2008 News Archive

December 31, 2008
- Industry Looks to 2009; Remaining Positive is a Resolution Theme
- Manufacturing Declines Across Region
- Canadians Set Up First Solar Powered Community in North America
- SolarWorld CEO: Panel Prices to Drop 10 Percent in 2009
- Stained Glass Isn't Just for Windows

December 30, 2008
- USGNN Editors Pick Top Stories of 2008
- A Look at Material Price Movement in 2008
- Big Projects Mask Declines in Construction Spending
- Bonnell Aluminum Retracts its Energy Surcharge for January 2009 Shipments
- The Year in Solar: A Mix of Victories and Woes
- Heavy Snow Shatters Spokane Hotel Skylight
- In Our View Dec. 29: An Iconic Library

December 29, 2008
- Glass Industry Forecasts Slow Times for 2009
- New 'Green' Conservation Movement: With Credit Drying up, Firms Boosting Reserves
- ADSI Expects 2009 Revenues to Exceed $52 Million or up 26% Over 2008 Revenue Forecast
- TORONTO - Falling Glass Closes Strip of Queen's Quay
- CHINA - CSG Falls Most in a Month After Missing Forecast
- Amid Clouds, Some Brightness: Jeep Suffers Slowdown as Solar Firms Grow
- SCI Gets Grant to Make Products Used in Solar Panels
- Understanding The Mystery Of Metallic Glass
- Local Glass Designer Bending Light
- Glass Art Commissions Take Flight At American Eagle's Corporate Headquarters

December 23, 2008
- New Ownership Announced for Billco Manufacturing
- Existing, New Home Sales Plunge; GDP Unrevised for 3rd Quarter
- Non-Residential Construction Contracts Drop
- SYDNEY - City Streets Reopened After Huge Pane Comes Adrift
- Funding Cleared for Solar Panels
- CHINA - Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells Continue to See Strong Growth

December 22, 2008
- Industry Gets Involved in Fix Housing First
- Vornado Realty Trust, Other Developers Seek Bailout
- Statement by IUPAT General President James A. Williams on the Appointment of Representative Hilda Solis as U.S. Secretary of Labor
- Small-Time Repair Shop, World-Class Innovation
- Frederick Company Creates 'Heat of the Future'
- Bay, Adelaide Reopen After Glass Danger Ends
- DENMARK - Holl Designs "Shaking Hand" Towers for Copenhagen
- GERMANY - East German Church Recovers Stained-Glass Windows from Russia
- XsunX Provides Overview on Positive Developments for the Renewable Energy Industry
- Community First CU To Build Net Zero Energy Commercial Building
- Green Vision Takes on an Artful Approach at San Jose's Pearl Ave. Branch Library
- Caltech Scientists Create Titanium-Based Structural Metallic-Glass Composites

December 19, 2008
- Ajay Glass & Mirror Fined $89,000 by OSHA for Fall Hazards at Downtown Buffalo, N.Y., Building
- Dow Corning Takes A Shine To Solar
- SCI Commercializing Sputtering Targets For Thin-Film Solar Manufacturing
- Photovoltaic Art Glass Delivers Beauty, Electricity

December 18, 2008
- Apogee Chief Predicts Two Years Til Full Turnaround
- Asahi Glass Announces Revision of Operating Results Outlook (Consolidated)
- SCHOTT Increases Sales and Profit in 2008
- Glaston Ends Employee Co-operation Negotiations in Finland
- UNITED KINGDOM - Trakya Cam to Decide on Bulgaria Investment in 2009
- Construction Braces for Painful 2009
- Wear a Power Plant on Your Face: Solar Powered Sunglasses

December 17, 2008
- Vitro America Opens New Facility in City of Industry, California
- GlasWeld Glass Restoration Equipment Featured on DIY Network
- Americas Glass Association Announces Postponement Of Americas Glass Showcase; Independent Glass Association Event Will Go Forward
- IGA's Independents' Days Convention and Spring Auto Glass Show™ Set For May 12-14, 2009 in Ft. Myers Florida
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet Glass Falls as UBS Advises Selling Stock
- UNITED KINGDOM - Qatari Diar Makes Shard of Glass Loan
- Toledo's Makeover: Glass City to Solar Valley
- Building Department Wants Glass Barrier for Employees
- AAMA Pushes Housing Recovery Plan
- Architecture Billings Index Drops to All Time Low for Second Straight Month

December 16, 2008
- Questions Surface Over the Need for Furniture Glass Regulation
- Republic Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy; Echo Windows Details Emerge
- JAPAN - Nippon Sheet's Pilkington to Appeal Cartel Penalty
- JAPAN - Stocks Decline as Recession Dents Demand for Material
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Maker Celebrates as Sales Increase by 93%
- GANA Announces Solar Panel at Glass Week
- Construction Materials Prices drop 3.2% in November
- Fall River Company Needs More Solar Panels to Meet Demand
- Glass is Turning up in Unexpected Places

December 15, 2008
- Exit Strategies for Closing a Plant the Right Way
- PPG Shut Down Moved up to Monday
- AAMA's Skylight Council Publishes Fall Protection Paper
- GREECE - Riots Increase Glass Repair Business
- UNITED KINGDOM - Window Repairers are a Glass Apart
- Fatal Reflections
- Making Artistic Connections at a Subway Station
- Cracks Spoil Memorial's Debut
- JAPAN - A Frosty Reception

December 12, 2008
- PPG Chair Calls for Action in Auto Bailout
- Glass Sculptors Capture The Spirit Of Duquesne University - New Commissioned Glass Sculpture Installed
- Volunteers Tackle Church's Stained Glass

December 11, 2008
- Republic Reaches $1.75 Million Settlement with Workers
- GEMS Wraps Up in Schaumburg, Ill.
- Associated General Contractors of America Launches Effort to Show Broad National Support for Making Vital Infrastructure Investments as Part of the Stimulus Package
- Products from Alcoa's Kawneer Business Earn Cradle-to-Cradle Certification
- It's Record-Breaking Time at Gulf Glass 2009
- Romag Wary After Strong Year

December 10, 2008
- Seminars, Show Continues Today at Glass Expo Midwest '08
- Asia 2009 Soda Ash Talks Stall on Financial Malaise
- Feasel Paint and Glass in Downtown DeLand Shuts its Doors
- Corning Expects to Curtail Operations in '09
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Company is Still Shining
- Westin Windows Still Boarded After March Tornado
- CANADA - Natural Light A Bright Idea For Retailers
- Butterfly Wings Used to Print Self-Cleaning Windows
- Worker Falls 25 Feet in Hangar Accident
- 4th Grader Injured When Deer Jumps Through Class Window

December 9, 2008
- Bank of America Offers Republic Funds to Address Employee Claims
- Glass Expo Midwest™ Opens Today
- Automaker Troubles Hit Tulsa
- PGT Announces New International Sales Manager
- Company Touts Window Film as Energy Saver
- Automated Retail Concepts Unveils 'The Shopping Wall', a Fully Automated Airport Store
- The Best Business Architecture of 2008
- Daniel Libeskind's Soaring Glass Sky Garden for NYC
- Yukon Father, Son Develop Talents in Glass Blowing to Lofty Levels
- A Glassy Counterpart to Supersolids

December 8, 2008
- Worker Sit-In Still Going Strong at Republic Windows in Chicago
- Glass Expo Midwest™ Opens Tomorrow in Schaumburg (Suburban Chicago), Ill.
- JAPAN - Japan Stocks Post Biggest Rally in Two Weeks on U.S. Spending
- Big Donations Give Lift to Toledo-Area Health Facilities
- M3 Glass Technologies Announces New Personnel
- POLAND - Solar Panel Glut Expected in 2009-Suntech
- Broken to Pieces - Vandals Target More than Three Dozen Vehicles, Storefront Windows in Glass-Shooting Spree

December 5, 2008
- Israel Berger & Associates, LLC and IBA Consultants, Inc. Announce Settlement
- 13 Companies OK'd to Self-Insure for Workers' Comp in Texas
- CZECH REPUBLIC - AGC Flat Glass Europe Brings Forward Decision for Float Glass Repair
- Georgia Gulf Names Mark J. Orcutt Executive Vice President - Building Products
- ONTARIO - Glass Wall to Cost $1 Million
- Small-Business Scene: Repair Work Gives Stained-Glass Company a Break in Tough Times
- Solar Industry Pleads for More Federal Help
- Installing a Window on the Universe Isn't a Job for Bob Vila

December 4, 2008
- Cardinal Glass Tumwater Location Fined for Serious Safety Violations
- Traco Announces Sale of Residential Vinyl Window Division
- ABC Forecasts Downturn in 2009 Construction Activity
- Zimbabwe - Chinese Firm in U.S.$400 Million Glass Project

December 3, 2008
- CPSC Rules on Conformity to Certification Requirements
- PPG Appoints Kahle Chief Technology Officer
- McGraw-Hill Construction BIM Report Shows Growing Demand for Digital Models, Training
- More Than Just Scratching the Surface
- KKE Transforms '50s Medical Office Building -- Adds New Look, More Space

December 2, 2008
- USGNN.com™ Talks with New York Glazier Called to Wal-Mart Tragedy
- PPG to Exit Insulating Glass Sealants Business
- It’s Never Too Late to Plan to Attend Glass Expo Midwest™!
- BELGIUM - At Glass Factory, RFID Boosts Worker Safety and Productivity
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Installations Celebrates Huge Hollywood Order
- MIT Researchers Boost the Power of Solar Energy
- Solar's Learning Curve
- Greening Your Home: BottleStone's Recycled Ceramic
- GLASS INNOVATIONS: From Butterfly Wings to Solar Cells
- Heitmann & Associates Announces New Hires

December 1, 2008
- Sound Glass Relocates Corporate Offices and Showroom
- Tax Breaks Help Create 310 New Jobs in Hawkins
- Advertisement: TRACO New Website Wins Crystal Achievement Award
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glazing Company Ceases Trading
- CHINA - 632m Tower Going Ahead in Shanghai
- VATICAN CITY - Vatican Wins Award for Creating Rooftop Solar-Power Generator
- GERMANY - New Passenger Terminal for the Luxemburg Airport Using OKASOLAR and KAPILUX from OKALUX GmbH
- Taking a Stroll Along the High Line
- 150 Solar Startups, Part 1
- Fast Molecular Rearrangements Hold Key to Plastic's Toughness
- A Glass-Art Breakthrough for Imagination Celebration

November 26, 2008
- Census Bureau Releases Safety Glass Import and Export Values
- Medina Glass Block Files for Chapter 11 Protection
- IGMA Announces Two New Publications: 25-Year Field Correlation Study Report/IGMAC Glass Design Program (GD_2008)
- AAMA Releases New Document Addressing Specification for Field Testing
of Newly Installed Storefronts, Curtain Walls and Sloped Glazing Systems

- Smith Gets Candid in Latest PGC International "An Interview With…"
- Exotic Machine Heralds Innovative Solar Products for Dow Chemical
- UNITED KINGDOM - Blaze at Glass Factory

November 25, 2008
- Crystal Window & Door Uses Bi-Cultural Background to Meet Increasing Product Demand in China
- How is Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Coping with the Crisis?
- Advertisement: TRACO Introduces A Casement Series of Windows to the NX Architectural Aluminum Line of Products
- INDIA - Need for Creating Demand for Glass
- AUSTRALIA - Clear View of Glass
- Just a Few More Days to Pre-Register for Glass Expo Midwest™! December 9-10 * Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel * Schaumburg, Ill.
- ITALY - Vitrum 2009, an Avant-Garde Exhibition Full of News Formally Presented at glasstec 2008

November 24, 2008
- Overall, Construction Sites See Drop in Nonfatal Injuries, Survey Says
- Falls Prevalent At Construction Sites
- Three Companies Perfectly Positioned to Bridge the Energy Gap
- NJBIZ Honors New Jersey's Top Fifty Fastest Growing Companies
- UNITED KINGDOM - Pentagon Sees New Sales Opportunities with Launch of Glazing Division
- JAPAN - Architect Aoki's Office Wins Good Design Award
- Specialty Glass From Saint-Gobain Adds Sparkle to NYC's TKTS Booth on Father Duffy Square
- Advertisement: JEB Licensed by DuPont® as SentryGlas® Expressions™ Fabricator
- The Works to Feature Glass by Paul Stankard

November 21, 2008
- Diversified Glass Services Expands Business Focus to Include Flat Glass
- Glasslam Announces New Spacer Production Facility
- TRACO Downsizing Workforce
- AAMA Proposes Further Revisions to ENERGY STAR® Program Requirements
- Cities, Schools Delay Projects in Tough Climate for Muni Bonds
- PARIS - Saint Gobain Makes Smart Savings With Total
- Today's Hot Topics, BIM, LEED and More-All at a Glass Expo Near You!

November 20, 2008
- NFRC Board Approves Permanent Label Requirements Ballot
- PGC International Announces Two New Videos for Industry
- Saflex® Trenton Plant to Focus Exclusively on Resin Production
- Arkema Partners with Chinese Glass Manufacturer Kibing Glass Co. in Production of Next Generation CVD Low E Flat Glass
- SYDNEY - Sun Sets on Solar Factory
- Officials Get Quick Peek at Dali Museum's New Look
- Green Enthusiasts Attend Annual Conference

November 19, 2008
- Glass and Metal Companies Take Part in GreenBuild 2008 in Boston
- Vitro Finance Chief Resigns; Replaced by Del Valle
- Tough Economy Will Build Up Rise in Construction Litigation
- Architecture Billings Index Drops to All Time Low
- Robust Sales Prompt Solamatrix Inc. to Make Investment of $1.0 Million+ in December 2008 to Upgrade Manufacturing Facility
- AUSTRALIA - Glassmaking Plant Reopens After Rebuild and Upgrade
- VIETNAM - It's Time to Install Technical Barrier on Glass Imports
- INDIA - Sejal Architectural Sets up First Indian Float Glass Plant
- VIETNAM - Southeast Asian Largest Glass Expo to Kick Off in Vietnam

November 18, 2008
- BEMA Gets "Back to the Basics" by Hosting a Roundtable Discussion
- Wausau Completes Move to New, "Green" Manufacturing Center
- New Location for Pemi Glass & Mirror
- Guardian Website Re-Designed to Make it More Valuable for Architects and Designers
- LEED 2009 Passes Member Ballot
- Act Now: Glass Expo Midwest™ is Just Three Weeks Away!
- VIETNAM - Now Glass Producers Propose Import Tax Increase
- Tubelite Hires John Campbell as Product Development Engineer
- Chihuly Exhibits 'Glass Under Glass'

November 17, 2008
- Expansion Plans Underway for Meltdown Glass
- USGBC Reaffirms Commitment to Developing Green Building Code
- BERLIN - Glass is an Energy Friendly Product, Says Commission Report, But it Faces a Lot of Challenges
- DUBAI - Emirates Float Glass Signs Technology Licensing Agreement with PPG for its Second Manufacturing Facility
- ABU DHABI - Alumco Wins Contract for Mixed Use Development in Abu Dhabi
- MUNICH - Algoscan GmbH Completes Takeover of Jenoptik Surface Inspection
- BEIJING - China, U.S. to Collaborate on Solar Energy Technology
- TAIWAN - Solar Power Products Factory Opens on Kinmen
- Taking Unlikely Career Path, Bettencourt Headed to PGA Tour in 2009
- Advertisement: JEB Launches their New Website

November 14, 2008
- Contract Glaziers Hope to Hold Steady in 2009, Survey Says
- Arch Opens New Facility in Youngsville, NC
- THAILAND - Saint Gobain Wants Suppliers to Slash Rates
- NSG Group Announces Revision of Forecast
- Learn the Secrets of Glass Art
- Work Continues on Glass C-U-C
- Ducks Smash Glass for Exhibit

November 13, 2008
- PGC Meeting Ends with Candid Opinions, Advice
- Forum Helps Finishing Industries Understand Green Specs
- GEMS™ 2008 is Almost Here; Print Your Free Pass Today
- Goldray USA Holds Open House
- Glass Services Business Ready to "Fix Your Panes"
- City to Take a Closer Look at Crane Safety
- New Federal Renewable Energy Tax Credits Threw Solar Power Into a Tailspin
- Energy Matters Provide Inputs on Tempered and Plate Solar Panel Glasses
- GERMANY - VDMA: Manufacturers of Construction Equipment and Building Material Machinery well Prepared for End of Boom
- JAPAN - Asahi Glass, Nippon Sheet Fall on Price-Fixing Fines
- DUBAI - Manufacturers Busy as Demand Soars for Float Glass
- JAPAN - Japan Announces Action Plan to Promote Solar Energy
- INDIA - Boy Falls to Death From Hotel While Playing Frisbee
- BORNEO - Enforcement Agencies Discover Hazardous Situations in Tutong Shops

