Guardian SunGuard EC Is a USGlass Magazine Product of the Year

Guardian SunGuard EC, developed in cooperation with View, is an advanced technology glazing that helps commercial architects achieve net zero buildings.

SunGuard ECchanges in visible light transmittance and solar heat gain to significantly reduce heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) energy usage in commercial buildings, particularly during peak load times.strong> Utilizes View electrochromic technology to transition from clear to tinted on demand, controlling heat and glare in buildings, while providing greater comfort and natural daylight. SunGuard EC
 
This product enables designers to use more glass while still meeting or exceeding building energy codes and improving occupant comfort.
 
“Guardian is committed to delivering advanced solutions that give architects and building owners a competitive edge,” said Chris Dolan, Guardian’s director of commercial glass marketing.We’re grateful to the editors and readers of USGlass for recognizing the innovation behind SunGuard EC.”
 
About Guardian Industries Corp.:
Guardian is a diversified global manufacturing company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, with leading positions in float glass, fabricated glass products, fiberglass insulation and other building materials for commercial, residential and automotive applications. Its automotive trim group, SRG Global Inc., is one of the world’s largest suppliers of advanced, high value coatings on plastics. Through its Science & Technology Center, Guardian is at the forefront of innovation including development of high performance glass coatings and other advanced products. Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 18,000 people and operate facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Visit www.guardian.com.

 

SunGuard is a registered trademark of Guardian Industries Corp.

 

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Date: 1 February 2013
Source: Guardian Industries

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