2006 News Archive

December 28, 2006
- Cooper Named AFG Glass Salesman for Canadian Fabrication- Saskatchewan
- Glazier's Speak Out: New Year's Resolutions
- A Tempest When Art Became Surveillance
- SINGAPORE-Mother Sues McDonald's for Son's Injuries
- ENGLAND-Bottle Attack Victim Urges Pubs to Ditch Glass
- Happy New Year from USGlass and USGNN Staff

December 27, 2006
- Pilkington Chief Floats Back to the Top
- Graham Names Trimmer VP of Finance
- PPG Quandary Not Easy to Dump

December 22, 2006
- USGNN Staff Receives Industry-Targeting Scam Calls
- Linetec Adds New Truck Route for Missouri and Iowa
- 40 Bond Building in New York is Fashioned with DFI Nano-Coating
- Happy Holidays!

December 21, 2006
- What Does AFG Stand for? All Finished, Gone Company to Standardize Name Globally, Name to Change in September
         For financial information about AGC, CLICK HERE
- Scam Calls to Glass Shops Remain Steady, Often Frequent
- On the Blogs with Max Perilstein
- ENGLAND - Leicester Set to Get £100m Glass Skyscraper

December 20, 2006
- CHINA-Building Material Maker to Take Control of Luoyang Glass
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES-Dubai Investments Announces Launch of Glass LLC, the Region's First Glass Holding Company
- On the Blog with Kris Vockler
- New Hot-Melt System for Glass Window Manufacturing

December 19, 2006
- Asbestos Ruling Hangs Over PPG Asbestos Ruling Hangs over PPG
- Window/Door Manufacturer Headed to Springfield
- AFG Glass Announces Three New Appointments
- On the Boards with Paul Bieber
- Chihuly, Rival Glass Artist Settle Dispute

December 18, 2006
- Glass Scam Still Haunting Industry, Point of Origin Differing Per Incident
- Glaziers Speak Out: Their Favorite Tools
- CRL 95C Silicone Building Sealant Approved for the Florida Hurricane Impact Glazing Code
- Master Bond Inc. has introduced EP30P Adhesive For Glass, Polycarbonates & Acrylics

December 15, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: On Fuel Surcharges
- New MaxBlock™ Sunshades by Tubelite® Maximize Energy Efficiency
- Nupro Products Offers New Muntin Clips to Edgetech Customers

December 14, 2006
- Veterans Glass City Skyway contractor laying off half of work force as project winds down
- Attention Readers: Are you the Industry's Youngest CEO?
- Apogee Enterprises to Host Third Quarter Conference Call
- Vitro Completes Its Financial Plan with $100 Million Property Sale
- Dubai Investment plans glass firm
- Glassmaker sees its profits rise by fifth

December 13, 2006
- GPD 2007 Pre-Registration Available
- Acciona to build Forest of Steel in Cuenca designed by Moneo

December 12, 2006
- Sika Acquires German Glass Sealants Maker Proxan for Undisclosed Sum
- Founding President of Edgetech I.G. Named Rubber Industry Executive of the Year
- Precision Entry Adds Sales Representative
- Attention Readers: Who's Been Around the Longest?
- C & C Glass Founder George Comstock Passes Away
- Vitro Flat Glass Division Strengthens its Financial Position

December 11, 2006
- AFG to Cease Production at Cinnaminson Float Plant
- Saint-Gobain Vitrage and Shell to Produce Photovoltaic Panels
- Glaziers Speak Out: On the New Metal Shear Wall Panel Prototype
- USGlass Metal & Glazing Forum Up & Running
- New Glass Making Technique Produces Stronger Glass

December 8, 2006
- IBA Consultants to Answer Call for Third Party Inspections
- GPD 2007 to Emphasis Production Control and Processes for Glass Products
- CSA Issues Warning of the Dangers of Counterfeit Approval Marks
- DSO Attracts Dh5.8 Billion Investments

December 7, 2006
- Wausau Names Gary Stella as Representative in Washington, Oregon
- European Technology Group Invests AED 112 Million in Dubai Silicon Oasis
- RBS Leads London Higher

December 6, 2006
- A Look at the Most Recent Ruling in the Glass Doctor Infringement Case

December 5, 2006
- Glass Doctor Infringement Case Upheld; Damages to be Reassessed
- Edgetech I.G. Commended by British-American Chamber of Commerce
- Dow Corning Names Two New Leaders for the Construction Industry
- Edifice, Complex

December 4, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: Working Through an Economic Slowdown
- GANA Announces Joint Glass Week, BEC Conference in 2008
- AUSTRIALIA -- Glass Repair Team Faces Court Over Smashed Windows
- Industry Legend Turns 80
- Glasstech International 2006
- Towers to Transform Skylines of Paris and St. Petersburg

December 1, 2006
- Glass-Shattering Check Sends Two Children to Hospital
- Drinker 'Broke Glass Panel'
- This Year's Pilkington Arkwright Scholars Are?

November 30, 2006
- Glass Tables a Serious Safety Hazard
- USGNN Live Blogs Set to Launch Tomorrow
- Three Kawneer Products Pass Florida's Test
- InterEdge Expands Production of Fire Rated Glazing to North East
- Independent Testing Proves Intercept ULTRA Matches Thermal Efficiency of Foam Spacers
- Plan Developed for Solar-to-Electricity Glass Windows
- The Yin and Yang of Lean Six Sigma
- Bats Boggled by Glass Walls

November 29, 2006
- News Show Highlights Scam Dogging Glass Industry
- Entries Sought for Aluminum Extrusion Student Design Competition
- GANA Plans 2007 Fall Conference in Atlanta
- Ford's Hourly Buyout Acceptances Reach 38,000 This Year
- Hertfordshire Man Prosecuted after Construction Worker Dies
- Falcon Wharf is a What House? Winner

November 28, 2006
- California Court of Appeal Decision Favors Subcontractors
- Shell and Saint-Gobain Form Joint Venture to Develop Next Generation Solar Panel Production
- Asahi Glass to Increase Fluon® ETFE Fluoropolymer Production Capacity
- Ali & Sons Signs Contract for European Glass-Making Equipment
- Skyscraper Could Dwarf Historic St. Petersburg

November 27, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: Finding and Retaining Quality Employees
- Winona Company Makes Glass Into Art
- Sejal Hops on Retail Wagon

November 22, 2006
- Silver Nanofilms Make Effective Thermal Barriers in Buildings
- PPG Prospers in China After a Hard Lesson
- PPG Industries Downgraded to "Hold"
- Happy Thanksgiving!
- Stained Glass Studio Emerges in Boyden

November 21, 2006
- ASTM Announces Abstract Submission Deadline for Upcoming Building Envelope Symposium
- North Building Proves Popular With the Fenestration Industry
- Emirates Computers Displays Touchless Ubiq'Window Technology at Gitex 2006
- Tiffany's World Comes Home
- Window Falls From Downtown Highrise

November 20, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: Architects Knowledge on Glass Products
- Deceuninck to Consolidate Extrusion Production in North America at Ohio and Arkansas Plants
- DORMA Gropu North America Creates DORMA Entrance Systems Division
- AFRICA -- African Largest Glass Center Under Construction in Zimbabwe
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -- European Technology Group Invests AED 112 Million In Dubai Silicon Oasis During GITEX 2006
- Indiana Glass Association Presents Annual Awards

November 17, 2006
- Glaston Breaks Exhibition Sales Record with New Products
- Nippon Sheet Glass H1 opg Profit Seen Up 68 pct, Boosted by Pilkington - Report
- Hickory Hardware's New P.O.P. Display Rolls Out to Sutherlands Chain
- Wausau Helps InVision Architecture Bring Des Moines Condo Project to Life
- Demolition of Glass Factory Slated for Next Month
- BT Building to be New Hotel

November 16, 2006
- Glasstech Inc. Displays Innovative Architectural, Automotive Technologies at Zak Glasstech International 2006
- MTH Industries Celebrates Jerry Braun's 60th Anniversary in Business
- Marketing Collaboration Between Walker Glass Co. and PPG Industries Announced
- Embracing Koolhaas's Friendly Skyscraper
- Gunmen Shatter Glass Door, Ransack Home In North Charlotte

November 15, 2006
- DORMA Group North America Creates DORMA Entrance Systems Division
- Door Hardware at Massive Athletics Complex Needs to Stand Up to Years of Use and Abuse
- Massive Glass Tower Planned for D4
- Flats Become Top Glass

November 14, 2006
- GANA Creates New Fire Glazing Committee
- GED Promotes Bill Weaver to VP of Sales and Service
- One-Sided Sensor: Raytek Releases Infrared Imaging System for Low-Emissivity Glass
- A Glass Tower of Singular Design is Sole Response to Mayor's Call

November 13, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: Changes Order Challenges
- GANA Named as Co-Sponsor of Glass Processing Days
- New Look, Layout Unveiled for USGlass Message Boards
- Paul Bieber Named USGNN.com Online Editor
- New 2040 Window System Has It All: Performance, Design and Value
- Rene H. Bergero of Sommer and Mace
- Stained Glass Artists to Unveil Glass Murals

November 10, 2006
- Scam Targeting Glass Shops Getting Worse, Not Better
- ASA: Election Results Will Impact Subcontractor Issues
- Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Down in 2005
- Location Surprise Bonus for 'Green' Builder
- ASHRAE Releases Next Advanced Energy Design Guide
- GERMANY-Award for Adherent Antireflective Coating on Borosilicate Glass for Solar Collectors

November 9, 2006
- NFRC Wraps Up Fall Meeting with Board Meeting
- Construction Groups and Union Contribute Heavily to Political Candidates
- Snyder Named Regional VP of IBA Consultants
- Sunergy Pyrolytic Coating
- Rene Bergero of Sommer & Maca Passes Away