November 12, 2008
- Finishing Industries Forum Underway in Las Vegas
- HOAF Announces Salem as Their North American Sales Agent
- UGC Announces New Corporate Identity
- Kawneer Showcases Advanced Façade Capability During GreenBuild 2008
- Glass Guru Branch Opens in Boston
- Crane Drops Beam on School Bus
- European Commission Fines Auto Glass Manufacturers for Price-Fixing
- CHINA - Falling Demand Forces Fuyao to Stop 2 Lines
- Copenhagen - Shining Example of Solar Power for Copenhagen
- SLV Counties Pursue New Solar Plant
- Steve Rosenstock Steps Down from NFRC Board of Directors
- Vets to Get Classy Glass

November 10, 2008
- PGC Annual Symposium Begins Tomorrow
- Vitro Strengthens Its Position of Liquidity
- Quality Metalcrafts LLC Expands to Larger Facility
- Business Booming at Durant's Cardinal Glass
- Louisiana is Courting Crystal Window & Door Systems Plant
- Crystal Windows Offer View of Sustainable Urban Design
- Gyrotron Technology's Autoclave-free, Glass Lamination Demonstration Facility is Operational
- UNITED KINGDOM - Hundreds of Jobs Lost at Greenberg Glass Emergency
- DENMARK - Copenhagen's Stunning Carbon-Neutral Sundial Structure
- Walls of Glass Link Contemporary with Pond, Conservation Land
- Window & Door Manufacturers Association Introduces New Board Members

November 7, 2008
- Codes, ENERGY STAR® and More Discussed During NFRC Fall Meeting
- Dad Makes Donation in Honor of His Lourdes Graduate
- Jobs Report Underscores Urgency of Infrastructure Stimulus, AGC Says
- UNITED KINGDOM - Greenberg Glass Emergency Collapses into Administration

November 6, 2008
- Ratings Committee Moves CMA PCP Ballot Forward; Board Approves
- Bulletproof Glass Shields Obama for Victory Speech as Security is Stepped up for President-Elect
- Big Solar Energy Price Declines Expected

November 5, 2008
- NFRC Technical Committee Approves Two CMA Ballots; Board to Discuss Tomorrow
- Election Provides Hope for Economy and Bipartisan Legislative Priorities
- Contractor Sues West End Summit Backers
- Glass Solar Cell Concentrators Eliminate Need to Track Sun
- Revolutionary Solar Panel Coating Boosts Efficiency
- DUBAI - Dubai Plans to Build Region's Biggest Solar Energy Plant
- AUSTRALIA - CSR Drops Strong Hint for Break-up of Sprawling 'Historical' Divisions
- GPD China 2009: May 11-12, Shanghai, China

November 4, 2008
- Subcommittee Meetings Open Second Day of NFRC Fall Meeting
- Industry Companies Sponsor “High-Performance School of the Future, Today” Project at Greenbuild 2008
- U.S. Construction Spending Drops, but Nonresidential Gains
- National Construction Loan Delinquency Hits 10%
- Record Deal for Boosted Solar Panels
- Japan Hot Stocks-Asahi Glass, GS Yuasa, J-Power, Banks, Eisai
- Shame, Shame, Shame: Martha Stewart-Branded Glass Tables

November 3, 2008
- NFRC Fall Meeting Begins with Task Group Discussions and Opening Remarks
- A Bit of Green for the Rust Belt
- Energy Star and Green Building Initiative Certifies Chapel Hill, NC Neighborhood - The Orchard Receives Highest Ratings Awarded for Green Standards
- CHINA - China Southern Glass To Invest RMB 200M-300M In Solar Project
- JAPAN - NSG Group Announces Integration of Building Products Japan Sales and Marketing Divisions
- NEW ZEALAND - Great Outlook for Building with Glass
- DUBAI - Dubai's Newest Insane Skyscraper to House a Restaurant in a Glass Pod at 2,150 Feet
- Translucent OLED Panels Can Use as Panes of Window Glass
- Parlor Game

October 31, 2008
- Asahi Glass Changes Outlook, Personnel
- Vitro Puts Protections in Place
- UPDATE 2-Solvay Q3 Oper Profit Down, But Above Expectations
- NFRC Members Prepare for Monday's Meeting
- VDMA: German Glass Machinery Industry Taking a Positive Stock of glasstec
- New Management Structure at Bohle AG
- A Solar Gold Rush Is Spreading From California to New Jersey
- Glass Door Broken in ATM Theft Attempt
- Happy Halloween from USGNN.com™

October 30, 2008
- Stroupe Mirror Assets Sold During Public Auction
- Glass Doctor® Franchise Owners Elect Leadership Council
- Glass Doctor® Mourns Death of Franchise Owner
- Glass Soda Ash Consumption to Reach 49 Million Metric Tons by 2012, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc
- Revenues Dive at Window and Door Maker
- UNITED KINGDOM - 70 Jobs Go as Greenberg Glass Contracts Battles for Survival
- UNITED KINGDOM - If You Build it, How do You Make Them Shop?

October 29, 2008
- Arrow Glass & Mirror Named One of Austin's "Fast 50"
- SCOTLAND - Restaurant Expansion to Take Bite Out of the Skyline
- JEB licensed by DuPont® as SentryGlas® Expressions™ Fabricator (Paid Announcement)
- New Acropolis Museum Ready for Marbles
- Messe Düsseldorf Launches New Glass Trade Fair in India

October 28, 2008
- Forecasters Predict Commercial Construction for 2008 Will Show Drop
- Stanley Wolk, Founder of Rochester Insulated Glass Dies at 83
- Xcel Reduces Solar Payments
- Sun Will Shine on Solar Industry
- Clear Skies Solar Expands International Presence with $5.7 Million Solar Energy Project in Larissa, Greece
- Solar Panels Installed on New UNR Student Union
- UNITED KINGDOM - 200 Jobs at Risk as City Glass Business Collapses
- Fire-Rated and Architectural Glazing Materials from Technical Glass Products Now Available in BIM

October 27, 2008
- Exhibitors Say glasstec 2008 Brought Successful Opportunities
- Glass Doctor® Opens Professional Training Center
- Firm to Add 1,500 Workers
- On the Road to Better Solar Panels
- Duke Halves its $100 Million Plan for Solar Panels
- Home, Business Owners Harness Solar Power
- Will Demand for Solar Homes Pick Up?
- Solar Takes No Shine to Nevada
- Meltdown Glass Art & Design LLC Founder and Art Director Receives 2008 Arizona Artist of the Year Award
- Private Quarters: Color, Art, Glass-Collectors Put Faves on View
- OTTAWA - House of Glass

October 24, 2008
- It's All in the Interlayer (and Out of the Autoclave)
- Bystronic Glass and Jenoptik Team Up to Create Thin-Film Solar Cells
- UNITED KINGDOM - Guardian Goole Celebrates New Laminating Process and Customer Showroom
- New Free LCN e-learning Course on Door Openers
- NFRC Adds Two to PCP Team
- SOUTH WALES - Highest Silicon Solar Cell Efficiency Ever Reached
- Two Fans Injured After Bruins Check Shatters Glass

October 23, 3008
- Glass Companies Come to Adapt to Solar Production
- Glasstech Talks Solar with USGNN
- Chinese Have Strong Presence at glasstec
- Solutia Celebrates Production, Sales Milestone From New Saflex® Manufacturing Line in Ghent, Belgium
- Bystronic Glass and Jenoptik Enter into Cooperation Arrangement
- Experts Predict Downturn in Non-Residential Construction During NAHB Forecast Conference
- CSI to Debut GreenFormat™ at Greenbuild International Conference and Expo
- Architecture Billings Index Falls More than Six Points
- UNITED KINGDOM - Over Half of UK Organisations Still Don't Fully Understand Service Orientated Architecture Says Survey

October 22, 2008
- Economic, Financial Crisis—Where?
- Decorative Glass Companies Talk About Innovative Technologies at glasstec '08
- Asian Companies Have a Significant Presence at glasstec 2008
- MEXICO - Vitro Default 'High Probability' After Losing Gas Bet
- GED Appoints New President/CEO
- MasterVisions Etched Glass Helps Customers Create Custom Etchings
- Advertisement: For Sale

October 21, 2008
- glasstec Opens Today in Düsseldorf
- Introducing Real Nanotechnology to the Glass Industry
- The Aluminum Association Announces Board Leadership Changes
- SCHOTT Solar Researchers Nominated for Germany's Federal President's Prize for Innovation and Technology
- Designed for Hard Times
- Gurus Mad About Materials

October 20, 2008
- glasstec Exhibitors Prepare for Tomorrow's Show
- ENR Names Top 20 Glazing/Curtainwall Contractors; Harmon Tops List
- USGlass Magazine to Launch Solar Glazing Section
- New Addendum May Encourage Contract Glaziers to Start Using BIM
- Enclos Corp. to Manage and Track Global Training Online in Multiple Languages
- AGC Flat Glass Launches Unique Active Coating for New Generation Triple Glazing
- From Bottles to Baubles, the Tri-State Region is a Hot Bed of Activity for Collectors
- CHINA - Solar Power Systems Installed in Star Hotel in North China
- Modernism in the Treasure Valley
- Man Installing Skylights in Barn Dies after Falling

October 17, 2008
- Bernard Lax of Pulp Studios Talks with USGNN
- PPG Directors Announce Dividend Increase
- New Facility for Mobile Ergonomic Handler Robot Production
- ARC Designs 180,000 Square Foot Science Center for Genzyme - Receives LEED Gold Certification
- GANA to Video Podcast from glasstec
- "Glass Box" Architecture Leads to Lower Thermal Performance, Higher Costs, Expert Says
- UNITED KINGDOM - Jobs Hit as Window Firm Collapses
- LONDON - International Renowned Architects Compete For Emirates Glass Leaf Awards 2008 In London

October 16, 2008
- Glass Group CEO Wayne Harding Talks About Writing His First Novel
- Nippon Sheet: Modifying Plants to Make Solar Glass
- Online Daylighting Design Course from Technical Glass Products Expands Learning Options for Architects and Other Professionals
- Graham Unveils Enhanced Window and Door Website For Quicker, Easier
Information Access

- Times Square TKTS Booth in Manhattan Has New Look

October 15, 2008
- Glassopolis Seeks to Serve Contractors By Seeking Glazing Information at GlassBuild
- VITRO's 3rd Quarter 2008 Conference Call / Webcast
- Construction Industry to Take Hit from Economy
- Global Solar Energy Earns IEC Certification
- Sharp to Deliver Second-Generation Solar Cells in U.S.
- Nature and Nurture

October 14, 2008
- Oliver Stepe of YKK AP America Talks With USGNN
- Glasstech Enhances its Online Services
- Edgetech I.G. Launches Enhanced Web site at GlassBuild 2008
- DuPont Acquires Coastal Training Technologies Corporation to Expand Safety Business Offering
- ABU DHABI - LEED Platinum Twin Eco Towers Planned for Abu Dhabi
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Dubai-based X-Calibur 'LEEDs' by Example in USA
- Capitol Skylight Project Complete
- Studio Specializes in Ceramic, Glass Items

October 13, 2008
- GEMS Exhibitors Find Quality Contacts and Customer Exposure
- USGNN Gives Away A Wii
- Apogee Announces Increased Cash Dividend and Share Re-Purchase Authorization
- Two Regional Firms Developing Armor Improvements
- Southern Arizona Glassworks Opens a Second Showroom
- Contractors Urge House Democrats to Include Infrastructure Investment in Recovery Plan
- Solar Air Heater Collectors: Bringing Cheap Solar Heating into Your Window
- West Seneca Business Receives Contract to Replace Skylight on Local

October 10, 2008
- Glass Shows Off New Names, New Properties and New Directions at GlassBuild
- Decorative Glass Presentation Draws Big Crowd in Las Vegas
- Illinois Team Opens Window on Transparent Solar Cells
- Stunning Glass Art to be Sold in a Live Televised/Online Auction Benefiting the Renowned Pilchuck Glass School in Seattle
- Tiffany Stained Glass in Topeka Church Catches Eye of Statewide Art Contest

October 9, 2008
- New Products Stand Out at GlassBuild America
- Saving Money is Key for Door and Window Manufacturers in Today's Economy, Many Report
- CSI Announces Second Meeting of the Building Product Manufacturers Alliance
- Truseal Obtains Injunction Against Beijing Huali
- MALAYSIA - Explore Opportunities in Sabah, CM Urges Glass Makers
- FCA Names Regional Vice President
- Glassopolis Hires Fred Fulton
- 74-Storey Shard of Glass 'Will Give View of Channel'
- Two City Departments Move into New Digs at Renovated 1950s Building
- DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) Meets Q3 Technical & Production Goals

October 8, 2008
- Glass Decorates the Las Vegas Convention Center
- GlassBuild America Draws to a Close in Las Vegas
- BEMA Members Focus on Growth, Future Activities and Design Awards During Annual Meeting
- Energy Star Criteria Revision Deadline Approaches
- IBA Consultants Launches San Francisco Office To Serve Growing Northern California Market

October 7, 2008
- Machinery Companies Aplenty on the Show Floor
- GlassBuild America Continues Today in Las Vegas
- Glass Protection Film Expert from ShatterGARD Educates NYC Area Security Professionals
- ADCO Global Acquires Millennium Adhesive Companies
- ZIMBABWE - Efforts to Revive National Glass Industries Intensify
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - The Royal Group Appoints New CEO of Reem Emirates Aluminum
- Viracon Helps Trump Tower Las Vegas Go for the Gold
- Financial Crisis Takes a Toll on Already-Squeezed U.S. Cities
- I-70 Reopens Hours After Fatal Crash Spills Glass

October 6, 2008
- GlassBuild America Opens Today in Las Vegas
- Dale Simon Named Financial Services Manager at Viracon
- AAMA Releases Commercial Installation Practice for Windows and Doors
- CSI to Feature Webinar by International Code Council on Automated Code Compliance

October 3, 2008
- Viracon-Statesboro Layoffs Affect 164 Employees
- New Ebeid Hospice Residence Opens in Toledo
- Gray Glass Fabricating Now Has Expanded Quality Rating
- Arch Debuts New, Improved Aluminum Website Section
- Contractors Mobilized to Generate Action in Congress
- Jobs Report Shows Quick Action Needed to Revive Construction, AGC Says
- BELARUS - President Wants Belarusian Glass Making to Reach World Standards Within Next Few Years
- The First LEED Platinum Skyscraper Nearly Completed!
- New 3-D Modeling Technology Helps Create Landmark Center Bank Building
- Heart of Glass
- Lino Tagliapietra in Retrospect: A Modern Renaissance in Glass (Renwick)

October 2, 2008
- Top 25 Contractors in General Building Announced
- MPP Comes to the Aid of Workers Facing Layoffs
- PPG Pullout Hits Truckers
- $182 Million Courthouse Funding for Cedar Rapids a 'Revitalization'
- Kokomo Opalescent Glass 120 Years Strong
- SINGAPORE - Asian Soda Ash Price Faces 50-percent Jump in '09

October 1, 2008
- Glass Companies Branch Out into Metalcon
- 3M Completes Acquisitions of EMFI S.A. and SAPO S.A.S.
- AGC Launches Project Manager Development Program
- SAUDI ARABIA - AFI Licensed to Produce Glass Interlayers with DuPont SentryGlas Expressions in Saudi Arabia
- GANA Announces New Energy Committee
- G-U Hardware Taps 27-Year Industry Veteran Kevin O'Connor for National Sales Manager Spot
- From a Couple of Squeegees and a T-Bird to a $900,000 Business
- Corning Museum of Glass and Celebrity Cruises Bring Hot Glass to Sea
- Outsmarting Tech-Savvy Criminals
- Sky is the Limit for New Dallas Cowboys Stadium

September 30, 2008
- Glass Shops Feel the Effects of Southeast Gas Shortage in Wake of Hurricanes
- PPG Architectural Glass Products Earn Cradle to Cradle Certification
- U.S. Green Building Council's Education Provider Program Calls for Reviewers
- AAMA Discussion Forum Held to Address Door Component Testing and Substitution

September 29, 2008
- Good News for Some Glass Companies? House Votes Against Bailout Measures
- Future Clear for New Glass Services Business Despite Storms
- Billboard Congratulates Pistons Owner William Davidson
- What We Can Expect—and Whom to Blame: In Las Vegas
- INDIA - Flat Glass Maker Under MRTPC Scanner for Alleged Cartelization
- UNITED KINGDOM - Baby Hurt at £500m Shopping Mall
- PGC International to Present at glasstec
- Construct 2009 Exhibit Hall Floor Filling Fast
- Flat Glass Panels to Kill the Lightbulb?

