Category: News

GlassCon Global Conference

GlassCon Global Conference

GlassCon Global Conference In early September, Jim Rathbone and I attended the GlassCon Global Conference in Chicago. This biannual event is described as “North America’s Premier Technical Conference for the Glass and Glazing Industry” and it was attended by several hundred people from fifteen countries involved in all aspects of […]

Kensington Glass Arts Welcomes New Safety Manager, Roger Williamson

Kensington Glass Arts Welcomes New Safety Manager, Roger Williamson

Kensington Glass Arts Welcomes New Safety Manager, Roger Williamson Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. has hired Roger Williamson as the new Safety Manager for KGa. Roger comes to KGa with over 30 years of experience in safety, environmental remediation and transportation. With Roger’s experience and the existing culture of safety already […]

Glazier Certification on the Horizon

Glazier Certification on the Horizon

Glazier Certification on the Horizon Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Participates in Beta Testing AGMT Certification Now in the beta phase, the Architectural Glass & Metal Technician (AGMT) Certification Program recently asked KGa’s top glaziers to take the written exam and provide insights from the field to improve the knowledge base […]

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Introduces Director of Building Envelope, Ray Buchheister

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Introduces Director of Building Envelope, Ray Buchheister

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Introduces Director of Building Envelope, Ray Buchheister KGa would like to announce that Ray Buchheister has accepted the position as Director of Building Envelope. For 16+ years now, Ray has effectively managed the design, fabrication and installation of building envelope systems in the Baltimore, Washington, D.C. […]

New Contract Sales Manager: Welcome, Douglas Sharpes

New Contract Sales Manager: Welcome, Douglas Sharpes

New Contract Sales Manager: Welcome, Douglas Sharpes As of March 2018, we are pleased to announce that Douglas Sharpes has taken on the position of Contract Sales Manager here at Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Doug brings with him nearly 44 years of experience in both the glass and construction industries. […]

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Announces Certification to ISO 9001:2015 Standards

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Announces Certification to ISO 9001:2015 Standards

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Announces Certification to ISO 9001:2015 Standards KGa Ensures Customer Satisfaction for the Fabrication and Tempering Processes for Architectural Glass Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. is proud to announce their certification to ISO 9001:2015 | Standards for the Fabrication and Tempering Processes for Architectural Glass Scope, effective May […]

ABC Baltimore Awards KGa-Baltimore With an Excellence in Construction Award

ABC Baltimore Awards KGa-Baltimore With an Excellence in Construction Award

The KGa Baltimore Team Receives Highest Honor for Work on a Not-for-Profit Foundation Project in Baltimore The ABC Baltimore Excellence in Construction Award recognizes exceptional project collaboration and craftsmanship completed by their members each year. This year, Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. was recognized at the highest level for their work […]

KGa Celebrates 365 Days of Safety

KGa Celebrates 365 Days of Safety

On April 21, 2018 the employees of KGa reached a milestone of 365 days of safety. That’s 1 year, 12 months, 52 weeks, 365 days, 8760 hours, 525,600 minutes or 31,536,000 seconds… that’s the amount of time KGa has worked without a “time-lost” incident. KGa’s commitment to safety begins with […]

Shop Tours at KGa

Shop Tours at KGa

Tempering Glass Shop Tour On Friday April 13th, a group of Project Engineers from The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company joined us at KGa-HQ for a lunch & learn and glass tempering shop tour. During the tour we explained the process and methods involved in tempering glass for safety applications, the pros […]

Ensuring Quality and Efficiency

Ensuring Quality and Efficiency

Ensuring Quality and Efficiency Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. | NACC Certified Contract Glazier In September of 2016, Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. became the only glass glazing company in Maryland to become certified by the North American Contractor Certification (NACC) program. Not only is KGa the only company in the state, […]