Latest News in Fabrication Glass

  • In the three-year period leading up to the current recession, gross billings at U.S. architecture firms increased nearly $16 billion from 2005 and totaled $44.3 billion in 2008. This equates to 54 percent growth over the three-year period with annual growth of about 16 percent. These findings are from the American Institute of Architects Business of Architecture: AIA Survey Report on Firm...
  • San Clemente, Calif.-based Diamon-Fusion International Inc. (DFI Nanotechnology), global developer and exclusive licensor of patented hydrophobic nanotechnologies, announced today the signing of a new license agreement in Spain with Cristec Vipla, a highly reputable Catalunya-based company. This agreement provides a significant increase in DFI’s market penetration in architectural markets...
  • QComp Technologies Inc., a leading robotics integrator, today announced it plans to showcase its newest suite of automatic glass and module load/unload and palletizing systems at the Solar Power International Show in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 27-29. To be unveiled at the show is the company’s Glass and Module Load and Unload Systems which help reduce labor, increase safety and productivity on...
  • Southwall Technologies Inc., the worldwide innovator of energy-saving films and glass products, announced today that it will supply the high-performance insulating glass for Innovision Windows, a new line of residential and commercial-grade fiberglass windows introduced last week by Owens Corning Inc., the world`s leading manufacturer of fiberglass insulation and building materials. Southwall...
  • New orders for U.S. manufactured goods (excluding semiconductor manufacturing) fell 0.8 percent in August, seasonally adjusted, after four consecutive monthly increases, the Census Bureau reported on Friday [Oct. 2]. Orders for construction materials and supplies rose 0.6 percent in August, following increases of 0.8 percent in July and 1.7 percent in June. Orders for construction machinery...
  • The National Glass Association, McLean, Va., in conjunction with NGA alliance partner ContactPoint, St. George, Utah, launched five customer service courses on MyGlassClass.com. These audio courses cover inbound sales and customer service: Introduction to Customer Service and Sales, Create a Connection with Your Customer, Questions: Communicate that You Care, Entice the Customer to see Value...
  • Scheuten Solar's BIPV project at a school of agriculture in the French region of Bourges is now complete. The company delivered 334 PVB glass-glass solar modules to the school in time for completion.Scheuten also gave technical support to its customer regarding the country specific building codes, which are due to get more detailed based on the new BIPV regulations brought in with feed-in tariff...
  • ResearchInChina, the vertical portal for Chinese business intelligence, announced the release of a new report, "China Low-E Glass Industry Report, 2009." Details are available here. China is a big consumer of energy. Its construction energy consumption reaches 500 million tons of standard coal annually, accounting for 27 percent of the total; besides, it is still...
  • Bystronic glass has indicated that this year’s EU PVSEC conference and exhibition should lead to new orders being placed with company, which include its new module sealing technology for copper-indium-gallium-diselenide and cadmium telluride thin-film panels, according to an Oct. 12 PV-tech.org report.
  • The next Glass Performance Days China conference will be held in Beijing, June 2-3, 2010, according to an Oct. 12 release. Organized in conjunction with China Glass exhibition, GPD China will explore current hot topics on architectural glass and solar applications.The organizers of GPD China are now calling for papers. Abstracts for both theoretical and practical presentations should be submitted...
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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...