Commercial opportunity with unique Chromatics safety glass

Date: 30 July 2010
  • Klöpper KG
Chromatics is a modern, lightweight, shatterproof safety glass with a number of unique features that are changing conventional thinking throughout the worldwide cladding and glazing markets.

Significantly it is a glass and aluminium laminate – and not susceptible to catastrophic nickel sulphide breaks.

At Glasstec this year, there is an opportunity for glass manufacturers, glass processors and entrepreneurs throughout the world to manufacture or distribute the innovative and versatile Chromatics product under licence.

The companies behind this licence package opportunity are Sycamore Engineering Ltd and Klöpper KG of Dortmund.  Sycamore has developed the Chromatics process in the UK, where it has been exhaustively independently tested against impact, weathering, and thermal differences.

The product is a unique safety glass that offers unrivalled design opportunities, in colour or print, along with extraordinary resilience and safety. It is an integral component of monolithic panels, double glazed units, rainscreen systems and a wide range of interior applications, and is environmentally acceptable to modern architectural needs, using no toxic elements in product or process with a significantly smaller carbon footprint than ceramic-coated tempered glass.

If you are interested in plant investment or product distribution and marketing, visit us on the Klöpper Stand - Hall 15/ A39 at GLASSTEC, Dusseldorf – from Sep 28th to Oct 1st

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About Sycamore Engineering Ltd

Sycamore Engineering Ltd supplies bespoke production facilities for the manufacture of Chromatics products in co-operation with Klöpper KG of Dortmund. Chromatics retains all the advantages of annealed glass while enjoying exceptional performance standards, made possible by the extraordinarily resilient qualities it acquires by bonding together, at a molecular level, float glass, colour layer and metal, transforming them into a unique new laminate which is lightweight, shatterproof and safe. 

About Klöpper KG

Klöpper KG of Dortmund has been involved in the production of glass processing plants for more than half a century. It has developed an enviable reputation as one of the world’s most respected machinery suppliers in this sector, with widespread experience of laminating, coating and glass handling.  

Klöpper is ideally placed to partner in a turnkey operation and has a proven track record in system definition, planning, design, implementation and commissioning.  Almost a quarter of the total company workforce are engineers.  All Klöpper plants are tailored to site conditions, offering high performance and high production rates.  Every consideration is given to sustainable development programmes with a view to reducing and recycling consumables.

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