Clearview National September 2016 - Issue 178 - Page 50

GLASSTECPREVIEW Unveiling new product GLASSTEC, HALL 11, STAND G42 SWISSPACER is exhibiting at Glasstec, the world’s largest trade show for the glass industry, taking place 20-23 September in Dusseldorf, Germany. The world’s No.1 warm edge spacer bar is launching a new product at the exhibition in Hall 11, Stand G42. In addition to its latest product launch, SWISSPACER will be showing SWISSPACER Air, a clever innovation that regulates air pressure inside the sealed unit to prevent sealed unit failure caused by changes in air pressure or altitude. Visitors will be able to learn more about SWISSPACER and try out Caluwin, its smart energy calculating app that lets users change components to calculate their effect on a window’s energy savings. The stand will also have the latest high-performance welder by Rotter & Rudiger, which welds perfect-corner SWISSPACER frames in less than 30 seconds. “Glasstec is always a highlight in the glazing calendar and an excellent platform to meet existing and prospective customers,” says Jan Hiersemenzel, SWISSPACER Head of Marketing. “There is much anticipation ahead of this year’s show where we’ll be launching a new product. Join us on Stand G42, Hall 11 to find out more!” Visit and follow @Ultimate_Spacer 50 YEARS OF MACHINES »»TWO YEARS AFTER Bystronic glass in Bützberg, Switzerland celebrated its 50-year anniversary, the NeuhausenHamburg division in Baden Württemberg, Germany followed suit. This location has been developing, manufacturing and shipping machines and insulating glass production units all over the world since 1966. Employees, their families as well as former employees all celebrated this major company anniversary together with the management board at a Family Day, which took place in July 2016. The celebrations for the 50year anniversary are continuing and will culminate at glasstec in Düsseldorf, which is taking place between 20th and 23rd September 2016. Bystronic glass will be celebrating the “Anniversary Party 50 Years Bystronic glass” between 5:00pm. and 9:00pm on Wednesday, 21st September 2016 with its customers at the trade fair stand. In addition, a “Happy Hour” will take place on Tuesday and Thursday between 5:00pm and 6:00pm with regional, culinary specialties. Dr. Burghard Schneider, CEO of the Bystronic glass Group, which is part of the Swiss CONZZETA AG Company, said: “For 50 years, our Bystronic glass location in NeuhausenHamberg has been setting trends in modern insulating glass production and this anniversary also enables us to offer our thanks to our employees.” 50 » SE P 2016 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M SHOWCASING NEW PRODUCTS GLASSTEC, HALL 10, STAND D34 The NSG Group, owner of the Pilkington brand, will be exhibiting its latest innovations at this year’s Glasstec in Dusseldorf on 20th – 23rd September 2016. The Group will be showcasing a window unit containing Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) that allows a building to generate renewable energy, helping improve energy performance. The company will also unveil its new digital display mirror products and a corrosion and humidity-resistant chromium based mirror. Coated with a highly reflective mirror coating, Pilkington MirroView™ and Pilkington MirroView™ 50/50 products are ideal for concealing digital displays and video screens when they are turned off. When the display is turned on, the glass allows the display to show through. Pilkington Mirropane™ Chrome is a chromium based mirror that can be used for wet areas and rooms with high humidity, making it suitable for applications in bathrooms, hotel lobbies, health clubs or gyms. In addition, the company will showcase Pilkington OptiView™, a new anti-reflective glass that offers high light transmission, low reflection and UV blocking. The glass is suitable in applications which require clarity of view and a neutral colour, such as display cases, retail shop fronts, showrooms, sports stadiums, cabinets or outdoor digital signage.