Volume 42, Issue 7 - July 2007


Steering Through the Storm
A look at how Hurricanes Katrina and Rita affected area glass business owners, how they pulled together, learned lessons and grew from their experiences.

Packing a Punch
Spotlighting some of the latest hurricane glazing products.

At Your Fingertips
A listing of companies supplying hurricane glazing materials.

Code Challenges
How have building codes changed in the past couple of years? We’re taking a look at the ten most affected states to bring you up to speed.

All in the Details
When it comes to project management, details are critical—just one of the many points covered this year during GANA’s Contract Glazing Educational Conference.

Find out what you missed at the 2007 Americas’ Glass Showcase™, held May 18-19 in Las Vegas.

Shanghai Green
Energy-efficient products are taking hold everywhere, including China, and green was a big trend at this year’s China Glass.



ON THE COVER: The Hibernia National Bank in Lake Charles, La., (now the Capital One Building) after it was struck by Hurricane Rita in 2005. Glass was supplied by Viracon. Photo by Mark Politz.

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