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Jim McCord Joins Soft Tech

December 14, 2020

Jim McCord joined Soft Tech this month as business development manager, based out of Pennsylvania.

NFRC Elects New Slate of Directors to Serve on Nonprofit Board

December 14, 2020

The National Fenestration Ratings Council congratulates and welcomes three newly elected members of the board of directors for the 2021 term.

Klein-Dickert Milwaukee Inc. Achieves NACC Certification

December 14, 2020

Klein-Dickert Milwaukee Inc. is the latest glazing contractor to have successfully completed all requirements for certification by the North American Contractor Certification Program.

Stratford Citizens’ Group Launches Complaint Regarding Proposed Xinyi Plant

December 14, 2020

Get Concerned Stratford, a local group of citizens that oppose the proposed construction a new Xinyi Glass float glass plant in Stratford, Canada, has launched a complaint to a third-party investigator, according to local reporting in the Stratford Beacon Herald.

AGC of America Sues Federal Government Regarding Paycheck Protection Program Rules

December 14, 2020

The Associated General Contractors of America filed suit to compel the Small Business Administration and the Office of Management and Budget to revise the questionnaire being used to reassess whether companies were eligible for Paycheck Protection Program loans, according to a statement on the organization’s website.

Leo M. Cyr, Former Vice President of NGA, Passes Away

December 10, 2020

Leo M. Cyr, former vice president of the National Glass Association, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 25, after a long struggle with cancer.  He was 78 years old.

Leo M. Cyr, Former Vice President of NGA, Passes Away

Do You Know the GSA Building Requirements For Glazing Design?

December 8, 2020

The General Services Administration (GSA) owns and leases over 376.9 million square feet of space in 9,600 buildings in more than 2,200 communities nationwide.

Do You Know the GSA Building Requirements For Glazing Design?

NGA Supports UN International Year of Glass 2022

December 8, 2020

The National Glass Association supports the worldwide effort to designate 2022 as the United Nations International Year of Glass and sent its letter of support earlier this year.

NGA Supports UN International Year of Glass 2022

Kensington Glass Arts Inc. Welcomes New President

December 8, 2020

Kensington Glass Arts Inc. announced that 2020 John Reichlin has assumed the role of President.

Kensington Glass Arts Inc. Welcomes New President

Construction Adds Jobs in November

December 7, 2020

Construction gained 27,000 jobs in November, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, though the sector is still 279,000 jobs below its February, pre-pandemic level.