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e-glass weekly

August 30, 2012
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About today's special edition

The Thursday edition of e-glass weekly continues its special run through September 13, featuring products and services on display at GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 12-14, in Las Vegas.


Showcase: New products, materials, technologies and services
Do you know this first-time exhibitor?

Kou Sheng Feng Co.
On display in Las Vegas, the CA Super Lifter from Kou Sheng Feng Co. is designed to handle glass panels up to 14 feet in size. The lifter has 115V power and a carry load capacity of 270 pounds. Read more...

Innovative Product exhibitors include:

The DeMichele Group  
The DeMichele Group will demonstrate several software programs, including the new, fully integrated Fabrication Utility, a universal NCX generator and user defined parts configurator. Also on display will be Glazier Studio, a mulit-vendor estimating and engineering software that allows for alternate bids within and between catalogs through a single take-off. Read more...

Putsch & Co.
Putsch & Co. will display the Putsch SVP 1080, an innovative, vertical panel saw designed specifically for the flat glass industry.  The saw offers precision horizontal, vertical and miter cuts of thick glass types including bulletproof, hurricane impact and fire-resistant glass, according to the exhibitor. Read more... 
Safti First
Safti First Fire Rated Glazing Solutions will display its SuperLite II-XL with Starphire ultra-clear low-iron glass that combines fire resistive glass technology with optical clarity.  Listed and labeled by UL and Intertek/WHI, this product provides maximum fire and impact safety with hose stream from 45 to 120 minutes. Read more... 
SAGE will promote SageGlass, an electronically tintable dynamic glass that can be tinted or cleared to optimize daylight and improve the human experience in buildings.  SageGlass controls the sunlight and heat that enter a building, significantly reducing energy consumption while improving people’s comfort. Read more... 

And, brand new on the show floor...

Second ledge system will introduce the patent-pending, removable Second Ledge System that allows glass to be transported on the upper portion of a vehicle’s rack when the glass support ledge below is already occupied.  Read more...

Heat barrier glass
Glassopolis will showcase its new Heat Barrier glass that offers high performance at a lower cost than competitive products, according to company officials. Alongside Protect3 Safety Glass and Schott Pyran Platinum, the new Heat Barrier glass helps Glassopolis offer top-rated solutions for all fire-rated projects, it reports. Read more...

For additional GlassBuild America product coverage...

Go to to read about the products on display from Bottero, Emmegi USA and Quattrolifts.



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