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Saint-Gobain Completes Divestment of its Construction Glass Business in South Korea

Saint-Gobain completed the sale of Hankuk Glass Industries, the company’s construction glass activity in South Korea, to Glenwood Private Equity on Dec. 19, 2019.  

New Dallas Residential Tower Will Have Greco Railings

Greco Aluminum Railings has been awarded the railing package for one of Dallas’ most anticipated arrivals, The Victor.

ABI Grows Modestly in November

After several months of flat or declining billings at architectural firm, the Architecture Billings Index registered growth for the second month in a row in November.

Kalwall Promotes Kevin Bruce to National Sales Manager

Kalwall Corp. promoted Kevin Bruce to national sales manager North America – panels and accessories division. Bruce will oversee Kalwall’s sales and support team for its direct and distributor sales network in North America.

YKK AP Hires Craig Lewis as Architectural Sales Rep for Tennessee

YKK AP America named Craig Lewis as architectural sales representative for the Tennessee market. Lewis will play an integral role in expanding the brand’s efforts in Tennessee and surrounding areas, with a focus on customer development and architectural support.

YKK AP Launches Collaborative Research Project with Carnegie Mellon University

YKK AP America signed an agreement with Carnegie Mellon University to conduct joint research on advanced technology to install windows, curtain walls, doors and products in buildings. The agreement was finalized in May 2019 and activities are now underway.

Changes to Glaston’s Group Structure and Executive Management Group

To better reflect its business dynamics and market drivers, Glaston made changes to the group structure. As of Jan. 1, Glaston Corp. has three business areas: Glaston Heat Treatment Technologies, Glaston Insulating Glass Technologies and Glaston Automotive & Emerging Technologies.  

Jennifer Harris Joins Techniform as Inside Sales Manager

Techniform welcomed Jennifer Harris as inside sales manager. Harris will be responsible for managing the company’s sales and estimating teams. She will also manage the administrative and training details for the team.