Glass Files for Bankruptcy
Westshore Glass Corp. in Tampa, Fla., filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
on January 30 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court of the Middle District
of Florida, according to court documents. Court documents list the
company's assets at $10.2 million, with total liabilities of $14.9
Westshore began operation in 1954 producing jalousie glass louvers,
and today is a distributor of all types of glass and related materials,
including the Sunpane® line of insulating glass units, tempered
glass, storefront systems and custom laminated glass.
Westshore is being represented by Stephenie Biernacki Anthony of
Gray|Robinson in Tampa its case.
Neither the company nor its attorney could be reached for comment
This is not the first time the company has faced troubles. In January
2006, the company closed temporarily due to what it described as
a "catastrophic" fire.
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