storefront and curtainwall
Columbia Commercial Building Products Now Fabricating Storefront
Columbia Commercial Building Products in Rockwall, Texas, has announced
that it is now offering fabricated storefront to glazing contractors.
The company has taken the precision of its window fabrication process
and applied it to thermal and non-thermal storefront systems.
According to information from the company, factory fabrication can help
glaziers to reduce labor costs and ensure quality installations.
SaberPack Introduces SaberPad
SaberPack Inc., a Lino Lakes, Minn.-based provider of interleaving powder
to the glass industry, has introduced its newest product, SaberPad.
The company reports that it is fast-tracking production of a new glass
pad produced from natural wood fiberboard due to recent changes in the
source of supply for glass pads. SaberPad is 0.40 inches thick, with a
density of 19 pounds per cubic foot, having dust free, sealed and ironed
surfaces on both sides. Full scale production of the material is scheduled
to begin this month.
EPCO Envisions a Transparent Table
EPCO USA in City of Industry, Calif., is now offering the Envisioned glass
table. The company supplies small assembly hardware to connect the lites
that form the table; due to the hardware’s small size, the table maintains
excellent transparency, the company reports. The table can be custom-designed
according to the customer’s requirements.
Solutia’s Certified Saflex® Weathers the Storm
The Saflex® SilentGlass Technology™ advanced acoustic interlayer from
St. Louis-based Solutia is now approved for use in Dade County, Fla. The
certification allows the SilentGlass interlayer to be used for both large
and small missile impact-resistant glazing for hurricane protection. SilentGlass
is the first interlayer designed specifically for high performance sound
dampening to also receive the approval of Miami Dade County.
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