Glass Cladding

April 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Website offers online continuing education courses registered with the American Institute of Arch...

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March 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Company expanding into the Texas market with a new office in Dallas and a satellite facility in A...

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The use of light load-bearing glass to create transparent stairs, floors, and ot

The use of light load-bearing glass to create transparent stairs, floors, and other walkable applications serves the overarching

March 01, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, contributing editor

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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February 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The report analyzes the opportunities for BIPV glass products using c-Si, thin-film and OPV/DSC m...

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The proximity of the newly constructed common area to Hutchins Hall posed a unique challenge to the building team. Because these

February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

When the University embarked on its first major addition since the opening of Hutchins Hall in 19...

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Nearly 400 traditionally styled, high-performance, low-maintenance windows with double-pane insulating glass were installed in t

February 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Replacement or retrofit can help keep energy costs from going out the window.

535 Madison Avenue LEED Gold

535 Madison Avenue has met LEED standards through the integration of many of the latest sustainable building materials and syste

January 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Class-A commercial building meets sustainability requirements of LEED Program.

Glass balconies BD+C December 2011

When the glazing system windows are open, horizontal twin ball-bearing runner carriages with a high load-bearing capacity keep s

December 10, 2011 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Operable glass balcony glazing systems provide solution to increase usable space in residential a...

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Fraser Brown MacKenna Green Gown Award GE Fogg Building

Once uneconomic to heat and suffering from extreme solar glare, the concrete structure of the building was corroded and the wind

December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Working closely with staff at Queen Mary University of London, MEP Engineers Mott MacDonald, Cost...

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Centre for Interactive Research LEED Platinum CIRS

CIRS is a state-of-the-art living- lab in which researchers from leading academic institutions worldwide can conduct interacti

November 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Designed to exceed LEED Platinum, the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) is...

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Insulation value is not just at the center of the window but reflects the insulation value of the entire curtain-wall system.

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Low insulation value reflects value of entire curtain-wall system. 

Blue-green tint was also applied to the glass as a decorative element.

September 23, 2011

Fire and hurricane assemblies meet design and code requirements.

May 05, 2011 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Window and door systems need to perform. Respondents to our annual window and door survey overwhe...

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April 26, 2011

As tornado season escalates and increased tornado activity has devastated parts of the Midwest an...

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April 11, 2011

This white paper provides readers with a solid understanding of fire rated glass based on the two...

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February 15, 2011 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Back-to-basics answers to seven common questions about impact glazing and fire-rated glass.

February 07, 2011

President Barack Obama yesterday acknowledged PPG Industries as a leader in the development of hi...

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Shalin Liu Performance Center
January 21, 2011

Epstein Joslin Architects, Cambridge, Mass., designed the Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockpo...

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November 16, 2010

The NFRC Board of Directors has approved technical procedures for the development of U-factor, so...

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November 11, 2010

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest glass and construction material manufacturers, is making...

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November 11, 2010

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest glass and construction material manufacturers, is making...

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November 03, 2010

Goettsch Partners, in collaboration with Omrania & Associates (architect of record) and David...

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November 02, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The Trinity River Audubon Center, which sits within a 6,000-acre forest just outside Dallas, util...

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November 02, 2010 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

Building-integrated wind turbines lend a futuristic look to a parking structure in Chicago’s tren...

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October 13, 2010

A curving, 550-foot-long glass arcade dubbed the “Wall of Light” is the standout architectural an...

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October 13, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor; Photo: © Sean Airhart/NBBJ

The $137 million, 12-story, 500,000-sf Miami Valley Hospital cardiac center, Dayton, Ohio, is the...

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October 13, 2010

The Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn., expanded its D unit, a project th...

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The National Renewable Energy Laboratory's nearly 600 high-performance windows are fitted with custom "bonnets."

October 13, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory has almost 600 window openings, and yet it's targe...

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