| This study presents an experimental investigation of a window unit and focuses specifically on the conductance between the structural elements and the frame system of a conventional house in the city of Xanthi, northern Greece.
| Explosion events represent an extraordinary action for buildings and especially for the building envelope.
| There are parts of the window inside the glass that play a crucial role in its performance.
| In the European Union, Member States are allowed to set minimum performance requirements to construction products available on their market.
| Elegant glazing - from walls to slabs - clads a residential tower.
| Held in Düsseldorf from 15 to 18 June 2021 glasstec will pick up on the latest glass trends related to shapes, formats and structures.
| What is phishing and how do you know when you make be the victim of it? AJ Piscitelli, PMP gives a real life example in his most recent blog post. Stay tuned for more real life examples!
Overlooked NYC Construction & Post Occupancy Considerations for Limit Devices in Large Size Awning Type Windows
| This presentation offers a new perspective on limit device design and specifications especially due to construction phase and post-occupancy habits in urban environments.
| For over two decades and following a century of efficient, functional and often orthogonal architecture, we are experiencing the extensive search for ever more complex building geometries and expressive architectural forms.
| The Wilshire Grand’s Façade Design in L.A.’s Seismic Zone 4 Reality
| In the following we’ll be limiting ourselves to the production of single pieces and small jobs of identical pieces, with applications predominantly in construction (e.g. windows, curtain walls, doors, showers, mirrors, kitchen splash backs) and…
| Does it feel like your workers just don’t get it? That no matter what you say or do, the mistakes and remakes just keep happening—or get worse?
| This article reviews the history and current status of Vacuum Insulating Glass (VIG), and discusses future possibilities for this technology.
| Presented below are some of the special challenges facing the skilled glass-processing trades: many products are becoming smarter.