Door & Window Manufacturer Magazine

Search headlines for keywords:

DWM News Archive 2006

December 21, 2006
- Atrium Companies Announces North Texas Facility Consolidation
- Get Jordan, Knauff and Company's Update on the Door and Window Industry
- WDMA Appoints John M. Prentice to Help "Build the Brand"
- Great Lakes Window® Adopts Operational Excellence Initiative
- Industrial Sales Corp. Hires Tom Miner

December 14, 2006
- Andersen Corp. is Latest Company to Announce Layoffs
- Kevin E. Gray Named Rubber Industry Executive of the Year
- ICC Moves to Only LEED Building in Washington D.C
- Truth Hardware Joins Forces with FeneRep
- Rosalie Rowe Joins AWFS® as Vice President of Operations

December 7, 2006
- Andersen Corp. to Lay-off 440 Workers
- New High-Efficiency Window Prototype Result of DOE Partnership
- NAHB Reports Remodeling Market Strengthened in Third Quarter
- National Adhesives Unveils New Bondmaster® for Insulation Applications

November 30, 2006
- Ken Silverman to Leave Silver Line Building Products Corp.; Randy Iles Named President and CEO
- Cardinal IG President Appointed to WDMA Board
- THERMA-TRU Named Lowe's Supplier of the Year
- Entries Sought for Aluminum Extrusion Student Design Competition
- Hickory Hardware Helps Habitat for Humanity

November 22, 2006
- Deceuninck to Consolidate North American Extrusion Production Plants
- Win-door Attendance Was Up This Year
- LCS Precision Molding and FeneRep Join Forces

November 16, 2006
- Jordan, Knauff and Company Gives Fall 2006 Window and Door Update
- CSI Announces New Professional Education Program
- Builders FirstSource Moves Into Alabama by Acquisition
- Research Shows Interior Doors Add to Perception of Home
- Tippie Award Recognizes Pella Leadership Team

November 9, 2006
- NFRC Gets to Work at Fall Meeting
- CMI to Open New Door-Manufacturing Plant in Texas
- Bystronic-glass Inc. Appoints New Operations Manager
- Therma-Tru® Doors Selected as Provider for Pulte Homes
- Great Lakes Window® Names Tim Finke Regional Sales Manager
- TDCI Partners with Scene7®

November 2, 2006
- WDMA Looks at Industry Challenges at Fall Meeting
- Rich Walker Promoted to President and CEO of AAMA
- Windsor Expands Product Line and Automates Production
- Date Announced for Fall 2006 Window & Door Industry Update
- Your Vote Needed to Determine This Year's Winner of the DWM//USGlass Magazine Staff Costume Contest

October 27, 2006
- ANSI Approves WDMA's Revised Standard for Flush Doors
- Discussions Continue on California Formaldehyde ATCM
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Co. Named Sole Converter for 3M's VHB Tape
- The National Association of Realtors Reports Housing Market is Stabilizing
- Huttig Completes New $160 Million Credit Facility
- Housing Starts Rise
- Windsor Donates Windows to Make a Difference
- National Woodworks Selects BuyDesign® from TDCI
- AWFS® Fair Receives Tradeshow Week's Fastest 50 Award

October 19, 2006
- AAMA Makes Progress at its Fall Meeting This Week
- Hurd Windows to Cut 103 Employees
- First Rating System to Certify Fenestration Products for Blast Hazard Mitigation Is Introduced by AAMA
- Therma-Tru Doors Selects BuyDesign from TDCI Inc.

