GlastonAir

Completely new thinking, entirely new products with impeccable quality


Looking to explore new opportunities in the flat glass tempering business?
Here are three reasons why GlastonAir is your best choice

1.

RECORD-BREAKING QUALITY

  • No rollers or roller marks
  • Practically wave-free for both clear and Low-E glass
  • Best iridescence values for a quantum leap in architectural glass quality

2.

THINNEST SAFETY GLASS

  • First true opportunity to produce the thinnest safety glass in the world
  • Highest surface compression levels for 4 mm glass requiring over 200 MPa
  • 15–50% energy savings for 2–4 mm glass

3.

VALUE CHAIN EFFICIENCY

  • Major savings potential in all value chain stages
  • Cost savings in material, freight, support structures and installation
  • Better quality tempered glass creates savings and higher satisfaction

Glass made on air!


GlastonAir represents a completely new approach to glass heat treatment. GlastonAir is not just an improved flat tempering machine, but a revolutionary innovation that changes some of the orthodox rules of glass tempering. It takes glass quality to a totally new level and enables completely new products.

GlastonAir with its unique air flotation technology gives you the quality and processing results that are impossible to reach with roller-type tempering furnaces. By supporting and heating the glass on a homogeneous bed of air, GlastonAir opens up brand-new business opportunities for you and your customers.

References


Tecnoglass, Colombia

#GlastonAir #ProBend

Tecnoglass is setting additional records by being the world's first owner of the latest GlastonAir. The company is also investing in Glaston ProBend. The two machines will give them another leap ahead of their competitors by being able to provide the ultimate glass products.

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Al-Hadi Glass Industries, Kuwait

#FC Series #Flat tempering

“Once we saw Glaston’s FC500 at Glasstec in Dusseldorf a few years ago, we knew that this was the tempering furnace for us. High-performance glass is required in our region, since temperatures soar to +50°C. And high-performance glass needs high-performance machinery. This is what Glaston’s FC500 is providing for us, so that we can serve our market using the most professional equipment,” says Abdullah Al-Qabandi, General Manager of G.M Al-Hadi Glass Industries in Kuwait City, Subhan Industrial Area, Kuwait.

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Peterlee Glass Company Ltd., UK

#Flat tempering #RC Series

“Glaston’s RC350 opens up new opportunities for the architectural market. This furnace is part of our major multimillion-pound investment project for a prestigious new factory that will enable us to serve our customers with larger pieces of processed glass, better toughened lamination quality and a wider portfolio of coated glass,” says Graeme Hawes, Managing Director of Peterlee Glass Company Ltd., Peterlee, County Durham, UK.

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Articles


#AskGlaston Episode 32: How can we reduce the noise level of our flat tempering line?

This week, we are dealing with the two following questions: Our factory is close to residential area. How can we reduce the noise level of our flat tempering line?...

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#AskGlaston Episode 26: Should large glasses be positioned horizontally or vertically on the loading bed?

This week, we’re dealing with the following questions: 1. I’m operating a Cooltemper furnace. When I’m processing large pieces of soft-coated and clear...

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#AskGlaston Episode 23: Is anisotropy a defect and can it be prevented?

This week, we’re dealing with the following two questions: 1. Is anisotropy a defect and can it be prevented? 2. When should I use the emergency stop and what...

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