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  • After more than 50 years with Billco Manufacturing, and a never-ending commitment to the industry, Bob Lang is officially hanging up his boots to enjoy retirement, say company officials. A former competitor remembers Lang as “a fair and honest man, and his reputation and character were above reproach.” Lang hosts a wealth of knowledge and expertise that can only be obtained through experience and...
  • Machine manufacturer Erdman Automation Corp., Princeton, Minnesota, broke ground for a new 45,950-square-foot facility. The new facility is in addition to Erdman’s already more than 114,000-square-feet of manufacturing space.The new facility, which will be located next to Erdman Automation’s second production site in Princeton, will be dedicated to manufacturing Erdman’s high speed...
  • Representatives from Şişecam Group and Aselsan sign a cooperation protocol. Şişecam Group and Aselsan, Turkey’s largest defense electronics company, will partner to develop domestic and national solutions for use in Aselsan’s defense industry projects for the government of Turkey. Within the framework of the cooperation protocol signed by both companies, Şişecam Group and Aselsan will...
  • AGC Glass Inc.’s Indonesian joint venture partner, PT Asahimas Flat Glass, opened a new mirror line at its Cikampek plant, according to reporting by Mirage News. The facility also inaugurated a new float furnace and magnetron sputtering coater in the third quarter of last year.
  • Organizers of Glass Performance Days 2019 released the final conference program. This year’s conference will be held in Tampere, Finland, at the Tampere Exhibition and Sports Center, June 26-28. The main theme of GPD 2019 revolves around concepts of the future, say organizers. The conference will focus on themes around smart glazing, smart factories, smart buildings and smart cities. The...
  • Known as "glass city" due to its long history of innovation in the glass industry, Toledo, Ohio, is the setting of the National Glass Association’s 2019 Fall Conference, taking place Aug. 13-15 at the Renaissance Downtown Hotel. The conference is being held in conjunction with the Old Guard Reunion, an annual gathering of glass industry veterans. Members of the OGR will share their invaluable...
  • Forel North America appointed Marco Schiavon as CEO. As CEO, Schiavon will oversee the operations at the St. Paul, Minnesota and Toronto, Ontario, locations. Schiavon has been employed at Forel for more than 30 years and has gained extensive experience in the glass industry. During his career, Schiavon has held various positions of responsibility within the organization. Schiavon has extensive...
  • The Roto Group reports concrete steps in the implementation of the new structure announced at the end of 2018. According to CEO Dr. Eckhard Keill, the wholly family-owned construction supplier is setting the course for continued growth. The resulting separation into a non-operative holding company and three independent divisions will be complete by May 1.As announced, the Group has also...
  • The Mid-Atlantic Glass Association will present the 32nd annual Glass Expo 2019 on Wednesday, April 17, 2 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. The show will be held at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, Maryland. The trade show will host a record number of exhibitors, say organization officials. This Mid-Atlantic Glass Expo is the only show in the Washington, D.C., area that includes the latest in architectural glass...
  • Glass + Mirror Craft partnered with Diamon-Fusion International to offer Diamon-Fusion protective coating as a value add to the company’s engineered architectural systems as well as its other glass products. Glass + Mirror Craft plans to apply Diamon-Fusion to glass entrances, glass guard rails, glass canopies, structural glass walls, structural insulated glass, colored and textured glass systems...
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