September 26, 2008
- OSHA Crane and Derrick Safety Standard Up for Review Next Week
- PPG's Realignment Plans Stir Reaction from Many
- Kolbe Acquires Point Five Windows, Serves Ultra-Luxury Markets
- NFRC Receives U.S. State Department Grant to Conduct International Work
- Walker Glass Boosts Sales Force
- Miroslav Havel, a Glass Master, Is Dead at 86
- Seeing Red at the Pacific Design Center
- Gensler-Designed Terminal Opens at DTW
- PARIS - Paris to Get Glass Witch's Hat as Planners Reach for the Sky at Last
- Stefan Behling of Foster + Partners on Innovation in Glass
- Solar Panels are New Hot Property for Thieves
- CHINA - Trina Solar Gets 2.4-MW Contract for Atlantic City Project

September 25, 2008
- AAMA Fall Conference Wraps Up
- Furnace Work Due at Zeledyne Plant
- PPG to Acquire BASF North American Coil, Extrusion Coatings Business
- Commentary from McGraw-Hill Construction Vice President, Economic Affairs: Broad Impact of the Economy on Construction
- Statement by the Aluminum Industry: Congressional Action Needed to Stabilize U.S. Financial Markets
- SolarSave® Architectural PV Glass to Help Power New California Academy of Sciences Building
- West Point Gives Cadets a New Hall of Learning

September 24, 2008
- PPG Announces Glass Business Realignment; Third-Quarter Results Affected Negatively
- EC18 Approved as Modified by Public Comment One
- EC22: Part One Disapproved; Part Two Approved as Modified by Public Comment Two
- Green and Sustainability Take Center Stage at AAMA Fall Conference
- SPAIN - Giant Mirrors Tap Sun, Subsidies in Europe's Clean Power Bid
- NEW ZEALAND - Inquiry After Glass Pane Falls 12 Storeys to Busy City Street
- Navy Set to Level Gunnery Building in North Chicago
- Noted Glass Artist Opens New RISD Gallery

September 23, 2008
- IECC Committee Votes to Not Allow AAMA 507 as NFRC Alternative
- Lengthy IECC Debates Lead to Disapproval of EC14
- EC26 Sparks Debate; Approved as Modified
- Proposal to Allow for Overhangs as Another Design Option is Defeated
- AAMA Continues with Meetings on Glass Cleaning, Coating and More
- Founder of Redding Glass Firm Badly Injured in Fatal Head-on
- The 2008 Green Home Showcases Guardian's ShowerGuard® Glass
- Safety Training at Vitro America Pays Off in More Ways than One
- Matthew Rose Named Newest Member of Saflex® Team
- Linetec Hires Chris Menard as V.P. Finance
- Towering Ambition in Race for the Sky
- Artists Assemble Glass Mural for Anchorage Convention Center

September 22, 2008
- ICC Upholds Decision to Disapprove S 141 Code Proposal, Among Others
- AAMA Fall Conference Kicks Off in San Antonio
- Hurricane Ike Impact Status Reports
- Craftsman Thanks All for Their Help During Ike Recovery
- Pilkington Rolls along with Multi-Year Project
- Glass Doctor of Indianapolis Announces New Ownership
- Amesbury Locca Donates Products to "Extreme Makeover Home Edition" Project
- A Few Scratches for Glassmaker
- MACAU - Cape Verdean Government Sets Eco-tax for Glass, Plastic and Metal
- G-U Hardware Promote Imbriale as Administration Manager
- Glass Forest Adorns 'New Front Door to RISD'

September 19, 2008
- Proposal to Exempt 20-Minute Fire Windows from Hose Stream Test Fails
- Census Report Shows Median Salary of $35,500 for Glaziers
- YKK AP Hires Glenn Smith as Project Business Group Leader
- Amesbury Window Hardware Announces New Vice President
- Sky High Skylight
- UNITED KINGDOM - How We Cracked it: Michael Mallinson Architects' Glass Staircase for a Private House in West London
- UNITED KINGDOM - In Edinburgh, an Architectural Landmark Goes on Sale
- What Caused A Glass Oven Door To Shatter?

September 18, 2008
- Hurricane Ike Impact Status Reports - UPDATE
- MAD about Glass on Columbus Circle
- Apogee Second Quarter Earnings from Continuing Operations Increase; Fiscal 2009 Earnings Guidance Reduced
- ICD Announces New Technical Service Representative; Increases International Presence
- Vistamatic Has New Number and Address
- American Architectural Window & Door Soars to New Heights
- NIKE Awards DFI the Application of Diamon-Fusion ® Nano-Coating at Its World Headquarters Building
- UNITED KINGDOM - UKTV Style Signs up Centrum and Pilkington as Sponsors

September 17, 2008
- Houston Glass Companies Struggle to Re-Coup From Ike's Impact
- Solvay Chemicals Inc. Weathers Hurricane Ike
- Riding Out Ike: What it Really Felt Like
- AIG Falls on Prospect of Federal Takeover, Curbs on Dividends
- Glass Art Design from BJ Katz Wins Public Art Competition
- More Negative Conditions for Architecture Billings Index
- UNITED KINGDOM - 'I Cracked Safes for Osama Bin Laden,' Reveals Birmingham Father-of-One
- UNITED KINGDOM - Fine After Glass Panel Falls on Worker
- Glass Box House Floods in Illinois
- Mysterious Nature of Glass Explained by New Theory

September 16, 2008
- What Impact Will Ike Leave?
- New Standard for Building in Hurricane, High Wind Areas
- Dr. Andreas Wolf Honored with ASTM International Sealants Hall of Fame Award
- PUC's Green Dreams Fade as Budget Sees Red
- SPAIN - KfW IPEX-Bank Finances Two Photovoltaic Facilities in Spain
- SOUTH AFRICA - AGI Blames Loss on Roodekop Snags, Power Cuts
- UNITED KINGDOM - See the Latest in Timber Structures
- Staining Glass as Art and as a Career
- UNITED KINGDOM - New Window is a Glass Act!

September 15, 2008
- Recovery Efforts Begin Following Hurricane Ike
- "Ike Worse than Alicia," Says Craftsman President
- Asahi Glass Will Further Cut North America Output, Nikkei Says
- Wausau Adds Green Building Section to Web Site
- TAIWAN - Taiwan Glass Industrial to Produce Glass Products For Solar Cells
- CANADA - Dropout Wonders What Might Have Been
- Only Shards Remain of Advance Glass Co.
- UNITED KINGDOM - Coventry Mum's Relief At 'Toughened Glass' Verdict
- Jones Building A Legacy With $1.3 Billion Cowboys Stadium

September 12, 2008
- GANA's Tempering Division Gets Down to Business
- Two From the Glass Industry Make the "80 Over 80" Ranks
- MOZAMBIQUE - No Date Yet Set for Re-launch of Glass Company Vidreira de Moçambique
- UNITED KINGDOM - Police Force's £36,000 Stained Glass Windows
- UNITED KINGDOM - Lybster Glass Centre sees a Busier-Than-Ever Summer

September 11, 2008
- Decorative Division Discusses Technical, Marketing and Membership Initiatives
- Arch Aluminum & Glass Improves Solar Mirrors for Renewable Energy Industry
- Permasteelisa and ERG Renew Enter Next-Generation Solar Power Sector
- Don't Do Windows? You May Be in Luck
- FINLAND - Co-operation Negotiations Concerning Glaston's Glass Processing Unit Ended
- Austrian SoftSolution Announces Strategic Partnership With Ohio Based Fenetech Inc.
- GUANGZHOU, China - Real Estate Woes Spread to China
- Glass Plays Central Role in Boston Airport 9/11 Memorial

September 10, 2008
- GANA and IGMA Issue Joint Statement about Future Collaboration
- Lee Harrison of Walker Glass Talks About the Decorative Glass Industry
- BEC Division Learns More About BIM During GANA Fall Meeting
- GANA Laminating Division Tackles Standards, Presentations, Bulletins and More During Fall Conference
- GANA Mirror Members Discuss Opening Membership Categories
- Goldray Industries Ltd. and Colonial Glass Solutions Form Business Venture
- Solel and Glaston Open $9M Solar Reflector Manufacturing Facility
- ASC Launches New Adhesive and Sealant Educational Website
- Marty Richardson New Director of Business Development & Sales Manager for Metropolitan Glass Inc.
- Democrats Prepare Energy Bill for Vote This Week
- Korea Gears Up for Solar Market
- Special Sessions on Separate Glass for Dalits to be Held
- Two Companies Pay Nearly GBP 58,000 After Glass Accident

September 9, 2008
- Apogee’s CEO Talks with USGNN on Energy Solutions and the Future of Commercial Construction
- Fire-Rated Glazing Labeling and Products Discussed at GANA's Fall Meeting
- Gerhard Reichert Appointed President of Glasslam N.G.I. Inc.
- glasstec 2008 to Feature Cold-Bent Glass Bridge
- PPG Glass, Paint Featured in Eight of Year’s Top Ten Green Building Projects
- U.S. Green Building Council Announces Recipients of $2 Million Green Building Research Grants
- ALGERIA - Alumco and CPC Sign MoU to Set Up AED100m Aluminium Plant in Algeria
- The Building Blocks of Marketing
- SCOTLAND - Hotel Scheme Aims to Add a Real Touch of Glass to Princes Street

September 8, 2008
- Tempered Glass Imports and Exports Remain Strong, Says Census Bureau
- Bridgeport Township Glass Maker to Expand Shop
- SWITZERLAND - A New Method to Fabricate Borosilicate Glass Nanoparticles
- SCHOTT Solar Announces Multi Year Contract with DC Power Systems
- At Logan, a Quiet Space for Memory
- The Glass Stampede

September 5, 2008
- Southern Wholesale Glass Announces Expansion Plans
- Barack Obama Visits Schott Optics Plant In Pennsylvania
- SmartFinds Internet Marketing Announces Completion of Interactive Website Animation for Guardian Industries
- Going Green with Glass
- MONTREAL - Crash! Grande Bibliothèque Loses Three More Windows

September 4, 2008
- Glass Shops Attempting to Get Back to Business in Wake of Gustav
- Questions Surround Exploding Glass Tabletops
- Solvay Chemicals Inc. to Raise Prices for Hydrogen Peroxide
- Russ Huffer's GANA Keynote Will Be Broadcast Live on Internet
- glasstec 2008 to Cover Important Topics
- UNITED KINGDOM - Low Cost Solar Glazing Project to Receive £567,000 Grant
- JAPAN - Asian Stocks Decline, Led by Shipping, Commodities Companies
- CHINA - China Low-E Glass Market Report 2007 to 2008
- John Lautner's Dazzlers Designed for Daily Living

September 3, 2008
- Contract Glaziers Don't Have Concerns of Possible Glass Shortage
- Some Operations Resume after Flooding at PPG Glass Plant in Wichita Falls
- Non-Residential Construction Maintains Momentum, AGC Says
- New School will be LEED Gold Standard
- Yale University Sculpture Building and Parking Garage
- UNITED KINGDOM - Specialist Building Firm Wins £12m BBC Contract
- SCOTLAND - City U-Turn Over Double Glazing Ban in the Frame
- AUSTRALIA - Glass Cube Approved
- Old Facades Refreshed for Efficiency and Higher Rents
- The See-Through Skyscraper
- Lexington Bus Stop to be made from Soda Bottles
- Setback for Museum of Glass Still Waiting for Sculpture

September 2, 2008
- Some Operations Resume after Flooding at PPG Glass Plant in Wichita Falls
- Building Code Adoptions Help Make Gulf States More Prepared for Gustav and Other Hurricanes
- TAIWAN - Firms Vie for Contract to Supply Glass to Burj Dubai
- Rossford Glass Company Fined $15,150 by State EPA
- William Davidson, President/CEO of Guardian and Detroit Pistons-Shock Owner, Earns Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Induction
- Two New Hires at Acurlite Structural Skylights
- Dina Dwyer-Owens Named to Board of Directors for Lead Like Jesus
- Valley Men Reflect on No-Retirement Trend
- GANA Announces 2009 GlassFab Dates
- Duluth Sells Historic Window To Make Ends Meet

August 29, 2008
- Is a Glass Shortage Coming?
- Gordon Aluminum Facility Experiences Recent Fire
- Century Bathworks Expands Across the USA
- UNITED KINGDOM - The Curtain Rises on Schmidlin UK's Second Act
- Cowboy Upgrade: Welcome to the NFL's Next Flagship Arena
- People Who Live in Glass Houses
- West 42nd Street/Times Square Subway Art 1

August 28, 2008
- GEMS '08 to Host Networking Opportunities
- Exhibitors Reserve Over 730,000 Square Feet at glasstec 2008
- PPG's Dividend Keeps On Rising, Even In Bad Times
- CHINA - ADCO Global to Invest in New Sealant/Adhesive Facility in China
- BULGARIA - New Glass Factory to Open Near Razgrad
- THE PHILIPPINES - Summit Glass Distributes Hunter Douglas Products
- UNITED KINGDOM - Just Nipping Out for Some Delius
- DeYoung's Chihuly Glass Exhibit a Dazzling Array of Color and Form
- WHC Names PPG Industries Inc. Monroeville Chemicals Center and Bayer Corporation Pittsburgh Site as Signatures of Sustainability

August 27, 2008
- Glass Industry Companies Make the Ranks on 2008 Inc. 5000 List
- Apogee: Boring Company, But Good Value
- High Street Reopened After Glass Falls From Tower in Columbus
- From Glass Gem To Bunker: A D.C. Library's Sad Shift
- UNITED KINGDOM - City Centre Falling Glass Hazard
- Rakes Lights up Schott Solar with People Skills, Industry Smarts
- Photovoltaics and Solar Thermics at the Focus of glasstec 2008

August 26, 2008
- Glassfab Expands Capabilities with New Equipment Installations
- Indalex Announces Energy Surcharges for All Orders
- PPG Industries: Attractively Valued
- Health Insurers Describe Business as Balancing Act
- Three Things in Life are Certain
- ML: Credit Crunch Taking Bite Out of Manhattan LEED Buildings

August 25, 2008
- Glass Companies Talk About the Importance of a Safe Work Environment
- AAMA Skylight Council Leads Initiative to Address Fall Protection
- High Expectations for Condo Craze
- Existing-Homes Sales Climb, But Inventories Expand
- Pennsylvania Solar Mirror Facility Will Create 300 Manufacturing Jobs
- UNITED KINGDOM - Look at What They Built Next to My Cottage
- AUSTRIA - Divine Light Now Shines Through Anti-UV Glass
- Obama State Campaign Headquarters Vandalized
- Former Glass Installer Becomes Dryer Vent Wizard Franchise Owner

August 22, 2008
- Float Line Remains Down at PPG's Texas Plant
- Guardian Announces Price Increase
- American Defense Systems, Inc. Recognized among the Fastest-Growing Entrepreneurial U.S. Companies as Ranked by the Inc 5000
- Vistamatic Partners with Smrtnik Sales in Ohio and Kentucky
- DFI Expands into Mexico with Multiple License Agreements
- Global TV Audience Gets an OptiView of the Olympics
- Shedding Light on Jewish Culture and Learning
- First Look at Orlando's New Performing-Arts Center
- The CORE Announces Redevelopment
- Air-purifying Church Windows were Early Nanotechnology
- For Steuben's Craftsmen, a Fragile Future

August 21, 2008
- Americas Glass Association Meets with Fire Administration, Glass Association Officials
- NFRC Demonstrates Prototype of CMA Software Tool at Title 24 Workshop
- AEC Unveils Aluminum is Green Logo
- Chris Benson Passes Away
- Pilkington Takes 401,348-SF Site in Big Run
- ProScience Launches Glassopolis
- FLEURCO Captures Third Design Award for Kinetik Shower Enclosure
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Dubai Plans an Eco-Friendly Mall
- Subtract Walls, Add Color
- Garden Full of Blenko Glass Open for Tours

August 20, 2008
- Industry Insights: Fenestration Representatives Share Views on the Proposed ENERGY STAR® Revisions
- Windows Don't Have to be Weak Link in Facility Energy Management
- Architecture Billings Index Continues in Negative Territory
- Dickmann Glass Co. Expands
- Glass Manufacturer May Add 300 Jobs at New Findlay Site
- AAMA Releases New Document Addressing Test Method to Determine Chemical Compatibility of Sealants and Flashings
- INDIA - Saint-Gobain Plans Unit in Bhiwadi
- UNITED KINGDOM - Derby Architect Announces Glass Atrium Plan to Revitalise Cathedral Quarter
- Herndon, Virginia Wakes up to the Smartest Trend in Travel

August 19, 2008
- Accident at a Cardinal Plant Leads to Employee's Death; Safety Investigation Pending
- DOE Extends ENERGY STAR Criteria Revision Comment Period
- PPG Introduces Glass Tints With Second-Surface MSVD Low-E Coatings; Development Comes as Company Celebrates 125th Anniversary
- Octillion Enters into Research Agreement to Expand Development of Photovoltaic Window Technologies
- UNITED KINGDOM - Roof Fall Horror at School Party
- JAPAN - Asahi Seeks Cost Breaks
- Foster Tries Again in Upper Manhattan
- Hello, Columbus

