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How many nip rolls do you need in a laminating line?

This week we’re covering the following question related to glass lamination: How many nip rolls do you need in a laminating line? That’s a question that we get a lot in relation to glass lamination. Often, you will immediately get the answer that you need to have two nip rolls. This is because for a very long time...

New representatives for HORN® Glass India Pvt. Ltd

HORN® Glass Industries AG offers customer proximity and short response time on the global market. This can be guaranteed by subsidiary companies in China, Malaysia, India, Croatia, Ukraine, Brazil and the Czech Republic which add value to the global customers.  HORN® Glass India Pvt. Ltd. was incorporated in...

Şişecam Group: Historic step on the path to merger

Şişecam Group’s shareholders approve union of all operations under a single entity. Following approval by the Capital Markets Board (CMB), shareholders also approved the merger of all operations under a single entity by Şişecam Group, a global player in all core areas of the glass industry and in the field of...

AGC Glass Doubles Warranty on Pyrobelite and Pyrobel Fire-Resistant Glass

AGC glass confirms its position as the safe and 100% reliable choice for fire resistant glass – now and in the long term – by extending its worldwide warranty for Pyrobel from five to ten years. Over the past 40 years, AGC has developed significant expertise in fire-resistant glass. The company’s Pyrobel brand, well...

Guardian Glass Project: Highlight Towers

The proportion of glass used in the two towers is extremely high – covering a surface area of 54,000 square metres – all supplied by Guardian Glass at Highlight Towers. ©Rainer Viertlböck The Highlight Towers are two office towers completed in 2004 in Munich’s Schwabing area. Designed by architects Murphy/Jahn...

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 that at the same time the collaboration between Mappi and Mekanika ends, which we thank for the cooperation. We have known the qualities and skills of Mr. Adam Makarowski...

Anti-COVID antiviral glass is coming to glass market soon

NSG announces big steps in the research on antiviral glass. “Coated glass is the future!” said Paolo Scaroni, CEO of Pilkington (NSG Group), at a GPD conference in Tampere in June 2001. In almost two decades, coated glass has experienced a revolution in performance, functionality and design. In the COVID...

Guardian Glass Project: Basque Health Department Headquarters

Basque Health Department Headquarters was designed by architect Juan Coll-Barreu, the headquarters building of the Basque Health Department in Bilbao, Spain, is a fantastic prism of glass and steel. The most prominent feature of the Basque Health Department Headquarters is its polyhedral-shaped glass façade that...

Mappi and Tecnoglass: a story made of a shared passion for excellence

At the center of the Tecnoglass manufacturing process is the tempering furnace Mappi Ats 4.0 2500×5000 The history of Tecnoglass begins in 1963. Year after year it invests in technologies, skills, innovations. Today his specialization is in the production of laminated, tempered and insulating glass. At the center...

Tecglass expands its digital printing resolution on glass to up to 2880 dpi

Tecglass breaks every record and expands its print resolution on glass to up to 2880 dpi, with 9 different ink drop sizes By upgrading its print technology and the software it uses, Tecglass achieves a new breakthrough, propelling its products to the peak of industry performance. The digital printers developed and...