glasstec - the leading international trade fair

CRYSTAL CLEAR FACTS

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  • Leading international show
    1235 exhibitors from 52 countries and 40,200 trade visitors from more than 100 countries.

  • Unparalleled overview of the industry
    from manufacturing, processing and finishing through to new products and their application

  • Unique ancillary programme
    with international experts from research and practice

PRODUCT RANGE

  • Glass manufacture/ production technology
  • Glass processing and finishing
  • Glass products and applications
  • Solar production technology and components and pre-products for solar manufacture
  • Solar end products and their applications
  • Multifunctional facade technology
  • Crafts, finishing and design
  • Tools, spare and wear parts
  • Measurement and control technology
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TARGET GROUPS

glasstec is the meeting point for the world of glass, not only the world‘s largest trade fair for the glass industry and its suppliers but also the most international event.
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MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

  • Manufacturers of machines for glass production /  production technology
  • Manufacturers of machines for glass processing  and refinement - including laser technology and  display technology
  • Manufacturers of tools, spare parts and wearing parts
  • Manufacturers of measurement and control technology  for mechanical engineering
  • Consulting/ engineering for mechanical engineering
     

CRAFTS

  • Glass refiners (edge and surface refining,  grinding and engraving, glass painting  and artistic glazing)
  • Glass apparatus construction
  • Window construction
  • Door and gate construction
  • Facade engineering
  • Metal construction
  • Wood and plastic processing crafts
  • Alternative energy generation (workmanship)
     

MANUFACTURING, PROCESSING, FINISHING

  • Manufacturers of base glass (flat glass; hollow glass: Container glass, table ware; tubular glass; special glass: Technical glass, display glass; fibre glass: textile glass fibres, glass wool)
  • Manufacturers of processed and refined glass (insulating glass, safety glass, laminated glass, building and furniture glass, special glass, technical glass, display glass)
  • Glass suppliers (chemicals industry, metal construction, building material suppliers, services)
     

ARCHITECTURE/ CONSTRUCTION

  • Architectural offices
  • Engineering and planning offices
  • Interior design (also furniture industry)
  • Trade fair construction and shop fitters
  • Construction industry (construction engineers  and structural engineers)
     

WINDOWS + FAÇADES

  • Façade engineering
  • Metal construction
  • Window construction

ENERGY

  • Solar industry
  • Environmental sector