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Global architectural design competition opens Jan. 18.
Soft Tech and FeneTech will be included in a Window & Door Vertical group, following Compusoft Group's merger with 2020 Technologies.
From Milan to Florida, attention to the environment is growing, and Mappi is always on the front line.
29th-30th March Adelio Lattuada Srl and Lattuada North America Inc. will take part as Gold Sponsor in the GPAD event, which will take place at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee (U.S.A.).
NGA has just released its 2021 Annual Report, illustrating the value NGA and its volunteers create for the industry.
To kick off the new year, Glasstech Asia and PERAFI successfully held the 5th webinar of the series titled "Façade beyond Glass and Metal".
Once again wishful to partecipate, proud to sponsor!
FGIA is pleased to welcome Frank Abagnale as the keynote speaker for the upcoming 2022 FGIA Hybrid Annual Conference
New York Build (March 2-3, Javits Center) is the largest construction & design show for New York and the Tri-state area.
To help educate the consumer on the benefits of energy-efficient windows, the National Fenestration Rating Council and the well-respected Efficient Windows Collaborative have redesigned and updated the website efficientwindows.org.
Registration for the Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference is now open! 24 years of tradition begins again this March.
Vitro Architectural Glass partners with various organizations and industry initiatives to reinforce its commitment to the environment.
Nicole Harris to represent trade associations within the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)
Saflex® and Vanceva® PVB interlayers featured in facade projects.
With unmatched wall-like insulation performance, VacuMax™ VIG by Vitro is where the window becomes the wall.
Eastman Named One of America’s Most Just Companies by JUST Capital, CNBC

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The determination of interlayer modulus data is complex.
High-performance interlayers add to the stability, design flexibility, and adaptability of architectural glass
From domed skylights to curved handrails, revolving door enclosures to building enclosures, the dramatic curves of bent glass offer architectural form and function.
The main goal of all fire-rated glass is to compartmentalize fire to enable safe exit. It is most commonly used around egress areas, property line walls, stairwells, and points of exit.
Elegant glazing - from walls to slabs - clads a residential tower.
This is the second part of a true story from an IT Vendor dealing with a phishing attack at a small contracting firm, “ABC Contracting”.
What is phishing and how do you know when you make be the victim of it? AJ Piscitelli, PMP gives a real life example in his most recent blog post. Stay tuned for more real life examples!
Two plus two does not equal one!
Traditional uses of glass have been reinvented by two architectural firms, who artfully use glass and interlayers to achieve very different design goals.
According to the American Bird Conservancy (ABC), glass collisions claim the lives of up to a billion birds annually in the U.S.
For over four thousand years, the lustrous, hard, and inert characteristics of glass have made it one of the world’s most desirable and frequently used building materials.
This paper explores the statistical basis and methodology for the derivation of the Munich climatic load parameters, applying it to climate data for each ASHRAE climate zone in the United States.

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