Market & Trends
The survey of 100 senior architects and building specifiers from across the UK reveals the industry is divided on its view of the long-term impact of the EU Referendum result.
Şişecam has acquired all assets of Italy-based flat-glass manufacturer Sangalli for EUR 84.7 million.
One company which has been supplying glass to the auto industry for more than 80 years, and which is a leading automotive glazing innovator is Saint-Gobain Sekurit.
Intersolar Europe, the world’s leading exhibition for the solar industry and its partners, is now open.
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released the AAMA 2016/2017 U.S. Industry Statistical Review and Forecast.
This release is a summary of Glaston Corporation's Interim Report for January-March 2017. The complete report is attached to this release as a pdf-file.
According to a new market report published by Lucintel, the future of the global aluminum door and window market looks promising, with opportunities in the growth of the residential and commercial construction industry.
n-tech Research Issues Latest Smart Windows Materials Market Analysis, Sees $1.1 billion ($US) Market in 2022
Large-scale photovoltaic power plants are an important driver for global PV growth. A growing number of large-scale projects are being implemented and connected to the grid around the world.
Recently, Paul Beers of GCI Consultants welcomed Anirban Basu, Chief Economist for ABC, to the Everything Building Envelope podcast to discuss the outlook for the construction industry in 2017.
Glaston's Annual General meeting was held on 4 April 2017 in Helsinki. View the resolutions of the AGM.
Şişecam's net sales exceeds TL 8.4 billion with an 13.5% increase in 2016.
Glaston Corporation’s Annual Review 2016 has today been published in Finnish and English in pdf format on the company’s internet pages at www.glaston.net.
Smart Renewable Energy, Drones and Digitalization – the hot topics at the Intersolar Europe Conference 2017
An increasing number of photovoltaic plant constructors are investing in large-scale power stations worldwide, creating new areas of focus for the industry.
glassonweb.com contacted the major players in the flat glass industry, asking for their statements regarding the Brexit vote results and how they see it affecting the near future of the European glass and construction markets.
New glass manufacturing technique could enable design of hybrid glasses and revolutionise gas storage
A new method of manufacturing glass could lead to the production of ‘designer glasses’ with applications in advanced photonics, whilst also facilitating industrial scale carbon capture and storage.
According to Kastus® Technologies, Superbugs could kill 10 million people a year & cost $100 trillion
A new report has confirmed that the World Health Organization has warned that a post-antibiotic era, where basic healthcare becomes far more dangerous due to risk of infection during routine operations, could arrive this century unless something drastic is done.
Was Fukushima like Chernobyl? There are those who say yes, and those who lean toward no. That is, from a purely technical point of view. But, in the eyes of the media, or of people’s awareness in general, the difference is huge.
In the design of interior spaces, glass is taking on an increasingly prevalent role. Offering numerous new products, innovative refining techniques and stepped-up information activities, the glass industry has successfully opened the door to this major market segment.