Building and Construction


New Push Grip Wire Connectors from TE Connectivity for Lighting Installations and Residential Wiring Systems

New Push Grip wire connectors from TE Connectivity suit many electrical installations. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR127)
HARRISBURG, PA., USA – March 22, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced the new Push Grip wire connectors for electrical installations. These tool-less, poke-in wire splice connectors provide visual termination of solid and stranded wires in gauges from 22 to 12 AWG (0.5 – 2.5 mm²). The connectors are color-coded according to the number of positions for easy identification, and their compact size enables them to be used in tight spaces. A test slot incorporated into each connector allows for voltage testing.

TE Connectivity Introduces LUMAWISE Endurance S Module for Smarter Street Lighting Applications

TE Connectivity introduces LUMAWISE Endurance S Module for smarter street lighting applications. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR111)HARRISBURG, PA., USA – March 16, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced a new compact connectivity solution for street lighting with LED light sources. TE´s LUMAWISE Endurance S module consists of a standardized interface between the receptacle and module base or sealing cap. Which uses an integrated single gasket that can accommodate and seal both luminaire and module using the same connection interface for either 40mm or 80mm diameter central management systems.

Guardian Glass to add a laminated glass production line at its plant in Oroshaza, Hungary

Guardian Glass to add a laminated glass production line at its Oroshaza plant in Hungary.
(Photo Guardian Industries Corp., GRDPR140) Bertrange, Luxembourg, March 8, 2017 – To support the increasing demand for laminated glass in Europe, Guardian Glass is adding a new laminated glass production line at its Oroshaza, Hungary plant.

Guardian Glass approves engineering design spend for additional float glass facility in Poland

GuardianBertrange, Luxembourg, March 6, 2017 – Guardian Glass is spending $1.5 million for detailed engineering designs and site reviews for a potential second float glass facility in Poland. Guardian Glass currently operates a float glass plant in Czestochowa, Poland and is considering adding capacity with a second plant to meet its customers’ growing demand for coated and fabricated glass products in both the commercial and residential sectors. This initial spending on the engineering design work is intended to accelerate the completion of a new plant that could become commercially available during the first quarter of 2019. Additionally, the location is still under consideration.

Firma Guardian Glass przedstawia ClimaGuard® 1.0+: lepsza przepuszczalność światła do zastosowań w oknach domów mieszkalnych

Firma Guardian Glass wprowadza ClimaGuard® 1.0+: lepsza przepuszczalność światła do zastosowań mieszkaniowych w zakresie okien.
(Zdjęcie Guardian Industries Corp., GRDPR106)Bertrange, Luksemburg, 9 lutego 2017 r. – Odpowiadając na zapotrzebowanie na szkło o wysokiej przepuszczalności światła i dobrych właściwościach izolacyjnych do zastosowań mieszkaniowych, firma Guardian Glass w Europie wprowadza na rynek szkło ClimaGuard® 1.0+. Idealne do zastosowań jako szyby zespolone w oknach budynków mieszkalnych, szkło ClimaGuard 1.0+ zapewnia doskonałą izolację cieplną i niespotykana przejrzystość.

Clariant’s ECS 2017 innovation showcase gets to the heart of coatings sector needs

A selection of the new “super-transparent” pigment preparations color range. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, January 31, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is giving center stage to key priorities of paints and coatings producers and their markets at European Coatings Show 2017, with solutions and support tools for unmet needs ready to be unveiled in Nuremberg, Germany this April.

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