Tag Archives: Julia Schimmelpenningh

ISO 16932 Update Includes Missile Size Change

The 2020 update to ISO 16932, “Glass in Building — Destructive-Windstorm-Resistant Security Glazing — Test and Classification,” includes missile size changes for Levels 3 and 4. According to Julia Schimmelpenningh, Customer Applications and Support Lab manager for Eastman Chemical Co., … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Setting the Record Straight: Experts Clear Up Misconceptions about Laminated Glass

Laminated glass gives architects and designers the ability to improve safety and sound attenuation. It can also provide strength and the means for artistic expression. With a number of possible functions of laminated glass beyond just transparency and daylighting comes … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

GPD Workshop Focuses on North American Standards

The use of architectural glass is becoming increasingly complex, in large part due to the growing interest in bigger and bigger glass sizes. To address this trend, Glass Performance Days (GPD) featured a specially focused workshop titled “Designing Glass for … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Annual Conference Day Two: Defining Jumbo Glass

Does jumbo glass need a definition? That was the topic debated today during the Laminating Division meeting during the 2018 Annual Conference in Napa, CA. Julia Schimmelpenningh with Eastman Chemical chairs the laminating technical committee and raised a discussion that … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Schimmelpenningh Receives ASTM Award of Merit

ASTM International Committee F12 on Security Systems and Equipment presented its Award of Merit to Julia Schimmelpenningh of Eastman. The prestigious award, which includes the accompanying title of fellow, is ASTM’s highest recognition for individual contributions to developing standards, according to an announcement by ASTM. “The committee … Continue reading

Posted in Today's News | Tagged , | Leave a comment