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Aside from the impressive facade, the monumental structural glass curtain wall system at the lobby will be a major highlight of the building.
The Atlanta Braves’ new SunTrust Park features more than 7 miles of decorative railing provided by SC Railing Company, a national leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of ornamental railing systems for commercial building applications.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s new student residence highlights Florida sunshine, views and comfortable interiors with Tubelite’s systems.
KPF’s Lotte World Tower opened on Monday, April 3rd, 2017. The 123-story, 555-meters-tall tower is now the tallest building in South Korea and the fifth tallest in the world.
Apple Park, the company’s new 175-acre campus, will be ready for employees to begin occupying in April.
When adding a modern extension to a beloved historic building, creating a sensitive link between the two is an important consideration.
From Thursday, April 27 through Saturday, April 29, AIA is gathering thousands of architects, design professionals, academics, and students for three immersive days of workshops, seminars, and experiences in Orlando, Florida.
A truly innovative approach to structural glazing installation has enabled industry-leading commercial glazing specialists GLASSOLUTIONS to overcome a series of stringent health and safety limitations on a high-profile commercial project in central London.
The railing features aluminum top rails, offset aluminum handrails, and ½” clear tempered glazing. The existing skylight that capped the atrium was also replaced with a more efficient Solar Innovations® skylight.
Have glass questions? Stop by our #A17Con Glass Solutions Hub Booth #2349 for on-the-spot consultations with our glass experts. Or, learn about glass solutions for your next project during lively five-minute talks from Guardian Glass experts on in-demand topics.
Wrightstyle has won a third contract for national retailer Lidl.
Studio Libeskind has been tapped to design Toulouse’s first skyscraper, the Occitanie Tower, a twisting modern building draped in vertical gardens.
The Village School, Brent, North West London
The two glass eyecatchers were realized using the colored laminated safety glass SWISSLAMEX COLORDESIGN from Glas Trösch.
Energy efficient double glazed units with integral switchable film layer Ideal for both external and internal windows for commercial building and homes.
SerraLux Inc’s sister, SerraLux Ltd has now settled in to new office space on the Harwell Campus, close to Oxford, with its leading University and its strong science and technology cluster.
Maars has supplied and installed in total of 250 m² ( 2700 SQ ) of our living walls in the office of Vornado in New York City.
MVRDV are delighted to announce Crystal Houses as the popular choice award winner at the Amsterdam Architecture Prize 2017.

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When you install rooflights, you’re adding a host of benefits to your home. Rooflights can be installed in tight spaces where traditional windows cannot, they flood rooms with natural light and can be tailored to fitted in any home, in a wide variety of styles too.
Skylights are a great way of letting that sunshine and natural light flood into your home.
Cladding is more than just a protective skin on the exterior of a building.
Combining white colour effects with impressive strength-to-weight ratio and excellent postbreakage performance
SCHOLLGLAS covers the new harbour bridge in Bremerhaven
Samantha Anderson talks about glass selection in the home building process and how important it is to get the timing and choice right.
Thanks to the committed involvement of architectural offices, university departments and industry associations, glasstec offers some unique added value: the special show: glass technology live!
The Station Hotel in Prahran’s Greville Street was a favourite watering hole and stay-over for generations. Its recent revision by architects Interlandi Mantesso sees 41 apartments rise discretely behind the classic Victorian pub facade and an uber-cool, bespoke, Viridian glass shell.
The evaluation of adaptive facades presents a challenge because there is no established evaluation strategy to systematically reach this goal and many of the available façade performance evaluation tools have limited applicability for such advanced building facades.
For a period of time now the use of Double-Skin Facades have increased due to their relevant usage and profit with respect to their possession of increased energy efficiency and daylighting improvement.
Today’s functional buildings tend to have shapes that go much further than pure expediency, and glass is therefore used more and more frequently as a structural support element.
Full glass structures can appear to be practically invisible and the observer experiences the wonderful sensation of seeing a floating, weightless and totally transparent structure, as if it‘s almost not there.

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