Guardian Glass
Guardian Glass, a major business unit of Guardian Industries, is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of float, coated and fabricated glass products. At its 25 float plants around the globe, Guardian Glass produces high performance glass for use in exterior (both commercial and residential) and interior architectural applications, as well as transportation and technical products. Guardian glass can be found in homes, offices, cars and some of the world’s most iconic architectural landmarks. The Guardian Glass Science & Technology Center continuously works to create new glass products and solutions using the most advanced technology to help customers See what's possible®. Visit

Guardian Industries
Guardian Industries, a global company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, operates facilities throughout North and South America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Guardian companies employ 18,000 people and manufacture high-performance float glass; coated and fabricated glass products for architectural, residential, interior, transportation and technical glass applications; and high-quality chrome-plated and painted plastic components for the automotive and commercial truck industries. Guardian’s vision is to be a preferred partner to our customers, suppliers, employees and communities based on a foundation of mutual benefit. This drives our relentless focus on improving people’s lives by providing products and services they value more highly than their alternatives and doing so responsibly while consuming fewer resources. Guardian is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. Visit

Guardian Glass Europe
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Guardian Glass launches digital version of its GlassTime handbook, the “ultimate online glass knowledge centre”

Guardian Glass launches digital version of its GlassTime handbook, the “ultimate online glass knowledge centre”. 
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR171)Guardian Glass has launched a digital version of its popular GlassTime handbook, which is an outstanding tool for architects, glass processors and cladders to learn about glass and how to build with it.

Guardian Glass invests in upgrade and modernisation of glass production lines in the UK and Hungary

Guardian Glass invests in upgrade and modernisation of glass production lines in the UK and Hungary. Aerial view of Guardian Glass plant, Goole, United Kingdom.
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR173)
To support the increasing demand for float, coated and laminated glass in Europe, Guardian Glass is investing in the modernisation and upgrade of float glass lines at two of its European production plants.

Szkło SunGuard® SN 70/35 HT na fasadach wrocławskich budynków Sagittarius Business House oraz West Link

Budynek Sagittarius Business House. Materiały graficzne oraz zdjęcia © Guardian Glass, LLC. Wszystkie prawa zastrzeżone.Sagittarius Business House oraz West Link to dwa nowoczesne obiekty biurowo-usługowe zlokalizowane we Wrocławiu. Budynki te łączy ze sobą nie tylko stolica Dolnego Śląska i ciekawa koncepcja architektoniczna, ale również zastosowane na fasadach szkło. W obu przypadkach jest nim SunGuard® SN 70/35HT – wysokoselektywne szkło od Guardian.

Fasady ze skórą podwójną: wybór odpowiedniego zestawienia szkła dla optymalizacji płynących z ich zastosowania korzyści

Fasada ze skórą podwójną może być wentylowana w sposób naturalny oraz mechaniczny, w zależności od rodzaju systemu zastosowanego w komorze powietrznej. Te dwa odmienne rodzaje fasad określa się mianem aktywnie oraz pasywnie (interaktywnie) wentylowanych fasad. 
(Zdjęcie Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR170)Projektując fasadę ze skórą podwójną należy wybrać odpowiednie zestawienie szkła, by móc zoptymalizować korzyści płynące z jego użytkowania. Wśród nich wymienić można: zarządzanie energią, dynamiczną selektywność, właściwości termoizolacyjne, poprawiony komfort oraz zmniejszoną kondensację, mówi Ralf Greiner, Product Application Manager w Guardian Glass in Europe.

“La Casa del Desierto” featured in the fifth season of Black Mirror series

Photo of the shooting of the new chapter of Black Mirror set in “La Casa del Desierto”, in Gorafe, Granada. All rights reserved.The famous and award-winning British television series Black Mirror, created by Charlie Brooker and streamed by the popular Netflix platform, features “La Casa del Desierto” by Guardian Glass in one of its new mind-bending stories in the series, now in its fifth season.

Castellana 77, a sustainable building with a Guardian Glass glazed facade

Castellana 77. Building.
(© All photos © luis vidal + arquitectos. All rights reserved, GRDPR168)In the heart of Madrid’s financial centre, in the AZCA district, stands Castellana 77, a building which, after two decades out of service, has begun a new iconic life thanks to luis vidal + arquitectos. The original 1977 tower is now a 62-metre-high office building, defining the skyline of the city in its own special way. With completion of the restoration, the building is a leader in terms of energy efficiency and environmental profile and has received the prestigious LEED Platinum certification. Guardian Glass high performance glass products for the façade helped contribute to achieving this LEED certification.

