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Kinestral kicks off operations of tinting glass plant in Taiwan

A US$100 million tinting glass manufacturing plant invested by US-based Kinestral Technologies in Miaoli, western Taiwan, has kicked off commercial operations with a production capacity of 200,000 square feet of tinting glass a year initially. Under a cooperation agreement, the tinting glass plant was built on the factory site of Taiwan-based G-Tech Optoelectronics (GTOC), a glass processing service provider.

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Hayward, Calif.–based Kinestral Technologies has opened its first factory in Taiwan, which will produce its Halio Smart-Tinting Glass panels in sizes up to 5 feet wide by 10 feet long. The 100,000-square-foot factory will join forces with Kinestral's existing manufacturing facility in California to meet global production demands.