Tianma panels using Corning Lotus XT Glass in mass production Corning and Tianma Micro-Electronics announced that Tianma's low-temperature polysilicon panels featuring Corning Lotus XT Glass are now in mass production. Corning introduced Lotus XT Glass last year at Display Week. After Tianma qualified the high-performance display substrates into its LTPS line, it won several new customer models and entered mass production.
PPG Industries' and Corning' Pittsburgh Corning reorganization plan reaffirmed PPG Industries (PPG) announced that the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania issued a memorandum opinion and order on Sept. 30 affirming confirmation of the current Pittsburgh Corning plan of reorganization. PPG and Corning Incorporated (GLW) are each 50% shareholders of Pittsburgh Corning, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in 2000. Under the plan of reorganization, PPG and its participating insurers are to make their initial payments to the trust 30 business days after the plan becomes effective and all conditions to funding have been met.