CRL-U.S. Aluminum Hosts Building Enclosure Council for a Continuing Education Plant Tour in Los Angeles, California

Leading Manufacturer of Architectural Glazing Systems Welcomed Local Architects, Façade Consultants, and Contractors to its Headquarters

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 15, 2016 - CRL-U.S. Aluminum was pleased to welcome the Los Angeles chapter of the Building Enclosure Council (BEC) for a tour of its premier manufacturing facilities. The central focus of the tour was to discuss building envelope best practices and product solutions in a collaborative environment.

Entice Tour

The BEC was established in 2004 to promote and encourage discussion, training, and education on all matters concerning building enclosures. As a leading supplier of aluminum fenestration products including curtain walls, storefronts, windows, and entrance systems, CRL-U.S. Aluminum was an ideal venue to host the group’s meeting.“

The tour showcased CRL-U.S. Aluminum’s fabrication and distribution capabilities, and granted participants AIA Continuing Education credits. Paul Daniels, the company’s Senior Vice President of Sales, was the primary presenter. CRL product and design specialists were also on hand to provide technical support and insight into current application issues. Topics discussed included manufacturing best practices, trends in design and function, thermal performance, water management, Title 24, and additional code compliance.

US Aluminum Tour

“Increasingly stringent energy code requirements pose new challenges that the glazing industry must meet head on,” said Paul Daniels. “Welcoming the BEC to our facilities provides a platform to educate architects on ways in which glass and our aluminum capabilities can enhance a façade’s energy performance, while allowing them to achieve their design intent.”

To learn more about CRL-U.S. Aluminum curtain walls, storefronts, and entrance systems, call (800) 421-6144 ext. 5305, or email You may also visit For more information on the BEC, visit


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