Tag: Permasteelisa

  • Permasteelisa to be Sold to Chinese Company

    Japanese corporation LIXIL Group will sell all of its shares of global glazing contractor Permasteelisa to China-based Grandland Holdings Group Limited, the companies announced Monday. The transaction is valued at approximately $550.2 million. In a letter to shareholders Monday, LIXIL president Kinya Seto said that despite Permasteelisa’s strong market presence worldwide, “there are many differences…

  • Modern Day Theater

    Modern Day Theater

    The Jawas are moving up in the world. A new building in Singapore, tabbed the “Sandcrawler,” is a glass and metal manifestation of the Sandcrawler vehicle featured in the movie “Star Wars: A New Hope.” In the movie, the Sandcrawler was a large, mobile shelter for the “Jawas” race. The 242,000-square foot office tower, however,…