Posts Tagged ‘ DWM magazine ’

Scott Gates Named New Western Window Systems COO

Sep 26th, 2014

*+-Western Window Systems, a Phoenix, Ariz.-based designer and manufacturer of custom door and window systems, announced the promotion of Scott Gates to chief operating officer. Gates was previously the company’s vice president and general manager and has been with the company since 2010. In his new role, Gates will continue to be responsible for the […]

Alside Opens Doors of New Supply Center

Sep 25th, 2014

*+-Alside has opened a new location in Fort Wayne, Ind. The 16,120 square-foot supply center opened Sept. 2, and will bring a wide array of exterior building products to local contractors, remodelers and builders, as well as adding jobs to the local market, the company says. “We are very excited about expanding into Fort Wayne […]

JobFLEX Announces First Expansion with New Headquarters

Sep 25th, 2014

*+-JobFLEX has announced its first expansion with the opening of its new headquarters in Rockford, Mich. The company says the expansion is necessary because it has had to add new staff to keep up with the growth of their product and customer base. Additionally, the Mich.-based tech start-up has debuted its national Partner Program to […]

New-Home Reach Highest Level Since 2008

Sep 25th, 2014

*+-Sales of newly-built, single-family homes increased 18 percent in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 504,000 units in August, the highest level in six years, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. “This robust level of new-home sales activity is a […]

Fenzi President Dino Fenzi Passes Away

Sep 23rd, 2014

*+-Dr. Dino Fenzi, Fenzi Group’s president, president of Vitrum and honorary president of the Italian Association of Glass-Processing Machinery and Accessory Suppliers (GIMAV), passed away Monday. “Our Association has lost one of its founding members, but above all a great friend, who for over 30 years has dedicated his time and efforts to the growth of […]

MPG For Windows

Sep 23rd, 2014

*+-Since the 1970s our Government has required car manufacturers to glue MPG stickers on every new car sold in the United States. They’re there to help us choose more fuel efficient vehicles that save us money on gas – or at least show a car buyer that one car will go further on a dollar […]

PGT Finalizes CGI Windows and Doors Acquisition

Sep 23rd, 2014

*+-PGT, Inc. will expand its reach into the impact-resistant fenestration industry with its completed acquisition of CGI Windows and Doors Holdings, Inc (CGI). The transaction, valued at approximately $111 million, is consistent with PGT’s plan to grow strategically while contributing to earnings growth through targeted acquisitions of complementary specialty products. “Today we welcome the entire […]

RavenBrick Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony with Denver Mayor

Sep 22nd, 2014

*+-Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock joined Alex Burney, CEO of RavenBrick, Tuesday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the company’s headquarters in Denver. The ceremony marked the unveiling of the new automated line for mass production of RavenWindow. According to the company, the launch of the automated line signals “an evolution in energy efficient windows, the […]

LAMATEK to host Open House on Manufacturing Day

Sep 22nd, 2014

*+-LAMATEK will open its doors to students, government officials, families, and members of the community and surrounding areas to tour its manufacturing company located in West Deptford, N.J. The goal of Manufacturing Day is to showcase some of the rewarding, highly skilled jobs for those who may be interested in pursuing a career in the […]

RDH Group Launches Blog “NAFS in Canada”

Sep 19th, 2014

*+-The RDH Group started a new blog dedicated to the application of the North American Fenestration Standard (NAFS) in Canada. The blog is intended for Canadian architects, engineers and building officials. NAFS will address issues of interest to manufacturers of windows, doors and skylights in both Canada and the United States. The NAFS changes how […]