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Tubelite promotes Chad Mason and Collin Beighley to serve as Michigan client development managers

July 22nd, 2022|

Chad Mason (left); Collin Beighley (right) Chad Mason and Collin Beighley have been promoted to serve as Tubelite Inc.’s client development managers in Michigan. Mason covers Michigan’s eastern counties and Beighley focuses on the western counties. Both Mason and Beighley report to Dan Goodman, Tubelite’s regional sales manager [ Read More... ]

Tubelite’s Jim Hughes promoted to business development manager, Kent Baumann serves northern Texas and Oklahoma, John Wiemer serves Arkansas

June 7th, 2022|

Left to Right: Jim Hughes, Kent Baumann, John Wiemer Tubelite Inc. has promoted Jim Hughes to business development manager for strategic accounts in the retail, healthcare, hospitality and corporate office markets. Kent Baumann, who previously served in the role, will continue to assist Tubelite’s clients in northern Texas and [ Read More... ]

Tubelite promotes Dan Goodman to regional sales manager, Jim Oberlin becomes independent sales representative

April 13th, 2022|

Dan Goodman has been promoted to serve as Tubelite Inc.’s regional sales manager for the Midwest and East territories. He moves into the position as Jim Oberlin transitions to the role of independent architectural sales representative based in Western New York. Both Goodman and Oberlin have extensive experience working [ Read More... ]

CSI ND Red River Valley, April 13, Fargo

April 6th, 2022|

Join Tubelite representative Rick Hillesheim, Hillesheim Architectural Products, Inc., on April 13 at the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) North Dakota Red River Valley Chapter’s Product Show.This in-person event will take place April 12-13 with a social event on Tuesday night and educational presentations, product exhibition and tours on Wednesday. Hillesheim [ Read More... ]

San Antonio VA features Tubelite’s ForceFront Blast systems

February 9th, 2022|

The new Veterans Affairs (VA) Community Based Outpatient Clinic in San Antonio, Texas, offers patients, medical professionals, staff and visitors an environment promoting health, life-safety and well-being. Representing these principles, Hoefer Wysocki Architecture designed the building's main entry with sweeping curved exterior as a "healing embrace." Bringing the concepts to [ Read More... ]

Jeff Born hired as director of procurement and supply chain solutions

February 3rd, 2022|

Walker, Michigan (Feb. 2022) – Jeff Born has been named as the director of procurement and supply chain solutions overseeing North American activities for Tubelite Inc., Alumicor Ltd. and Linetec. Together, these three companies and their six manufacturing locations provide storefront and finishing solutions as part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc. [ Read More... ]

CSI Mississippi Product Show, Feb. 23

January 23rd, 2022|

Join Tubelite representatives Tom Klutho and Kevin Haynes on Feb. 23 at the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Mississippi Chapter Product Show. This in-person event will take place at the Hinds Community College’s Clyde Muse Center located at 515 Country Place Parkway, Pearl, MS 39208. Tubelite is proud to be a [ Read More... ]

Daniel Politowicz named as Tubelite logistics manager

October 5th, 2021|

Walker, Michigan (Oct. 2021) – Tubelite Inc. welcomed back Daniel Politowicz as its logistics manager serving all of the company's locations and personnel, including direct supervision of the company's shipping assistants. Politowicz reports to Tubelite's order and planning manager, Scott Waggoner. Together, they oversee the company's U.S. and Canadian freight [ Read More... ]

IFMA World Workplace, Oct. 27-28, Kissimmee, FL

September 28th, 2021|

Apogee Renovation will be representing Tubelite and exhibiting in booth #1422 at the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) World Workplace Conference and Expo. The Expo will be held at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Kissimmee, Florida, on Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; and Oct. 28, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Apogee Renovation, [ Read More... ]

WCNY Glass & Glazing Expo, Oct. 20, Buffalo, NY

September 20th, 2021|

Jim Oberlin, Tubelite's Eastern/Midwest Regional Sales Manager, will be presenting "Thermal Efficient Fenestration" at the WCNY Glass & Glazing Expo at 10:20 a.m. on Oct. 20. This all-day event is hosted by the Finishing Trades Institute of W&CNY, an AIA Buffalo/WNY Allied Member. Registration is free at https://www.wnyglazingexpo.com. Those attending [ Read More... ]

BuildingsNY, Oct. 20-21, Pier 36

September 20th, 2021|

Apogee Renovation will be exhibiting and representing Tubelite in booth 437 at the BuildingsNY show, Oct. 20-21, at Pier 36, 299 South St., New York. Advance registration is free through Oct. 19. About Apogee Renovation Apogee Renovation, an initiative of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., provides high-performance glass, aluminum framing and window [ Read More... ]

Tom Klutho joins Tubelite as client development manager for Louisiana and Mississippi

September 13th, 2021|

Walker, Michigan (Sept. 2021) – Tubelite Inc. welcomed Tom Klutho as a client development manager serving Louisiana and Mississippi. Klutho reports directly to Tubelite's regional sales manager Terry Robinholt. They work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams across the region to assist with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control [ Read More... ]

BOMA, Oct. 6-9, Boston

September 6th, 2021|

Apogee Renovation will be exhibiting and representing Tubelite at the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International Conference & Expo, Oct. 6-9 in Boston. Visit with Apogee representatives in booth #707 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. Expo hours are Thurs., Oct. 7, 12:30-5 p.m. and Fri., Oct. 8, [ Read More... ]

AIA North Dakota, Oct. 4-6, Fargo

September 4th, 2021|

Hillesheim Architectural Products will be representing Tubelite at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) North Dakota’s Design Conference & Building Products Expo, Oct. 4-6, at the Fargo Holiday Inn.   Learn more about AIA North Dakota and its events here.

