Volume 44, Issue 8 - August 2009


Is BIM Still BIG?
Building information modeling (BIM) made a splash last year as the top construction trend to watch. Now USGlass has the update from BIM users to find what they’ve learned in the year since this tech tool’s debut.

The Best of the Web

The Annual Glass Industry Website Contest returns for its second year, with all new categories and all new tips for creating an impressive web presence—and an all new list of winning websites.

Facebook and Twitter – and Glass? Oh My …

You can’t afford not to have a web presence anymore—and today there are more options than ever when it comes to putting your company online. See how the glass industry is using the latest social media platforms.

A Glass Journey
In June some of the industry’s biggest names gathered at Glass Performance Days to discuss everything glass—from its design to fabrication to installed performance. Learn what trends will be coming your way.

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Special Sections

The Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
Owner: City of Newark
Architect: Morris Adjmi Architects & HOK Sport+Venue+Event
Glass: PPG’s Solarban 60
Fabricator: JE Berkowitz
Glazing Contractor: Josloff Glass
Photo courtesy of PPG Industries. Photo by Tom Kessler.

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