More articles by Casey Neeley

Safety Glass – Are We Where We Need to Be?

Julia Schimmelpenningh of Eastman Chemical Co. asked attendees at the IGMA Winter Meeting to consider whether safety glazing standards were still up to par.

Julia Schimmelpenningh of Eastman Chemical Co. presented “Safety Glass: Does it Make the Cut?” during a lunch seminar at the 2014 Winter Meeting for the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA), being held at the JW Marriott Union Square in San … Continue reading

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IGMA Winter Meeting Continues with Committee Updates

The San Francisco meeting has proved to be the most highly attended IGMA meeting so far, with a considerable increase in attendance compared to past conferences.

Meetings at the 2014 Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) 2014 Winter Meeting, held at the JW Marriott Union Square in San Francisco, continued today with technical services committee task groups as well as a technical update. The morning, which began … Continue reading

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IGMA Tours LBNL

As part of its winter meeting, taking place this week in San Francisco, yesterday the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) toured nearby Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories. Check out the slide show for a close look inside the facility.

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IGMA Opens with Hot Topics at Winter Meeting

For the first day of the conference, attendees gathered at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory for Emerging Technologies and Innovations committee meetings.

The 2014 Winter Meeting for the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) officially kicked off today with committee meetings at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. The conference is being held at the JW Marriott Union Square in San Francisco through Friday. … Continue reading

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A Snake in the Glass

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The beauty of Salt Lake City’s Public Safety Building may sneak up on you. Attribute it to the serpentine glass curtainwall used in the LEED-Platinum designed building’s construction. The brainchild of Salt Lake City-based GSBS Architects, the serpentine glass curtainwall … Continue reading

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Greenbuild Opens Today

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Today marks the start of the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Greenbuild show in Philadelphia. The show will run through Friday, with exhibit halls open through Thursday. Several exhibitors say they hope to provide green solutions to attendees at this … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Midwest™ Educates Attendees about Safety and Marketing Strategies

The final day of Glass Expo Midwest, held at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel in Schaumburg, Ill., started with morning seminars focused on a variety of subjects. Topics ranged from fire-rated glazing and social media marketing to bomb-blast mitigation and the … Continue reading

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McGraw Hill Executive Conference Shows Cautious Optimism for World of Construction

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In addition to hosting the presentation of the 2014 Dodge Outlook results, McGraw Hill Construction also had several speakers who discussed the state of the global market Friday in Washington, D.C. Though they each spoke about different segments, the speakers … Continue reading

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McGraw Hill Construction Predicts Moderate Growth in 2014

According to the recently released 2014 Dodge Construction Outlook report, presented by Robert Murray, McGraw Hill Construction’s vice president of economic affairs, Friday in Washington D.C., the construction industry will see modest gains in the coming year. Overall, Murray forecasts … Continue reading

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Printing to Glass; An Upcoming Trend?

For those involved with the commercial glazing industry, the diversity of options glass can offer comes as no surprise—it transcends industries. One of the industries seeing a trend toward glass is the specialty graphics and printing market, as noticed at … Continue reading

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