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May 9, 2019

NRC now offering free electronic access to codes

As of April 2019, the NRC is offering free access to the downloadable and electronic formats of the National Building Code, the National Fire Code, the National Plumbing Code, and the National Energy Code for Buildings, as well as the provincial codes published by the National Research Council of Canada (NRC).

AAMA releases 2018/2019 Industry Review and Forecast

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released the AAMA 2018/2019 U.S. Industry Statistical Review and Forecast.

Extreme windows: How Canadian manufacturers beat our toughest environments

Our window and door manufacturers and installers have always had to rise to the challenge of making fenestration for extreme environments in Canada. But in the past, just putting in a leaky product and cranking the heat was always an option.

Philibuster: Roadmap to a dead end?

I believe climate change driven by human activities is real and is well past the crisis point. The problem is, the solutions being discussed for the window industry will fail.

Eakes to present at FenCan Spring Conference

Jon Eakes, known to some as CBC's Mr. Chips in the late '70s, will present a nationwide window installation discussion at the FenCan AGM, following up on initial research done at the National Research Council from 2005 to 2013. » Read more...

Fenestration Canada Spring Conference

June 3, 2019
Location: Niagara-on-the-lake, Ont.
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GlassBuild America

September 17, 2019
Location: Atlanta, Ga.
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November 20-21, 2019
Location: Mississauga, Ont.
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