AIA Iowa, Sept. 23-24, Des Moines

August 23rd, 2021|

Hillesheim Architectural Products will be representing Tubelite in booth #163 at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Iowa Annual Convention, Sept. 23-24, at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines. The exhibit hall will open with a continental breakfast on Thurs., Sept. 23, at 7 a.m. and on Fri., Sept. [ Read More... ]

AIA South Dakota, Sept. 16, Sioux Falls

August 16th, 2021|

Hillesheim Architectural Products will be representing Tubelite at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) South Dakota’s Annual Convention, Sept. 16-17, at the Best Western Ramkota in Sioux Falls. The exhibit hall will be open on Thurs., Sept. 16, starting at 1:30 p.m. Learn more and register by clicking here.

CSI Milwaukee, Sept. 13, Wisconsin

August 13th, 2021|

On Sept. 13, the Milwaukee chapter of Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) hosts an in-person presentation on storefront and curtainwall by Tubelite’s representative, Rick Hillesheim, CSI, BME, NFRC ACE. He will discuss how to avoid common failures and review success stories. Rick is the president of Hillesheim Architectural Products and its [ Read More... ]

Architectural Design Solutions, AIA/CES webinar, Aug. 26

August 13th, 2021|

As part of the Architectural Design Solutions Webinar Series hosted by Apogee Enterprises, Tubelite's Kevin Haynes will present "In’s and Out’s of Aluminum Doors and Frames for Storefront and Curtainwall" on Aug. 26 at 2 p.m. CDT. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn the advantages of architectural aluminum doors [ Read More... ]

Loews Kansas City Hotel features aluminum framing systems by Tubelite, finishing by Linetec, glass by Viracon

July 14th, 2021|

Missouri's Loews Kansas City Hotel is the first full-service luxury hotel to open downtown in more than 30 years. Rising 24 stories and encompassing 800 rooms, its crisp, modern, minimalist look was designed by Cooper Carry and brought to life with Tubelite Inc.'s curtainwall, window wall, entrance and interior aluminum [ Read More... ]

Tubelite expands ForceFront Blast product family for DoD, GSA, VA applications

June 29th, 2021|

Walker, Michigan (June 2021) – Tubelite Inc. has expanded its ForceFront® Blast product family to include a full range of high-security curtainwall, storefront, entrance door systems for low- and mid-rise government, health care, educational and commercial building projects. Tubelite's ForceFront Blast systems are engineered to comply with the blast hazard-mitigating [ Read More... ]

Erika L. Heredia R. named as Tubelite’s continuous improvement director

June 7th, 2021|

Walker, Michigan (June 2021) – Tubelite Inc. welcomes Erika L. Heredia R. as the company's continuous improvement director based in Walker, Michigan. Reporting to Dean Seger, vice president of integrated supply chain, Heredia's focus will be to lead the implementation of lean manufacturing initiatives for Tubelite's six locations. Heredia draws [ Read More... ]

Josh Herman returns to Tubelite as client development manager for western Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio

May 4th, 2021|

Walker, Michigan (May 2021) – Tubelite Inc. welcomes Josh Herman as a client development manager serving western Pennsylvania and northeastern Ohio. Based in Ohio, he previously served in this role from 2018-19. He returns to the team as a manufacturing representative, and as the founder/president of Herman Architectural Products, LLC. [ Read More... ]

Wendy’s Quality Supply Chain Co-op, Inc. teams with Tubelite Inc. to offer storefront and entrance systems on prototype restaurants

April 28th, 2021|

Tubelite Inc. announces an agreement with Wendy's Quality Supply Chain Cooperative (QSCC) to supply architectural aluminum products for "Smart 2.0" prototype restaurants in the U.S. Wendy's® Smart 2.0 prototypes are part of its "Smart Family of Designs" portfolio offering franchisees development options, including smaller footprint buildings. To simplify the construction [ Read More... ]

Net-zero-ready Colorado office showcases modern design and high performance with Tubelite’s thermal curtainwall and window wall

December 9th, 2020|

Vaisala, a Finnish company and global leader in weather, environmental and industrial measurements, recently opened its new North American headquarters in Louisville, Colorado. Designed by OZ Architecture of Denver, the office building blends Scandinavian style and sustainable, net-zero-ready functionality. Tubelite Inc.'s curtainwall and window wall systems contribute to the building's [ Read More... ]

Tubelite expands MaxBlock Sun Shades product line with new single-blade airfoil design

November 16th, 2020|

Walker, Michigan (Nov. 2020) – Offering more options for daylighting and shading strategies on commercial buildings, Tubelite Inc. introduces MaxBlock® Single Blade Sun Shades with a single, horizontal, airfoil-shaped blade in 6- and 9-inch depths, and widths spanning up to 149 inches. This new design expands the MaxBlock Sun Shades [ Read More... ]