Guardian Glass inaugurates new laminated glass production line at its plant in Orosháza, Hungary

Left to right: 
Guus Boekhoudt, Vice President Guardian Glass, Managing Director Guardian Europe s.à r.l., Jean Ries, Director Government and Public Affairs Europe, Guardian Europe s.à r.l., Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR167) Guardian Glass welcomed today H.E. Mister Péter Szijjártó, Hungary’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade; Mister Zoltán Dávid, Orosháza’s Mayor; Mister David Kostelancik, Chargé d’Affaires United States Embassy to Hungary; H.E. Mister Tamás Iván Kovács, Hungarian Ambassador to Belgium and Luxembourg; and H.E. Mister Marc Ungeheuer, Luxembourg Ambassador to Austria and Hungary, for the official inauguration of the company’s new laminating line at its float glass plant in Orosháza, Hungary.

Guardian Glass glazed envelope installed at Punta de Mar, a unique advanced floating accommodation in Spain

Guardian Glass glazed envelope installed at Punta de Mar, a unique advanced floating accommodation in Spain. 
(Photo Mano de Santo ®. All rights reserved, GRDPR166) The architectural studio Mano de Santo and KMZero, Open Innovation Hub, part of Martinez Group, chose Guardian Glass when designing Punta de Mar, the first floating, dynamic and advanced accommodation in Spain. This innovative project, promoted by startup Punta de Mar, aims to take the concept of experiential tourism to another level, of which the first prototype is already placed at the Club Náutico in Denia on the Mediterranean Sea.

Guardian Glass to share its vision of the future at BAU 2019

Guardian Glass to share its vision of the future at BAU 2019.
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR165) Guardian Glass will delight visitors to it stand at BAU 2019 with a demonstration of the endless possibilities of glass – for today tomorrow and beyond – to a world in which glass will play an even greater role in our lives. BAU, the world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems, opens its doors in Munich, Germany, 14-19 January 2019.

Vacuum insulated glazing from Guardian Glass opens up a world of opportunities

Guardian Vacuum IG™ creates an optimal shopping experience at a supermarket in the United States. 
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR163) Guardian Glass has developed innovative technology that is changing the way high performance glazings are manufactured, while meeting tomorrow’s demands for increased thermal energy performance. The technology has already proved successful in commercial refrigeration, but other applications are emerging across multiple industries.

Guardian Glass introduces the future of dynamic shading with blackout at the touch of a button for windows and doors

Guardian Glass introduces the future of dynamic shading with blackout at the touch of a button for windows and doors. 
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR162)Guardian Glass has developed a new, cost effective, reliable, integrated shading solution for windows and doors. Guardian Glass is proceeding with plans to construct a pilot facility in Europe to launch the product, which is expected late in 2019.

Construction milestone for Guardian Glass manufacturing plant in Częstochowa

Construction milestone for Guardian Glass manufacturing plant in Częstochowa.

From left to right:
Grzegorz Kuznik, Plant Manager
Guus Boekhoudt, Vice President of Guardian Glass in Europe
Krzysztof Matyjaszczyk, Częstochowa City Mayor
Kevin Baird, Guardian Glass President and CEO 
Conrad Bruch, Ambassador of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR161) Guardian Glass welcomed today M. Janusz Michałek, President of the Katowice Special Economic Zone, and M. Krzysztof Matyjaszczyk, Częstochowa City Mayor, for the groundbreaking ceremony of the company’s new plant in Częstochowa, Poland.

Guardian Glass provides a sense of things to come at glasstec 2018

Guardian Clarity™, the invisible glass, is one of the products that will tease visitors’ senses at Glasstec 2018. Photo: Guardian Clarity at the Land of the Lions, ZSL London Zoo, ©Romag. 
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR160) The Guardian Glass presence at glasstec 2018 is in the form of an interactive, multi-sensory exhibit (Hall 10, Stand A24) where customers can experience the huge variety of possibilities of glass – not just for today, but tomorrow and beyond. Glasstec, the world’s leading event for the glass industry, opens its doors in Düsseldorf, Germany, 23-26 October.