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April 23, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Top Glass puts up big numbers
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Clearview qualifies for applicator program

Clearview Industries is now an Approved Azo-Brader Applicator working closely with Azon to follow the processing guidelines for producing structural thermal barriers with a mechanical lock as applied in the Clearview patio door systems. >> Read full article

Roto launches enhanced Fasco website

Roto North America recently launched its enhanced Roto Fasco website: www.fasco.ca which includes a number of features designed to improve customer usability for the site. >> Read full article

Leaders value wellness programs

Most senior level executives agree employee wellness programs can prevent staff from feeling burnt out. According to a new survey from Virgin Pulse, 93 per cent of senior level executives in the United States believe living a healthy lifestyle can prevent employee burn out. >> Read full article

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Glass Haus

Glasshaus Living Congratulates Top Glass

Glasshaus Living would like to thank and congratulate Top Glass on their successful trade show! We were able to connect with architects and glaziers that were impressed with the broad range of exhibitors and the incredible seminars at the show. Well done on your second year! We look forward to seeing everyone again in 2016.

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Top Glass puts up big numbers

Top Glass, Canada's conference event for the commercial glazing industry, smashed through expectations on April 15 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ont., with glaziers, fabricators and architects swarming an expanded show floor and education seminars packed to standing room only. The one-day event welcomed over 280 attendees from right across Canada, and attracted coverage by the U.S. trade press. >> Learn More…

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Walker Textures

AVIPROTEK™ T The Transparent Solution for Bird Friendly Glazing by Walker Textures

Walker Glass is proud to announce the launch of AviProtek™ T, a barely visible bird friendly acid-etched glass solution. The subtly of the visual markers of AviProtek™ T is an appealing proposition as a bird safe glass. This transparent product can be used in insulated units and can be combined with a low-e glass on position 3. The design follows the 2x4 Rule established by the leading experts. It was proven to be highly effective through controlled field experiments conducted by Dr. Daniel Klem, Professor of Ornithology and Conservation Biology at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA.
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 NEWS 
 

Top engineering projects honoured at Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards Gala

Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) held its 2015 Ontario Consulting Engineering Awards Gala on April 18th at the International Centre. CEO’s premier event of the year recognized 12 engineering firms that have applied outstanding professional leadership and engineering innovation to improve the economic, social and environmental quality of life in Ontario and around the globe. >> Read full article

StatsCan building permits report: February 2015

Canadian municipalities issued building permits worth $6.1 billion in February, edging down 0.9% from the previous month. This was the second consecutive monthly decline. Lower construction intentions in Quebec, Ontario and Alberta were responsible for the decrease at the national level. >> Read full article

Aerial flyby of new Halifax public library

Andrew Suhayda, project manager for CGI Contract Glaziers in Windsor, Ont., shot this drone video of CGI's work on the new public library in Halifax. The project is one of Canada's top glazing projects for 2014 featured in April Glass Canada. >> Read full article

 
 Event Calendar 
 

Skills Canada

May 13-14, 2015
Location: Edmonton Expo Centre, Edmonton, Alta. >> More Info

OGMA Spring Golf

May 28, 2015
Location: Piper's Heath Golf Club, Milton, Ont. >> More Info

Glass Connections

June 3-4, 2015
Location: Saskatoon, Sask. >> More Info

Fenestration Canada 2015 AGM

June 4-6, 2015
Location:: Fairmont Hotel, Vancouver, B.C. >> More Info