Tempered Glass Technology

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Since the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, the story of NorthGlass and the Olympics has never stopped, from "Bird's Nest", "Water Cube" to the "ice ribbon".
Glaston has renewed its website to reflect the current company structure, product offering and above all to better serve their customers worldwide.
Glaston Group has closed a deal for a FC Series tempering line with Dutch company Steinfort Glas, an expert in glass processing serving the construction, furniture, interior design as well as the automotive industries.
Recently, NorthGlass has been assessed by Saint-Gobain Deutsche Glas GmbH as A-supplier for the project “New Temper Furnace” in Freiburg, Germany.
The name Formator derives from a Latin word, which means “he who creates, he who invents”. Formator was born to produce and process special glasses.
Steve Goble, Managing Director, HEGLA UK discusses the advantages of the new HEGLA TaiFin range of furnaces, now available on the UK market.
Glaston’s co-operation negotiations concerning temporary layoffs in the company’s units in Finland have ended today.
Shining The "Honored Board”, Northglass Ranks the Top Three in "Top 500 Preferred Brands of China's Real Estate Development Enterprises"
Based on the rapid development of the coronavirus situation, the Finnish Government announced on Monday 16 March 2020, a general limit of ten persons to all public gatherings. Glaston takes the risk relating to the coronavirus very seriously.
Glaston Corporation initiates eemployee cooperation negotiations regarding possible temporary lay-offs layoffs in its Finnish units.
As announced on 13 January 2020, Glaston Corporation has made changes to its Group structure and as of 1 January 2020, has three reporting segments: Glaston Heat Treatment, Glaston Insulating Glass and Glaston Automotive & Emerging Technologies.
This week, we continue with 4 videos from the Tempering & Preprocessing session.
Glaston Corporation’s Annual Review 2019 has today been published in Finnish and English in pdf format on the company’s internet pages at www.glaston.net.
This week, we continue with 4 videos from the Tempering & Preprocessing session.
Glaston Siru App is updated - now available in ANSI version as well. Update your application in your app store.
Notice is given to the shareholders of Glaston Corporation of the Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday, 2 April 2020 at 2.00 p.m. in Kasarmin Salit, Kasarmikatu 21 b, FI-00130 Helsinki, Finland.

Articles

The fragment count in the standardized fragmentation test in the standard EN 12150-1 is the way to define the safety level of tempered glass and a way to also get an indication about the stress and strength level of the tempered glass.
The New Hype in Top End Architecture – an Examination of Latest Product Developments and Projects
A couple of years ago all started with the first measurement of anisotropies and edge stress as well as the detection of White Haze and other glass imperfections right after the furnace.
The author proposes a simple surface quality test using a standard window cleaning scraper and common smartphone or shop microscope.
Learn about the first step we take in maintaining tempered glass quality standards.
Although anisotropy is inevitable when heat treating glass a major breakthrough took place in the industry in 2016 by developing an on-line anisotropy visualisation equipment.
Incidents in Melbourne of ‘spontaneous’ glass breakage are more about the construction industry forgetting the lessons of the past than ‘cheap’ Chinese imports.
Power consumption of the glass tempering furnace refers to the amount of electric energy consumed in the process of tempering certain quantity of glass. The measuring unit commonly used is the kilowatt hour (KWh).
We’ll help you meet the spec with our knowledge of the glass tempering process.
Keeping impurities away from the glass is imperative in the glass tempering process. These impurities can cause damage resulting in a product that doesn’t live up to aesthetic standards, won’t meet a client specification or is completely unusable.
Glass makes modern life possible, from our coffee makers, fireplaces, and induction cooktops to oil pipelines, syringes, lasers, and more.
Have you ever wondered exactly what it means when people talk about things like strengthened and chemically treated glass?

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