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World Congress Session Explores Opportunities for Combined Hurricane and Acoustical Performance

Safety, security and acoustic performance—all are benefits of laminated glass. But what happens when someone in hurricane-prone Miami, for example, in a busy high-rise neighborhood, wants glazing that combines sound control with the required hurricane performance? That’s somewhat of a … Continue reading

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FGIA Panel Answers Security Glazing Questions

Industry experts answered questions about security glazing amid a panel discussion hosted by the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) during a webinar titled, “Security Glazing for Storefront and Fenestration.” The first question asked was about the changes on the … Continue reading

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glasstec 2020 Rescheduled for 2021

The 2020 staging of glasstec, which was set to take place October 20-23 in Düsseldorf, Germany, is the latest event to announce rescheduling due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The biennial event is now scheduled for June 15-18, 2021. According to … Continue reading

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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

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Glass Expo West™ Begins With Economic Update, Focus on Codes and Business Insights

This week San Diego is home to Glass Expo West™ ′19, where glass, metal and glazing industry professionals are gaining insights into relevant topics such as the state of the regional economy, graphic imaging, railing codes, industry disruption and search … Continue reading

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