SnapCab Collaborates with Corning

Elevator World

Corning® Gorilla® Glass is a very tough, scratch-resistant glass that protects billions of smartphones and tablets, on dozens of major brands, from daily abuse, yet enables us to view high-definition pictures without distortion. The glass can flex without breaking and withstand impact from everyday occurrences. In short, it is the material of choice for tough, lightweight consumer electronics cover-glass applications. That same glass is now being used for interior architecture, including the walls of elevator cabs (ELEVATOR WORLD, April 2014). In its partnership with Corning, SnapCab, an elevator interior systems company, has begun installing Gorilla Glass panels in elevators and architectural surfaces. The partnership began when Corning identified SnapCab as able to produce a scalable manufacturing platform using Gorilla Glass.

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