Şişecam, the only global player operating in all core areas of glass and an innovational leader in flat glass industry, attended the SHARE Sofia, SHARE Bucharest and SHARE Belgrade, International Architecture and Engineering Forum events this year. This popular series of events has been held by SHARE Architects since 2010. Şişecam made a presentation, “Transformation Shaping the Future,” at the various conferences where Europe’s leading architects took part as speakers.
At each event attended by some 250 industry professionals, Şişecam provided information about glass consultancy, BIM objects, and reference projects, presenting several projects as case studies.
Leading Turkish architects attended SHARE Sofia, SHARE Bucharest, and SHARE Belgrade as guests of Şişecam. These architects discussed major projects realized with Şişecam’s glass during their presentations.
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Şişecam was founded in 1935 to establish Turkey’s glass industry in line with the vision of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Turkish Republic. Today, Şişecam is a strong global player in the fields of glass and chemicals. Şişecam is the only global company operating in all core areas of glass production – including flat glass, glassware, glass packaging, and glass fiber. Currently, Şişecam ranks among the world’s top two manufacturers of glassware and the top five producers of glass packaging and flat glass. Şişecam is one of the three largest soda producers in the world and the world leader in chromium chemicals.
Şişecam plays a leading role in the flat glass, glassware, glass packaging, chemicals, automotive, glass fiber, mining, energy , and recycling business lines. Şişecam operates production facilities in Germany, Italy, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Russian Federation, Georgia, Ukraine, Egypt, India, and the USA in addition to Turkey.
Şişecam is taking major steps towards its goal of becoming one of the world’s top three manufacturers in its main fields of activity. Driven forward by its highly competent human resources and smart technologies, Şişecam is continuously transforming its digital infrastructure and corporate culture taking into account the needs of the future. With 87 years of experience and 24,000 employees, Şişecam conducts production activities in 14 countries on four continents and operates a sales network in more than 150 countries worldwide. Şişecam is moving forward on its growth journey, powered by an inclusive approach that supports the development of its entire ecosystem. Şişecam takes responsibility for protecting the planet, empowering society, and transforming life with its CareforNext strategy, which is compliant with and centered around the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Şişecam uses all its experience and competencies to promote sustainable development in every aspect.