November 8, 2006
- NFRC Subcommittees Meet Today in D.C.
- It's a Blast: Facility in Texas Provides Full Scale State of the Art Testing
- Letting in the City's Light
- New Generation of Intelligent, High Precision Digital Infrared Thermometers
- Advanced Glazing Systems Continues to Develop Lighter Higher Strength Glass Products
- Stained Glass Sustains Topeka Octogenarian

November 7, 2006
- NFRC Fall Meeting Continues Today; New Board Members Announced
- United States Aluminum Launches A Newly Redesigned Website
- Pilks in Abu Dhabi Glass Plant Deal
- Twisted Towers Can Torture Their Builders
- Guardian Introduces Sun-Guard® Laminated Glass
- Therma-Tru® Doors Selected as Exclusive Fiberglass Entry Door Provider for Pulte Homes
- Museum of Glass Welcomes 'Banketje' Artist Beth Lipman

November 6, 2006
- NFRC Fall Membership Meeting Begins Today in Arlington, Va.
- Glaziers Speak Out: Is "Full Service" Back in Fashion?
- PPG Creates General Manager Position, Appoints Patrick Kenny
- Bystronic-glass Inc. Appoints New Operations Manager
- UltraGlas Issues Call for Entries: Creative Excellence Awards
- PPG May Start Paying Settlement Next Year
- KPMG Purchases Swish New Offices in Canary Wharf
- Grand Canyon Skywalk Glass 'Balustrades' Arrives

November 3, 2006
- Small Contractors Could Benefit from SBA Proposed Surety Regulatory Changes
- NSG Group to build a $200 million float glass project
- Coastal Industries Announces New Atlanta Division Assistant Manager
- Intertek Partners with IFC Certification to Offer European Market Access
- Costume Contest Renders Clear Cut Winner

November 2, 2006
- CGDA Responds to Hartford Courant's "State Licensing Law Stalls Installing of Glass" Editorial
- Fall 2006 Window & Door Industry Update Scheduled
- Guardian Corp. reveals major investment plan
- Technology Drives Market Demand
- Franchises lure military veterans
- Clarification: Responsible Party and Inspection Process No Longer Valid Concering NFRC's CMA

November 1, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: On the NFRC's Efforts to Create an Energy and Certification Rating Program for Non-Residential Construction
- WDMA National Fall Meeting Finishes Strong
- Guardian Industries Invests in Hungary Plant
- Glaziers Speak Out: About their Most Important Asset
- Happy Halloween! Your Vote Needed to Determine This Year's Winner of the AGRR/USGlass Magazine Staff Costume Contest

October 31, 2006
- WDMA Looks at Industry Challenges at Fall Meeting
- Architecture Foundation HQ gets green light from planners
- Solar Control and Self-Cleaning Glass For Conservatories
- UH Student Injured After Punching Dorm Window

October 30, 2006
- Talking with Kyro's New President & CEO
- glasstec 2006 Opens with Optimistic Industry-Wide Outlooks
- AFG Names New Chief Technology Officer
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Named Sole Converter for 3M VHB Window and Door Tape

October 27, 2006
- Germans at glasstec
- Rich Walker Promoted to President and CEO of AAMA
- glasstec Exhibitors Display Color and Decorative Options
- Solutia Begins Design of New Saflex Manufacturing Line at Plant in Ghent, Belgium
- Asahi Glass Down 3%; Credit Suisse Cuts Rtg

October 26, 2006
- What's Happening at Diamond Glass Company?
- glasstec 2006: A Place to See and Be Seen
- Heartland Being Hit by Telephone Scam
- GANA Releases New Marking and Labeling Glass Informational Bulletin
- Dow Corning® Launches Quality Bond to Boost Creative Glazing with Silicones
- Wausau Successfully Combines Security, Aesthetics and Performance for New Mecklenburg County Courthouse
- Self-cleaning and Solar Control Glass for Conservatories - Pilkington Building Products - UK

October 25, 2006
- glasstec Continues Today in Düsseldorf
- PPG Selected as Finalist For 2007 PACE Award
- Saint-Gobain: Sales for the First Nine Months of 2006
- Excellent Customer Service at Our Glass Shop
- Window Manufacturer Will Use BuyDesign to Streamline Quoting and Ordering for National Window Wood, Clad, and Vinyl Product Lines

October 24, 2006
- glasstec 2006 Underway in Düsseldorf, Germany
- Apogee Backs 2007 Earnings Outlook
- VIETNAM -- First Vietnamese Glass Producer to Export to US

October 23, 2006
- glasstec Set to Open
- Dlubak Corporation Press Release
- Donihoo Joins Skywall as Product Manager
- INDIA -- Nod to Guardian`s Go-Solo Plan

October 20, 2006
- GlasWeld Participates in glasstec 2006 Conference in Germany
- Guardian Announces Expansion of Kingsburg Facility
- AUSTRIALIA -- Saint-Gobain to Develop Substrates for BluGlass' GaN-on-Glass Devices
- Edgetech I.G. Ramps Up Factory Direct Service with New Appointees
- Zimbabwe Trade Unionist Receives Pilkington Award for Courage
- IRELAND -- Changes To Part L Gets The Green Light
- Falling Windows Crush Worker To Death Near Disney

October 19, 2006
- Glass Worker Crushed to Death on Job Site
- PGC Wraps Up Strong Fall Symposium
- Diamond Glass Companies Opens a New Spokane, Washington Branch Location
- WitsView: Asahi Glass Furnace Repair May Affect Glass Supply for 4Q 2006 and 1Q 2007
- First Exterior Glass Installed in Sprint Center

October 18, 2006
- PGC Meeting Continues Today in D.C.
- IGMA Certification Program Administration
- Ruth Provides Codes & Regulatory Affairs Update During AAMA Session
- Self-Cleaning Glass: OFFERING A CLEAR ADVANTAGE - PilkingtonGlass

October 17, 2006
- PGC Fall Symposium Underway Today in Washington D.C.
- Scam Spreading Westward, Modus Operandi Changing
- AAMA Meeting Continues with Committees Hard at Work
- Glaziers Speak Out: Bigger, Better, Bathrooms
- William Davidson to Invest $50m in Phoenicia
- Campus Update: University Hall Opens

October 16, 2006
- AAMA Fall Meeting Underway in Las Vegas
- AAMA Introduces Rating System to Certify Products for Blast Hazard Mitigation
- Pilkington Provides Clarity for Pilkington K Glass and New Building Regulations
- ENR Names Top 20 Glazing/Curtainwall Contractors
- Truseal Enhances North American, European Marketing and Sales Staff
- USGlass Staff Celebrates Milestones: Marketing Director Becomes Father, Production Manager Marries
- La Bella Terra Showcases Iron, Glass Works
- Engineer Was Salesman in Automotive Glass Industry

October 13, 2006
- Construction Forecast Conference Addresses Increases in Commercial Construction
- Globe-Girdling Market for Architectural Glass
- Gay Village Glass Tower Plan Falls Flat
- ENGLAND-Pilkington Provides Clarity for Pilkington K Glass and New Building Regulations
- Disc Laser Glass Cutting System to be on Display at glasstec 2006

October 12, 2006
- BOMA Outlines Concern About NFRC at 2006 Summer Meeting
- Apogee Enterprises Raises Quarterly Cash Dividend 4 Percent to $0.0675 Per Share
- Wausau's Curtainwall Provides High-Security Performance for Federal Reserve Bank's Detroit Branch
- Peter Grandinetti Named Vice President of Procurement at Silver Line Building Products Corporation
- Philippines Retains Safeguard Measures Against VN's Floating Glass

October 11, 2006
- Pilkington Chooses Eurotherm for Global Alliance Agreement
- Truseal Technologies Co-locates with Besten Equipment in Headquarters Move
- Guardian Denies Reports of Plans to Invest in Turkey
- Mapes Industries Expanding

October 10, 2006
- Together, Gulfguard and UAE Plant Will Exceed Region's Glass Demands
- Asahi Glass Enhances Home Security with Glass System Using Freescale's Wireless Platform

October 9, 2006
- Glaziers Speak Out: About Their Code of Ethics
- Global Alliance Agreement with Pilkington
- Twist in Guj Guardian Row

October 6, 2006
- Guardian May Win Battle with Modi Rubber
- Saint-Gobain Completes Shipment of Sapphire Transparent Armor Windows and Receives Additional Contract
- Linetec Offers Online Coatings Course as an AIA/CES Program
- Owners, Customers Incur Losses after Closing of Heritage Glass
- The Top 50 Inventions of the Past 50 Years

October 5, 2006
- Truseal's Car Giveaway at GlassBuild America Goes to President of Wolverine Glass
- Deadline to Submit Abstracts for Glass Processing Days 2007 Approaching
- Bystronic-Glass Easy-Lift Glass Handling Systems Emphasize Safety and Efficiency

October 4, 2006
- Arch Updates Hurricane Impact Informational Site
- Pennsylvania Lower Court Decision Neutralizes Pay-if-Paid Clauses
- Fluon® ETFE Film to be Used for Main Stadium and Swimming Stadium of the Olympic Games in Beijing, China

October 3, 2006
- Is a Glass Shortage on the Way?
- ASA Creates "Code of Ethics" Tool for Glazing Contractors
- White Aluminum Expands: The Biggest Glass Processing Line with Unique Opportunities
- Jamison and Kathy Carrier Purchase Moss Glass Operations
- A Cloud and a Dream. But Will it Float?

October 2, 2006
- Glazing Contractors: "Most Recent Edition" No Longer works
- SmartGlass International Wins Innovative Product Award at Detail Show
- ICC Structural Committee Disapproves Proposed Shower Enclosure Code Change Proposal
- PPG Records Charges for Environmental Remediation, Class-Action Settlement
- NAM Names PPG CEO Chuck Bunch As Chairman For 2007-2008 Term
- Emirates Glass at German Show

September 29, 2006
- Edgetech I.G. Earns Two G06 Awards
- Salem Distributing Named One of Area's FAST 50
- New glasstec 2006: E-Tickets for Visitors
- Decra Celebrates Fifty Years of Success
- Accura Systems, Inc. Announces John Regan Joining Staff as Senior Project Manager

September 28, 2006
- ICC Code Hearing Updates: Means of Egress Committee Hearings
- Guardian Industries Corp. to Build Float Glass Plant in Russia
- Binswanger Mirror Celebrates 10 Years, Introduces ScarGard2
- Award-Winning Glass Artist To Design Art Glass For City Hall
- HelioVolt's Solar Technology Awarded Two Wall Street Journal Innovation Honors

September 27, 2006
- David Ellerbe Promoted to Vice-President of Technology at C.R. Laurence Co. Inc.

