclosure to be Featured on Bob Vila's Home Again

August 27, 2004
- EFCO Introduces E-Shield Fiberglass Frame for Heavy Commercial Construction
- Flat-Lock Panel Series Now Available from Copper Sales
- Major Industries Announces New Sales Manager

August 26, 2004
- Wausau's 2250 Window Series Earns NFRC Certification
- Republic Invests in Wet Glazing Process

August 25, 2004
- Protecting People First Foundation Documents Hurricane Charley Aftermath
- Taliani Joins Arch's Bridgeport Operations

August 24, 2004
- NFPA Codes Adopted in Maine Township, Ill.
- Scapa Introduces Duofoam S3608B-PE Tape
- Zhejiang Glass expansion plan

August 23, 2004
- Democrats criticize new overtime pay rules
- Dorma Offers Concealed Door Closer
- Dow Corning Sealants Receive SWRI Certification

August 20, 2004
- YKK AP Announces Capacity Expansion for National Manufacturing Center
- Sunshine Rooms Inc. Offers New Unit Skylights

August 19, 2004
- Silverman and Weiner Terminated from PDC-Pittsburgh
- F. Barkow Offers Free Shipping at Aluminum-Glass Construction & Hurricane Protection Trade Show
- Japanese Stocks Rise for a 3rd Day; Asahi Glass, Daiei Advance

August 18, 2004
- Vistawall Parent Company Announces Employee Stock Ownership Plan
- CGII Wins 2004 Queen's Award for Enterprise

August 17, 2004
- Standards Subcommittee Looks at High-Rise Evacuation Devices
- MSK Corp. Develops PV-TV Solar Panel
- Joel Berman Adds Sparkle to Olympic Broadcasts

August 16, 2004
- Crystal Window's CEO Featured In Trump's The Way to the Top
- Hartung Glass Industries Plans for New Fabrication Plant

August 13, 2004
- GANA Releases Emergency Egress GIB
- Relief for Glass Industry

August 12, 2004
- Management Changes Announced at Sika North America
- Republic Windows and Doors Opens New Philadelphia Facility
- Glass breakthrough

August 11, 2004
- ASTM Standard for Glass Rails Completes Development Process
- DFI and Miyasato Corp. Sign License Agreement
- Ferro Facility Earns Certification

August 10, 2004
- IGA Announces Dates, Expansion of Show: Key Communications Inc. to Manage Event
- Frank Lowe Rubber and Gasket Co. Welcomes Rebecca Levin
- UCL Scientists Develop Coating that Reduces Heat, Not Light

August 9, 2004
- Skywall Introduces New SmoothSeal Details

August 6, 2004
- Firefighters Battle Blaze At Glass Plant
- Glass and Steel Roof to Become a Trademark of Athens Stadium
- Simonton Adds Driftwood Color Option

August 5, 2004
- US Horizon Offers New Hardware for Frameless Shower Doors

August 4, 2004
- Wausau Curtainwall Unites ACT's New Corporate Campus
- Anver Offers Custom Vacuum End-Effectors

August 3, 2004
- ABC Awards Vos Glass for Safety
- Asahi sets up arm, to pump in Rs 650 cr in 3 yrs
- National manufacturer buys Cheshire's Floral Glass
- Company hopes to open doors to name recognition

August 2, 2004
- Oldcastle Glass® Acquires Floral Glass Group
- Terrorists Study Thickness of Window Glass
- Glass Doctor® Hires Former IGA CEO to be Director of Business Development

July 30, 2004
- Customers angry at company's huge debt
- Elumatec USA Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary

July 29, 2004
- Structurally Sound Products Used in Des Moines Federal Building
- TruSeal Offers New Insuledge Brochures
- IR Security & Safety Releases LockLink 7.0

July 28, 2004
- Kiln-Formed Glass Panels Used in Worcester Public Library
- Pemko Publishes 2004 Catalog

July 27, 2004
- VITRO Posts Strong 2Q'04 Performance, in Line With Expectations
- AEC Releases 2004 Buyers' Guide
- TruSeal Offers Purfect Glaze

