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The Irish company Kastus announced a €1.5m investment led by the Atlantic Bridge University Fund.
The survey of 100 senior architects and building specifiers from across the UK reveals the industry is divided on its view of the long-term impact of the EU Referendum result.
Şişecam has acquired all assets of Italy-based flat-glass manufacturer Sangalli for EUR 84.7 million.
With an offer of 90M euros, Sisecam won against Guardian
The flat glass industry in Egypt is in danger due to rising costs, the foreign currency shortage, and the lack of some production inputs.
US demand for commercial window and door products is forecast to reach $10.3 billion in 2020 on advances of 4.5 percent per annum.
Worldwide demand for flat glass is forecast to expand 5.0 percent annually through 2020 to 9.6 billion square meters, valued at $94 billion.
Research reveals that while the home improvement sector contracted last year, installed value has held its own. John Leary, Sales and Marketing Director, Emplas, discusses.
ESG Group Limited, the UK’s largest independent glass processor, have launched another first in the UK’s glass processing market.
Photovoltaics is experiencing a worldwide boom – and not without good reason.
In a move that continues the recent upward trend of international deal-making, Jurawatt is delighted to confirm the sale of an entire container of DESERT solar modules to Bangladesh.
Windows in Baltic Countries, Caucasus and Central Asia.
Large spending on construction & renovation activities is expected to boost window and door market size over the coming years.
The report offers a comprehensive overview of the Global Glass Processing Equipment market.
Applications in the building industry
This report studies Energy Saving Glass in Global market, especially in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia and India.
Centre for functional and surface-functionalized glasses is the project supported by the 8th European Framework programme for Research and Innovation HORIZON 2020.
The latest research by Pilkington UK highlights that the average UK homeowner has spent £11,240 on home improvements during the last five years, choosing to adapt their living space rather than moving elsewhere to meet their changing needs.

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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.