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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Amber-Glass, Poland

#Flat tempering #RC Series

From a Polish family tradition, where knowledge of glass was passed through generations, Amber-Glass has accepted new challenges and changed with time. “Today, we are extending the possibilities of our glass processing business,” says Marcin Karel, Member of the Board and Production Director of Amber-Glass. “We’re doing this by using only high-end machines from the best manufacturers, so we can deliver the best-quality products and service.”

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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


Towards better anisotropy

Ever looked at a building’s glass facade through polarized sunglasses? If so, you may have noticed patterning or spotting on it. This phenomenon is called anisotropy...

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#AskGlaston Episode 34: Is it possible to temper beveled glass?

This week, we are dealing with the following three questions: Is it possible to temper beveled glass? Why can’t I mix different colors in the same load? Can...

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

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

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