Insulating Glass Technology

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A project between Bystronic glass and Fraunhofer ISE.
At BAU 2017 Ensinger has presented a new, highly insulating profile for windows, doors and façades.
Contemporary façade glass elements not only enable bright and light-flooded rooms, but also reveal a breathtaking view of the mountain landscape.
Edgetech UK, the driving force for energy efficient glazing, has been named Spacer Bar Manufacturer of the Year in the National Fenestration Awards for the second year running.
GlassBuild America was the ideal platform to reconfirm the international positioning of Fenzi.
New products to be added to our highest performance spacer system ranges.
Thermoseal group has launched its ‘Warm Comfortable Home’ video in 7 different languages as to showcase the benefits of warm edge technology.
Vitro Architectural Glass announced that its Intercept® stainless steel spacer system is a key component in a Crystal Window & Door Systems product that won a 2016 Readers’ Choice Award from USGlass magazine.
The video, which debuted at the 2017 GANA BEC Conference, visually guides viewers through the JEB 3Seal spacer’s assembly process.
Designed for the demand of commercial glazing, the JEB 3SEAL insulating glass spacer system is made from structural thermoset silicone with integral 3A desiccant.
Dr.-Ing. Benjamin Krick of the Passive House Institute, with Managing Director Joachim Stoss and authorised signatory Johannes von Wenserski of Edgetech Europe GmbH upon receiving the Component Award.
Coventry-based Aztec Windows, a Halo fabricator and installer, uses SWISSPACER warm edge spacer bars for the best looks and energy efficiency.
Ensinger once again received the Passive House Institute award for its Thermix warm-edge spacers during the BAU.
Inagas is delighted to partner with Edgetech UK in order to bring the Sparklike Laser™ high performance, non-invasive gas testing equipment to the UK marketplace.
Oknoplast has developed its growth strategy: their target is to double production capacity by 2020. Necessary investments are being discussed right now – obviously, LiSEC is part of Oknoplast’s future.
Triple glazing has now firmly established itself on the market. However, the benefits of improved energy-efficiency and comfort come at the cost of a heavier weight and more complex manufacturing.
As Head of Marketing at Edgetech UK, Charlotte is responsible for communicating who we are and what we do into the markets. Here she talks about her role and Edgetech’s product range.
Three generations of innovation, focus on glass and dedication.
Chris Alderson is Managing Director here at Edgetech UK. His role is to oversee the performance of the company as a whole and here we ask about his priorities at Edgetech and why he’s proud to be a part of the Quanex family.

Articles

When it comes to glazing your self-build, extension, or renovation project, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by choice.
Case Study: I.R.C.C. (Institute for Research and Treatment of Cancer)
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.
Cost cutting, it is often said, is difficult in glass production and processing as this sector is characterised by manual processes.
In August 2013, the LiSEC development team started a major project with the mission: redesign of the tempering furnaces in order to save manufacturing costs and at the same time increase the process reliability. Result: the AEROFLAT.
A desire for more thermally efficient glazing systems has led the development of new proprietary triple and even quadruple glazed insulated glazing units (IGUs) to be used in some buildings.
Internorm is the market leader in Austria as a manufacturer of high-quality window systems and doors and the leading window brand in Europe.

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