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Unlock the next step of automated production | October 7th at 4 PM italian local hour
CMS Glass Technology: High performance machines and exclusive integrated lines for glass processing in live streaming on 11 November
During this web seminar Osama Wardani will help you understand the benefits of using acoustic laminated glass and how it can be used to reduce the effects of noise inside the building.
Three days, over 20 lectures and additional digital content galore
Hear from a panel of industry leaders in glass manufacturing equipment from Italy as they discuss trends in manufacturing.
British Glass are delighted to announce the full agenda for our two net zero webinars in October.
The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) will hold its 2021 Annual Conference virtually due to the continued health concerns around the spread of COVID-19.
As fall temperatures arrive, fire safety comes back into focus, as October 4-10 is Fire Prevention Week in the U.S.
Since its inception, the prestigious Glass Magazine Awards program has provided an opportunity to recognize the best and brightest innovations in glass industry products and projects.
The next big appointment for construction players will take place online from 23 to 26 November.
The rule of thumb for international visitors is: Trade fair participants may travel from all countries to Germany provided that certain conditions are met.
Available 24/7 in the GlassBuild Connect Product Showcase. Find by company name or by product type.
Semi-automatic laminating line for fast production, turn-around system, for flat glass only.
Submit your abstract for the 82nd GPC before January 22, 2021
Hear a conversation between glasstec director Birgit Horn and Professor Ulrich Knaack, Technical Universities of Darmstadt and Delft.
GPD is currently fine-tuning its concept to correspond to the ‘new normal’ and ‘beyond’.

Articles

In this paper we will look at the potential of what is now a commonly used component in facade design - a load-bearing glass wall panel.
The world of constructions and building envelope has been evolving in recent years and the curtain wall has become the main expression of the architects’ imagination.
We have seen rapid expansion in the last decade of laminated glass design using modern analytical and computational methods.
Time-temperature superposition principle is widely used to generate interlayer modulus properties in the form of mastercurves for use in glass design.
Historically, monolithic tempered glass has been primarily used in North America, but with the recent changes to the International Building Code (IBC 2015), laminates with heat strengthened or tempered glass are now required.
This paper presents an evaluation of the use of annealed laminated glass incorporating the stiffer PVB interlayers.
Cantilevered laminated glass balustrades supported by bearing in continuous base shoes are among the most ordinary applications of structural glass.
This case study describes the façade performance of the 2nd tallest building in China, the Ping An International Finance Center (Ping An IFC), located in the city of Shenzhen.
In this paper the mechanical and application properties of Sikaflex®-268, a high performance polyurethane adhesive are presented and compared to Sikasil® SG-500, a typical silicone adhesive used for structural glazing applications in facades.
Decorative glass is limitless in design, colors, patterns, textures, and offers aesthetic brilliance in countless interior applications.
The Surface Compression Stress (SC) data, collected by Stazione Sperimentale del Vetro, were analysed to compare the measurements carried out by Scalp-05 (Scattered Light Polariscope) and Laser Gasp (Strainoptics’ GASP® Polarimeter).
This presentation offers a new perspective on limit device design and specifications especially due to construction phase and post-occupancy habits in urban environments.