Glass Technology

April 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Shuttered since 2008, the plant produces clear and tinted float glass serving architectural glass...

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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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February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new headquarters will total 20,455 sq. ft. and feature a loft-style space with exposed masonr...

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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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HDR was selected to design Humber Rivers new 1.7-million-sf hospital in Toronto

The design of the hospital takes inspiration from the architecture of Toronto, following clean rectilinear lines and using prima

January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Humber River  is the first hospital in North America to fully integrate and automate all of its p...

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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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Kolbe's Ultra Series Beveled Direct Set windows include LoE-270 insulating glass with argon gas.

October 24, 2011 | By BD+C

Beveled Direct Set SketchUp and Revit Models available.

Dow Corning 758 Sealant was highlighted in Building Design+Constructions (BD+C) GreenZone Modular High-Performance Medical Fac

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Modular Design Architecture >Dow Corning 758 sealant used in GreenZone modular high-performanc...

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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.

From Wired Glass to Clear Solutions: Designing with Fire Rated Glass Today

July 22, 2011 | Presented by SAFTI First Fire Rated Glazing Solutions

This white paper provides readers with a solid understanding of fire rated glass (FRG) based on t...

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May 24, 2011

Guardian Industries expands interiors offering as exclusive manufacturer and distributor of signa...

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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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March 29, 2011

Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) is set to become a massive solar electri...

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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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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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October 13, 2010

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

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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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October 13, 2010

The 187,032-sf East County Hall of Justice in Dublin, Calif., will be oriented to take advantage...

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September 16, 2010

Omniplan, in association with Jerde Partnership, created an updated design for Santa Monica Place...

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