Insulating Glass

Security Sliding Doors - Sky-Frame Guard

Security Sliding Doors – Sky-Frame Guard | Sky-Frame

The Sky-Frame sliding window system is burglar-resistant and can, where required, be fitted with laminated safety glass and additional security hardware concealed in the frame. Alarm sensors can also be integrated to monitor the windows. Thanks to the adhesive bond between insulating glass assembly and GRP sections, and the multipoint locking system, even the standard Sky-Frame model offers burglar resistance. Various additional components can be …

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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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Pilkington Spacia™: Revolutionary vacuum glazing | Pilkington

Pilkington Spacia™: Revolutionary vacuum glazing | Pilkington

Advanced Pilkington Spacia™ technology is the World’s first commercially available ‘Vacuum Glazing’. It provides a similar level of energy efficiency as modern double glazing, but in a unit that is typically only a quarter of the thickness. This brings a new degree of thermal performance to older buildings and opportunities for thin glazing in new …

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A+W Addressed Complex Production Challenges at China Glass 2018

China Glass, one of the largest industry events in the world, just concluded April 22nd.For exhibitors, technology partners, and glass fabricators, China Glass has become a must-attend event. In 2018, show organizers expect to surpass the 32,000 visitors from 71 different nations that attended last year. The impact of this show has grown to serve …

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Vitro Architectural Glass introduces ACUITY Glass sample kit.

Vitro Architectural Glass introduces ACUITY Glass sample kit

Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced that a new sample kit featuring Acuity™ low-iron glass is available at www.vitroglazings.com/acuity. The kit contains a pair of insulating glass units (IGUs) – one featuring Acuity glass with a SOLARBAN® 60 solar control, low-emissivity (low-e) coating and another with conventional clear glass and the same coating. A brochure complete with performance data and …

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Double R Named G18 Glass Company of the Year Finalist

Double R Named G18 Glass Company of the Year Finalist

Double R Glass & Roofing Systems is thrilled to have been named as a finalist in the G18 Glass Company of the Year category for the second year running.The specialist IGU manufacturer has been shortlisted for having clear objectives and investing in the business and its customers, to achieve them. In a particularly tough sector …

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AAMA and IGMA Release Consumer Resource for Understanding Glass Standards

SHARE The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) jointly released a series of web pages providing a general overview of the standards, specifications and test methods used in the window, door and skylight industry related to glass and glazing systems. A Consumer’s Guide to Understanding Glass Standards Used in Windows, …

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IG-Line Integrated And Non-Destructive Turnkey System For Argon Measurement

SHARE Sparklike Oy is proud to introduce their new turnkey Sparklike Online™ system that allows IG-line integrated and non-destructive measurement of argon concentration for triple and double glazed insulating glass units, also through coatings and laminated glasses. Sparklike Online™, along with Sparklike’s entire product range, will be on display at glasstec 2018 at Sparklike’s stand number 14B38. Sparklike Online™ is a turnkey solution that is integrated …

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Ködispace 4SG: The Gas-Tight Insulating Glass Solution

SHARE As concerns about the health of our planet rise, there is an increased focus on energy efficiency. According to the U.S. Green Building Council, buildings consume 41 percent of U.S. energy—more than the industrial (30 percent) and transportation (29 percent) sectors. In response, new technologies are necessary to improve the use of energy by residential …

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SWISSPACER Air reloaded

SHARE SWISSPACER Air provides the answer to a fundamental problem in the industry. The air in the space between the panes tends to continuously adapt to the surrounding air pressure. But it is prevented because the system is closed. If glasses are installed at a different height than produced, no pressure compensation takes place and …

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