Pilkington products help control energy usage, protect against fire, insulate against noise, provide safety and security, offer decoration and privacy, incorporate self cleaning properties and are used in all-glass facades.Continuous innovation ensures the development of glass products that meet the needs of customers in North America and the global marketplace. Glass plays a significant role in reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Glass also helps control the flow of heat, UV rays, and glare while letting light into a building, ultimately increasing the overall comfort and productivity of its occupants. Pilkington is committed to being at the forefront of these developments.The Pilkington brand is synonymous with flat glass manufacturing excellence and pyrolytic coating innovation.Pilkington has a reputation for leading many important technological advances in the glass industry, including the float process, now the world standard for high quality flat glass production. To see how much production and innovation goes into Pilkington Glass, please visit our Pilkington TV channel for a close-up on our products and processes.
Whether it’s improving products or processes Pilkington is proud to lead in areas of environmental concern, sustainability and green building initiatives. Our goal is to manufacture innovative, energy efficient, sustainable products that save on utility costs, reduce environmental impacts and harness alternative energy sources, such as the sun. We understand the need to develop sustainable products and reduce negative impacts on the environment.
If you would like to know more about glass design, specification and production please visit Pilkington University to learn about Pilkington sponsored Continuing Education Units.
This educational resource offers comprehensive informational courses for architects, specifiers, students and construction industry professionals on a variety of topics, including:
• Architectural Glass: Production, Selection and Performance
• Design Solutions Using High-Performance Glass
• Properties and Performance of Vacuum Insulated Glazing
To receive FREE product samples and literature or to speak with a Regional Sales Manager, please call us at 800-221-0444.
For more information and to browse our extensive library of ATS Technical Bulletins, please visit us at www.pilkington.us