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FGIA Virtual Conference Highlights Leadership, Manufacturing and Management during COVID-19

June 30, 2020

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance hosted its Virtual Summer Conference June 23-25. A major focus of the content was challenges facing companies in the COVID-19 world. The event featured a panel about manufacturing during coronavirus, a session about financial relief programs and a keynote on managing a remote workforce. 

Miami’s Iconic Office Tower Completes $7M Renovation

June 28, 2020

One Biscayne Tower, a 39-story concrete structure built in 1972, was Miami’s tallest building for 44 years. This iconic office building, at 2 S. Biscayne Boulevard, recently completed a $7 million renovation that modernized the main entrance and lobby. The original entrance system was pre-Hurricane Andrew and had a non-impact frameless glass entrance system.

ABI Declines for Third Consecutive Month

June 28, 2020

Business conditions at architecture firms remained extremely poor for the third consecutive month in May. While the Architectural Billing Index score of 32.0 for the month, compiled by the American Institute of Architects, was somewhat higher than the April score, it still indicates that the majority of firms saw their billings decrease yet again.

Fenzi Group Updates Milan facility with Logistics Center

June 28, 2020

The Fenzi Group upgraded its Tribiano, Milan, facility in Italy, the headquarters and its hub of operations for secondary glass processing. The Italian facility is expanding with a new integrated logistics center to optimize efficiency in warehouse management and shipping.

FGIA Virtual Panel Discusses Manufacturing During Pandemic

June 26, 2020

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance hosted a panel discussion titled, “Managing Manufacturing Operations and Customer Connections Through the COVID-19 Crisis” during the FGIA Virtual Summer Conference.

Kyle Hendrickson Joins Soft Tech

June 25, 2020

Soft Tech welcomes Kyle Hendrickson as Strategic Account Manager - North America.

Former NFL Player Dan Hampton Gives Keynote Address on Leadership at FGIA Virtual Summer Conference

June 24, 2020

Participants heard a keynote address from a former Chicago Bears NFL player at the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Virtual Summer Conference.

YKK AP America Hires Architectural Sales Rep in the Southwest Region

June 23, 2020

YKK AP America named Juan Hernandez as architectural sales representative for the southwest market. Hernandez will expand the company’s efforts in Houston and the southwest region, providing sales support and resources for architects and glazing contractors.