Volume 49, Issue 3
March 2014


The BIG List
Take a look and see which companies are growing, as USGlass brings you its annual rankings of the nation’s top contract glazing firms.

Bending glass without heat can provide a unique aesthetic, as well as numerous considerations.

The Cutting Edge
Contract glaziers and design engineers are turning to new technologies, such as BIM, to help manage the design and production of today’s increasingly complex glass products.

First-Year Fast Tracker
It’s been almost one year since Jim Waldron took the reigns as president of Wausau Window & Wall Systems. USGlass publisher Debra Levy sat down with him and spoke about his plans and visions for the company.

The New Black
As construction rebounds all projects, from low-rise to high-rise, can find opportunities in commercial windows.

Boom, Boom (East, West and Some Places in Between)
Which regions are busy and which are still on the mend? Glass companies around the nation give us their take on what to expect in 2014.

The Case for GANA
Having just attended GANA’s Annual Conference, Chuck Knickerbocker of Technical Glass Products encourages BEC members to step up and get involved—across all divisions.


The Issue @ Hand

GANA Perspectives

Best Practices


The Business


Contract Glazing

Company News

Mergers & Acquisitions

Distribution & Production

Financial Flash

Legislation & Legal

Hot Topics

News Analysis: Trends

Industry Outlook



Reviews & Preview


on the cover

Find out which companies made the list this year as we bring you our annual ranking of the nation’s top contract glaziers. Turn to page 38 to read the full article.

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