Glass and Glazing

Transparent fire-rated entry evokes openness at Johnson & Wales University. Phot

Transparent fire-rated entry evokes openness at Johnson & Wales University. Photo: TGP

December 30, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

As more students enter the school system each year, designing for fire safety in educational faci...

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Uptown Bay City transforms a former industrial crane-manufacturing site into vib

Uptown Bay City transforms a former industrial crane-manufacturing site into vibrant mixed-use riverfront community.

December 30, 2014 | Dow Corning

When developers of Uptown Bay City (Bay City, Mich.) began transforming the former industrial sit...

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For Gelsons Market in Los Angeles (pictured above), the architect was able to p

For Gelsons Market in Los Angeles (pictured above), the architect was able to provide 45-minute openings in a 1-hour wall betwe

December 11, 2014 | SAFTI FIRST

When it comes to designing parking garages, providing vision and transparency might not be the pr...

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Effective, fun fire-rated egress stairwell. Photo: TGP

Effective, fun fire-rated egress stairwell. Photo: TGP

October 16, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

Among the building elements contributing to the success of the elementary school’s public learnin...

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Photo: SAFTI FIRST

Photo: SAFTI FIRST

October 14, 2014 | SAFTI FIRST

SAFTI FIRST, leading USA-manufacturer of advanced fire rated glass and framing systems, recently...

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September 23, 2014 | Kawneer

Kawneer Company introduces its new AA™5450 Series Window. Now available in a horizontal sliding c...

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Steel curtain wall entry with heat-mirror glass. Image: TGP

Steel curtain wall entry with heat-mirror glass. Image: TGP

September 04, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

In this the new facility, middle school and high school classroom wings flank either side of the...

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Pilkington Profilit wave with TGP ProColor in bronze metallic

Pilkington Profilit wave with TGP ProColor in bronze metallic

September 03, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

For design professionals seeking glazing with a durable and colorfast appearance, Technical Glass...

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Narrow fire-rated aluminum framing system

Narrow fire-rated aluminum framing system

August 17, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

The precision engineering of TGP’s Fireframes Aluminum Series creates narrow profiles and crisp s...

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SuperSecure II-XLS with Level III Ballistic/Grade 2 Attack in SAFTIfire Ballisti

SuperSecure II-XLS with Level III Ballistic/Grade 2 Attack in SAFTIfire Ballistic Framing for the corridors.

August 08, 2014 | SAFTI FIRST This is Sponsored Content

When the designers at L. R. Kimball looked for an all-in-one clear, wire-free glazing solution th...

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July 17, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor in...

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Renderings courtesy of Forster + Partners

Renderings courtesy of Forster + Partners

July 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The London-based firm unveiled plans for the Russian Copper Company's headquarters in Yekaterinbu...

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Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all i

Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all impact an IGUs risk for a thermal break. Illustr

July 07, 2014 | PPG Glass Education Center

The glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can impact an IGU’s ri...

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Channel glass exterior faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ

Channel glass exterior faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ

July 07, 2014 | Technical Glass Products

The University of San Francisco’s new John Lo Schiavo Center for Science and Innovation brings sc...

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For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire res

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire resistive wall openings in the exterior using Super

June 27, 2014 | SAFTI FIRST

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire resistive w...

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June 20, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Seventh Heaven complex features a stepped form that will offer stunning views of the Dubai sk...

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All renderings: courtesy Kohn Pedersen Fox

All renderings: courtesy Kohn Pedersen Fox

May 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The two-building headquarters for Turkey’s largest and oldest financial institution, Ziraat Bank,...

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May 20, 2014 | Arup

The book, co-authored by Arup's Russell Fortmeyer, illustrates the various ways architects, consu...

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Fire-rated glass floor system study area. Photo: courtesy TGP

Fire-rated glass floor system study area. Photo: courtesy TGP

May 03, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

In implementing Northwestern University’s Engineering Life Sciences infill design, Flad Architect...

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April 23, 2014 | SAFTI FIRST This is sponsored content

For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High School in Norridge, I...

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The rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of the Old Naval Hospital, Washington, D.C

The rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of the Old Naval Hospital, Washington, D.C., has turned the national award-winning buildin

April 02, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Aligning thermal breaks and applying air barriers are among the top design and installation trick...

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Channel glass creates a curving faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products

Channel glass creates a curving faade. Photo: Technical Glass Products

March 30, 2014 | Technical Glass Products This is sponsored content

The new Bradford West Gwillimbury Leisure Centre features a 1,400-sf serpentine channel glass wal...

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March 13, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 58-story DC Tower 1 is the first of two high-rises designed by Dominique Perrault Architectur...

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Photo: Iwan Baan - www.iwan.com / Courtesy Emerson College

Photo: Iwan Baan - www.iwan.com / Courtesy Emerson College

March 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The $85 million, 10-story vertical campus takes the shape of a massive, shimmering aircraft hanga...

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February 27, 2014 | PPG Glass Education Center

Glass is heat-treated for two reasons: the first is to increase its strength to resist external s...

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February 27, 2014 | PPG Industries

PPG Industries’ flat glass business has received $312,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE...

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Hudson Spire

At 1,800 feet, Hudson Spire will surpass the Freedom Tower in height. Renderings courtesy of MJM + A Architects

February 25, 2014 | MJM + A Architects

Design architect MJM + A has released an updated design scheme for the planned 1,800-foot-tall, s...

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February 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Rupp Arena will get a 40-foot high glass façade and a new concourse, but will retain many of its...

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Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group and James KM Cheng Architects, the 49-story Beach & Howe Tower in Vancouver features a twisting,

February 05, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requi...

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The centerpiece of the school is the 11-story Lakeside building, which was built

The centerpiece of the school is the 11-story Lakeside building, which was built in 1977. Photo courtesy Atlanta Public Schools

February 05, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Formerly occupied by IBM, the 11-story Lakeside building is the new home for North Atlanta High S...

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