Latest Windshield Stories

2011-11-09 10:00:00

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Wiper Systems markets.

2011-08-24 18:55:00

The tinting of automotive glass and commercial/residential buildings has huge benefits.

2011-06-21 07:14:00

DEARBORN, Mich., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The EPGAA, a glass industry association, says that Advanced Solar Control Glass can significantly reduce the need for air conditioning, extending EV range.

2011-05-05 09:00:00

WACO, Texas, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Car maintenance isn't just under the hood. A cracked windshield is a safety risk.

2011-04-20 10:01:00

WOBURN, Mass., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- JN Phillips Auto Glass announced today that, as a result of its "GreenShield(SM)" program, more than one million pounds of glass and plastic have been successfully recycled and kept from ending up in landfills.

2011-03-16 14:47:40

Researchers under the supervision of Université Laval professor Gaétan Laroche have developed the very first permanent anti-fog coating.

2010-12-14 07:00:00

CARSON, Calif., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanksgiving 2010 was one of the busiest road travel holidays in years, and Christmas 2010 road travel is expected to peak as well.

2010-12-02 04:20:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MS -- Wiper blade performance has experienced a dramatic leap forward with advanced technology 'bracketless' wiper blades such as the Bosch ICON(TM) -- especially in winter.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.