Posts Tagged ‘ AmesburyTruth ’

AmesburyTruth Monterrey, Mexico, Facility Achieves Sustainability Certification

Feb 26th, 2024

AmesburyTruth has announced that its Monterrey, Mexico, facility (Ashland Hardware and Casting Systems DBA AmesburyTruth) has received the “Sustainable Company Distinction” (Distintivo Empresa Sustentable) Certification issued by the University of Monterrey (UDEM) and the Secretary of Economy of Nuevo Leon, a state in northeast Mexico. Through the UDEM and the state of Nuevo León, a […]

FGIA Releases Updated Fenestration Hardware Components Specification

Aug 9th, 2023

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has updated a specification covering requirements for corrosion resistant coatings on carbon steels used for hardware components in fenestration applications. AAMA 907-23, “Specification for Corrosion Resistant Coatings on Carbon Steel Components Used in Windows, Doors and Skylights,” an FGIA document, is now available for purchase in the FGIA […]

AmesburyTruth Buys Further Into Composites With Acquisition of Lawrence Industries

Jul 13th, 2023

Officials for AmesburyTruth announced Wednesday that the company has completed the acquisition of Lawrence Industries, including its Thomasville, N.C.-based production facility. The move aligns with Amesbury’s strategy in North America to further develop its product offerings, officials said, most notably the addition of “impressive injection molding proficiencies.” Combined, the companies now have injection molding capabilities […]

Renee Chesler Joins AmesburyTruth as VP of Sales, National Accounts

May 20th, 2021

AmesburyTruth recently announced that Renee Chesler has joined the AmesburyTruth executive team as vice president of sales -National Accounts. In this role, Chesler will lead AmesburyTruth’s initiatives to enhance the company’s relationships and strategic partnerships with key national customers, as well as oversee the strategic account directorship within the organization. Chesler is a veteran leader […]

AmesburyTruth Forced to Temporarily Close in Mexico

Apr 24th, 2020

AmesburyTruth president Bob Burns provided an update today regarding the status of its operations in Juarez, Mexico, as COVID-19 is having an effect on operations there. The government of Mexico has declared a state of emergency and only critical manufacturing will be allowed to remain open. Burns said the company was notified today that it […]

Watch: WinDoor Draws New Options in Glass and Hardware

Nov 20th, 2019

Hardware and component manufacturers tout new options that require the same old tools—or, in some cases, no tools at all. Meanwhile, Guardian stops by [DWM]’s booth to unveil new glass options aimed at energy efficiency requirements. Youtube Link

Burns Takes Over as AmesburyTruth President

Jul 2nd, 2019

After receiving reports, DWM magazine has confirmed with AmesburyTruth officials that Jeff Graby will no longer serve as president and CEO of the company. Effective immediately, Bob Burns, past president of Ashland (acquired by AmesburyTruth) is appointed to take over executive leadership. Graby became president and CEO of Truth Hardware in April 2012, then was made president […]

WinDoor Day 1: In Wintry Quebec City

Dec 4th, 2018

WinDoor 2018 opened today, to a snowy, festive setting, but warmed up immediately with discussions about tighter code requirements. Meanwhile exhibitors say they’re here to help customers deal with those changes and a shifting market. Youtube Link

AmesburyTruth, Vision Settle Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Jun 6th, 2018

AmesburyTruth has resolved a patent infringement lawsuit with Vision Industries Group Inc. The terms of the settlement are confidential. According to court documents, Vision has agreed to stop selling an inverted block and tackle balance system from June 2019 until January 2022. AmesburyTruth filed the lawsuit in September 2017, alleging that Vision’s inverted balance systems […]

AmesburyTruth Makes Personnel Moves

Sep 26th, 2017

AmesburyTruth has named David Johnson the company’s regional sales director for the western region. He’s replacing Cindi Freidhof, who has been appointed to the newly created role of director of industry relations. Freidhof will be responsible for managing AmesburyTruth’s engagement with industry associations and events such as AAMA, WDMA, AIA, WMA, WinDoor and GlassBuild. Johnson […]