October 12, 2006
- Truseal Technologies Co-Locates with Besten Equipment
- Bystronic Previews its Presentations at glasstec 2006
- New Thinking Creates Lineal Optimization Savings

October 6, 2006
- FMA Fall Conference is Underway
- Jon P. Vrabely Named Huttig Building Products President and CEO
- Win-door North America 2006 Approaches
- Edgetech I.G. Earns Two G06 Awards
- NFRC Considering IG Certification; To Hold Open Forum on Proposal
- NWDA Gives the 411 on Energy Star®
- Rohm and Haas Scientists Win Heroes of Chemistry Award
- Bystronic-glass Easy-Lift Glass Handling Systems is Safe and Efficient

September 28, 2006
- ICC Code Hearing Updates
- PGT Industries Begins N.C. Operation
- Tremco to Distribute Q'SO Instalam™ Reactive Back Bedding Technology
- Bilco Announces Plans for New Ohio Facility
- Georgia Gulf and Royal Group Report Progress
- DWM Laptop Winner Announced

September 22, 2006
- Door and Window Manufacturers Benefit from GlassBuild Experience
- Solutia Inc. and NuAir Windows and Doors Join Forces
- Georgia Gulf and Royal Group Announce Completion of All Regulatory Filings
- Northern Building Products Awarded Large Window Job in Co-Op City
- Crystal Windows Offers Installation Masters™ Certification Courses

September 14, 2006
- Mikron Announces New President
- Cytec to Demonstrate New UVEKOL® A Glass Laminating System
- Truth Hardware Appoints New Territory Account Manager
- Kolbe Offers Online: "Impact Design" Course
- New Solar to Electricity Glass Windows
- Therma-Tru Saves Ugly Doors
- Thermal Windows Reports on Progress of New Facility
- BWI Now Delivering Masonite® Exterior Doors with ENERGY STAR® Designation
- "Housing Solutions Summit" Set for September 29th and 30th

September 7, 2006
- WDMA Names New President
- J.D. Power and Associates and McGraw-Hill Construction Reports: Marvin Windows and Doors and Simonton Windows Rank High in Satisfaction
- Jordan, Knauff & Co. Announces 2006 Window & Door Industry Benchmark Survey
- Edgetech Offers Glass Protection
- Win-door North America 2006 Approaches

August 31, 2006
- Lessons Learned from Katrina: How to Prepare for the Unexpected
- Royal Mouldings Expands Tennessee Facility
- Technoform Finalizes Agreement with FeneRep to Sell I-Spacer™
- Randy Iles Joins Silver Line Building Products
- 14th Annual Homag Convention is This Month
- Truseal to Give Away Two-Year Car Lease at GlassBuild

August 24, 2006
- Hurricanes are the Focus at AAMA Southeast Region Fall Meeting
- California Wood Industry Coalition Action Results in CARB Rulemaking Delay
- TDCI Expands BuyDesign® Sales and Configuration Software Solution
- Lauren International Collects Award for Web Portal Development

August 17, 2006
- Burke and Linkletter to Keynote WDMA 2006 Fall Conference
- Frank Lowe Rubber and Gasket Names New Representative
- AEC to Conduct Class Covering Basics of Aluminum Extrusion Process
- NWDA to Hold Its Fall Educational Workshop
- PPG Introduces SOLARBAN® 70XL Glass to Residential Market
- The USGBC LEED for Homes Pilot Program Awards LivingHomes the First-Ever Platinum Rating in Residential Sustainable Design
- Simplex Announces that Anhui GuoFeng is Now an AAMA-Certified PVC Extrusion Licensee

August 10, 2006
- ASHRAE Joins Former President Clinton in Climate Initiative
- Edgetech Celebrates One Billion Feet of Super Spacer®
- AAMA Updates Voluntary Specifications for Fiber-Reinforced Thermoset Profiles
- PPI Awarded First Amesbury Group Lean Enterprise Award
- Stiles Integrates Intelligent Automation Solutions
- Minnesota Passes NOR Law
- JoTiKa Seeks U.S. Agent for Add-Ons to GED WinIG Software
- Contact Lumber Achieves ISO 9001 Compliance for Quality Standards
- Weather Shield is Showcased in Southern Living's 2006 Idea House

