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At Vitrum, we will showcase our new turnkey Sparklike Online™ system.
VDMA Technology Symposium at the International Conference of the AIGMF in Mumbai on October 10 and 11: “German Glass Technology for the Indian Market”.
Everything for the glass professional will be on display and also shown in live Action Demonstrations as well.
See Glazing Technologies and Solutions Up Close and In Action.
The Leader in Fenestration Robotic Automation Introduces New Product.
AluK will be exhibiting at the upcoming Windows, Doors and Facades Event that will take place from September 24-26, 2019 in Dubai.
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar entitled “State of the Construction Defect Industry in 2019: What’s the Same and What’s New?”
Tickets for this year’s Glazing Summit have almost gone – and companies who want to attend but haven’t got their place yet are being urged to book before it’s too late.
The world’s largest convening of green building and sustainability leaders takes place Nov. 19-22; registration is now open.
Due to popular demand, the People in Glazing Society’s bonus event will be held in tandem with GlassBuild America in Atlanta on Wednesday 18 September.
In 30+ years in the glass industry, I have experienced being on both sides of the aisle at numerous events and conferences and I’ve managed more than a decade of GlassBuild America exhibits.
GlassBuild is the only time of year when every manufacturer has equipment on display in the same room. If you are in the market for handling equipment or machinery, it is the best place to shop and find out what will work for you and your team.
On July 25th, 2019, ZAK World of Facades, co-organized with The Architectural Society of Shanghai China, was held in Shanghai.
All of us in the glass industry—in any industry—spend a lot of time talking on the phone, texting and emailing customers and colleagues. This is all time well spent, but it pales in comparison to meeting in person and showing products in a fresh way.
Two speakers will address the topics of product installation and plant safety at the AAMA Fall Conference (September 30 – October 3).

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.