Tag - Glazing Systems

WINDOOREX Middle East 2022 – designed to help you do business

DO NOT MISS this great opportunity to be kept in the loop with the dynamic changes occurring in the fenestration industry! WINDOOREX Middle East has proven itself as the regional key communication platform for gathering the prominent industry giants and professionals can expect to find. It satisfies the best...

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...

Glass in Modern Architecture

Global population is growing alongside increasing urbanisation and construction activities. Even today, modern architecture could not do without the material that is glass and its many innovative properties. Glass in Modern Architecture Cities are growing worldwide. Even today, the earth is populated by just under 8...

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 &...

Structural Silicone Glazing – Design and Modelling

The aim of this paper is to identify and discuss challenges with the assumption that the SSG is isolated from the glass self-weight and provide a better understanding on the complexity of SSG systems. Source: Challenging Glass 7 Conference on Architectural and Structural Applications of GlassBelis, Bos & Louter...

SentryGlas® at Seattle Space Needle

Space Needle experience completely revitalized thanks to advanced interlayer technology. At 605 ft (184 m) tall, Seattle’s Space Needle is one of the globe’s most iconic structures. Thanks to its unique shape, the city’s skyline is internationally recognised by 78 % of people − second only to Paris with the Eiffel...