Tag: Greenbuild

  • Daylighting and Wellness in the Spotlight at Greenbuild

    The Greenbuild International Conference and Expo was combined with ABX 2017 for one major event in Boston this year. The glazing industry took advantage of the opportunity to show off their latest energy-efficient products; however, for many companies, the focus on green is broadening to an overall focus on wellness. Several companies offer daylighting solutions…

  • Greenbuild Exhibitors Focus on New Glazing Developments and Opportunities

    Sustainability and green building are nothing new to the glass industry, and the trend won’t be stopping anytime soon. Companies focused on green building are helping the planet while stepping into a role that meets market demand to save energy and costs. Greenbuild 2017, along with ABX 2017, are taking place today through Friday at…

  • Photo Shop

    Now that I am finally home after a good bit of travel over the past couple months, it’s time to go through the old cell phone and look back on the many, many (many) pictures that made their way home with me. If your phone’s like mine, it’s filled with thousands of photos because you…

  • Homes of the Future: Where Does Glass Fit In?

    Homes of the Future: Where Does Glass Fit In?

    What will homes be like in 2020? 2050? And, maybe even more important, what role will glass and fenestration products play in the homes of the future? The Greenbuild KB Home ProjeKt was a highlight of the expo that took place this week in Los Angeles. The demonstration home, constructed on the show floor with…

  • Greenbuild Exhibitors Focus on Education and Outreach

    Greenbuild Exhibitors Focus on Education and Outreach

    While fewer industry companies choose to exhibit at Greenbuild compared to some other architectural trade shows, those who do say being a part of the show serves a unique purpose. For many glass and glazing industry companies, this show remains an important event. The Greenbuild 2016 International Conference and Expo, which is organized by the…

  • Greenbuild 2015 is for the Birds

    Greenbuild 2015 is for the Birds

    The American Bird Conservancy (ABC), which is exhibiting at Greenbuild in Washington, D.C., announced Wednesday it has launched its “Bird-Smart Glass Program.” The program seeks to address the issue of bird collisions with glass, which ABC says kills hundreds of millions of birds each year in the U.S.

  • It’s That Time of Year

    Summer sets as the autumn tradeshow season dawns. GlassBuild America, September 10-12 in Atlanta, and CSI Construct, September 25-27 in Nashville, bring that bittersweet reminder that we have entered the third quarter. This year’s expos are expected to showcase new fenestration products to meet commercial buildings’ increasingly stringent performance and code requirements. Last October, Hurricane…

  • Greenbuild Exhibitors Discuss 2013 Strategies

    At the 2012 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo exhibitors had the opportunity to share their sustainable products with attendees at the Moscone Convection Center in San Francisco. During the second day of the conference, USGNN.com spoke with industry companies about their latest green initiatives as well as their plans for 2013. Click HERE to watch…

  • Greenbuild 2012 Opens Today

    An estimated 1,000 exhibitors and 30,000 attendees have gathered in San Francisco for the 2012 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. The event is taking place at the Moscone Convention Center where industry leaders are set to discuss the future of green building. Watch the video below for more on what this year’s conference will include.…