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February 9, 2021

A New Smarter Generation of Glass

See how AGC is leading the way with a new smarter generation of glass.
February 8, 2021

US Glass Article: How do you Configurator?

AGC Glass North America has launched the new AGC Configurator, allowing selection, review and specification of the optimal glass solution for projects based on the customized specifications the user creates.

September 9, 2020

New Configurator from AGC Glass Provides Powerful Tool to Architects, Fabricators

Robust Online Portal Lets Designers Source, Document, and Share Glass Solutions

March 17, 2020

AGC North America Issues Statement on Coronavirus

AGC anticipates no material impact on its supply chain or in continuing to provide high quality products and services to our customers. Additionally, AGC is following government and CDC recommended practices.

December 12, 2019

Architecturally Striking Monde Condominiums Feature 148,000 Square Feet of AGC Glass Products

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The East Bayfront Precinct along the attractive Toronto waterfront is experiencing rapid redevelopment and redesign to make the stretch of land amenable for

September 30, 2019

Two New Architectural Glass Consultants Join AGC

AGC is pleased to announce the hiring of two new Architectural Glass Consultants.

September 23, 2019

AGC Presents on Biophilic Design at GlassBuild 2019

AGC's Elizabeth Cotton delivered an Express Learning session at GlassBuild 2019 in Atlanta, GA.

July 26, 2019

AGC Welcomes Two New Architectural Glass Consultants

AGC is pleased to announce the hiring of two new Architectural Glass Consultants.

July 22, 2019

Scott Stark Joins AGC as Sales Account Manager in Western US

AGC welcomes Scott Stark as Sales Account Manager for Industrial and National Accounts in the Western US.

May 21, 2019

AGC Glass North America Highlights Back-Painted and New Glass Products at Booth #8309 at AIA 2019

Alpharetta, GA. May 21, 2019 — AGC Glass North America, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, will be at AIA 2019 from June 6 to 8 in Las Vegas. At Booth #8309, AGC will be showcasing a selection of its extensive product range – the widest in the world.

February 19, 2019

AGC Employee Kent Thrift Awarded Jim Colbridge Memorial Technical Scholarship

AGC Glass North America is proud to announce that Kent Thrift, a Coating Engineer with the company, has been awarded the 2019 Jim Colbridge Memorial Technical Scholarship.

February 7, 2019

L’Avenue Montreal Mixed-Use Structure Enhanced with 434,700 SF of AGC North America’s Energy Select® R42 Glass

Alpharetta, GA. February 7, 2018—L’Avenue is a new, mixed-use, high-rise building located in the heart of downtown Montreal.

January 30, 2019

Production Begins on AGC’s New MSVD Coater in Tennessee

AGC Glass announces full operation of its new state-of-the-art MSVD coater at its Greenland Plant in Church Hill, TN.

January 8, 2019

AGC Introduces New Portfolio of Back-Painted Decorative Glass Products in North America

AGC Glass North America announces a new portfolio of back-painted decorative glass, comprised of two product families: an interior and exterior temperable back-painted decorative glass, and an interior back-painted decorative glass.

October 30, 2018

AGC Glass Expands Product Offerings with Solarshield® Majestic Grey

AGC, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, enhances its product line with Solarshield® Majestic Grey, a light grey tinted float glass with superior light transmittance. Majestic Grey was developed in response to continued architectural demand for a light grey, neutral, tinted glass with a high visible light transmittance.

March 12, 2018

Viewpoint: AGC North America Exec Offers Insights on New Coater

Mike Antonucci, regional president of AGC Glass Company North America, spoke with Glass Magazine about the new expansion and the evolution of glass coating.
February 7, 2018

AGC Glass North America Provides 60,000 Square Feet of Glass for Luxury Boutique Hotel

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Alpharetta, GA. February 7, 2018— The luxury Thompson Hotel is a new, curved skyscraper located in Nashville, Tennessee featuring 60,000 square feet of high-performing solar control low-emissivity glass from AGC Glass North America.