September 26, 2006
- EC-9 Proposal Defeated at IEC Code Committee Meeting
- Fortune Magazine Announces 100 Fastest Growing Companies
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out: Value Added Services
- New Woodrow Wilson Bridge Operator Tower Features Cricursa Curvados S.A. Curved Glass
- SAFTI FIRST Receives US Patent for Superlite I-W Fire Rated CAT. II Safety Wired Glass
- GE Introduces SnapSil RTV230 Adhesive -- the 'New Glue' -- Delivering Higher Productivity for Industrial Assembly Applications
- PGT Industries Begins Rowan Operation

September 25, 2006
- GANA Fall Conference Takes Place in Las Vegas
- NFRC Considering IG Certification
- Are You Going to glasstec? Let us Know!
- USGlass Magazine Laptop Winner Announced
- Emirates Float Glass Holds Financial Closing Ceremony

September 22, 2006
- GlassBuild America 2006 Wraps Up in Vegas
- Dow Corning to Launch Quality-Assurance Initiative for European Structural Glazing and Insulating Glass Market
- Siemens Active in the Glass Industry for 150 Years
- Learning Green Lessons

September 21, 2006
- GlassBuild America Continues in Las Vegas
- Bureau of Labor Statistics Reports Mass Layoffs in August 2006
- Asahi Glass Taiwan Denies Rumors of Production Suspension
- PGC Symposium Exhibits Sell Out
- Crystal-Clear Strategy
- Built on Glass
- Asahi Glass Enhances Home Security with Glass System Using Freescale's Wireless Platform
- Apogee 2nd Quarter Earnings Per Share Increase 30 Percent; Full-Year EPS Guidance Reconfirmed
- Advanced Flat Glass Industry Forecasts to 2010 & 2015
- VIETNAM -- Float Glass Factory Proposed in Central Vietnam

September 20, 2006
- GlassBuild America Underway in Las Vegas
- Insula-Dome Peter Kroes Director of Marketing and Sales Release
- ICD High Performance Coatings will Showcase its Newest Products at Glasstec 2006, Dusseldorf, Germany
- PPG Industries (PPG) Acquires Sierracin Corporation
- Asahi Taiwan Glass Plant to Stop Production for Three Months

September 19, 2006
- Economic Forecast and Trends Covered In Glazing Executives Forum
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out: Big Building Boom
- After Clear Glass, Saint-Gobain Moves up the Value Chain
- DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Announces Price Increase for DuPont™ Butacite® PVB and DuPont™ SentryGlas® Plus Interlayers
- Truseal Unveils Duralite™ High-Performance, No-Metal Spacer
- Fluor Opened Orange County Performing Arts Center

September 18, 2006
- ICD High Performance Coatings and PPG Form Marketing Alliance for Spandrel Glass
- Kawneer Introduces the Paneline ® EL Exit Device
- GANA Releases Bulletin on Items Commonly Missing From Shop Drawings
- GLASSKOTE USA launches 'Extreme Granite™'
- MGA Holds Conference, Presents Awards
- Energy Efficient Windows Critical In Keeping Rising Energy Bills at Bay

September 15, 2006
- Capitol Hill Hears Discussion on Wired Glass
- GANA Releases Suggested Procedures for Dealing with Broken Glass
- Solutia Inc. and NuAir Windows and Doors Join Forces to Meet Increasing Demand for Hurricane Protection
- Wausau's Website Features More Product Details, Updated Project Gallery, New Look
- CRL Introduces "CRL63" Architectural Hardware Catalog
- Tremco Commercial Sealants and Waterproofing Promotes Bob Meloche to Eastern Division Sales Manager
- Mikron Announces New President
- Delaney Named Truth Territory Account Manager

September 14, 2006
- Prelco Appoints New Executive Vice President
- Viracon's New VRE-59 Coating Makes High-Profile Debut
- Memorial Planned for 9/11 Victims To Open at Logan by Summer 2008
- Edgetech I.G. Ramps Up Factory Direct Service with New Appointees
- ENGLAND-Glass Building Plan for Stars' Street Refused
- Beneath the Surface: The Truth about Self-Cleaning Glass
- DU House Vandalized, Windowpanes Broken

September 13, 2006
- Colorado Glaziers: Know Your Permit Needs
- Glaston Technologies August Orders Verge on Record High
- SAFTI FIRST Launches New and Improved Web Site
- Thermal Windows Reports on Progress of New Facility
- Asahi Glass Enhances Home Security with Glass System Using Freescale's Wireless Platform
- Screen Printing Machine Type MP-S Efficient Semi-Automatic Machine for Printing on Flat Glass
- INDIA-GAIL`s Pipeline Leakage Hits Production in Glass Factories
- NEPAL-Mysterious Symptom: Girl's Head Generates Pieces of Glass

September 12, 2006
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out: Longer Lead Times
- Cytec to Demonstrate New UVEKOL® A Glass Laminating System
- Kolbe Offers Online: "Impact Design" Course, New Products, Updated Architectural Details, Performance Specification Tools
- VISTAMATIC Vision Panels Installed at Franklin Memorial Hospital
- New Solar to Electricity Glass Windows

September 11, 2006
- EFCO Corp. Adds Features to Website, Introduces "5XP" High Performance Sliding Glass Door
- Mirror Standard Task Group Formed
- Former PPG Worker Awarded $1 Million

September 8, 2006
- Safety Symposium Location Announced
- Brunette to Represent Fire and Safety-Rated Glass Industry at Safety Symposium
- United States Aluminum Corporation Announces Opening Of New Service Center
- Wagner Named Vistawall Regional Sales Manager
- Pilkington OptiwhiteT Used in Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion
- Schwarzenegger Signs Legislation to Complete Million Solar Roofs Plan

September 7, 2006
- Tubelite to Consolidate Corporate Office with Its Branded Products Group
- BWI Now Delivering Masonite ® Exterior Doors with ENERGY STAR® Designation
- DuPont Launches Educational Web site on Hurricane-Resistant Construction Practices
- Walker Glass Announces an Expansion of Its Acid-Etched Product Line with the Introduction of Textures Select
- Bystronic Previews their Presentations at glasstec 2006
- They're Going to Disney World!
- PPG breaks Ground for Architectural Coatings Facility in Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center
- Siemens Active in the Glass Industry for 150 Years
- Stained Glass Unveiled at the Victoria Airport
- Digiglass' Decorative Safety Glass

September 6, 2006
- ACI Distribution-Birmingham Teams with Technical Glass Products
- Edgetech I.G. Sponsors LU Presentation at GlassBuild America, Sept. 18
- VISTAMATIC Announces Addition of New Sales Agent's for Vision Panels
- NEW ZEALAND -- Industrial Action Continues at Pilkington
- Glass Art Exhibit at Glasstec 2006

September 5, 2006
- Fuyao Bid for Ford Assets Grinds to Halt
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out on Weekends and Holidays: To Work or not to Work
- Life Safety Advocates to be Recognized on Capitol Hill
- Green Building Legislation Introduced, Supported by Senators
- Flat Glass, a Future Growth Area in GCC

September 1, 2006
- Despite Fire, Lee & Cates Doesn't Miss a Beat
- Three Ton Piece Of Glass About To Get Big Polish
- New Transportation Terminal Being Built for Famed Furniture Market

August 31, 2006
- Fatal Occupational Injuries Decline
- Truseal to Give Away Two-Year Car Lease at GlassBuild
- Glass Workers Strike for a Fair Share
- Advocates for Safe Glass
- Kolbe Introduces its New Ultra Casement Windows

August 30, 2006
- New Brochure Highlights PPG Certified Applicator™ (PPG/CAP) Program
- United States Aluminum Hires Donna Criscione as Sales Representative for Missouri & Kansas

August 29, 2006
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out: One Year After Hurricane Katrina
- New Paint Finishing Line to Boost Fabricator and Finisher's Productivity
- Technoform Finalizes Agreement with FeneRep to Sell I-Spacer™
- DuPont to Shift U.S. Pension to 401(k), Cutting Costs
- United States Aluminum Field Sales Representative Jerry L. Riggs Passes Away at 67

August 28, 2006
- More Glass Companies Reporting Telephone Scam
- Demand for Advanced Flat Glass Expected to Reach $7.7 Billion by 2010
- UAE -- USD 564 Million, Flat Glass Industry Investments in GCC

August 25, 2006
- OSHA Revises Respiratory Protection Standards
- FINLAND -- GPD Issues Call for Papers
- Hickory Hardware Names Three New Members to Management Team
- Pittsburgh Gears Up for 2007 International Festival of Glass
- Some Facts About the Glass Pavilion and the Toledo Museum of Art:

August 24, 2006
- New Partner Named at S&P Architectural Products
- Ireland -- Simple Pilkington Solution Following Northern Ireland Building Regulations
- Toledo Museum of Art Celebrates Grand Opening of its Glass Pavilion

August 23, 2006
- DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Announces Key Personnel Change
- Stained Glass Business Relies on Word of Mouth For New and Repeat Customers

August 22, 2006
- Glass Shops Beware of Ordering Scams
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out: on Surety Bonding:
- Wausau Names Hunt Dickson as Its Representative in Kentucky
- Energy Saver EMLock® Now Available

August 21, 2006
- Arch Aluminum Issues Press Release About New Facility
- CGI Windows Opens Doors of New Miami Facility
- CHINA-City to Renovate Glass-Curtain-Walls