July 26, 2004
- Form 10-Q for PPG INDUSTRIES INC
- Solar Seal Company Announces Expansion Plans
- Cardinal Adds Ashton Lines to Two Plants

July 23, 2004
- The Dwyer Group Hires New Assistant General Counsel

July 22, 2004
- Simonton Introduces New Impact Resistant Windows
- Corbin Russwin Design New Door Closer
- Bendheim Expands Operations

July 21, 2004
- Pilkington Plc - AGM Statement
- Republic Windows Makes Appearance on Reality TV

July 20, 2004
- Dow Corning Products Play a Part in Condo Rehabilitation
- Vistawall Performance Window System Designed For Quick Installation

July 19, 2004
- Alcoa Decides To Not Sell Kawneer; Creates New, Global Business
- Harmon Ahead of Schedule in Renovating Chicago's Lakeshore Condo Towers

July 16, 2004
- AZON USA Inaugurates New World Headquarters

July 15, 2004
- CGSB Withdraws Canadian Mirror Standard; GANA Encourages Recognition of ASTM 1503-01
- Asahi Glass to begin operating first Taiwan furnace later this month

July 14, 2004
- Accounting software launched for the glass industry
- Gunther Introduces New Mirror Mastic
- Kaba Simplex 1000 Series Now Features Lockout Mode

July 13, 2004
- CRL Joins with Fomo Products to Package Handi-Seal
- Paragon Shower Enclosures Make Television Debut

July 12, 2004
- Wausau, Wisconsin Now Home to New Oldcastle Glass® Laminating Line
- Morse Industries Reports Record Sales in June
- Benjamin Bovee Joins Heitmann & Associates

July 9, 2004
- Select Products Ltd. Announces SELECT Hinge Earns Certification
- AAMA Publishes Window and Door Care Brochure for Homeowners
- Turkey, Bulgaria Lay Down Glasswork Plant Foundations

July 8, 2004
- PFG Moves Float Glass Technical Assistance from Pilkington to Guardian
- Form 10-Q for APOGEE ENTERPRISES INC
- Window and Door Industry Study Re-examines Big Box Retailers
- Wave-Shaped Shim Introduced by Construction Concepts Unlimited

July 7, 2004
- Appointment of William Ziegler at Thad Ziegler Glass Ltd. Brings Fifth Generation to the Company
- Prelco Launches New Website
- TV star Tomlinson helps launch manufacturer of toughened glass

July 6, 2004
- IGMA and IGCC Working Toward Harmonized Certification
- ASA's 'Stand Up!' Campaign Aims to Empower Subcontractors and Suppliers
- Glass Processing Days 2005 Announced by Tamglass
- Stronger glass designed to withstand hurricane damage

July 2, 2004
- Arch to Expand to Metro Denver Area
- Architectural Drafting Degrees Now Found Online
- AluFlam and Vetrotech Saint-Gobain Announce Partnership

July 1, 2004
- Bromer Introduces New Returnable Rack for IG Units
- Cumpston Replaced at NGA
- Glass factory aided by China breaks ground in DPRK

June30, 2004
- TGP Hardwood Frames Now Feature 60-Minute Fire-Rating

June 29, 2004
- Alliance Forged to Speed Delivery of Anti-Terrorism Products
- Langendoerfer Joins Kaba Access Control

June 28, 2004
- Dawson Hired as Glass Doctor Vice President of Operations
- AAMA Publishes New and Updated Documents
- Hope's and InterEdge Introduce HighLite Curtainwall

June 25, 2004
- Riggle Retires from Essex
- Guardian CEO Wins Multiple National Sports Titles
- Dow Corning® 756 SMS Building Sealant Earns SWRI Validation
- The Self-Made Glass Expert

June 24, 2004
- Jury Awards Glasslam $22.5 Million

June 23, 2004
- Interpane to Close Wisconsin Plant
- AFG Announces Reorganization and Consolidation
- Amarillo Hail Increases Glass Repairs
- F. Barkow Extends Customer Incentive
- Pilkington Introduces Pyrodur
- Apogee Enterprises Elects New Board Member