August 3, 2006
- IGMA Summer Meeting Wraps Up in Toronto
- Simplex Becomes an AAMA-Certified PVC Extrusion Licensee
- 2006 Win-door Show Aims to "Bring Knowledge to the Industry"
- Ontario Window Company Showcased in U.S. Model Energy Home
- AFG Glass Names Operations Manager for Carbondale, Pa., Laminating Plant
- $50,000 Grant Helps BSI-Balance Systems Expand in N.C.
- Gorell Partners with International Hurricane Protection Association

July 26, 2006
- NFRC Summer Meeting Starts in Minneapolis
- TDCI Launches BuyDesign® OnDemand Quoting Solution for Small and Midsize Door and Window Manufacturers
- AAMA, FMA Schedules Joint Meeting
- Solutia Inc. Creates New Safe & Secure Award Category for 2007 AURORA Awards
- Window Veteran Greg Irving named Vice President/General Manager for Great Lakes Window®
- glasstec 2006 Program for "Glass Technology Live" Set

July 20, 2006
- Florida Building Commission Meets, Looks at Multitude of Issues
- Housing Starts Drop 5.3 Percent in June
- Windows of opportunity
- Manufacturer seeks ugliest windows
- James Burke Scheduled as WDMA's 2006 Fall Conference Keynote Speaker
- FMA Fall Conference Information Now Online

July 13, 2006
- Uni-form Engineering Announces Relationship with Edgetech I.G. Inc.
- AAMA Awards Six Scholarships for 2006
- Milltech Inc. Receives SHARP Award
- WDMA Prompts Document Changes
- John Lewis Named Technical Director for AAMA

July 7, 2006
- AAMA Task Group to Develop Standards for Window Performance Under Hurricane Conditions: Seeks Input from Industry
- Insulated Glass Performance Ratings Addressed by Latest AAMA Guideline
- GED's Twin-Station Corner Cleaner Cuts Cycle Times
- WDMA Assists International Code Council® Foundation
- Truth Hardware Reveals New Look
- In Minutes, Homeowners Can Now Design Their Own Doors Online
- DWM Magazine to Say "Thank You" to Lucky Visitor at GlassBuild America 2006

June 30, 2006
- Truth Hardware Conveys Fresh Approach with New Logo
- FMA Issues Newsletter, Discusses Recent Study Results
- Cardinal Glass Introduces High Performance LoE Glass
- ICC Announces First Jurisdictions Adopting 2006 I-Codes
- Technoform Rolls Out I-Spacer™ in North America
- Edgetech I.G. Inc. Names Erika Harris Marketing Services Graphic Designer
- Northeast Building Products Names New Operations Manager

June 22, 2006
- Florida Building Commission Meets, Hears Results of Applied Research Associates Study
- Ohio Governor Names Edgetech "Exporter of the Year"
- Silver Line® Windows Honored by Ohio Governor
- Professionals Can Now Earn Six Sigma Black Belts Online
- ABC Window Appoints Bob Raichle as New VP of Operations
- Calibre Door Closers Opens in California

June 15, 2006
- MI Windows Plans to Acquire CertainTeed Facility
- Guardian Announces Hurd to Offer ClimaGuard SPF™ on ComfortGlaze™ Line
- AAMA Updates Several Documents
- U.S. Survey Estimates Number of Green Home Builders to Increase by 30% in 2006
- Heated Glass Has a New Name: Thermique Technologies LLC
- CertainTeed to Implement BuyDesign® from TDCI
- Huttig to Donate All Doors for Habitat for Humanity St. Louis Project
- AWFS® Vegas Makes Tradeshow Week's Top 50

June 8, 2006
- AAMA 506-06 Addresses Hurricane Impact Testing
- NFRC Announces Staffing Changes
- Guardian Industries Announces Relationship With Hurd Windows & Doors Inc.
- Florida Building Code Commission Work Groups Meet, Tackle Variety of Topics
- Truseal Redesigns Logo as Part of Corporate Branding Initiative
- Window and Door Industry Webinar Now Available
- Huttig and HB&G Announce National Distribution Agreement
- Arkema Forms Industrial Partnership with Chinese Glass Manufacturer Qinhuangdao Yaohua

