About Us


The Company 

The Company GLAVEL, INC., is a New York based company that specializes in manufacturing light-weight aggregate from recycled glass. Its technology will enable the construction industry to more cost effectively insulate below slab and achieve substantial reductions in the building material embedded carbon. GLAVEL is also an excellent substitute for infrastructure projects that specify light-weight aggregate.

The Team 

Floris Keverling Buisman, CEO

Floris has spent the past 20 years researching, sourcing, and manufacturing high performance building materials and products to facilitate the successful implementation of ultra-energy efficient construction in the North America. Floris and his partner have built a highly successful sales and distribution organization (475 High Performance Building Supply) that offers unparalleled customer support. The key to their success is demonstrating how to integrate new technologies into designs and projects.

Rob Conboy, COO

Rob has over 25 years of sales and strategic planning experience, all of which have been with highly entrepreneurial companies. For the past ten years, Rob has focused on renewable energy start-ups, bringing leading edge technologies to market at Draker Laboratories as Chief Operating Officer and at Thermal Storage Solutions as VP of Finance and Marketing. Rob has a deep understanding of how to expedite the acceptance of new technologies and building practices.