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Forel at GA18 - AGGA (Australia)
Forel will attend at GA18, the annual National Conference organized by the Australian Glass and Glazing Association at Goald Coast (Australia), from 28th to 31st of August.
Impressive: Bystronic glass jumbo’sealer for glass sizes up to 3,21 x 6,00 m © Metro Performance Glass
Bystronic glass once again achieved great success after the installation of a new B’JUMBO I.G. line in Auckland, New Zealand.
The cutting table is able to handle jumbo sheets up to 3m x 6m
A LiSEC automatic cutting line with loading system was recently installed at Glass 360, a newly formed glass processing company in Queensland.
Under The Surface - DigiGlass Makes Waves in the Northern Territory
The Carnarvon Fuse Art Collective presents a stunning public art piece digitally printed onto low iron, cyclonic glass.
As a member of the AWA, Soft Tech attends the annual Fenestration Australia conference in support of the organisation and their efforts, but the event also offers a holistic view of what is going on in the industry, and we like to keep our ear to the ground so to speak.
Smart building material company ClearVue Technologies Limited is pleased to announce it has now taken the next step on its commercialisation path, confirming certification of its solar window technology to Australian Standard AS 2047 (refer to ASX Announcement of 4 June 2018).
ClearVue signs MOU to provide Solar Window Technology to Industrial Hemp Based Sustainable Eco-friendly Micro Home provider Mirreco.
Don't miss out - Early Bird registration closing end of May!
Allegion, plc has agreed to acquire GWA Group Limited’s Door and Access Systems Business through one of its subsidiaries. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2018.
We’re delighted to announce that leading Australian system company Alspec has become AluK’s exclusive distributor on the Australian market, meaning AluK products will soon be available in the country.
To help clients unlock business opportunities in developing critical infrastructure, global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has appointed industry veteran Johnny Lam to spearhead the company’s business development and strategy execution in Greater China.
SCM Group Australia, along with our partners FOM Industrie and TigerStop, will be exhibiting our very best in aluminium and timber manufacturing and machining for windows and doors.
The exact glass make up was 8mm LoE-366 clear / 12 Argon / 8mm clear, amounting to rather solid units that had to be craned in on site but the end result has made it all worth while.
Made from Viridian DecorFloor custom laminate glass, the portal is a world-first and could herald in a series of similar designs across the country.
Windows are an essential and beautiful element of modern architecture.
Australian Building Construction Going Beyond Aesthetics Through Advanced Façade Design and Engineering.

Articles

Glass has entered the sustainability vernacular in a big way, which is great news for builders.
Incidents in Melbourne of ‘spontaneous’ glass breakage are more about the construction industry forgetting the lessons of the past than ‘cheap’ Chinese imports.
Glass canopies are a common design element added to homes and commercial buildings around the world, whether they’re new or old.
With a sophisticated, modern appeal and the long-lasting promise of this highly durable building material, adding a glass canopy over the front door can create just the right finish for your build.
We all know the basic function of a window and why we think it’s important to the design and functionality of our home – to let in the light and allow us to see our surroundings.
Switchable Glass Makeup – Clear or Coloured Glass
What does thermally broken mean, and what are thermally broken aluminium windows and doors?
One of the best reasons to use Altair Louvre Windows in bathrooms is their ability to offer both privacy and ventilation simultaneously.
The Station Hotel in Prahran’s Greville Street was a favourite watering hole and stay-over for generations. Its recent revision by architects Interlandi Mantesso sees 41 apartments rise discretely behind the classic Victorian pub facade and an uber-cool, bespoke, Viridian glass shell.
Glass has been used for both decorative and functional purposes for much of history; the forms and techniques used have changed with our technological advances.