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Pilkington UK recognised for ‘world-leading’ project at ...

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The glass manufacturer collected the accolade alongside project installer partner Charles Henshaw & Sons Ltd at the awards dinner last week, attended by more than 700 glass and glazing industry leaders. 6 St Andrew Square is a £90 million scheme in central Edinburgh that integrates five existing buildings into a contemporary mixed-use development that’s almost fully glass-fronted. Judges ...

How the Pilkington Innovation Incubator is shaping the ...

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This won ‘Innovative Solution’ at the Glass Focus Awards 2018. These two examples highlight how the incubator identifies new opportunities. In the first case, it’s ‘pushing’ new technology developed externally into new glazing applications, and in the second case the development was the result of a ‘pull’ by new environment-related legislation requirements in a number of ...

How Pilkington became the experts in Bird Safe glass

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It explains why Pilkington AviSafe™ was recognised at the glass industry’s Glass Focus 2018 awards with the ‘Innovative Solution’ award in November 2018. We don’t want to stop there either. We know that as the built environment becomes more complex, the challenges facing architects and building owners will grow in complexity too. That’s why we want to continue developing Pilkington ...

Building on the heritage of Pilkington as a leader in ...

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This won ‘Innovative Solution’ at the Glass Focus Awards 2018 – another example of how we’re always looking to innovate and remain one step ahead. Q. To what extent is innovation driven by the demands of your customers? A great deal of innovation today comes from the demands of the architecture itself. We’re seeing some absolutely stunning buildings with an incredible amount of ...

Insights - Pilkington

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Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has won Commercial Project of the Year in the G19 Awards with its installation at Slimming Word’s HQ. Tags: Pilkington Optitherm™ S1 , Pilkington Optitherm™ , Pilkington Suncool™ , Solar Control , Thermal Insulation , Commercial Windows , Roof Glazing , Curtain Walls , Atrium , Awards , Company , Architect , Householder , Trade

A boom in regional construction is an opportunity for the ...

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This is was recently specified at 6 St Andrew Square in Edinburgh, which was recognised at the G18 Awards as Commercial Project of the Year. Pilkington Suncool™ 66/33 T glass was specified across the whole of the building – an office scheme with commercial units on the ground floor.

Blog Items - Pilkington

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Pilkington SaniTise™, Health Applications, Windows, Doors, Awards, Innovation, Trade Portal, Architect, Householder, Trade. Blog Post. 21 September 2020. What Makes The Perfect Home. How many of us would say that we live in the perfect house? That’s just one of the questions we wanted to find the answer to when we commissioned a new study of homeowners in the UK. Following a summer where ...

Architects in Focus: 2014 - Pilkington

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Piano’s ability to design considerably large yet breathtaking buildings, has won him multiple awards for his efforts in architecture - including the Kyoto Prize (1990), an AIA Gold Medal (2008) and the Sonning Prize (2008). With a sizeable collection of projects behind him, such as The New York Times Building (2007), Central Saint Giles (2010) and The Nichols Bridgeway (2009), Piano is set ...

Pioneering energy-positive office will guide us to a ...

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The accolade follows excellent recognition for the project as runner-up in The Guardian’s University Awards for ‘sustainable buildings that inspire’ earlier this summer. It’s projects like these that are important in outlining how the building products, building design and construction industries can work together to set new benchmarks for what’s achievable in property performance ...

Windows - Pilkington

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Windows Glass can enhance your windows in more ways than you might imagine. Our wide range of glass can be used in various ways in an IGU (insulating glass unit) to help achieve improved window performance, as well as aesthetic enhancement to any style of home.