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Construction Supply Chain Struggles Could Worsen Following Suez Canal Blockage

March 29, 2021

The U.S. construction industry will likely feel ripple effects of the blockage of the Suez Canal, adding to a series of ongoing supply chain and material acquisition concerns.

NSG Group Appoints Officers, Senior Managers

March 29, 2021

NSG Group announced the following officer and senior management appointments, which will take effect April 1. 

Syracuse Glass Welcomes New Architectural Sales Manager as Tim Kelley Retires

March 23, 2021

Syracuse Glass Co. announced that after 30-years of dedicated service, Tim Kelley will transition to a well-deserved retirement.

Artistic Glass Exhibit Illustrates Women Breaking Glass Ceilings

March 23, 2021

The Fearless Girl is a custom bronze sculpture and a representation of female empowerment worldwide. A single-day exhibit added 250 simulated glass "shards" that signify the ceilings, barriers and obstacles that women continue to shatter on a daily basis. 

New Toronto Office Building Features Diamond Facade

March 23, 2021

The new CIBC Square features of 545,300 square feet of glass and more than 8,000 frames of custom unitized curtain wall, which comprise the unique, diamond-like exterior of this office building, located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

BEC Presents Episodes Now Available at Glass.org

March 23, 2021

Watch these episodes on demand: Construction Industry After COVID-19, Changes in Commercial Real Estate and the Glazing Industry, Key Glazing Codes & Standards, State of the Industry.

BEC Presents Episodes Now Available at Glass.org

Eastman to Upgrade and Expand Extrusion Capabilities for Interlayers Production

March 22, 2021

Eastman Chemical Co. plans to upgrade and expand its extrusion capabilities for production of interlayers product lines at its Springfield, Massachusetts, manufacturing facility.

Quanex Hires Cristina Murray as Director of Marketing, North America

March 22, 2021

Quanex Building Products named Cristina Murray its new North American director of marketing.

February Construction Starts Fall Again

March 22, 2021

Total construction starts fell 2 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $797.3 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytic

Donald and Andrea Friese Donate $50 Million to Medical Center

March 16, 2021

Donald Friese, former CEO of C.R. Laurence Co., along with his wife Andrea Friese, donated a $50 million gift to Providence Tarzana Foundation, a transformational donation that will support the expansion and renovation of Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center.

Donald and Andrea Friese Donate $50 Million to Medical Center