Glaston received orders for the FC Series E tempering line in Europe
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20h ago
During the first half of 2024, Glaston has received two orders from North European safety glass manufacturers for the new FC Series E tempering lines. The requirements for safety glass are tightening while glass sizes are increasing, and glass shapes are becoming more complex. Modern Low-Emissivity Glass (Low-E) coatings that are used to increase the energy efficiency of the glazing, require modern tempering capabilities to produce high-quality safety glass. Furthermore, there is a growing need for flexibility and mixed production capabilities. This, combined with a labor shortage challenge ..read more
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Experimental Work on Thick Epoxy Adhesive Bonds for Glass-Steel Joints in a Ship
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1w ago
Danie Wium, Bert Van Lancker, Evert Lataire, Jan Belis MULTI.engineering, Belgium, daniel.wium@multi.engineering Ghent University, Maritime Technology Division, Belgium Ghent University, Magnel-Vandepitte Laboratory, Belgium Vitroplena, Belgium Abstract Integrating glass as a load bearing part of the structure of a ship requires methods of connecting glass to the ship’s structure which are novel within shipbuilding practices. Adhesive bonding is a suitable method of connecting glass to metal in ships and is typically used to bond window panes to metallic frames, although usually with a flexi ..read more
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Indosolar, Commences Operations At 1.30 GW Solar Module Facility
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1w ago
With a production capacity of [1.30 GW], factory marks a milestone in domestic manufacturing and is expected to accelerate employment opportunities and contribute towards propelling India’s journey towards achieving net-zero emissions Indosolar, a subsidiary of Waaree Energies started its operations at a solar module manufacturing facility, in Noida, India. With a production capacity of [1.30 GW], this factory marks a milestone in domestic manufacturing and is expected to accelerate employment opportunities, and contribute towards propelling India’s journey towards achieving net-zero emissions ..read more
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SAINT-GOBAIN COMPLETES THE ACQUISITION OF CSR IN AUSTRALIA
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by admin.glass
2w ago
Saint-Gobain today announces that it has completed the acquisition of CSR Limited (“CSR”), establishing a strong presence in the attractive Australian construction market. CSR is a leading player in building materials in Australia, consisting principally of Building Products (A$1.9bn in sales and an EBITDA margin of c.18% for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2024), with some of Australia’s most trusted and iconic brands. The acquisition fits extremely well with Saint-Gobain’s worldwide offer on light and sustainable construction. Benoit Bazin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Saint-Goba ..read more
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Ensuring autoclave safety in laminated glass production
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by admin.glass
2w ago
Well-Known Safety Glass Consultant J D Pawar Lists Best Practices To Avoid Accidents On Glass Bulletin’s request, the seasoned consultant with extensive experience in laminated glass production and autoclaves provides in-depth know-how of essential safety measures. After last month’s devastating explosion at a laminated glass factory in Hyderabad that resulted in multiple casualties, the importance of autoclave safety has once again been thrust to the forefront. To address these concerns, Mr J D Pawar took upon the task to outline crucial precautions and best practices to ensure the safe and ..read more
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Glasstec: HEGLA puts the spotlight on added value and use of resources
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2w ago
Improving efficiency, saving resources and creating added value – at Glasstec 2024, the HEGLA Group is focusing on solutions that are designed to unlock the full potential of existing products. The numerous exhibits being demonstrated live include several technological innovations, which, for example, upgrade standard glass into bird protection glass for added value.   The insulated glass sorting cycle: first, the insulated glass panes are compiled and dried in the storage area. Once a batch is ready, it is prepared for shipping in precise time with the cycle and in the correct order. Sor ..read more
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Fenzi Group Expands Spacer range of products with Thermoseal Acquisition
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2w ago
Italy, July 3th, 2024 — Fenzi Group SpA (“Fenzi”), a Milan-based chemical company specializing in glass processing solutions, is excited to announce the acquisition of Thermoseal, a key player in the insulated glass (“IG”) industry. The transaction marks a significant milestone for both companies. Alessandro Fenzi, CEO of Fenzi Group, expressed his excitement: “We welcome Thermoseal to the Fenzi family. Their expertise in IG solutions, particularly the innovative Thermoflex flexible spacer product, complements our global growth strategy.” Gwain Paterson ..read more
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AGI Greenpac Invests ₹230 Crore to Strengthen Production and Elevate Export Capabilities
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by admin.glass
3w ago
Hyderabad, 3rd July 2024 – With the global glass packaging market poised for significant growth, from $67.28 billion in 2024 to $93.69 billion by 2032. AGI Greenpac, a focused Packaging Products company in India, is implementing a two-pronged strategy to capitalize on this growth. AGI Greenpac is making a strategic investment of ₹230 crore to modernize its existing furnaces, implement cutting-edge technologies, and optimize production. This initiative will enable the company to better serve the growing demand for high-quality glass packaging solutions. AGI Greenpac is also strategically expand ..read more
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Sisecam Chairman Prof. Dr. Ahmet Kırman leaves company
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by admin.glass
3w ago
Sisecam’s Chairman and Executive Director, Prof. Dr. Ahmet Kırman has left the company as of today (July 1, 2024). He has been with the Turkish-headquartered company since 2006 and said the company had achieved great things in his tenure. Şişecam became a company that operates in 14 countries with 24,000 people with its products distributed around the globe. “I owe a debt of gratitude to all my Şişecam colleagues in this regard. I experienced the unbearable lightness of being a team that runs for the same goal, feels the same excitement, rejoices together, and grieves together. “I would ..read more
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India to host first Solar Festival, aim to enhance renewable energy sector
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1M ago
The International Solar Festival will begin in September in New Delhi with a focus on supporting and enhancing the renewable energy sector to meet the global demand and reduce dependency on fossil fuels. India is all set to host the first ever International Solar Festival in September this year. The announcement was made on Monday by the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi. Emphasising the solarisation of public infrastructure and India’s transition to renewable green energy from fossil fuels, the Solar Festival is expected to boost India’s leadership in the global south in the renewabl ..read more
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