Latest News in Commercial Glass

  • Facades+, a conference dedicated to high-performance and high-design building skins, is headed to Los Angeles, Feb. 5-6. The Los Angeles Facades+ Symposium & Workshops includes a day-long symposium featuring a keynote from world renowned architect James Carpenter. The symposium will also include discussions of net zero, biometric design, and preservation and performance.The second day of...
  • Registration is now open for the American Institute of Architects Convention 2015, to be held May 14-16 in Atlanta. President Bill Clinton will be giving the keynote address on opening day. After leaving the White House, President Clinton established the Clinton Foundation with the mission to improve global health, strengthen economies, promote health and wellness, and protect the environment,...
  • Participant registration is open for GPD Finland 2015, to be held June 24 to 26, 2015 in Tampere, Finland. Show organizers have revamped the 2015 event, featuring the subjects “Business – Innovation – Design,” to include new interactive elements, increased presentations and speeches, with panel discussions, round table dialogues, polls and message boards introduced alongside them, and additional...
  • Glasspex India 2015, the fourth International Exhibition for Glass Production – Processing – Products, will take place March 13 to 15, 2015 at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Center in Mumbai, India. During the 2013 event, more than 180 exhibitors from 22 countries presented their innovations to 3,347 trade visitors from India and abroad.Demand for glass from the beverage, infrastructure and...
  • During glasstec, the new management team for Vitrum held an international press event to illustrate the main themes of the 19th edition of the biennial international trade show specialized in machinery, equipment and systems for flat, bent and hollow glass and in glass and processed products for the industry. Vitrum 2015 is scheduled for Oct. 6-9 at the Fiera Milano exhibition complex in Rho.“...
  • Energy efficiency and net zero design topped discussions during the Western Region meeting for the American Architectural Manufacturers Association, held Oct. 14-15 in Costa Mesa, Calif. Driven by stringent energy performance requirements outlined in California’s Title 24 Building Code, and legislative goals for emissions, the state is at the forefront of energy-efficient building performance and...
  • Things are looking up for the worldwide glass industry, as an optimistic outlook and overall mood permeated the show floor during glasstec 2014, held Oct. 21-24 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Following glasstec 2012, a successful event in the face of economic uncertainty, glasstec 2014 indicated positive market developments after several years of a sluggish North American and worldwide economy....
  • Dip-Tech set a new world record for printer size with the Dip-Tech AR18000 digital ceramic in-glass printer. The achievement was officially recognized by Guinness World Records under the category of “largest digital flatbed printer.” Dip-Tech CEO Yariv Matzliach announced the record today at the glasstec 2014 in Dusseldorf, Germany.Matzliach (center), standing with Bernhard Veh, managing director...
  • glasstec: Trade Fair for Glass Production-Processing-Products opened today at the Düsseldorf fairgrounds in Germany. The show, with more than 1,000 exhibitors from all over the world demonstrating innovations in glass and solar products and processes, is hosted by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH and runs through Oct. 24.“The glass industry has gone through some difficult times in recent years, and sheet...
  • Vetrotech Saint-Gobain is giving away souvenir photo samples of their new polished fire-rated glass ceramic product, Keralite Select. The photo souvenir format demonstrates the product’s distortion-free surface, sharper viewing, truer color, and high light transmission, according to company officials.Attendees of GlassBuild America in Las Vegas, Sept. 9-11, can receive a complimentary souvenir...
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  • Altus Capital Partners, an investment firm focused on middle market manufacturing companies in the United States, acquired GED Integrated Solutions Inc., according to a June 11 announcement. The acquisition will support GED’s continued growth, according to the release. The financial terms of the investment were not disclosed.“We are very excited to now be partnering with Altus Capital Partners as...
  • Officials from Tennessee’s Heritage Glass temporarily suspended operations on May 27, according to a company release, as reported by News Channel 11 in Johnson City, Tennessee. Executives say they are exploring a “potential reinvestment and reorganization situation” for the company.Heritage Glass was formed last year when the company purchased the former AGC North America Blue Ridge glass...
  • Last week, officials from Ontario, Canada-based State Window Corp. announced the launch of Integro Building Systems, a significant new entry in the North American curtain wall construction sector, according to a May 5 company release.A company incorporated in Canada, Integro is a partnership among State and a number of notable construction industry leaders. Integro will design, manufacture, and...