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Glass façade takes center stage in new mixed-use development in Mexico City thanks to SentryGlas® from Trosifol
Live demos, talks with our experts and in-depth analysis of the main trends of the glass market.
Unobstructed view: Parapets and handrails with glass edges
Smaller fabricators are consistently overlooked when companies design, market, and sell ERP solutions. A+W Software is changing that for glass fabricators with the launch of our newest product called A+W iCut.
This course will cover the basics of light and solar control glazing options while learning how to use Trosifol’s WinSLT optical and solar calculator.
Although the title can sound strange, the duo of glass and marble in lamination is a superb combination, being demanded more and more in the glass and stone industry.
OKALUX Glastechnik GmbH has passed the consolidation phase and is now getting off to a flying start with a new owner and new Managing Director.
After a construction phase of about one year, HEGLA Corp. has officially opened its new headquarters in Stockbridge, Henry County in the State of Georgia (USA).
For the glazed façade, the architects wanted a neutral appearance so that the glass would blend in well with the surrounding historical buildings and also required glazing that would provide excellent solar control.
The Liverpool City Region will benefit from £54 million investment to revitalise its glass industry and support the region’s economic recovery.
Reservations are now open for your space at VITRUM 2021, to be held in pavilions 22 and 24 at Fiera Milano Rho from Tuesday, October 5th to Friday, October 8th.
CulletScanner with tilt-function - new Video available! Automatic fragmentation image analysis with optional polarization function.
Although Vitkala retired in September 2020, he’ll start to work in November one or two days a week as a Senior Advisor through his own company supporting the GPD team.
NARDOVETRO is able to provide customers with efficient technology for the realization of all types of printing artworks for endless applications.
With deepest regrets we announce passing of Mr. Angelo Lovati.

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That’s an excellent question! It really is true that SentryGlass is more difficult to laminate in many aspects than standard PVB. But if we first think of what SentryGlass has been designed for, it is to give structural strength to the laminate.
It is a very known behavior that the glass fragmentation depends on where you break the glass.
In this paper we will look at the potential of what is now a commonly used component in facade design - a load-bearing glass wall panel.
The world of constructions and building envelope has been evolving in recent years and the curtain wall has become the main expression of the architects’ imagination.
We have seen rapid expansion in the last decade of laminated glass design using modern analytical and computational methods.
Time-temperature superposition principle is widely used to generate interlayer modulus properties in the form of mastercurves for use in glass design.
Historically, monolithic tempered glass has been primarily used in North America, but with the recent changes to the International Building Code (IBC 2015), laminates with heat strengthened or tempered glass are now required.
This paper presents an evaluation of the use of annealed laminated glass incorporating the stiffer PVB interlayers.
Cantilevered laminated glass balustrades supported by bearing in continuous base shoes are among the most ordinary applications of structural glass.
This case study describes the façade performance of the 2nd tallest building in China, the Ping An International Finance Center (Ping An IFC), located in the city of Shenzhen.
In this paper the mechanical and application properties of Sikaflex®-268, a high performance polyurethane adhesive are presented and compared to Sikasil® SG-500, a typical silicone adhesive used for structural glazing applications in facades.
Decorative glass is limitless in design, colors, patterns, textures, and offers aesthetic brilliance in countless interior applications.

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