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Insights - Pilkington

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Windows, Rooflights, Commercial Windows, Roof Glazing, Trade Portal, Expertise Hub, Architect, Householder, Trade. Read More. Press Release. Antimicrobial glass ready for launch after obtaining third party verification. 27 October 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 ...

Product Finder - Pilkington

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Commercial Windows; Swipe to View. 3. Optionally filter the properties you require from the glass. Decoration; Fire Protection; Glass Systems; Health Applications ; Noise Control; Safety - Security; Self Cleaning; Solar Control; Solar Energy; Special Applications; Thermal Insulation; Botanical Applications; Swipe to View. 4. Select a product to view more information. NSG TEC™ Solar ...

Blog Items - Pilkington

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Thermal Insulation, Windows, Replacement Glazing, Commercial Windows, Company, Trade Portal, Sustainability, Architect, Trade. Blog Post. 31 January 2020. The beauty of choosing bi-fold doors for your home. Letting a vast amount of light into the home not only looks great from an aesthetics point of view, but its proven to improve our well-being – and for that reason bi-fold doors continue ...

Top tips for specifying glass in the commercial sector

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Michael Metcalfe, commercial sales manager at Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, offers his top tips for specifying glass for use in commercial buildings. From city-centre monumental buildings to small-town car dealerships, most commercial buildings today incorporate a significant amount of glazing and glass is now a defining part of how the built environment looks. It ...

Glass and glazing sector holds residents’ keys to the ...

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More than half (54%) saw double-glazed windows in their dream home, with one in five (17%) wanting bi-folding doors and 14% looking for skylight windows. While 86% agreed that having the perfect home was important during the pandemic, 44% expect they will never achieve their dream house, with money being the top barrier – cited by 68% of those polled. Julia Berkin Brand & marketing ...

Daylighting and Part L - Pilkington

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As expected, energy savings and carbon emissions reductions have dominated the discussions on the current Part L 2020 proposals, as well as debates about 'fabric first' vs renewable technologies.

Glass visible to birds developed to help protect wildlife

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It’s used in the new visitor centre and café to help diminish the risk of the park’s 170 different species of birds from colliding with its windows. The site, operated by the Lancashire Wildlife Trust, is a former sand quarry used to harvest minerals for glass manufacturing.

Antimicrobial glass ready for launch after obtaining third ...

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The product is also compatible with harsh commercial grade cleaning products and is highly resistant to corrosion, mechanical and chemical damage. Neil McSporran, Global Portfolio Manager – Incubator Program, at the NSG Group, said “Some viruses can live on glass surfaces for days if left untreated, creating a risk for people to become infected through contact transmission.

About Fire Protection - Pilkington

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About Fire Protection Transparent solutions for protection of human life . Thanks to the continuous development and refinement of fire-resistant glass products modern glass architecture can implement its "democratic" values and principles of transparency and openness consistently both on the outer façades as well as in building interiors.