Curtain wall, storefront glass, and windows are everyday parts of building design and construction. Like all parts of a building exterior, glazing elements have to meet the fundamental functional requirements of providing thermal, water, and air/vapor control, while also being aesthetically pleasing. full story»
Announcements Eastman Launches New Vanceva® Website with Expanded Functions and Photo Gallery Feb-08-16 - Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE: EMN), manufacturer of the Vanceva Color System for laminated glass, announced today the launch of www.vanceva.com, a redesigned website to improve communication with professional architects, interior designers, glass fabricators, engineers and other industry professionals.
Products Behind The Glass: 605 3rd Avenue Feb-08-16 - A Magnificent Entrance to a Timeless Building - 605 3rd Avenue is a timeless classic in NYC’s ever changing skyline.
Products Glass stronger than brick for Chanel’s new facade Feb-08-16 - A wall of glued glass bricks that is ten times as strong as a regular brick facade. Experiments conducted by the Glass & Transparency research group proved this could be true.
Announcements Westcountry puts £5 million into four-fold growth plan Feb-08-16 - Westcountry Glass is making the biggest investment in its 37-year history, with a move to a 40,000sq ft factory housing new state-of-the-art toughening and CNC lines as well as creating approaching 40 skilled jobs within the group.
Announcements GGF Group presents at FIT show seminars Feb-08-16 - The GGF Group is delighted to announce that it will be presenting on seven different topics covering nine presentation slots over the three days of the show.
Announcements Implementation of energy saving programs Feb-08-16 - February 3, 2016 a meeting on the topic held in Russia StekloSouz in the framework of energy saving programs: "Implementation of a package of measures for the withdrawal of glass factories on the wholesale electricity market and power".