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Viracon Breaks Ground on Facility Expansion at its Minnesota Headquarters to Add Industry Leading Jumbo-Size Architectural Glass Capabilities 

Owatonna, MN – Viracon, Inc., the nation’s only single-source architectural glass fabricator, announced that it is expanding its flagship manufacturing facility in Owatonna, MN, USA. The expansion will add over 360,000 square feet to the existing site footprint of 1.2 million square feet. The facility addition will house the latest glass manufacturing technology and fabrication equipment to increase Viracon’s maximum finished product size capability. Through this addition of larger glass capabilities, to its already broad offering of fabrication capabilities, Viracon is strengthening its competitive position as a world-class manufacturer of architectural glass for the commercial building market.

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One World Trade Center with Viracon Glass Named a 2015 Best Tall Building

Owatonna, MN – The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) recently announced its 2015 Best Tall Building winners, which includes One World Trade Center – the iconic building with a Viracon glass exterior. Now, not only does One World Trade Center stand as the tallest building in the nation, it also achieves recognition for its leading effects on the environment, people, community, and economics.

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Viracon Contributes to Two of the Top Ten Projects for 2015 Awarded by the AIA Committee on the Environment

Owatonna, MN – The AIA’s Committee on the Environment has announced its Top Ten Projects for 2015 – two of which were constructed with Viracon glass products. The Collaborative Life Sciences Building for OHSU, PSU & OSU and the New Orleans BioInnovation Center both were Top Ten Winners.

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Viracon Updates Revit® Files to Make Designing with Glass Easier, More Efficient, and More Accurate than Ever

Owatonna, MN – Architects, designers, and contractors can now download Viracon’s updated glass product files for the Autodesk® Revit® building design software. Viracon is pleased to announce its updates, along with a new video that showcases the benefits of utilizing the updated files as a component in the glass selection and specification process.

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Annette Panning Named Director of Marketing for Viracon

Owatonna, MN – Viracon, the nation’s leading single-source architectural glass fabricator, has appointed Annette Panning as its new Director of Marketing.

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Viracon Names Two New Architectural Sales Representatives for Southeast and Midwest Regions

Owatonna, MN – Viracon announces the placement of Thomas Cater and Tyler Firme as its two newest architectural sales representatives.

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