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BAU is a global event. It shows the latest technologies; it sets trends. Companies that want to be present in a very competitive European market must be there.
Energy-efficient Vitro Architectural Glass contributes to rare Energy Star score of 99.
Eureka Metal & Glass Services, Inc. performed the installation – and claims its NACC certification helped the team identify a manufacturing design limitation and find a solution.
Cleveland Heights High School, a historic 1926 Beaux-Arts school serving the Cleveland Heights and University Heights communities in Ohio, recently underwent a major renovation that included 235,000 square feet of new space.
Scenescape multi-slide and bifold patio doors now deliver improved performance and design, plus easier installation.
High performance curtain walling by CMS Window Systems, plus a complementary package of doors and windows, have provided a total glazing solution for an eye-catching new £18.5m multi-storey car park in the heart of Warrington’s Bridge Street Quarter redevelopment.
The BUDMA 2019 trade fair will be accompanied by a number of substantive conferences and meetings with authorities in the field of construction and architecture. The Build4Future Building for Trade and Industry Forum will be the most important of them.
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.
AWS is proud to have been awarded the entire building envelope package and work alongside Ryan Companies to bring this project to life.
The curtain walling system uses double-glazed units manufactured by Pilkington, incorporating Pilkington Suncool™ 60/31 T solar-control glass and Pilkington Optitherm™ S1 Plus, a low-emissivity product.
A new open plan arrangement in this Victorian terrace home has increased functionality and maximised daylight, using Glazing Vision’s fixed walk on rooflights.
Profile 22 Flush Tilt and Turn windows were chosen for new residential and retail blocks and a community facility hub in Kirkholt, Rochdale.
The BUDMA International Construction and Architecture Fair, which will take place on February 12-15, 2019, promises to be extremely interesting.
CTBUH CEO Antony Wood will keynote the first Skyscraper Conference in Egypt: The Vertical Sustainable Future.
During the building fair (BouwBeurs), from 4 to 8 February, FAKRO will present the newest innovations on durable daylight solutions.

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The construction typology of the curtain wall arose with Joseph Paxton’s Crystal Palace and accelerated in the 20th century.
Along with the multifunctionality of the building skin, BIPV today involves a new aesthetics in contemporary architecture.
This paper will describe the design, detailing, testing and construction of structural glass beams as part of load bearing grid shell structure in the newly built Zaryadye Park in Moscow, Russia.
This year the special show will address the four focal themes Interactive Façades/Display Glass, Energy and Performance, Structural Glass and New Technologies.
Arup are consulting engineers for a series of recent projects involving curved glass: The High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas and a revolving feature lift for the new Louis Vuitton townhouse in London.
A facade shouldn’t just dictate how a building looks, but how it works — especially in the harsh climate of Saudi Arabia.
XXL glasses expand the scope for design in architecture: view and admire at glasstec 2018 in Düsseldorf from 23 to 26 October 2018
Glass is enhanced with added functions to form an integral part of the building network. We are still in the early stages of development.
A modular system allows you to create a larger design by joining glass panels together in a line.
Case Studies of the Aesthetic Qualities and Possibilities of Glass in Architectural Design.
This paper presents a case study of an adaptive sunscreen facade and evaluation of its performance and occupant behavior.
Structural glass can be used as a fantastic alternative to a traditional façade system.

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