GPAD announced on January 21, that their 2015 conference is open for registration, where the best minds in the North American glass industry meet annually to discuss advancements and trends in glass automation. full story»
Glass&Alu Saudi Arabia The International Exhibition for glass, Aluminium and fenestration industry (Products – Technologies)
6-9 April 2015, Riyadh – Saudi Arabia
Companies Scheuten intends to close production plant Fijnaart Jan-26-15 - Scheuten intends to close its insulating glass production plant in Fijnaart (Scheuten Glas Randstad) in the course of February. This will align the production capacity of Scheuten to the lower market demand.
Events China Glass 2015 in Beijing Jan-26-15 - Dear DEMAN Friends! Are you searching for high quality grinding and washing machines at most attractive and most economical prices combined with a world wide well established and most experienced network of Sales and Service... ??? if so, you’d better stop over at our booth no. E2 - 030 !
Interesting Facts Intelligent façades generating electricity, heat and algae biomass Jan-26-15 - Materials scientists coordinate new EU-project on intelligent façades - Windows that change their light permeability at the touch of a button, façades, whose color can be changed according to the sunlight, façades and window parts in which transparent photovoltaic modules are integrated or in which microalgae are being bred to provide the house with its own biofuel: This is what the buildings of the future could feature, or at least something similar.
Announcements Saint-Gobain launches sale of glass bottle maker Verallia Jan-26-15 - French building materials group Saint-Gobain is launching the sale of its European glass bottle maker Verallia in a potential 3 billion euro ($3.45 bln) deal, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Companies SCHOTT on a successful course Jan-26-15 - SCHOTT AG continued on its growth course in fiscal year 2013/2014 (October 1, 2013, to September 30, 2014) by improving on all of its earnings indicators. EBIT amounted to EUR 135 million and was thus significantly higher than the EUR 74 million the company reported in fiscal year 2012/2013.
Announcements IEK Group will promote LEDs at the South-East European Exhibition 'EE & RE' 2015 Jan-26-15 - The rapid development in technologies over the last few years has changed the lighting industry. South-East Europe is a promising market - the growth is fuelled by the transition from conventional light sources to more efficient and healthy lighting products. Many companies develop and provide LED lighting solutions.