Volume 40, Issue 9 - September 2005


Returning Home:
Vitrum 2005 returns to Milan, offering the latest in glass processing equipment and machinery in a world-class city.

Point to Point:
Bill Coddington talks about point-supported glass developments and resources.

The Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina:
A look at the effects of Hurricane Katrina, and how we can expect the industry to change.

Lighter Days, Brighter Days:
Daylighting is a hot design trend.  Learn more about it here.

Shh... :
Read about the benefits of concealed door closers.

Door Hardware Product Spotlight:
Take a look as we focus on the latest offerings in door hardware.

Installation Tips:
Learn basic fundamentals of installing fully tempered glass entrances

Safe and Sound:
Codes and standards for builders hardware continue to evolve, with a focus on safety and security.



The Hyatt Hotel in New Orleans endured massive glass damage as a result of Hurricane Katrina.  Turn to page 52 for a special report on how the storm will affect the glass industry.

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