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Prof. Ahmet Kırman
Şişecam Group reported consolidated net sales of TL 3.1 billion and a net profit of TL 569 million in the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The Group's consolidated EBITDA reached TL 907 million for the same period.
Trex Unveils Top Trends in Outdoor Living for 2018
Desire for Personalization and Year-Round Enjoyment; Ushers In New Approaches to Design and Materials.
China Glass 2018 is Witnessing a Notable Recovery of Chinese Glass Industry
According to data released from the National Statistics Bureau, the gross output of the flat glass industry is expected to achieve 800 million weight cases for 2017, up 3.36 percent compared to 2016 when a profit reached around RMB 10 billion.
U.S. window, door market to spike 25 percent by 2021
The U.S. window and door industry is expected to hit $34 billion in 2021.
TÜV Rheinland saves cost on exports to North America by combining UL and IEC PV testing.
The new event The smarter E Europe, the innovation hub for empowering new energy solutions, has opened along with the four parallel energy exhibitions Intersolar Europe, ees Europe, Power2Drive Europe and EM-Power.
In a members-only session at the AAMA Summer Conference, Nick Limb gave a presentation about the latest AAMA market study, including information about its most recent results as well as the methodology behind how it is conducted.
Unlimited opportunities for constructions, markets, technology.
British Glass is today hosting a face-to-face meeting between the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and representatives from flat, container and fibre glass manufacturing.
92nd Annual Meeting of the German Society of Glass Technology in Conjunction with the Annual Meetings of the Czech Glass Society & the Slovak Glass Society.
Although it sometimes hurts to admit it, the aluminium industry has got an awful lot to thank Kevin McCloud for.
Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) places high demands on solar PV module design.
China now is the largest manufacturer and user of architectural doors and windows and facades in the globe. The number of industry players in the construction industry of doors, windows and facades in China is approximately 6.8 million at present.
The winners will be announced at Intersolar Europe, the world’s leading exhibition for the solar industry, at The smarter E Forum in hall B2, booth B2.570 on June 20, 2018.
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association has released the AAMA 2017/2018 Study of the U.S. Market for Windows, Doors and Skylights.
Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA) and Clean Energy Business Council return for a second year.

Articles

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.
A new method of manufacturing glass could lead to the production of ‘designer glasses’ with applications in advanced photonics, whilst also facilitating industrial scale carbon capture and storage.
A new report has confirmed that the World Health Organization has warned that a post-antibiotic era, where basic healthcare becomes far more dangerous due to risk of infection during routine operations, could arrive this century unless something drastic is done.
Was Fukushima like Chernobyl? There are those who say yes, and those who lean toward no. That is, from a purely technical point of view. But, in the eyes of the media, or of people’s awareness in general, the difference is huge.
In the design of interior spaces, glass is taking on an increasingly prevalent role. Offering numerous new products, innovative refining techniques and stepped-up information activities, the glass industry has successfully opened the door to this major market segment.