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.

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Tecnoglass, Colombia

#architectural #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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Jaakko-Tuote, Finland

#appliances #architectural #FC Series #Flat tempering #iLooK #Jumbo Series

“Designers are working with even larger glass surfaces, which requires more tempered and tempered-laminated glass. So, we decided to boldly invest in technology that enables us to be in the game,” says Aki Harjunpää, CEO of Jaakko-Tuote of Finland. “Along with other machinery, Glaston’s FC-technology-based Jumbo Series is helping us specialize in highly demanding, world-class glazed structures.”

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Glassworks, Australia

#appliances #architectural #FC Series #Flat tempering

“Our aim has always been to bring the best technology and machinery from around the world to serve our market with highly customized solutions in glass,” says Michael Gleeson, Executive Director of Glassworks, in Melbourne, Australia. “With the addition of the Glaston FC Series furnace, we are now capable of handling even larger and more sophisticated pieces, bringing new dimensions in glass innovation to Australia.”

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