Tag - Glass Facades

Şişecam Project: The Ilbank Atasehir Tower

Europe’s largest flat glass producer Şişecam’s products were preferred in the The Ilbank Atasehir Tower project in Istanbul. Şişecam Temperable Solar Control Low-E Glass Neutral 50/33 product was used in the project that rises incrementally from the ground with its transparent facade that incorporates terraced...

Development of a CCF Glass Tube Façade in Hong Kong

This paper was first presented at GPD 2019 by Martien Teich, Christian Rehner and Fabian Schmid from seele GmbH. The glass tube façade consists of 307 tubes made of laminated safety glass, 238 half- and 69 full-tubes with a height of 9m and a diameter of 900mm. Aluminium profiles connect adjacent tubes...

Announcing the Vitruvian Honors and Awards Winners

The Facade Tectonics Institute’s Vitruvian Honors and Awards program celebrated outstanding achievements in the field of facade design and delivery. Vitruvian Honors and Awards program recognized outstanding projects, as well as project teams and individuals that have made extraordinary contributions to facade design...

Guardian Glass Project: Evolution Tower

Guardian SunGuard HP Neutral solar control glass was chosen for Evolution Tower for its combination of aesthetic qualities and performance. Designed by RMJM in partnership with Scottish artist Karen Forbes, the Evolution Tower in Moscow is a stunning piece of modern architecture that represents the evolution of man...

Şişecam Attended Zak World of Facades Conference 2021 – Istanbul

Şişecam attended Zak World of Facades Conference – Istanbul event which was held for the first time in Turkey Şişecam came together with architects and façade consultants at Zak World of Facades Conference in Istanbul as an event partner.  Şişecam, one of the world’s leading glass and chemicals producers...

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...

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