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The organisers of China Glass 2020 has confirmed that the show due to be held on 14th – 17th April 2020 will be postponed to a later date.
Riding the wave of success at previous editions, Tecglass returns to the Eurasian exhibition in partnership with FGI Flat Glass International, trading company and distributor of Spanish-made digital printing technologies in the region.
On display during the exhibition there will be Forel's Vertical arrissing machine (ART. EG) and Profile Bender (ART. PB).
The clever scanning app A+W Smart Companion will now also be presented at FENSTERBAU FRONTALE 2020 for the building components industry.
Following four years of work on improving the recycling of flat glass waste across Europe, the FISSAC* project has held its final conference.
From March 3 to 6, 2020, Crocus Expo for the third year in a row will host the contest for the Future Skills Industrial Design skill as part of the BATIMAT 2020.
Craftsmanship meets technology: Today in exactly 4 weeks, wood and window specialists from all over the world will gather in Nuremberg for the combined Fensterbau Frontale 2020 and Holz-Handwerk 2020.
On March 4, 2020 the Batimat Construction Summit will host events on the development and growth points of the industry.
Those at the 2020 Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Annual Conference heard an economics expert offer perspective on several crucial, global topics.
The new halls C5 and C6 prompted a major re-shuffle of the sections at BAU in 2019, so adaptations for BAU 2021 are only moderate in scale.
This week, we move to a new topic with 2 videos from the Glass Technology Applications session.
FIT Show organisers have been overwhelmed by the huge support that it has received from every corner of the industry since announcing that it would revert to a biennial frequency from May 2021.
In recent weeks, the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus has continued to spread globally. The numbers of those affected in South Korea has also grown.
The Tecglass 2020 international calendar of events begins with WindoorEX Middle East. A tour that will take the best digital printing on glass to the leading industry events around the world.
Notification of Extension of Service Deadline for the 31st China International Glass Industrial Technical Exhibition (China Glass 2020)
The keynote speaker at the 2020 Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Annual Conference made a case for servant leadership over traditional management.

Articles

The Vacuum Insulated Glazing (VIG) is a unique thermally insulating window technology that can provide significant advantages over the conventional insulating units.
The combination of the double-skin concept with unitized systems made current typologies of double glazed units possible.
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.