August 18, 2006
- USGlass Magazine to Give Away Laptop at GlassBuild America 2006
- Glass Means Progress
- Israeli Glass Artist Sergey Bunkov Marries Bold Images with Delicate Texture

August 17, 2006
- YKK AP America Releases New Website
- 2006 USGlass Product of the Year Award Nomination Forms Available
- Turner Corp. Chief to Step Down
- Forget the Lotion, Check the Dell
- Unearthly Glow of Futuristic Glass Building in Frame

August 16, 2006
- Morse Industries Expands Delivery Service in the Mid-Atlantic
- SCOTLAND-Glass Dome Tops Plan for Cowgate Fire Site Revamp
- The USGBC LEED for Homes Pilot Program Awards LivingHomes the First-Ever Platinum Rating in Residential Sustainable Design

August 15, 2006
- ICC Withdraws Copyright Infringement Lawsuit Against NFPA; Pays NFPA Undisclosed Amount for Legal Fees and Costs
- BEMA Will Pursue Industry Consensus Standards
- Contract Glaziers Speak Out: Keeping Jobsites Clean Pays
- AUSTRALIA-Glass Doors that Float, from Häfele
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Names JRT Sales Inc. Manufacturer's Representative
- TEXAS-Bulletproof Glass Thwarts Would-Be Robbers
- Federal Building Getting a $4.2 Million Makeover

August 14, 2006
- Artwork in Architectural Glass to be Featured on Cable TV Show
- UNITED ARAB EMERITES-Emirates Glass, Burj Order
- America's Glass Showcase Announced
- New Technology Polycarbonate Sheet Line Delivers Best-in-Class Optics and Durability
- PPG Introduces Solarban® 70XL Glass to Residential Market
- AUSTRALIA-New Generation Frameless Glass Cabinet Doors
- Dichroic Glass Art Contest Sponsored by Dichroic Coatings Industry Leader

August 11, 2006
- VISTAMATIC Appoints Door Control Consultants Sales Agents
- Tem-Pace Inc. Expands Facility
- AUSTRALIA-Pilkington Planar Glass System on Show in Newport
- GERMANY-University Scientists Help Pilkington Glass See Clear Way Forward
- NEW HAMPSHIRE -Restored Stained-Glass Window Returns to Derry Library

August 10, 2006
- Morse Industries Adds Martin Guzman to Its Sales Team
- Construction Law Briefing Paper: New Building Technology Raises Contractual Risks
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006 Underway and Going Strong; Torrence Aluminum, MTH Employees Winners at Golf Outing
- CHINA-Company Makes Work More Voluntary
- GlassKote Australia Captures North American Market Interest
- MEXICO-Vitro Announces Successful Closing of US$110 million Senior Short Term Guaranteed Notes Issued by Vitro Envases Norteamerica, S.A. de C.V.

August 9, 2006
- Oldcastle Glass® Acquires Antamex International Inc.
- ENGLAND-Lottery Bosses Axe Glass Spire Plan

August 8, 2006
- Vistawall Opens New Philadelphia Service Center
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006 Offers Large Show Floor
- WASHINGTON-Chihuly Turns Up the Heat on Competing Glass Artists

August 7, 2006
- ENGLAND-Ashton Industrial Signs High-Profile Deals
- UNITED ARAB EMERITES-Alumco in AED 86m Facade Deal
- Woman, 91, Gets £110 Bill for Door
- Clarification on NFRC Meeting Revote

August 4, 2006
- Revote Stops the NFRC Meeting
- PGC Unveils New Website
- AAMA Updates Voluntary Specifications for Fiber-Reinforced Thermoset Profiles
- Pilkington Releases Latest Version of Glazing and Handling Guidelines
- Glass Plant to Nearly Triple in Size in High Springs' New Park
- J. E. Berkowitz, L.P. Helps Create a "City Within a City"
- WASHINGTON-Chihuly Settles Copyright Lawsuit
- INDIANA-Goose Forces Plane to Abort Take Off
- SPAIN-Spiderman Strikes Again

August 3, 2006
- GANA Names Two As Interim Division Leaders
- Ameron Completes Coating Business Sale
- PGC Announces Powerful Line-Up for Fall Symposium
- MAINE- Vandals Target School Windows

August 2, 2006
- IGMA Summer Meeting Closes Out with Technical Presentations
- Last Chance for Glass Expo Midwest™ Attendees to Buy Yankees Versus White Sox Tickets
- Win-door North America 2006 Will Be "Bringing Knowledge To the Industry"
- Wanted: Companies Recently Installing New Machinery
- GERMANY-Gothic Meets Modern in Gerhard Richter's Glass Window
- Hancock Glass Artist Molds Her Own World

August 1, 2006
- IGMA Summer Meeting Continues with Technical Presentations
- Edgetech Celebrates One Billion Feet of Super Spacer®
- Viracon Names New Vice President of Operations, Statesboro
- Southwall Announces Earnings in Q2 2006

July 31, 2006
- IGMA Summer Meeting Underway in Toronto
- Wausau Engineers Blast-Resistant Window Wall System for Zorinsky Federal Building
- United States Aluminum Announces David Nelson as Sales Manager for the Chicago Facility
- India: Asahi India Glass Q1 net plummets by 69.59%

July 28, 2006
- AFG Glass Names Operations Manager for Carbondale, Pa., Laminating Plant
- Production Planning and Scheduling
- PHILIPPINES-$300-M Hebei Glass Plant Gets Nod
- Kawneer Introduces the AA900 ISOWEB® Window
- Mobile Hotel Room in a Field of its Own

July 27, 2006
- NFRC Members Continued Discussions in Minneapolis
- United States Aluminum Introduces The Defender Series, Blast Resistant Storefront Systems

July 26, 2006
- Judges Uphold Jury's $22.5 Million Judgment for Glasslam
- NFRC Summer Meeting Continues with Research and Technology Reports
- AAMA, FMA Joint Meeting Scheduled
- AUSTRALIA-Acrylic Panels-The New Glass
- Kresge's Not-So-Little House on Prairie Shows How to Go Green
- Reward Your Suppliers!
- Blending Architecture and Glass Blowing
- AUSTRALIA-Window Puncher is "Lucky"

July 25, 2006
- NFRC Summer Meeting Starts in Minneapolis
- glasstec 2006 Program for "Glass Technology Live" Set
- Solutia Inc. Creates New Safe & Secure Award Category For 2007 AURORA Awards
- ENGLAND-- Tate Modern Unveils Growth Plans
- Centuries-Old Stained Glass Window Stolen

July 24, 2006
- Asahi Glass Announces Reduction of CRT Glass Capacity, Ceases Production in Taiwan and Indonesia
- Kennedy Airport Demolishing a Celebrated Wall of Glass
- J. E. Berkowitz L.P. Helps to Revitalize Wilmington's Riverfront on Delaware's Largest LEED Project
- Fragile but Intact, Stained Glass Panels Salvaged

July 21, 2006
-Advanced Glazings Ltd. Expands Staff, Introduces Award-Winning Insulated Glass Product to New England
- Sevasa Exhibits Its Acid Etched Glass at GlassBuild America 2006
- Glass Company is on the Cutting Edge
- Wausau Windows Provide Winning Performance for University of Virginia's John Paul Jones Arena
- 13th St. Undulating-Glass Building Gives Zoning Committee the jitters
- Nippon Deal 'to Benefit' of Pilks
- Wisecracking Duke Breaks Ice on HSE's Opening Day

July 20, 2006
- Lawsuit Against BlastGard International Dismissed
- CRL Opens New Expanded Branch Facility in Chicago
- Susan Fleury Joins Morse Industries in Marketing Role
- New Klean-Stick Pads Protect Glass from Breakage
- ENGLAND-CBI Chief Warns of Looming Energy Crisis
- Prominent Developer Sued by Homeowners
- Seven Questions With HOK's Bill Halter

July 19, 2006
- GC Sales Associates Joins Zero International Sales Team in Las Vegas
- Artwork In Architectural Glass Studios Offers "Quick" Glass Flooring
- A Kahn Icon Restored
- Winning Bath Vignette Display Features Soft Curves, Glass
- Fed Chairman Still Sees Inflation Risk

July 18, 2006
- GANA Releases New Glass Informational Bulletin Titled Differences Between Safety Glazing Standards
- Last Formal Invitation to Play Golf at Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006
- Global Green USA and Brad Pitt Announce Sustainable Design Competition Finalists on Today Show and MSNBC.com
- E-burg District Mulls Rising Expense: Glass

July 17, 2006
- Florida Building Commission Meets, Looks at Multitude of Issues
- Extreme Makeovers: Guardian, Oil City Both Have Major Projects On
- New Makrolon Polycarbonate Sheet
- J. E. Berkowitz L.P. Secures "The Grand Kingsbury" in Chicago
- Emirates Stadium - Countdown to Kick Off

July 14, 2006
- Glasstech Celebrates Mumbai, India, Liaison Office with Grand Opening Ceremony
- Tips on Window Frames and Glass
- Laminated Glass Goes Global, Thanks to DuPont
- Thermoelectric Polymers Could Heat, Cool Buildings
- Opening Session Speakers Secured for GPD 2007
- United States Aluminum Introduces The Series 3600 Sun Shade

July 13, 2006
- GANA Expands With Addition of Decorative Division
- City of Albany Considers Installing Window Guards on High Rise Apartments
- GANA 2007 Contract Glazing Educational Conference to be Held in Atlanta

July 12, 2006
- Azon Welcomes New Employees
- AFG Glass Appoints New Plant Managers
- Tower Isn't Even Built Yet But It's Already for Sale
- Milltech Inc. Receives SHARP Award

July 11, 2006
- Uni-form Engineering Announces Relationship with Edgetech I.G. Inc.
- XsunX Begins Assembly and Installation of Hybrid Systems at New Golden Facility
- Wausau Helps Secure National Institute of Health's Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases with a Blast-Mitigating Curtainwall
- AAMA Awards Six Scholarships for 2006

