Building and Construction


EconCore presents its innovative technology for the production of economic honeycomb sandwich materials at CAMX 2017

Door insert based on natural fiber composite faced honeycomb sandwich. Over 50% weight saver compared to conventional solutions. 
(Photo: © 2017 EconCore, ECNPR004)EconCore will be presenting its innovative technology for the continuous production of honeycomb sandwich materials at CAMX 2017, the composites and advanced materials expo taking place in Orlando, FL, on December 12-14. The high-speed, high-efficiency continuous process can produce honeycombs from a wide range of thermoplastics and laminate them in-line with skin materials of various types. The high level of integration helps ensure exceptional cost-effectiveness, not possible with conventional technologies. It is ideal for companies operating in cost-sensitive applications, including automotive and transportation, industrial packaging, and building & construction.

New solar control glass from Guardian Glass offers extreme neutrality and the highest light transmission to support architects’ desire for natural daylighting plans

New solar control glass from Guardian Glass offers extreme neutrality and the highest light transmission to support architects’ desire for natural daylighting plans.
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR152) Bertrange, Luxembourg, November 9, 2017 – Guardian Glass has extended its SunGuard® SuperNeutral™ (SN) range of high performance solar control glass with a product that provides the highest light transmission in the portfolio.

Beaulieu Yarns awarded prestigious FM Global “Highly Protected Risk” (HPR) status for French production site

Representatives of FM Global Management and Ideal Fibres & Fabrics Project Team at the Award ceremony on November 7, 2017.
(Photo: © Beaulieu International Group)Wielsbeke, Belgium – November 8, 2017 – Beaulieu Yarns, the global supplier of high-quality polyamide and polypropylene yarns, is pleased to announce the achievement of Highly Protected Risk (HPR) status for its French production site, Ideal Fibres & Fabrics Comines. Awarded by FM Global, HPR designation means a facility meets the highest industry standards for property protection.

Guardian Glass lance la campagne « The Invisible Glass » afin de susciter des nouvelles idées architectoniques

(Photo Romag, GRDPR148) Bertrange, Luxembourg, le 2 novembre 2017 – La façade d'un bâtiment est une composante essentielle sur le plan du design car elle donne le ton pour le reste du bâtiment. Et si cette façade est en verre, il faut tenir compte d'un certain nombre de facteurs pour comprendre toute l'interaction entre les performances et l'esthétique. Il s'agit en fait d'une problématique complexe qui implique des niveaux de réflexion, intérieure et extérieure, et des couleurs qui varient en fonction de la luminosité.

Clariant puts market needs first at ChinaCoat 2017

Clariant puts market needs first at ChinaCoat 2017. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, November 2, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, prioritizes sustainability and innovation to support the diversified needs and fast-changing demands of the coatings sector in its latest products and solutions set for ChinaCoat 2017.

Guardian® Glass ayuda a diseñar y mejorar la comodidad del hogar con su configurador de vidrio para ventanas

Imagen del configurador de vidrio online de Guardian Glass.Bertrange, Luxemburgo, 25 de octubre de 2017 – Cambiar las ventanas de casa, un proceso esencial y necesario cuando buscamos mejorar la calidad de un hogar y hacerlo más cómodo y confortable, puede resultar también un camino arduo y complicado. No siempre se dispone de la información adecuada, ni se conocen los factores técnicos a los que se debe prestar atención para acertar en la elección.

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