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Guardian SunGuard® Solar Silver 20 was selected for the glass roof due to its high level of solar protection, particularly in applications where heavy sun would make excessive solar heat gain an issue.
According to Michael Gleeson, Executive Director of Glassworks, he felt the investment in the FC Series as a good move to be able to respond to the increasing trend in Australia for more coated glass.
AusFenEx19 was a unique emotion of its kind: the unique opportunity to meet an entire continent. In three days we met many people who love innovation, technology and best practices.
Forel will attend at AusFenEx19 in Sydney (Australia) from 27 to 29 of August.
The 2020 AusFenEx Design Awards are open to members of the Australian Glass & Window Association (AGWA), the National Security Screen Association (NSSA) and the Australasian Institute of Surface Finishing (AISF).
The striking glass facades of this new residential development are making their mark on the South Brisbane skyline.
On September 11th, 2019, ZAK World of Facades Sydney was held in ICC Sydney, Australia.
Congratulations to all of the winners of the recent Master Builder Association Excellence in Construction Awards.
Smart building materials company ClearVue Technologies Limited is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at AusFenex 19 at the Sydney International Convention Centre in Darling Harbour.
The building is about to be equipped with the customized lift & slide system Μ45000 of ALUMIL.
AusFenEx19 is shaping up to be a fantastic event with a variety of speakers and sessions.
As a specialised manufacturer of SHEV systems, LAMILUX deploys sophisticated triggering and control technologies.
Through a special sealing system, the LAMILUX CI System Glass Architecture PR60 ensures highly efficient ventilation of glass rebates and controlled drainage of water and condensate.
The new $60m NDIS headquarters in Geelong incorporates 3,000m2 of Suntuitive® Solar Responsive Thermochromic glass, making it the first Australian project of this scale with a 'dynamic' glass facade.
ASSA ABLOY has acquired Spence Doors, a leading manufacturer of commercial doors in Australia.
Following on from the successful delivery of the Avantra Residences project, EBSA is excited to announce our exclusive partnership with Lamilux for the Australian and New Zealand markets.

Articles

Best Practices in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan and the Philippines.
This article reviews the history and current status of Vacuum Insulating Glass (VIG), and discusses future possibilities for this technology.
Glass has entered the sustainability vernacular in a big way, which is great news for builders.
Incidents in Melbourne of ‘spontaneous’ glass breakage are more about the construction industry forgetting the lessons of the past than ‘cheap’ Chinese imports.
Glass canopies are a common design element added to homes and commercial buildings around the world, whether they’re new or old.
With a sophisticated, modern appeal and the long-lasting promise of this highly durable building material, adding a glass canopy over the front door can create just the right finish for your build.
We all know the basic function of a window and why we think it’s important to the design and functionality of our home – to let in the light and allow us to see our surroundings.
Switchable Glass Makeup – Clear or Coloured Glass
What does thermally broken mean, and what are thermally broken aluminium windows and doors?
One of the best reasons to use Altair Louvre Windows in bathrooms is their ability to offer both privacy and ventilation simultaneously.
The Station Hotel in Prahran’s Greville Street was a favourite watering hole and stay-over for generations. Its recent revision by architects Interlandi Mantesso sees 41 apartments rise discretely behind the classic Victorian pub facade and an uber-cool, bespoke, Viridian glass shell.
Glass has been used for both decorative and functional purposes for much of history; the forms and techniques used have changed with our technological advances.