Green & Sustainable Building

News

Following the recent successful launch of Kestrel Aluminium Systems’ Flat Rooflight, the company are continuing to roll out their new product development portfolio, with their latest addition aimed at truly bringing light into living.
The company exhibited the "Şişecam Temperable Solar Control Low-E Glass”, which offers various performance levels to limit solar heat gain while making maximum use of daylight thanks to a transparent and neutral structure.
The Q22 is a pointing building with glass façades made of PRESS GLASS IGUs.
The Copenhagen International School’s new building is covered by 12,000 colored solar panels based on a technology developed at EPFL.
The funding will be used to launch Halio into North America beginning later this year and into the global marketplace in 2018.
Already being lauded as one of London’s most eye-catching and architecturally inspired developments, the Music Box on Union Street offers spectacular views of the City’s iconic landmarks.
The objective was to create a glass wall that delivers maximum transparency.
Acoustic tests are an integral part of our customer support operations. Recently, we added 5 new acoustic glazed units to our product offering, with their acoustic properties confirmed with applicable certificates.
How can we address the daylight deficit in modern societies? Leading architects, daylight researchers and building professionals from around the world will share ideas on healthy and climate-friendly architecture at the Daylight Symposium in Berlin 3-4 May.
San Francisco International Airport’s new air traffic control tower meets high-performance design and LEED Gold criteria features Wausau’s curtainwall, Tubelite entrances, finishing by Linetec.
The product has a variety of applications including solar panels, smartphone and larger display covers, automobile windows, watches, and substrates for LEDS.
British Glass and its member Guardian were pleased to host a visit for DEFRA’s air quality team – showing them the Goole flat glass production line and explaining the glass industry’s emissions-related achievements and challenges.
With AIS Renew, architects can now upgrade their construction to receive all the benefits without replacement.
Solarban® 70XL glass was specified for 1 BNC Center for more than aesthetic reasons. With a visible light transmittance of 64 percent, Solarban® 70XL glass provides the sustainable attributes to help sustain “sky gardens” at opposite corners of the building.
Kinestral Partners With Foxconn Subsidiary to Manufacture Halio™, the World’s Most Responsive Smart-Tinting Glass.
Over the years we have seen switchable glass installed in all kinds of applications. From theatre set design to shower rooms, you don’t have to think hard to imagine an application for switchable glass, and its benefits are numerous.
Revamp your interiors with innovative glass solutions.
Contemporary and carbon-neutral home is flooded with natural light with the help of Roof Maker.
An increasing number of photovoltaic plant constructors are investing in large-scale power stations worldwide, creating new areas of focus for the industry.

Articles

In home settings, many people want glass windows for the view, but worry about having to install additional curtains or blinds for their privacy. In office settings, many want glass partitions for their meeting rooms, but worry about privacy not being achieved.
With the market value of switchable glass windows expected to reach 5.81 billion USD by 2020, the technology is clearly soaring in demand.
Skylights are a great way of letting that sunshine and natural light flood into your home.
Switchable glass offers a privacy solution with a surface that is easy to clean and maintain.
Switchable smart glass technology enables contemporary design with built-in usability that can adapt spaces to users’ needs at the flick of a switch.
Low-e glass stands for low emissivity, whereas emissivity indicates the ability of a material to radiate energy.
One way to enhance corporate image through the design of the business premises or office space is to install switchable glass.
Switchable Glass Makeup – Clear or Coloured Glass
A green building is the hallmark of economically sound business decisions, thoughtful environmental decisions, and smart human impact decisions.
Energy regulations in the construction industry are getting harsher, restricting the amount of glass that we can install in a façade.
TGI-Spacers Played a Key Role in Curtain Wall Vision Glass and Spandrel Panels
Samantha Anderson talks about glass selection in the home building process and how important it is to get the timing and choice right.

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Spain

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Formator Safety Glass d.o.o.
PPG Industries, Inc.