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Two hundred forty-two presentations and interesting trade show booths await visitors at this year's edition of GPD. Of course, A+W will also be there and as a GPD sponsor.
Both users and employees leave with newfound goals.
It is less than one week until the event, this is the final call for registration!
Glass Technology Expo Mexico is the trade show of glass technology recently held in Mexico City. The Citibanamex Center was the space that hosted the new edition of the show from June 11 to 13.
Dr Peter Mrosik, CEO and owner of profine Group which includes the KÖMMERLING brand, flew into the FIT Show to visit the staff, key customers and to host what was to be a very open and informative industry media question and answer session.
A self-confessed “Greenpeace dropout” spoke about why he chose to leave the organization to find alternate routes toward protecting the environment during the 2019 Joint AAMA and IGMA Summer Conferences, June 17-20 in Victoria, BC.
Windowmaker Software just wrapped up exhibiting successfully at the FIT Show 2019.
Visitors to the FiT Show flocked to the Windowlink stand to get a demo of Kestrel, the new online business manager.
Mike Burk (Sparklike) gave a presentation on workplace safety at the 2019 Joint AAMA and IGMA Summer Conferences in Victoria, BC (June 17-20).
The Russian and East European construction and interior design markets are leaning more and more toward energy-efficient buildings.
Proving that heritage is trend here to stay, The Genesis Collection was a hit with homeowners at The NEC’s Homebuilding and Renovating Show.
The Milwood Group were out in force at the FIT show Exhibition in the NEC, Birmingham and they had the best response yet from existing and potential trade partners to the stand.
Last month, the worlds leading glassmaking companies attended the Glassman South America.
Tremco illbruck’s state-of-the-art sealant solutions went down a storm at FIT Show 2019.
On 5 June, Glass for Europe was in Riga, to meet national delegates from all EU members (and Norway) who gathered to discuss the EPBD implementation during the CA EPBD – Plenary Meeting.
dmg events, a leading international events company, has appointed Ben Greenish as Senior Vice President to head its growing construction division and market leading Big 5 brand.

Articles

This article reviews the history and current status of Vacuum Insulating Glass (VIG), and discusses future possibilities for this technology.
This paper will describe the design, detailing, testing and construction of structural glass beams as part of load bearing grid shell structure in the newly built Zaryadye Park in Moscow, Russia.
The functionality of glass goes far beyond the proven basic properties of this transparent material.
This year the special show will address the four focal themes Interactive Façades/Display Glass, Energy and Performance, Structural Glass and New Technologies.
Presented below are some of the special challenges facing the skilled glass-processing trades: many products are becoming smarter.
Current product trends and innovations in production will be presented by manufacturers at glasstec 2018.
The author proposes a simple surface quality test using a standard window cleaning scraper and common smartphone or shop microscope.
At glasstec 2018 in Düsseldorf exhibitors will present intriguing developments in the display glass segment. This theme is also addressed in a very special way by the expert conference “Function meets Glass” on 22 and 23 October.
Arup are consulting engineers for a series of recent projects involving curved glass: The High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas and a revolving feature lift for the new Louis Vuitton townhouse in London.
XXL glasses expand the scope for design in architecture: view and admire at glasstec 2018 in Düsseldorf from 23 to 26 October 2018
Glass is enhanced with added functions to form an integral part of the building network. We are still in the early stages of development.
This article will focus on the edge stability of PVB and ionoplast laminates and address the potential causes of blemishes.