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3D GLASS - a revolutionary, patented technology that lets you shape three-dimensional

3D Glass Freedom to form | PRESS GLASS SA

  What is great architecture all about? It’s about freedom. The freedom to shape bold visions. The freedom to articulate those visions in every dimension. Great architecture is the freedom to form in your mind and soul. In building materials. Freedom to form in glass. A revolutionary technology 3D GLASS by PRESS GLASS – a revolutionary, patented technology that lets you shape three-dimensional, smoothly changing glass …

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Solving a renovation challenge at 150 Charles Street

Solving A Renovation Challenge At 150 Charles Street

The Situation The building consists of luxurious apartments located in one of the most expensive areas of Manhattan, West Village, overlooking the Hudson River and Hudson River Park. This building is a luxuriously thoughtful addition to the Manhattan skyline. The building incorporates the abandoned Whitehall warehouse, a massive, utilitarian structure of concrete, brick, and glass. The …

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Glazing solutions to enhance Well-being, Safety and Recovery in Healthcare Buildings

How To Maximize Well-being, Safety and Recovery in Healthcare Buildings?

It has been proven that patients recover faster, employees are more motivated and everyone feels better and more comfortable in light, safe and modern healthcare buildings. Glass connects patients to the world outside by letting natural light into the building. The effects of daylight are in direct correlation to faster recovery, improved emotional well-being and …

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Al Fattan Crystal Towers - Image: Glas Trösch

Glass shell by Glas Trösch for the Al Fattan Crystal Towers

One of the world’s most famous beaches, Jumeirah Beach, stretches about 20 kilometres from downtown Dubai. In front of the sand-coloured architecture of the beach hotels, a luxurious eye-catcher was recently created here: The new pair of skyscrapers “Al Fattan Crystal Towers – Rixos Premium Dubai” is completely wrapped in glass and lends the skyline …

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Specifying Glass Partitions? Your Guide to Understanding Sound

Undestanding The Acoustic Performance Of Glass Partitions

In order to understand how best to specify glass partitions, it’s good to start with an introduction to the decibel scale.  This then provides a basis for where on that scale your specification should be. Measuring Sound The decibel (abbreviated dB) is the unit used to measure the intensity of a sound. On the decibel …

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what are the benefits of glass in interior design?

What are the benefits of glass in interior design?

Glass is a strange material. It offers near endless potential in transforming a space both practically and aesthetically, and recent advances in technology have widened these possibilities even further. While glazing may often be thought of as a purely practical facet of architecture and construction, it plays a significant part in interior design, too. Understanding …

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CONTEMPORARY ORANGERY WITH BESPOKE ROOFLIGHTS TRANSFORMS FAMILY HOME

Comtemporary Orangery With Bespoke Rooflights

This elegant extension, designed by award-winning practice Chris Dyson Architects, not only significantly increases the footprint of the client’s North London home, but also delivers a uniquely versatile living space for use all year round. The pure scale and the innovative use of glazing for the extension as well as for the new top floor …

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SageGlass Harmony™ : Design A Seamless View

SageGlass Harmony™ is a totally unique glazing solution that provides precise glare and daylight control and a smooth visual aesthetic through a natural, seamless in-pane tint transition. A Seamless Outdoor Connection There is a reason we put glass in our buildings. It is our connection to the outside world. It is often our primary source …

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CLEARSHADE™ IGU: ONE PRODUCT FOR DAYLIGHTING, SOLAR SHADING, USER COMFORT

Clearshade™ IGU: One product for daylighting, solar shading and user comfort

Panelite’s ClearShade™ high performance exterior glazing allows architects, engineers and building owners to meet daylighting, energy efficiency, user comfort and aesthetic goals in a single product. Most critical for energy efficiency and return on investment, ClearShade™ technology optimizes both daylighting and solar heat control, while most glazing solutions favor one of these goals at the expense of …

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Soft Tech V6 Glass Configurator Webinar

Soft Tech has just launched the date for their next Best Practise Webinar on the V6 Glass Configurator, taking place next month. WEBINAR DETAILS:  Wednesday 5 December 8am AEDT / Tuesday 4 December 4pm EST The Glass Configurator allows you to easily specify many different types of glazing within your quotation. Do you buy your glass from …

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