Omni Nashville Convention Center Hotel features SOLARBAN R100 glass by PPG

Neutral-reflective, high-performance glass to help hotel earn LEED certification - The new Omni Nashville Convention Center Hotel, a 21-story, 825,000-square-foot tower, was constructed with SOLARBAN® R100 glass by PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG).

The neutral-reflective, solar-control, low-emissivity (low-e) glass is part of a comprehensive energy management system that is expected to help the building use 20 percent less energy than a standard hotel of comparable size.Solarban R100 glass offers visible light transmittance (VLT) of 42 percent and solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) of 0.23.

Photo by Tom Kessler

For more information about Solarban R100 glass, visit or call 1-888-PPG-IDEA (774-4332).



PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty materials company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. Reported net sales in 2013 were $15.1 billion. PPG shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: PPG). For more information, visit and follow @PPGIndustries on Twitter.


Bringing innovation to the surface is a trademark and Solarban is a registered trademark of PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.

600450 Omni Nashville Convention Center Hotel features SOLARBAN R100 glass by PPG
Date: 14 July 2014

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