Glass Times editor Nathan Bushell reports on the latest news from Float Glass Industries. Float Glass Industries, and its parent company Wright & Offland Holdings, went into administration on December 21, signalling how fragile...
Fb Tw In
01548 521862
Featured Story
Rapid growth in the commercial glazing sector expected to stall
The rapid growth seen across the commercial glazing sector may be about to stall in ‘some areas’, according to a new report from Palmer Market Research. According to the new...
Read More
Construction products sales expected to slow
The UK’s £56.5 billion construction product manufacturing industry is expected to slow this year as the sector lost its pace at the end of 2017, according to the CPA’s State...
Read More
Do you know what’s on your glass delivery?
Over-reliance on the integrity of their supply chain could mean that glass processors and installers are inadvertently supplying the wrong specification of glass or insulated units into the UK construction...
Read More
Dedication and passion
The Association for Specialist Fire Protection’s Passive Fire Protection Awards has rewarded the dedication and passion of Hannah Mansell, technical manager of the British Woodworking Federation (BWF), and manager of...
Read More
International interest
Edgetech has returned from China’s biggest glazing expo with over a hundred ‘promising’ leads.Held at Shanghai’s New China International Exhibition Centre in early November, Fenestration BAU China drew 100,000 visitors...
Read More
Effects of ali growth
Rapidly growing demand for aluminium windows, offers fabricators even bigger potential savings on gasket costs, according to Extrudaseal.The gasket specialist says that volume growth in aluminium window sales seen last...
Read More
Funeral arrangements announced
The funeral arrangements for Jon Skinner, Epwin’s commercial director who passed away two weeks ago, have been announced by his family.A service to celebrate the life of Jon is to...
Read More
Leading companies championed
Winners of the annual Origin Awards, a national initiative that champions businesses in the glass and glazing industry, have been announced. Hosted by Origin, the awards celebrate window and door...
Read More
New managing director
VBH (GB) has promoted sales director Simon Monks to the position of managing director. Previous MD Peter Rowlands, who was in the position for the last 10 years, has moved...
Read More
Additional talent
OnLevel has announced six new appointments to the company in a range of roles including finance, sales, customer support and warehousing.“2017 was a significant year in moving the organisation to...
Read More
Sales return
John King has returned to Carl F Groupco as national sales manager. After starting his career in fabrication in the early days of PVCU, John moved to a technical services...
Read More
Global warm edge technology awareness
Thermoseal Group has launched Chinese Mandarin additions to its Thermobar and Thermoflex warm edge technology multilingual websites.
Read More
Database benefits
As an increasing number of social housing providers focus on how they can become easier for residents to deal with, more pressure is being put on suppliers to buy into...
Read More
New manufacturing facility
Tradelink Window Solutions has opened a new manufacturing facility and Windowcenter in Stoke-on-Trent. The Windowcenter at Stoke-on-Trent – Tradelink’s fourth in the UK – gives installers in the Midlands access...
Read More
Growing flush sash market
TruFrame has reported that sales of its flush sash window have reached 25% of all window production, and the growth is expected to continue.The TruFrame flush sash window uses the...
Read More
Low cost, high yield machinery
Promac Group is highlighting three low cost, high yield machinery platforms, which it says have the potential to transform fabrication businesses.Starting from £40K, to just a little over £70K, each...
Read More
Fire development
Astraseal has launched a 60-minute rated, fixed fire window, based on the FireFrame from Winkhaus, combining composite and PVCU materials, and fire-retardant sealed units.Zac Nedimovic, sales and marketing manager at...
Read More
Your very own private haven
Club Wembley offers exclusive membership and access to some of the biggest sporting and entertainment occasions throughout the year, including the Carabao Cup Final, The Emirates FA Cup, and some...
Read More
01795 435913
Glass Times is the Industry Leading Magazine reaching 10,536 professionals each month. 100% individually reader requested
ABC Jan-Dec 2015.
Fb Tw In
Copyright 2015 Glass Times | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy
Disclaimer & Copyright All rights reserverd. No part maybe reproduced without the prior written permission of the publisher. Whilst every care is taken, prices and details are subject to change and the publisher can take no responsiblity for omissions or errors. No responsibilty is taken for unsolicited submissions or the return of submitted items. The Publisher gives no guarantee of actual publication date.