August 18, 2008
- How To Keep Job Sites Protected From Metal Theft
- Another Glass Pane Hits The Street In Times Square
- Advanced Flat Glass Products' Market in U.S is Estimated to Augment by 2012
- Florida Manufacturer Expands into Nashville
- UNITED KINGDOM - Room Without a View: Homebuyer Forced to Put Frosted Glass in Her Penthouse Window - Leaving Her £95,000 Out of Pocket
- IRELAND - Today in the press: BOI HQ Plans Rejected by Council
- All That Glass
- Calls for Glass View Deck at Lamington

August 15, 2008
- Cherokee's New Facility Offers More Space and a "Pretty Face"
- UGC Launches New Website
- Fletcher-Terry Launches New Website
- Patric Fransko Joins NGSG as Lead Executive
- BEMA Announces 2007-2008 Design Awards Winners
- UNITED KINGDOM - Car Lovers Snap Up Apartments With Balcony Parking
- UNITED KINGDOM - Architect Amused by 'Can of Ham' Nickname
- Chagall Window Shattered in France
- A Glass-Shattering "Lift"
- Glass House Joins Karl Marx in Highgate Cemetery

August 14, 2008
- Stakeholders Travel to Nation's Capitol to Give Feedback on New ENERGY STAR® Criteria
- Solar Verde Estates Zero Energy with 100% Solar Power That Pays You Back
- At a Midtown Intersection, Another Sheet of Glass Falls
- CHINA - Beijing Air Improves, Olympic Village Earns LEED Gold
- FINLAND - Glaston Interim Report 1 January - 30 June 2008
- The Mostest: Steel and Glass Create Energy Downtown
- Set in Glass, Artist’s Ode to Bronx Life Is Acclaimed
- Contemporary Glass a Treat for the Eyes

August 13, 2008
- Revised ENERGY STAR™ Criteria Draft Draws Full House at Stakeholder Meeting
- BEMA Announces Fall Meeting Dates
- Cleanup of Old Glass Plant to be Completed by '09
- Viracon Announces New Sample Box Design
- Egypt's Prime Makes Takeover Bid for Glass Firm
- AUSTRALIA - Young Entrepreneurs
- Jackie Heinrichs Returns to Wagner's Production Control Department
- Recycling Has Become A Repeat Business
- Election Night Behind Glass

August 12, 2008
- Bureau of Census Releases June Import-Export Values
- Nippon Sheet Glass Shares Gain After Rating Raised
- Glass Shards Rain Down from Midtown Construction Site
- Road to China: Getting Busier Every Day for Solon Company
- Russ Huffer Named Keynote for GANA Fall Conference in Dallas
- Point and Pay Through Mobile Phone
- Skyscrapers? They're kid stuff: Summer Fun for Budding Architects
- Museum of Art Wins Design Award
- UNITED KINGDOM - Preston's £20M Hotel of Glass Approved
- Burning Tire Thrown Through School Window

August 11, 2008
- The August USGlass is Now Available Digitally
- ENERGY STAR® Releases Draft of New Door, Window and Skylight Criteria
- GEMS™ '09 Seminars Cover the Latest Industry Hot Topics
- DuPont Expands SentryGlas® Offerings for Hurricane-Resistant Windows and Doors
- Glass Doctor® Celebrates Annual Awards
- No Break in Demand for Glass Craftsmen
- American Defense Systems Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
- Worker Injured at Taylor County Plant
- CHINA - 7 Amazing Olympic Green Buildings
- CHINA - China Architectural Engineering Announces Sharp Rise for Second Quarter 2008
- UNITED KINGDOM - £10 Million New Investment for R&D of New Materials Technologies to Help Meet Energy Challenges
- UNITED KINGDOM - New Library - A Lot of Glass, Plenty of Class
- SL Green Inks 121,441-Sq-Ft Lease with BDO Seidman at 100 Park Avenue
- Skyscraper Wars, Part One: Egos Clash and Cultures Collide as Chicago Architects Reshape Asia's Skylines
- Remodel Reveals Century-Old Stained Glass Window
- When a Paperweight Collector's Hobby Got Too Hot

August 8, 2008
- BEIJING - Lucky Number 8: Olympic Games Open Surrounded by Fascinating Glass Architecture
- PPG Introduces Continuing Education Program on Liquid, Powder Coatings
- Pangaea Ventures Fund II, LP adds Asahi Glass, Umicore and Bekaert
- UNITED KINGDOM - Pilkington Activ Self Cleaning Glass Now Available At Trade Price Conservatories
- InventHelp® Client Invents "Stained Glass Window Treatment"
- Throwing A Monitor Through A Glass Door Is Not The Best Way To Complain About Iron Man

August 7, 2008
- Crane Safety of Paramount Importance for Contract Glaziers
- Rendell Touts Millions in State Spending for Pittsburgh Region
- American Defense Systems Inc. to Produce Armored Crew Protection Kits for JCB
- designLAB Creates a New Home for International Fund for Animal Welfare in Cape Cod
- Toddler Survives Fall From Third-Story Window
- Man Hurt in Skylight Plunge
- TAIPEI - Dome of Light Focus of Rights Talks
- CHINA - Curtainwalls Structurally Safe
- Strapped People, Businesses Recycling

August 6, 2008
- Remembering Marc Rosenberg and Alan Barnett
- NFRC 2008 Founders Award Presented to Hy-Lite® Products
- Advertisement: Thermique Launches Online Store for Heated Glass Towel Warmers
- Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Emirates Float Glass' Second Production Facility
- High Performance Building
- Glasstechnology India 2008 to be Held in New Delhi
- Decorative, Yes, but Why Does It Merit This Show?
- Stained Glass by Shenandoah Inc. Featured on Front Page of Muskegon Chronicle
- Work of Czech Studio Glass Master Frantisek Vízner to be Surveyed at The Corning Museum of Glass

August 5, 2008
- Find Fifteen Years of Excellence at Glass Expo Midwest™
- Bohle has Opened a Subsidiary in the USA
- Alcoa's Kawneer Business Puts the Spotlight on Sustainability at Kawneergreen.com
- Wausau Ships SuperWall in Three Weeks, in Any Color
- GANA Announces New AIA-Accredited Presentation on Glass Coatings
- JAPAN - Asahi Glass Net Falls on Waning Demand From Builders
- UNITED KINGDOM - Window Boss Reflects on His Rapid Rise to Top
- Dockside Green is the Highest Rated LEED Platinum Project in the World
- Skateboarder Falls 40 Feet Through School Skylight

August 4, 2008
- Peter Hurd, Owner and Operator of North American Glass Distributors, Passes Away
- H.B. Fuller to Build Specialty Adhesive Facility in China
- New Jersey Man Injured by Golf Ball Launched by Mower Gets $725K
- Hidden Risks in the Current Construction Environment
- Weekly Dallas Cowboys Stadium Construction Update - August 3, Week 67
- NCC, Claridge Wrangled Over LeBreton
- UNITED KINGDOM - Girl Hurt by Glass at Fringe Show
- UNITED KINGDOM - Man Jailed for Threat to Smash Glass in Face of Glazing Boss
- The Art of Glass
- CONSTRUCT2009 and The TFM Show Exhibitor Space Draw Deadline Nears

August 1, 2008
- Further Details Slowly Emerge from Yesterday's Deadly Crash
- NFRC Board Moves Forward with IG Certification; Discussing CMA Product Certification Program in Closed Meeting
- IECC and Energy Star Updates Provided During NFRC Summer Meeting
- Margaret Webb Talks About IG Certification; CMA Progress
- AAMA Releases Two Documents Addressing Testing of Fenestration Products
- SGCD Announces Formation of Regulatory and Technical Panel
- Harbour Group Company Completes Acquisition of Somaca Stone Division
- Sika Falls After Cutting Guidance and on Rising Costs
- SAF West Adds Column Cover Fabrication
- ITALY - The Secrets of World Leadership
- CHINA - Xinyi Glass (0868) Repurchases 1.122M Shares
- JAPAN - Japan's Stocks Fall, Extending Nikkei Streak, on Profit Concern
- SWEDEN - ASSA ABLOY Acquires Leading Korean Door Automation Company
- BELGIUM - Bekaert Presents Photovoltaic Market with New Rotatable Sputter Targets During 23rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference in Valencia
- ITALY - Rimadesio Introduces Abacus Closet System, Designed Entirely of Aluminum and Glass
- NEW ZEALAND - Pair Feared for Their Lives on Cruise Ship

July 31, 2008
- APG, Tishman Construction and Revel Entertainment Employees Among the Eight Dead Following Plane Crash
- Jim Benney Talks About CMA's Past, Present and Future
- NFRC CMA - Ratings Subcommittee Votes to Not Approve Incomplete CPC
- GANA Releases New GIB Manual
- Paterson Named Group Human Resource Manager for DORMA Group North America
- VDMA: German Manufacturers in Glass Machinery Revolutionising the Photovoltaic Industry
- Wishaw Teen Dies in Holiday Roof Plunge

July 30, 2008
- NFRC Air Leakage Document to Reference AAMA 101; CMA Subcommittees to Meet Today
- CMA Ballots Move Forward for Board Approval During Today's NFRC Meetings
- Glaston's Tamglass Unit Closes Auto Business to Focus on Architectural Glass - UPDATED
- County Rolls with Earthquake, But No Damages are Reported
- Guardian Begins Glass Production at New Russian Plant
- New Factory for Paxton Access as Demand for Access Control Grows
- Asahi India Glass Posts Quarterly Loss
- Superglass Even Withstands Bomb
- Windowpanes That Generate Solar Power, Charge USB Devices
- If You Can't Measure the Heat...

July 29, 2008
- Contract Glazier Shares Views on CMA Development; Meetings Continue in Chicago
- NFRC Members Discuss Optical Properties During Summer Meeting
- Although Solutia Sales Grow, Profits Aren’t Following
- GANA Educational Foundation Announces 2008 Scholarship Recipients
- NIGERIA - Nigeria: Man Bags 60 Days for Stealing Glass
- A.M. News: Gaston County Sheriff's Deputy Says Inmate Broke Cell Door Glass
- Scientists Discover New Class of Glassy Material
- The Nature of Glass Remains Anything but Clear

July 28, 2008
- NFRC Summer Meeting Opens in Chicago
- Housing Stimulus Package Under President's Review
- Apogee Reaffirms and Updates Fiscal 2009 Guidance
- AUSTRALIA - Viridian Expands Dandenong Glass Manufacturing Plant
- UAE - DUBAL Produces 10 Millionth Cumulative Tonne of Metal
- American Defense Systems Inc. Awarded Contracts for New York Area Law Enforcement Agencies
- AAMA Continues to Validate Stringent Testing Protocols for Rating Severe Wind-Driven Rain Resistance
- Parents Suing Port Jervis School in Girl's Fatal Fall Through Roof
- Japan's Foreign Targets Include CEOs
- UNTED KINGDOM - I Couldn't Say the Word 'Blind'
- UNITED KINGDOM - Bungling Burglar Tries to Blow Up House to Destroy DNA After Cutting Himself During Break-In

July 25, 2008
- ASI LIMITED is Revved Up for Race Fest
- Shapes/Arch Holdings LLC Confirms Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization
- ICC Agrees to Study Labeling of Fire-Rated Glazing
- AAMA Offers Update to Latest Fenestration Standard
- Vitro Reports Record Quarterly Sales; Up 14.5% in 2Q'08
- ITALY - Export Explosion in 2007 for Italy’s Machinery, Accessories and Special Products for Glass Processing
- AUSTRALIA - Viridian Allows Architects and Designers to Use Glass in Extraordinary Ways

July 24, 2008
- Protect Your Company's Assets by Familiarizing Yourself with the $100,000 Limitation
- Minimum Wage Increased to $6.55 Per Hour, Effective Today
- Texas Glass Shops Endure Hurricane Dolly
- The July USGlass is Now Available Digitally
- GANA Announces New Ball Drop Specification
- The Vinyl Institute Asks for Industry Support: Tell California to Drop Anti-Halogen, Anti-PVC Credits From High-Performance Schools Guideline
- Edgetech I.G. Earns ISO 9001:2000 Certification
- Central Insulated Glass Invests to Meet Demand
- Ferro Acquires Grinding Fluids Business from Fluid Logic
- Trosifol to Increase PVB Prices by 15 Percent
- FEN-TECH Teams Up with Stern & Company to Expand Sales
- Corning to Sell Steuben Glass Division
- Bekaert Specialty Films Certifies Carbon Footprint
- CIGS Companies Eye Building-Integrated Photovoltaics
- DORMA Announces Personnel Changes
- A $500 Million Home for Gates's Charity
- UNITED KINGDOM - AN4 Group Helps AC Yule & Son Ltd. Improve Security and Reduce Management Complexity with SafeWord 2008
- UNITED KINGDOM - Lost Castle Solves Riddle of Buckton Moor
- UNITED KINGDOM - Council Cash Award For Glass Maker
- LOOP Structural Glass Hardware Systems Provide Unique Aesthetics, Proven Performance

July 23, 2008
- Gulf Coast Glass Shops Brace Themselves for Hurricane Dolly
- NAHB Slams New Ergonomic Standard Over Flawed Process
- Negative Conditions Remain in Architecture Billings Index
- Xinyi Glass (00868) Chmn Lee Yin-yee adds 500K Share
- Construction Expenditures in China to Increase 9.2% Annually Through 2012
- U.S. Local Business Association's Award Honors the Achievement of Amesbury Locca
- Reflections on a Career
- Saflex® Makes Waves
- Asahi Glass Auto Stigma Hides 89% Jump in LCD Profit
- Dow Corning and Silicone Sealants Help Global Architectural Projects Reach Unprecedented Heights

July 22, 2008
- U.S. Circuit Court Rules Employers Cannot Terminate Employers Solely on No-Match Letters
- CZECH REPUBLIC - Glass Defects Book Published
- HONG KONG - HK-listed Zhejiang Glass Sees H1 Net Profit More Than Double Yr-Earlier Level
- Teenager Dies After Falling from Swimming Pool Roof
- 4 Cars Stolen From Dealership; 1 Driven Through Showroom Glass
- Deer Crashes Through Glass - Twice
- Window Into The Past

July 21, 2008
- PPG Sales Numbers Jump 42%
- Corbin Glass Enjoys 50 Years in Business
- Yuma Glass Plant Shattering all Expectations
- Glass Tower Residence Hall Earns Coveted LEED Certification for 'Green' Construction
- Colorful Glass Delivers Massive Solar Energy Boost
- New Appointments and Promotions at Ashton
- Research and Markets Releases Chinese Glass Report
- CHINA - HK-Listed Zhejiang Glass Sees H1 Net Profit More than Double Year-Earlier Level
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - New Hotel Brings Aquatic Flavor
- AUSTRALIA - In Glass They Trust
- CHINA - Thanks to Olympics, Beijing Gets its Eiffel Tower, of Sorts
- ITALY - 16-Year-Old Su Cangatin-Ripley Falls from Hotel Window 'Broken by Canopy'
- UNITED KINGDOM - Stunning Glass Panels are a First for Jackie
- Man Locked in Store After Trying to Steal Beer
- Photo: Weekly Dallas Cowboys Stadium Construction Update - July 20, week 65
- U2 Gets Go-Ahead for Dublin Hotel
- The Chihuly Effect: Twisted, Gorgeous Glass Shines at Sol Lewitt Exhibit

July 18, 2008
- USGNN.com Announces Supplier Website Winners
- Code Organization Testifies Before Congress
- Researchers Use Unconventional Tools to Study Effects of Volcanic Eruptions
- The Comprehensive Guide to Construction Tolerances, Newly Revised and Updated
- Bad News for Builders - Construction Costs Continue to Climb
- UNITED KINGDOM - Sabic Shuts U.K. Factory, Toughglass Cuts as Gas Prices Double
- TAIWAN - INTERVIEW-Taiwan Glass Eager to Boost Investment in China After Policy Easing
- AUSTRALIA - Performance Glass Products at New Metropolitan Fire and Emergency Building
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Company Growth is Clear for All to See

July 17, 2008
- USGNN.com Announces Retailer Website Winners
- Solutia's Saflex Photovoltaic Business Provides Encapsulation Technology for World's Largest Thin-Film Solar Modules
- Fixing Windows for 60 Years
- NCCER Responds to Industry Call for Green Building Training
- UNITED KINGDOM - Bank Works to Make Glass Firm Bulletproof
- TAIWAN - Update 1-Japan's Asahi Glass to Double Taiwan Capacity -Report
- AUSTRALIA - Viridian Releases Architectural Glass Specifiers' Guide
- Modest Decline in Nonresidential Construction Activity Anticipated in 2008 with More Dramatic Drop in 2009
- Glass Doctor® of Fargo/Moorhead Wins Franchisee of the Year
- Two Hurt When Kids Roll Tire into Sliding-Glass Door
- Child Falls Out of Second-Story Window in East San Jose Apartment
- Industrialists Without Factories
- Art Scene by Bill Van Siclen: A Fine Home for Contemporary Glass
- Sushi Samba Opens in Las Vegas

July 16, 2008
- Building Industry Weighs in: How the FTC Can Combat Green Claims
- Crystal Window & Door Systems Contributes to Quaker Relief
- Solamatrix Inc. Opens Sun-Gard Mid-America Distribution Center in Dallas, Texas
- Surging Fuel, Asphalt, Steel Costs 'Clobber' Construction Budgets, AGC Says
- Indalex to Supply Permasteelisa for New Atlantic City Resort

July 15, 2008
- As Natural Gas Prices Continue to Increase, Glass Companies Feel the Impact
- Glass Firm Inks Deal for 27,000 SF
- Ebeid Receives Honorary Doctorate
- See-Through Philadelphia House is N.Y. Museum 'Exhibit'
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - AED 575 Million Contract signed for Emirates Float Glass's Second Manufacturing Facility
- SRI LANKA - Sri Lanka Glass Firm to Sell Property
- AUSTRALIA - Self Cleaning Curved Glass Available from Bent and Curved Glass
- Nothing Taken When Glass Door Smashed at Government Office
- Do Old Glass Windows Sag?

