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Glaston’s Metsanen to Temporarily Transfer to Asia

Glaston Corp. announced its president and CEO Arto Metsänen will transfer to Asia for the next year and a half to promote the company’s growth in in the region—particularly in the areas surrounding China—as well as its development projects in … Continue reading

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Glaston Books Two FC500 Lines with European Glass Group

Finland-based Glaston Corp. announced it has closed a deal for two of its FC500 lines with European Glass Group. One of the furnaces is the biggest FC500 sold, according to the release, measuring approximately 130 inches by 331 inches. The … Continue reading

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Glaston Closes Machinery Deal with Cardinal

Glaston Corporation has closed a deal worth approximately EUR 3.4 million (approximately $4.3 million USD) with U.S.-based Cardinal Glass Industries for its tempering machines FC500 and double chamber FC1000. According to the company, the order is booked in Glaston’s fourth … Continue reading

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Glaston’s Third Quarter “Step in Right Direction”

Glaston Corp. reported its orders for the third quarter of 2014 totaled $43.5 million, bringing its 2014-through-September total to $114.2 million. According to the company, consolidated net sales from January-September totaled $106.8 million, and third-quarter net sales were $32.5 million. “The third quarter … Continue reading

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Exhibitors Take a Global Look at Glass Designs

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Today was all about the many possibilities in architectural glass. Watch the video below and learn more about the trends companies are seeing around the world. Continue reading

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Companies Make Final Pitch as GlassBuild Comes to Close

The 330-plus industry suppliers at GlassBuild America 2014 wrapped up their exhibits in Las Vegas Thursday—some with a longer trip home than others. Onyx, which recently partnered with AGC Glass Company North America, was one of those companies, showing its … Continue reading

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Glaston Acquires the Industrial Property Rights to Glassrobots Products

Glaston Corporation has acquired the industrial property rights to all Glassrobots Oy products. The deal, completed August 8, includes all related documentation of the Finnish glass processing machine manufacturer’s flat tempering and bending machines, as well as its automotive products … Continue reading

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Glaston Experiences ‘Significantly Better’ Second Quarter

Glaston recently released its interim report for January-June, adjusting its outlook from the January-March report. According to Glaston president and CEO Arto Metsänen, “the second quarter was significantly better than the first,” as the company saw signs of the market … Continue reading

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Tristar to Open Third Fabrication Plant

Tulsa, Okla.-based Tristar Glass Inc. announced it plans to open a new fabrication facility in Houston by the first quarter of 2015. According to the company, the new facility will feature a Glaston FC500 furnace with a bed load size … Continue reading

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Canadian Court Orders China-based Northglass to pay $1.8 Million in Damages

The Canadian Federal Court recently gave its decision on the damages of a case between Glaston Group and Northglass Technology & Industry Co. Ltd. On April 29, the court ordered Shanghai Northglass to pay Glaston approximately $1.8 million, including interest, … Continue reading

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