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Solarban® 70, Acuity™ Low-Iron Glasses Shine at Revitalized Pittsburgh Produce Terminal

The Pittsburgh Produce Terminal—rehabilitated with Acuity™ low-iron glass and Solarban® 70 glass with an Acuity™ glass interior lite—is a beacon of creativity and innovation in the Steel...

Sedak Glass: Transparency at the highest level

A total of 404 glass fins from sedak enable large-area glass façades in the new Lakhta Tower in St. Petersburg Europe’s tallest building dominates the...

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Glass Cutting

HEGLA Managing Director and Authorised Signatories

The HEGLA Group, based in Beverungen, Germany, has expanded and restructured its leadership and hegla managing director team in order to advance the company...

LiSEC Highlight Interviews / Glass Loading and Glass Cutting

In today's video, LiSEC's experts present you some highlights of the LiSEC glass loading and glass cutting systems. https://youtu.be/_ZuYObjvPbw

BOLD Laser Automation: Thin Glass Laser Cutting

Obviously, glass fabricators want access to the latest thin glass laser cutting technologies to enable current and future product development within the marketplace. Having access...

Acristalamientos Vinuesa Bets Again on TUROMAS

TUROMAS talked to Felipe Parra, director of ACRISTALAMIENTOS VINUESA, about his business, his objective and the development of the Spanish market.

Hegla Shop Floor Assistant: Digital support for staff

More often than not, it’s the minor activities and extra jobs on the side that take up staff time and inhibit productivity.

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Glass Processing With Digital Technology Assistance – All You Need To Know

Few materials in human history have been made for as long or used in as many ways as glass. Ancient peoples molded it and poured it; later cultures discovered how to spin and blow glass into unique, dazzling shapes.

Insulating Glass

Thermoseal Group Wins G21 Best Component Supplier Award

Following another extremely busy year of investment in the Group’s infrastructure in addition to continual development of its Technical Centre and IG component manufacturing...

Edgetech at the Top of Architectural Mega Projects with Super Spacer®

In New York City, architects demand excellence in façades and glazing. Edgetech offers the highest level of warranty with its Super Spacer® warm edge spacer.

Ravensby Glass Invests in Edgetech’s Super Spacer® TriSeal ™ Line

Dundee-based Ravensby Glass has responded to growing demand for high-performing commercial IGUs by installing a new automated Forel line for applying Edgetech’s Super ® TriSeal™.

Thermoseal Group Wins Spacer Bar Manufacturer of the Year for the 2nd Year in a Row!

Thermoseal Group, the UK’s leading manufacturer of warm edge spacer systems and distributor of over 2,500 insulated glass (IG) components, has been named ‘Spacer...

Complex Curved Storefront: The Looking Glass

This article focusses on the special glass part of the façade that covers both the ground floor as well as the first floor with a total height of 8.5 m and width of 6.5 m.

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How to choose right glass for a project?

When designing commercial spaces, choosing the right type of glass is critical. In order to choose the right product, evaluating a glass’s aesthetic characteristics up close...

Glass Processing

Dip-Tech and TRIULZI Join Forces Providing Customized Washers for the Flat Glass Industry

Dip-Tech and TRIULZI are pleased to announce their new partnership. Dip-Tech, the digital ceramic glass printing business unit of Ferro, and TRIULZI, leader in the...

Q4Glass Chooses Forel For Glass Edge Processing

In their path for a always higher technology, Q4Glass choose Forel as a supplier for the vertical processing machinery. The Polish company Q4Glass was born...

Best Colored PVB Interlayers and Tricks in 2021

Love color and glass? Fire up your imagination! Our Vanceva® color system gives you more than 17,000 colors! Here are our best tricks and tips to make your project glow.

Glass Art in the Context of Architecture

In the heart of London „22 Bishopsgate“ soars 278 meters into the sky. Consist of 149 laminates in total, colorfully designed by Alexander Beleschenko.

UK Government spearheads £54m Investment to Revive Merseyside’s Historic Glass Industry

The Liverpool City Region will benefit from £54 million investment to revitalise its glass industry and support the region’s economic recovery.

