Glass Expo Northeast, March 30-31, New York

Tubelite Inc. will be exhibiting at Glass Expo Northeast (GENE), held at the Hilton Long Island/Huntington Hotel in New York. The show floor is open at 3-8 p.m. on March 30 and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on March 31.

Registration is open through March 7 or until sold out. Please reserve at http://www.usglassmag.com/gene/

GENE is the region’s largest glass-related conference and trade show dedicated to the architectural glass and metal industry. It is sponsored by U.S. Glass magazine, USGNN.com, Architects’ Guide to Glass & Metal and the Long Island Glass Association.

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CSI Kansas City Product Expo, Feb. 2

Tubelite Inc. will be participating in the annual Kansas City Product Expo on Feb. 2, 3-6 p.m., at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown’s Muehlebach Lobby. After the expo, an invitation-only dinner event will be held. Educational sessions also are offered.

For invitation and registration information, please see http://www.kccsi.org/expo.html.

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ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX), Nov. 15-17

Tubelite returns to ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX) in the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center’s Hall C, Nov. 15-17, exhibiting in booth #434.

Expo hours are: Tues., Nov. 15, and Wed., Nov. 16, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Thurs., Nov. 17, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Produced by the Boston Society of Architects, this event offers one of the largest events for the design and construction industry in the Northeast and one of the largest in the country. ABX hosts more than 400 exhibitors, 200 workshops and tours, and many networking opportunities.

Learn more at http://abexpo.com.

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BD+C Women in Design+Construction, Nov. 9-11

Tubelite is a Silver Partner of Building Design+Construction Women in Design+Construction conference, Nov. 9-11, 2016, at the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel. Tubelite representatives will be participating in this inaugural event, themed “Building Together,” which brings together more than 125 women from multiple disciplines of the commercial construction market—architects, engineers, contractors, developers, owners, marketers, business development professionals—to address the difficult issues that women face in this fast-paced, competitive industry. Learn more at http://www.bdcnetworkwidc.com.

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AIA Minnesota Expo, Nov. 8-11

Tubelite returns to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Minnesota chapter’s convention and expo, held Nov. 8-11 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Tubelite will be represented by architectural specification manager Doug Dietrich, AIA, CSI, CDT, and Rick Hillesheim of Hillesheim Architectural Products in booth #230, Hall D.

Expo hours are: Tues., Nov. 8, 4-6 p.m.; Wed., Nov. 9, 11:15 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 3:45-6 p.m.; and Thurs., Nov. 10, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Learn more at www.aia-mn.org.

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West Michigan Design and Construction Expo​, Oct. 27

Tubelite is proud to be the architectural sponsor at the West Michigan Design and Construction Expo on Oct. 27 at The Pinnacle Center in Hudsonville. In addition to its sponsorship, Tubelite will be represented by Dan Goodman in the exhibit hall in booth #34. Expo hours are 12:30-5 p.m.

The Builders Exchange of Michigan and the Construction Specification Institute (CSI) Grand Rapids chapter hosts West Michigan’s largest commercial construction trade show highlighting the latest in technology, innovations, educational seminars, networking and new business opportunities. This show is attended by architects, engineers, facility managers, owners, contractors, suppliers and manufacturers representatives.

Learn more at www.wmdcexpo.com.

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IFMA World Workplace, Oct. 5-8, San Diego

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team will represent Tubelite Inc. at the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) World Workplace, Oct. 5-7, at the San Diego Convention Center.

Apogee Building Retrofit Strategy Team leaders, John Bendt and Kevin Robbins, will be exhibiting in booth #1526, 1st Level, Halls A & B.
Wed., Oct. 5, 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thurs., Oct. 6, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

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.
* John Bendt at jbendt@apog.com, 612-790-3137
* Kevin Robbins at krobbins@apog.com, 715-409-0821

IFMA is the world’s largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 24,000 members in 105 countries. More information on IFMA and World Workplace may be found at worldworkplace.ifma.org.

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Tubelite’s Kevin Haynes presents “Hurricane Impact Fenestration Design” at CONSTRUCT

Tubelite_KevinHaynesKevin Haynes, architectural specification manager at Tubelite Inc., will present “Hurricane Impact Fenestration Design” as an educational session on Wed., Sept. 7, 11 a.m., at CONSTRUCT in the Austin Convention Center’s room 9AB. CONSTRUCT is held Sept. 7-9 in conjunction with the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) 60th annual convention.

