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The total of 2,000 m² of high quality glazed units manufactured by PRESS GLASS was used for the investment.
The centerpiece of the Adidas headquarters in Stockport, Cheshire cunningly combines the company’s iconic three-stripe logo with Elegance 52 Curtain Walling.
The University of Huddersfield’s prestigious new Oastler Building was officially opened by The Duke of York on Monday 24 April.
Vetrotech supplied a total of approximately 50,000m² of glass.
Whether it be elegant luxury such as Baccarat crystal, technology-rich products from Microsoft, trendy outerwear from UNIQLO, or to reinforce a brand promise of fashion and quality at an affordable price from H&M fashions, retailers are setting new standards in flagship design.
Tvitec utilized the capabilities of the Vitro Jet F Type machine by Tecglass to design and print a graphic pattern on large sheets of glass.
With legislation getting tougher and the use of larger glazing areas steadily growing, SentryGlas® is rapidly becoming the number one choice for these types of developments.
Striking the right balance of sunlight and daylight in a building is crucial to people’s wellbeing, according to a new white paper by architectural products company Hunter Douglas.
The shimmering art glass screen, which lines the new connector building between California’s Oakland International Airport and the adjacent BART train terminus, is a marriage between art, science and industry.
Solar Innovations® pairs with AEC Daily to provide continuing education courses to architects, engineers, and construction professionals.
Hines has announced plans to develop 110 10th Street, a 45-story, 600,000-square-foot office-led, mixed-use tower within Miami Worldcenter, one of the largest private real estate developments underway in the U.S., occupying 27 acres in the heart of downtown Miami.
Visually Striking Facade at the old BBC Studios & Bespoke Feature Shop Fronts.
Of the final projects designed by the late Zaha Hadid, the Port House in Antwerp is one of the first in the world to be completed.
Lindner Facades are happy to announce the successful completion of the Kings Cross R7 project in London.
Broombank is a RIBA award winning new build house featuring a bespoke eaves rooflight. Broombank, designed by SOUP architects, is situated on the edge of River Alde in Suffolk.
Our job was to install a building maintenance unit at 170 metres height to gain access to the building envelope.
In a city as fast-paced and lively as Calgary, Alberta, it can be easy to get caught up in new construction and building projects that seem to pop up everywhere in our ever-expanding city.
An architect designing a glass clad high-rise hotel in Honolulu, Hawaii required a series of high performance sliding doors suited for exposure to harsh ocean air and hurricanes while maintaining high thermal performance.
Schüco is expanding its existing headquarters in Bielefeld. The newbuild, designed by renowned Copenhagen architectural practice 3XN, will be open plan with a communicative working environment.

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When you install rooflights, you’re adding a host of benefits to your home. Rooflights can be installed in tight spaces where traditional windows cannot, they flood rooms with natural light and can be tailored to fitted in any home, in a wide variety of styles too.
Skylights are a great way of letting that sunshine and natural light flood into your home.
Cladding is more than just a protective skin on the exterior of a building.
Combining white colour effects with impressive strength-to-weight ratio and excellent postbreakage performance
SCHOLLGLAS covers the new harbour bridge in Bremerhaven
Samantha Anderson talks about glass selection in the home building process and how important it is to get the timing and choice right.
Thanks to the committed involvement of architectural offices, university departments and industry associations, glasstec offers some unique added value: the special show: glass technology live!
The Station Hotel in Prahran’s Greville Street was a favourite watering hole and stay-over for generations. Its recent revision by architects Interlandi Mantesso sees 41 apartments rise discretely behind the classic Victorian pub facade and an uber-cool, bespoke, Viridian glass shell.
The evaluation of adaptive facades presents a challenge because there is no established evaluation strategy to systematically reach this goal and many of the available façade performance evaluation tools have limited applicability for such advanced building facades.
For a period of time now the use of Double-Skin Facades have increased due to their relevant usage and profit with respect to their possession of increased energy efficiency and daylighting improvement.
Today’s functional buildings tend to have shapes that go much further than pure expediency, and glass is therefore used more and more frequently as a structural support element.
Full glass structures can appear to be practically invisible and the observer experiences the wonderful sensation of seeing a floating, weightless and totally transparent structure, as if it‘s almost not there.

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