14 April 2008
14 April 2008
Ito & Assoc, a Vancouver based distributor of building products to Japan, has placed Duxton fiberglass windows into the first Net Zero house project in Japan.
This home will be a feature project for the 2008 G8 Conference near Sapporo, Hokkaido. It is anticipated that the Canadian government will highlight the numerous Canadian technologies which will be incorporated in this cutting edge home.
Kimi Ito notes, ""We know that an energy efficient building envelope is extremely important to achieve ""net zero"" building performance. We also know that high performance windows are a critical part of the building envelope. We have followed and noted the progress of Duxton fiberglass windows and immediately selected their product for this important project.""
Kordsa, operating in tire, construction reinforcement and composites technologies market with its mission ‘We Reinforce Life’, has launched a new campaign with the slogan ‘Inspired from life, we reinforce life’.
Chomarat is developing its Coatings & Films business at its French sites. The Group has just acquired an extruder and a graining line to increase its production capacities and develop new, more efficient solutions, particularly in the field of TPO (polyolefin thermoplastics).
Group Rhodes, through its Rhodes Interform business, has developed a revolutionary new process that enables large monocoque components, particularly those produced by super plastic forming (SPF) from very thin material, to more accurately retain their shape on cooling.