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Glass&Alu Saudi Arabia The International Exhibition for glass, Aluminium and fenestration industry (Products – Technologies)
6-9 April 2015, Riyadh – Saudi Arabia
Announcements Three containers of Vitro are awarded in the United States of America Nov-26-14 - Vitro, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: VITROA), hereinafter “Vitro” or the “Company”, the leading glass producer in Mexico, reports that the Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) awarded Vitro Packaging, exporting subsidiary of Vitro’s glass containers, three awards in its annual “Clear Choice Awards”, where winners were chosen from 71 entries based on criteria that included innovation, design, and how attractive the product is to the consumer.
Products Solar Control Glass Nov-26-14 - The DoC Dortmunder Centrum fur Medizin and Gesundheit (Dortmunder Center for Medicine and Public Health) at Dortmund, Germany, is the result of restoring a former building of WestLB near the main station.
Products Glass melting electrode with new cooling system Nov-26-14 - Plansee presented a new cooling system for molybdenum electrodes at the Glasstec trade fair in Düsseldorf. It is intended to protect against premature boiling water corrosion.
Events Greenbuild 2014, part 1 – Big Developments in the Big Easy Nov-26-14 - By Derek Malmquist - This year’s Greenbuild show was held in New Orleans and the Big Easy witnessed some big innovation in green building technology. Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building products company, was the show’s Platinum Sponsor and its exhibit floor area – which featured SageGlass®, CertainTeed, and Adfors – was dubbed “The Other French Quarter” by show attendees.
Products Glazing for facades Nov-26-14 - Hauser Plads is situated in the Old Town of Copenhagen, Denmark. A public square, it is separated by the more popular and larger square, Kultorvet by the former Copenhagen Central Library Building.
Announcements Made in Italy: the glass industry looks abroad Nov-26-14 - The Association of Italian suppliers of machinery, accessories and special products for glass processing (GIMAV) and SACE, a group specialized in supporting Italian competitiveness abroad, have announced today the signing of a cooperation agreement aimed at strengthening the international competitiveness of GIMAV’s member companies, providing more effective access to insurance and financial solutions to support export and internationalization.
Companies China Specialty Glass AG announces preliminary financial results 2013 Nov-26-14 - For the full financial year 2013 China Specialty Glass AG ("CSG"), holding company of one of the largest producers of security glass in China, reports preliminary, unaudited results: Revenues increased year-on-year by 4.4 per cent to 118.7 million Euros.
Events Optimistic Mood at glasstec 2014 Nov-26-14 - After difficult times in large parts of the glass sector there are now clear signs of positive market developments. This was the clear message from the feedback of the 1,217 exhibitors at Glasstec 2014.
Events Successful at glasstec Nov-26-14 - Some days have passed already since glasstec 2014. The international trade fair glasstec has been an absolute must for futronic since many years and of course we did not want to miss it this year to meet our customers and business partners and to present some innovative ideas.