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Façade - Pilkington

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/householders/glass-applications/facade

Façade Glass façades in a residential property allow glass to be used in large uninterrupted areas often creating a dramatic statement. The glass can be installed in a system based on aluminium or steel profiles or as a point fixed structural glazing system such as Pilkington Planar™. Our product portfolio ensures a designer/architect can control every aspect of the performance of the ...

Structural Glazing - Pilkington

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/architects/types-of-glass/structural-glazing

Overview Pilkington Planar™ systems remain the world’s market leader for structural glazing systems.With its unrivalled stability and safety, this innovative product allows architects to build entire structures out of glass, allowing architects design flexibility to create bright and highly attractive working environments, with more light and a greater feeling of space.

Glass Strength - Pilkington

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/architects/glass-information/functions-of-glass/mechanicalfunctionsofglass/glass-strength

Glass Strength Glass is not like other products used in buildings. It is clear, fairly rigid providing a lot of strength but can be brittle as well.

Glass and Manual Attack - Pilkington

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Glass and Manual Attack We categorise glass into safety and security. Safety is where protection is needed from accidental damage and security for wilful damage.

Solar Control - Pilkington

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/solar-control

Solar Control Glass The increased use of glass in architecture today makes it imperative to consider the comfort of a building's occupants. Solar control glass can be an attractive feature of a building whilst at the same time minimising, or even eliminating the need for an air conditioning system, reducing running costs of the building and saving energy.

Glass Systems - Pilkington

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Glass Systems The Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing system provides a flush glass surface by utilising stainless steel fittings housed in countersunk holes to fix the glass facade back to the structure instead of using the more conventional framed systems. With its unrivalled stability and safety, this innovative product allows architects to build entire structures out of glass, enabling ...

Pilkington Pyroclear®

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/fire-protection/pilkington-pyroclear

Overview. Pilkington Pyroclear ® is an advanced toughened fire-resistant glass for use as a basic integrity-only barrier. It is based on a new technology development which we’ve been perfecting and crafting for several years, built on an in-depth understanding of the behaviour of glass in fire, including new knowledge of the detail that influences the probability of glass failure.

Pilkington Pyrodur® Plus

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/fire-protection/pilkington-pyrodur-plus

Overview. Pilkington Pyrodur ® Plus is the longest established 7mm class 2(B)2 impact safety rated 30 minute fire rated glass.. Test evidence and certification demonstrate how Pilkington Pyrodur ® Plus can be used in the lightest density and slimmest timber frame profiles.. Pilkington Pyrodur ® Plus is approved with a variety of glazing materials that ensures it can be used without change ...

Pilkington Optimirror™

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/decoration/pilkington-optimirror

Pilkington Optimirror™. The Pilkington Optimirror™ Range is a collection of high specification mirrors that incorporate excellent protection of the reflective silver layer, without the need for the copper and lead used in the conventional process.. In addition to being environmentally friendly to manufacture, the Pilkington Optimirror™ Range offers far greater resistance to natural ...

Pilkington Optitherm™ S1 Plus

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/thermal-insulation/pilkington-optitherm-s1-plus

Pilkington Optitherm™ S1 Plus. Pilkington Optitherm™ S1 Plus is the latest in our low-e range offering ultra low-emissivity and achieving a Ug-value of only 1.0 W/m2K when incorporated in a double glazed IGU.. It is a single stock product hence can be used for annealed, laminated and toughened applications being toughened after processing.