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.

References


Glas Herzog, Germany

#architectural #automation #insulating glass #reference #SPEED

“We have a great deal of confidence in our supplier,” says Andreas Herzog, Sr., Managing Director of Glas Herzog. “Our cooperation with former Bystronic glass – and now Glaston – is just as you would want it to be as a customer. In fact, we’re one of their oldest customers – 44 years and counting.”

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Walshs Glass, Australia

#architectural #automation #glass processing #glass tempering #glass tempering process #iControL #reference #RHC #safety glass #tempered glass #upgrades

In January 2021, Walshs Glass in Western Australia began using their Glaston RHC upgrade, enabling them to improve glass flatness and optical quality. “Today, we’re positioned to take advantage of the rapidly changing glass processing demands in Western Australia," says Steve Cuff, Executive Operations Manager at Walshs Glass.

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Tristar Glass Inc. USA

#architectural #flat glass laminating #glass processing #laminating #ProL #reference #safety glass #upgrades

When making first-class architectural glass, being able to produce high-quality glass consistently is key. Tristar Glass Inc. specializes in fabricating large architectural glass that can be used in interior and exterior applications. The manufacturing process needs to be well thought-out and completed, as they are committed to delivering their customers with the highest quality glass in the shortest possible lead time. After Glaston upgraded Tristar’s existing lamination lines, they have been able to manufacture all of their products with a significantly lower rejection rate.

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