IGMA Early-Bird Registration Rates End Today

Jun 27th, 2014

Early-bird Registration for the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) Summer Technical Conference end today. The conference will be held August 5-8 at the Hilton Quebec in historic Quebec City. The event will feature several working meetings of the various IGMA Committees, as well as informative lunch presentations, valuable networking sessions and more. Registration is available […]

Fenestration Canada Meeting a Success; Plans for Win-door Underway

Jun 20th, 2014

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When Fenestration Canada held its Annual General Meeting last week in Winnipeg, the highlight may have been the fabricators roundtable, where door and window companies were able to discuss and exchange ideas regarding a variety of issues. But the association also tackled some other important business, such as how to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of […]

Freeman Addresses Product Transparency Declarations during the AAMA Summer Conference

Jun 9th, 2014

William Freeman, technical consultant to the Resilient Floor Covering Institute (RFCI), discussed the institutes alternative to Health Product Declarations (HPDs), during the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Summer Conference held June 1-4, in Indianapolis. Freeman explained why RFCI created Product Transparency Declarations (PTDs) and how they differ from HPDs.

Northeast Window & Door Association Holds Summer Meeting in Atlantic City, N.J.

Jun 9th, 2014

The Northeast Window & Door Association (NWDA) hosted its membership Summer Conference June 2-3 at Caesars Resort and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J. The conference featured a number of speakers, including Joe Reed of Architectural Testing, who discussed the complexity facing manufacturers as they navigate multiple states using multiple building codes and possible overlapping performance […]

Mike Wilson to Speak at WDMA Annual Technical Conference

Jun 3rd, 2014

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced that Mike Wilson, environmental protection specialist for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics &and EPA’s Lead Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Program, has been added to the speaker line-up for the association’s upcoming Annual Technical Conference, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pa., […]

WDMA Annual Technical Conference Adds Jeff Baker to Speaker List

May 30th, 2014

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced that Jeff Baker, M.A.Sc., P.Eng., has been added to the speaker line-up for the association’s upcoming Annual Technical Conference, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pa., at the Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel from Tuesday, June 17, to Thursday, June 19, 2014. According to a statement, Baker will discuss, “Where […]

Fenestration Canada Posts Details Surrounding Annual Meeting

May 30th, 2014

Fenestration Canada will host its Annual General Meeting and Conference at the Fort Garry Hotel, Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Saturday, June 12-14, 2014. On Thursday, June 12, Fenestration Canada will be introducing a round table session for fabricators. The objective is to obtain further input from fabricators on the issue of NAFS compliance and implementation challenges as well […]

WDMA Announces Two New Speakers for Annual Technical Conference

May 20th, 2014

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced two new speakers and sessions for its Annual Technical Conference, to be held in Pittsburgh, Pa., at the Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel from Tuesday, June 17, to Thursday, June 19, 2014. One of the new sessions, “Understanding ASCE 7-10 Wind Design for Building Code Compliance & Using the […]

Dan Johnson to Speak at WDMA Annual Technical Conference

May 13th, 2014

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced Dan Johnson, director of regional operations of the St. Paul, Minn., laboratory of Architectural Testing, Inc. (ATI)/Intertek, as a speaker at its annual technical conference. Johnson has more than 20 years of experience in fenestration testing and has provided testing and consultation services for product evaluation including […]

Speakers Announced for NWDA Summer Meeting

May 12th, 2014

The Northeast Window and Door Association (NWDA) announced the final speaker agenda for its summer meeting to be held at Caesars in Atlantic City, N.J. June 2-3. The lineup of six industry experts will be addressing critical fenestration manufacturing issues including future forecasts, logistics, codes, websites, field testing, contracts, collections and legal best practices.  The […]