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Aluminium and glass

13 April 2014 Southgate latest repair project for Dow Corning 123 silicone sealant

Dow Corning 123 silicone tape was specified for the repair of failed weather seals on the domes and two entrances at the Southgate Malla.b.e. Construction Chemicals has supplied Dow Corning 123 silicone sealing tape for the weatherproofing of glazed areas of several high profile structures in Johannesburg....

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07 April 2014 Glazed and confused

Swartland’s double glazed Cape Culture range Glazing is the technical term for fixing sheet glass into a frame, whether it is a window, door or skylight.“If correctly installed, glass can be extremely durable and strong,” explains Dylan Miller from leading wooden window and door manufacturer, Swartland....

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12 June 2013 A practical guide to aluminium window U-values

HBS Aluminium Systems gives guidance on calculating u-values and complying with SA Energy Efficiency legislationThe U-value is a measure of a window's ability to transfer heat (energy). The lower the U-value rating for the window product, the better. Windows with a low U-value are efficient insulators against heat loss and heat gain....

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07 May 2013 Cool tempering machines

Cooltemper Jetstream full convection furnaceAn all-new range of energy efficient glass tempering furnaces from one of the world’s foremost suppliers has finally arrived in South African, which will provide glass processors with broader options when choosing machinery. ...

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06 August 2012 HBS Aluminium Systems at Glass Expo, Interbuild Africa 2012

HBS Aluminium Systems’ Coastal range of aluminium sliding windows was specified for the Taj Hotel in Cape Town.HBS Aluminium Systems offers architects and fabricators so much more with branded aluminium systems, comprehensive technical support and best in class estimating software.  NuKlip is the only branded shop-front system in South Africa. Its versatility means that only 137 sections are needed to fabricate shop-fronts, doors, windows and flush glazing applications. ...

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22 May 2012 glasstec 2012

glasstec, the international trade fair for the glass industry – including production, processing and products – will take place together with solarpeq – the international trade fair for solar-related production equipment, in Düsseldorf, Germany, from 23 to 26 October this year. Bookings for exhibition space are already open.  glasstec is the biggest international trade fair for the glass...

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