July 14, 2008
- Thermal Windows Lends a Hand to First LEED Platinum Structure in Oklahoma
- Smart Design: Back to Drawing Board?
- Cool Glass, with Smarts
- Dye Increases Efficiency of Solar Devices
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Emirates Glass Embarks on AED175 Million Expansion Move
- Veteran Workers Reflect on PPG Glass Deal
- Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: CR Bard Takes Center Stage
- The Wagner Companies Adds Manager of Employee Development
- Set Sail on TGA's Management Retreat
- Beautifying Brownsville with Stained Glass
- Robbers Shoot Their Way into Wendy's, Fill Trash Bag with Cash
- NEW BRUNSWICK - Locals Mourn Theft of Stained Glass Windows

July 11, 2008
- Ohio Gratings Adds A New Division: OGi Architectural Metal Solutions
- CHINA - China's Aluminum Production Cut to Last Three Months
- CHINA - Cityscape Recommendations for Beijing
- CGI Names Ignacio Escobedo to VP of Manufacturing
- AUSTRALIA - This 'Small Scratch' Can Make Internet 60 Times Faster
- Enter the World of Studio Glass

July 10, 2008
- Dow Acquires Rohm and Haas, Creating World's Leading Specialty Chemicals and Advanced Materials Company
- Harmon Branch Purchase Spawns New Company in South Bend
- UNITED KINGDOM - British Glass Instigates EDM on Energy
- Dingell Meets with County Leaders of Industries
- Stow Firm to Design Hospital in Cleveland
- After 3 Climbs, Facade at Times Building Is Altered
- Artist Left Conventions Behind for Detail of Sand-Carved Glass

July 9, 2008
- Hot News Alert: Oldcastle Glass® to Sell Translucent Business to Major Industries
- Keymark of Florida Receives Accreditation as PPG Certified Applicator
- AAMA Task Group Prepares Position, Survey on Skylight Falls
- FINLAND - Glaston to Strengthen its Operations in China
- United Kingdom - The Secret of Firm's Global Success is Very Clear to See
- JAPAN - Sharp Focuses on Manufacturing
- INDIA - Glass Factory Gutted in Gurgaon
- Ritter in Spain, Seeks International Connections
- New Glass Bridges at Airport to Open Soon

July 8, 2008
- GTA Expands Apprenticeship Program to Include Edmonton, Alberta
- Aluminum falls 5.7 pct on weak oil
- Alcoa's Quarter Likely to Bear Marks of Rising Costs
- Bonnell Aluminum Purchases Large Extrusion Press
- PPG to Sell Controlling Interest in Auto Glass Business to Kohlberg & Company
- DFI Implements First Industrial Nano Coating System in BRAZIL
- SINGAPORE - Applied Materials Breaks Ground for Asia Operations Center
- INDIA - IFC Finances Clean, Energy Efficient Float Glass Production for HNG in India
- NBMAA Explores the World of Studio Glass

July 7, 2008
- New ASTM Task Group Works on Standard for Safe Handling of Annealed Glass
- SOUTH AFRICA - Man Killed by Two Tons of Glass
- IUPAT, DC 7 Inks 5 Year Pact with Reliant Glass & Door Systems
- Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia to Enforce Strict Guidelines on Internet Cafes
- AUSTRALIA - CSR Urged to Cut Size
- JAPAN - Japan Sees a Chance to Promote Its Energy-Frugal Ways
- Glass Walls Lend Unique Appeal to Winchester Contemporary
- FIJI - Robbers Smash Service Station Glass Door
- SCOTLAND - Girl Fought Off Home Raiders with Laptop

July 3, 2008
- Architecture 2030 White Paper Helps Building Sector in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
- The June USGlass is Now Available Digitally
- Flower City Glass Launches New Corporate Website at FlowerCityGlass.com; Third Generation Company Increases Online Media Presence
- Technical Glass Products Launches Online AIA Distance Education Course on Fire-Rated Glass and Framing
- Technoform Appoints Chris Mcaughey to Commercial Post
- UNITED KINGDOM - Pay-offs at Glass Firm Mar a Good News Day
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Installed on Gehry's Serpentine Gallery Pavilion
- Man Jumps Through Plate Glass After Gas Leak
- CHINA - Woman Tries to Buy Beer After Crashing into Shop
- Venice Artists Nancy Evans and Tucker Strasser Build Up and Turn to Glass to Create a Home-Studio
- Go! Best Bet: Exhibit Reveals Whimsical Side of 'Glass'
- John Clark Found Light at the End of a Stained Glass Window
- AAA Predicts Fewer July 4th Travelers

July 2, 2008
- Pilkington to Cease Production of Pyroshield™ at U.K. Location
- 12 Die in Mexico Bus Crash
- UNITED KINGDOM - Student Dies After Falling Through Window in Forfeit
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Company Makes 60 Redundant
- Sancon Develops Raw Materials from Recycled Waste Glass
- If It Ain't Broke, Break It! New LEED Is Changing In 2009
- Glass Museum to Commission 'Bacon Boy' Sculpture
- Glass Art Gains More Attention as Fine Art
- The Wagner Companies Hires Estimator/CSR for Systems
- Edgetech I.G. Hires New Technical Service Rep in the Southeast
- Decorative and Textured Kiln Glasses Available from Gravity Glass

July 1, 2008
- Glenny Glass Co. Expands Fabrication Capabilities
- SAFTI FIRST Now Offers AIA CEU Credits "On-Demand" Online
- Nirma Ltd. Acquires Glass Ingredient Producer Searles Valley Minerals
- Renewable Energy: Sunny Days for Las Vegas
- Japanese Man Drives Car into City Hall
- PHILIPPINES - Fighting to Survive on Mountain of Trash
- Dome Sweet Dome
- Beijing Boasts Stunning New Buildings
- SBIC Announces its 2008 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building Awards Program

June 30, 2008
- HPBC Presents High-Performance Building Report to Congress
- GANA Announces 2008 Edition of the Engineering Standards Manual
-
U.S. Military Contracts for up-Armor Kits
-
Selling Ad Space Into Store Windows: The New Billboard Business
- Formtek Metal Forming Promotes Rick Wilson to Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Co. Inc. Hires John Rovtar for Business Development
- Woman Returns Laptop to Staples Through Window
- Dangling Worker Rescued in Anaheim
- Moon Madness: Multimedia Treasures from the Apollo Era
- The Art Center Goes Through the Looking Glass

June 27, 2008
- DuPont PVB Prices to Climb
- INDIA - Sejal Architectural to List on July 1
- Tom Hill Resigns, Mark Towe to Take Over CRH America
- Ejected Audience Member Is Still a Tim McGraw Fan
- Luxury Condo Tower to Rise Near Boston Landmarks?

June 26, 2008
- AAMA Skylight Fall Protection Task Group Chair Presents Current Findings to ASTM; To Develop Test Method Working Draft
- Bill Marchitello of Prelco Elected GANA Insulating Division Chair
- California Senate Committee Votes in Favor of Passing PVC Packaging Bill
- New Guardian Industries Case Study Demonstrates the Importance of Specifying the Right Glass
- Technoform Aligns North American I-Spacer™ Market Teams into Commercial and Residential Sectors
- Reliant Glass & Door Systems Promotes Project Manager Todd Bechle
- BANGLADESH - Glass Industry Meets 95pc Local Demand
- Huge Lenses to Observe Cosmic Dark Energy
- UAE - Dubai 'Shape-Shifting Skyscraper' Unveiled

June 25, 2008
- Skylight Fall Protection Task Group Works to Clarify Scope
- Zeledyne Celebrates Opening of New Float Furnace
- CANADA - PFG Glass Installs First Fully-Automated Super Spacer® TriSeal™ Line in Canada
- UNITED KINGDOM - New Prospects at Glass Firm
- IRS Hikes Business-Mileage Deduction Rate
- Dow Chemical Raises Prices for Second Time in a Month
- Asahi Glass in Talks to Raise Auto-Glass Prices 10%
- Apogee First Quarter Earnings from Continuing Operations Increase; Fiscal 2009 Earnings Guidance Reconfirmed
- GANA Announces Glass Week/BEC Conference 2009 Dates
- ASC Relocates DC-Metro Office
- AUSTRALIA- Glass Cube the 'Future' of the Valley

June 24, 2008
- Is the European Commission Preparing Another Price-Fixing Fine?
- U.S. Bulletproofing Makes Its Move
- AUSTRALIA - Window Washer, Construction Workers Fall From High-Rises
- glasstec 2008 to Feature Glass Technology Live Special Show
- Americas Glass Association to Host Regional Seminars
- Scientists Reveal Why Glass is Glass
- Father, Son, Grandson Make Museum's 150-Year-Old Windows Like 'New'

June 23, 2008
- Healthcare and Education Building Markets Remain Particularly Strong As Energy, Materials and Commodity Costs Drive Construction Pricing Upward
- Building Officials Get Safety Glazing Codes Update During Viracon Tour
- INDIA - Saint-Gobain to Invest Rs 10 bn in Rajasthan
- DFI Expands Operations in India with Nano-Sys Corporation
- Shattering the Strongest Glass
- CANADA - Broken Window Closes Street

June 20, 2008
- Martha Stewart's Exploding Tables
- GICC Creates New Membership Level, Opportunity for Glazing Industry
- AAMA Announces New Blast Course
- ET Foundation Presents 2008 International Aluminum Extrusion Design Awards
- Hurricane Ready
- Solamatrix, Inc. Signs Courage Distributing, LLC as Midwest Distribution Partner
- New Recycling Targets Set in Europe
- Jim Ventre of Vitro America Elected GANA Mirror Division Chair
- Horst Mertes Joins FeneTech Glass Processing Effort
- The Glass Guru Announces New Hires
- BAHRAIN - Living in Luxury
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Raised to Restored Church

June 19, 2008
- Florida Extends Deadline for Building Code Implementation
- FeneVision® Goes Glass
- United Plate Glass Opens New Plant in Lincoln County; Third in U.S.
- Glass Services Business Now Under New Ownership
- Janitor Dies After Falling 6 Stories Through Skylight
- New Safety Harness Rules at NYC Construction Sites
- GANA-Owned Management Company Achieves ASAE-Accreditation
- Dina Dwyer-Owens Featured on Cover of Franchise Update Magazine
- Oil Falls $3 as China to Raise Fuel Prices
- A Glass Apart
- Exhibitors Reserve over 705,000 Square Feet at glasstec 2008

June 18, 2008
- IGMA Working Groups Remains at Work
- Zeldeyne Shows off $30 Million
- Acurlite Structural Skylights - New Website Release
- SCHOTT Solar Creates New Organization Structure
- TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - UDeCOTT Project Manager Packs Up, Washes Hands
- DFI and British LAKES Ltd. Sign Strategic License Agreement for UK market
- Architecture Billings Index Drops Two Points
- WVU Tech to Receive $25,000 Grant from PPG
- AUSTRALIA - Apple's Eclectic Sydney Flagship Shop Revealed
- Kuwait Business Town Towers Move Ahead

June 17, 2008
- IGMA Opens Its Summer Meeting
- Iowa Glass Shops Contend with Floodwaters
- Arch Leading the Way with Solar Technology
- ArchiCAD 12 to Feature Multicore Support
- Asahi Glass Cuts U.S. Production of Automotive Glass by 10%
- Guardian 275® Translucent Curtainwall Receives Florida Approval for Hurricane Protection
- UNITED KINGDOM - Parents Issue Warning After Son Fractures Skull in Roof Fall
- CANADA - Canadian Resort's Special Feature - A Swim with Polar Bears!

June 16, 2008
- California Senate Committee to Vote on PVC Packaging Bill
- INDIA - Sejal Architectural IPO Subscribes 9.75 Times
- Industry Update Now Available from Jordan, Knauff & Company
- Gazprom CEO's $250 Oil Forecast Is Doom Traders Love
- Monroeville Toddler Falls From Fourth-Floor Window
- Window Washer Falls Three Stories
- CGI Names Two New Senior Sales Representatives
- UAE - Dubai Municipality Seminar On Energy Saving Glass For Green Buildings
to Be Held Wednesday, 18 June 2008

June 13, 2008
- Dads Inspire These "Glass Acts"
- GANA Releases 20th Glass Informational Bulletin, Plans Print Release
- INDIA - Soaring Crude Prices Shatter Returns for Sheet Glass Makers

June 12, 2008
- DuPont, Customers Donate Products and Services to Help Rebuild Town Leveled by Tornado
- Improvements to E-Verify Program Aimed At Decreasing Mismatch Rates for Naturalized Citizens
- CANADA - Office Workers Rescue Window Washers During Storm
- CANADA- Disturbed Man Smashes High-Rise Window
- Welcome To The Glass Kitchen
- "No-Key" Glass Touch-Keyboard is Antithesis of Steampunk
- Amesbury Group Promotes David Kline to Director of Sales and Marketing
- KMT Waterjet Systems Appoints New South Area Manager-Bryon Machado
- SOUTH AFRICA - On the Run: Hammer-Wielding Bank Robbers

June 11, 2008
- Federal Bill Provides Matching Funds for Code Enforcement
- 'Miracle Man' Makes Swift Recovery After 550-Foot Fall
- Storm Damages Bishop Ludden Roof
- UNITED KINGDOM - Window Firm Cuts Jobs at City Plant
- Fire Safety Glass Giant Invests in Future
- Solvay Chemicals Inc. to Raise Prices for Hydrogen Peroxide
- EGYPT - Glass Greenfield (Scroll Down)
- Apogee Enterprises Inc. to Release Q1 2009 Earnings June 24
- PMB Technology to Maintain Profit
- China Architectural Engineering Issues Q2 Guidance

June 10, 2008
- New Study Predicts Strong Growth in Hurricane and Solar Control Glass through 2012
- Research and Markets: Flat Glass in France - Portfolio Analysis
- UAE - Dubai Investments Announces Major Expansion Plan for Emirates Float Glass
- First Glass Doctor(R) Franchise in South Dakota Now Open
- SWITZERLAND - Conzzeta Group Sustains Revenue Growth
- Central Glass Enters EU API Market via Girindus Buy
- AUSTRALIA - High Society Series: Dad's Heroin Habit a Killer
- UNITED KINGDOM - Exhibition Throws Light on the Art of Stained Glass
- Ice Arena Getting $150K Facelift

June 9, 2008
- Directory Solicitation Hides Pricing in Fine Print
- Guardian Industries Partners with Sapa Fabricated Products to Expand ShowerGuard® Availability
- INDIA - Sejal Glass IPO Opens
- Alumco Embraces Green Building Concept to Meet Design Challenges
- NYC Mayor Unveils Bill to Make Construction Safer
- PHILIPPINES - UAE Firm Seeking IT Workers for RP Design Center
- SINGAPORE - Philippine Art Takes Centre Stage at "Art Trek" Event
- GERMANY - German Concentration Camp Memorial Vandalized

June 6, 2008
- Global Warming Bill Meets End in Senate, AP Reports
- Saint-Gobain's Construction Products Sector Moves Into Japan
- Contractor Non-Payment Case Filed With Texas Supreme Court
- FTL Solar Gets Funds for Power-Generating Buildings
- Glass Making Groundbreaking Signals Start of $6.4M Green Condo Project
- Pane Glass Window Falls from BW-3 in Downtown Youngstown
- UNITED KINGDOM - Rooftop Vandals Target Frightened Pensioners

