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Construction Starts Dip Slightly in February

March 27, 2020

Total construction starts lost 1 percent from January to February dropping to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $767.5 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. Large projects in the office and healthcare sectors provided a boost for overall nonresidential building.

GED to Remain Open as Essential Business to Construction Industry

March 26, 2020

From Window + Door

Bill Weaver, GED president and CEO, issued the following statement on its website, stating it will remain open because it is an essential business to the construction industry, and sharing steps it is taking to ensure its employees remain safe.

MY Shower Door / D3 Glass Manufactures Protective Guards in Response to COVID-19

March 26, 2020

Amid deep safety and health concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, Southwest Florida-based MY Shower Door / D3 Glass is building glass health guards that can protect businesses, their employees and the community, say company officials.

Ontario and Quebec Temporarily Close Non-essential Businesses

March 25, 2020

Canada’s provinces of Ontario and Quebec ordered non-essential businesses to close as of Tuesday, March 24, as reported by AP News.

Infograph Breaks Down State-by-State COVID-19 Policies

March 25, 2020

Politico released a guide to the current policies put in place in all 50 states to mitigate the impact of COVID-19.

Cricursa Donates Protective Gear to Local Hospital

March 25, 2020

Cricursa is donating protective gear to healthcare workers at the nearby Granollers General Hospital, in Barcelona, Spain. The hospital has made an urgent call for materials.

Don’s Mobile Glass Remains Open as Essential Business

March 24, 2020

Officials from Don’s Mobile Glass issued a letter to customers regarding the company’s operations during COVID-19, noting the company will remain open as an essential business.

4 Things Glaziers Can Do Today, amid COVID-19 Disruptions

March 24, 2020

In a March 19 webinar from the American Subcontractors Association, Brian Wood, partner with Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP, offered tips for subcontractors as they navigate construction market disruptions caused by the coronavirus.

4 Things Glaziers Can Do Today, amid COVID-19 Disruptions