Green & Sustainable Building

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The building’s façade combines solid masonry walls and windows arranged to relate to the position of the sun.
Glaston Group has closed a deal for several pre-processing machines with Chinese Xinyi Glass Holdings Limited, one of the biggest glass companies in China covering float glass, solar glass, coated glass and automotive glass.
Latest innovative product offering provides a major market place need.
Innovative advancements launch tVIG™ to new heights.
Glass meets aesthetic, energy performance demands for LEED-certified Chicago tower.
Hosted in the 100th city to earn LEED certification, Greenbuild examined the creation of a new living standard.
On November 28, Glass for Europe went to GLASSPRINT 2019, in Dusseldorf, to meet representatives from the glass decoration sector and present the outcome of the TNO study on energy savings and CO2 emission reduction potential from glazing.
During the last months, Glass for Europe has been actively engaged, on behalf of Glass Alliance Europe, in the development of the Master Plan for a competitive transformation of EU EIIs.
Glass for Europe calls for an ambitious and long-term EU industrial strategy to allow Europe to remain a hub for a leading, smart, innovative and sustainable industry.
Glass for Europe is today in Istanbul to talk about Circular Economy in the European flat glass sector at the Sisecam International Glass Conference.
Designed by KSP Jürgen Engel Architekten, the SAP headquarters building is an 11-storey, twin-block high-rise located on the edge of the Eschborn Süd office district in Frankfurt.
Registration is now open for Greenbuild India 2020, taking place Feb. 6–7, 2020, at the ITC Gardenia in Bengaluru. Buy your ticket before Dec. 15 to take advantage of early bird rates.
cube berlin is an eye-catching, 11-storey office building located at Washington Platz in the Europacity urban district of Berlin.
International event to feature keynotes from a prominent civil rights advocate, a teen climate change activist, and more.
The world’s largest convening of green building and sustainability leaders takes place Nov. 19-22; registration is now open.
6,600 m2 of insulating glass are combined with a sophisticated layered design that ensures that heat remains outside.

Articles

This paper will discuss the psychology of perception, threshold, and emotion in interior glass design.
Windows have always been at the intersection of various technologies and architectural processes that evolved in parallel and often intertwined.
Curved insulated glass units formed by tempered bending or annealed slumped bending offer a bold expression of architectural design with transparency and energy efficiency.
New generation thin, lightweight and damageresistant glass seems to be the optimal material for extremely deformable structural elements for façades and building skins.
Re-thinking the life-cycle of architectural glass brings together recent research into the economic, technical, environmental and logistical viability of closed-loop construction glass recycling.
Daylight control is a main resource of energy saving in buildings. Daylight control systems with mirror optics have the potential to save air conditioning due to the ability to reflect the solar rays back into the sky.
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.

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Sparklike Oy – Non-Destructive Argon Measurement
Suntuitive Dynamic Glass by Pleotint
Vitro Architectural Glass (Formerly PPG Glass)