June 5, 2008
- Construct 2008 Underway in Las Vegas
- FINLAND - GPD 2009 Issues Call for Papers
- DOE Representative Forecasts Future Changes for Industry
- Documents Said to Be Seized From Crane Owner's Offices
- Dow Building Solutions Announces Price Increases
- Web Spending Tools Help in Tight Times
- America's First "Green City" - Greensburg, Kansas - Uses Tintex Glass from Vitro America within Community Art Center
- Boosting Airport Security

June 4, 2008
- Colorado Court of Appeal Upholds Subcontractor's Compensation for Delays By Others
- Woman to Serve 5 Years for Stealing from Work
- TecniGlas to Distribute SCHOTT PYRAN
- Nippon Sheet Gains on Credit Suisse New Price Target
- Study of the U.S. Market for Windows, Doors and Skylights is Complete
- IBHS Plans for Research Facility to Aid in Building Durable Structures
- Now, Laser-Induced Stress Separation for Cutting Glass Cost-Efficiently
- Institute Helps Victims of Spinal-Cord, Brain Injuries Work on Regaining Functions
- Millennium Partners Announces Plans for Millennium Tower Luxury Condominiums in San Francisco
- Philly Critic: Comcast Tower Looks Like 'Giant Flash Drive'

June 3, 2008
- AAMA Day Two: Tale of Two Michaels
- Edgetech I.G. Unveils SustainaView™ Campaign
- Viracon Sponsors International Symposium on Super Tall Building Skin Technology
- Uniglass Breaks into China with 250th Turbo Unit
- UNITED KINGDOM - Pitstone-Based Company Shine at Awards
- Construction in N.Y., D.C. Affected by Last Week's Crane Collapse
- Tubelite Promotes Mary Olivier to Executive Team as Manager of Marketing and Client Services
- RG Marketing Group Joins the Century Bathworks Team
- Developers Accused of Pursuing Gadgetry Instead of Saving Planet

June 2, 2008
- Coalition Forms Against NFRC Component Modeling Approach
- AAMA Summer Meeting Opens in Pennsylvania
- AAMA Awards Its Annual Scholarships
- Final Call for ICCG7
- Bureau of Labor Statistics Releases April Import-Export Price Index
- First Solar Shareholder Signals Swoon With Sales
- INDIA - Sejal Architectural Glass Plans IPO
- Downtown Bay City Lawyers Plan to Restore Historic Building

May 30, 2008
- Crane Collapses in New York City
- April 2008 Producer Price Index Decreases Slightly
- Southwall Technologies Signs Master Distributor in China for XIR(R) Energy-Saving Glass Products
- Local Business Community Honors Glass Doctor®
- Bystronic Glass Inc. Appoints Knisely Vice President of Sales and Marketing
- A Bronx Tale: What Did the Archdiocese Do with Those Stained-Glass Windows?
- Developers Break Ground on New JW Marriott Downtown

May 29, 2008
- After 40 Years, Alan Leonard of Trainor Glass Makes Plans for Retirement
- Grant Maune Passes Away
- Engineer Sues PPG Claiming Age, Racial Discrimination
- PORTUGAL - Saint-Gobain Develops its Presence on the Solar Mirrors Market
- CANADA - GBO Finalizes its Reorganization and Intensifies its Market Development
- Dow Responds to Surging Energy Costs
- CHINA - Chinese Glass Plants Adopt PlantWeb Automation
- Asia Soda Ash May Cross $350/t On Supply
- China's New Embassy in U.S. Reflects Growing Clout
- CANADA - Eaton Centre-TD Square Revamp Will Let in Light

May 28, 2008
- Midwest Glass Shops Stand By to Repair Tornado Damage
- Ohio Gratings, Inc. Joins Forces with American Metalco to Create a New Joint Venture in the Florida Market
- Announcement of Amendments to the Articles of Incorporation
- JORDAN - JV Deal to Set up $170m Jordan Glass Factory
- Developers, Contractors and Seven City Employees Among 15 Charged in Federal Bribery Probe of City Building Permits
- Infinity Automates Claims Management With SPSS
- City Hall Windows Dazzle

May 27, 2008
- Fluor Corp. Leads Contractors by New Contracts
- The May USGlass is Now Available Digitally
- Nippon Sheet Predicts First Profit Drop in Five Years
- INDIA - Saint-Gobain to Finalise Expansion Location Soon
- Indalex Appoints Vice President, Marketing
- AUSTRALIA - Worker Falls Through Skylight
- UNITED KINGDOM - Mother's Plea to Youngsters After Son Dies 'Roof Hopping'
- NORWAY - Stolen 'Scream' Back on Display

May 23, 2008
- IGMA Looking at Changing Test Method for the IGMAC Certification Program
- UNITED KINGDOM - Open Window for Glass Maker
- CZECH REPUBLIC - SCHOTT Solar Officially Opens New Module Production Facilities in Valasské Mezirící
- Copper Gains on Expectation Quake Rebuilding Will Boost Demand
- The Casey: A High-Rise Condominium Earns LEED-Platinum

May 22, 2008
- ICC Code Technology Committee Proposes Further Research into Labels for Fire-Rated Glazing
- Cardinal Glass to Open Solar Panel Factory in Mazomanie
- Luxury Windows Closes China Manufacturing Plant
- Glaston Corporation Establishes Solar Energy Targeted Business
- UNITED KINGDOM - It's Looking Good for Glazing Firm!
- Southwall Juggles Executive Lineup
- National Trust for Historic Preservation Names Dallas Grand Hotel One of America's Most Endangered Places

May 21, 2008
- Top 25 General Contractors Announced
- Viracon Helps Shape Expanding Las Vegas Skyline
- UAE - Reem Inaugurates New Facilities in Abu Dhabi
- DFI and Aktarus Group Sign License Agreement for Italian Nanotech Industry
- Green Products Under Scrutiny
- Glass Industry Seeks Tighter FTC Guidelines
- UNITED KINGDOM - Double Green Success for Saint-Gobain
- County Jail No Longer Under Lockdown

May 20, 2008
- Linetec Celebrates 25th Anniversary
- PPG Announces Performance Glazings Price Increase and Other News
- Solutia Breaks Ground at Plant in Springfield, Mass., for Expansion of PVB Resin Manufacturing Operations
- Former Publisher Passes Away
- CHINA - Botswana Official Calls for More Chinese Investment in Glass
- AU Optronics to Demo World's First Curved LCD
- Turkey Crashes Courthouse Scene

May 19, 2008
- AIA Convention Draws to a Close
- YKK AP Opens Houston Branch
- Ohio Bureau of Workmen's Compensation Honors Patio Enclosures, Inc. Manufacturing Safety Record
- Quake Closes Heinz, PPG Facilities
- EGYPT - Dubai Group Acquires 49% Stake in Egypt's Sphinx Glass Factory
- ACCESS Celebrates 37th Anniversary
- Apple's New Boston Store, 'A Diamond in a Rock Pile' (slideshow)
- House in Towanda Burglarized

May 16, 2008
- AIA Draws the Glass Industry to Boston
- YKK AP appoints National Transportation Manager
- Dow Directors and Officers Elected
- U.S. Green Building Council Testifies Before U.S. Congress

May 15, 2008
- Architects Learn What Zeledyne Means
- Fenzi Group, The Finest Italian Business Culture in the World
- YKK AP Promotes Mike Turner to VP of Marketing
- UNITED KINGDOM - Jewson Calls in Police on £1m 'Irregularities'

May 14, 2008
- Storms Damage Simonton Windows Plant in Oklahoma
- Kawneer Designs for the Future With Building Information Modeling (BIM)
- HelioVolt Exceeds 12% Solar Thin Film Efficiency with Rapid, Scalable Printing Process
- Mark Vanduyne Named Vice President-Sales at Continental Glass
- Technoform's Bart Hensley Achieves NFRC Simulation Certification
- Thefts Rise With Copper Prices
- UNITED KINGDOM - Forest Blaze Sparked by Broken Glass

May 13, 2008
- Maryland Caps Retention With New Law
- UNITED KINGDOM - Equipment JV Tackles Sandstone Production
- American Defense Systems Issues Financial Guidance for Fiscal Year 2008
- BAHRAIN - Glass Processing Firm Seeks to Expand Base
- Rotunda Redux

May 12, 2008
- Glass Company Helps Community Rebuild After Tornado
- Glass Company Announces Michigan City Expansion
- Glass Services Business Ready to "Fix Your Panes(R)" in Durango
- UNITED KINGDOM - Employee Falls From Ladder and Employer Gets Fined
- UNITED KINGDOM - Window Crashes Onto Doc's Car
- Pair Fall Through Skylight
- Architects in Glass Houses
- IRELAND - Future is Crystal Clear For Talented Glass Specialist
- Face-Lift Peels Away the Years at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

May 9, 2008
- Major Investment Planned for Lathrop, California
- Apogee CEO Reflects on NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony
- UNITED KINGDOM - Clayton Glass New 'Energy Efficient' Factory
- UNITED KINGDOM - Company Fined £15,000 After Engineer Suffered Spinal Injuries in Skylight Plunge
- Exploding Glass Patio Tables Prompt Lawsuit
- Edgetech Appoints New Eco Coat Product Manager
- Ocel Joins Truth Team
- SFAA Releases Its Report on Top Surety and Fidelity Insurers
- CHINA - Massive Zero Energy Digital Media Art Wall to Open in Beijing

May 8, 2008
- Nippon Sheet to Book 12.5 Billion Yen for Job Cuts
- Solutia Announces First Quarter 2008 Results
- Kansas Bill Prohibiting Additional Insureds Awaits Governor's Signature
- Presentation on BIM World at IGMA Summer Meeting June 17, 2008
- Glass Doctor Franchisee Makes Own House Call
- UNITED KINGDOM - Roofing Boss Gets 10 Months for Skylight Death
- GERMANY - More Than Just a Facade

May 7, 2008
- Apogee Enterprises to Open NASDAQ Stock Market May 7
- Palmer Products Corp. Celebrates Derby with Louisville Festivities
- HelioVolt Partners with Architectural Glass & Aluminum Co. for Building Integrated Solar Products
- Saflex Announces Major Increase in PVB Resin Capacity
- GANA Re-Approves Informational Bulletins
- Steel Prices Skirt Slowing Sectors to Hit Records

May 6, 2008
- YKK AP America Nears Completion of $36 Million Expansion
- INDIA - Asahi India Posts Quarterly Loss as Input Costs Rise
- Janeé Carpenter joins Pilkington North America
- A Tiffany Mystery at CMU
- 'Green' Features to Help Audubon Center Blend in with Park
- SINGAPORE - 500 kg Pallet of Glass Crashes Down at Condo Site; Two Hurt

May 5, 2008
- Americas' Glass Showcase Offers Numerous Learning Opportunities
- PGC International Announces Annual Symposium
- UAE - Emirates Float Glass LLC Set to Commence Operations by Mid 2008
- UNITED KINGDOM - PO Raiders Used Bar to Smash Glass
- IRAN - Emirates Glass Clads 435m High Iran Telecom Tower

May 2, 2008
- Steve Jones of McGraw-Hill Talks about BIM
- Solar Innovations, Inc. Celebrates its Tenth Anniversary
- Glass Repair and Replacement Business Opens in Brunswick
- Guardian Not Put Off by FTA Woes
- UNITED KINGDOM - Solaglas Windowcare Invests in its Vehicle Fleet
- The New Upscale Retail: High-End Fashion Brands Use Architecture to Reinforce Their Image

May 1, 2008
- Frank Lowe Rubber and Gasket is on the Move this Friday
- Bendheim Announces New Sales Account Manager
- Good News Buried In Construction Spending Report, AGC Says
- County Ponders Skylight Repairs
- Mirrors and Glass

April 30, 2008
- Should An Impact Resistance Standard Cover All Skylights?
- Glass Fabricator Increases Visibility with RFID
- UNITED KINGDOM - All-Clear to Upgrade Firm's Service Centre
- Howard Mount is New SAF Fabrication Production Manager Head
- Kredich Named USGBC's New Vice President, Residential Market
- UNITED KINGDOM - Child Falls Through School Skylight
- Developer Wants City to Install Glass Blocks in Sidewalks of Underground Gay Street

April 29, 2008
- IGMA Director Issues Statement about NFRC
- The April USGlass is Now Available Digitally
- Glasslam Holds Sales Meeting for AirTight™ Spacer Launch
- Kawneer's Updated LEED Planning Tool Affirms Commitment to Sustainable Building Practices
- After Long Wait, McMaster to Join Hall of Fame
- PPG Announces Several Personnel Changes
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glass Firm Fined £10k After Worker Severs Artery
- CHINA - U.S. Scientists Devise New Process to Grow Copper Nanowires

April 28, 2008
- Americas Glass Showcase Takes Place this Week
- DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Announces Price Increase
- Solutia Inc. and Shwinco Industries Join Forces to Meet Demand for Hurricane Protection
- UAE- GIC and Global to Acquire 32.95 Per Cent Stake in Alumco
- Brian Pitman Talks about GANA Podcasts in USGNN.com™ Interview
- Dow Corning Names Doug Kempf Construction Industry AETS Manager

April 25, 2008
- Why Trendy Glass Products are in Demand
- Guardian Industries to Build Second Float Glass Plant in Brazil
- Changes in Senior Management and Board Membership
- Solvay Chemicals Inc. Announces Sulfur Surcharge on its Sulfite Products
- Indalex Introduces New Fenestration Technology to Provide Thermal, Structural Benefits
- Company's Concrete Is Green As Glass
- EU Glass Bottle Makers Accused of Price Fixing

April 24, 2008
- Conference Speakers Look at Safety with Talks on Codes and Safety and Security Glass
- Date Announced for Spring 2008 Window & Door Industry Update
- Nippon Sheet Gains as Pilkington's Chambers Named CEO
- Sapa Profiles, Inc. hires Alexander Cole as Marketing Coordinator
- CHINA - "Green" Building Raised in Beijing
- CANADA - Glass Beacon to Welcome Museumgoers

April 23, 2008
- Glass Fabrication and Contract Glazing Educational Conference Wraps Up Today
- Nippon Sheet Glass taps ex-Pilkington Exec as CEO
- As Construction Deaths Rise, Buildings Chief Faces Scrutiny
- If These Walls Could Talk

April 22, 2008
- Celebrating Earth Day: Is the Glass Industry Green Enough?
- Glass Fabrication and Contract Glazing Educational Conference Continues in Las Vegas
- St-Gobain Q1 Sales Fall 1.4 Pct, Weak Dollar Hurts
- AAMA Updates Document Addressing Impact and Cycle Testing

April 21, 2008
- Glass Fabrication and Glazing Educational Conference Opens Today
- March 2008 Producer Price Index Remains Unchanged
- George Sutorka of Arch Aluminum Passes Away
- UNITED KINGDOM - Exhibition Interprets Iconography for Modern Times
- Stillwater Couple Wedded and Leaded

April 18, 2008
- Visitors Peek into the Future as Dependable Glass Celebrates 40 Years
- Charges hit PPG Profit, But Sales Set Record
- Arch's Glass Entrances Now Available Nationally with C.R. Laurence Hardware
- UNITED KINGDOM - More Jobs in the Pipeline
- AAMA Updates Document Addressing the Acoustical Rating of Windows, Doors and Glazed Wall Sections
- UNITED KINGDOM - Massive Window Falls Nine Storeys in Leeds City Centre
- College Seniors' Works Make the Grade

April 17, 2008
- Restructuring of Flat Glass Business in North America
- Vitro Plans `Cautious' Expansion Abroad, Chief Executive Says
- Bureau of Labor Statistics Releases March Import-Export Price Index
- South Walton Students are Blowing Glass Instead of Class

April 16, 2008
- AGC Flat Glass Announces Major Restructuring
- Colonial Glass Appoints Zachary Weiner CEO
- UNITED KINGDOM - £2,000 of Damage to Police Station
- CANADA - Developer Plans New Four-Storey Building Downtown

April 15, 2008
- Zeledyne Plans to Make Glass "Core Business," New CEO Says
- TGA Honors Many During Glass TEXpo™
- Warnings Issued about Phony Building Re-Inspection Letters
- CANADA - Cash-Strapped Glass Maker Lays Off Staff
- China Low-E Glass Market Report, 2007-2008
- BANGLADESH- Bangladesh Children Toil to Survive
- A Gigantic Job for Window Fixers

April 14, 2008
- TEXpo™ Draws to a Close
- Zeledyne Announces Purchase of ACH
- Future Houses May be Made Entirely of Solar Cell Glass
- Region's Glass Industry Predates Steel
- EPA Issues New Lead-Based Paint Hazards Requirements
- NEW ZEALAND - Glass Falls From Auckland Building