June 1, 2006
- AAMA Issues Simplified Reference Guide for Rigid PVC Profile Certification
- TRACO to Build New Facility in Georgia
- Housing Starts Dip 7.4 Percent in April
- IWF 2006 Partners with the Woodworking Channel

May 25, 2006
- Andersen Corp. to Purchase Silver Line Building Products
- Ultrafab Purchases Designer Glass International
- Solutia Inc. Files Plan of Reorganization and Disclosure Statement
- SEEA to Hold Program Development Meeting
- Sika Expands to Increase Production Capacity for Polyurethane Adhesive
- Fenetech Adds Staff and Launches New Division
- Florida Building Code Commission Meets Again, Continues Look at Wind Borne Debris Study, Other Topics

May 18, 2006
- VEKA Goes South
- Kitterman Appointed New President of AFG Industries
- Primary Manufacturers Announce June 5 Price Increase
- Edgetech Names PRYSM Marketing as Northeast Representative
- Silver Line® Windows Earns Three Pinnacle Awards
- Win-Door North America Ranked #40 Among Canadian Top 50 Tradeshows
- Workshops on Selling ENERGY STAR Windows to be Held in Kentucky

May 11, 2006
- Urban Machinery Expanding and Relocating U.S. Operations
- Mississippi Governor Signs Building Code Legislation into Law
- Florida Windows Workshop to Prepare Professionals for Energy Code Transition
- Simonton Windows® Breaks Ground for Addition to Georgia Facility
- Dow Chemicals, DuPont Top Glass-Related Companies on Fortune 500 List of Largest U.S. Corp.
- Atrium Expands Deployment of BuyDesign® Software

May 4, 2006
- Intertek Launches Certification Program for Tornado Resistant Products
- Cardinal Glass Industries Announces Organizational Changes
- PPG To Purchase Chinese Architectural Coatings Business
- Edgetech UK Energy Efficiency Seminar Sells Out in Record Time
- IWF 2006 Poised to be Biggest Fair Yet
- Engineered Glass Products Debuts Line of Heated Architectural Windows
- New Line of Vinyl Casement Windows from American Weather Seal
- Loewen VP Segal Named One of Canada's Top 40 Under 40™
- LAMATEK Promotes Kobelka to Sales Manager

April 27, 2006
- New Building Code Legislation to Keep Mississippi Safer During Upcoming Hurricane Season
- BFRich Windows & Doors, Helping Others Promote Energy Star™
- America's Ugliest Doors Found in New York, North Carolina
- 2006 National Hardware Show® in Last Vegas Selling Out Quickly
- Kimley Joins ADCO Products
- GE Plastics Intensifies Efforts to Leap-Frog Creation of Next-Gen Applications

April 20, 2006
- Webinar Examines Door and Window Industry
- New-Home Construction Cools to More Sustainable Pace
- Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Names Kragenbring Group as Representative
- Sash Systems Introduces Automated Glazier
- Allwood Offers Laminating Systems for Door Production

April 13, 2006
- IGMA Announces Office Relocation, New Management
- JELD-WEN Introduces Builder Clad-Wood Windows
- L.B. Plastics Donates Windows to Hospice House
- TDCI Creates Two New Positions

April 7, 2006
- GED Integrated Solutions Doubles Headquarters Facility with Addition of Customer Service Center
- Weather Shield Cited for OSHA Violations
- Gorell Receives ENERGY STAR "Sustained Excellence Award"
- Plastic-framed window sales still declining in Germany

March 30, 2006
- Date Announced for Door and Window Industry Update Webinar
- Edgetech Wins Innovation Prize for Super Spacer® TriSeal™
- Key Communications Inc. Promotes Two
- Milgard Offers New Energy Efficient Mastri Line For Midwest, East Coast

March 23, 2006
- Housing Starts Show Signs of Cooling in February
- Edgetech Names Tim Ashcraft Project Engineer
- Intek Plastics Awarded ISO Certification
- DWM Online Archives Shift to Payment-Based Subscription

