Company

Awards and memberships

GLASBAU HAHN was founded in 1829. Since its earliest days, the company has demonstrated a highly creative glass production.  Innovative ideas and successful products have been honored with a number of national and international awards.

1904
Award of the Golden Medal in St. Louis for a leaded Art Deco window

1931
Development and introduction of the first all-glass constructions.
Award of Honoured Certificate in Berlin

1937
Grand Prix and Diplom d’honneur at the World Exhibition in Paris

1954
Certificate for well designed industrial products, Hannover

1958
Further development of HAHN glass cement based on Epoxy Resin. Honour Certificate in Brüssel

1985
The fields of work are restructured: display case section, large glazing, glass manufacturing and refinement, mirror handling, Louvre windows, all-glass constructions and automatic sliding doors. The display case department is awarded with the special price „Deutsche Auswahl“ in Stuttgart.

1995
SITEM Museum Innovation Price, Lille
A jury of 6 curators granted this SITEM award to GLASBAU HAHN for their new picture-case HAHN PROTECTOR.

2004
The volume „German Standards – Brands of the Century“ has picked up the thrilling subject „Hidden Champions", presenting GLASBAU HAHN as a company which takes a leading position in the world market.

2004
GLASBAU HAHN has been awarded as Hessen Champion 2004 in Wiesbaden based on the companies‘ innovations, its worldwide clientele and its market leading position in many design areas.

2006
GLASBAU HAHN is honoured with the 3rd national price won for the crafts in historical site protection. The glaziery is awarded a special honour certificate in the contest of the restoration of a Neutra Design residential building in Mörfelden Walldorf.

2010
GLASBAU HAHN is listed as an outstanding company in the recently published Compendium of German World Market Leaders at Deutsche Standards Edition in Cologne. GLASBAU HAHN museum display cases are first class world quality and “home to the most important art treasures of the world”.

2012
GLASBAU HAHN has been selected with HAHN PURE – emission controlled display cases as a “selected place 2012” in the project 365 Places in the Land of Ideas. As an award winning company GLASBAU HAHN has become an ambassador for the Land of Ideas representing the innovative potential in Germany in 2012.
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GLASBAU HAHN memberships in associations: 

Dorma Silber Partner www.dorma.de


Deutsch-Asiatischer Wirtschaftskreis e. V. www.daw-ev.de


The American Association of Museums (AAM) www.aam-us.org/am11/


ICOM International Council of Museums, Paris www.icom.museum/the-organisation/