Category: Marine Bent & Curved Glass

Visit Us At The International WorkBoat Show

Are you a commercial vessel owner or operator looking to connect with vendors who work in the maritime industry, or are you a boat builder, a shipyard owner, or a marine architect looking to connect with those who could help you do your job more effectively? Then you will definitely want to be at the… Read more »

Laminated Glass in the Marine Industry

Laminated glass can be some of the strongest and most durable types of glass around. It’s made by taking two or more pieces of glass and bonding them together with an interlayer in between them. This provides laminated glass with its strength and prevents it from shattering in the event that it’s ever broken. Thanks… Read more »

All About the Yaz Superyacht

Back in the late 1970s, the Royal Netherlands Navy launched a frigate called HNLMS Piet Hein that played an integral role in the Cold War. The extremely heavy and durable ship was designed to patrol the North Sea for submarines while standing up to the rough waters and often treacherous weather conditions it faced. But… Read more »

Do You Know the History of Glass Bottom Boats?

If you want to see the ocean in a whole new way, you can do so by taking a ride on a glass bottom boat. There are glass bottom boats operating in all different parts of the country. They offer you the opportunity to get up close and personal with the fish and other marine… Read more »

Most Expensive Father’s Day Gifts

Do you want to get your dad something he’ll really remember this Father’s Day? You’re going to need to give him more than a new tie or a bottle of cologne to do it! Let’s look at some of the most outrageous and most expensive Father’s Day gifts on the market today. Travelmate Robotic Suitcase… Read more »

ProCurve Glass Cares About World Oceans Day

First established way back in 1992, World Oceans Day was originally designed to draw awareness to the many problems plaguing the planet’s oceans. In 2002, The Ocean Project started promoting the special day more actively. And since then, it’s been held every year on June 8th with a series of events surrounding it to promote… Read more »

Important Vocabulary of Curved Marine Glass

It is true that not all forms of glass are created equal. When it comes to curved marine glass, you are looking at a different animal than traditional flat glass. As a matter of fact, marine glass has its own sort of language that those working with it must understand. Let’s look into this unique… Read more »

Curved Glass for the Marine Industry

Over the course of the last few decades, yachts and other boats have gotten bigger and more intricate than ever before. Most boat owners are no longer content to simply take their boat off a factory line and put it in the water. They want to customize their boats as much as possible and add… Read more »

The Importance of Classification Societies for Ship Building

If you have ever built a boat from scratch or done any work on one, then you know just how important classification societies are to the ship-building process. Classification societies are non-governmental organizations that are in place to provide rules and regulations for how ships must be built. The goal of classification societies is to… Read more »