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Xinyi Glass to Buy China Glass

December 7, 2020

Xinyi Glass plans to acquire all of China Glass’s issued shares, according to Hong Kong-based newspaper, The Standard.

Deceuninck’s Revolution XL Achieves NASF AW100 Rating

December 7, 2020

Deceuninck North America's Revolution XL Picture Window achieved the North American Fenestration Standard / Specification's AW100 rating, the most stringent requirements established for the AW Performance Class commonly used in high-rise and mid-rise buildings.

Dodge Momentum Index Steps Lower in November

December 7, 2020

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 2.6 percent in November to 123.3 (2000=100) from the revised October reading of 126.5.

Vitro Appoints Chris Fronsoe National Architectural Manager for the Northwest

December 7, 2020

Vitro Architectural Glass appointed Chris Fronsoe national architectural manager for the Northwest region.

Vitro Appoints Chris Fronsoe National Architectural Manager for the Northwest

Vetrotech Saint-Gobain Expands Production Capacity in North America

December 7, 2020

Vetrotech Saint-Gobain’s North American headquarters in Washington State increased its production footprint, consolidating production of its fire-rated glazing and framing systems into one building.

Award-Winning Library Features Striking Facade

December 7, 2020

Calgary Central Library in Alberta, Canada opened as one of Architectural Digest’s most anticipated buildings of 2018. Since then, it has earned multiple awards, thanks in large part to its glass-and-metal façade featuring Solarban 60, Solarban 72 and Starphire Ultra-Clear glasses by Vitro Architectural Glass.

Award-Winning Library Features Striking Facade

View Inc. to Merge with CF Finance Acquisition Corp. II

December 7, 2020

View Inc., a Silicon Valley-based smart window company, and CF Finance Acquisition Corp. II, a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by Cantor Fitzgerald, entered into a definitive merger agreement.

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints PGT Innovations CEO to Airport Authority Board

December 2, 2020

Jeff Jackson, CEO and president of PGT Innovations, was appointed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to the Sarasota Manatee Airport Authority Board.

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints PGT Innovations CEO to Airport Authority Board

Glass Industry Technical Leader Cliff Monroe Passes Away

December 1, 2020

Longtime glass industry career veteran and technical leader Cliff Monroe passed away Nov. 22 in Apollo Beach, Florida. Monroe, who most recently worked as president and CEO of GlasFab Architectural Consulting LLC, started in the industry in 1970. During his five decades in glass, he held a range of technical and operations leadership roles at several leading glass companies, and was an engaged technical volunteer at industry associations, including the Glass Association of North America, which merged with the National Glass Association in 2018.

Glass Industry Technical Leader Cliff Monroe Passes Away