July10, 2006
- John Lewis Named Technical Director for AAMA
- Florida Building Commission to Discuss Panhandle Construction
- PPG Industries "Buy," Target Price Raised
- ProTemp Glass Licenses DecoTherm Technology
- Applied Materials Completes Acquisition of Applied Films
- J. E. Berkowitz L.P. to Help Highlight the Comcast Center Tower in Philadelphia
- ENGLAND-On-Demand Thermal Transfer Printer For Glass Firm

July 7, 2006
- AAMA Task Group to Develop Voluntary Standards For Window Performance Under Hurricane Conditions
- Pacific Aluminum Announces Availability of New Single and Double Hung Window System
- Hickory Hardware Introduces Patented Stacking Dolly System
- European Plane-Maker Airbus Today Confirmed the Appointment of a New President and CEO
- Window Wars
- Priest: 'Pick Up the Pieces' After Window Broken
- CANADA-Window Cleaner Dangles 90 Minutes Before Rescue
- Nashua Man Survives Ride Through Storefront on Car's Hood

July 6, 2006
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006 Pre-Registration Deadline Nears
- Glas Trösch AG, HY-TECH-GLASS Installs New Glass Railing Application with LUXAR® Anti-Reflective Coated Glass
- Nippon Sheet Expects 30 Bln Yen Profit on Pilkington (Update1)
- Bellevue Students Honor 9/11 Victims with Glass

July 5, 2006
- BEMA, Lysol Approve Campaign Design; Move Closer to Joint Marketing
- ENGLAND- In Minutes, Homeowners Can Now Design Their Own Doors Online
- USGlass Magazine to Say "Thank You" to Lucky Visitor at GlassBuild America 2006
- TORONTO-Falcons Fall Prey to City's Windows
- Enron Ex-Chief Kenneth Lay Dies

July 3, 2006
- Read the Fine Print: Not All "Free" Trade Show List Offers Legitimate
- Insulated Glass Performance Ratings Addressed by Latest AAMA Guideline
- Hickory Hardware Names Three Key Sales and Marketing Executives
- DUBAI-Emirates Float Glass Gets GCC investment
- International Code Council Foundation Seeks Silent Defenders
- Ask Us: Why Did Glass Table Shatter?

June 30, 2006
- Truth Hardware Debuts New Logo, Communication Campaign
- Palais des Congrès in Montreal is Renovated with DFI Nanocoating
- PPG Expands Collection of Vistacool™ Subtly Reflective, Color-Enriched Glasses
- Luxury Multi-Function Steam Shower

June 29, 2006
- DuPont's "Innovations" Highlighted in Wall Street Journal
- Glass Expo MidwestT 2006 Pre-Registration Deadline Nears
- Bendheim Wall Systems Provides "Light Box" for Irwin Union Bank

June 28, 2006
- Arch Announces New AIA-Approved Continuing Education Course on Impact Systems
- New Full-Service Glass Fabrication Facility to Open in Northern California
- Fenestration Manufacturers Association Issues Newsletter; Discusses Recent Study Results
- Asahi Glass Breaks Ground in Gumi Plant
- Xinhua Far East China Ratings Downgrades the Issuer Rating of Shanghai Yaohua Pilkington Glass to BBB
- Opportunity Knocks
- VISTAMATIC Appoints Rutherford Ventures Inc as Sales Agents for Canada
- USGlass Is Looking for Intriguing Decorative Glass Projects
- Outstanding adhesion of SentryGlas Plus to metal
- Apogee Quarterly Profit Rises
- Vitro Awarded the Ecological Container Award from the Mexican Packaging Association for Second Year in a Row
- Crystal Windows Founder Is Listed In New Directory

June 27, 2006
- ICC Announces First Jurisdictions Adopting 2006 I-Codes
- DENSO Announces Senior Management Changes
- MGM Mirage Shows Off Plans for $7 Billion Megaresort

June 26, 2006
- Cardinal Glass Industries Introduces the Next Level of High Performance LoE Glass
- The Kubla Khan of Hotels
- DI to Acquire New Saudi Factory
- ENGLAND-'Glass' Hostel Gets Go-Ahead
- Window Washer's Job is High Above Gillette

June 23, 2006
- Glass Company, Architect Named as Defendants in Wired-Glass Lawsuit
- Window/Door Market Study Available from AAMA
- Technoform Aligns with Top Sales Organizations for North American Rollout of I-Spacer™
- Edgetech I.G. Inc. Names Erika Harris Marketing Services Graphic Designer
- Bishop's Remains to be Transferred to New Cathedral

June 22, 2006
- Phoenix Glazing Gets State Money for Expansion
- VISTAMATIC Vision Panels Receive UL 20 and 45 min. Fire Ratings
- SELECT Hinges™ Sets Record; Reaches 25 Million in Cycle Testing
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006 Show Floor Filling Quickly; Three New Exhibitors Sign Up

June 21, 2006
- Florida Building Commission Meets, Hears Results of Applied Research Associates Study
- Ohio Governor Names Edgetech "Exporter of the Year"
- Groundbreaking Held in New Business Park, New J.E. Berkowitz L.P. Headquarters
- Scott Hanlon Joins NFRC as LAP Manager
- GPD 2007 Issues Call for Papers: Open Invitation for Visions from Glass Professionals
- EPA And New York City Show Off Greener Big Apple
- Hotel Room of the Future

June 20, 2006
- Vitro Completes Sale of Interest in Vitrocrisa
- Dow Chemical Names Attiganal Sreeram to Lead Core Research and Development

June 19, 2006
- Insurance Industry, Other Organizations Call For Elimination of Panhandle Carve-Out
- CLARIFICATION: Tamglass, Bavelloni Opening Glass Processing Machinery Factory in China
- J. E. Berkowitz Introduces JEB INVISIWALLTM
- 8G Glass Substrate from Corning
- DUBAI-Emirates Glass Dresses Up New Etisalat Tower in Dubai with 10,000 Sq.-Metres of High Performance Glass
- AUSTRALIA-Shiny Future for Glass Company
- The Facade Group Unveils New Website

June 16, 2006
- NSG Acquisition of Pilkington Completed
- Not Innovative? SOM's Skyscraper Projects in China Tell A Different Story
- Maker of Glass Tombstones Sees Life in Cemeteries
- Jazz Inspires Glass Artist

June 15, 2006
- Tamglass Insulating Glass and Tamglass Safety Glass Complete Employee Negotiations
- Dry Ice Forms Ultrahard Glass
- Replacement Windows Help New Jersey Homeowners Reduce Energy Consumption; New Tax Incentives Sweeten
- No Pane, No Gain? Glass Extensions

June 14, 2006
- Lloyd W. Talbert Appointed President, COO of C.R. Laurence Co. Inc.
- ASC Z97.1 Committee Announces Membership Drive and New Chairperson
- Heated Glass Has a New Name: Thermique Technologies, LLC
- Linetec Honored by Governor as Exemplary Employer
- City's Skyline Moving Upscale: Condos in the Hi-Rise Towers Will Start at $500,000
- Douglas Wallace Architects Wins Two Irish Architecture Awards for Galway Cinema
- Artist Cuts Into Cold Surfaces to Fashion Hot, Dynamic Glass

June 13, 2006
- Fortune Brands Acquires Simonton Windows®, Others
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006 Popular: Ballgame Tickets Sold Out, Show Floor Nearly Filled
- Lincoln Center Unveils Design for Renovated Plaza
- Visteon, Pilkington News Report Outdated; No Talks In Discussion

June 12, 2006
- At AIA Show 2006, Things Are Good, the Primaries Say
- AIA 2006: Curtainwall and Window Products Offer Architects Performance, Looks and More
- AAMA Updates Rating Document for Mulled Fenestration Assemblies
- Oldcastle Glass® Introduced New Exhibition Booth
- V Fenavid: The Big Fair of Glass and Aluminium in Brazil

June 9, 2006
- AIA 2006: Guardian Announces Hurd to Offer ClimaGuard SPFT on ComfortGlazeT Line
- Finland's Tamglass-Bavelloni to Build Glass Processing Factory in China
- Cytec Launches UVEKOL® A Glass Laminating System in the Americas
- Arch Continues Growth Within Guardian Certification Programs
- AAMA Releases Fenestration System Guide Specification Covering Tests that Simulate Hazardous Blast

June 8, 2006
- AIA 2006 National Convention and Design Expo Begins Today
- Florida Building Code Commission Work Groups Meet, Tackle Variety of Topics
- SmartGlass International Participates in Grand Designs Live in London

June 7, 2006
- NFRC Board Approves Action Items During Recent Retreat
- AAMA Updates Document Addressing Sealants Performance
- Window and Sliding Door Anchorage Analysis Is Latest Guideline Offered by AAMA
- PPG Honors Developers of Breakthrough Low-E Glass

June 6, 2006
- Oldcastle Glass® Acquires Florida Laminated and Tempered Glass Co.
- ASC Announces New Employee
- Truseal Redesigns Logo as Part of Corporate Branding Initiative
- Arkema Forms Industrial Partnership with Chinese Glass Manufacturer Qinhuangdao Yaohua
- ENGLAND-Glass Designers Called to Compete
- GLASSTECH ASIA Expands, Debuts GLASTECH INDIA 2006
- Mexico's Leading Glass Producer Calls on AT&T to Develop Network

June 5, 2006
- AAMA 506-06 Addresses Hurricane Impact Testing
- IGMA Recognized as AIA/CES Provider
- NFRC Announces Staffing Changes
- Service and Information a Click Away and Available Around the Clock

June 2, 2006
- J.E. Berkowitz, L.P. Plans Major Expansion
- Mississippi Governor Signs Building Code Legislation into Law
- Vos Glass Receives Gold Level Achievement Safety Award
- A Fresh Look at Glass
- CANADA-Grand Bibliothque's Glass Panels Defective, Experts Say
- ENGLAND-Glass House Plan Approved by Council

