This SBU is formed as a result of management merger of Float & GS SBUs. Strategically located at the fulcrum of Company's business, Architectural Glass SBU manufactures quality float glass, makes captive supply to Auto Glass SBU besides stock feeding it's own processing requirements towards a range of high end Architectural Glass products.
Architectural Glass SBU deploys an extensive network of 4 zonal offices and over thousands distributors. It also markets the entire range of AGC products in India as its distribution partner.
AIS began its float glass operations by taking over the erstwhile Floatglass India Ltd., with its manufacturing facility at Taloja (Maharashtra) in 2001. In 2003, Floatglass India Ltd., was merged with AIS.
AIS Float Glass produces a wide range of value-added varieties of glass such as heat reflective glass, heat absorbing glass, solar control glass, coloured glass and mirrors.
AIS Float Glass commands nearly 24% share in the Indian float glass market; it also exports its products to various countries in Asia, Europe and Latin America. The SBU is also the commercial agent of a range of glass products of AGC in India.
AIS Glass Solutions was set up in 2004 as a subsidiary of AIS, with the objective of growing AIS's presence in architectural glass solutions and value-added glass products and services. Over the last 6 years, AIS Glass Solutions has emerged as India's biggest & organised player in the architectural glass processing segmentmaunfacturing branded, value-added glass products and offering end users a complete solution for their glass needs.
AIS Glass Solutions has 3 state-of-the-art glass processing facilities located at Roorkee - Uttarakhand (North India), Taloja - Maharashtra (West India) and Chennai-Tamil Nadu (South India).
The unit's distribution chain spread and initiatives ensure that the right glass and its most appropriate application are made available to the customer in the shortest possible time. To that effect, the sales people of AIS Glass Solutions are not only sellers of product; they also educate, suggest and partner with the customer for maximum value addition.