Posts Tagged ‘ Tracy Rogers ’

Energy, Material Costs and Supply Chain Issues Linger Throughout Door, Window Industry

Nov 15th, 2022

WinDoor 2022 has come and gone but increasing energy prices, supply chain issues and material costs linger throughout the door and window industry. Tracy Rogers, a glass specialist at Billco, says that the provider of machinery and parts to the door and window industry has around half a dozen machines that were ordered over a […]

WinDoor 2022: Bigger, Bolder Aspirations Highlight Annual Door and Window Show

Nov 10th, 2022

Long lines and a packed trade show floor highlighted the second day of WinDoor 2022. The annual event kicked off officially on Tuesday at the Palais des congrès in Montreal. Behind the convention center’s beautiful backpainted glass lites and funky architecture, the exhibitors and attendees networked and mingled in a long-awaited return to normalcy. For […]

IGMA Hashes Out Technical Committee Matters

Oct 9th, 2015

Things continue to get technical this week in Denver. The Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) Fall Conference commenced Wednesday with the Technical Services Committee, chaired by Jeff Haberer of Trulite Industries. One of the more controversial discussions surrounded the tolerances for IG Cavity Width Task Group, which held a closed meeting. The scope of the […]

Rogers to Speak at GPD Beijing and Finland

Apr 29th, 2013

Quanex Building Products’ Tracy Rogers, director of industry relations and advanced technology, will present at Glass Performance Days (GPD) in Beijing May 22-23 and Finland June 11-15. Rogers will discuss methods IG manufacturers are using to achieve R5 performance, especially the use of hard-coat, pyrolytic low-E coatings on surface #4. “We want to share our […]

Tracy Rogers Speaks on Workmanship and Sealants for IGMA

Sep 12th, 2012

“Workmanship is key,” said Tracy Rogers, technical director for Edgetech IG, in his presentation “Rigid Spacer/Muntins & Grids/Flexible Spacer Systems.” While speaking at the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) Educational Seminar yesterday afternoon, Rogers said that all sealants on the market work, and it doesn’t matter which company markets its product as the best; workmanship […]

Experts Discuss Risks Versus Rewards of ‘Surface 4 Low-E Coatings’

Jul 10th, 2012

Window technology experts Jim Larsen, director of technology marketing for Cardinal Glass Industries, and Tracy Rogers, the director of industry relations and advanced technology for Quanex, provided commentary and perspective on “Surface 4 Low-E coatings,” pinpointing benefits and risks that might be associated with the technological advancement for window systems, during a recent industry meeting. […]

Experts Provide Updates on Green Claims and Certification Programs

Apr 12th, 2012

Fenestration Day attendees received first-hand knowledge on green industry information this morning. Arlene Stewart with AZS Consulting, who is known as an energy expert in the industry, talked to attendees about what to do when it comes to making green claims. She was followed by Tracy Rogers with Quanex Building Products and a member of […]

Rogers to Speak at Glass Performance Days China

Feb 29th, 2012

Tracy Rogers, director of industry relations and advanced technology at Quanex Building Products in Houston, Texas, will present at Glass Performance Days (GPD) China, March 31-April 1 in Shanghai. Rogers will discuss the methods that insulating glass (IG) manufacturers are using to achieve R5 performance, especially the use of hard-coat, pyrolytic low-E coatings on surface […]