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Structural Glazing Analysis for Complex Shape Structures

In recent years the architectural concept of the façades has changed radically: the curtain wall has left its pure role of division between the internal and external environment.

Glass Tempering

PMI Day 2021: Once Again Mappi Invests in the Future, Invests in Knowledge and Sharing

Once again Mappi opened its doors to high school students for PMI Day 2021 The same who in a few years will be the candidates...

Glaston’s CHAMP 25 Helps Paragon Meet Growing Demands

Automation opens door to greater capacity. “When we saw the CHAMP 25 line a few years ago, we knew this was the future we should...

Optris: New Glass Inspection System For Glass Tempering Furnaces

With the GIS 640 R from Optris, temperature differences during glass hardening processes can be quickly detected, thus avoiding rejects. The physical properties of flat...

SATINAL TK Chemical Glass Tempering

Satinal launches the most advanced technology learning hub for the chemical glass tempering & glass lamination industry. The concept of European Center of Excellence is...

Mappi Appointed Glassmak as New Representative for the Polish Market

We are pleased to announce that Glassmak in the person of Mr. Adam Makarowski had been appointed the new Mappi representative in Poland. This means...

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Adhesives for Blast Scenarios – Extreme Conditions for Structural Sealant Glazing

In this paper the mechanical and application properties of Sikaflex®-268, a high performance polyurethane adhesive are presented and compared to Sikasil® SG-500, a typical silicone adhesive used for structural glazing applications in facades.

Laminated Glass

Beyond Color: Vanceva® White Collection

Cool White, Arctic Snow, Polar White. 30+ combinations. Encapsulated technology. The Vanceva® White Collection offers endless design options and years of durability. White is sometimes...

Hotlineglass GmbH Will Rely on SentryGlas® Xtra™ Ionoplast Interlayers

The advantages are convincing: thinner and lighter glass, better edge stability and higher residual load capacity In the future, Hotlineglass will rely on SentryGlas® Xtra™...

Thirsty Thursday: Standards for Laminated Glass with Julia Schimmelpenningh

Join NGA next Thursday, December 9, at 1:00 pm ET for their Thirsty Thursday session, Standards for Laminated Glass, presented by Julia Schimmelpenningh of...

Hornos Pujol Installs a Double Pujol 100 PVB+ at PRL Glass Company

The American company PRL Glass Company, Los Angeles, USA, works glass by more than 30 years and to this day the company continues with the same vision as the first day: to have the fastest lead times in the industry.

Kuraray: Face to Face with Industry Leaders

The recent 83rd Edition ZAK conference, held November the 4th was well attended and proved to be highly informative for all those at the...

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What is Bird Friendly Glass?

According to the American Bird Conservancy (ABC), glass collisions claim the lives of up to a billion birds annually in the U.S.

Float Glass

Horn Glass: Furnace Repair at Stölzle Oberglas to be Completed Soon

The cold performance test was carried out last week, and heat-up took place on December 3 according to schedule According to Horn Glass, the general repair...

The Future and Innovation of Glass was Discussed at the 36th Şişecam Glass Symposium

Şişecam, the only global player in all core areas of glass, hosted the leading names of the world glass industry at the 36th Şişecam...

Şişecam’s Treasury Transformation Is Granted The Prestigious Alexander Hamilton Award

Şişecam, a global player in the glass and chemicals sectors, managed to be among the top 3 finalists in the 'Treasury Transformation' category at...

New Product from Guardian Glass: SunGuard® SNX 70

Guardian Glass Europe has launched the latest product in their leading SunGuard® eXtraSelective range – Guardian SunGuard® SNX 70.

Şişecam Attended Zak World of Facades Conference 2021 – Istanbul

Şişecam attended Zak World of Facades Conference - Istanbul event which was held for the first time in Turkey Şişecam came together with architects and...

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Chaoyang Park Plaza Tower: Design and Construction of Complex Geometry Facade

Chaoyang Park Plaza is in the central business district (CBD) of Beijing. A pair of asymmetrical towers up to 143m creates a dramatic skyline.

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