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Şişecam Group consolidates its leadership in Europe with the second flat glass production facility in Italy.
Impressions and pictures of the booth | A Vitrum edition strongly dedicated to news, technology and automation.
Automation, digital technology, absolute top quality and a unique range of products. The Fenzi Group’s participation in the 2019 edition of Vitrum was driven by these guidelines.
It was a busy week for Mappi, we were present simultaneously in the New and the Old World.
India is growing faster, also in glass industry. Zak Glass Technology Expo 2019 it’s a platform where entire glass industry will showcase state of the art products and technologies. 
Every fair is an emotion, every fair is an opportunity to meet new friends and to meet with those who, like Mappi, make glass tempering a passion, 365 days a year.
From 18 to 21 March 2020, wood and window specialists from all over the world will gather in Nuremberg for the combined FENSTERBAU FRONTALE and HOLZ-HANDWERK exhibition.
The international glass decoration community came together in November at GlassPrint 2019 and were presented with the latest trends and developments for decorating all types of glass.
Wolfram N. Diener becomes new President & CEO at Messe Düsseldorf GmbH | Erhard Wienkamp joins Board of Managing Directors.
2019 is the year of the pig and that has certainly proven to be the case for the industry’s top networking event, as another hugely successful calendar concluded with the ever-popular Birmingham PiGs party in November.
Hosted in the 100th city to earn LEED certification, Greenbuild examined the creation of a new living standard.
Some of our best moments at Vitrum 2019. Thank you all for joining us.
This week, we will be publishing the next 3 videos from IGU & Window Technology session.
On November 28, Glass for Europe went to GLASSPRINT 2019, in Dusseldorf, to meet representatives from the glass decoration sector and present the outcome of the TNO study on energy savings and CO2 emission reduction potential from glazing.
The “Şişecam International Glass Conference” was held in Istanbul, on November 21-22, 2019.
From November 14 to 17, 2019, The Theme Forum "China · New Reality" sponsored by AIA (The American Institute of Architects) International Region and AIA Shanghai Branch and undertaken by NorthGlass and other companies was held at Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai.

Articles

Glass distortions may cause objects to appear irregular and out of focus when observed through a distorted glass panel.
In the constant search for original designs that truly push the limits, many building projects in the Middle East have been driving global innovation in engineering and façade design.
This contribution is an excerpt of the journal publication by Louter et al. 2018. It explores the potential of thin glass for architectural applications and reports on two thin glass concepts.
New generation thin, lightweight and damageresistant glass seems to be the optimal material for extremely deformable structural elements for façades and building skins.
Extended abstract (The complete contribution will be published in the Glass Structures & Engineering journal).
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.