Designed to help architects and specifiers navigate the world of glass and metal, the guides answer frequently asked questions relating to building structure, glazing specifications, interior glass, protective glazing, building orientation, and complex façades.
NGA’s Guide to the Glass and Glazing Requirements of the Model Building Codes, 5th Edition can also be found through the site.
The Glass Documents Website is jointly sponsored by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the Glass Association of North America (GANA), the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) and the NGA, providing a one-stop reference site listing all publications and documents relating to fenestration glass for the benefit of the architectural and code communities in North America.
“We have so much rich content on architectural glass, and glassdocs.com is the perfect portal to share our materials with the architectural glass and fenestration community,” said Nicole Harris, NGA president & CEO.
More information can be found by visiting glassdocs.com or by visiting the NGA booth #1817 at the AIA Expo between May 19-21 in Philadelphia!
Founded in 1948, the National Glass Association (NGA), www.glass.org, is the largest trade association serving the architectural glass and metals industry, and represents the interests of glazing contractors, glass retailers, glass fabricators, primary glass manufacturers and architects. The NGA provides education and training programs and services for its member companies and keeps them informed through its official publication Glass Magazine’s print and electronic publications. The NGA also produces the industry’s largest annual trade show in the Americas, GlassBuild America, and hosts the Glazing Executives Forum, bringing together thousands of industry professionals to help them build more profitable businesses.