The upcoming Glass Expo Midwest will feature a trade show with a number of the industry’s newest products and services available from leading suppliers. The two-day architectural event will take place at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel in Chicago (Schaumburg), Ill., October 31–November 1.
Following is a list of exhibitors attendees can expect to see at the event:
ACM Panelworx Inc.
Aluminum composite panels.
Agalite Shower & Bath Enclosures
Agalite shower and bath enclosures.
AGC Glass Company North America
Architectural, residential, interior, fire-rated glass.
Alan and Associates Inc.
Window graphics, safety, sun control and graffiti films.
Alumax Bath Enclosures by Sapa
Bath enclosures and shower doors including framed, frameless, and heavy glass models.
Assa Abloy Entrance Systems
Automatic entrances and operators.
Bohle America Inc.
Glass tools and equipment.
C.R. Laurence Co. Inc.
C.R. Laurence and U.S. Aluminum offer an extensive, in-stock selection of entrances and storefronts, and a vast selection of architectural hardware systems, glazing supplies, tools and glass machinery.
Capitol Aluminum & Glass Corporation
Architectural and commercial aluminum windows, entrances, storefronts and curtainwalls.
Cline Aluminum Doors Inc.
Commercial aluminum and FRP doors and frames.
Crystal Window & Door Systems Ltd.
Manufacturer of energy-efficient, NFRC-certified vinyl windows and doors, AAMA-certified aluminum doors and windows for light-commercial and architectural projects.
Portable test equipment for glass, windows and window film.
F. Barkow Inc.
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First Choice Building Products Inc.
Drive-through serving window, ready access, quick serve, Horton Automatics.
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Glaziers Union Local #27
Glaziers Union Local #27 apprenticeship.
GTS Services LLC
Glass software (business management).
Guardian Industries produces a comprehensive portfolio of glass products and solutions including SunGuard advanced architectural glass, Guardian InGlass for interior glass design, and Guardian ClimaGuard residential glass innovations.
Ink Smith Inc./ELCO
Fasteners and sealants used in window, curtainwall and masonry applications.
J & S Machine Inc.
Metal and PVC bending equipment.
Commerical door hardware.
Mainstreet Computers Inc.
Complete business management software, including accounting for the glass industry. The company also builds and hosts custom websites.
Decorative films, custom print cut films and graphic design print services.
National Fenestration Rating Council
NFRC develops and administers energy-related rating and certification programs that serve the public by providing fair, accurate and credible information on fenestration performance.
Portalp USA Inc.
Quality Hardware Corp.
Aluminum door hardware.
Glass handling equipment.
Quest Software Inc.
Point-of-sale software for flat glass and auto glass.
SaftiFirst Fire Rated Glazing Solutions
USA-made fire rated glass and framing systems.
SCHOTT North America
SCHOTT Pyran® platinum fire-rated glass-ceramic.
Skyline Sky-Lites LLC
Factory-fabricated architectural and industrial skylights.
Southwall Insulating Glass
High-performance insulating glass.
St. Cloud Window
St. Cloud Window is a national leader in high-performance aluminum window, door and curtainwall products, crafted with precision, for the most demanding environments, including custom projects, historic replications, and acoustic applications.
Trulite Glass & Aluminum
Glass and aluminum systems.
Aluminum storefronts and entrances, curtainwall, windows and daylighting accessories.
USGlass Magazine/DWM Magazine
USGlass is the publication devoted exclusively to the architectural glass industry. Free subscriptions are available to those in the industry. DWM magazine serves the information and news needs of the entire door and window market.
Informational website and e-newsletter with current daily news, headlines, monthly video newscasts, digital editions and much more for the architectural glass industry.
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain features fire-rated and impact-resistant glass and framing systems. Product line-up includes (Contraflam, Contraflam Structure, Keralite, VDS). The company’s newest products, Contraflam Screen Integral blinds, Contraflam/Keralite hurricane impact and Ultimax bullet-resistant fire-rated glass, also will be on display.
Glass hand railings.
Weiss USA LLC
Adhesives and cleaners for the fenestration industry.
YKK AP America
Aluminum storefronts, curtainwalls and windows.
Glass Expo Midwest is co-sponsored by the Illinois Glazing Association, the Indiana, Ohio, Minnesota and Wisconsin Glass Associations, Detroit Glass Dealers Association, the Association of Glazing Contractors and USGlass, USGNN.com™ and Window Film magazines.
To learn more on how to become an exhibitor or find out more information about the event, visit usglassmag.com/gems or call 540/720-5584, ext. 115.