The product contributes to weight reduction of windows and train comfort through the following features.
*【Train Exterior】Lightweight laminated glass using chemically strengthened glass
Using thin, strong chemically strengthened glass reduces weight by 30% compared to conventional products. In addition, inserting a highly adhesive interlayer between two sheets of chemically strengthened glass enables to enhance the safety of the product.
*【Train Interior】Light control glass WONDERLITE™
Using WONDERLITE™, customers can adjust the transmissivity of outside light to suit their preferences. Light control function eliminates the need for curtains and enhances interior comfort with high heat shielding/thermal insulating glass.
Transmissivity of outside light can be adjusted with electronically controlling special particles encapsulated in laminated glass.
By leveraging the diversity of its materials and technologies, the AGC Group will continue to develop and offer high value-added products that support the safety and comfort of transport equipment.
Junichi Kobayashi, General Manager, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
AGC Asahi Glass Co., Ltd.
(Contact: Yasuo Sugiyama; Tel: +81-3-3218-5603; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)