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Partnership between Bystronic glass and HEGLA terminated in mutual agreement.
Glaston Group has closed a deal for several pre-processing machines with Chinese Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited, one of the biggest glass companies in China covering float glass, solar glass, coated glass and automotive glass.
It was a busy week for Mappi, we were present simultaneously in the New and the Old World.
On November 11, 2019, the new factory of NorthGlass SiNest, located in Ruyang industrial agglomeration area, Luoyang city, was filled with colorful flags and crowds.
India is growing faster, also in glass industry. Zak Glass Technology Expo 2019 it’s a platform where entire glass industry will showcase state of the art products and technologies. 
Every fair is an emotion, every fair is an opportunity to meet new friends and to meet with those who, like Mappi, make glass tempering a passion, 365 days a year.
Wrapping up 2019 and looking forward to 2020!
From November 14 to 17, 2019, The Theme Forum "China · New Reality" sponsored by AIA (The American Institute of Architects) International Region and AIA Shanghai Branch and undertaken by NorthGlass and other companies was held at Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai.
The three-day international glass showcase for the Southeast Asian architecture and building industries spanned over a gross exhibition area of 10,000 square metres at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition and saw the participation of 124 exhibitors from 14 countries.
The four-day Fenestration BAU China (refer to as: FBC) concludes on November 8, 2019 in Shanghai New International Expo Center (Pudong New District).
Glaston’s co-operation negotiations concerning adaptation measures have ended. As a result, Glaston plans to decrease the number of employees in Finland by approximately 12 people, out of which at most 8 employments will be terminated.
US Glass magazine announced that Mappi International has won the 2019 Readers Choice Award for Machinery - Tempering with our Industry 4.0 Technologies.
Poland has an excellent relationship with the glass industry: a growing market and many window producers open to innovation, new technologies and better design solutions.
Mappi will be present with its avant-garde furnaces, with its solutions able to satisfy the needs of today's and tomorrow's customers.
The 17th International Glass Products, Glass Manufacturing, Processing & Materials Exhibition take place at Halls 5 & 6 Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), Jakarta from 12 - 14 November 2019.
The South American branch will take part in the event.

Articles

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?
Skaala was founded in 1956 as a one-man company. The father of the two current owners, Hannu and Markku Hautanen, was a carpenter and already in those days, he processed glass while repairing doors and windows.

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