Vitrum - international trade show dedicated to machinery, equipment and special products for glass processing will take place October 6th to 9th, 2015 at the Fiera Milano exhibition complex in Rho. The exhibition is open to visitors from 6th to 8th October from 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. and on 9th October from 9.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. non-stop. View the latest breaking news... full story»
KASTUS Kastus Antimicrobial Technologies - Patent pending visible light activated photo-catalytic antimicrobial coatings designed to eradicate antibiotic resistant superbugs
Thermoseal Group, the UK’s leading manufacturer of warm edge spacer systems and supplier to the insulated glass (IG) industry for over 35 years has achieved top Passive House Institute (PHI) ratings of phA for Thermobar warm edge spacer tube and phA+ for Thermoflex silicone rubber flexible warm edge spacer. These are both ratings for the coldest Arctic Climate and all regions with lower requirements.
Events Technological innovation front and center at Vitrum 2015 today Oct-09-15 - The 30th A.T.I.V. Annual Conference titled “Advances in Glass Processes: Key innovation topics in hollow and flat glass”, organized by the Association of Italian Glass Technicians (A.T.I.V.) jointly with Vitrum and ITA (Italian Trade Agency), focused on the most sophisticated technology developed by glass specialists.
Products Guardian Introduces SunGuard® Spandrel HT Glass Oct-09-15 - Proprietary Coating System Expands SunGuard Product Portfolio Auburn Hills, Mich. - Guardian Industries Corp. now offers SunGuard® Spandrel HT glass, a new product for North America designed for building façade spandrel applications that benefit both architects and fabricators.
Products New Façade from Schueco has vents that are fully concealed Oct-09-15 - New from Schueco UK is the FWS 60 CV concealed vent façade, a state-of-the-art aluminium system for floor-to-ceiling ribbon windows where it is not possible to distinguish from the outside which vents open and which vents are fixed.
Events Fenzi innovations at Vitrum 2015 Oct-09-15 - Fenzi has a new story to share: a tale of everyday life. Among the many innovations and latest product developments Fenzi plans to unveil at Vitrum 2015, particularly noteworthy is the one related to communication, to the way the group crafts its message to the market and industry professionals.
Announcements Joint development of glass fillers for engineering plastics Oct-09-15 - Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd. (HQ: Otsu-city, Shiga; President: Motoharu Matsumoto, “NEG”) and Nippon Sheet Glass Co., Ltd. (HQ: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Shigeki Mori, “NSG”) have agreed to launch a joint development project of glass fillers, which are used to increase the strength and improve the dimensional stability of engineering plastics.
Announcements Sale of Gallhöfer Dach GmbH in Germany Oct-09-15 - Saint-Gobain has signed an agreement with the investment fund Palero GmbH to sell Gallhöfer Dach GmbH, its specialist roofing product distributor in Germany which reported sales of €149 million in 2014.
Companies Gerresheimer reports good third quarter – Centor acquisition completed Oct-09-15 - Gerresheimer AG sustained its successful trend through the third quarter of the financial year. In more than 40 plants around the world, the Duesseldorf-based, MDAX-listed Group manufactures glass and plastic pharma packaging together with products for the safe and convenient drug delivery such as insulin pens and asthma inhalers.
Companies Southeastern Asset Management reaffirms support for Sika's board Oct-09-15 - Oct 5 Southeastern Asset Management, a shareholder group with a stake in Swiss chemicals company Sika AG, reaffirmed its support for the current board on Monday after controlling shareholders renewed efforts to oust the board after a failed attempt in July.