Tag - Glass Coatings

Guardian Glass Project: 60 Holborn Viaduct London

Guardian SunGuard® eXtra Selective (SNX) 60 was selected for the glazed façade at 60 Holborn Viaduct London 60 Holborn Viaduct London is an impressive office and retail development designed by international architects Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates. With an “Excellent” BREEAM rating, the nine-storey building offers more...

Guardian Glass Project: Shift Office Complex London

Guardian SunGuard® SuperNeutral (SN) 62/34 coated solar control glass was chosen for the glazed elements of the façade at Shift Office Complex London Ideally located in the heart of the dynamic district of the Saint-Lazare railway station in Paris, the SHIFT office complex london has been completely restyled and...

New Garden Room at National Aviary Opens with Bird-safe Glass

New addition showcases acid-etched, solar control low-e glass by Walker Glass and Vitro Glass to provide views, bird-safety, energy performance. Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced the opening of the new Garden Room at Pittsburgh’s National Aviary, which showcases bird-safe glass supplied by Vitro...

Guardian Glass Project: Triodos Bank

The facade around the building is made entirely of glass, so that the workplaces of Triodos Bank employees are exposed to plenty of natural daylight and are strongly connected to the surrounding area. The Triodos Bank office building is located on De Reehorst Estate in Zeist, Holland. De Reehorst is part of a series...

Guardian Glass Project: Nobu Hotel

The solar control glass for the fully glazed façade is Guardian SunGuard® SuperNeutral (SN) 70/37 HT is used at Nobu Hotel. The Nobu Hotel in the historic city of Warsaw has a unique, slender, triangular-shaped appearance that brings fresh, Japanese-style, contemporary accommodation to the area. Dynamic and...

Guardian Glass Project: Le Garance

The Guardian SunGuard® SN 62/34 with red spandrel coated solar control glass products offers high natural light transmission and minimise the need for artificial light at Le Garance. Le Garance was inaugurated by the Minister of the Interior, on 12 January 2016. This building, designed by the firm Métra + Associés, is...

Design & Engineering of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, Los Angeles

Renzo Piano Building Workshop designed a 290,000 sf museum celebrating the artistry and technology of film, becoming the world’s first museum and event space devoted to the Motion Picture. Source: Challenging Glass 7 Conference on Architectural and Structural Applications of Glass Belis, Bos &...

Antibacterial Glass Makes Disinfection Against Viruses

Glass surfaces can be pre-treated so that they do not offer bacteria and viruses a chance to survive and become to antibacterial glass The last industry working group of the Glass Technology Forum dealt exclusively with glass surfaces and their specific properties for antibacterial glass. These are permanently under...