Expertise Hub - Pilkington

Expertise Hub Pilkington have been at the forefront of glass manufacture for over 200 years. But you won’t just find our products in windows. We’re also at the cutting-edge of digital technology, with our smart glass being used in touch screens around the world.

UK Sites - Pilkington

Tel:+44 (0) 1744 28882. Registered Office: European Technical Centre, Hall Lane, Lathom, Nr. Ormskirk, Lancs. L40 5UFRegistered in England Company Number 1417048 VAT No: GB 151 6225 91. Pilkington United Kingdom Limited. Greengate Works, Sherdley Road, St Helens, Merseyside. WA9 5DZ. Tel:+44 (0) 1744 28882. Registered Office: European Technical ...

Part L Overview - Pilkington

Welcome to our Part L hub. Changes to Part L of the Building Regulations in England, including the supporting Approved Documents, are expected to have a significant impact on glass and glazing products in residential and non-residential buildings. High performance, energy efficient glass and windows are expected to play a crucial role in ...

Part O: What you need to know - Pilkington

From 15 th June 2022, new Part O building regulations came into force, changing the way that architects must design new dwellings in England to prevent residents from experiencing extreme temperatures during the summer, while also reducing reliance on cooling systems.

Pilkington Specifire Online

Help and Advice UK & Ireland Glass Solutions for Architects Specification Tools Pilkington Specifire Online Pilkington Specifire Online Pilkington Spectrum Pilkington Spec-it! Pilkington Specifire Online Pilkington Sound Simulator NBS Guidance Notes Commercial Building Project Specification Contact

Pilkington Spec-it!

UK & Ireland Glass Solutions for Architects Specification Tools Pilkington Spec-it! Specify your projects quickly and easily with Pilkington Spec-it! If you know the target U and g values for your project, then Spec-it! can help you select the right product. Two clicks to Spec-it!

Overheating in new dwellings - Pilkington

Two methods of assessment are given in Approved Document O: Simplified method, related to location, dwelling type, glazing area and presence of cross-ventilation Detailed thermal analysis method, involving calculation of the risk of overheating For the simplified method, England is split into two:

The Story of Pilkington UK

The company was established with the technical knowledge and ability of J. W. Bell plus capital from three of the most influential local families: the Bromilows, the Greenalls and the Pilkingtons. In 1827 production started at Grove Street, St. Helens. The former Pilkington UK Headquarters can still be seen at this location.

Architectural glass production powered by hydrogen in world first

HyNet is focused on removing carbon from industry through a range of technologies including the capturing and locking up of carbon and the production and use of hydrogen as a low carbon fuel. “This trial at Pilkington UK is a significant step in demonstrating that is it possible to use hydrogen to power glass production and provides a ...

Pilkington launches two new textured glass patterns

Pilkington Cassini ™ features fine line detail that offers a multi-layered effect, resulting in a modern design influenced by the mosaics of Barcelona. It’s achieved by engraving the roller, which marks the pattern onto the glass during the manufacturing process, using cutting-edge technology.

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