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Kinestral Technologies’ Halio Cloud Becomes the First Globally Deployed Smart Window Control System

HAYWARD, Calif.- July 11, 2019 – Kinestral Technologies, Inc., developer and manufacturer of Halio® smart-tinting glass, today announced that it has deployed a European version of its Halio Cloud Control System that is compliant with the European Union’s data and privacy laws. Kinestral began large-scale shipments of Halio from its manufacturing facility in Taiwan for projects in Europe early last quarter.

Kinestral Technologies Partners with Vitrum Glass Group to Produce Halio Smart-Tinting Insulating Glass Units

Kinestral Technologies, Inc., developer and manufacturer of Halio® smart-tinting glass, today announced that the company has partnered with Vitrum Glass Group to produce Halio insulating glass units (IGUs) for multiple commercial projects in North America. These projects will use more than 100,000 square feet of Halio smart-tinting glass produced at Kinestral’s large-scale Taiwan manufacturing facility. Vitrum Glass Group will begin delivery of the Halio IGUs to these initial projects in the coming weeks.

Kinestral Technologies Secures Over $100 Million in Series D Funding Led by SK Holdings

HAYWARD, Calif. – Jan. 30, 2019 – Kinestral Technologies, Inc., developer and manufacturer of Halio, the most advanced smart-tinting glass product for buildings and homes, today announced that the company has closed Series D funding of over $100M led by SK Holdings, one of the largest conglomerates in South Korea.  Current investors 5AM Ventures, Alexandria Real Estate, Capricorn Investment Group and Versant Ventures also participated in the round.