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FGIA Releases Updated Document Covering Methods of Test for Multi-bar Hinges in Windows

AAMA 904-21, Specification for Multi-Bar Hinges in Window Applications, an FGIA document, is now available for purchase. It was last updated in 2014.

Crystal Windows Executives Unveil Statue of Claire Shulman, Former Queens Borough President

Thomas Chen, founder and chairman of Queens-based national manufacturer Crystal Window & Door Systems, and Steve Chen, Crystal president, on Oct. 7 unveiled a six-foot bronze statue honoring former Queens Borough President the late Claire Shulman. 

Vinyl Sustainability Council Report Details Industry Progress on Sustainability

The report documents updates to the +Vantage Vinyl program, advancements in the three impact categories, and VSC's global collaboration efforts, as well as spotlighting the sustainability stories of 10 member companies that are demonstrating leadership in the industry by verifying to +Vantage Vinyl…

Jeld-Wen Recognized With Corporate Cultural Impact Award

"They have recognized how we have used compliance training and software to establish a consistent corporate culture for our 23,000 employees in 21 languages across the globe," according to a statement from Jeld-Wen.

Awake Window & Door Opens for Business

Awake was co-founded in late 2020 by Scott Gates, John Engelstad, Andrew Darr and Maria Gates with the dream to create a business focused on second chance employment for the formerly incarcerated. 

Roto North America Introduces New Zinc Die-Cast Machines

National Manufacturing Day 2021 coincides with the launch of Roto North America’s two new fully automated Frech Die-Cast machines. These machines were planned as investments for the 2021 calendar year and are now running with minimal maintenance required.

Paradigm Vendo Adds Bosch Power Tools Laser Measurement Compatibility

The integration of Bosch's Bluetooth-enabled laser measuring tools allows contractors to accurately measure construction features, such as doors, window openings and siding area, and automatically transfer the dimensions to Paradigm Vendo.

Windsor Eyes Expansion in Monroe, N.C.

Windsor Windows and Doors has proposed building a 500,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Monroe, North Carolina, where it currently operates a 200,000-square-foot factory with a staff of 330 workers.

PGTI Tackles Driving Shortage with In-house Certification Training

PGT Innovations celebrated its first class of graduates from its new Commercial Driver's License (CDL) driver certification training program.

Vitro Architectural Glass Updates Glass Education Center Website

Developed as an educational tool for the building products industry, the redesigned version of the site features a restructured homepage, re-organized content categories and an updated article tagging system