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The American Architectural Manufacturer Association (AAMA) is made up of people like you, people who are concerned about the direction of their company and the industry. As a material-neutral organization, AAMA brings together window, door, skylight, curtain wall and storefront manufacturers, suppliers and test labs to represent our individual and shared concerns. Our membership is comprised of large and small companies that are both residentially and commercially focused.

What can AAMA offer you?
  • AAMA proactively and effectively drives code development and is influential with regard to construction and specification issues.
  • The AAMA Certification Label shows your products meet rigorous performance standards.
  • AAMA standards are developed to solve critical issues in the industry. 
  • AAMA is also active and influential in the Western and Southeastern regions of the U.S.
  • AAMA's Councils focus specifically on your product or material

To learn how you can benefit from AAMA membership, visit the Join Us page.

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February 25, 2015

Speakers Address Life Cycle Assessment, Give Update on Regulatory Affairs at AAMA Annual Conference

Experts spoke about Life Cycle Assessments and the intricacies that go into them at the AAMA 78th Annual Conference held February 15-18 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Those at the conference also heard updates during the Regulatory Affairs Committee, including developments with ENERGY STAR and California building codes.

February 24, 2015

Speakers Cover Installation, European Market, Color Measurement, More at AAMA 78th Annual Conference

AAMA heard speakers on a range of topics at the 78th Annual Conference held February 15-18 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Subjects discussed included next-generation replacement of windows, standardization for fenestration products in the European Union, the basics of color measurement and more.


March 2, 2015

GANA Reports Productive 2014 and Anticipates a Better 2015

Celebrating its 20th Anniversary throughout 2014, the Glass Association of North America (GANA) has evolved from a consolidation of multiple fabricating-oriented associations into one large networking body. Today, we have become a highly technical organization, offering a well-rounded experience to both network and participate in ever-growing technical activities and issues through our eight divisions.

March 2, 2015

IGMA 2015 Winter Conference Sees Election Results, Task Group Updates, More

IGMA's 2015 Winter Conference was held the first week of February in Fort Lauderdale, FL. In addition to the technical meetings, highlights included a visit to Construction Research to witness full mock up testing.

February 27, 2015

Case Study: Trojan Powder Coating Brings Sustainable Design to South Mountain Reservation

Projects that instill and support community values are few and far between, so when Trojan Powder Coating was presented an opportunity to contribute to New Jersey's initiative to restore its iconic South Mountain Reservation, they seized it.


February 27, 2015

Well-attended AAMA Conference Boasts Excellent Speakers

The 78th AAMA Annual Conference began with deep sea fishing, everglades airboat tours and golf in gorgeous (and warm) Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. During the next four days, an impressive array of speakers provided insights, forecasts and a whole host of fenestration related subjects of interest to the manufacturers, suppliers and service providers in attendance.

February 20, 2015

7 Essential Tips for Complying with NAFS in Canada

While NAFS has mostly harmonized fenestration testing requirements between the U.S. and Canada, there are important differences that U.S. manufacturers need to consider with respect to NAFS compliance under Canadian building codes. Products initially tested to only the U.S. requirements in NAFS will need to be retested to qualify them for Canada. It makes sense to plan your test program with both Canadian and U.S. requirements in mind if you have plans to enter the Canadian market in the future.

February 13, 2015

Recognizing Our Hard-Working Members

Boy, am I anxious to get down to that warmer Florida weather for next week's AAMA 78th Annual Conference! But more than that, I'm excited for the Annual Awards Banquet hosted on Monday evening.