June 22, 2004
- Alcoa Best Practices Recognized by U.S. Department of Energy
- Apogee Lifts Low End of Forecast Range

June 21, 2004
- AAMA Awards Two 2004 Scholarships
- CRL Expands Options for Drive-Thru and Transaction Windows

June 18, 2004
- Sekisui Announces Expansion of American Operations
- Mt. Pleasant: Smith Glass Up For Sale
- Delta: 20-foot-high Glass Tower to Mark Library

June 17, 2004
- Attend GEMS™ 2004 and Tour F. Barkow
- To the Extreme: Ironworkers Up For a Makeover

June 16, 2004
- Sen. Walker's Response to Thomas Zaremba
- Pistons Man In Glass House
- Sika's Mark Daniels Earns InstallationMasters Certification

June 15, 2004
- Oldcastle Glass Reveals Redesigned Website
- Naturalite Offers Self-Flashing Skylights

June 14, 2004
- CSI Releases Section Numbers and Titles for MasterFormat's 2004 Edition
- Self-Cleaning Glass in Line for Engineering Award

June 11, 2004
- Dow Corning Makes Marketing Changes for Silicone Sealants
- DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Adds Surcharge
- FKI Logistex Announces Two Leadership Appointments
- Glass Maker Begins Plant Construction

June 10, 2004
- TruSeal Technologies and Besten Inc. Collaborate on Quik-Dose

June 9, 2004
- Brenden Receives AAMA Distinguished Service Award
- Shat R Proof Corp. Announces Move

June 8, 2004
- Glass Expo Niagara Proves Successful Venue
- East Coast Glass Systems Expands Into New Facility
- Association of Glazing Contractors Announces Annual Golf Outing
- Pilkington Perfects Self-Cleaning Window
- Fed Ready to Raise Rates, Greenspan Says

June 7, 2004
- GANA Announces Center-Punch Fragmentation Test Method
- Emirates Glass Makes Concerted Effort to Reinforce Levant and Gulf Markets

June 4, 2004
- DuPont Monster Bridge Offers An Up-Close View of Racing
- ICD Adds Metallic Colors to Silicone Spandrel Line

June 3, 2004
- GANA Announces 2005 Contract Glazing Educational Conference
- F. Barkow Inc. Switches to Hardwood

June 2, 2004
- Guardian Industries Corp. Launches Float Glass Plant in Poland
- Glass Fabrication 2005 Educational Seminar Date and Location Announced
- Safety Glazing Compliance Becoming Increasingly Important for Property Managers in Australia

June 1, 2004
- GLASSLINKS.COM purchased by Key Communications, Inc. Publisher of USGlass and AGRR Magazines
- Exhibitors Ready for Glasstec 2004
- MGM Industries Introduces New WM 180 Brick Mold Window

May 28, 2004
- Jim Thornton Joins Film Technologies International
- Wausau Windows Become a Part of World War II Memorial

May 27, 2004
- Nippon Sheet Glass Announces New Float Glass Company in Vietnam
- Get Window Film News - Once a Month

May 26, 2004
- Future of Interpane's North American Operations Questionable
- Zaremba Responds to Sen. Walker on Wired Glass Code Change
- YKK AP America Inc. Opens New Facility
- Pilkington sees no recovery this year

May 25, 2004
- CWI Will Work with Window Components Companies to Promote Energy-Efficient Glazing in the Northwest

May 24, 2004
- Sen. Walker Responds to Wired Glass Industry
- Los Angeles "I" Day Interview with Louis Gideon
- DFI Nanotechnology Featured in Inventables' DesignAid

May 21, 2004
- Wired Glass Industry Responds to Passage of ICC Proposal
- Hardt and Ferek Join Arch Aluminum & Glass

May 20, 2004
- Code Hearings See Acceptance of Proposals Relating to Wired Glass Usage and Energy Codes

May 19, 2004
- Insurance solutions for small business
- Basco Breaks Ground on Headquarters Expansion
- Pichman Promoted at Harmon's National Superintendent

May 18, 2004
- Attend Glass Expo Niagara 2004
- InstallationMasters Training and Certification Licensed to ATI
- Winners Recognized for Glass Design in 2004 Solutia Design Awards

