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Recently IGE Glass Technologies announced the promotion of Jeff Spicer to the roles of General Manager and Chief Operating Officer (COO). We caught up with Jeff to get his thoughts on the new role and more.
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This article was written based on one of the commissioning cases that Mr. Tahvo Sutela from Lasifakta Oy received. He was asked to go on-site and control the level of implementation for, among other things, the insulating glass gas fill content.
This article was written based on one of the commissioning cases that Mr. Tahvo Sutela from Lasifakta Oy received.
Glaston has reviewed its strategy and updated its financial targets for the strategy period 2018–2021 as a result of its acquisition of Bystronic glass.
The National Glass Association (NGA), with the Insulating Glass Manufacturer's Alliance (IGMA), announced the publication of a new jointly-produced resource for the glazing and glass products industry.
The company will be showcasing the most effective gas filling solutions for today’s market place, as well as the leading non-invasive gas testing equipment.
Forel will attend to Mir Stekla 2019 (Moscow), the main exhibition dedicated to glass products, equipment and technologies for glass making and processing in Russia.
Designer, manufacturer and supplier of rooflights, Roof Maker, is maintaining its position at the forefront of industry developments with the launch of its new rooflight, the Conservation Luxlite™️.
Façade Solutions is a full service company offering design, supply and installation of custom, integrated solutions for the building envelope.
With the updated Thermix WinUW calculator from Ensinger, it is easy to calculate the energy efficiency of the window.
IGE Glass Technology along with several major brands will be on hand at the premier gathering of machinery and software experts
Oakland Glass Ltd will once again be exhibiting at the FIT Show this year to catch up with friends and colleagues away from the office, and to promote best practice in glass with an exciting new launch.
H.B. Fuller will showcase two exciting hot melt, pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) products at ICE Europe 2019.  Visit booth 1650, Hall 5, and learn more about the company's scientist-designed technology. 
The Italian Bottero Group (Bottero) manufactures laminated glass lines for producing structural and safety glass.
Alpen is rolling out triple pane products that are lighter, thinner, and will (eventually) be cheaper.

Articles

The compatibility of two or more materials consists in their capacity to co-exist in juxtaposition for an indeterminate period of time without manifesting signs of detachment (delamination), discoloration or alterations produced by chemical interactions.
Condensation is regarded as a problem associated with old and new windows. Commonly seen on the inside pane of glazing, new high performance sealed units and windows have resulted in condensation sometimes forming on the outside pane.
Thin glass – as thin as a razor blade or a human hair – is a reliable method to protect smartphone touchscreens, sensitive filters and sensors.
With the myriad of glass type available now, it is often confusing what to choose in terms of safety, thermal and solar performance and balancing cost with the benefits on offer.
Glass makes modern life possible, from our coffee makers, fireplaces, and induction cooktops to oil pipelines, syringes, lasers, and more.
When it comes to glazing your self-build, extension, or renovation project, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by choice.
Condensation, and in very cold scenarios, ice can form on the external pane of some modern glass units.
Triple glazing is essentially the same as double glazing, except it is constructed with 3 panes of glass, creating 2 sealed air cavities.
sedak GmbH & Co.KG, Germany, operates the largest insulating glass line in the world – about extraordinary glass processing and the role of LiSEC.
LiSEC is the pioneer in terms of the development and production of production lines for large-scale insulating glasses – incl. interview with Hannes Spiss, facade engineer at Arup, Büro für Bautechnik (office for construction technology)
Skaala was founded in 1956 as a one-man company. The father of the two current owners, Hannu and Markku Hautanen, was a carpenter and already in those days, he processed glass while repairing doors and windows.
glassonweb.com contacted the major players in the flat glass industry, asking for their statements regarding the Brexit vote results and how they see it affecting the near future of the European glass and construction markets.

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