In this paper we will look at the potential of what is now a commonly used component in facade design - a load-bearing glass wall panel.
Cantilevered laminated glass balustrades supported by bearing in continuous base shoes are among the most ordinary applications of structural glass.
This article is focused on the main advantages of vacuum glass comparing the characteristics such as sound insulation, thermal transmission and anti-condensation with insulated glass based on the application area of vacuum glass.
The integration of smart glazing and adaptive façade in buildings can lead to large performance improvements.
In recent years the architectural concept of the façades has changed radically: the curtain wall has left its pure role of division between the internal and external environment.
This article focusses on the special glass part of the façade that covers both the ground floor as well as the first floor with a total height of 8.5 m and width of 6.5 m.
A safe, high efficiency, small size wireless power transfer system with extremely thin power receiver capable of supplying electric inside glass laminates.
Architects can minimize costs related to bird safe glass design rules with smart decisions in the planning phase.
Technical Considerations and Performance of Structural Glazing Glass Façade of High-Rise Building in Extreme Climate
This case study describes the façade performance of the 2nd tallest building in China, the Ping An International Finance Center located in Shenzhen.
Chaoyang Park Plaza is in the central business district (CBD) of Beijing. A pair of asymmetrical towers up to 143m creates a dramatic skyline.