Green & Sustainable Building

News

J.E. Berkowitz (JEB) announced the completion of McCormick & Company’s new global headquarters in Hunt Valley, Maryland.
Thanks to this product, building increases its value and health benefits from it.
Suntuitive® Dynamic Glass is pleased to announce that Thomsa Glass has added Suntuitive to its portfolio of special architectural glass products.
Every day, around the world, windows fail, falling away from their structures. Sometimes there are lethal consequences.
The certification of sustainable construction products and buildings is being made easier thanks to precise environmental product declarations from the ift Rosenheim.
SAF Sunshades will reduce solar heat gain and control glare to allow the designer to optimize their use of natural daylight.
Heliotrope and Mornago have signed a channel partner agreement for manufacturing of insulated glass units incorporating Heliotrope’s proprietary NanoEC™ dimmable smart glass technology.
On February 20th, Bertrand Cazes, Secretary General of Glass for Europe, attended the meeting of the High-level Group on Energy Intensive Industries convened by the European Commission.
The four conferences of The smarter E Europe, the innovation hub for empowering new energy solutions, offer an insight into the energy future as well as information about current technological trends and business models.
Aluminium curtain walling and windows from the range at Sapa have been used in constructing a stylish new school in Cambridgeshire.
FAKRO, a vice-leader in the global market of roof windows and loft ladders, presented its new products during the 21st edition of fairs Střechy Praha.
The renewable energy industry is growing at a fast pace. It continues to expand, not just in numbers, but also into new types of environments with new technologies such as floating solar arrays.
Pella Energy Efficient Windows and Doors Help Revitalize the Delta School, Hampson Museum and Three New Homes.
Cleveland Heights High School, a historic 1926 Beaux-Arts school serving the Cleveland Heights and University Heights communities in Ohio, recently underwent a major renovation that included 235,000 square feet of new space.
British Glass has facilitated a visit with the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to member and flat glass manufacturer Saint-Gobain UK.
High performance curtain walling by CMS Window Systems, plus a complementary package of doors and windows, have provided a total glazing solution for an eye-catching new £18.5m multi-storey car park in the heart of Warrington’s Bridge Street Quarter redevelopment.

Articles

Along with the multifunctionality of the building skin, BIPV today involves a new aesthetics in contemporary architecture.
There have several type smart glass, what is the difference for different type? How can you know that and choose right?
Presented below are some of the special challenges facing the skilled glass-processing trades: many products are becoming smarter.
Glass is enhanced with added functions to form an integral part of the building network. We are still in the early stages of development.
A modular system allows you to create a larger design by joining glass panels together in a line.
This paper presents a case study of an adaptive sunscreen facade and evaluation of its performance and occupant behavior.
Glass has entered the sustainability vernacular in a big way, which is great news for builders.
To provide stiffness, shading and privacy with abundant daylight and a feeling of openness for restaurant extensions and an entrance canopy to a London hotel, we used glass sandwich panels with aluminium honeycomb core.
A sustainable office design has gone from a “nice-to-have” to a “must-have” achievement. The question is no longer if business will incorporate sustainable design, but when.
Read this guide for an in-depth look at the best in smart home technology for 2017.
At the simple push of a button, this glass can fade from light to dark - or clear to opaque - and back again.
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.

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