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Dodge Momentum Index Posts Dip in October

November 9, 2020

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 1.8 percent in October to 127.5 (2000=100) from the revised September reading of 129.8.

AGC of America Survey Shows More Construction Projects Cancelled, Delayed

November 9, 2020

While construction added 84,000 jobs in October according to government data, analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America, based on an October survey, shows that an increasing number of projects are being delayed or cancelled.

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November 9, 2020

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Xinyi Glass Canada Selects Stratford, Ontario as Site of New Float Facility

November 3, 2020

Local officials in Stratford, Ontario, Canada say Xinyi Glass Canada has chosen the city as the site of its new manufacturing facility, according to reporting in the Beacon Herald.

Eastman Signs Strategic Partnership with SEEN AG to Develop Bird-Friendly Glazing

November 2, 2020

To address the global challenge of birds colliding with glass in buildings, Eastman, manufacturer of Saflex PVB interlayers for architectural applications, is collaborating with SEEN AG, an architectural consulting firm based in Switzerland.

NSG Group Introduces Pilkington SaniTise

November 2, 2020

NSG Group recognizes the world has changed and that health and safety are at the forefront of everyone's mind. In response to these challenges, NSG Group launched Pilkington SaniTise, a transparent coated glass.

Hegla Corp. Opens New Headquarters

November 2, 2020

After a construction phase of about one year, Hegla Corp. officially opened its new headquarters in Stockbridge, Henry County, in the State of Georgia. The relocation to the new business facilities had become necessary both to create space for the growing number of employees and to realize a local production site in the U.S., say company officials.

Jorma Vitkala, Founder of GPD, Begins Post-Retirement Work as Industry Advisor

October 29, 2020

Jorma Vitkala, founder and former chairman of Glass Performance Days, retired in September 2020. However, Vitkala says he will start to work in November one or two days a week as a senior advisor through his own company supporting the GPD team who have assumed the everyday organization of the upcoming event.