Registration is required to attend the education sessions at CONSTRUCT. Tubelite is offering courtesy passes for the expo, where Haynes and company represents will be exhibiting in booth #249. Tubelite ForceFront Storm™ hurricane impact-resistant framing and entrance systems will be displayed along with the newest additions to its high-performance Therml=Block™ entrance, storefront and curtainwall systems.

Tubelite_FFStorm_ProjectileTestCONSTRUCT participants who attend Tubelite’s “Hurricane Impact Fenestration Design” presentation will learn about:
* Applicable hurricane impact codes and standards;
* Hurricane protective glazing systems – glass types, framing systems, doors and hardware;
* Design criteria for impact resistant glazing – wall zones vs. corners, large and small missile, anchors and substrates; and
* Hurricane impact testing and certification requirements.

The course is approved for CSI members earning credits toward their Certified Construction Product Representative (CCPR) renewal. It also is one of several courses offered by Tubelite that is approved by the American Institute of Architects’ Continuing Education System (AIA/CES) for one Learning Unit in health, safety and welfare (1.0 HSW LU). Please visit the Architectural Consulting web page for a list of contacts and presentations.

 

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About Tubelite Inc.

Established in 1945, Tubelite celebrates 70 years of dependable service, fabrication and distribution of architectural aluminum products. Part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., the company is an industry leader in eco-efficient storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems, and recognized for its fast, reliable and consistent delivery. Tubelite’s corporate office, fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations are located in Walker, Michigan. Its Dallas location provides additional fabrication, warehouse and shipping operations, and its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the Glass Association of North America (GANA), the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), the Society of Military Engineers (SAME) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Media contact: Heather West, 612-724-8760, heather@heatherwest

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ALA Midwest, Oct. 4, Oakbrook, IL

Tubelite Inc. will be exhibiting in booth #504 at the Association of Licensed Architects (ALA) 2016 Midwest Architecture Conference and Product Show. The event will be held on Oct. 4 at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, just outside of Chicago. The show floors opens at 10:15 a.m. More information is available at http://www.alatoday.org.

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CSI DesignIndy, Sept. 28

Tubelite’s Terry Britt will be exhibiting at the Construction Specifiers Institute (CSI) Indianapolis chapter’s DesignIndy trade show, Sept. 28, 3-7 p.m., at the JW Marriott’s Griffin Hall. More information is available at http://indianapolis.csinet.org/tradeshow

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AAMA Fall Conference, Sept. 25-28, Savannah, Georgia

As part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA). Company representatives will be participating in the AAMA National Fall Conference, held Sept. 25-28 at the Hyatt Regency Savannah, Georgia. Learn more at www.aamanet.org.

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AIA Western Mountain Region, Sept. 22-24

Tubelite will be represented by Dennis Mills Associates at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Western Mountain Region Conference, Sept. 22-24, at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Utah. The exhibit hall opens on Fri., Sept. 23, and Sat., Sept. 24 at 7 a.m. More information is available at https://aiawmr.org/.

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AIA Iowa, Sept. 22-23

Tubelite is exhibiting at AIA Iowa/Central States Regional Convention, Sept. 22-23, at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in Des Moines. Doug Dietrich and Rick Hillesheim will be in expo hall on Thurs., Sept. 22,  7 a.m. and on Fri.,. Sept. 23, 7:45 a.m. More information is available at http://www.aiaiowa.org/events.

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CSI CONSTRUCT, Sept. 7-9, Austin, Texas

Tubelite returns to the Construction Specifications Institute’s (CSI‘s) CONSTRUCT show, Sept. 7-9, at the Austin Convention Center in Texas.

On Wed., Sept. 7, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.,”Hurricane Impact Fenestration Design” will be presented by Tubelite’s architectural representative, Kevin Hayes.

He and Tubelite also will be exhibiting Sept. 8-9 in booth #249. Expo hours will be: Thurs., Sept. 8, 11 a.m.- 5 p.m., and Fri., Sept. 9, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Both afternoons will include a happy hour on the show floor.

CONSTRUCT is the only national trade show and educational conference for the commercial building teams that specify and source building products. This event is dedicated to institutional, industrial and commercial building industries.

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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/.

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