Saint-Gobain asked the students and startups to reinvent the circular economy in the building industry.
January 4, 2019
Saint-Gobain recently awarded the prizes for the third Saint-Gobain Business Challenge in France, after the finals were held in Paris under the chairmanship of Pierre-André de Chalendar, group chairman and CEO.
Our annual look at some of the important raw and manufactured materials used in the ceramic, glass, refractories, brick, and related industries provides key production and import/export information, as well as details regarding market opportunities and trends.
According to AGC, its original resin film coating material guarantees the high durability required for automobile glass and functions to absorb moisture from the vehicle’s interior to prevent the windshield from fogging.
January 2, 2019
AGC recently announced that its eXeview™ anti-fogging glass has been employed in the driver’s field of vision in the windshield of the Copen Coupe, a limited-distribution vehicle from Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd.
According to SCHOTT, the glass-ceramic panels not only support the stove’s modern, Nordic design, but also significantly improve combustion compared to an open fireplace.
December 28, 2018
The Aduro Hybrid stove, which recently received the European Business Award for the Environment in the Sustainable Products and Services category, is equipped with ROBAX® glass-ceramic fire viewing panels from SCHOTT.
The NAHB/Wells Fargo HMI gauges builder perceptions of current single-family home sales and sales expectations for the next six months as “good,” “fair” or “poor.”
December 28, 2018
Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell four points to 56 in December 2018 on the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) as concerns over housing affordability persist.
Bert Filice is returning to The Oneida Group in the role of president and chief sales officer, while Mike Hanson and Mark Cymanski have been named senior vice president of Supply Chain and vice president of Procurement, respectively.
December 26, 2018
The Oneida Group recently announced that it has expanded its leadership ranks with the appointment of three senior executives, all of whom have extensive prior experience with the company.
According to Vitro, Solarban 60 and Starphire Ultra-Clear glasses were chosen by NBBJ for their clarity and ability to facilitate photosynthesis.
December 24, 2018
Vitro Architectural Glass recently announced that The Spheres, Amazon’s new glass-domed headquarters in downtown Seattle, has won a Best of Design Award in the “Facades” category from Architects’ Newspaper.