May 17, 2004
- BlueScope Steel Announces Completed Acquisition of Vistawall's Parent Company
- Desert Glass Adjusts Pricing Due to Float Glass Surcharges
- Pilkington Announces Improved Mirropane T.M.™

May 14, 2004
- Apogee CEO takes pay cut
- Mroz Promoted to Regional VP for Harmon Inc.
- Dow Corning Renames Concrete Sealant
- Meltdown Glass Announces Call for Entries for Texture Design Contest

May 13, 2004
- Asahi India Q4 net surges to Rs 20.28 cr
- Suit filed over leaky building at MCO

May 12, 2004
- The New York Times goes transparent
- Glasstech Unveils New Electric Radiant Heating Systems

May 11, 2004
- Wausau Engineers New Unitized Curtainwall System
- Capital Tape Unrolls New Structural Glazing Tapes

May 10, 2004
- Viracon Announces Sales Management Changes
- TruSeal Adds New Online Ordering System
- Brooklyn's Museum Under Glass

May 7, 2004
- Mother's Day Edition of "Extreme Makeover Home-Edition" Features Nana Wall System
- FTI Names Kimber Tracy VP of Sales, Marketing and Business Development

May 6, 2004
- Federal Bankruptcy Judge Grants Solutia Extension to EmergeFederal Bankruptcy Judge Grants Solutia Extension to Emerge
- Form 10-K for APOGEE ENTERPRISES INC
- Hershberger Named President of PGT Industries

May 5, 2004
- Phoenicia America-Israel setting up laminated glass factory
- Pilkington upgraded to "neutral"
- Morse Industries Announces 71-Percent Growth for Charlotte Location

May 4, 2004
- Form 10-Q for PPG INDUSTRIES INC
- Naturalite Announces Curb Mount Skylights with Curved or Pyramid Domes

May 3, 2004
- GPD China 2004 attracted almost 200 Chinese glass processors
- National Adhesives Announces Product Line Price Increase
- Vistawall Introduces Wood-Like Aluminum Product
- CPT: Glass substrate supply at Asahi's furnaces will be critically impacted by low utilization rate

March 31, 2004
- Glass Fab Educational Programming Wraps Up In Pittsburgh
- Pilkington loses some of its shine but the glass is still half full
- Glass business shines as construction activity picks up
- Pilkington forecasts fragile future

March 30, 2004
- CRL Offers Dry Glaze U-Channel for Shower Doors

March 29, 2004
- Pilkington Acquires License for SPD-SMART Light Control

March 26, 2004
- GANA Announces Dates for Glass Week '05
- East Coast Glass Systems Gets in the Game on Two Arena Installations
- KM Systems Announces New Vice President

March 25, 2004
- David Grant Joins O'Keeffe's
- A clear look at self-cleaning glass

March 24, 2004
- Toledo Express renovation plan draws on the 'Glass City' theme
- Southeastern Aluminum Expands in Indianapolis
- Panic and Deadbolt Handles Now Available from CRL

March 23, 2004
- O'Keeffe's Expands Production Facility
- Glasstech Introduces ERH2-C3™ for Tempering Low-E Glass
- Pritzker Prize win breaks through architecture's glass ceiling

March 22, 2004
- AFG Promotes Two; Announces Appointment
- Glass shortages expected to linger

March 19, 2004
- AFG Announces Personnel Changes at Cinnaminson Plant
- CRL Publishes New Rail System Catalog

March 18, 2004
- Asahi Requests Government in the Philippines to Apply Safegaurd Duty on Vietnamese Glass Imports
- Alcoa Announces Personnel Changes
- Corning Says Display-Glass Shortages to Last Until Next Year

March 17, 2004
- Kaba Re-Organizes Sales Management
- Ronstan Offers Online AIA CEC Course

March 16, 2004
- Four Promotions Announced within AFG Insulating
- Brick and Glass in New York Apartment Buildings: The history of some changing uses of traditional materials.
- Fears over birds hitting windows