December 4, 2017

AGC Glass Introduces Clearvision

Clearvision delivers 92% light transmission, more than any other glass product on the market. This makes it ideal for architectural applications requiring a high degree of transparency or color optimization. Even in its thickest iterations, Clearvision remains perfectly neutral.

November 13, 2017

AGC North America Launches New Website

The new site is a go-to resource for architects and designers looking to specify glass. It features extensive information, imagery, and downloadable content for the entire roster of AGC products — the widest range available in the world.

October 20, 2017

AGC Asahi Glass Holding “FEEL! GLASS” Exhibition to Celebrate its 110th Anniversary

All AGC products unveiled at Milan Design Week between 2015 and 2017 will be on display once more in Tokyo from November 20-26, 2017. Our 110-year history will be on display - including glass on which images can be projected, glass that is thin and light, but strong, and glass with a diverse range of textures.

September 18, 2017

AGC Launches Architectural Glass Visualizer

Anticipating how glazing will actually look when designing a building has never been easy... until today thanks to AGC's Architectural Glass Visualizer – allowing architects to preview designs with AGC’s most popular glass products for façades in real time, and in different light and climate situations.

August 25, 2017

AGC to Showcase Five Premier Products at CONSTRUCT 2017 – Booth #1103

AGC Glass will showcase five of its premier products at CONSTRUCT 2017, September 14-15 in Providence, RI.

June 21, 2017

AGC Glass to Install New State-of-the-Art Coater in North America for Commercial and Residential Customers

AGC Glass announces the installation of a new MSVD glass coater in North America to serve the residential and commercial glass markets.

June 21, 2017

New state-of-the-art coater in North America

New MSVD glass coater strengthens AGC’s position as the world’s largest glass manufacturer and reinforces the company’s commitment to deliver the widest range of products to North America. “This investment in North America, along with our world-renowned R&D and world-class service, positions us to exceed the needs of our customers for the long term,” says Mark Twente, Director of Marketing for AGC Glass North America.

April 11, 2017

AGC to Feature a Variety of New Products at AIA 2017 – Booth #3463

AGC Glass will showcase four of its newest products at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2017, April 27-29 in Orlando, FL.

March 30, 2017

AGC Offers New Limited Lifetime Warranty to End Users on Luxclear™ Protect

AGC Glass announces a new Limited Lifetime Warranty for its Luxclear™ Protect anti-corrosion glass product. The warranty activation and claim form is provided direct to the end user, and can be managed online—streamlining processes for the end user, glass fabricator and installers. The new website is also a comprehensive resource for Luxclear Protect, housing product information, brochures and technical documents specific to the needs of the glass trade and consumers. In addition, a wide variety of marketing materials are available, including branded product labels, point-of-sale displays, and promotional items to support AGC customers and to help create demand for the product.

October 18, 2016

AGC Launches New North American Website

Building on its global platform, AGC Glass Company North America is pleased to announce its newly designed website for its Building and Industrial business unit, The new site offers streamlined design and navigation, creating consistent branding for AGC worldwide. Designed to better meet the priorities and needs of architects and glass fabricators at the forefront, the new layout includes improvements to project presentation, added CSI 3-Part Specifications and new Building Information & Modeling (BIM) objects.

September 29, 2016

AGC Launches Luxclear™ Protect Anti-Corrosion Glass

AGC Glass Company North America has launched LUXCLEAR™ Protect anti-corrosion glass. This permanent coated glass product is designed to protect the surface of the glass by preventing corrosion due to contaminants related to water, heat and high-humidity that ultimately cause the glass to “age” and become dull and dirty in appearance. LUXCLEAR™ Protect is the perfect solution for protecting bath and shower enclosures, whether the application is a single family residence, hotel or high-rise condominium—demanding the ultimate in quality and durability.

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