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8G Solutions Launches Denver Office

July 2, 2021

8G Solutions, a glazing contractor based in Kansas City, Missouri, is opening an office in Denver.

Rowe Fenestration Partners with Proteus Facades to Supply Rainscreen Cladding Systems

July 1, 2021

Proteus Facades partnered with Rowe Fenestration to provide rainscreen cladding systems for building envelopes. "We are delighted to have partnered with Rowe Fenestration in Northern California and Nevada which is a key area in our expansion into the USA," says Simon Gregory, sales director at Proteus.

Quikserv Announces the Acquisition of U.S. Bullet Proofing

July 1, 2021

Quikserv Inc., an industry manufacturer of transaction windows, ticket windows, and security transaction solutions, acquired United States Bullet Proofing Inc.

Roto North America Expands Warehouse Capacity

July 1, 2021

Roto North America expanded its warehouse capacity in Connecticut, where it acquired an 18,000-square-foot facility that the company will add it to its current configuration.

Quanex Building Products Awards Two Students with Annual McHattie Scholarship

July 1, 2021

Quanex Building Products has named the recipients of its annual McHattie Scholarship, a program sponsored by the Quanex Foundation and named in honor of Quanex’s former president, William A. McHattie.
 

FeneTech Sets Dates for 2022 User Conference

July 1, 2021

FeneTech Inc. will hold an in-person user conference in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, June 13-15, 2022, at the Hilton Cleveland Hotel.

Demographics Research Can Inform the Industry About the Future

June 29, 2021

Demographer Ken Gronbach of KGC Direct spoke about the importance of the Millennial birth rate, China's population concerns, social justice and more during his keynote address at the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance 2021 Virtual Summer Conference. Gronbach presented "Demographics Precipitate Economics | Profound Strategic Planning for the Post-Pandemic Era" and answered questions about how demographics can inform those in the industry on their companies' futures.

Demographics Research Can Inform the Industry About the Future

Basco Promotes Steve Lotz to President

June 29, 2021

Mason, Ohio-based Basco Manufacturing Co., a manufacturer of glass shower doors and enclosures, announced today that Steve Lotz has been promoted to the position of president, approved unanimously by Basco’s board of directors. Lotz will continue to serve on the company’s executive committee and help develop and drive Basco’s growth initiatives.

Basco Promotes Steve Lotz to President

Construction Employment Declines are Widespread as Projects Face Increased Materials Costs, Delays

June 29, 2021

Construction employment in May remained below the April level in 40 states and the District of Columbia, according to an analysis  by the Associated General Contractors of America of government employment data. Association officials said skyrocketing materials prices and excessive delays in receiving key construction supplies were holding back the industry’s recovery.

Construction Employment Declines are Widespread as Projects Face Increased Materials Costs, Delays