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The annual FeneTech User Conference has evolved into one of the best reasons to choose FeneVision as your fenestration ERP solution.
Exhibitors provide Expert Know-How on Current Topics
Holding the leader position in flat glass production in Europe, Şişecam has attended Share Athens 2019 which took place in Greece.
Every NGA Conference is a privileged point of view on glass technology trends, and a great occasion to develop new resources and ideas.
From educating architects, to engaging code officials, to influencing legislation, efforts to promote and protect the glass and glazing industry dominated the conversation at the National Glass Association 2020 Annual Conference in La Jolla, California.
DFI is doing an interactive presentation at KBIS 2020 titled “Seeing is Believing: How Protective Coatings Are Changing the Industry”, where we’ll show you how low maintenance coatings work and how they can make you serious money.
Today at its Annual Conference in La Jolla, California, the NGA's President & CEO Nicole Harris announced a name change to its biannual technical conferences.
WindoorEX Middle East has already proved to be a solid and reliable platform for B2B cooperation between manufacturers, suppliers and quality buyers of all hues connected to the fenestration industry in the Middle East.
This week, we would love to share with you the next 3 videos from Research & Development session.
The 81st Conference on Glass Problems invites engineers, educators, students, and solutions providers working with aspects of glass manufacturing to submit an abstract for an oral presentation at this premier industry conference.
Deadline for abstract submission is 19 January 2020!
From January 1 to March 31, 2020, market leaders, SMEs, start-ups and project owners are all invited to submit their pioneering ideas and projects for the most important innovation prizes in the energy industry – The smarter E AWARD, Intersolar AWARD and ees AWARD.
San Diego is a beautiful destination, but from 13 to 15 january it’s “the destination” for everyone in the glass industry: in San Diego there is the NGA 2020 Annual Conference!
FIT Show organisers and Building Our Skills (BOS) have joined together to launch a new campaign designed to get the entire fenestration industry discussing and challenging workplace stereotypes.
To start the year 2020, GPD Team would love to share with you the next 3 videos from Research & Development session.

Articles

The use of laminated glass in structural applications has become more recognized and preferred as a safer choice to monolithic tempered or heat strengthen glass.
During a recent project to understand the ability to use Transparent Structural Silicone Adhesive (TSSA) via linear bonding for cable wall fittings, a unique aspect of the material indicates a potential novel method for cold bending glass.
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.