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With the help of Ensinger’s warm-edge spacers, the Canadian insulating glass manufacturer Prelco created a unique crystal coat for Ryerson University’s Student Learning Centre.
Şişecam attracted a great deal of interest with its high-performance, high-transmission, low iron, tempered patterned glass products.
One of the unique touches on the campus design was the use of a specialized, cable tension-supported jewel-box glass design for the facade of the main retail branch at the front of the premises.
Following the recent successful launch of Kestrel Aluminium Systems’ Flat Rooflight, the company are continuing to roll out their new product development portfolio, with their latest addition aimed at truly bringing light into living.
The company exhibited the "Şişecam Temperable Solar Control Low-E Glass”, which offers various performance levels to limit solar heat gain while making maximum use of daylight thanks to a transparent and neutral structure.
The Q22 is a pointing building with glass façades made of PRESS GLASS IGUs.
The Copenhagen International School’s new building is covered by 12,000 colored solar panels based on a technology developed at EPFL.
The Eleanor Boathouse at Chicago's Park 571 features a translucent transom by EXTECH supporting the project's aesthetic, performance and LEED goals.
Vienna-based company wins highly renowned American architecture award with self-illuminating glass.
Despite still being early in 2017, it’s already becoming apparent that glass will be a key component of architectural designs in the year to come.
Kinestral Technologies today unveiled the first installation of its new Halio smart-tinting glass at Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.’s San Francisco office.
Did you know that the right glass can heavily impact the sound reduction in your home? In a recent article on realestate.com we discovered that for many, this isn’t common knowledge.
Have greater control over the visual delivery of your attractions with switchable glass floors. Perfect as part of a glass staircase or a museum attraction.
Energy efficient double glazed units with integral switchable film layer Ideal for both external and internal windows for commercial building and homes.
SerraLux Inc’s sister, SerraLux Ltd has now settled in to new office space on the Harwell Campus, close to Oxford, with its leading University and its strong science and technology cluster.
n-tech Research Issues Latest Smart Windows Materials Market Analysis, Sees $1.1 billion ($US) Market in 2022
Poly International Plaza has won two 2017 Architizer A+ Awards, a program that recognizes outstanding design across more than 100 categories.
Large-scale photovoltaic power plants are an important driver for global PV growth. A growing number of large-scale projects are being implemented and connected to the grid around the world.
The 2.1 millimetre thin, heat strengthened glass from EUROGLAS can now be used as a certified building product.

Articles

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.
The innovative modern technology utilizes a switchable liquid crystal film and durable glazing to deliver a number of benefits to medical facilities.
In home settings, many people want glass windows for the view, but worry about having to install additional curtains or blinds for their privacy. In office settings, many want glass partitions for their meeting rooms, but worry about privacy not being achieved.
With the market value of switchable glass windows expected to reach 5.81 billion USD by 2020, the technology is clearly soaring in demand.
Skylights are a great way of letting that sunshine and natural light flood into your home.
Switchable glass offers a privacy solution with a surface that is easy to clean and maintain.
Switchable smart glass technology enables contemporary design with built-in usability that can adapt spaces to users’ needs at the flick of a switch.
Low-e glass stands for low emissivity, whereas emissivity indicates the ability of a material to radiate energy.
One way to enhance corporate image through the design of the business premises or office space is to install switchable glass.
Switchable Glass Makeup – Clear or Coloured Glass
A green building is the hallmark of economically sound business decisions, thoughtful environmental decisions, and smart human impact decisions.
Energy regulations in the construction industry are getting harsher, restricting the amount of glass that we can install in a façade.

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