April 11, 2008
- TEXpo™ Opens Today
- Architectural Window Joins PPG Certified Applicator Program
- Southwall Technologies and Sound Solutions Windows & Doors Form Joint Venture − Southwall Insulating Glass
- GED Wins Progressive Manufacturing Award for 2nd Time
- UNITED KINGDOM - Blackburn Swimming Pool Shut After Vandal Attack
- GANA Video Podcasting to Debut at K-BIS
- Biggest Deal of '08: 650 Madison Closes for $680
- UNITED KINGDOM - Landmark Oneleven Taking Shape

April 10, 2008
- Glass TEXpo™ '08 Opens Today
- GANA Releases 19th Glass Informational Bulletin
- UNITED KINGDOM - Biomass Plant Plans Deferred
- Judge OKs Class Action Pension Suit Against Soda Ash Producer
- Replicas of New Tower Endure Nature's Fury and a Test Blast
- Let There Be Light

April 9, 2008
- RIG Releases Statement on Sulkava's Death
- Viracon Issues Statement Regarding CrystalGray™ Article
- TEXpo™ is Set to Take on San Antonio
- BULGARIA - Turkish Giant Sisecam Will Double its Investment in Bulgaria
- Scott Surma named DecoTherm General Manager
- UNITED KINGDOM - Roofing Firm Chief's Manslaughter

April 8, 2008
- Do You Work in a "Great Place?"
- Saflex Announces Price Increase
- Linetec Offers "Introduction to Coatings" Online, On-Demand as an AIA/CES Program
- Guardian introduces CrystalGray™ - A High-Performance Float Glass with a New Color Option for Architects and Designers
- Alyssa Dlubak Welcomes Baby Boy
- Change to 'Green' is Viewed as a Business Opportunity
- State Lacks Resources to Certify Crane Operators
- Solar Innovations, Inc. Wins 2007 NSA Design Awards
- NHL Will Test Virtual Ads in Playoffs

April 7, 2008
- Jarmo Sulkava of Uniglass Dies on Jobsite in New York
- Innerviews: After 75 Years, The Last Glass Cutter Moves From Cutters Row
- Apogee is Aglow Over New Glass
- UNITED KINGDOM - New Report Profiles Major Players in the Flat Glass Market in the UK
- UAE - Burj Dubai Is Now World's Tallest Manmade Structure
- NEW ZEALAND - Partner Sues Over Prison Death

April 4, 2008
- With New Facility Comes New Niche for Barber Glass Industries — Large Sizes to be Available
- Century Bathworks Hires Peter Raleigh as National Sales Manager
- Newly Released Studies Confirm Energy Savings Significant in LEED, ENERGY STAR Buildings
- Putin Signs Law to Return Stained Glass Windows to Germany
- Glass Coffin with Body of Buddhist Monk Stolen
- Pittsburg Residents Suffer Through Rash of Window Smashings
- Unconventional and On Budget
- Place: Glass Space Meant to Spur Imagination

April 3, 2008
- Von Duprin Celebrates a Century of Service
- Viracon Puts its Projects on the Map
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Co., Inc. Re-Launches its Website
- UNITED KINGDOM - Ultra Tough Looking A Glass Act
- WDMA Names New President and Management Company
- OSHA Cites Winter's Roofing in Employee Death
- CANADA - Burglar Plays Dead

April 2, 2008
- Glass TEXpo™ '08 Draws a Wide Variety of Exhibitors
- QATAR- SiAl Qatar Sets Up State-of-the-Art Glass Processing Facility
- Look Out Below: Glass Panel Falls From 27th Floor
- Shreveport Church Looking To Faith After Break-In
- Dinosaur Killer Found in Volcanic Bubbles

April 1, 2008
- WGA Scholarship to be Awarded in Honor of Sound Glass Sales
- PPG Among Largest Glass Industry Creditors Listed in Diamond Filing
- American Defense Systems, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results
- CHINA - Dollar Come Investment Limited Completes Going Public Transaction
- CN Tower to Unveil New Glass Bottomed Elevator
- Cleveland Museum of Art Renovations Beginning to See the Light
- Place: Glass Space Meant to Spur Imagination

March 31, 2008
- The Latest USGlass is Now Available Digitally
- Glass Companies Issue Fuel Surcharge Notices
- Winlock, Chehalis Plants to Add 50 Jobs to Help Make Solar Panels
- Patio Enclosures, Inc. Expands Professional Engineer Licenses to Cover New Sunroom Sales Territories
- ALBAT+WIRSAM North America/CANTOR USA Will Host Free Workshop To Show Window & Door Manufacturers; "How To Put Their Manufacturing On Autopilot"
- UNITED KINGDOM - Aluminium Curtain Wall Facade for Tallest Building in Sheffield
- Enlightenment, Wrought in Glass
- UNITED KINGDOM - Riot Kids Are As Bad As The Jail Hard Men

March 28, 2008
- DHS Revises Proposed Immigrant Employment Regulation
- Crystal Windows Honored by National Business Group
- CANADA - Glass Pane Falls From Sparks Street Building
- Workers to Remove More Glass From Centennial Park Before ING Race

March 27, 2008
- AAMA Announces New Glass Course
- Glass TEXpo™ '08 Hosts Opportunities for Networking
- UBS Raises Aluminum Price Forecasts
- PAVEing the Way for Veterans to Own Businesses
- Window Shootings Resume

March 26, 2008
- Lafayette Glass Co. Recognized as Small Business of the Month
- GIMAV is Ambassador for Made-in-Italy in New Global Markets
- Americas Glass Association Releases 2006 Edition of The Source
- The Board of Directors of Biesse S.p.A. Has Approved the Preliminary Consolidated Financial Statements for 2007
- UNITED KINGDOM - Frank Gehry's Timber and Glass 'Street' to be Built in Hyde Park
- Stained Glass Windows Among Updates at Lisbon History Center
- Strained Glass

March 25, 2008
- NSA Announces Results of the 2007 NSA Design Awards
- Freedonia Predicts Steady Growth in Refractories for Glass Manufacturing
- Grove Products Raises Product Price
- 2 Killed, 4 Injured in Crane Collapse in Miami
- Serious Crane Accidents on Rise in City
- Department of Labor Proposes New Heat Rules for Washington Workers
- Larue Barnes: New life
- Stained Glass Among Best of Blenko Creations

March 24, 2008
- CRL Purchase of Sommer & Maca Final, According to Company Websites
- M3 Glass Technologies Commissions Glass Laminating System
- February 2008 Flat Glass Producer Price Index Shows Small Decrease
- Octillion Announces Streamlining of Key Process in Development of NanoPower Window Technology
- Historians, Architecture Buffs Push to Preserve Modernist Homes
- Father: 'We're Just Happy He's Alive'
- City Employee Charged Over New York Crane Accident

March 20, 2008
- Preregister for TEXpo by Tomorrow, and Visit San Antonio to Learn, Network-and Golf
- Fire & Safety Glazing Council Reviews Progress Before Upcoming Meeting
- Falling Glass A Danger Downtown
- New York to Send Construction Crane Remains for Tests
- SRI LANKA -Glass on Building Can Be Lethal in an Event of Explosion
- Glass Case Noted Among Top Settlements for 2007
- U.S. General Contractors' Association Approves Building Information Modeling (BIM) Addendum
- MUSC's Ashley River Tower-Up Close and Impersonal

March 19, 2008
- PGT Industries Expands Commercial Presence with ASI LIMITED Joint Venture
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glazing Company's Multi-Million Investment
- USGNN.com™ Welcomes Newest Blogger, Pete Chojnacki
- Wausau Announces Steve Gille as Architectural Services Manager
- Architecture Billings Index Points to Major Downturn in Commercial Construction
- CANADA - Adjusting Journeyperson-to-Apprentice Ratios Won't Solve Labour Challenge, Some Industry Officials Warn

March 18, 2008
- Rex Glass and Mirror Co. Celebrates 50 Years
- NSG Announces One New Name for Merged Subsidiaries
- Phil Anderson is New SAF Fabrication Project Manager
- FMI's Construction Outlook: First Quarter 2008 Report Now Available
- Pharmacy Burglary Investigated

March 17, 2008
- Glass Repair Begins in Downtown Atlanta
- Now, Cringing in the Shadows Cast by Cranes
- Keystone Diversifies Services
- AAMA Southeast Region Director Retires
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Gulf Glass to Exhibit at Sharjah Expo Centre
- ABBA Drummer Dies in Apparent Accident
- No Finer Arts Around Than at These College Museums

March 14, 2008
- "Glass Experience" Opens In Chicago
- MGA to Hold Mid-Atlantic Show
- New Issue-PPG Industries Sells $1.55 bln 3-Part Debt
- Dow Chemical Preparing for Weaker U.S. Economy-CEO
- CANADA - CFIB Seeks Expanded Ratio for Apprentices
- Vandals Take Aim at Windows
- UNITED KINGDOM - David Attenborough Launches £25m Scheme to Protect Butterflies in Huge Dome
- UNITED KINGDOM - Queen Opens New Heathrow Terminal (Photo Slideshow)

March 13, 2008
- TEXpo™ Room Rates Soon to Rise-Book Now and Take in Key Business Seminars
- Bureau of Labor Statistics Releases February Import-Export Price Index
- UNITED KINGOM - Glass Jobs At Risk
- AUSTRALIA - CSR Presents a New Perspective in Glass
- Global Market for Adhesives to Exceed $30.5 Billion while Sealants Sales Volume is Poised to Reach 2.3 Billion Pounds by 2010, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
- Firms Dumped From FTSE4Good

March 12, 2008
- January 2008 Flat Glass Producer Price Index Continues to Rise
- PPG Industries' Senior Unsecured Notes Rated 'A-' - S&P
- Jesup & Lamont Starts Apogee Enterprises (APOG) at Buy
- FINLAND - Decisions Taken at Glaston Corporation's Annual General Meeting
- YKK AP Sales Award Recipients Credit Their Teams
- Nova, PPG Test Readiness for Cyber War
- Edgetech Strengthens Sales Force with Recent Appointments
- Cleveland Museum of Natural History Shows Early Expansion Concepts by Fentress Architects
- Mysterious 'Halos' Seen Around Mercury Craters

March 11, 2008
- Mammen Glass & Mirror Named Finalist for Small Business of the Year Award
- Michigan Company Moving to Raleigh
- UAE - Emirates Glass Posts 106% Increase in Net Profits in 2007
- China Architectural Engineering Strengthens Senior Management Team
- Builder Confidence In Condo Market Declines Again
- What to Look for in a Glass Etching Company
- Generations Etched in Glass

March 10, 2008
- Glass Shops Move for Consolidation of Price-Fixing Suits
- Arch to Add Heat Soak Capability
- Ford Upgrades Furnace at Plant
- Corning Puts Glass Unit on Block
- Oldcastle Materials Planning New Facility in Georgia
- DAC Products Announces Promotion and New Inside Sales Staffing

March 7, 2008
- NFRC Spring Meeting Concludes with Attachment Rating Discussions
- Pre-Register for Glass TEXpo™ '08 and Take in Two Days of Glass Seminars
- Robinson Nabs Glass Company
- Empirehouse Inc. Announcement
- Kaba-Ilco Launches New User-Friendly Web-Site
- Global Solar Energy Opens Landmark Manufacturing Plant, Sets Full-scale Production Capacity Records
- What's Wrong With This Picture?
- 406 Feet of Glass and Steel
- York Church Makes a Stain Glass Renovation

March 6, 2008
- GICC Gears Up for Bigger Impact on Energy Codes
- AAMA Continues Discussions with AMD on Door Performance Standards, Component Swapping and Modifications to S141
- Another Price-Fixing Suit Filed
- Glass Fabrication & Glazing Educational Conference
- Biesse Announces First U.S. One2One Event of 2008
- Roto Frank of America Selects PRYSM Marketing as East Coast Representative
- Glass Doctor® Announces Partnership to Fix Door Panes
- Small Explosion Rocks New York's Times Square
- NAHB Executives Host Teleconference on State of the Housing Industry: Swift Action from Congress is Needed
- Stanford Dedicates its 'Greenest' Building Yet

March 5, 2008
- CMA Frame Values Ballot Review Brings Heavy Discussion and Debate
- AAMA Offers Electronic Version of Latest Fenestration Standard
- C.R. Laurence Issues Statement About USGNN Story
- UNITED KINGDOM - Historic Denbighshire Glass Firm to Close
- AGC Flat Glass Europe Awarded Two Prizes by International Forum Design
- Eastside Borders Building Receives Prestigious LEED Gold Award
- UNITED KINGDOM - Police Station Charity Theft
- No Pane, No Gain
- Meditech Opening in View
- UNITED KINGDOM - Now You Can Visit the Secret Underground WW1 City Built by British Tommies

March 4, 2008
- CRL In Negotiations to Purchase Sommer & Maca, Sources Report
- NFRC Day Two: DOE Reports Efforts Continue to Revise ENERGY STAR Criteria
- Nippon Sheet Glass Gains After Report Profit Will Beat Target
- Edgetech Promotes New Commercial Technical Specialist
- GERMANY - Still Think I'm Cute? One Year On, Cuddly Knut Has Turned Into a 22st Killing Machine
- A Marvel of a Museum and Newsworthy, Too

March 3, 2008
- NFRC Spring Meeting Opens in Nashville
- Timo Rautarinta Appointed Managing Director Of Tamglass Glass Processing
- INDIA - Student Stranded Inside ATM Centre
- UNITED KINGDOM - Storm Warning as Winds Batter North Wales
- Transient with Tools Linked to Copper Burglary Dies in Fall
- PB Managing Development of 108-Story Tower in Dubai

February 29, 2008
- Alcoa Sued for $1 Billion, Bribery in Bahrain Claimed
- Solutia Emerges From Chapter 11
- New Home for Heinz
- Carlyle Group to Buy Partner's 50% in LCD-Glass Venture
- UNITED KINGDOM - EAG Moves into Norfolk
- New Method for Creating Tough Metallic Glass Composites
- Vitro's Todd Takas Awarded for 2007 Sales Volume
- UNITED KINGDOM - Teen Lucky to Be Alive
- UNITED KINGDOM - Thieves Strike at Community Club
- Bronx Clear
- Now Showing: Map That Gave America its Wrong Name

February 28, 2008
- Court Orders Barratt to Pay Back Subby's 3% Bill Cut
- South Korea to Impose Taxes on Chinese Glass Makers
- Glass TEXpo™ '08 Discount Hotel Room Rate Soon Comes to a Close
- Harlingen Glass Founder Gonzales Passes Away
- Economy Glass Founder Harold Ponder Passes Away
- Nippon Sheet to Cut Jobs to Pay for Pilkington, Board Considers Revision of Articles of Incorporation
- Recycling Company to Open Plant in Springfield
- SOLARBAN 70XL Glass Now Available for Laminated Glass Applications
- Solar Innovations, Inc.'s Sunrooms to Expand Living Space and Add Value to Residential Applications.
- UNITED KINGDOM - Centrepiece Artwork in Gorbals Revival Attacked By Vandals
- Manhattanville Expansion Raises Questions About Aesthetics
- Want Fries With That Zen?

February 27, 2008
- Efforts to Remove Hose Stream Requirements Fail During Yesterday's Hearings
- Winners Announced for GANA's Design in Glass Awards 2007
- GICC Elects New Officers
- Vitro Reports Strong Sales, Licensing Agreement With DecoTherm®
- J.E. Berkowitz Achieves Renewal of ISO 9001-2000 Certification for Plant
- Revolutionary Vacuum Glass Coming from Guardian
- Post Falls Man Markets Slick Invention
- Washington High Court OKs Comp for Traveling Worker
- Boston's ICA Still a Work in Progress

February 26, 2008
- Fire-Rated Glazing Labeling Remains Unchanged, Deflection Limits Amended
- Solamatrix to Acquire FTI Assets
- Solutia, Banks Reach Financing Deal
- AAMA Conference Continues in California; Market News Reported is Not Sunny
- Viracon Earns United Kingdom's Kitemark® Certification for Insulated Glazing
- DFI Signs Agreement with Sampas Nano Expanding EU Market into Turkey
- PPG Promotions Reflect Expanding Commitment to Coil and Extrusion Coatings
- Architecture Group Names Best Buildings in New York City

February 25, 2008
- Code Change Hearings Continue in California
- AAMA Conference Kicks Off in California
- Texas Business Wins U.S. Chamber of Commerce Award
- Pilkington to Participate in The Glass Experience
- PPG Researchers Honored with 2008 Carnegie Science Award
- Astana: A Skyline Transformed
- Opera House Revamped From Foundation to Roof
- Church takes Old JFK Airport Glass
- NEW ZEALAND - Man 'Comfortable' After Punching Glass Door

February 22, 2008
- Harmon President Leaves; Role Filled by VPs and Apogee CEO
- IRC Committee Disapproves WDMA Code Change Proposal
- Save the Date for Glass TEXpo '08
- PPG in the News: Cost-Cutting in Europe, Beginning Remediation in Lake Charles
- JAPAN - DENSO to Dissolve Capital Alliance with Doowon Climate Control In South Korea
- Dow Chemical Lobbied on Energy Issues
- Wheaton & Sprague Engineering Hires Custom Curtainwall Designer
- Dwyer-Owens Named First Vice Chairwoman of International Franchise Association

February 21, 2008
- Code Change Hearings Continue in California
- Family Owned Business Looks to the Next Generation Protective Armored Systems
- Glass Doctor Executive Earns Professional Designation
- Landmark JFK Stained Glass Coming Down
- Lack of Markets for Recycled Glass Creates Bottleneck
- CAYMAN ISLANDS - "Green" Building to Replace "Glass House"
- Glass Truck Wreck Shatters Freeway Traffic
- Downtown Wells: 'It's bad. It's very bad.'

