“Sekisui, for example, displayed its take on future transportation—a mini-van sized touring bus with huge expanses of glass in encapsulated mouldings. Something very familiar was missing inside of the vehicle–the driver’s seat. Instead, the automated vehicle had four swivel seats that rotate to form a circle for conversation among passengers. Travelers could also rotate the seat 180 degrees to view the outdoor vistas. Not in a talkative nor sightseeing mood? No worry as each passenger seat also came equipped with a built-in iPad.”
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Glassbytes.com goes on to say that glass production levels are expected to double in the next 20 years. As advancements in strengthen glass are made, the desire for more open views is also growing. Safety should always come before anything else. However, as one manufacturer displayed just how strong their glass is by hanging it off the ground with the weight of an attached car beneath, it’s apparent that some serious breakthroughs have been accomplished.
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