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The Glass and Glazing Federation represents companies who make, supply or fit, glass and glazing products in the UK and internationally.

Being the industry authority, the GGF promotes best practice and sets the highest technical and health & safety standards. The Federation is also the voice of the industry in local and national politics helping shape and influence policy and legislation. As well as offering an array of benefits to its members, the GGF guides and protects homeowners when buying glass or glazing products and services. 

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SEHBAC WINS NHIC “BEST GLAZING PROJECT” AWARD

SEHBAC WINS NHIC “BEST GLAZING PROJECT” AWARD

Congratulations to GGF Member SEHBAC on winning the GGF Award for “Best Home Improvement Glazing Project” at the National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) Awards in London last week.

GGF SUPPORTS ASBESTOS CAMPAIGN

GGF SUPPORTS ASBESTOS CAMPAIGN

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has launched a new campaign to help tradespeople work more safely with asbestos and protect themselves from danger.

GGF SIGNS UP FOR COUNTER TERROR EXPO 2015

GGF SIGNS UP FOR COUNTER TERROR EXPO 2015

The GGF for the 4th consecutive year will be participating at Counter Terror Expo at London Olympia on 21-22 April 2015.

GGF RELEASES 4 NEW PUBLICATIONS

GGF RELEASES 4 NEW PUBLICATIONS

The GGF has released 4 new and updated publications to help and guide Members’, homeowners and the wider construction industry. The new publications include;

GILES WILLSON BECOMES FREEMAN OF THE CITY OF LONDON

GILES WILLSON BECOMES FREEMAN OF THE CITY OF LONDON

Congratulations to Giles Willson, GGF Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Technical Affairs who has been awarded Freedom of the City of London, as a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass. He now can become a Liveryman of the Company.

GGF LOOKS FORWARD TO G14 AWARDS

GGF LOOKS FORWARD TO G14 AWARDS

With the G14 Awards just over a week away, the GG, as main sponsors of the event and with 19 Member Companies being nominated as finalists, is naturally looking forward to the prestigious Gala Dinner Awards at Park Lane Hilton on 21st November.

A DAY TO REMEMBER

A DAY TO REMEMBER

Mid-afternoon, 30th September and as delegates departed Glaziers Hall opinions floated around the high ceilings. “Difficult to top” enthused one, “brilliant day” said another with some of the less euphoric adding, “good conference” and “really enjoyed that”.

GGF PLEASED WITH GLASSTEC

GGF PLEASED WITH GLASSTEC

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) was pleased with the success of Glasstec Dusseldorf last month.

GGF WRITES TO CHANCELLOR AHEAD OF AUTUMN STATEMENT

GGF WRITES TO CHANCELLOR AHEAD OF AUTUMN STATEMENT

The GGF has written in response to Chancellor George Osborne’s request for views on areas to include in his Autumn Statement.

GGF CONTACTS HUNDREDS OF MPS

GGF CONTACTS HUNDREDS OF MPS

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has written to every Member of Parliament who represents a GGF Member in their constituency, to open dialogue and create awareness of the GGF’s campaigns ahead of the political parties’ manifestos for next year’s General Election.

GGF ALL SET FOR GLASSTEC DUSSELDORF

GGF ALL SET FOR GLASSTEC DUSSELDORF

Once again the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) in partnership with Wintech Engineering Ltd, will be exhibiting at Glasstec Dusseldorf - arguably the world’s largest and most important trade fair for glass and glazing products.

GGF MEMBERS’ DAY 2014: A GREAT SUCCESS

GGF MEMBERS’ DAY 2014: A GREAT SUCCESS

GGF Members’ Day was hailed a great success by Members and Staff alike as over 100 delegates attended and saw a packed conference programme of 16 presentations at the prestigious Glaziers’ Hall in London.

GGF ANNUAL REPORT SHOWS STABILITY IN TOUGH TIMES

GGF ANNUAL REPORT SHOWS STABILITY IN TOUGH TIMES

The Glass and Glazing Federation has released its Annual Report for 2013 showing a financially stable position against the tough economic conditions in the period.

GGF REASSURES SCOTTISH MEMBERS AHEAD OF REFERENDUM

GGF REASSURES SCOTTISH MEMBERS AHEAD OF REFERENDUM

With the imminent referendum on whether or not Scotland should be an independent country from the rest of the UK taking place this week, the GGF can reassure all Scottish Members that the levels of service and the benefits received will continue regardless of the outcome.

GGF PREPARES FOR BUSY TIME AT PARTY CONFERENCES

GGF PREPARES FOR BUSY TIME AT PARTY CONFERENCES

The GGF will yet again be in attendance at the political party conferences this Autumn to raise Members concerns across a range of political campaigns including:

GET BRITAIN BUILDING DELIVERY PLAN ENDORSED BY GGF

GET BRITAIN BUILDING DELIVERY PLAN ENDORSED BY GGF

Last week, Nigel Rees, GGF Group Chief Executive attended the launch of the Get Britain Building 2020 Delivery Plan which makes the case for using construction as a driver of jobs and growth and includes a range of recommendations for the next Government, covering the period 2015 to 2020.

LATEST GREEN DEAL REPORT NO SURPRISE TO GGF

LATEST GREEN DEAL REPORT NO SURPRISE TO GGF

The GGF expressed no great surprise at The Energy and Climate Change Committee’s report into the Green Deal in which they brand the policy a “disappointing failure”.

ENTER THE GGF “BEST HOME IMPROVEMENT GLAZING PROJECT” AWARD

ENTER THE GGF “BEST HOME IMPROVEMENT GLAZING PROJECT” AWARD

For the second successive year, the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) is sponsoring the National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) Awards.

GGF DISAPPOINTED WITH GREEN DEAL FUND CLOSURE

GGF DISAPPOINTED WITH GREEN DEAL FUND CLOSURE

The GGF was disappointed to hear this week, that newly appointed Energy Minister Amber Rudd has been forced to shut down the Green Deal money back scheme

AND THEY’RE OFF - GGF LONDON REGION RACE NIGHT!

AND THEY’RE OFF - GGF LONDON REGION RACE NIGHT!

Various members of the London Region, recently attended the Irish Night – race meeting at the Royal Windsor Race Course.