Posts Tagged ‘ Bystronic ’

Attendees Flock to Germany Seeking Fenestration Innovation

Mar 21st, 2012

The Fensterbau Frontale 2012 trade show, which focuses on doors, windows and facades, opened today at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg in Nuremberg, Germany, where big crowds are looking for the latest fenestration production, materials and product developments. The approximately 1,200 exhibitors on the show floor have not been disappointed, as they are planning to greet nearly 100,000 attendees at the event, which continues through March 24. Exhibits are generally geared toward the demands of the European market, with triple-glazing products and brightly colored extrusions prevalent. Stringent energy-efficiency codes, it seems, have made triple glazing a near-standard offering in Germany.

Bystronic Announces New Representation in Western Canada

Jan 13th, 2012

Officials at Bystronic Inc., of Elgin Ill., recently announced a new distributor in western Canada in Akhurst Machinery Co., according to a company news release. Founded in 1938, Akhurst Machinery is one of the largest independent equipment distributors in Canada. Bystronic, a Swiss based company, has North American sales and service facilities in Toronto, Canada [...]

GERMANY – Bystronic glass to Reorganize, Cut Positions, Partner with Hegla

Jan 12th, 2012

Bystronic glass will close facilities and cut jobs to keep ahead of the economic downturn, according to a company news release. The architectural glass cutting facility in B├╝tzberg, Switzerland, will cease operation. The engineering, manufacture and sale of machines for this sector are expected to stop at the end of March 2012. The service support [...]