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FGIA Recognizes Industry Leaders for Excellence During 2023 Ceremony

Feb 16th, 2023

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) recognized the contributions and achievements of its members this week, by congratulating winners at an annual awards banquet. The ceremony was part of the alliance’s annual conference, held this week in San Diego. The Outstanding Service Award recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves through their work and dedication […]

UL Launches “Close Your Door” Effort to Prevent Fire Deaths

Oct 25th, 2016

UL’s new “Close Your Door” campaign aims to increase awareness of a new preventative measure that helps more fire victims survive. After a decade of research, UL’s Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI) found that a simple behavioral change — closing your bedroom door —  could have a potentially life-saving impact. Tests showed that a closed door made a life-saving […]

UL Announces New Building Envelope Services

Jul 29th, 2015

Underwriters Laboratories (UL), a global safety science organization, has launched new testing services for the building envelope. UL is now offering curtainwall mock-up testing and field testing capabilities, according to a release from the company. Performance testing is available to determine the rate of air infiltration, water penetration, structural, impact and cyclical performance for doors, […]