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October 30, 2018

AGC Glass Expands Product Offerings with Solarshield® Majestic Grey

AGC, the world’s largest glass manufacturer, enhances its product line with Solarshield® Majestic Grey, a light grey tinted float glass with superior light transmittance. Majestic Grey was developed in response to continued architectural demand for a light grey, neutral, tinted glass with a high visible light transmittance.

March 12, 2018

Viewpoint: AGC North America Exec Offers Insights on New Coater

Mike Antonucci, regional president of AGC Glass Company North America, spoke with Glass Magazine about the new expansion and the evolution of glass coating.
February 7, 2018

AGC Glass North America Provides 60,000 Square Feet of Glass for Luxury Boutique Hotel

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Alpharetta, GA. February 7, 2018— The luxury Thompson Hotel is a new, curved skyscraper located in Nashville, Tennessee featuring 60,000 square feet of high-performing solar control low-emissivity glass from AGC Glass North America.

December 4, 2017

AGC Glass Introduces Clearvision

Clearvision delivers 92% light transmission, more than any other glass product on the market. This makes it ideal for architectural applications requiring a high degree of transparency or color optimization. Even in its thickest iterations, Clearvision remains perfectly neutral.

November 13, 2017

AGC North America Launches New Website

The new site is a go-to resource for architects and designers looking to specify glass. It features extensive information, imagery, and downloadable content for the entire roster of AGC products — the widest range available in the world.

October 20, 2017

AGC Asahi Glass Holding “FEEL! GLASS” Exhibition to Celebrate its 110th Anniversary

All AGC products unveiled at Milan Design Week between 2015 and 2017 will be on display once more in Tokyo from November 20-26, 2017. Our 110-year history will be on display - including glass on which images can be projected, glass that is thin and light, but strong, and glass with a diverse range of textures.

September 18, 2017

AGC Launches Architectural Glass Visualizer

Anticipating how glazing will actually look when designing a building has never been easy... until today thanks to AGC's Architectural Glass Visualizer – allowing architects to preview designs with AGC’s most popular glass products for façades in real time, and in different light and climate situations.

August 25, 2017

AGC to Showcase Five Premier Products at CONSTRUCT 2017 – Booth #1103

AGC Glass will showcase five of its premier products at CONSTRUCT 2017, September 14-15 in Providence, RI.

June 21, 2017

AGC Glass to Install New State-of-the-Art Coater in North America for Commercial and Residential Customers

AGC Glass announces the installation of a new MSVD glass coater in North America to serve the residential and commercial glass markets.

June 21, 2017

New state-of-the-art coater in North America

New MSVD glass coater strengthens AGC’s position as the world’s largest glass manufacturer and reinforces the company’s commitment to deliver the widest range of products to North America. “This investment in North America, along with our world-renowned R&D and world-class service, positions us to exceed the needs of our customers for the long term,” says Mark Twente, Director of Marketing for AGC Glass North America.

April 11, 2017

AGC to Feature a Variety of New Products at AIA 2017 – Booth #3463

AGC Glass will showcase four of its newest products at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2017, April 27-29 in Orlando, FL.

March 30, 2017

AGC Offers New Limited Lifetime Warranty to End Users on Luxclear™ Protect

AGC Glass announces a new Limited Lifetime Warranty for its Luxclear™ Protect anti-corrosion glass product. The warranty activation and claim form is provided direct to the end user, and can be managed online—streamlining processes for the end user, glass fabricator and installers. The new website is also a comprehensive resource for Luxclear Protect, housing product information, brochures and technical documents specific to the needs of the glass trade and consumers. In addition, a wide variety of marketing materials are available, including branded product labels, point-of-sale displays, and promotional items to support AGC customers and to help create demand for the product.

October 18, 2016

AGC Launches New North American Website

Building on its global platform, AGC Glass Company North America is pleased to announce its newly designed website for its Building and Industrial business unit, The new site offers streamlined design and navigation, creating consistent branding for AGC worldwide. Designed to better meet the priorities and needs of architects and glass fabricators at the forefront, the new layout includes improvements to project presentation, added CSI 3-Part Specifications and new Building Information & Modeling (BIM) objects.

September 29, 2016

AGC Launches Luxclear™ Protect Anti-Corrosion Glass

AGC Glass Company North America has launched LUXCLEAR™ Protect anti-corrosion glass. This permanent coated glass product is designed to protect the surface of the glass by preventing corrosion due to contaminants related to water, heat and high-humidity that ultimately cause the glass to “age” and become dull and dirty in appearance. LUXCLEAR™ Protect is the perfect solution for protecting bath and shower enclosures, whether the application is a single family residence, hotel or high-rise condominium—demanding the ultimate in quality and durability.