Company Aims To Become One-Stop Shop for Automotive, Architectural, Train & Specialty Glass Segments
Impact Safety is an IATF 16949: 2016 certified company. It also has the privilege to print the ‘ISI’ mark on its products, guaranteeing additional insurance benefits to its customers.
A company at the forefront of glass processing in India, Impact Safety Glass, armed with its rich experience and expertise in processing, has become the first in the country to develop the nose cone glass for the Vande Bharat Express trains (Train 18) as per international standards.
Earlier, this particular product had to be imported, but now it is being developed in India, a perfect example of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ and ‘Make In India’. Impact Safety started the delivery of the nose cone glass for Vande Bharat semi-high speed trains on June 27.
Impact Safety Glass has a huge high-tech production facility in Bengaluru equipped with a highly experienced team of engineers, skilled workers and machines imported from Finland. The plant is capable of making glasses with printing of designs done in-house.
With the entry of global players in the commercial vehicle segment and consistent growth in demand for passenger vehicles in the Indian market, Impact Glass, under the guidance of its technical director Mr Vikram Dutt, is certainly well-poised to take on the challenge.
The company’s rich experience and expertise in processing help it to design, develop and manufacture high-quality and innovative glass solutions for a wide range of applications.
The world is increasingly looking towards modern hi-speed trains, Metro railway, mono-rail and locomotives as an eco-friendly mode of transport. Impact Safety Glass is working with the best international train manufacturers and is completely geared to serve the expansion of the global market.
ALSTOM, ICF, DMRC, BEML and Bombardier are among its prestigious clientele. The company is also supplying its products to all the rail corporations, Metros (rolling stock), and e-loco.
Impact Safety develops its glasses at its R&D centre and tests those as per the Railways International Standards.
The tests include projectile test, impact resistance test, high stability, humidity test, high temperature, U-value test and acoustic test.
Impact Safety Glass has one of the most technologically superior processing units in India fully equipped with world-class fully automated technology and state-ofthe- art machinery.
The company focuses on glass processing and glazing solutions for the architectural and automotive industries. Approximately half of the present production goes for Metro and train purposes and one-third to the automotive market.
Impact Safety Glass has continued to invest in technology, people and processes to cater to a wider market, contemporary to world standards, thereby pursuing its mission to be a single-window solution provider for everything in the automotive, architectural and speciality glass environment.
It has slowly emerged as a popular supplier of glass for many leading companies in the country’s highly competitive automotive market.
The company is working with prominent manufacturers of metro rail corporations, buses, trucks, construction equipment and also passenger vehicles, supplying quality glass as per customer requirements.
Established in 1986, Impact Safety Glass Works today is at the threshold of becoming a global leader in glass processing. It has technical tie-ups with global leaders and its manufacturing processes are in accordance to international standards. Its products offer tighter specifications for optics, shape and noise control etc. The company works closely with stylists and engineers in the very early stages of new vehicle development.
Impact Safety Glass is capable of making glasses of different standards such as IS2553 Part 2, JASO, EN, NIJ, UIC 651 to meet specific customer requirements. Its quality control lab, where the glasses are tested for compliance to required quality standards, has an R&D team.
The company is IATF 16949: 2016 certified, which is a benchmark for any automotive glass supplier. It also enjoys the privilege of printing ‘ISI’ on its glass, to give additional insurance benefits to customers. It holds the E Mark certification, a premium quality assurance mark, and is also accredited by the United States Government Department of Transport.
In the field of architectural glass, Impact Safety Glass broadly classifies its products into performance, safety and aesthetics. The performance category includes ProETM Tempering, Reflective Silk Printed, Impact Therm (Double Glazing), Noise Reduction, UV Protection. Safety includes Laminated Safety, Impact Resistant, Mirror Safe, Burglary Proof, Bullet Resistant, Bomb Resistant, Fire Resistant, Tempered, Heat Strengthened and Heat Soaked Glass. The Aesthetics range has Silk Printed, and Extra Clear Glass.
While the company masters glass processing, it also focuses on glazing solutions such as facades, canopies, skylights, glass floors, glass staircases, doors and windows with performance and aesthetic looks. It also focuses on cookware Glasses for gas and induction stoves. This completes the single-window solution promises the company makes to its customers.
Apart from catering to the Indian market, Impact Safety exports to the UK, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Mauritius. The ability to supply full sets of high quality glasses for a wide range of vehicles makes Impact an interesting partner for the OEM and ARG markets.
With passion for innovation and technology and credentials of two decades in developing world class products to discerning customers in aerospace, defence, railways and industrial applications, Impact Safety Glass has emerged as India’s most diversified and fastest growing company in this field.