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More Apartment Glass Reins Down on Melbourne Street
Residential
Thursday August 10 2017

More Apartment Glass Reins Down on Melbourne Street

Glass from an apartment building has reportedly rained down on yet another Melbourne Street as debate rages over the issue of exploding glass.

Faulty Glass a Major Danger to the Australian Public
Residential
Thursday July 27 2017

Faulty Glass a Major Danger to the Australian Public

On July 2, pedestrians on a street in the inner northern Melbourne suburb of Carlton were shocked when glass shattered and fell only metres from them...

Engineered Glass – All Will Become Clear
Buildings
Wednesday May 24 2017

Engineered Glass – All Will Become Clear

Glass is no longer just “a window material.” Modern engineering in conjunction with scientific advancements are allowing it to enhance the quality of living quality, aesthetics...

Window Glass Firm Hit with Million Dollar Penalty
Safety
Tuesday May 9 2017

Window Glass Firm Hit with Million Dollar Penalty

A NSW window glass company has been hit with a massive $1 million fine for breaching workplace safety laws.

NZ Construction Boom Lifts Metro Glass Profit
Business
Tuesday November 22 2016

NZ Construction Boom Lifts Metro Glass Profit

Metro Performance Glass has lifted first-half profit 5 per cent as it benefited from a strong local construction market and booked a gain from its Australian...

Why Transparent Wood Surpasses Traditional Glass
Buildings
Tuesday September 6 2016

Why Transparent Wood Surpasses Traditional Glass

A new study from North America indicates transparent wood beats traditional glass across a number of key performance metrics, paving the way for windows that are more...

Magical Glass, The NatHERS Solution
Buildings
Friday July 8 2016

Magical Glass, The NatHERS Solution

When you decide to utilise the deemed-to-satisfy route for residential developments, you’ll end up producing a NatHERS (Nationwide House Energy Rating Scheme) model.

Glass Panel Falls 76th Storeys in China
Commercial
Wednesday June 1 2016

Glass Panel Falls 76th Storeys in China

One person has suffered minor injuries after a large glass panel that was being replaced on the 76th floor of the world's second largest skyscraper, the...

Glass Panel Falls 76th Storeys in China
Commercial
Wednesday May 18 2016

Glass Panel Falls 76th Storeys in China

One person has suffered minor injuries after a large glass panel that was being replaced on the 76th floor of the world's second largest skyscraper, the...