June 1, 2006
- ICC vs. NFPA Lawsuit Continues; Motion for Summary Judgment Denied
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006 Golf Outing Goes Back to Nature
- Glas Troesch AG, HY-TECH-GLASS, Presents Its New SPYMIRROR 20 % and all the LUXAR® products at the AIA Show in Los Angeles

May 31, 2006
- TRACO to Build New Facility in Georgia
- AAMA Issues Simplified Reference Guide for Rigid PVC Profile Certification
- Nana Wall Systems Receives Coveted ENERGY STAR Qualification from the U.S. Department of Energy
- Apple Store Shoppers Rescued from Glass Elevator
- The American Institute of Architects - New Orleans Announces Recipients of 2006 Design Awards

May 30, 2006
- Vitro to Supply Over 10,000 Square Meters of Double Glazed Glass to Torre Sacyr
- Two San Francisco Landmarks To Feature Wausau's Window Systems
- ENGLAND-Trader Landed with £8,000 Vandalism Bill

May 26, 2006
- DuPont and Viracon Present Award to GSA for Investment in Glass Safety Technology
- CGI introduces Miami-Dade County Approved Large Missile Impact Resistant Single Hung Window
- Virginia Tech's Cowgill Hall Receives Architectural Award
- Happy Memorial Day

May 25, 2006
- Ultrafab Announces the Purchase of Designer Glass International
- Florida Building Code Commission Meets Again, Continues Look at Wind Borne Debris Study, Other Topics
- VIETNAM-Slow Construction, Smuggling Spur Glass Surplus
- ENGLAND-Sunny Outlook for Romag as Profits Rise to £586,000
- NEW DELHI--The Glass Act
- Glass Artist Fuses His Hobby Into a Business

May 24, 2006
- Consumer Reports' Standard Push Would Require Safety Glazing in Tabletops
- Andersen Corp. to Purchase Silver Line Building Products
- ENGLAND-Pilkington Planar Frameless Glazing System

May 23, 2006
- SAFTI FIRST to Debut New Product at the 2006 AIA Expo in Los Angeles
- Wausau Announces New Terrace Doors
- Major Step at Ground Zero: 7 WTC Opens

May 22, 2006
- Kawneer Premieres Expanded Exhibit, New Thermal Products at the AIA Expo 2006
- GERMANY-The Glass Cathedral Where England Fans will Find Themselves in Limbo
- Broken Glass Used in Museum Heist

May 19, 2006
- GANA Contract Glazing Education Conference Begins in Dallas
- Sika Expands to Increase Production Capacity for Polyurethane Adhesive
- CRL to Introduce Custom Fabricated Wood Cap Railings at Glass Expo Midwest™ '06
- Bullring evacuated after Rotunda glass falls

May 18, 2006
- Kitterman Appointed New President of AFG Industries
- Edgetech Names PRYSM Marketing Northeast Manufacturer's Representative
- Viracon Holds Ground Breaking Ceremony in St. George, Utah
- Apple's 32-Foot Glass Cube Sheds Its Sheets
- Row Over TfL's Sky-High Rent in Glass Tower
- Call to Artists to Design Interior Glass at City Hall

May 17, 2006
- Glass Expo Midwest™ 2006: A Step Away from Royalty
- New York State Education Department Issues Wired Glass Advisory
- Primary Manufacturers Announce June 5 Price Increase
- Glass Expo 2006 Recognizes Exhibitors and Attendees

May 16, 2006
- WALKER GLASS NEW APPOINTMENTS
- PPG Seeks County's Help to Cut Energy Costs

May 15, 2006
- What Makes a Company One of the Best?
- Toledo Museum of Art: A High Glass Affair
- Safety Concern Over Shanghai's Skyscrapers
- ENGLAND- Earthship Is Almost Complete

May 12, 2006
- Americas Glass Association Glass Expo Opens in California
- Glaverbel Gives Oslo's Borgarting Court a Facelift
- MOEN and DFI sign agreement on Diamon-Fusion® nano-coating for ShowHouse® faucet
- Alcoa Names Huber President - Alcoa European Region
- The Window Factory Hires New Plant Manager
- An Overview of Glass Art from Near and Far

May 11, 2006
- Simonton Windows® Breaks Ground for Addition to Georgia Facility
- Mott MacDonald Wins Contract on First Ever Float Glass Plant in UAE
- ENGLAND-Conservatory Bursts into Flames

May 10, 2006
- Keeping 'Envelope' Intact Key for Homes
- SAFTI FIRST CEO William O'Keefe to Present "Exciting Developments and the Difference in Fire Rated Glazing" at GANA Conference
- Windows Shine in a New Light
- Former Pilkington Union Official McCloskey Guilty of Bribery

May 9, 2006
- Glasstech Opens Liaison Office in Mumbai, India
- Crystal Clear Dreams
- Libbey Glass Exec Was WWII Vet

May 8, 2006
- Mississippi Governor Signs Building Code Legislation into Law
- Vistawall Opens Charlotte, N.C. Service Center
- Firm Sells Glass for Indoor and Out
- Love Triangle: The Storied New York City Skyline Gets a Surge of Exhilaration with the First Worthy Addition of the Century

May 5, 2006
- Wisconsin Governor Requires Buildings to "Go Green"
- Undulating Glass and All, Greenwich Ave. Building is Given Green Light
- Golf Outing to be Offered at Glass Expo Midwest 2006
- Enduroshield glass coating
- Tips For A Healthy Home: Skylights Help Control Condensation

May 4, 2006
- Dow Chemicals, DuPont Top Glass-Related Companies on Fortune 500 List of Largest U.S. Corp.
- BOC Technology Boosts Productivity at Saint-Gobain Glass Plant; 35th CGM™ Advanced Melting System Installed on Glass Furnaces Worldwide
- SYDNEY-New York Architects Have Designed a Twisted Urban Surf Shack

May 3, 2006
- Engineered Glass Products Earns UL® Approval for Thermique™ Heated Architectural Windows
- Candace Muzny Attends the AGA Glass Expo to Say Tekon Products Clean and Protect Her Home and Race Car
- DENSO Sales California Names New Senior Manager of Corporate Services
- U.S. Chamber Study Finds Employee Benefit Costs Consume 40 Percent of Payroll Expenses
- Philly's New Deluxe Condos in the Sky

May 2, 2006
- PPG To Purchase Chinese Architectural Coatings Business
- Southeastern Aluminum Products Promotes Dowd, Jackson and Wright
- J.E. Berkowitz L.P. Adds to Staff
- Annual Shareholders Meeting Approves Sale of Vitrocrisa and 2005 Financial Results
- 3M's Great Security Glass Promotion
- Branching Out: Welcome to the Idea Store, London's Answer to the Fusty Old Public Library--and Maybe America's Too

May 1, 2006
- Cardinal Glass Industries Announces Organizational Changes
- Edgetech UK Energy Efficiency Seminar Sells Out in Record Time
- People in Glass Houses

April 28, 2006
- MERO Launches New Identity; Becomes Novum Structures
- USGlass Magazine Taking Nominations for "Best Manufacturer Rep"
- Intertek Launches Certification Program for Tornado-Resistant Products

April 27, 2006
- PPG Solarban® 70XL Glass Now Available Through PPG Certified Glass and Window Fabricator Networks
- Walker Glass Announces Expansion of Its Textures Acid-Etched Glass Manufacturing Operations
- Engineered Glass Products Debuts Line of Heated Architectural Windows
- PPG Industries Ranks Number 232 on the 2006 FORTUNE 500
- USGlass Magazine Taking Nominations for "Best Manufacturer Rep"

April 26, 2006
- Southeastern Aluminum's Glass Gets A Little Heavier
- ENGLAND-Topping out for the Beetham Tower
- FRANCE- City's Twin Towers a Step Nearer

April 25, 2006
- New Building Code Legislation to Keep Mississippi Safer During Upcoming Hurricane Season
- Holographic Solar: A novel approach to concentrating sunlight could cut solar panel costs
- Show Your Latest and Greatest in the USGlass Annual Guide to New Products

April 24, 2006
- PPG Performance Glazings Promotes Three to National Architectural Managers
- United States Aluminum Introduces The Series 900 Terrace Door
- Gehry Sees His Glass Towers Transforming Downtown L.A
- QUEBEC--Innovative Barrier Keeps View Intact
- Take Precautions to Prevent Weather Damage to Your Home

April 21, 2006
- IGMA Office Relocation Complete
- CRL Acquires Australian Distribution Company
- Commission Takes Pass on Greenwich Ave. Glass House

April 20, 2006
- Kimley Joins ADCO Products Inc.
- ENGLAND--Bowman Warns Days of $100 Oil Are Approaching
- Otis to Design One-Of-A-Kind 100-Passenger Elevators for World's First Interactive Museum of News
- AUSTRALIA-- Transparenta Frameless Showcases from Octanorm
- ENGLAND--A Bitter Blow for Glass Artist

April 19, 2006
- ENGLAND: Window Firms in North West Trial SME Recycling Scheme
- Greener Pastures for Technology
- Jeffrey Ort Named General Manager For Niles Aluminum Products Inc.
- Glass TEXpoT 06 Wraps Up
- Some Village Residents Opposed To Proposed Glass Building In Historic District
- MORECAMBE, ENGLAND: Greens Angry Over "Crushed Glass" Paths

April 18, 2006
- New ASTM Standard Available to Aid in Reducing Thermal Breakage
- A sleek facade shattered
- Power Glass Developer, XsunX, Adds Key Executive Management
- Sculptor spins delicate, brilliant webs

April 17, 2006
- New ACI Distribution Vice President Announced
- Owens Corning Buys Japanese Composites Business
- Harmon, Inc. Offers New Flyer on Glass Services
- DUBAI--Another Creative Project Formed Under UAE Offsets Program
- Innovations in Glass from Interpane
- Chihuly Victimized by His Own Success?

