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Dow to Introduce Commercially Available Program for Carbon-Neutral Silicones

November 9, 2021

Dow will introduce a commercially available service for carbon-neutral silicones in building facades, according to a company release. Used for structural glazing, insulating glass, and weathersealing, the carbon-neutral silicones will be PAS 2060-verified to help decrease the environmental impact of buildings. This innovation will allow builders to design with more freedom by engineering less impact.

Sustainable Geometric Façade Incorporates YKK AP Thermally Broken System

November 8, 2021

The geometry of the new JST Production and Engineering Center is striking, with more than 70 corners inside and out. Designed by Ryuichi Ashizawa Architects, the building, located in Swarata Township, Pennsylvania, represents a deep connection to nature, taking inspiration from tree roots. Its expansive single-level timber and glass design includes several systems from YKK AP.

Sustainable Geometric Façade Incorporates YKK AP Thermally Broken System

Dodge Momentum Index Gains in October

November 8, 2021

The Dodge Momentum Index increased 10 percent in October to 181.2 (2000=100), from the revised September reading of 164.6.

Dodge Momentum Index Gains in October

Installed Building Products Acquires Denison Glass & Mirror Inc.

November 2, 2021

Installed Building Products Inc., an installer of insulation and complementary building products, announced the acquisition of Denison Glass and Mirror Inc. and an affiliated entity, DGM Glass.

Installed Building Products Acquires Denison Glass & Mirror Inc.

FGIA Collaborates on Florida Sea Turtle-Friendly Glass Design

November 1, 2021

Participants at the 2021 Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Hybrid Fall Conference heard an update on a collaboration between FGIA and Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission officials to help meet the needs of both nesting sea turtles along coastal property and the humans who build and reside there.

FGIA Collaborates on Florida Sea Turtle-Friendly Glass Design

Winco Windows Wins Family Business Award

November 1, 2021

The St. Louis Business Journal awarded Winco Windows a Family Business Award.

APAA States Support for Biden Administration’s Tariff-Rate Quota Deal with the European Union

November 1, 2021

The American Primary Aluminum Association, which represents the majority of U.S. primary aluminum producers and thousands of aluminum workers across the country, expressed its support for the tariff-rate quota deal reached between the Biden Administration and the European Union.

AIG Names Clint Blair President, Makes Executive Leadership Appointments

November 1, 2021

American Insulated Glass promoted several individuals within the executive leadership team based in Atlanta at the corporate headquarters. These changes will effectively support the company’s strategic business initiatives and continued growth across multiple regions.

NSG/Pilkington Starts Construction on Solar Array at Ohio Plant

November 1, 2021

Construction is well underway on a 1.4 MW solar array installation at NSG/Pilkington’s Rossford, Ohio, site. 

Pulp Studio Earns Architect’s Newspaper Award for Precision Edge

November 1, 2021

Pulp Studio earned Architect’s Newspaper Best of Products Honorable Mention in the Glass category for its Precision Edge technology.

Pulp Studio Earns Architect’s Newspaper Award for Precision Edge