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The TVT Glass Pavilion

Theoretical Study on a Highly Transparent Building Made with Long-Spanned TVT Portals Braced with Hybrid Glass-Steel Panels

Analysis of Reinforced and Post-Tensioned Glass Shells

Source: Challenging Glass 7 Conference on Architectural and Structural Applications of GlassBelis, Bos & Louter (Eds.), Ghent University, September 2020.Copyright © with the authors. All rights reserved.ISBN 978-94-6366-296-3,  Authors: Francesco Laccone, ISTI-CNR, DESTEC-University of Pisa Luigi Malomo, ISTI...

Redundancy Tests on Glass Fins

Source: Challenging Glass 7 Conference on Architectural and Structural Applications of GlassBelis, Bos & Louter (Eds.), Ghent University, September 2020.Copyright © with the authors. All rights reserved.ISBN 978-94-6366-296-3, Authors: Peter van de Rotten (Octatube)Michele Arinze AkiloWouter van der Sluis Since...

OKASOLAR 3D Insulation Glass with Sun Protection Grid

Optimal daylight system for a triple-sized sports hall in Luxembourg The triple-sized sports hall of the Lycée Edward Steichen International School in Luxembourg uses OKASOLAR 3D roof glazing to master the opposing challenges of adequate sun protection and effective utilisation of daylight. The three-dimensional grid...

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 &...

Tvitec | The Perfect Cold Bending for the Perfect Glass Dome

The perfect cold bending for the perfect glazed dome. Tvitec System Glass at the Shell Oil Company Headquarters in The Hague with Octatube. Cold bending The secret to cold bending lies in Tvitec’s special calculations department. This system is the only way to push the elasticity of the flat units to the extreme so...

Sedak Glass Provides Panoramic View in Messeturm Frankfurt

The Messeturm Frankfurt is the second-highest building in Germany with a height of 265.5m and 63 floors. It is located in the Friedrich-Ebert complex and is adjacent to the Frankfurt trade fair grounds. The Messeturm Frankfurt was built in 1990 in an Art Deco style and was considered the highest building in Europe at...

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