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Glass innovations secure development potential for the crafts and skilled trades
Glass innovations secure development potential for the crafts and skilled trades The crafts and skilled trades are benefiting from the ever-growing diversity of the glass products range for building shells and interior design. Glass-processing companies but also associated trades and sectors, which are keeping track of the current trends and developments, are presented with a constantly expanding field of operation. full story  »

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Fa├žades the focal point: wafer-thin solar cells transform glass fronts into power plants

Upcoming events
CIGE 2014
Beijing, China
16-18 Sep 2014

12th ESG 2014: ATIV
Stazione Sperimentale del Vetro, Parma-Italy
21-24 Sep 2014

Sri Lanka Glass International Expo 2014
3-5 Oct 2014

Latest news
Investing Again at GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo
Sep-17-14 -  The glass and fenestration industries joined together in Las Vegas last week for the largest annual event on the continent—GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo—where attendance and new product introductions reached pre-recession levels.

Ensuring Ensuring effective protection against carbon leakage after 2020 - A must for the European-based flat glass industry
Sep-17-14 -  Position paper on the EU ETS post-2020 - The 2014 quantitative assessment carried out by the European Commission for establishing the carbon leakage list for the period 2015-2019 has shown a 20% increase in the risk of carbon leakage in the flat glass sector, compared to the previous assessment done in 20091.

Albert Albert Paley Selected as First Artist for New Specialty Glass Artist Residency Program Offered by Corning Museum of Glass and Corning Incorporated
Sep-17-14 -  The Corning Museum of Glass and Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) announced today the launch of a new artist residency program, which will support artists in adapting specialty glass materials for the creation of new work. The first artist selected for this unique collaboration is American sculptor Albert Paley, who is best known for his large-scale works in metal.

SCHOTT SCHOTT components and products for use in the optics and medical industry on display at ENOVA in Paris
Sep-17-14 -  Optical glass, filters, glass optical fibers and lighting solutions - With 130 years of experience in the development and production of high quality optical glass, the international technology group SCHOTT offers a wide variety of materials based on optical glass for applications in optics, medical and microscopy.

C.R. C.R. Laurence Introduces New Line of Locking Ladder Pulls with A.D.A. Compliant Features
Sep-17-14 -  CRL engineers five new Locking Ladder Pulls with design characteristics that allow for improved operation for individuals with disabilities. C.R. Laurence prides itself on engineering quality architectural solutions that aid architects, contractors, and installers create buildings that combine aesthetics with real world functionality.


Turkish Glass Workers Reach Collective Agreement After Strike Ban
Sep-17-14 -  Members of IndustriALL Global Union’s affiliate Kristal-Is went on strike on 20 June 2014 over the failure of sector-wide negotiations in the glass industry. The Turkish Government postponed, in reality banned, the strike eight days after it was launched.

Ardagh Group in US$1m deal with HP to deploy network tech to 20k workers
Sep-17-14 -  Irish packaging multinational Ardagh Group has invested €1m in a new HP networking rollout that will bring wired and wireless networking to more than 20,000 employees in 25 countries.

GFT & JSJ Jodeit Cooperation
Sep-17-14 -  The German companies JSJ Jodeit GmbH and GFT GmbH decided to cooperate together beginning with August 2014.

KSL KSL staubtechnik gmbh at the glasstec 2014
Sep-17-14 -  From 21 to 24 October 2014 in Düsseldorf - glasstec 2014 is the leading trade fair of the worldwide/world’s glass industry…

Linetec Linetec shares a new white paper on antimicrobial protection infused coatings
Sep-17-14 -  Linetec offers “Antimicrobial Protection for Public Building Applications,” a new white paper. Co-authored by Linetec, The Sherwin-Williams Company and Microban International, Ltd., the paper is available free for download at


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