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June 13, 2019
Glassopolis - BB1

Glaston announces changes to executive management group

Glaston and Burghard Schneider have together agreed that Mr Schneider will leave the Group on May 27, 2019. Burghard Schneider has been responsible for the Bystronic glass business since 2014 and member of Glaston Group's Executive Management Group (EMG) as of 1 April 2019.

Over 700 participants registered for GPD Finland

Glass Performance Days (GPD) 2019 promises to be an event that will make history! With over 700 registered participants, the conference, exhibition and workshops in Tampere, Finland, from June 25–28 are breaking records this year with 242 presentations offered by a world-class lineup of 220 speakers.

GED acquires Elite Manufacturing Solutions

GED Integrated Solutions has acquired Elite Manufacturing Solutions. With this acquisition, GED adds machining capacity, manufacturing engineering support and operations leadership expertise.

AAMA releases updated standard for liquid applied flashing for exterior wall openings

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released an updated specification establishing minimum performance requirements for liquid-applied flashing used to provide water-resistive seals around exterior wall openings in buildings that includes fenestration products, such as windows and doors, as well as other through-wall penetrations.
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Johnson elected IGCC president

The Insulating Glass Certification Council (IGCC) recently completed their 2019 annual meeting in Tampa Florida. In recognition of his many years of dedicated service to the organization, Public Interest Board member Mr. Dennis Johnson of Raths, Raths & Johnson, Inc. Willowbrook, IL was elected President of the organization. » Learn More
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GlassBuild America

Sept. 17 – 19
Location: Atlanta, Ga.
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FenBC Industry Conference

October 23
Location: Surrey, B.C.
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IG Fabricator Workshop

November 12-14
Location: Plano, Texas
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