Guardian to Sponsor IGMA Meetings

Guardian Industries, a leading glass supplier to the fenestration industry in North America, is actively engaged in the promotion and advancement of glass and education regarding glass issues. The company will sponsor the 2012 meetings of the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance.

Guardian Industries will sponsor the 2012 meetings of the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance.  As a leading glass supplier to the fenestration industry in North America, Guardian is actively engaged in the promotion and advancement of glass and education regarding glass issues.
“Guardian knows that sponsorship of IGMA, a globally recognized association, helps to promote the latest IG technologies, certifications and standards,” said David Cooper, President of IGMA, and advanced IG programme leader at Guardian’s Science and Technology Center. “The recent creation of IGMA’s Emerging Technology and Innovation Committee parallels Guardian’s own product developments which advance the performance of IG and benefit the end user.”
Guardian is a Gold level sponsor of IGMA for 2012. The IGMA Annual General Meeting is taking place right now: 31 January – 4 February in Tempe, Arizona.
More information and a full calendar of meetings can be found at www.igmaonline.org.
IGMA is the world’s leading organization on the engineering and manufacturing of insulating glass. It offers product certification for insulating glass units, education to the industry, technical publications and guidelines for the manufacture of insulating glass units and engages in leading edge research to advance new technologies in the manufacture of insulating glass units.
Membership is comprised of certified Insulating Glass Manufacturers, their suppliers and associates plus window manufacturers, representatives from the architectural community, energy efficiency lobbies, code officials, and other parties interested in the design and long-term performance of insulating glass units.
Guardian is a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading positions in float glass, fabricated glass products, fiberglass insulation and other building materials for commercial, residential and automotive applications.
Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 18,000 people and operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.