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Insights - Pilkington

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Nearly one in five respondents now adopt BIM on every project, the latest industry survey has found. Tags: Industry, Issues And Policy, Architect. Read More. News Item. The sound of breaking glass. 18 May 2018. Pop pickers of a certain age may recall it as part of the title of a Nick Lowe song, but the sound of breaking glass can also play a role in determining the cause of glass breakage ...

Manufacturing - Pilkington

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The Group has 25 float lines of its own, each of which can manufacture over 60,000 square metres of flat glass every day. Downstream from float manufacture are processing operations that produce coated, toughened and laminated products for the building industry and high quality, added value glass products for the automotive industry.

Pilkington in the UK

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Pilkington Automotive Limited offers specific glass technology for the automotive industry. We have three Automotive facilities in the UK, sub-divided into two major units supplying glass solutions for original equipment and replacement glass. The Automotive Original Equipment site is located in Kings Norton, in the West Midlands. We also have ...

Revised EU energy efficiency rules have opened a window of ...

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This will be a major window of opportunity for the glass and glazing industry, and national glass associations are expected to start building their networks to be ready to influence national stakeholders, and to ensure implementation helps to drive the market for better-performing products. The previous EPBD . Currently, EU countries must set cost-optimal minimum energy-performance ...

A glass and glazing safety standard is changing, but what ...

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The revision of this part could entail significant changes for the industry, largely because of the fundamental role it plays in protecting health and safety. [suggest box out list] BS 6262 consists of the following parts: • Part 1: General methodology for the selection of glazing; • Part 2: Code of practice for energy, light and sound; • Part 3: Code of practice for fire, security and ...

Pilkington Automotive UK Wholesale

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We have established a team with a wealth of both knowledge and experience from within the industry, who know just what you want. We should do, we've done it for a long time and have learnt well along the way. Contact us. Branch Contact Details: Avonmouth Tel: 0844 800 0352 or 01527 505 824 Fax: 0117 982 7462 . Crawley Tel: 01527 505830 Fax: 01293 513729. Glasgow Tel: 0844 800 0350 or 01527 505 ...

New standards for acid etching and sand blasting: what ...

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Phil Brown, European regulatory marketing manager at Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, discusses how new harmonised standards for acid-etched and sand-blasted glass will help glass processors to secure CE marking for products and deliver uniformity to the industry.

Pilkington Profilit™

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Overview Pilkington Profilit™ is a U-shaped profiled glass.It is annealed glass, fitted with longitudinal wire reinforcement. This highly durable product allows light to enter buildings whilst presenting a translucent external appearance.

Doors - Pilkington

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Safety/Security Provides impact or impact and penetration resistance to protect people from accidental injury, deliberate attack and...; Self-Cleaning Reduces the need for cleaning exterior glazing through a dual-action coating. It uses daylight and rain to break down...

Double Glazing Units - g-value guide - Pilkington

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Colours for identification purposes only; Figures based on IGU incorporating 6mm Pilkington Optifloat™ Clear pane unless otherwise stated * g-value depends on which thermal insulation glass is selected as inner pane