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Registration open for AAMA conference


The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) opened registration for its 79th annual conference from Feb. 14 to 17 in Huntington Beach, California. This year’s theme is ‘Surf City,’ with optional events including a golf tournament and dolphin and whale watching. There will also be an awards banquet on the evening of Feb. 15.

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Aluminum curtain wall coatings on 21st century façades


Skyscraper cities, while conceptually rooted in mid-20th century architecture, are being reinvented to appeal to a new generation—and a new market. Their design is a topic of enduring interest in the world of architecture. The latest trend of supertall structures is defined by The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) as taller than 300 m (984 ft).

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AAMA summer conference focuses on sustainability


Speakers at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) summer conference focused on ‘green’ matters within the industry. The gathering, which took place in Seattle in late June, included topics on alternatives for green certifications, window technology in Europe, and the future of building products.

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AAMA discloses annual industry review and forecast


The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released its “U.S. Industry Statistical Review and Forecast,” highlighting the window, door, and skylight market trends. The forecasts are based on projections of construction activity as of March 2015. The total housing starts had continued growth in 2014—multi-family units increased 14 percent, and single-family units increased four percent.

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