Association news
July 2, 2013 – Registration for the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance 2013 Summer Conference is now open on the IGMA website. The program will focus on insulating glass quality and testing. The conference is scheduled for August 7th to 10th, 2013, at the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel and Resort. IGMA events feature the top minds from the IG industry with many networking opportunities at interesting events such as the Strolling Culinary Tour and Tall Ship Dinner Cruise.
June 20, 2013 - The Ontario Glass and Metal Association gave its Lifetime Achievement Award to Ray Wakefield, technical services manager for Trulite, at its spring golf tournament on May 30. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the Ontario glazing industry.
June 17, 2013 - Fenestration Manitoba held its first-ever Annual General Meeting June 11. It was a combination educational day and golf event, including an informative presentation by Fenestration Canada technical directory, J.F. Kogovsek of Maxam Marketing.  About 50 attendees took in the morning presentations.
Fenestration Canada’s Annual Meeting Program was held at the Hotel Sheraton Newfoundland from May 30 to June 1
One hundred and forty- four golfers enjoyed a great day with perfect, sunny weather at the Club de Golf de Drummondville on May 17. Best foursome went to the team from Les Portes et Fenêtres ADG of Terrebonne, Que.
Mar. 27, 2013 – Construction Specifications Canada is hosting a dinner meeting featuring a presentation on specifying hardware, Tuesday, April 2, at the Toronto Skating, Curling and Cricket Club at 141 Wilson Ave., Toronto. Cocktails start at 5:15 p.m. The presentation will serve to show how to select and specify a range of door hardware components to suit various opening requirements and meet the building codes related to life safety, fire safety and barrier-free access. The speaker is specification consultant Gerry Atkin, AHC, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies.
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.
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