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For Gelson’s Market in Los Angeles (pictured above), the architect was able to p
on December 11,2014 in Feature

When it comes to designing parking garages, providing vision and transparency might not be the priority due to fire rated code requirements – but...

Effective, fun fire-rated egress stairwell. Photo: TGP
on October 16,2014 in Feature

Among the building elements contributing to the success of the elementary school’s public learning areas is a fire-rated stairwell that supports...

Steel curtain wall entry with heat-mirror glass. Image: TGP
on September 04,2014 in Feature

In this the new facility, middle school and high school classroom wings flank either side of the auditorium and media center. A sleek, glass-and-...

Pilkington Profilit wave with TGP ProColor in bronze metallic
on September 03,2014 in Feature

For design professionals seeking glazing with a durable and colorfast appearance, Technical Glass Products now offers Pilkington Profilit with TGP...

Narrow fire-rated aluminum framing system
on August 16,2014 in Feature

The precision engineering of TGP’s Fireframes Aluminum Series creates narrow profiles and crisp sightlines at Johnson & Wales University...

SuperSecure II-XLS with Level III Ballistic/Grade 2 Attack in SAFTIfire Ballisti
on August 08,2014 in Feature

When the designers at L. R. Kimball looked for an all-in-one clear, wire-free glazing solution that protects against fire, bullets and forced...

Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all i
on July 07,2014 in Feature

The glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can impact an IGU’s risk for a thermal break.

Channel glass exterior façade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ
on July 07,2014 in Feature

The University of San Francisco’s new John Lo Schiavo Center for Science and Innovation brings science to the forefront of academic life. Its...

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire res
on June 27,2014 in Feature

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire resistive wall openings in the exterior using SuperLite II-...

Fire-rated glass floor system study area. Photo: courtesy TGP
on May 03,2014 in Feature

In implementing Northwestern University’s Engineering Life Sciences infill design, Flad Architects faced the challenge of ensuring adequate,...