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New ribbon-wrapped Olympic speed skating arena is cool as ice thanks to SentryGlas® ionoplast interlayer from Trosifol
Yorglass' anti-slip floor glass series carry the quality and aesthetic appearance of the glass to the spaces.
The Pittsburgh Produce Terminal—rehabilitated with Acuity™ low-iron glass and Solarban® 70 glass with an Acuity™ glass interior lite—is a beacon of creativity and innovation in the Steel City.
An Architectural Glass Façade for Sensor City, Liverpool, England.
SAKO Architects used colorful glass and the sun’s movement to create a life-size kaleidoscope inside this newly built kindergarten in Tianshui City, China.
Solarban® R77 glass reveals new design possibilities with its neutral-reflective, soft silver-blue aesthetic.
This webinar focuses on the chosen materials and surfaces as well as on the project facade and glass tectonics.
NorthGlass builds a special high strength outer curtain wall glass system for the Knight campus.
Glass for Europe contributed to the new European Bauhaus to highlight the importance of considering buildings in all their dimensions and to promote a people-centred approach to architecture.
Eastman and Knippers Helbig Advanced Engineering partnered to develop a new laminated glazing product.
POLFLAM® BR fire-resistant bent glass, as well as our fire-resistant flat glass, were both used in the glazing for the BONARKA underground car park’s stunning entryway.
Draft Curtain System Meets Fire Codes and Protects Against Threats of Smoke
SOLARBAN glasses promote healing at Jersey Shore University Medical Center’s Healing Outpatient Experience (H.O.P.E.) Tower
A visually stunning facade made with digitally printed glass adds glam to the Aleja shopping center, one of Ljubljana’s trendiest spots.
Folienwerk Wolfen are delighted to announce that evguard® laminating film can now be found on the NBS Platform
Super glass provides enough natural light for the building and gives us a better view.

Articles

In today’s architecture the bending of glass plays an important role in achieving free forms in modern façades.
Shells made of structural glass are beautiful objects from both the aesthetics and the engineering point of view.
The structural glass for this globe structure is created with laminated double curved glass panels patch supported by a steel structure.
Renzo Piano Building Workshop designed a 290,000 sf museum celebrating the artistry and technology of film, becoming the world’s first museum and event space devoted to the Motion Picture.
The post-breakage behavior of glass beams is not easy to predict, therefore Octatube performed a range of tests on different glass fins varying the test setup.
Thin glass offers a promising prospect for lightweight façades with reduced use of raw materials, also opening up entirely new perspectives for architectural expression.
This paper focusses on the special glass part of the façade that covers both the ground floor as well as the first floor with a total height of 8.5 m and width of 6.5 m.
High-performance interlayers add to the stability, design flexibility, and adaptability of architectural glass
Few materials in human history have been made for as long or used in as many ways as glass. Ancient peoples molded it and poured it; later cultures discovered how to spin and blow glass into unique, dazzling shapes.
Elegant glazing - from walls to slabs - clads a residential tower.
Computer scientists develop a design tool that opens up the use of a cost-efficient technology for curved glass panels. The tool is based on a deep neural network and allows for the free-form design of beautiful glass façades.
What is your vision of the future? What role will glass play in your vision?

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