Impact Resistance

Designing Glass to Resist Wind and Snow Loads

Designing Glass to Resist Wind and Snow Loads

Accommodating for wind and snow is one of the important upfront considerations in the design and specification process. There is a multi-step process that must be undertaken to help ensure the glass in your project is able to resist these loads. First, the impact of wind and snow on a building can be significant, which …

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FIRESWISS FOAM 30-15 successfully tested to ball impact resistance

FIRESWISS FOAM 30-15 successfully tested to ball impact resistance

FIRESWISS FOAM 30-15 has now successfully been tested to ball impact resistance according to DIN 18032-3. The maximal approved dimensions are 200 x 300 cm. The outstanding advantage is that no additional PVB interlayer will be necessary to ensure ball impact resistance which previously could only be provided by special compositions like FSF 30-19 VSG …

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