Posts Tagged ‘ Quanex Building Products ’

Quanex Building Products Sponsors Fenestration Day™

Oct 15th, 2013

Quanex Building Products has signed on as a sponsor for the fourth annual Fenestration Day™, sponsored by DWM magazine. The event will take place October 31, 2013, in Schaumburg, Ill., a suburb of Chicago. Fenestration Day brings together door and window manufacturers and dealers for joint educational sessions as well as individual sessions tailored to [...]

CEOs Say Growth is Happening

Sep 17th, 2013

Two CEOs took the time to talk to DWM editor Tara Taffera last week during the GlassBuild America show. Both say their companies are experiencing growth—a sentiment also echoed by others through last week’s event. First up was Bill Griffiths, Quanex CEO, to whom we first spoke back in July, just two weeks into his [...]

Portman Visits Quanex in Cambridge

Aug 23rd, 2013

Sen. Rob Portman recently toured Quanex and met many of its employees. From left, James McDougall, team leader, Quanex Building Products; George Wilson, general manager, Quanex Building Products – IG Systems; Se. Rob Portman

On Wednesday, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) visited Quanex in Cambridge, Ohio. Last year, Quanex chose Cambridge as a central hub for its warm-edge spacer system production, which ships worldwide. “Quanex is excited to host a U.S. Senator who is helping lead the push for energy efficiency at a national level,” says Ric Jackson, director [...]

Quanex Bringin’ Inventing Back

Aug 14th, 2013

Quanex Building Products is bringing its Innovation Zone to the upcoming Atlanta trade show. The company will feature its four new edge-seal products that are a result of the company’s collaboration with Bostik: the Edgetherm 3500 single-part butyl rubber-based sealant, Edgetherm 3400 hot-applied desiccant, Edgetherm 3100 and 3000 one-component hot-melt butyl sealants. These products will [...]

Quanex to Share Latest IG Insights at IGMA Meeting

Jul 31st, 2013

In an effort to educate door and window manufacturers about potential root causes of seal failures, Quanex Building Products’ Mike Burk, a product sales specialist with IG systems, will present during the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) summer technical meetings to be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia from August 7-10. “We want to share our [...]

Quanex Building Products Appoints New Corporate Officers

Jun 21st, 2013

Quanex Building Products has appointed Dewayne Williams and Martin P. Ketelaar as corporate officers. Williams was appointed vice president and corporate controller, effective July 1. He will be responsible for all internal and external financial accounting and reporting functions at Quanex. He previously served as vice president, corporate controller, chief accounting officer and assistant treasurer [...]

Quanex Building Products to Exhibit at 24th China Glass Expo

May 8th, 2013

Quanex Building Products will exhibit at the 24th China Glass Expo (China Glass Expo 2013), organized by the Chinese Ceramic Society (CCS), taking place at the China International Exhibition Center (CIEC) later this month. “We are excited to continue to establish partnerships in the Chinese fenestration market,” says Ramsey Bader, director of international sales and [...]

Quanex Announces New Distributor Partnership

May 3rd, 2013


Quanex Building Products has announced that FNT Aluminyum, based in Istanbul, will now be distributing its products in Turkey. Company officials say the two companies became acquainted during the recent Glass Expo Istanbul 2013. “Turkey is the central hub for insulating glass and window and door fabrication systems in Europe, Middle East and Central Asia,” [...]

Jackson Speaks at AAMA Conference

Apr 4th, 2013

Ric Jackson, director of external affairs and government relations for Houston-based Quanex Building Products, spoke yesterday at the 2013 American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Southeast Region Spring Meeting in Orlando. Jackson’s presentation, titled “Trends Impacting the Fenestration Market- Energy Star v6, Most Efficient Recognition Program and DOE Building Technologies Programs,” addressed the challenges currently facing [...]

Quanex Building Products Wins Construction Marketing STAR Award

Dec 4th, 2012

Quanex Building Products Corp. was recently recognized by the Construction Marketing Association’s (CMA) annual STAR Awards for excellence in marketing. Quanex is the recipient of the 2012 Star Award for Trade Show Exhibit Promotion for efforts surrounding its attendance at last year’s GlassBuild America Expo. The CMA Star Awards recognize excellence in 16 marketing categories [...]