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Advanced machines offer industry-best digital glass printing for the architecture and automotive markets
Tests confirm new compatibility of high-performance glass coatings. Diamon-Fusion® can be applied onto OPACI-COAT-300® coated glass, offering a multi-beneficial solution for the AEC industry.
The sights and sounds from the last day of the 2021 edition of GlassBuild America in Atlanta, GA.
TurkishGlass was highly recognized by visitors with its high production capacity, wide product range, high quality and experience.
Windows, Doors & Facades Event and Gulf Glass come to a successful close with 1,200+ exhibitors participating from all over the world.
The following companies received Best in Show Awards for their exhibit booths at GlassBuild America 2021.
See all the happenings from the floor of GlassBuild America 2021 in Atlanta, GA.
While the overall U.S. economy may see a deceleration in growth in 2022, the North American glass industry can expect “a pretty appealing runway” with “years of growth,” says Connor Lokar, senior forecaster for ITR Economics.
The Glazing Executives Forum, now in its 15th year, is organized by the National Glass Association and held in conjunction with GlassBuild America.
Pandemic Challenges Accelerate Automation
The annual International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) makes its way to the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas, Sept 14-16, 2022.
GPD Finland 2021 – Winter Edition Dates Release
FHC donates $100,000 to fund glazier training and recruitment efforts
The sights and sounds from the 2021 edition of GlassBuild day 1 from Atlanta, GA.

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For years and years research, development and discussions have been made on the safety of glass structures.
Building code requirements for wind-borne debris protection have been in existence since the mid- 1990s, and as a result, many glazing systems have been tested and certified to these performance requirements.
For nearly 50 years, glass has been used as structural elements in glass fin applications. These applications include interior and exterior projects, supporting facades, canopies, storefronts, curtain walls and skylights.
Anisotropy is the term used in the façade industry to describe the manifestation of patterns and colourful areas in heat-treated glass under certain light and viewing conditions.
Connecting glass with heat bonds is a way to create all-transparent glass structures. Two methods have been researched in theory and practice, glass welding, through local heating, and glass fusion through global heating.
This paper focuses on the geometric optimization of the free-form gridshell towards planar quad glass units.
UNStudio made a beautiful design for the C&A building with a lots of glass elements to connect with the buildings around.
The Swiss society of engineers and architects (SIA) initiated a structural glass standard committee with the task to develop a Swiss glass design standard.
The present work uses non-linear material laws for FEA and exhibits the behavior of the sealant joint in various load scenarios on several projects.
The present paper presents an ongoing research project considering the failure of glass at high strain-rates. It provides a brief review of existing studies showing a strength increase with loading rates relevant for e.g. blast loads.
In this work, a combined Voronoi and finite-discrete element method (FDEM) approach for reconstructing the post-fracture model of laminated glass (LG) was proposed.
This paper gives an overview of experimental research performed on glazing subjected to fire loading.