February 20, 2008
- Proposal to Make AAMA 507 an Alternative to NFRC Rating Defeated
- Proposal to Move IECC into IRC Denied
- BEC Closes in Las Vegas with More Advice for Glaziers
- GANA Staff Passes Torch During Glass Week Celebration
- Ex-Legend Pence Injured in Glass-Door Mishap
- National Building Science's Barry Hardman Passes Away
- YKK AP Fills Key Positions in National and Regional Sales
- Jeffrey Rohrs Appointed to Board of Directors of Patio Enclosures Inc. Sunrooms
- Library Glass Fall: Action Taken By Council
- Architecture Billings Index Drops Nearly Five Points

February 19, 2008
- Glass Industry Believes in Miracles … for a Day
- Giroux Glass Gets a New Las Vegas Home
- Who's Who at BEC
- Guardian Launches New Campaign for Commercial Glass Program
- PPG Donates $7,500 to Carnegie Museum of Art
- New Branch of Chamber for Young Professionals
- A Look at Data Centers - Through Bulletproof Glass
- School Vandalized, Kids Charged

February 18, 2008
- GANA Meeting Continues Saturday Morning with Division Reports
- BEC Crowds Come to Las Vegas
- Glass Falls from Sears Tower, Another Building
- PPG Spent $1.2M Lobbying Last Year
- DFI Introduces Its Patented Technology In Japan Expanding Into Asian Markets
- Bill Davidson, Dick Vitale Finalists for Hall

February 15, 2008
- Glass Week Shows Its Decorative Side
- Biesse Reports Q4 2007 Results
- Mixed Outlook for Pilkington Owners
- High-Glass Living
- PPG Donates $2,500 to Ohio Christian University
- National Inventors Hall of Fame Announces 2008 Inductees
- BELGIUM - E.U. Metal Producers Fret Over Cost of New Reach Law
- DUBAI - $300M Limitless Towers Set to Dwarf Jordan's Tallest Buildings

February 14, 2008
- GANA Addresses Window Cleaning During Glass Week Meeting
- Nippon Sheet Glass Gains the Most in Five Years
- Announcement Regarding the Purchase of Asahi's Stock
- Litigation on the Ascent
- Shelter Aims to Save Resources
- JEB Awarded the Newest Development on Baltimore's Inner Harbor
- People in Glass Houses ...

February 13, 2008
- Glasstech Forms New Solar Systems Business Unit, Includes Several Current High Tech Systems
- Arizona Shower Door Branch Manager Frank Starr Dies
- New Approach May Power Future of Solar
- AUSTRALIA - Revealed: Our Growing Glass Mountain
- UNITED KINGDOM - Church Windows Vandalized
- Storm Worm Virus

February 12, 2008
- IMPACT Holds First Annual Labor/Management Conference
- PPG Acquires NanoProducts Corporation
- Coming to Chehalis: 50 Solar Panel Jobs
- Azerbaijan Hires Top Architect to Mark Dynasty
- National Museum of American History Pushes Back Opening to the Fall
- Student Bleeds to Death

February 11, 2008
- Manufacturer Implements Layoffs
- Glazing Consultants International Opens New Office in Atlanta
- Missouri Court Sets Precedent for Businesses Hiring Undocumented Workers
- Leaders See 'A lot of Work' for Business Climate
- Sandra O. McDonald Joins Bendheim as News Sales Account Manager
- Hemlock Sauna With Tempered Glass Window
- A&A Building Renovation to Restore Historic Elements

February 8, 2008
- Georgia Court Protects Subcontractor's Right of Recovery
- UNITED KINGDOM - Cladding Gloom Continues as Weatherwise Folds
- Advanced Energy Announces 2007 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results
- French Court Freezes Sale of Saddam's £17m Yacht
- Painted Architectural Glass in Full Range of Pantone® Colors from WorldGlassAG.com
- AeroLite Armor Anti-Ballistic Glazing Delivers Dependable Bullet Resistance With Durable MAKROLON Polycarbonate Sheet Construction
- UNITED KINGDOM - Roof Plan Will Make Buchanan Street a Glass Act
- Hong Kong Revels in High-End Design

February 7, 2008
- Kansas Senate Bill Prohibits Additional Insureds
- Major Trade Group Sues Over Lobbying Law
- Sapa Continues to Grow in Asia - Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Chinese Extrusion Company Kam Kiu Aluminium
- Roto Frank of America Unveils New Company Logo
- Glass Panels Fixed in Gym
- UNITED KINGDOM - Mum Speaks of Brick Attack Horror as She Held Her Baby

February 6, 2008
- Asahi Reports Agreement to Pay Fine and Other News
- Heinaman Breaks Ground on New Vegas Facility
- DeWitt City Council Approves Tax Incentives, Annexation
- YKK AP Leads Way as First Fenestration Systems Manufacturer to Earn Cradle to Cradle Certification for an Architectural Product
- Trulite Announces Appointment of Richard Verdon
- New, Telescoping Round Tube Lengths from SAF
- CANADA - Radiator Thrown Through Building's Roof
- Midtown Masterpiece: Skidmore Owings & Merrill's Boston Properties Tower Unveiled

February 5, 2008
- USGlass Provides Industry-Related ICC Code Change Compendium
- Glass Distributors Names New VP of Sales and Marketing
- Gorgeous Glass
- Angstrom Sciences Awarded Patent
- Euless Burglar's Escape Plan? No Way Out
- Las Vegas Welcomes Newest Megaresort
- Brooklyn's First LEED Certified Condo Opens

February 4, 2008
- Westshore Glass Files for Bankruptcy
- AGC in Kingsport Announces Layoffs
- White Paper Compares Economic, Environmental Benefits of Tinted Low-E Glasses
- Alcoa, Aluminum Corp. of China Acquire 12 Percent Stake In Rio Tinto
- Lubbock in the Air
- Popular College Bar Can't Stop Recent Intrusions
- CANADA - Tourist Attraction…Or Psycho-Path?

February 1, 2008
- Overseas and Industry Trends are Topic of Discussion on Sanibel Island
- Vitro Prereleases FY2007 EBITDA Up 5.4% Year Over Year
- AAMA Releases Document Addressing Vertical Loading Resistance of Side-Hinged Door Leaves
- Bendheim Names New Communications Manager
- The Wagner Companies Promotes Manager of Quality Services
- Lucas Oil Stadium Construction Update
- Nouvel Designs Towering Slender Neighbor for MoMA

January 31, 2008
- Nippon Sheet Glass Makes Subsidiary Changes, Decides Not to Appeal EC Fine
- Burhans Glass Files Suit Against Glass Manufacturers, Alleges Anti-Trust Violations and Price-Fixing
- IGMA Meeting Ties Up Technical Ends
- Geofusion to Offer Recycled Glass Solution
- Scaffold Falls, Killing Worker in Brooklyn
- Teen Falls Through Gymnasium Roof
- Office Tower to Rise in Harlem for Baseball TV Network
- Downturn Can't Faze Cultural District Projects

January 30, 2008
- IGMA Annual Meeting Continues in Florida
- GANA Glass Fabrication & Glazing Conference Registration Is Now Open!
- INDIA - Prez Feels the Chill, Asks For Glass Shield at Beating Retreat
- Fed slashes U.S. interest rates by half point
- Dow Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - KEO Completes Two Projects in Al Ain
- Higher Costs May Curtail M.T.A. Work

January 29, 2008
- Diversified Glass Alleges Glass Manufacturers Colluded to Impose Energy Surcharges and Diesel Surcharges
- Educational Opportunities Discussed as IGMA Opens Annual Conference
- GANA's Laminating Division to Review ASTM C 1172 Standard Specification for Laminated Architectural Glass
- GlasWeld Attends Glass Doctor's 2008 National Conference in Nashville
- PPG Becomes Founding Reporter of the Climate Registry
- Thompson Creek Establishes New Company With 27-Year History

January 28, 2008
- Pilkington to Pay $60,000 for Plant's Air Violations
- Office Building Third in State to Win Green Ranking
- AAMA Releases Document Addressing Comparative Analysis of Windows and Doors
- ASI Ltd. Moves to New Headquarters
- New Solar Energy Systems Business Unit Formed by Glasstech Includes Several Current High Tech Systems
- Local Glass Repair and Replacement Business Opens
- Chris McMahon Joins Technoform Team as Sales Engineer
- Girl Killed in Early Morning Fall Through School Skylight

January 25, 2008
- Glazing Contractors Prepare BECause BEC is Coming
- St-Gobain Sees Moderate Earnings Growth in 2008
- Apogee Enterprises Increases Share Repurchase Authorization, Reaffirms Guidance for Fiscal 2008
- Advanced Energy Lowers Fourth Quarter 2007 Guidance
- John Boccuzzi: Pohl East Coast Sales Manager
- UNITED KINGDOM - Hole in Window 'Was Glass Fault'
- UNITED KINGDOM - Brownies Points For Cake Kids

January 24, 2008
- GANA Gets Ready for Glass Week 2008
- Solutia's Exit From Bankruptcy Delayed on Credit Woes
- Asahi India Posts Net Loss In Q3
- Architecture Billings Index Continues Positive Momentum
- New World Symphony To Break Ground On Miami Beach Orchestral Academy
- The Wagner Companies Promotes Estimator/CSR

January 23, 2008
- USGlass Magazine to Sponsor Cocktail Reception at Building Envelope Reception
- UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Belgium Aluminium & Glass Industries Invests In New Factory Within Industrial City of Abu Dhabi
- UNITED KINGDOM - Glazing Firm Doubles its Staff
- The Dragon Looks West
- AUSTRALIA - Man Charged After Skylight Fall
- LLumar Passes Hurricane and Bomb Blast Tests
- Oregon Arena Idea Includes Ode to Mac Court

January 22, 2008
- FTI Closes Its Doors
- Fed Cuts Interest Rate
- Glass Doctor Franchise Opens in Rome
- Vista First Window Film Certified by National Fenestration Rating Council
- Sex Toys Stolen in String of Break-Ins

January 21, 2008
- Paul Duffer to Retire After 31 Years with PPG
- J.E. Berkowitz Goes Green on New Bank of America Tower in Charlotte
- AUSTRALIA - Man Suffers Serious Injuries After Fall
- Many Violations for Employer of Worker Who Died in a Fall
- AUSTRALIA - Crash Hoax Nets Cash for Robbers

January 18, 2008
- PPG Profits Rise 17 percent in 2007
- December 2007 Flat Glass Producer Price Index Continues to Rise
- Canaccord Adams Starts Apogee Enterprises (APOG) at Buy
- Vista Window Films Mark 15th Anniversary At Dealer Conference in Cancun, Mexico
- Ground Broken for Schuylkill Manufacturer
- New EU Inquiry Deadline for Renotified Saint-Gobain Buy of Maxit Feb 19
- UNITED KINGDOM - Leading UK Property Developer Simon Halabi to Abandon Shard of Glass Project
- Let Flowers Take You to Tropics

January 17, 2008
- Guardian Carries Out Planned Float Line Closure in January
- $1 Million Gift Creates Scholarships for Arab-Americans at Kettering University
- Intermac Expands Sales Team: North American Glass Product Manager Appointed
- D.M. Library Sues Contractor, Architect Over Cracked Glass
- UNITED KINGDOM - Murder Accused Recorded 'Confessing to Cats'

January 16, 2008
- Nonresidential Construction Activity Expected to Soften in 2008
- CHINA - Clear Future As Property and Vehicles Multiply
- Embassy Suites Reopens with Two New Skylights
- New Business Coming to Sikeston
- Patio Enclosures, Inc. Tony Bouquot, Elected President of National Sunroom Association
- Biesse Expands Sales Team: New Key Account Project Manager/Product Area Manager Appointed
- Deer Crash Through Glass Doors at Radford University

January 15, 2008
- Scams Continue to Plague Industry
- Asahi Loses U.S. Supreme Court Bid to Revive $25 Million Award
- Edgetech President Named Person of the Year
- SCHOTT Solar Selects Mesa del Sol for New Solar Manufacturing Plant
- Local Glass Services Business Ready to Fix Your Panes
- AAMA Announces Schedule of Events
- CANADA - High Wind Rips Glass From Office Tower

January 14, 2008
- Slight Increases Continue for Import-Export Price Index
- Glaston's Strategy and Financial Objectives Published
- NTT, Sony, Asahi Glass Woo Middle East Investors, Nikkei Says
- VIETNAM - Glassmakers Prefer to Keep it Local
- Solar Innovations, Inc. Incorporates a Traditionally Commercial Structural Element into Residential and Outdoor Living
- EFCO Introduces New Energy Efficient, Impact Resistant Storefront
- The Colony Mom, City of McKinney at Odds Over Boy's Rec Center Accident
- Area Police Investigating Rash Of Broken Storefront and Car Windows

January 11, 2008
- Key Communications Inc. Opens New Video Venue- The Studio™ To Service the Glass Industry
- TGP Opening Canada Office, Hires Canadian Sales Manager
- Pilkington Pyrostop™ Fire-Rated Glass Walls Available with Integrated Blinds
- Glassman America Launches in Mexico in 2008
- UNITED KINGDOM - Man Falls Through Glass Door

January 10, 2008
- ABC Forum Addresses Energy Code Changes
- Asahi Glass Factory Explosion in South Korea Kills 1
- High Wind Knocks Out Power to 3,000 in Area
- CHINA - Glass Producer Wins "WINDOWS" Name Over Microsoft
- Detroit Mayor Announces Newest Downtown Development Project
- 3 May Be Responsible for Gas Station Smash and Grab

January 9, 2008
- Glazing Contractors See Curtainwall Popping Up in Residential Neighborhoods
- Curtainwall Coming to Ephrata
- Solutia Announces Proposed Senior Notes Offering
- Saint-Gobain Glass Exprover North America Appoints New Vice Presidents of Sales and Marketing
- Security Glass Foils Attempted Bank Robbery
- DFI receives Gold Cup Award in Vietnam for High Tech Product

January 8, 2008
- GANA Videos Now Available on DVD
- Keymark Adds Capabilities to Horizontal Paint Line
- Mainstreet Computers, Inc., Belleville, Mich., Announces its Open House/Sales Conference, "Technology for a Brave New World of Profitability."
- Archbishop Desmond Tutu to Keynote Greenbuild International Conference & Expo
- PPG Names Giga Vice President, Strategic Planning and Treasurer Edvardsson Promoted to Assistant Treasurer

January 7, 2008
- The USGlass Magazine Big Book of Lists Returns
- A.W.T.'s Accu-Cure™ UV Curing Unit Provides High-Speed Cool Curing for Glass Printing Applications
- Rochester Insulated Glass Completes Factory Expansion
- PPG Faces Fire in Evansville, Approaches Fourth-Quarter Conference Call
- Former Factory Could House City's Public-Works Yard
- 'Transparence 2007' Awards Declared
- Car Crashes Through Wichita City Hall

January 4, 2008
- Randy Johnson Passes Away
- Man Falls 47 Stories and Survives
- Vitro America Name Now Covers Two Subsidiaries
- EGYPT - MENA Glass to Build State-of-the-Art Float Glass Plant
- Free Wind-Borne Debris Glazing Symposium for Architects, Builders and Developers
- Broken High-Rise Glass Closes Downtown SF Street

January 3, 2008
- Is Window Installation Apprenticeable, Asks Department of Labor
- Greensburg, Kansas Becomes First City to Commit to LEED® Platinum Green Building Certification
- HOK Aims for LEED Platinum in South Korea
- UNITED KINGDOM - Man Falls Through Plate-Glass Window
- UNITED KINGDOM - Fight On to Save Church Glass
- Police Seeking Info on Tower City Store Robbery

January 2, 2008
- Tubelite Sales Director Talks to USGNN.com Regarding Sale of Company
- GANA's Releases 18th Glass Informational Bulletin
- ASTM Adds New Work Item Involving Human Impact on Commercial Skylights to Website
- PPG Acquires Coatings Producer
- British Glass Maker Pilkington to Enter Indian Market - Report
- Glass with Class New Business in Pine
- Tiger Attack Survivors' Attorney Says Zoo Ignored Cries for Help
- Mankato Police Kill Naked Intruder

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