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FeneTech has made the difficult decision to cancel their annual user conferences scheduled for June 1-3 in Aurora, Ohio, and June 9-10 in Vienna Austria.
TUROMAS participated from 4th to 7th March 2020 in Eurasia Glass, the most important Turkish glass fair, which was held at the Tüyap Trade Fair, Convention and Congress Centre.
Important notice: The organizer has postponed the fair until this September for public health security reasons. We will notify you about the exact date immediately once it is announced.
Sphinx Glass sponsoring the 11th round of Windoorex 2020 as a platinum sponsor.
After canceling their annual user conference last month, FeneTech, Inc. has plans in place to offer its customers a user conference after all—in a virtual environment.
This week, we continue with 2 videos from the Smart Technology session.
We infom that, following the latest Italian government Decree containing the measures for preventing the proliferation of the COVID-19 virus, Vitrum offices will remain closed until Monday 13th April 2020.
Glass and glazing industry leaders gathered in Nashville this March for the 2020 BEC Conference organized by the National Glass Association.
This week, we continue with 2 videos from the Smart Technology session.
As you may already be aware of, Glass South America (GSA) Exhibition 2020 has been postponed to 05-08 November 2020.
As spring arrives, the Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council encourages parents and caregivers to recognize the importance of practicing window safety during Window Safety Week, being observed April 5-11.
Due to concerns about the Corona Virus, three trade shows in which Bohle AG had planned to participate this spring have already been cancelled or postponed.
Vitrum infoms that, following the latest Italian government Decree containing the measures for preventing the proliferation of the COVID-19 virus, Vitrum offices will remain closed until Friday 3rd April 2020.
New dates have finally been set for Nordbygg, which is moved to the September 29 – October 2, 2020.
This week, we continue with 3 videos from the Smart Technology session.
Postponement has been decided after virus spread in the Country; the edition has been rescheduled for November 05 to 08, 2020.

Articles

The use of renewable energies will play a role at “glasstec 2020” as well as at its special show “glass technology live” held in Düsseldorf from 20 to 23 October 2020.
When we speak about technological progress in mechanical engineering in general terms, conversations often revolve around Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
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.