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May 22, 2015
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Prompt Payment Ontario meets

Thirty-four construction employers’ associations, benefit pension plan administrators, and unions were represented yesterday at a meeting of Prompt Payment Ontario (PPO) in Vaughan, making it the most well-attended meeting yet of the new organization. PPO aims to have provincial legislation passed mandating 30-day payment for completed construction work and the right to stop work in the event of non-payment. >> Read full article

Oil prices could have big impact

Decreased spending in Canada's oil and gas industry could potentially lead to the loss of as many as 185,000 jobs. In 2014, the oil and gas industry spent more than $125 billion on exploration, development and production activities in Canada, supporting more than 720,000 direct and indirect jobs. >> Read full article

New monomers may change the game

Silk screening without heat and laminating without an autoclave. Mind = Blown. According to Kousay Said, chief commercial officer for Sirrus Chemistry, the technology to do these things is in the early stages, however it exists and he is bringing it to a fabricator near you. >> Read full article

Bendheim wins Architizer A+ award

Bendheim’s Channel Glass Wall Systems have been named the Architizer A+ Jury Award Winner in the prestigious competition’s Building Products category. Bendheim’s Channel Glass was chosen from entries submitted by over 100 countries. A panel of over 300 renowned jurors, including architects, designers, cultural thought leaders and developers, deemed Bendheim’s glass systems the category winner and representative of the best in the world of architecture. >> Read full article

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Colin and Justin, hosts and designers on Cottage Life network’s Cabin Pressure, left the city life behind and ventured to Haliburton Highlands filming season two of their cottage renovation show. Featuring EVW windows, their project has since become a catalyst for our latest growing market segment: black windows and doors.

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Glass Canada website redesign

The Glass Canada website, glasscanadamag.com, has been completely redesigned with more modern look and mobile-friendly features. Pull out your phone and pay us a visit! Be sure to check out the digital versions of our top stories and the video archive. >> Learn More…

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 Event Calendar 
 

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