Custom laser glass finishing

Laser finishing can be used to produce custom, functional and decorative glass products. The trend towards new applications in this segment has not been driven exclusively by technological progress. In fact, the development has far more to do with changes in customer demand and the more general feasibility of options for generating greater added...

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Partnership between HEGLA and Bystronic glass terminated in mutual agreement

HEGLA and Glaston Corporation have decided to terminate their cooperation agreement due to changes in the companies’ competitive positions. The...

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New heating technology: HEGLA shortens cycle time in LSG cutting

Scoring, breaking, heating and separating is the tried-and-tested rule of thumb used to describe the mechanical separation of laminated glass. The...

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HEGLA now has a majority stake in TAIFIN Glass Machinery Oy, the manufacturer of tempering furnaces for safety glass

The German HEGLA Group announced that on 5 September 2019 in Nokia, Finland, it signed a sales agreement with the current stockholders of TAIFIN Glass...

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HEGLA Corp. New building: Ground-breaking ceremony for the first HEGLA production site outside Germany

On 1 August 2019, the ground-breaking ceremony was held for the new HEGLA production site in Stockbridge, Henry County, Georgia (USA). In a jovial,...

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Three times the expertise: The HEGLA Group focuses on performance in its exhibition at Vitrum

Under the trade fair slogan “Three times the expertise”, the HEGLA Group presentation at Vitrum 2019 in Milan will focus on solutions for the...

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HEGLA invests in innovation centre for new technology

The requirements of future markets, the opportunities of digitalisation, and new processes for the surface functionalisation and structuring of glass...

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Laser Marking: the Smooth Permanent Tracking Method

There are as many good reasons to pin information or product data to a processed glass panel as there are for chalk marking or sticking down labels....

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HEGLA celebrates long-standing current and retired former employees

“In today’s fast-paced times, people rarely work for the same company for decades. It is therefore extremely important to us that this year, we are...

HEGLA: Puts spotlight on automation, process optimisation and cutting laminated safety glass at glasstec

This year, Glasstec (2018) once again surpassed its reputation as the leading trade fair for glass - this is the verdict of Bernhard Hötger, Managing...

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HEGLA appoints additional Managing Director and authorised signatories

The HEGLA Group, based in Beverungen, has made changes to its management team to further the consistent and long-term development of the company in...

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HEGLA-HANIC GmbH places focus on digital future and Industry 4.0

The opportunities, possibilities and potential of the digital future are at the centre of the HEGLA-HANIC GmbH vision, the founding of which was...

Glass Industry Fair 2019 Poznań, Poland

Visit us at the Glass Industry Fair in Poznań from 20 to 23 November 2019.

Colombia Glass 2019

Visit us from 20 to 21 November 2019 at Colombia Glass in Bogotá.

Glasstech Asia 2019 Jakarta, Indonesia

Visit us at Glasstech Asia in Jakarta from 12 to 14 November 2019.

2019 ZAK Glass Technology in New Delhi, India

Visit us between 12th and 15th December 2019 at ZAK Glass Technology in New Delhi.

2019 Blechexpo in Stuttgart, Germany

Visit us between 5th and 8th November 2019 at Blechexpo in Stuttgart.

HEGLA presents solutions for the present and future of glass processing

The HEGLA Group, HEGLA-HANIC and HEGLA boraident will be exhibiting jointly at the glasstec trade fair in Düsseldorf under the motto “Shaping the...

HEGLA boraident - New foundation
Expertise in glass and laser applications: Newly founded HEGLA boraident secures jobs and know-how in Halle (Saale)

Following a very brief period of insolvency after the company fell into financial difficulties, the 17 employees of boraident in Halle an der Saale...

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HEGLA Beverungen: Manfred Vollbracht steps into retirement

After more than 41 years of active involvement, HEGLA Managing Director Manfred Vollbracht has retired shortly before his 66th birthday. “At some...

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HEGLA places Vitrum focus on LSG model-cutting and linear drive technology

With solutions and concepts for the scoring of shapes in laminated glass, HEGLA will play a part in the international rendezvous of the glass industry...

Anniversaries and retirement
Hegla jubilarians and pensioners

“The success of a company is always dependent upon its employees working together for a common objective”, says HEGLA’s Managing Director, Manfred...

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Laminated safety glass cutting by HEGLA – new-generation ProLam meets our vision of the future

In the spirit of Glasstec 2016, HEGLA introduced a new generation of the ProLam laminated glass cutting system while at the same time providing a...

HEGLA anniversary
40 years of HEGLA from toolmaking workshop to globally recognised specialist supplier

750 guests accepted the invitation of the Beverungen-based HEGLA Group to attend their 40th birthday celebrations in the Stadthalle in Beverungen. A...

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Language certificate rewards leisure time commitment

Twelve pupils at the secondary school in Beverungen in North Rhine-Westphalia

step up to participate in the telc European language certificate. For...

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HEGLA honours long-standing employees

The good mood was clearly visible to the HEGLA managing directors Manfred Vollbracht and Bernhard Hötger when they were able to congratulate six...

Process automation
Process automation in glass cutting — the potential of robotic technology

Robots appear in any science fiction story. For many, they are synonymous with technical progress. In glass cutting, however, they are seldom used —...

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Glass transfer automation raises competitiveness

Automation is increasingly the trend in the insulating glass sector. Technology is being used to improve the quality of the products and processes,...

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HEGLA celebrates official opening of Plant 3 - an extra 10,000 m² of production space

The addition of almost 10,000 m² of production space marks yet another investment by HEGLA in the Beverungen site. On Friday, 28th August 2015, the...

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RAPIDCUT KT – Standalone Cutting Table with Linear Drive

HEGLA presented RAPIDCUT KT, a new standalone cutting line, to coincide with glasstec 2014. At the same time, this replaces the Formline KT that is...