The Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance has agreed to provide the majority of the funding required to develop the models for the development of an ASTM standard for the thermal stress for IGU’s.
Professional Glaziers Association of Alberta
Mar. 11, 2013–The American Architectural Manufacturers Association recognized the contributions and achievements of its members and congratulated award winners at the 76th Annual Conference Awards Banquet held in Tucson, Ariz. Award presenters noted the importance of these member contributions as they serve to further the industry as a whole.
Canadian Glass Association
The Insulating Glass Manufacturers Association of Canada, part of the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance, offers a certification program for products tested to the Canada General Standards Board 12.8 standard plus gas content certification.
It was all smiles at Win-Door as Fenestration Canada honoured 12 leaders in the window and door industry with induction into the ranks of our Pioneers hall of fame.
Nov. 28, 2012 - Colin Gollert, a former board member of the Metro Toronto Glass Association (the predecessor of the Ontario Glass and Metal Association), and the recipient of the 2010 OGMA Lifetime Achievement Award, passed away on October 29.
Nov. 21, 2012 - It was all smiles at Win-Door on Nov. 8 as Fenestration Canada honoured 12 leaders in the window and door industry with induction into the ranks of its Pioneers hall of fame. The induction ceremony took place in the presentation theatre, with drinks and dinner following upstairs in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
Nov. 5, 2012 – PPG Industries has announced its board of directors has elected John V. Faraci as a member of the company’s board, effective Oct. 18. He also has been appointed as a member of the board’s audit committee and nominating and governance committee.
Oct. 30, 2012 - The Glass Association of North America and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance announced today that their free webinar for anyone in the glass and glazing industry scheduled for today has been postponed due to the tremendous damage and power outages caused by Hurricane Sandy. The webinar is now scheduled for November 27, 2012 at 1:00 EDT.
Oct. 22, 2012 – The Glass Association of North America and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance announced today a free webinar for anyone in the glass and glazing industry.
Oct. 19, 2012 – The American Architectural Manufacturers Association announced new staff appointments during the AAMA Fall Conference, held Oct. 14-17 in Albuquerque, N.M., which include Ken Brenden, technical director; Dean Lewis, educational and technical information manger; and Rich Rinka, certification manager. These new appointments were made as part of AAMA’s strategic objectives to add value to the association’s membership by expanding the AAMA educational platform and accelerating the development of standards based on gap analysis.
As I travel to meet with customers and suppliers, I often get the question: why should I become a member of a trade association, be it national or regional? What’s in it for me?
Sept. 5, 2012 - The National Glass Association has released the program for its Glazing Executive Forum taking place Sept. 13 at GlassBuild in Las Vegas, Nev. The Forum is sponsored by YKK AP, Sapa, Guardian, NSG Group and Hartung and counts for eight American Institute of Architecture learning credits.
It was standing room only in our nation’s capital as the Insulating Glass Manufacturer’s Alliance kicked off its Summer Technical Conference at the Ottawa Marriott on June 6.
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