This fall the U.S. House passed a government-wide spending bill that funds the Energy Star program at $33 million, which is 53% less than current funding levels. An earlier draft of the budget proposed wiping out the program completely.
The Fiera Milano Rho in Italy was recently home to Vitrum 2017, the annual European trade show dedicated to glass processing.
Innovations in glass technology have allowed architects to imagine structures that would have seemed impossible in the past.
Machines communicate with one another and smart cars take us home safely. But what is the connection to the modern glass processing industry?
Good news for the glass industry: The global flat glass market is projected to more than double by 2022.
The U.S. window and door industry is expected to hit $34 billion in 2021. That’s a 25 percent increase from today where the market is at $27.2 billion.
A new study shows that 79 percent of top business leaders in the U.S. say that they plan to incorporate robotics in their processes by 2020. About 82 percent of 300 senior executives plan to implement artificial intelligence (AI) by the same date.
As Thursday winds down at GlassBuild America, A+W Software has been helping visitors realize their goals.