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How Glass Cough Guards Shield from Illness

How Glass Cough Guards Shield from Illness

How Glass Cough Guards Protect Your Employees from Coronavirus While the coronavirus pandemic continues to loom over us, the infection rate has slowed in the Mid-Atlantic region. As such, many offices are sending their employees back to the office – including Kensington Glass Arts. However, many employers wonder how they […]

Staying Safe in the Summer Heat

Staying Safe in the Summer Heat

At Kensington Glass Arts, Inc., we are aware that many of our employees must work outdoors during hot conditions. In addition, many of us enjoy having fun in the sun during the summer. However, it’s important to consider the risks of heat-related illness. Preventing heat-related illness is a top priority […]

A History of Amelung House and Glassworks

A History of Amelung House and Glassworks

A History of Amelung House and Glassworks While the Amelung House and Glassworks is not the first glass factory in the United States (that feat went to Jamestown), this historical site was a centerpiece to American history. Some historians say that glassmaking was not a successful craft until the introduction […]

National Skilled Trades Day |  Construction Careers

National Skilled Trades Day | Construction Careers

How To Get Started in the Construction Industry Every first Wednesday in May, we celebrate National Skilled Trades Day. City Machines Technology, Inc. created this holiday in 2019 to increase awareness of the benefits of skilled trade jobs. In addition, we take this day to celebrate workers in skilled trades. […]

How To Recycle Glass This Earth Day

How To Recycle Glass This Earth Day

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. would like to discuss the benefits and process of recycling glass.

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Name to Top 50 Workplaces List

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Name to Top 50 Workplaces List

KGa Honored with Spot on Frederick Magazine’s Top 50 Places to Work For the first time ever Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. has been named to Frederick Magazine’s Top 50 Workplaces in Frederick County. The Frederick Office of Economic Development (OED) in coordination with Frederick Magazine releases a special publication each […]

Year in Review | 2019

Year in Review | 2019

KGa in 2019 Awards & Recognition Frederick Magazine Names David Stone to Top 50 CEOs List Every January, Frederick Magazine, in coordination with the Frederick County Office of Economic Development releases a guide to the CEOs that use their “leadership and expertise to contribute to Frederick County, Maryland’s vibrant economy.” […]

Expanding KGa’s Building Envelope Division

Expanding KGa’s Building Envelope Division

KGa Welcomes Senior Project Manager, Naumann Dowdy & Estimator, Kostiantyn Leonov In the summer of 2018, Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. (KGa), the leader in glass fabrication and installation, introduced its expansion into Building Envelope. Under the direction of seasoned veteran, Ray Buchheister, the Building Envelope team specializes in multi-story curtainwalls, […]

New Group Empowers the Women of KGa

New Group Empowers the Women of KGa

New Group Empowers the Women of KGa KGa WIC Has Inaugural Meeting Inspired by groups like the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) and ABC’s Women Build Washington, KGa’s Chief of Staff, Julie Whitehair has founded a Women’s Leadership Group at KGa. A 16-year veteran as a woman in […]

KGa and Building Envelope

KGa and Building Envelope

KGa, the leader in glass fabrication & installation services has expanded into the building envelope market, this includes multi-story curtainwalls, unitized curtainwalls & metal panel systems.