Renovate Installed at PPG Monroeville
Renovate by Berkowitz, LLC (RbB), has announced the
appointment of Scott Mitchell as Business Development Manager. In his new position, Mitchell will lead
sales efforts for the company’s RENOVATE by Berkowitz™ (Renovate) façade retrofit system.
“I’m excited to join the team at Renovate by Berkowitz and help the Renovate system become a go-to
renovation solution for commercial building owners and developers,” Mitchell says. “The greenest
buildings are existing buildings, and the Renovate system offers an innovative, quick, and cost-effective
way to help hundreds of aging buildings across the U.S. and Canada become more energy efficient,
attractive to potential tenants, and competitive with newer buildings.”
Mitchell has more than a decade of experience in accelerating the adoption of a variety of sustainable
energy technologies to entities in the commercial, government, and utility sectors. He holds a Bachelor of
Science in Finance from Bryant University.
For more information about how the Renovate system can help cost-effectively improve the energy
Renovate by Berkowitz, LLC, (RbB) was established in 2010 by the owners of J.E. Berkowitz, LP (JEB), a
leading architectural glass fabricator. JEB manufacturers the RENOVATE by Berkowitz™
window/curtainwall retrofit system at its 253,000-square-foot facility in Pedricktown, N.J. For moreDownload: Renovate by Berkowitz Appoints Scott Mitchell as Business Development Manager
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USGlass Green Design Award winners. Presented at GreenBuild 2015 in Washington, D.C.Read More
From the report’s conclusions:
Download: Lawrence Berkeley Labs Release Report on Benefits of Secondary Glazing
Annual energy simulations show that all SGS products significantly reduce energy use in all climates and building types considered, with savings over the base window of 15 to 40%.
The Renovate by Berkowitz window/curtainwall retrofit system is being used to update SandRidge Tower in Oklahoma City, headquarters of SandRidge Energy, Inc. The 30-story skyscraper is the centerpiece of the corporate campus for the independent oil and gas company.Read More
The RENOVATE by Berkowitz™ (Renovate) window/curtainwall retrofit system is being used to update SandRidge Tower in Oklahoma City, headquarters of SandRidge Energy, Inc. The 30-story skyscraper is the centerpiece of the corporate campus for the independent oil and gas company.Read More
Quanex’s Tracy Rogers to speak at GPD
Quanex Building Products’ Tracy Rogers, director of industry relations and advanced technology, will present at the Glass Performance Days conference taking place June 24–26 in Tampere, Finland.
Rogers will present the benefits of interior installed high-performance insulating glass (IG) for commercial retrofit applications and discuss information gathered through a collaborative research effort between Quanex and JE Berkowitz LP.Read More