April 13, 2006
- Vistawall Announces Reliance Thermal Composite Curtainwall System
- Morse Industries Opens New Distribution Center in Charlotte, N.C.
- Kawneer Announces LEED Planning Tool
- AUSTRALIA: Colour Your World with Polytech Glass
- AUSTRALIA: Austvision Free-Standing Frameless Glass
- Happy Holidays

April 12, 2006
- Glass Fabrication Wraps Up Today in Orlando
- CRL Opens New Branch Distribution Facility in Houston
- ENGLAND—On the Level: Will New Laws Save Us All?
- Atrium at City Hall Receives Security Glass
- ENGLAND—The Room Planners: How to Make Use of Glass Walls

April 11, 2006
- Glass Fabrication 2006 Begins in Orlando
- SCHOTT Distributors Receive UL Authorization to Process Pyran® Fire-Rated Glass Ceramics
- GPD Launches Redesigned Website
- AUSTRALIA: Mirror Shop

April 10, 2006
- Demand within the Chinese Flat Glass Market is Expected to Increase by 11.5%
- Glass Unlimited Selects Czapla's System and Components as New Rep
- Electro-Glass Charged with Illegal Exports
- 'Rescued' glass company workers sacked

April 7, 2006
- IGMA Announces Office Relocation, New Management
- Glass TEXpo™ 06 Opens Today in San Antonio
- Firestone Expanding Metal Manufacturing Capabilities in Western United States
- Another crash is in scaffolding maker’s past
- JELD-WEN Introduces Builder Clad-Wood Windows

April 6, 2006
- SAFTI FIRST Names Renee Woodruff as Director of Strategic Alliances
- SDC Introduces Comprehensive CD Rom Catalog with Product Demos

April 5, 2006
- Lancaster appointed VP and General Manager at United Glass Corporation
- GED Integrated Solutions Doubles Headquarters Facility with Addition of Customer Service Center
- Show Your Latest and Greatest in the USGlass Annual Guide to New Products
- Pelli Unveils "Red Building" in West Hollywood

April 4, 2006
- Pilkington Building Products Opens New Plant in Scotland
- Stilwell Retires from AFG Industries
- Mirror Styles Reflect Changing Taste of Consumers
- UNITED KINGDOM: Window Cleaners Fear Drought
- USGlass Magazine Taking Nominations for "Best Manufacturer Rep"

April 3, 2006
- Asahi Glass to Build a 7.5G Glass Substrate Production Line in Taiwan, Say Sources
- Vitro Reaches Agreement with Libby Inc. to Sell Its Stake in Vitrocrisa
- Americans Are Too Smart to Join UK Merger Wave
- Industry Counts Down to Glass TEXpo™

March 31, 2006
- Correction
- This Takeover Free-for-All Just Isn't Delivering the Goods
- Edgetech "Architektur Fenster Fassade*" Wins Innovation Prize for Super Spacer® TriSeal™
- CHICAGO: High Winds Send Debris Falling from Building

March 30, 2006
- GANA Releases Ball Drop Test Method
- PPG Changes Name of Strategic Business Unit: PPG Flat Glass Becomes PPG Performance Glazings
- Viracon Chooses St. George, Utah Over Tucson for New Plant
- Glass TEXpo™ One Week Away and Exhibitor List Continues to Grow
- Glass Towers, Angry Queen West Residents and Not So Starving Artists

March 29, 2006
- Marvin Stover Resigns from NFRC Board, Approves $30,000 "Contribution" to CWI
- NFRC Board Approves Financial Contribution to Commercial Window Initiative
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Co., Inc. Names The Kragenbring Group, LLC Manufacturer's Representative
- PPG Names Mary Hosley as Architectural Manager for New York Metro Market
- Optimized Glass Tech Revealed by Interpane at the Fensterbau 2006
- BIPV Solar Rejuvenates NYC's Whitehall Ferry Terminal

March 28, 2006
- Florida Building Commission's March Meeting Tackles Big Topics
- Garnder Expected to Re-Launch Carolina Mirror Brand
- A World of Light and Glass: Architect James Carpenter is Known for Startling Designs That Make the Invisible Visible. Now Two New York Towers That Bear His Mark Are Going Up

March 27, 2006
- Glass TEXpo™ 2006 Offers Fun and Games
- Key Communications Inc. Promotes Two
- Artist's Glass Creation Will Make Stroll on Bridge a Walk in the Clouds
- Hospitals Reach for Four-Star Appeal

March 24, 2006
- World’s Biggest Floating Glass to be Built Late This Year in Chu Lai
- DAC Products Announces New Inside Sales Hire
- Proposed Restaurant Features Bar, Glass Elevator

March 23, 3006
- Craftsman Glass Opens New Addition
- GANA Releases New Skylight and Sloped Glazing Informational Bulletin
- Mixing the Old with the Modern: Quadrangle Part of £50m Redevelopment
- Date Announced for Spring 2006 Window & Door Industry Update Webinar
- The Next Big Thing in Clean Tech?
- Owatonna Man Killed in Job Accident
- Milgard Offers New Energy Efficient Mastri Line For Midwest, East Coast

March 22, 2006
- United States Aluminum Introduces The Series 3600 Sun Shade
- Viracon Names St. George, Utah as Third Plant Location
- Artists in a Glass All of Their Own

March 21, 2006
- New Glass TEXpo™ Exhibitors Announced
- Edgetech I.G. Inc. Names Alvar Diaz Western Regional Sales Manager
- Heitmann & Associates Hires New Regional Manager

March 20, 2006
- Bystronic's Claus Rieger to Address Glass Fabrication 2006 Attendees
- IBA Launches New Company, IBA Consultants West

March 17, 2006
- PGC Spring Meeting Finishes Strong, Avoids Snow
- Bernard Harris Retires from C.R. Laurence Co. Inc.
- Edgetech I.G. Inc. Names Tim Ashcraft Project Engineer

March 16, 2006
- PGC Spring Meting Winds Down Today
- GANA Announces Plans for 2006 Fall Conference
- Apathy in the UK as Japanese buy historic British glass firm

March 15, 2006
- PGC Spring Meeting Underway Today
- Jared Kirkpatrick Named Naturalite Western Regional Sales Manager
- Pacific Aluminum Announces 5-Day Door Production Program
- Dateline: Ireland, Part F Solution Provided by Pilkington K Glass

March 14, 2006
- The Word is Out: IRS Secrets You Should Know
- Edgetech I.G. Inc. to Present at Glass Processing Days China 2006
- Dateline: India

March 13, 2006
- GANA MODIFIES 2007 BEC CONFERENCE DATE
- Emirates Glass Wins Two Major Orders to Supply 50,000 Square Meters of Glass
- Glass Chapel Brings in Nature

March 10, 2006
- Kawneer Introduces 1600 SS™ (Screw Spline) Curtain Wall System
- DFI and GLASSource Sign 5-Year OEM License in Michigan
- A+W/Cantor Achieves Microsoft Gold Partner Status
- "World's Best Tinters" Named
- $30 million Glass Pavilion to open Aug. 27, Museum of Art announces

March 9, 2006
- Greg Abel, Advocates for Safe Glass Get Local, National News Coverage
- Bystronic's Claus Rieger to Address Glass Fabrication 2006 Attendees at GANA Conference
- Connecticut Adopts NFPA1 Uniform Fire Code and NFPA 101 Life Safety Code
- TVS Dsigns Vision Tower
- We're Living in Glass Houses: Scholar Chronicles Rise of Transparency

March 8, 2006
- Edgetech I.G. Inc. Names Carrie Wilson Sales & Marketing Assistant
- Migrating Birds Endangered by Building Lights
- Glasstec 2006 Offers Small and Medium-Sized Companies an Excellent Backdrop for Presenting their Products and Services
- Glass "Cook" Chosen County's Artist of Year

March 7, 2006
- NFRC Spring Meeting Underway in San Diego
- IGMA Accepts NFRC's Invitation to Participate in Board Meetings
- Arch to Open Las Vegas Distribution Center
- GANA Building Envelope Contractors Division Announces New Technical Committee Chair
- AIA Show Product Preview in the May USGlass
- Vitro Completes Sale of Interest in Quimica M
- The Glass House in Toronto, Estate of the Day

March 6, 2006
- NFRC Seeks Industry Cooperation on Non-Res Activities; GANA Accepts Offer
- Court Threat Over Pilks Deal
- Showdown Today Over Construction Of 32-Unit Glass Building in Village

March 3, 2006
- J. Sussman Inc. Celebrates Centennial Anniversary
- Ashton Industrial Develops New Design for SeamMaX-X™ Seaming Machine
- Solutia Completes Buy Out of Mexican Joint Venture Partner
- Meyda Tiffany Introduces "Jacks Are Wild" Stained Glass Window

March 2, 2006
- OSHA Issues Final Standard on Hexavalent Chromium
- Pilkington sold to Nippon Sheet Glass

March 1, 2006
- BEC Second Day in Las Vegas
- BEC Special Session Closes Out Educational Program
- Architects Have a New Resource Right at Their Finger Tips.
- Japanese Firm Rules Out Job Losses at Pilkington
- A New Chapter for 'L-O-F'
- Glass Fabricator Expanding at Phipps Bend

February 28, 2006
- BEC Continues in Las Vegas

February 27, 2006
- NSG and Pilkington Boards Reach Acquisition Agreement
- BEC Conference Underway in Las Vegas
- Industry Issues
- Windfall for Pilkington Chairman
- History of 'Float' Glass
- 2005 Another Great Year for Glaston Technologies
- Greg Stewart joins ADCO Products, Inc.
- J.E. Berkowitz L.P. Adds to Staff
- Duguay Joins INEX Spacer as Distribution Sales Manager
- Solar Technology To Brighten Your Life
- Emirates Glass Launches 'Charmline'

February 24, 2006
- IGMA Annual Meeting Underway
- IGMA Hosts "What's New" Tabletop Reception
- Window Glass Falls From Melbourne City Highrise
- The Gloss of Glass: Stunning Glass Fixtures Are All the Rage in Home Décor

February 23, 2006
- J.E. Berkowitz L.P. Names Pilkington 2005 Supplier of the Year
- Dave Mispagel appointed Bystronic Western Regional Sales Manager

