VDMA: German glass machinery manufacturers expand their global market leadership position

2014-08-20 | Representative organizations

At the upcoming edition of glasstec, German glass machinery manufacturers will be present with their new products and strategies. This article gives us an example of just two of these companies, and shows us how they are using their skills and expertise to continue to expand their global market leadership position.

VDMA: German glass machinery manufacturers expand their global market leadership position
German glass machinery manufacturers continue to expand their global market leadership position. Their efforts are backed by the German Engineering Federation VDMA, home to well more than 90 per cent of manufacturers.
Visitors attending glasstec, the world’s leading trade fair, which is held in Düsseldorf from 21 to 24 October 2014, can look forward to a dazzling display of innovations.

Grenzebach
Thanks to new products, services and strategies, German glass machinery manufacturers are continuing to grow and develop their products. An example of this is Grenzebach, which, for some time, has been working intensively on developing from a conventional automation provider into a solutions provider of complete manufacturing plants. Commenting on this, Robert Luxenhofer, Sales Director for the display segment, says: “Our goal is to invest in new technologies and gain a deeper understanding of factory processes.” The company has successfully tackled its first steps on this path. For example, it has already been successfully marketing and selling systems for loading and unloading display coaters for TFT displays since 2009. Right now about 50 such systems are deployed across the globe. The future, however, belongs to organic light-emitting diodes i.e. OLEDs.
Displays manufactured with this technology offer countless advantages over TFTs, which are still common today, including a far sharper picture, a significantly wider viewing angle and sharply reduced energy consumption.

Loadi...






expand

Article taken from Glass-Technology International bi-monthly magazine (6 issues per year)
Year: 2014 number: 4
Check out Glass-Technology International magazine

1.827 Total results
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10... Last of 115 
latestOrder by:

All GlassOnline Articles

Gracogti216

2016-04-21 |  Company news
The Graco® ExactaBlend™ AGP Advanced Glazing Proportioner, a new technology specifically developed to improve real-time ...

Kibing2016gti216

2016-04-21 |  Company news
Group acquires land to build two float glass lines with plans to expand in the near future

Gerresheimergm216

2016-04-21 |  Company news
Gerresheimer’s Primary Glass Packaging plant in Chicago Heights, Illinois, is its only plant in the US manufacturing t...

MirStekla2016gti216

2016-04-21 |  Events
Mir Stekla is the biggest trade fair for the glass industry in its region - and the 2015 edition confirmed this even...

ChinaCeramicgm216

2016-04-21 |  Events
New economic report finds signs of slow growth and prescribes action to shore up losses in the export market.

AmericanCeramicgm216

2016-04-21 |  Forming
Glass makes so much of our life possible, and is also an energy-intensive industry, in need of fresh solutions to...

Landglass2016gti216

2016-04-21 |  Furnace technology
In its activities aimed at meeting market demands in architecture, furniture, household appliance, automobile and solar...

Emiratesglassgti216

2016-04-21 |  Markets & trends
Established in 1998 in Dubai, Emirates Glass is an ISO 9001 certified organization, which provides a range of high...

Glasstec2gti2167

2016-04-21 |  Product news
Is there any way to enhance the technical properties of contemporary quality insulation glass, i.e. its Ug value, light...

Spheron2016gti216

2016-04-21 |  Software
London based firm, PLP Architecture, researches the use of real world HDR data with next generation simulation software

Ocmigm216

2016-04-20 |  Company news
Responding the the many and diverse needs and demands of the stemware market, OCMI is continuing to develop and upgrade...

WiegandGlasgm216

2016-04-20 |  Company news
This article focuses on Wiegand-Glas, one of the top three glass container manufacturers in Germany. It manufactures ...

Zecchettigm216

2016-04-20 |  Company news
Some years ago, Zecchetti started to collaborate with a number of Chinese glassworks, providing them with high-tech...

THAIgm216

2016-04-20 |  Containers
This article takes us through the history of glass manufacture – in ancient and modern times – and the importance of mor...

ChinaGlass2016gti216

2016-04-20 |  Events
This year’s edition of China Glass – the 27th event – will take place in Shanghai and will, according to the organizers ...

ChinaCeramicgm216

2016-04-20 |  Markets & trends
New economic report finds signs of slow growth and prescribes action to shore up losses in the export market.

1.827 Total results
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10... Last of 115 

Our Glass Magazines & Annual Guides Read online free of charge

Glass-Technology International
 
Glass Machinery Plants & Accessories
 
World Glass Directory
 
Flat Glass World Directory
 
Return to top

Powered by GlassOnline Logo

Copyright © A151 S.r.l. 1996-2020 - All rights reserved

A151 S.r.l. - publications@glassonline.com - Cookie policy
Registered office: Via Antonio Gramsci, 57 - 20032 Cormano (MI), Italy
Company registry - Milan, REA No.: MI-2111551 | Share capital: € 10,000 | P.IVA/VAT No.: IT 02769870342