Tag: AGC

  • Day One at AIA ’18

    This year’s AIA Conference on Architecture Opened today at the Javits Center in New York. We talked to several exhibitors about the latest trends and developments shaping up in the glass industry. Youtube Link

  • PROJECT: Thompson Hotel in Nashville

    PROJECT: Thompson Hotel in Nashville

    The new Thompson Hotel in Nashville is a curved skyscraper featuring 60,000 square feet of high-performing solar control low-E glass from AGC Glass North America. Designed by Nashville’s Hastings Architecture, the luxury hotel boats floor-to-ceiling windows with glazing fabricated by Insulite Glass and installed by Pitman Glass. The Thompson Hotel utilizes AGC’s Energy Select 28 in…

  • Material Costs Jump in 2016

    The cost of materials used in construction rose significantly faster than the price of completed buildings, according to an analysis of federal producer price data by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

  • Construction Firms Cautiously Optimistic Headed into New Year

    There’s plenty of building to be done in 2016, and construction firms throughout the United States are prepared to grow the sector’s workforce to meet the demand.

  • AIA Exhibitors Showcase Glass Innovations

    AIA Exhibitors Showcase Glass Innovations

    Architects visiting this year’s American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention have found plenty of options when it comes to glass. Exhibitors are featuring solutions that can help create an attractive, high-performance façade. YKK AP also debuted its fourth video. Click HERE to watch our video on Youtube.

  • glasstec 2012 Takes a Look at New Glazing Technologies and Trends

    glasstec 2012 Takes a Look at New Glazing Technologies and Trends

    From new coatings to new interlayers, glasstec 2012, which took place last week in Dusseldorf, Germany, offered attendees a number of developments for architectural glazing. About 43,000 trade visitors, including international architects, took to the halls of glasstec where they visited with 1,162 exhibitors, all focused on the latest technologies for the glass industry. While…