Posts Tagged ‘ GreenBuild ’

December Newscast: Blooperama!

Dec 15th, 2015

DWM’s December newscast covers the recent Greenbuild conference in Washington, D.C., but stick around for our annual blooper reel. It highlights (lowlights?) the hilarious gaffes made by DWM’s staff over the course of the year. Enjoy! Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

At Greenbuild, The Buzzword is ‘Sustainability’

Nov 19th, 2015


The 2015 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo opened on Wednesday in Washington, D.C., with famous faces evangelizing about sustainability and a greater emphasis on residential construction. Director James Cameron, who created two of the highest-grossing movies of all time with Titanic and Avatar, was the star attraction of the opening session. He sat down for […]

Are Green Building Codes ‘A Food Label For a Building’?

Oct 20th, 2015

Aaron Smith, the director of sustainable building solutions with ASSA ABLOY, gave a presentation entitled “Opening the Door to Transparency – LEED v4, EPDS and HPDS.”

The growing importance of transparency in the manufacturing process for doors and windows was a big focus of the second day of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) fall conference in Cambridge, Md., on Tuesday. Aaron Smith, the director of sustainable building solutions with ASSA ABLOY, gave a presentation titled “Opening the Door to Transparency […]

Energy Efficiency Rules Day for Glass, Fenestration at Greenbuild

Oct 23rd, 2014


As members of all different sectors of the construction industry walk the show floor at Greenbuild 2014, the trends are pretty clear. Attendees are obviously looking for energy-efficient products and window and glass companies have an abundant of options on display. Among the glass and glazing industry-related companies at Greenbuild is Pilkington, featuring its vacuum […]

Watch the December Video Newscast for Green News and Bloopers

Dec 19th, 2013

The December DWM newscast brings you green news from Greenbuild and a look at our annual green award winners. Stay tuned to view our annual outtakes from the DWM anchors. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

Greenbuild Show Highlights Changing Trends in Residential

Nov 22nd, 2013


Though the Greenbuild show in Philadelphia, hosted by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), closes today, it highlighted several trends in the residential glazing industry. Those trends include growth and a changing market. According to Dan Mitchell, marketing and communications for Western Window Systems, who attended the show, his company is experiencing rapid growth. […]

Glass Helps Define Green at Greenbuild Exhibition

Nov 23rd, 2010

Green took on a wide variety of definitions at Greenbuild, the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) annual exhibition, which took place last week in Chicago. A number of companies on the trade show floor exemplified just how green glass can be in a wide variety of ways. Tim Cole, chair of the USGBC board of […]