Volume 50, Issue 7 - July 2015


In with the New
Find the glass and glazing industry’s latest products, from tools and supplies, to machinery and equipment, and, of course, glass.

The (bec) X Factor
Building Enclosure Commissioning can mean
tighter, high-performing buildings; here’s what you
need to know.

Passing the Buck
Manufacturer warranties don’t include the cost of replacement labor in the discovery of a defect for an installed product. Yet more architects and general contractors are expecting this coverage. What’s a contract glazier to do?

Barge Across the Border
Like the U.S., the construction industry in Canada has seen steady growth since the start of the decade. Canada, however, has been subject to some unique developments—particularly in the glass and glazing industry—that set it apart.

Education Connection
The Canadian Glass Association hosted its annual meeting in June, providing opportunities for members to learn, grow and connect.

Issue @ Hand
GANA Perspectives
Best Practices
The Business
USGlass magazine’s 32nd Annual Guide to New Products and Services features products from companies such as PPG, Ergo Robotic Solutions, MyGlassTruck.com
and EDTM, among many others.
Turn to page 38 to read more.
Company News
Contract Glazing
Global Update
Financial Flash
Codes & Regulations
USG at 50
News Analysis: Katrina- 10 Years Later
News Analysis: Glass Restoration
News Analysis: Trends
Industry Outlook
Reviews & Previews

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