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German Weather Service
The Weather Prophets
Weather reports are the media’s most popular service thanks to modern meteorology. The German Weather Service in Offenbach is an important source. The quality of its service depends on satellite data. A new satellite promises even more accurate forecasts. [more]

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Household Appliance Industry
Good Ideas Implemented Quickly
BSH Bosch and Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH supply high-quality cookers (stoves) all around the world. Through intensive cooperation with SCHOTT regarding “Ceran” and processed flat glass, an impressive potential for innovation has opened up. [more]

Technical Glass Beads
Completely Perfect
Mixing beads for insulin cylinder ampoules are one of the special products manufactured by Sigmund Lindner (SiLi) GmbH. The beads are manufactured from special glass rods made by SCHOTT Rohrglas. [more]

German Chancellor visits SCHOTT
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder had the opportunity to see a successful example of German-German reunification when he visited SCHOTT Jenaer Glas, the company’s original headquarters, during his summer trip through eastern Germany. [more]

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Fire protection
Glassy Thermal Shield
At the Frankfurt Hilton, glazing using “Pyran S” special purpose glass made by SCHOTT provides a low-cost fire protection solution for spacious glass architecture. [more]

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Rebuilding the East
From Collective to joint-stock company
Dr. Leopold von Heimendahl and Dr. Udo Ungeheuer discuss the rocky road that SCHOTT Jenaer Glas GmbH had to travel on its way to becoming profitable. [more]

Successful Integration
SCHOTT’s commitment to Jena is a success story. Today SJG manufactures competitive products and is fully integrated into the group. [more]

Glass Processing
Implementing Innovation Faster
With its new fine machining center in Mainz, SCHOTT intends to develop and install technologies for the production of prototypes. [more]

From Tube to Funnel
As one of the biggest European television glass manufacturers, SCHOTT has taken the initiative regarding recycling. The goal is clear: special glass should no longer land in the dump, rather should be used as a valuable secondary raw material. [more]

X-ray Protection Glass
High Tech for the Heart
The Pediatric Cardiology Clinic, a unit of the Heart and Diabetes Center of North Rhine-Westphalia, uses X-ray protection glass made by SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan. [more]

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Interior Design
The Art of Creating Space
In the new Sony Style Store in Berlin, SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan’s “Opalika” architectural glass is helping to create an interesting shopping atmosphere. [more]

Wine tasting Glass
“Sensus” Sharpens the Senses
The new DIN wine tasting glass made by SCHOTT Zwiesel convinces German wine experts. [more]

From Obsidian to Laser glass
How long has glass existed? The answer to this and many other intriguing questions about this universal material can be found at the SCHOTT GLASMuseum in Jena, which opened its doors on September 1, 2000. [more]

The World on Foot
For five months, visitors from around the world could tour the world on foot at the EXPO 2000 in Hanover where SCHOTT was a member of the Food Pavilion. [more]

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Light Architecture
Floating Sculpture
Internationally renowned architects, designers and engineers have collaborated to create the world’s largest light sculpture. It is made with “Duran” from SCHOTT. [more]

Cathode Ray Tubes
Still on the air
The cathode ray tube, prematurely pronounced dead on many occasions, was the subject of an international symposium at SCHOTT, Europe’s biggest television glass manufacturer. [more]

Fine Cooking
In the Berlin Reichstag, the chefs cook on “Ceran” glass ceramic cooktops. [more]