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Session Covers Glazing Design Requirements for GSA Buildings

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) owns and leases more than 9,600 properties around the U.S., a third of which are historic. To address some of the GSA’s building requirements, Lance David, LEED Fellow with the GSA, led a seminar … Continue reading

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Mitsubishi Aims to Replace Windows

“Just add a window.” To the average person, that sounds simple enough. Until they get a detailed quote from a glazing (or door and window) contractor, including things like cutting back and refinishing the interior and exterior facades, adding jacks … Continue reading

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Glass Plays Significant Role in New Sandy Hook School

Safety, security, natural light and views to nature were at the center of the design of the newly constructed Sandy Hook School in Newtown, Conn. Glass and glazing were key in attaining this goal. The elementary school was built in … Continue reading

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Shedding Light on the State of Daylighting

When it comes to optimal daylighting, a one-size-fits-all approach just doesn’t cut it. According to one expert on the topic, the design community continues to gain a better understanding of this, and the glazing and fenestration industries are eager to … Continue reading

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Industry Veteran Going Outside the Box with Building Facade

Across North America, architects and building owners are coming up with intricate, multi-faceted solutions to get their projects to net zero energy. One glass and glazing industry expert has developed a method he thinks is a little simpler. Nick Bagatelos … Continue reading

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