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AAMA released an updated document using ASTM test methods.

American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released updated document methods to qualify windows, doors and skylights as "impact resistant." AAMA 506-16, "Voluntary Specifications last updated in 2011, provides details regarding the rating of windows, doors and skylights for impact and pressure cycle testing. Released version has been updated to reference the most current ASTM...

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AAMA Course covers fundamentals of fenestration.

AAMA's Fundamentals of Fenestration" provides basic terminology and standards for windows, doors, and skylights, covering both residential and light commercial products, as well as commercial and architectural applications. Online course is designed for use by several audiences, including professionals new to the industry, experienced professionals, and homeowners. Upon completion of course,...

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Schedule of Events for 2011 Conference announced by AAMA.

AAMA's 74th Annual Conference for fenestration industry leaders and decision makers will take place February 20-23 in Coronado, CA and feature keynote speech addressing changing workforce. Also convening at this conference, AAMA Green and Sustainability Specification Development Task Group will review recommended guidelines regarding how to manage development of AAMA Green Products Certification...

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AAMA provides architectural product web pages.

American Architectural Manufacturers Association offers information regarding architectural windows, curtain walls, storefronts, sloped glazing systems. This web pages help users and suppliers detailed information about products. Web pages consist of information about architectural finishes, impact and blast mitigation.

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AAMA announces its first hosting conference schedule.

American Architectural Manufacturers Association will be hosting 81st Annual Conference that is to be held February 19-22, 2018 at Loews Portofino Bay at Universal Studios. The schedule for the events are AAMA National Summer Conference (June 11-14, 2018) and Western Region Summit (June 14-15, 2018) at Olympic Valley, CA and AAMA National Fall Conference (October 15-18, 2018) at Tucson, AZ. AAMA...

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AAMA announces its first hosting conference schedule.

American Architectural Manufacturers Association will be hosting 81st Annual Conference that is to be held February 19-22, 2018 at Loews Portofino Bay at Universal Studios. The schedule for the events are AAMA National Summer Conference (June 11-14, 2018) and Western Region Summit (June 14-15, 2018) at Olympic Valley, CA and AAMA National Fall Conference (October 15-18, 2018) at Tucson, AZ. AAMA...

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AAMA releases new document with standard laboratory procedures for exterior devices.

Sun shades and other exterior projections are both sources and targets of falling ice and snow. American Architectural Manufacturers Association releases AAMA 514-16 "Standard Test Method of Static Loading and Impact on Exterior Shading Devices", which uses sandbags to simulate downward loads from ice and snow to test exterior shading devices. AAMA 514 helps design professionals assess effects of...

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AAMA releases new document with standard laboratory procedures for exterior devices.

Sun shades and other exterior projections are both sources and targets of falling ice and snow. American Architectural Manufacturers Association releases AAMA 514-16 "Standard Test Method of Static Loading and Impact on Exterior Shading Devices", which uses sandbags to simulate downward loads from ice and snow to test exterior shading devices. AAMA 514 helps design professionals assess effects of...

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Construction Equipment and Supplies

AAMA released an updated document using ASTM test methods.

American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released updated document methods to qualify windows, doors and skylights as "impact resistant." AAMA 506-16, "Voluntary Specifications last updated in 2011, provides details regarding the rating of windows, doors and skylights for impact and pressure cycle testing. Released version has been updated to reference the most current ASTM...

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AAMA Keynote Speaker emphasizes valuing others' knowledge.

Those present at American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) 2016 National Fall Conference heard keynote speaker Garrison Wynn share ways in which top performers harness personal and organizational influence. In particular, Wynn stressed importance of making people feel like they've been heard. Advice centered around how to work with difficult people, taking responsibility for...

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AAMA Keynote Speaker emphasizes valuing others' knowledge.

Those present at American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) 2016 National Fall Conference heard keynote speaker Garrison Wynn share ways in which top performers harness personal and organizational influence. In particular, Wynn stressed importance of making people feel like they've been heard. Advice centered around how to work with difficult people, taking responsibility for...

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AAMA's RUsmarter Returns with discounts on courses, exams.

From September 12 through October 12, online contest hosted by American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will offer discounts on FenestrationMasters® courses and exams. One quiz question will be asked each Monday on AAMA's LinkedIn group, and another quiz question will be posted on AAMA's Twitter account each Wednesday. Additionally, AAMA will host Are You Smarter than a...

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AAMA's RUsmarter Returns with discounts on courses, exams.

From September 12 through October 12, online contest hosted by American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will offer discounts on FenestrationMasters® courses and exams. One quiz question will be asked each Monday on AAMA's LinkedIn group, and another quiz question will be posted on AAMA's Twitter account each Wednesday. Additionally, AAMA will host Are You Smarter than a...

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