AGC Glass North America
11175 Cicero Drive Suite 400
Alpharetta, GA 30022
United States
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Press Releases

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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Visit the world’s largest glass manufacturer at Booth #1939

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Alpharetta, GA. May 31, 2018— AGC Glass North America, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, will showcase its newest and most popular products at AIA 2018, June 21-23, 2018 in New York City.

Visit Booth #1939 to see AGC’s extensive product range – the widest in the world.

AGC representatives will be on-hand at the booth, providing their signature expertise, deep industry knowledge, and world-class service that is second to none. Visitors to the AGC Glass North America booth will explore the following products:


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Energy Select® Delivers Exceptional Solar Control in Southeastern Climate

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

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.

Designed by Nashville’s Hastings Architecture, the Thompson Hotel is a stunning example of hospitality architecture with its best-in-class finishes. Rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with glazing manufactured by AGC Glass North America and fabricated by Insulite Glass.

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Alpharetta, GA. January 24, 2018— AGC Glass has begun installation of its new state-of-the-art MSVD coater at its Greenland, Tennessee manufacturing complex to serve the residential and commercial glass markets.

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New Low-Iron Glass Offers Unparalleled Light Transmission and Color Optimization

Monday, December 04, 2017

Alpharetta, GA. December 4, 2017—AGC, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, adds to its innovative line of products with Clearvision — a low-iron glass that offers the ultimate in neutrality, purity, and color enhancement.

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.

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A Comprehensive Resource for Information and Inspiration

Monday, November 13, 2017

Alpharetta, GA. November 13, 2017—AGC Glass, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, has launched its new AGC North America 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.

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Visitors Can Explore Energy Saving, Decorative, and Ultra-Clear Glass Solutions

Friday, August 25, 2017

Alpharetta, GA. August 23, 2017—AGC Glass will showcase five of its premier products at CONSTRUCT 2017, September 14-15 in Providence, RI.


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