Posts Tagged ‘ Pilkington ’

Window Retrofit Technologies Selected for Government Testing

Jul 19th, 2023

The U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Green Proving Ground (GPG) program has selected 20 building technologies to test in buildings to help decarbonize the built environment. Among the selection are several window retrofit technologies that aim to improve the performance of building envelopes. GSA officials say that this year’s program focuses on American-made technologies in […]

Window Retrofit Technologies Selected for Governmental Testing

Jun 29th, 2023

The U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Green Proving Ground (GPG) program has selected 20 building technologies to test in buildings to help decarbonize the built environment. Among the selection are several window retrofit technologies that aim to improve the performance of a building’s exterior envelope. GSA officials say that this year’s program focuses on American-made […]

Recent Financial Reports Reiterate Positive Outlook

Feb 13th, 2023

While most publicly traded door and window companies won’t announce fourth-quarter results until late February, a third-quarter report filed last week by NSG Group (parent company to Pilkington) shows what officials are calling a “remarkable” revenue increase from architectural glass for the period ending March 31, 2023. The news from NSG adds to another third-quarter […]

Pilkington Ordered to Share Documents in Insurance Payout Case

Apr 15th, 2022

In its ongoing case against Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (MSI), Pilkington North America, was ordered to share documents with the insurance company after experiencing a $60 to $100 million loss caused by a tornado striking its glass manufacturing facility in Ottawa, Ill., on February 28, 2017. In early 2021, Nippon Sheet Glass, parent company of Pilkington, […]

Glass Manufacturer Records Significant Increase in Revenues

Nov 29th, 2021

NSG Group, parent company to Pilkington, saw a 25% increase in architectural glass revenues in the most recent quarter compared to the same period last year, according to its latest financial report. NSG reports sales in this segment totaled $544 million in its second-quarter fiscal year 2022, which represents the months of July-September 2021. The […]

A Look Back: Remembering 9/11

Sep 10th, 2021

Almost everyone remembers where they were that Tuesday. Whether at work, in traffic or at home, hearing the news of the first plane to strike the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, was surreal. We gathered around televisions and watched, trying to comprehend what was happening that fateful day, which took the lives of […]

NSG Group Shows Significant Rebound in Architectural Glass

Aug 16th, 2021

NSG Group, parent company to Pilkington, saw a 44% increase in architectural glass revenues in the most recent quarter compared to the same period last year, according to its latest financial report. NSG reports sales in this segment totaled $608.2 million in its first quarter fiscal year 2022, which represents the months of April-June 2021. […]

Glass Manufacturer Feels Impact of COVID Economy, Forecasts Stronger 2022

May 18th, 2021

NSG Group, a global glass manufacturer and parent company of Pilkington, saw a decline in revenues in fiscal year 2021 compared to 2020 yet still exceeded its expectations, according to a recently released financial report. The company totaled $4.57 billion for the year, down 10.2% from $5.09 billion the year before but greater than its […]

Organizations Petition UN for Year of Glass

Mar 12th, 2021

Each year, the United Nations (U.N.) designates specific periods as markers for events or topics, in order to promote the organization’s objectives. Established by the U.N.’s general assembly, observances range from days, to years and even decades. 2015 was the Year of Light and Light-based Technologies; 2019 was the Year of the Periodic Table and […]

Pleotint Supplies Dynamic Glass Interlayer to Pilkington

Jun 15th, 2017

Thermochromic glass producer Pleotint LLC is now supplying its Suntuitive dynamic glass interlayer to Pilkington/NSG Europe for use in its Pilkington Suncool Dynamic product line. “We are excited to have the trust of not only one of the largest glass manufacturers in the world but also one that is as well known as NSG,” says […]