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Canadian Premium Sand to focus on solar glass

Canadian Premium Sand has announced its planned float glass plant near Seymourville, Man., will focus on solar glass production. The company announced its intention to build a float glass plant early this year, but faced a decision on whether to produce architectural glass or patterned solar glass. The announcement dashes near-term hopes for a return of architectural float glass production to Canada after an absence spanning more than a decade.

BIG READ: Vaccine policy advice from the Winnipeg Construction Association

Lawyers Lisa Stiver and Kristin Kersey presented a webinar on behalf of the Winnipeg Construction Association offering valuable advice on how employers in the construction industry should approach the issue of COVID vaccination in their workplace and on jobsites. Here are some highlight points.

NGA releases new bird-friendly technical design guide

The National Glass Association (NGA) is pleased to announce the addition of a new technical product category to its publication library. The new Design Guide is intended to fill a targeted need for more in-depth guidance and recommendations related to design and installation best practices for the glazing and glass products industry.

Canadian SMBs struggling to meet pandemic-era worker demands

Sage has partnered with the Angus Reid Group for a newly commissioned report, Forward Together: Building a Resilient Future. The report uncovers new insights into the current hiring challenges among Canadian businesses, and how they are moving forward in 2022.
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GlassTalk Episode #28: Where’s My Stuff?

We know the pandemic has done SOMETHING to our supply chains. But what? Michael Gabert and the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors are tasked with understanding the prices and availability of all manner of construction supplies and generating accurate estimates and forecasts for their clients. So he was the perfect person to have on the podcast to explain why it’s so hard to get the things we need for our jobsites and plants. Michael discusses how negative effects from the pandemic snowball as they roll down the supply chain, starting at mines and ships and ending up as big delays on our loading docks. We get into inflation, interest rates, aluminum futures shipping containers and the outlook for our globalized trading system. » Listen now...
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Commercial Glazing Systems, is an innovative fabricator and installer of custom, precision aluminum storefront and curtain wall systems in the greater Vancouver area. We are investing in technology, equipment and in our team and require an experienced Fabricator to lead our shop, solve challenges and continually improve processes. » Learn more...

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