March 15, 2004
- GlassBuild America Concludes with Low Attendance and Leery Exhibitors
- Tremco Introduces Spectrem® 4-TS Field-Tintable Silicone Sealant
- Joel Berman Announces Distributors for New Berman Glass editions

March 12, 2004
- Solutia Inc. Announces New Hurricane Market Manager
- A New Class of Glass

March 11, 2004
- Recognized Tacoma, Wash., Glass Artist Dale Chihuly Has Work on Display in Orlando
- Moduline Introduces Redesigned Signature Series Window

March 10, 2004
- GANA Announces Mirrorlink.org Design Awards
- Solutia's Blast-Resistant Interlayers Used in New Oklahoma City Federal Campus
- Bekaert Specialty Films Achieves ISO 9002 Certification

March 9, 2004
- GANA Debuts New Website
- Harmon Hires Doug Barnes Jr. as Project Manager

March 5, 2004
- Slicker and Grothoff Join the Arch Team
- YKK Corp. Announces New Group Officer

March 4, 2004
- TruSeal Offers Data Sheet on New PIB Sealant
- Marks USA Offers Two New Publications for Locksets

March 3, 2004
- Glaston Technologies Reports Strong Growth for 2003
- Kaba Access Control Recognizes Outstanding Sales Agencies
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NAAMM Publishes Tech Notes for Hollow Metal Manufacturers

March 2, 2004
- Edgetech IG Announces European Subsidiary
- Bekaert Announces Expansion of Designer and Safety Films Line
- Polytronix Introduces Polyvision™

March 1, 2004
- Brad Austin Appointed to GANA Board of Directors
- Alumax Announces Three Promotions
- CPFilms Joins ENERGY STAR Program

February 27, 2004
- Vistawall Helps Complete Houston's Toyota Center Arena
- PPG Collaborates on DOE Grant Projects
- Kaiser Chooses Granco Clark Furnace

February 26, 2004
- ET '04 Extends Early Registration
- E-Skylight.com Offers Free PPG Solarban 60 Upgrade
- Dow Corning Introduces InstantGlaze Window Assembly Sealant

February 25, 2004
- JELD-WEN Acquires California Window Manufacturer
- Solutia Inc. Announces New Lead Market Development Manager
- Adhesives Research Inc. Announces Two Personnel Changes

February 24, 2004
- Mike Kearney Joins Glass Group
- Harmon Installs Glass Exterior for International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers' New Headquarters
- W&W Glass Systems Conducts Testing on the Pilkington Planar Structural Glass System for the West Midtown Ferry Terminal

February 23, 2004
- Asahi Glass to Build $500 Mln S. Korea Plant, Seoul Daily Says
- McPherson and Postema to Retire from Granco Clark
- FTI Introduces E-Beam Technology

February 20, 2004
- Exterior Promotes Murray
- Crystal Unveils 8000 Series

February 19, 2004
- Apogee Appoints William F. Marchido Chief Financial Officer
- Two New Locks Available from Kaba
- TruSeal Adds to PIB Sealant Family

February 18, 2004
- DuPont Acquires Czech Republic PVB Company
- VITRO Continues Positive EBITDA Trend in 2003 Fourth Quarter

February 17, 2004
- BlueScope Steel Announces Plans to Acquire Butler Manufacturing
- PPG Offers LEED Specification Summary
- Storm Wall® Earns Dade County Approval

February 16, 2004
- Wright Style Ltd. to Expand to U.S. Market

February 13, 2004
- Hartung Glass Back Under Local Owner After Roll-Up Unravels
- Asahi Glass Mulls Yunlin Factory Site

February 12, 2004
- Saint-Gobain to Invest Euro 100 M in Calarasi Glass Mill
- D-M Products Celebrates 25 Years with Wausau Window and Wall Systems
- Diamon-Fusion Patented Hydrophobic Coating Qualified as Nanotechnology

February 11, 2004
- IWFE to Offer Variety of Seminars and Educational Opportunities
- Apogee Revises Fiscal 2004 Fourth Quarter Guidance

February 10, 2004
- Guardian Industries Corp. Provides Ultrawhite™ Glass For World Trade Center #7
- Absolute Glass Protection Inc. Announces Formation of International Sales and Distribution Company
- Apogee Promotes Michael B. Clauer

