After 10 years of experience with the Glaston HTF 2142 furnace, Paul Buckley, Managing Director of the PJB Glass Group, decided to complement his flat glass production offering by investing in a Glaston RC200™ furnace. This will enable the company to increase production of a broad range of tempered glass types for customers. full story»
Glass&Alu Saudi Arabia The International Exhibition for glass, Aluminium and fenestration industry (Products – Technologies)
6-9 April 2015, Riyadh – Saudi Arabia
Events Siemens helps improve transparency at the GLASSPEX India 2015 Mar-03-15 - Siemens will be exhibiting at India’s international exhibition for the glass industry, the GLASSPEX India 2015, from March 13 -15 in Mumbai. In Hall 6, booth B30, Siemens will be showcasing its portfolio of solutions for the glass industry, ranging from batch preparation through glass production and further processing to finished glass machining.
Machinery New technologies in hardened glass for cars Mar-03-15 - In January 2015 was successfully launched hardening equipment for automobile glass (manufacture «Mountain», China). Supply tempering furnace was carried out by "Machine World" at the site in Nizhny Novgorod. Using this equipment, good results were obtained by quenching the glass for automobiles.
Events Habitat Member attended CPBA’s Visiting Velux Event Mar-03-15 - China Passive Building Alliance (CPBA) held an event in Beijing for members visiting Velux on February 05, 2015. Saint-Gobain (China) Investment Co., Ltd., as one of the alliance’s members, took part in the event actively and communicates with 80 more participants from 20 more companies there.
Market & Trends Smart Glass Industry (Optical and Sensor Components) to Reach $3.2 Billion by 2019 Mar-03-15 - If smart glasses, such as Google “Glass” emerge as a mass market item – perhaps replacing smart phones as the main mobile computing and communications platform over the next decade -- they will generate $3.2 billion in new business revenues for the makers of sensors, lightguides, microdisplays and micromirrors.
Products New autoclavable TO LED with customizable caps and glass lenses Mar-03-15 - The next SCHOTT Solidur™ LED design for medical devices is available - The international technology group SCHOTT is introducing a third LED product design to complement its series of autoclavable light sources for use in medical instruments.