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WebinAL: group webinars, with the presentation of a specific theme, or also customized sessions according to the individual client's needs.
This presentation documents the proper handling methods and processing conditions for the lamination of SentryGlas® SG5000 and SentryGlas® Xtra™ (SGX™) SG6000 ionoplast interlayers.
This course will cover the basics of sound control and the use of Trosifol’s SoundLab tool.
More than 1000 visitors from right around the world took up their invitation to visit the virtual LiSEC trade fair that took place from 27 to 30 October 2020.
Conference Director Bob Lipetz discusses the history, focus, and technical topics of the Glass Problems Conference.
GlassBuild Connect is coming down the final stretch. You have until December 22nd to visit and take advantage of the massive amount of business-building resources.
The Big 5 will return in 2021 as the first live, in-person global event for the construction industry.
This presentation reviews the glazing solutions for buildings provided by laminated glass together with recent innovations in interlayer technology.
Federico Ratti, Innovations Director, sits on the committee, representing the global leader group in machines and industrial components.
VITRUM President Dino Zandonella Necca and Director Fabrizio Cattaneo illustrate how the qualities of glass represent new cornerstones of the fair: initiatives, activities and new thematic layout will guide the end user through a new and enhancing story.
Three questions to Reinhard Pfeiffer, Deputy CEO of Messe München.
The presentation will review codes and standards as well as key factors when designing hurricane glazing systems.
PMI Day 2020: again this year Mappi does not miss the opportunity to confront young people, schools, innovation.
You will find all the information you need on the BAU website, which will be expanded continuously over the coming weeks.
Get details on social distancing guidelines for the event for glaziers, to be held in Las Vegas.
Conference to take place March 21-23, 2021 at Caesars Palace

Articles

Held in Düsseldorf from 15 to 18 June 2021 glasstec will pick up on the latest glass trends related to shapes, formats and structures.
Digitalisation is not only something for start-ups or major enterprises. It applies just as naturally to many skilled trade businesses.
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.