| Post breakage strength of glass is still an unknown area as analytical models for this are inconclusive so far and thus destructive testing is the only reliable solution.
| The refurbishment of Hall access involves the complete demolition of existing access for the construction of a new lobby with greater transparency. To get this new image, the architect choose a solution in structural glass, without other structure.
| 111 Main presented a unique challenge of façade design.
| The aim of this paper is to show that it is possible to reduce costs while maintaining clear architectural, constructive and structural concepts.
| When it comes to safety glass, there are generally two options that architects and designers of today will tend specify: toughened glass and laminated glass.
| There are an increasing amount of products available that offer varying degrees of natural daylight and most will be familiar with smaller scale skylights, rooflights or roof windows.
| Skylights are a great way of letting that sunshine and natural light flood into your home.
| Natural light is an underrated yet crucial feature in any home.
| Cladding is more than just a protective skin on the exterior of a building.
Fondation Louis Vuitton deploys SentryGlas® and Dow Corning Silicone to float like a sailboat above the treeline of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris
| SentryGlas® ionoplast interlayer and Dow Corning Silicone has played a critical role in one of Europe’s most striking architectural constructions.
| Glazing can take several forms in a building application including curtain wall, operable windows, storefront, skylights and architectural glass.