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The GPD organizing committee has decided to postpone the 2021 event to the end of February or early March 2022 (exact dates to be confirmed). 
LiSEC participated in China Glass with a 375 m² booth and was pleased to welcome more than 3,000 visitors on the four days of the event.
HORN® has started the furnace heat-up process at glass packaging supplier Frigoglass' 300 t/d end fired furnace GF2 in Nigeria.
FeneTech Europe Sàrl Director Sylvain Kaiser announced today the dates for this year's user conference to be held 7 June through 10 June.
In response to the new surge in coronavirus cases and the unpredictable dynamics of the pandemic, the HEGLA Group has decided to cancel its participation in the Vitrum trade fair.
Being able to support customers is always a priority for HEGLA, yet the disruption caused by coronavirus meant offering different types of service as the pandemic swept across the country.
Registration is officially open to attend VITRUM 2021!
FIT Show organisers have announced the further postponement of its September 2021 event until May 2022, in response to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding COVID-19.
The 18th edition of Southeast Asia’s leading trade fair for Glass and Façade is postponed and will now take place from 26 – 28 October 2022 at the Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre in Singapore!
SYMPOSIUM 5: Education and Professional Development: Opportunities and Challenges
We are heading into the final laps for the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) and what may just be the best event yet in WFCT’s long history.
14th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology (PACRIM 14) including Glass & Optical Materials Division 2021 Annual Meeting (GOMD 2021)
In view of the impending uncertainty during these pandemic times, Messe Düsseldorf India has decided to reschedule the combined events of glasspex India, glasspro India and fenestrationpro India.
One way change is happening in our industry is through the utilization of new technologies, including software.
Yesterday, the European Commission released the update of the EU Industrial Strategy, firstly published in March 2020, just before the explosion of the COVID19 pandemic.
Episodes dropping 3.22. Need-to-know topics of unique interest to installing companies in a series of quick-hitting, on-demand episodes.

Articles

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.
We are currently on the brink of a new revolution: the revolution that is artificial knowledge.
Impact resistant windows are a very important part of the construction industry and homeowners are well advised to consider their use. But, owners must also recognize that impact “resistant” does not mean hurricane “proof.”
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.
What relevance do British Standards have on the specification of partitions?
Read this guide for an in-depth look at the best in smart home technology for 2017.
AGI has prioritized education about the topic of interior glass partitions.
Advances in glass manufacturing processes mean there has never been more choice when it comes to the fire glass market.