Balustrades - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/architects/interactive-building/balustradesOn balconies and terraces internally or externally Around stairs and lifts On walkways to control & guide the direction of pedestrian traffic A British Standard BS6180:1999 is the code of practice for barriers buildings. The standard gives design information and details on three typical designs that are commonly used.Pilkington Optiwhite™https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/special-applications/pilkington-optiwhiteThe resulting product is free from inherent darkening conventionally associated with laminated glass incorporating the thicker clear float glass used for enhanced safety and security, making Pilkington Optiwhite™ the ideal alternative solution for glass partitions, glass doors, glass stairs, balustrades and balconies. Exterior GlazingCreative Uses of Glass in Architecture - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/news-insights/archived-blogs/creative-uses-of-glass-in-architecture23 Mar 2012 To celebrate the use of glass in modern architecture, we would like to share some of our favourite inspirational buildings. From the outrageous to the beautifully simple, it is the inclusion of glass in these structures that helps to create such an impact. Image courtesy of archdaily.com Saint-Cloud Sport and Leisure Centre, FrancePilkington - First in Glasshttps://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/architects/helpandadvice/glassary/gObject moved to here.Product Finder - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-finder1. Filter where you want to use your product: In a residential or a commercial project Residential Commercial 2. Optionally filter what part of the building you wish to glaze Balconies Bathrooms Conservatories Doors Façade Floors Furniture Internal Glazing Kitchens Mirrors Photovoltaics Replacement Conservatory Roofs Replacement Glazing RooflightsPilkington Optilam™https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/safety-security/pilkington-optilamOverview. Pilkington Optilam™ is the brand name for our laminated glass range.Pilkington Optilam™ is ideal for providing both impact resistance and security since it may break on impact but the glass is held in place thus preventing injury or intrusion.. Pilkington Optilam™ is produced by combining two or more sheets of glass with one or more plastic interlayers.Insights - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/news-insights/latestManaging Director of Pilkington UK Neil Syder spoke exclusively to Glass Worldwide about taking up the family trade, why the company that he joined as a school-leaver still excites him and how innovation and collaboration with bodies such as Glass Futures and British Glass are crucial to the long-term prosperity of the flat glass sector.Fire Safety - Pilkington - First in Glasshttps://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/architects/standards-and-regs/building-regulations/wales/fire-safetyA clear, laminated fully insulating fire and safety glass that offers the highest levels of fire protection (integrity and insulation), maximising the available levels of natural light and visibility. The achieved classifications for integrity and insulation (EI) are for 30, 60, 90, 120 and 180 minutes.Antimicrobial glass ready for launch after obtaining third party ...https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/news-insights/latest/antimicrobial-glass-ready-for-launch-after-obtaining-third-party-verification27 Oct 2020 A new coated glass product designed by the NSG Group to help reduce the transmission of microbes via surfaces in shared spaces and public transport, is ready for launch after its antimicrobial properties were verified through independent third-party testing.