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| Laminated glass traces its roots to a French chemist, Édouard Bénédictus, who in 1903 discovered a plastic interlayer that stuck to two pieces of glass.
| The Honduran company Windotec has made a significant investment in the production of safety glass.
| Get NGA downloadable resourses to support the use of glass and glazing materials in buildings.
| Storm and cyclone resistant interlayer for laminated glass
| Get NGA downloadable resources to support the use of glass and glazing materials in buildings.
| FGIA will host a webinar entitled “ICC 500-2020: Updates to the Tornado and Hurricane Storm Shelter Standard” on Tuesday, February 2 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern.
| The presentation will review codes and standards as well as key factors when designing hurricane glazing systems.
| Trosifol will deliver two web sessions: “Designing with laminated glass interlayers” on October 20th at 3pm and “Designing Hurricane-resistant glazing systems” on October 21st at 3.40pm.
| STRATO® has passed the weathering and flammability requirements that have been set and mandated by Dade County Florida to allow the sale of the product in the windborne debris zone.
| Join the dialogue! Face Time 2020: Better Buildings through Better Skins
| Hurricane season officially begins June 1 each year. To help those in the industry both prepare and share relevant information with consumers, the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance has prepared a series of hurricane-related resources.
| Interlayers make glazing safer and better
| Sand Palace stands up to Hurricane Michael, setting the standard for future homes.
| Glass was a large focus among the topics addressed during the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Fall Conference, which incorporated speakers from the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA).
| Faour Glass Becomes Florida Dealer for Swiss Manufacturer Sky-Frame.
| Al-Farooq Corporation is proud to have assisted Hope’s® Windows, Inc. in launching a new product into the market.
| Al-Farooq Corporation played a pivotal role in the conceptual design and value engineering for the frameless hurricane-resistant storefront glass system.
| After extensive testing in many lab settings, Sky-Frame announces the introduction of Sky-Frame Hurricane, its impact-resistant glass doors and windows.
| Al-Farooq Corporation worked closely with ESWindows and Ready Windows from the inception of the project to test the building’s curtainwall design & provided one-time approvals.
| GCI Consultants, LLC. is establishing an inspection team in the Panama City, Florida area to begin inspecting damaged buildings following Hurricane Michael devastating the area last October 2018.