Posts Tagged ‘ AMD ’

Energy Star and SHEDS Focus of Recent Code Update

Oct 16th, 2012

There are various codes and standards that those in the door and window industry need to keep track of and Jessica Ferris, director of codes and standards for the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD), outlined these standards for those who attended the AMD Convention and trade show last week in Louisville. Emily Zachery, D & [...]

AMD Show Underway in Louisville

Oct 9th, 2012

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) 48th Annual Convention and Tradeshow is taking place this week in Louisville, Ky. The event will feature a number of seminars, networking opportunities and a trade show where exhibitors will feature some of their newest products for the door and window industry. Watch the video below to learn more. [...]

AMD 48th Annual Convention and Trade Show Set for October

Aug 14th, 2012

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The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) announced that its 48th Annual Convention and Trade Show will take place October 8-12, 2012 in Louisville, Ky. Show organizers say the event will feature two days of exhibits at the Kentucky International Convention Center with a focus on millwork products and services, one day of education sessions and [...]

AMD 100 Available for Public Comment

Jun 29th, 2012

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) announced that the AMD 100 standard is now available for public comment. Additional revisions have been made to the draft standard since the last public review comment period and AMD 100 Consensus Body ballot completed in March. This is the fourth public review and ballot period for the standard. [...]

Former AMD President Richard Herbert McGraw Passes Away

Feb 24th, 2012

Richard Herbert ‘Dick’ McGraw, who had previously served as CEO and president of Kimball & Russell Inc., passed away on February 13, 2012 at the age of 88. He had been an active member of the Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) for many years and in 1971 served as president of the National Sash & [...]

AMD to Host Spring Education Seminar and Plant Tour

Jan 23rd, 2012

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) is hosting its Spring Education Seminar and a tour of the Barnett Millworks plant, April 17-20 in Mobile, Ala. The workshop will take place at the Battle House Renaissance Hotel & Spa. According to information from AMD, the seminar program, titled “Strategically Aligned Sales Incentive Workshop,” is both timely [...]

Public Comment Period Open for Side-Hinged Exterior Door System Standard

Jun 24th, 2011

The Association of Millwork Distributors (AMD) has announced that the public comment period for its side-hinged exterior door system (SHEDS) standard is now open. The standard outlines a defined procedure for structurally rating a side-hinged exterior door system and substituting components in that rated system. It utilizes the ASTM E330 test method and also provides [...]

Housing Market Forecast: “Various Shades of Lousy”

Oct 12th, 2010

“If you’re in this room you get a gold star because that means you’ve survived [the housing downturn and recession].” Those were the words of Eric S. Belsky from Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, as he addressed members of the Association of Millwork Distributors yesterday during their annual convention taking place this week in Charlotte, N.C.