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 Sika Target Market Industry announces personnel promotion Feb-10-16 - Sika Corporation, Target Market Industry announces the following personnel appointment. Mr. Mike Rea is appointed to the position of Senior Product Engineer for TM Industry, with main responsibilities for Aftermarket Auto Glass Replacement and Flat Glass activities.
Announcements GGF responds to VAT Consultation Feb-10-16 - On 3rd of February 2016, the GGF responded to the HM Revenues and Customs (HMRC) Consultation on “Changes to the reduced rate of VAT for Energy Saving Materials” as published on 9th December 2015.
Companies SWISSPACER explained Feb-10-16 - SWISSPACER, a Saint Gobain company, has two new videos that explain the origin and global reach of its business.
Companies Bastürk Glass selects Sorg Feb-10-16 - German company Sorg said it was honoured to have been selected as the furnace supplier by Bastürk Glass for its greenfield project in Turkey.
Products Glass is the Key to Super-Slim TVs with Brilliant Images Feb-10-16 - Large-screen, ultra-high-definition (UHD) televisions the thickness of a smartphone might have been unthinkable until fairly recently. But innovations in glass technology are making them possible today.
Machinery XSClimber – the safest hoist for self-hoisting gondolas Feb-10-16 - In a Facade XS solution, self-hoisting gondolas use the XSClimber – an electrical self-reeving traction hoist, designed and manufactured by XSPlatforms to take any gondola to the desired height safely and without any noise.