About Guardian Glass

About Guardian Glass

Seeing the possibilities means leading the way

Guardian Glass produces float, high-performance glass and fabricated glass products for use in exterior (both commercial and residential) and interior architectural applications, as well as transportation and technical products. You’ll find Guardian glass in homes, offices, cars and some of the world’s most iconic architectural landmarks. We continuously work to create new glass products and solutions using the most advanced technology to help customers See what’s possible™.

Our footprint helps you make your mark

As one of the world’s largest producers of magnetron sputter coated glass and one of the largest float-glass producers, Guardian has access to state-of-the-art products all over the world. We work with clients on global, regional and local levels—exploring new design trends, protecting the environment and building structures that enhance people’s lives.

countries served

with projects on 5 continents

km of float glass

produced every day

float glass lines

world wide

Our research supports your vision

Bringing physics, chemistry and manufacturing together to create the world’s best glass is no small feat. At Guardian Science and Technology Center, that is the goal of our development team. We invent glass coatings, manufacturing techniques and other technologies that break barriers in the industry. By thinking about glass as a key part of the building system, we strive to make an impact on environmental sustainability and the well-being of a building’s inhabitants, all while helping architects and builders achieve their design visions.

patents awarded

since the founding of STC

scientists and researchers

working at the forefront of materials sciences and engineering

net energy consumed

in some passive house concepts that use Guardian Glass products

Our team wants to help you grow

At Guardian, the only thing stronger than our glass is our commitment to teamwork. Our proven approach to growth through teamwork and challenging the status quo has only served to strengthen our bond with our clients. We focus every day on achieving your goals with glass. Whether you are a local glass fabricator or a global architecture firm, our amazing team of experts has you covered.


focused on optimizing the value they create

MBM® Guiding Principles

that drive our employees and our business

of the largest

glass sputter coating manufacturers in the world

We are never afraid to be challenged

At Guardian Glass, we realize the global market is more volatile than ever, and the risks far greater. Still, the opportunities to achieve creative visions and push the boundaries of science are waiting. Our spirited team of gifted engineers, scientists, programmers and craftsmen are leading the way. They are building trusted products in one of the world’s most important industries — by listening to customers, identifying trends and challenging conventional wisdom. No one knows all the future holds — but we know that glass is playing an increasing role in how it is being built.

design managers and specialists

helping architects and manufacturers

glass panels on the Burj Khalifa

made with Guardian SunGuard® glass


in the Guardian global portfolio

One World. Made Better.™

Guardian Glass is the largest business of Guardian Industries. Guardian Industries and its family of companies employ 18,000 people around the world devoted to bringing new ideas to life. We constantly strive to innovate in everything we do, to create more value for our customers and communities. One team with one ultimate goal: One World. Made Better.™