March 16, 2006
- Steve Chen to Head Crystal Windows Operations
- Edgenet and Big Hammer Merge
- PLV Systems Provides Service for Auditing Material Quality
- Edgetech's Reichert to Present Seminar at Glass Processing Days China
- PGT Inc. files for $150 million IPO
- Northeast Building Products Announces Two Hires
- New materials making homes more hurricane-safe

March 9, 2006
- Lupus Capital to Acquire Schlegel Building Products
- Solutia Completes Buy Out of Mexican Joint Venture Partner
- ENERGY STAR™ Windows Could Make Federal Tax Credits Easy
- NFRC Seeks Industry Cooperation on Non-Residential Activities; GANA and IGMA Accept Offer
- Fenestration Manufacturers Association Elects New Officers
- Silver Line® Windows Promotes Kathy Bloch
- Bystronic's Claus Rieger to Address Glass Fabrication 2006 Attendees

March 2, 2006
- AAMA Concludes its Annual Meeting
- NSG and Pilkington Boards Reach Acquisition Agreement
- NSC Declares Window Safety Week
- Tecton Introduces Fiberglass Entry Door
- Duguay Joins INEX Spacer as Distribution Sales Manager

February 24, 2006
- Florida Building Commission Holds Windborne Debris Region Workshop II
- Ply Gem Industries to Purchase Alenco
- Formation of VEKA Canada Announced
- Pilkington North America Announces Building Products Appointments
- American Weather Seal Breaks Ground on New Plant
- Window industries' growing panes
- TruSeal Technologies Inc. Launches Redesigned Web Site
- Mispagel Appointed Bystronic Western Regional Sales Manager
- Pella(R) Designer Series(R) Windows Reduce Indoor Airborne Allergens

February 15, 2006
- Fortune Brands Inc. Acquires SBR Inc.
- 2005 Designated Record Year for Housing Production
- Carlson Systems Engineering Announces New Machinery Division

February 9, 2006
- Alan J. Campbell, Former WDMA President, Dies
- Great Lakes Window® Welcomes New President
- Winkhaus Trim Sets Feature New PVD Finishes

February 2, 2006
- Graco Finalizes Merger with Liquid Control Corp.
- Super Spacer® Helps Secure United Kingdom's First 'A' Rated Windows
- JRT Sales Represents FeneVision®
- Vinyl Window Designs Ltd. Supports Industry Training Conference

January 26, 2006
- PPG Glass Segment Posts $1 Million Fourth Quarter Loss
- Crystal Extrusion Systems' New Powder Coat Line Now Fully Operational
- Mikron Offers SuperCapSR Vinyl Color Technology
- Stained-glass window, door firm grows
- Industry Member Questions NFRC Board Election Decision

January 19, 2006
- Endura Products Acquires FrameSaver
- Intek Plastics Announces New President and CEO
- Going to great panes to dress up windows
- Crystal Clear Window Works Launches Franchise Opportunities

January 12, 2006
- Technoform to Open First North American Production Facility
- Andersen Introduces High Performance(TM) Low-E4(TM) Glass
- AquaSurTech Appoints Sales Representative
- DWM Publisher Honored for Work with Magazine

January 5, 2006
- AAMA's Technical Director Retires
- Intra Product Development and Bystronic Join Forces
- IWF is Gearing Up for Show
- AAMA Seeks Entries for 2006 Scholarship


DWM™ is a registered trademark of Key Communications Inc.
Publisher does not accept responsibility for statements or claims made by advertising placed on this website.
Signed articles represent the opinions of the writer and not necessarily those of the publisher.
All information published on this website is believed to be accurate.
No responsibility is assumed for losses incurred due to errors in text and/or graphic content.
Environmental Policy

Copyright 2016 Key Communications Inc. All rights reserved.
540-720-5584 | 540-720-5687 (FAX)
No reproduction of any type without expressed written permission.
© 2016 DWM Magazine