Major’s news section brings you the latest product updates, daylighting tips, company and industry news, and tradeshow information.

Category: General

17 Nov 2017

Happy Thanksgiving from Major Industries, Inc.!

In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday, we’d like to take a moment to say “thanks” to all of our customers, business partners, employees and independent representatives for your support and for being part of Major’s continued success. We hope that you have a great […]

1 Nov 2017

Visit us @ Greenbuild 2017!

It’s that time of year again – time for Greenbuild! We hope that you can join us in Boston for this great event (November 8-9, 2017), filled with the latest green building products and sustainable designs. Stop by our booth ( #2421) and check out […]

29 Sep 2017

Lines, Grids & Aesthetics

Major offers a wide range of glazing options, but even within translucent panel systems there are numerous ways to add customization to meet your project’s needs. In the shop recently was a project that utilized a 7″ x 7″ grid pattern (left side of image […]

1 Sep 2017

Happy Labor Day!

Major Industries, Inc. will be closed on Monday, September 4, in observance of Labor Day in the United States. We will be back in the office on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.   Have a safe and happy extended weekend!

25 Aug 2017

Summer is Almost Over!

A big “thanks” goes out to all of our vendors who assisted with the finale of our golf league this year, and to the employees and substitute golfers who participated. We had a great season and it was a fun night of golf, food and […]

9 Aug 2017


We’ve been working on a number of different projects lately, but one stands out in the shop – a few bright blue Guardian 275® pre-assembled single slope skylights soon to be heading out to Oak Harbor, Washington. Guardian 275® single slope skylights are lightweight, easy […]

3 Aug 2017


Skylights need to be replaced for a wide variety of reasons – from impact damage to deterioration from old age to inefficient glazing materials. No matter what the reason, it might be wise to consider a translucent panel option for your retrofit project. Translucent panel […]

22 Jun 2017

Project Spotlight: Work-friendly Daylight

Daylighting can be dramatic… and it can also be a hassle. Too much direct light can cause glare and hot-spots, leading to eye strain and an uncomfortable environment for building occupants. But there is a way to control solar heat gain and diffuse direct sunlight, […]

15 Jun 2017

The Major Team Takes Some Time to Enjoy Summer

Summers are way too short here in central Wisconsin, so it’s important that we get out of the building once in a while! The Major team just enjoyed the first potluck of the summer, enhanced by the grilling skills of Major’s Director of Sales, David […]

25 May 2017

Memorial Day & Summer Hours

In honor of the Memorial Day holiday, Major Industries will be closed on Monday, May 29th, 2017. We will be back in the office on Tuesday, May 30th, 2017. We’d also like to let you know that since warm weather in Wisconsin is often short-lived, […]