February 9, 2004
- AAMA Updates Three Field Testing Documents for Curtainwall, Sliding Glass Doors and Windows
- Window Armor: Looking to be a Smashing Success
- Audit for National Gallery of Victoria After Second Glass Incident

February 6, 2004
- Oldcastle's StormGlass™ Earns Miami-Dade County Approval

February 5, 2004
- One Week Until Glass Forum

February 4, 2004
- Sciola Buys Hartung Glass Industries Back from UGC
- CRL Announces New Architectural Hardware Sales Rep
- Juba Completes Work on APS Center for Learning and Leadership

January 30, 2004
- Glass Forum™ Seminars Provide Something for Everyone

January 29, 2004
- Southwall Technologies Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer
- Dwyer Group to Spend More than $5 Million in Advertising
- Art Glass Show Separates from the Art Glass Association

January 28, 2004
- NFRC Elects New Board Members; Corrects Electronic Balloting Problems
- Steve Garvey to Serve as Opening Speaker at AEC Annual Meeting
- Simonton Announces New Marketing Communications Manager

January 26, 2004
- Vitro Reaches Agreement to Sell its Stake in Vitro Fibras
- New Acid-Etched Glass Available from Paragon

January 23, 2004
- Dawson Metal Earns ISO Registration
- DORMA Publishes Architectural Hardware Brochure

January 22, 2004
- Adhesives Research Opens Singapore Technical Center
- Windows in Display House can Become Computer Screens

January 21, 2004
- Some Early Bird Attendees to Receive Private Yellow Page Consultation
- Solutia and Windoworld Work Together to Meet Hurricane Protection Demands
- CRL Introduces New Board Up System
- Republic Windows and Doors Offers Continuing Education

January 20, 2004
- Asahi Glass Fine Techno’s New Glass Furnace to Begin Supplying TFT LCD Makers in 2Q
- Edgetech Launches SDL S-Sentials Product Line for Simulated Divided Lite Applications

January 16, 2004
- TruSeal Technologies Earns ISO 9001:2000 Certification
- Dana Point, Calif., Selected for Glass Week 2006 Location
- SAFTI Announces Two New Fire-Rated Frames

January 15, 2004
- Apogee Enterprises Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
- Harmon Announces Two New Hires
- TruSeal Adds Cost Estimator to Website

January 14, 2004
- CertainTeed Windows Continues Growth Path -- To Open New California Facility
- Razor's Edge Technologies Changes Name to SPD Technologies and Introduces New Line of SPD-Smart Window Products
- Goldfus Plans to Sell 130,000 Apogee Shares

January 13, 2004
- Jim Blevins Passes Away
- CRL Announces New Project Manager

January 12, 2004
- Kennedy Retires from AFG; Litzinger Assumes Role of President and CEO
- Mayflower Launches "Power of M" Promotion

January 9, 2004
- Quanex Closes Acquisition of TruSeal Technologies
- EXTECH® Files for U.S. Patent
- Crystal Introduces New Aluminum Window Line

January 8, 2004
- BHMA Announces Revolving Door Standard; Updates Low-Energy Door Standard
- Major Industries Offers Daylighting Idea Book
- FTI Unveils KissKoat Process and New Training Technology

January 7, 2004
- Republic Windows and Doors Revamps Website
- Bekaert Adds 8-Mil Film to Line

January 6, 2004
- CSI Completes Content Development for MasterFormat™ 2004
- Harmon Inc. Completes Work on MICA's Brown Center
- Aluflam Introduces Fire-Rated Aluminum Windows and Doors

January 5, 2004
- GANA Announces 2005 BEC Conference; Bartoe Re-Elected Tempering Division Chair
- Arch Announces Hiring of Alan Gottesman
- Yellow Page Expert Barry Maher to Keynote 2004 Glass Expos
- Falling Glass Crisis at Gallery

January 2, 2004
- To Commemorate 125th Anniversary, Barkow Announces Free Shipping
- Dwyer Group Ranks in Entrepreneur's "Franchise 500"
- DeWALT Introduces New Cut-Off Tool

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