Sept. 16, 2015 - World-class glass fabrication tools and equipment are now available through HHH Tempering Resources Inc.’s (HHH) official partnership with K-Star Diamond Company, premier glazier’s equipment manufacturer.The signed contract launches a value-added HHH product line expansion for North American glass fabricators. Key tools now offered by HHH include: hand-held precision glass cutters, shape cutting tools and vacuum glass lifters.
Aug. 6, 2015 - The Bohle Group has announced its subsidiary, Bohle America, is set to launch a brand new and innovative Bohle Online Shop at this year’s GlassBuild America, taking place September 16 to 18 in Atlanta.
July 9, 2015 - Graco highlights the benefits of its ExactaBlend™ Advanced Glazing Proportioner (AGP), ideal for cutting costs while improving accuracy in bonding and sealing applications in the glass industry. The ExactaBlend AGP features leading-edge technology and addresses many of the challenges unique to the glass industry.
June 8, 2015 - Hypertherm is expanding availability of its HyAccess extended consumables to the Powermax65, Powermax85, and Powermax105, in addition to legacy Powermax and MAX systems with Duramax retrofit torches. Previously, the consumables were only available for Hypertherm Powermax30, Powermax30 XP, and Powermax45 air plasma systems.
There's a company in the heart of Bucharest that plays a leading role in Romania's glass processing industry. "Spectrum Inovativ & Industries SRL" was founded in 1991, first as an agent for a foil manufacturer. Since 1994 the company has also processed insulating glass and has been steadily expanding to include modern insulating glass production. The owner and General Manager, Ioan Silviu, manages his company very skilfully. He studied automation and knows the machinery in his production like the back of his hand. "Continuing to optimise the machines that I've purchased is a personal challenge for me." At first glance, the production area looks relatively manageable, but efficiency is very important here and each of the 75 employees knows exactly what to do.
Ergo Robotic Solutions, a manufacturer of glass handling and installation machines in Queensbury, NY, has added two new models to their product line-up: the GM 800 and the GM 1200. Built upon the popular workhorse design, the GM 2000-12, the new smaller machines deliver the same reliability, maneuverability and versatility of their larger counterpart in a smaller form factor with more affordable pricing.
April 24, 2015 - The BCC 100 Construction Camera by Brinno can show daily progress on any construction, home improvement, or landscape project consumers may have going on. The Brinno Time Lapse Video Construction Camera is the effortless way to record any projects with a time lapse video recorded at any rate you want, and played back at any rate you want when the project is done.
When using the Erdman glass lay-in system, once the sealant bead has been laid on the rabbet, roller ball support rods raise to the level of the glass roll-in rollers.
Jan. 13, 2015 - 4JET Technologies GmbH has launched a new product for drilling via holes in glass substrates for c-Si photovoltaic modules. Several of the new systems have been ordered by a major glass supplier in Asia.
Sept. 2, 2014 - Milwaukee Tool continues to expand its storage solutions within the Hand Tool category with the introduction of a new line of work gear that delivers unmatched durability for the end user. Featuring 1680D Ballistic Nylon Construction and double stitched riveted seams for ultimate wear protection, the new work gear line will include an Electrician’s Pouch, Electrician’s Belt and Contractor Belt with Suspension Rig.
Aug. 13, 2014 - Enerpac has announced its upgraded Collet-Lok family of hydraulic workholding with “Depressurized Holding Technology.” Designed to protect against unintentional loss of clamping, Collet-Lok requires no hydraulics to maintain clamping force. Compared to traditional workholding, which requires continuous hydraulic pressure, Enerpac Collet-Lok uses an internal mechanical locking system to maintain the clamping force—automatically, without hydraulic pressure, indefinitely.
Aug. 11, 2014 - Vaccon’s Air Saver Pumps are an all-pneumatic system that minimizes compressed air usage by creating, monitoring and maintaining vacuumfor safe energy efficient opera-tions.
If you can handily flick a button or twirl a toggle with ease, then the future of glass handling technology is within your grasp.
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