February 22, 2006
- GANA Mirror Division Releases New Video
- Window Safety is Everyone's Responsibility
- 50 Best Managed Company - 3 Years in a Row
- ACI Promotes Luke to Branch Manager

February 21, 2006
- Arch Hires Tim Moore as Tech Services Manager
- DECOTHERM LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
- Wind Shatters Window At Henrietta's Table
- Pella® Designer Series® Windows Reduce Indoor Airborne Allergens

February 20, 2006
- Glass Chiefs Set for £8m Nippon Prize
- National Institute of Building Sciences, Building Enclosure Technology and Environmental Council Planning for Hurricane Symposium, Calling for Abstracts
- Sisecam Opens Second Plant in Bulgaria
- How Design Can be Good for Health

February 17, 2006
- YYK AP America Expansion to Add 200 Local Jobs
- DORMA Group North America Website Receives Gold Mercury Award
- TruSeal Technologies Inc. Launches Redesigned Web Site

February 16, 2006
- Nippon Glass Warning Sparks Bid Fears
- Pilkington Talks Still on Despite Nippon Profit Alert
- Asahi Glass Rises on Profit Forecast, Expansion Plans
- Pilkington Introduces New Fire Protection Glass in the US
- Glass Hard to Come by to Replace Plywood Windows in Brickell
- Tempering Division Friends Square Off In The Big Game

February 15, 2006
- Pilkington North America Announces Building Products Appointments
- NFRC Agrees to Complete its Component Modeling Program In Response to Request from the California Energy Commission
- Free Symposium on Protective Glazing Technology Scheduled for Chicago
- China Glass Takes Seven Rival Producers
- Vistawall Adds Second Extrusion Press to Greenville Plant
- Steinert to Start Building Glass Plant in Kazakhstan in 2006
- Asahi Glass Group Net Profit Dives 23.3% in 2005 Business Year+
- Tiger Woods Dedicates Solar-Powered Learning Center
- Free Stained Glass Sourcebook Available March 1st
- Innovative Hardware for Glass and Glazing

February 14, 2006
- Finland: Glassrobots Launches RoboTemp Tempering System
- Government Asked to Slash Custom Duty on Imported Glass from 25pc
- GPD Conference Gets Ready for Its 10th Anniversary in 2007
- Petri Lammi Promoted to VP, COO of Glassrobots Oy
- Glass Act: His Glass Sculptures are Known and Sought After Throughout Asia

February 13, 2006
- GANA's BEC Conference Reaches Maximum Capacity
- Lou Sigman Inks Deal, Acquires Denver's Horizon Glass
- NSA Unveils Winners of 4th Annual Design Awards Competition
- Z. Bavelloni, Ertl Glas Sign Contract
- IGA/NWRA Pre-Registration Closes Today
- Man bleeds to death after punching window

February 10, 2006
- Manufacturers warn against the purchasing of substitue self cleaning glass products
- Fortune Brands, Inc. to Acquire SBR, Inc.:
- What's New in Machinery? Tell Us!
- Stained Glass Windows Stolen From Former Pleasant Ridge Bar

February 9, 2006
- Dow Names Leaders for Curtainwall, Asian Construction Markets
- Vitro honored with the 2005 National Quality Award reinforcing its quality category

February 8, 2006
- Work on first ever Float Glass Plant in UAE to get underway at Industrial City of Abu Dhabi
- Safestyle UK Receives Trustmark Recognition
- A New Meaning for Interior Design: A Bathroom Made Only of Glass
- Pacific Aluminum Adds to Staff
- Emirates Glass signs contract to supply 4,000 SQ meter glass for diabetes centre in Abu Dhabi

February 7, 2006
- Pilkington, NSG resume talks for possible sale Ottawa plant workers, EPA watching for takeover bid by Japanese glassmaker NSG
- Trailer of stained-glass windows stolen in Hanover
- Glass academies lose their shine
- Beauty & Security Unite in Jacksonville Federal Courthouse

February 6, 2006
- Obituary: Alan Campbell
- Phillipines: Mandatory product certification for flat glass
- Independent's Days Making Your Future a Sure Bet in Las Vegas-Three Weeks Away
- The Spring Glass ShowT
- Architect David Adjaye Adds Dash of Color in London's East End

February 3, 2006
- Sommer & Maca Export Sales Manager, USGlass Columnist Undergoes Surgery; Recovering Well
- Four Seasons Sunroom Glass Recalled
- Designer brings light to Downtown projects

February 2, 2006
- Saint-Gobain, Royal Dutch Shell to develop glass-film solar panels
- J.E. Berkowitz L.P. (JEB) adds staff members
- Harmon, Inc. Welcomes Eric C. Rock as Project Coordinator
- Glass Expo Rocky Mountain™ '06 Worth the Wait

February 1, 2006
- Glass Week Presenter Provides Detailed Look at Six Sigma Methodology
- NHTSA Amends FMVSS 205
- Three Glass Week Sessions Offer Advice on Improving Business Relationships
- And Now for Something Completely Different: Glass Week Plays Host to Wedding
- Pilkington Hit By Asahi Glass Comments?
- PPG Back At Bargaining Table
- Glaverbel will present the decorative glass trends

January 31, 2006
- Fire at Westshore Facility Closes Office, Plant Remains Open
- Glass Week 2006 Continues in California
- Super Spacer® helps secure United Kingdom's First 'A' Rated Windows

January 30, 2006
- Glass Week 2006 Underway in Dana Point, Calif.
- Reduction in Custom Duty on Imported Glass Demanded
- Azon Launches Customer Newsletter
- YOU DO WHAT? Make Art of Glass

January 27, 2006
- Keymark Corporation Starts Up New Paint Line
- Smartglass International Ltd was launched at Plan Expo
- Floor is pure glass!

January 26, 2006
- Saint-Gobain 2nd-Half Net Little Changed on Purchase of BPB

January 25, 2006
- Glass Doctor® on Entrepreneur magazine's "Franchise 500" list

January 24, 2006
- Meltdown Glass and SAFTI First Offer Fire-Resistive Kiln Cast Glass
- Bulletproof Glass: Local Company Focuses On Troop Safety

January 23, 2006
- Industry Member Questions NFRC Board Election Decision
- Stained-glass window, door firm grows
- Tico Titanium Creates New Coatings Division

January 20, 2006
- Guardian Industries Announces New Director of Corporate Marketing
- What’s Up for Glass in Colorado? Glass Expo Rocky Mountain™ 2006 Attendees Learn of New Legislation
- Thomas Glass buys Athens assets

January 19, 2006
- United States Aluminum Announces Three New Hires
- Glass deal draws near
- PPG Reports Higher Glass Sales, Lower Profits
- Glass Expo Rocky Mountain™ 2006 Underway in Denver
- Tangerine Palm Springs Development

January 18, 2006
- Six Months After Katrina: Broad Glass Is Open and Optimistic
- Crane Composites Collaborates with Major Industries to Develop Curtainwall System

January 17, 2006
- Crystal Extrusion Systems Announces New Powder Coat Line to be Fully Operational
- IGMA Announces New Location for Annual Meeting
- PPG Breaks Ground on Taiwanese Coatings Application Plant for Fasteners, Small Parts

January 16, 2006
- Kyro Group Founds New Tools Company as Part of Glaston Technologies
- Schott Innovation “Novolay”: “Cool glass haze” protects and structures microelectronic components
- Financial Performance of the Leading Players in the UK Glass Industry Compared and Analysed

January 13, 2006
- SAFTI FIRST™ Awards Outstanding Safety Records
- "STYLE-ISH" Windows Reflect Record Profit Growth
- Saint-Gobain mulling acquisition of Nestle glass bottle unit in France - report

January 12, 2006
- Next Generation Glass Technology Delivers Performance, Comfort and Convenience
- Guardian Industries Announces Innovative Glass Technology to Protect Floors and Fabrics from Sun Damage; ClimaGuard SPF - The New Standard in High Performance Residential Window Glass
- Harmon Inc. Promotes Brian Buffa to Project Manager in Illinois
- Cleveland Fed Announces Director and Federal Advisory Council Appointments

January 11, 2006
- Adhesives Research Inc. Victim of Fire
- Azon Names J.E. Berkowitz, L.P. First Warm-Light® Certified Fabricator
- Northern Lights and Glass Igloos Attract Honeymoon Couple from Singapore to Lapland
- Glass Contractor Tries to Helps Thwart Robbery

January 10, 2006
- GANA Laminating Division Announces New Chairperson
- Guardian Industries Receives Inaugural Partnership Award from Hapag-Lloyd
- SCHOTT Acquires Applied Energy Systems
- Hydro Aluminum and the ET Foundation Extend Invitations for 2006 Design Competition Entries

January 9, 2006
- Oldcastle Glass Acquires Texas Wall Systems Inc.
- Glass Expo Rocky Mountain™ 2006 Fast Approaching
- Lots of Glass, not Enough Cash
- Martin Nagel is the new glasstec-president

January 6, 2006
- Technoform Announces Plans for First North American Manufacturing Facility
- EGP to Display Heated Glass at Builders Show
- DWM Publisher Honored for Work with Magazine

January 5, 2006
- Wausau Windows Helps Beaumont Hospital Maximize Daylighting in Expanded South Tower
- Plan for facility includes glass-enclosed planetarium, reflective steel shingles, indoor/outdoor cafe

January 4, 2006
- Nippon Resumes Bid on Pilkington
- EPA cites Pilkington North America for clean-air violations
- The Dwyer Group Celebrates 25th Anniversary in 2006
- Wachovia Selects Vistawall as National Supplier

January 3, 2006
- Paolo Sandri Appointed Managing Director of Z. Bavelloni
- Glass Expo Rocky Mountain™ 2006 Pre-registration Deadline Looming

Copyright © 2006 Key Communications, Inc. for USGlass Magazine. All rights reserved.
No reproduction, in print, electronic or any form without the expressed written permission of Key Communications Inc. 540-720-5584.