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Researchers at the University of Bayreuth, together with partners in China and the USA, have produced an oxide glass with unprecedented toughness.
Şişecam increased its net sales to TRY 58 Billion in the first half of the year
Shandong Yaohua Glass: Austrian quality enriches Chinese insulating glass market
The report explains Şişecam's value-creating operations and vision for a sustainable future.
NGA celebrates 2023 as a year of new initiatives, resources and commitments to the glass and fenestration industries.
During the GIMAV Shareholders’ Meeting on January 17, the 2023 preliminary figures for the Glass Processing Technology Sector, compiled by the GIMAV Study Center, were presented.
Steady improvement in profitability throughout 2023
Glaston Corporation will publish its January−December 2023 Financial Statements Bulletin on Thursday, 15 February 2024 at around 8.30 a.m. Finnish time.
Spending on nonresidential buildings will see a modest 4% increase in 2024, after increasing by more than 20% last year according to The American Institute of Architects’ latest Consensus Construction Forecast.
Sustainability is emphasized in everything Eastman does, including its top growth programs for safe and sustainable materials.
On average, firms project a slight increase in net revenue this year, and a slight decline in 2024
Şişecam reports investment spending of TRY 11,9 Billion in the first 9 months of 2023
Net sales growth led to strong profitability in the third quarter
Glaston Corporation will publish its January–September 2023 Interim Report on Thursday, October 26, 2023 at around 8.30 a.m. Finnish time.
Despite staffing challenges, few firms report outsourcing domestic design work offshore
Şişecam's printed report received both the Platinum Award and the Regional Special Achievement Award from the LACP Awards.

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Industrial manufacture of solar building components and their integration into the building planning process
Analysis of worldwide glass industry developments and trends.
In the European Union, Member States are allowed to set minimum performance requirements to construction products available on their market.
A clean, safe and sustainable source of energy, solar continues to power the world at a faster pace than ever before.
This article is dedicated to dynamic glazing in the façade. This is an update of the articles on smart products in the façade I and II published in March 2019 and May 2020.
Best Practices in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and the Philippines.
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.

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