Smart Commercial Buildings, July 20-22, Denver

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team’s vice president, John Bendt (jbendt@apog.com, 612-790-3137), will be sharing his team’s insights as part of the Smart Commercial Buildings Conference.

Held July 20-22 in Denver, Bendt will present as part of the session titled, “Best Practice – Retrofits and Facility Management Experience: Sustainability and Efficiency,” as well as participate in a panel discussion on “Cyber Security and Agility.”

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team assists building owners and property managers evaluate the benefits of window renovation and upgrades. The team offers free energy modeling, product selection and design assistance, and a network of installers covering North America. During the conference, Bendt will share examples and distinctive solutions from Alumicor; Harmon, Inc.; Linetec;Tubelite Inc.; Viracon; and Wausau Window and Wall Systems.

Before the educational sessions, attendees are invited to tour the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Research Support Facility. This zero net energy building features energy-efficient products from Viracon and Wausau Window and Wall Systems with aluminum framing finished by Linetec.

Learn more about the Smart Commercial Buildings conference and register at http://www.wplgroup.com/aci/event/smart-commercial-buildings/.

WDMA Technical & Manufacturing Conference

WDMAMemberLogoWebsizeWDMA will be holding its Annual Technical & Manufacturing Conference in downtown Chicago, Illinois at the InterContinental Chicago Hotel on Magnificent Mile from Tuesday, June 28 to Thursday, June 30.

As a recently joined member, in support for the industry, Linetec will have a tabletop exhibit during the two and a half day conference. We look forward to meeting you and answering any questions you may have.

Linetec joins WDMA

WDMAMemberLogoWebsizeWASHINGTON, DC – The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced today that Linetec is the newest member of the association.

The Window & Door Manufacturers Association defines the standards of excellence in the residential and commercial window, door, and skylight industry and advances these standards among industry members while providing advocacy resources, educational and professional programs, and ways for members to provide greater value to their customers.

Linetec’s mission is to be Finisher of Choice for its customers through industry-leading reliability, value-added services and convenience. Linetec is highly focused on the needs of the architectural and residential market, with 95% of its customers being manufacturers of windows and other exterior building products. Linetec’s finishing offering includes liquid fluoropolymer, powder coat, anodizing, and specialty finishes such as wood grain, copper anodizing, brushed/electropolished anodizing, and two-tone finishes. Linetec also offers a full suite of related services for one-stop convenience for our customers, including thermal improvement, stretch forming, flat sheet supply, fabrication, custom packaging/kitting, field repair/restoration, and door-to-door trucking service for LTL and full loads.

Linetec’s most popular value-add service is warehousing of customers raw material on its 800,000 square foot campus. Linetec holds over three million pounds of aluminum for its customers, supplied by the customers’ choice of over 20 different extruders. Using Linetec Managed Inventory (LMI), customers benefit from avoiding scrap of extruder overages and having industry-leading custom finish lead times.

Linetec president Rick Marshall added, “Linetec is dedicated to supporting our customers’ growth and will continue to make the investments necessary to keep our capacities, quality, reliability and service offering at pace with our customers’ requirements. ”

For more information on the Window & Door Manufacturers Association, click here.
For more information on Linetec visit www.linetec.com.
About WDMA: Founded in 1927, the Window & Door Manufacturers Association is the premier trade association representing the leading manufacturers of residential and commercial window, door and skylight products for the domestic and export markets. WDMA members are focused on Total Product Performance™ products that are designed and built to performance-based standards. The association is focused on key member needs in the areas of advocacy, product performance, education and information and facilitating business interactions and relationships in the fenestration eco-system. For more information, please visit www.wdma.com.