AGC Glass North America
11175 Cicero Drive Suite 400
Alpharetta, GA 30022
United States
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Jeff Donaldson


Press Releases

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

Wednesday, September 09, 2020

Alpharetta, GA. September 9, 2020 — AGC Glass North America, one of the largest manufacturers of glass and glass-related products in North America, is empowering architects and fabricators to efficiently and effectively bring their vision to life with the launch of the new AGC Configurator.

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Latest Product Delivers Versatility, Aesthetic Appeal for a Wide Range of Spandrel Applications

Monday, March 16, 2020

Alpharetta, GA. March 16, 2020 — Architects, designers and specifiers seeking to create the appearance of an all-glass façade now have a new solution with AGC’s introduction of the Lacobel T Warm Grey Spandrel, the latest addition to the company’s portfolio of back-painted decorative glass.

Lacobel T Spandrel will never fade, as its temperable paint is fused into the glass. The product provides architects and designers with a fully opaque, neutral-colored spandrel that complements the aesthetics of most low-e coatings used today.

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Toronto mixed-use structure reimagines waterfront living, blending aesthetics and performance

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. DECEMBER 12, 2019 – The East Bayfront Precinct along the attractive Toronto waterfront is experiencing rapid redevelopment and redesign to make the stretch of land amenable for residents and visitors. This burgeoning neighborhood is morphing from purely industrial to mixed-use, to feature stunning apartments, retail, entertainment, and more.

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Solarshield® Majestic Grey

The world’s largest glass manufacturer highlights innovative product offerings

Tuesday, May 21, 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.

Visitors to the AGC Glass booth will be able to experience:


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272,000 square feet of hospitality and event space features high-performance, low-e coated glass

Monday, May 20, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. May 20, 2019 — Approximately 45,000 square feet of AGC Glass North America’s ENERGY Select® 28 high-performance, low-e coated glass completes the Hotel Avalon and Alpharetta Conference Center in Alpharetta, GA.

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40,000 square-foot building unites employees in a space emphasizing wellness

Monday, March 25, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. March 25, 2019 — Approximately 8,000 square feet of AGC Glass North America Stopray® Vision 50T solar-control glass played an integral part in the design of the new headquarters building for The Sheffield Group, a workers' compensation provider located in Hoover, Alabama.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. February 19, 2019 — 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.

Sponsored by the Society of Vacuum Coaters (SVC) Foundation, the Scholarship is intended to further the education of those currently working in the field of vacuum coating technology. It provides a financial award to be used toward tuition, books, fees, and travel to industry conferences.

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Luxury apartments and key downtown businesses housed in elegant, high-performing structure

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. February 7, 2019—L’Avenue is a new, mixed-use, high-rise building located in the heart of downtown Montreal. The 50-story residential tower features approximately 434,700 square feet of AGC Glass North America’s Energy Select® R42, and houses 304 apartment units, commercial office space currently occupied by ‘WeWork’, retail space, a café at grade, and a ‘Provigo’ grocery store.

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A New Year, a New Coater

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. January 30, 2019— AGC Glass announces full operation of its new state-of-the-art MSVD coater at its Greenland Plant in Church Hill, TN. The coater is now producing glass to serve both the residential and commercial markets.

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Back-Painted Glossy and Satin Finishes Available for Interiors and Exteriors

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Alpharetta, GA. January 8, 2019—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.

Interior and Exterior Temperable Back-Painted

Lacobel® T is float glass that is painted on one side with a high-quality temperable paint to create a glossy finish.

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Versatile light grey glass balances aesthetics and performance

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Alpharetta, GA. October 30, 2018—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.

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Full Range of Interior and Specialty Glass Products Now Readily Available

Monday, June 04, 2018

Alpharetta, GA...AGC Glass, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, announces the opening of its newest Regional Distribution Center (RDC) in Detroit, MI. AGC customers who are located in this area, in the Midwest region of the United States, and in Toronto, Canada will now have easier and more cost-effective access to the full range of AGC interior and specialty glass products.

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