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Şişecam Flat Glass Organized The Fourth Glass Reflections Conferencesisecam-flatglass-organized-the-fourth-glass-reflections-conferenceŞişecam Flat Glass Organized The Fourth Glass Reflections ConferenceŞişecam Flat Glass organized the fourth ‘Glass Reflections’ conference series at YEM to share the latest developments and trends about the use of glass in architectural design.
Turkeybuild 2016 Istanbul visitors had the chance to try out new products of Şişecam Flat Glassturkeybuild-2016-istanbul-visitors-had-the-chance-to-try-out-new-products-of-sisecam-flat-glassTurkeybuild 2016 Istanbul visitors had the chance to try out new products of Şişecam Flat GlassŞişecam Flat Glass Made Its Mark On The Construction Fair Event
Glasstec 2016Glasstec 2016Şişecam Flat Glass will participate with a 255 m2 stand in “Glasstec 2016” between September 20-23rd in Duesseldorf, Germany. Hall 10 Stand G42

1961

Production of flat glass by using sheet technology (Fourcault) was launched by Çayırova Cam Sanayii A.Ş. in Çayırova-Gebze, Turkey.

1967

The second flat glass furnace with Fourcault Technology was inaugurated in Çayırova.

1967 - 1976

Manufacturing of tempered glass, patterned glass, automotive glass, mirror and double glazing units began, enabling product diversification.

1977

A license agreement for the production of float glass was signed with Pilkington.

1981

Turkey’s first float glass line was inaugurated in Lüleburgaz by Trakya Cam Sanayii A.Ş., which was established in 1978.

1990

Second float line was inaugurated in Lüleburgaz.

1981 - 1993

Capacity was increased in tempered glass, patterned glass and mirror lines. Production of tinted glass began.

1993

The Trakya Automotive Glass Plant, established in 1991, started production.

1994

The Coated glass line was inaugurated through the partnership of Şişecam and the German glass company Interpane (all shares of Interpane transferred to Şişecam in 1996).

1996

The first float line in Mersin was inaugurated.

1997

Flat glass production through the use of sheet technology was ceased.

1998

Mirror and laminated glass lines with high production capacities were inaugurated in Lüleburgaz.

2000

The second float line was inaugurated in Mersin.

2003

Trakya Glass Bulgaria EAD was founded in Bulgaria as a subsidiary of Trakya Cam Sanayii A.Ş.

2004

The groundbreaking of Trakya Glass Bulgaria EAD’s flat glass and glassware plants were held in Targovishte, Bulgaria.

2005

The decision was taken to invest in tempered glass and mirror material alongside the float line in Bulgaria.

2006

The float line in Bulgaria was inaugurated. Mirror and tempered glass were also included in the portfolio.

2007

Bulgaristan’da beyaz eşya camlarına yönelik üretim başladı.

2008

In order to serve the construction sector, a laminated glass line was inaugurated in October under the corporate body of Trakya Yenişehir Cam Sanayii A.Ş.

2010

The Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) to carry our float glass, mirror and coated glass investments in partnership with Saint-Gobain in Russia's Tatarstan Republic was signed on 12 October 2010.

2011

The first and second lines of the new patterned glass furnace investment in Mersin were completed in June 2011 and November 2011, respectively.

2012

The second mirror line in Turkey was inaugurated in Mersin in July 2012.

2013

Şişecam Flat Glass acquired a 50% interest share in India’s HNG Float Glass Limited Company.

2014

The flat glass line installed under Trakya Polatlı Cam Sanayii A.Ş. in the Ankara Polatlı Industrial Zone was inaugurated in April.

2015

​The second float line was inaugurated at the Trakya Glass Bulgaria EAD in Bulgaria.

2016

Electricity Production from Waste Heat Recovery facility was put into operation at Trakya Cam Sanayii A.Ş. Mersin Flat Glass Plant.

History

  • 1961
  • 1967
  • 1967 - 1976
  • 1977
  • 1981
  • 1990
  • 1981 - 1993
  • 1993
  • 1994
  • 1996
  • 1997
  • 1998
  • 2000
  • 2003
  • 2004
  • 2005
  • 2006
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2010
  • 2011
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016