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Internal Glazing - Pilkington

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

Internal Glazing Today's homes reflect the trends for families to spend more time together so they are often open plan which provides a great feeling of space. However many activities can be going on in one large area. The clever use of glass can give the impression of open living with light spaces but also allow for quiet or semi-private areas such as computer and games areas or office ...

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.

Curtain Wall - Pilkington

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/architects/glass-applications/curtain-wall

Internal Partition; Photovoltaics; Roof Glazing; Shopfront; Stairs; Windows; Glass Furniture ; Curtain Wall The curtain wall method of glazing allows glass to be used in large uninterrupted areas creating consistent attractive facades. The flexibility in choice of Pilkington products allows the designer to control every aspect of the performance from thermal to solar considerations and ...

The Beauty of Glazing - Inside and Out

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/news-insights/archived-blogs/the-beauty-of-glazing-inside-and-out

Decorative glass ranges combine aesthetics and functionality. Looking ahead to the next generation of interior design trends, it’s likely that internal glazing will continue to play a major role as more of us look to take advantage of the benefits and flexibility that glass offers. To read Kristian’s article in full, click here.

Pilkington K Glass™ Range

https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/products/product-categories/thermal-insulation/pilkington-k-glass-range

Reduces unsightly internal condensation; Allows you to extend the glazed area of a building without increasing heat loss; Helps windows achieve the highest Window Energy Ratings (WER) possible; Range Brochures. Pilkington K Glass™ Range Brochure; Pilkington K Glass™ Range Consumer Brochure; Pilkington K Glass™ Glazing and Handling Guidelines; Pilkington K Glass™ S Handling & Processing ...

Pilkington Decoration range

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Ideal for use in doors, partitions, roof glazing and external walls where a combination of aesthetic and functional needs are required. Pilkington Spandrel Glass . A range of options for use with curtain wall applications that allow the entire building exterior to be fully glazed by covering construction elements in non-vision areas such as the edges of floor slabs. Pilkington Texture Glass ...

Fire Protection - Pilkington

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Pilkington fire-resistant glass is represented in several hundred fully tested and approved glazing systems. This includes doors and partitions of various framing materials and designs, facades and roof glazing and more recently even the first fire-resistant sliding doors and windows. Pilkington Specifire is the easy way to select the correct Pilkington glass for your fire-resistant ...

Glass and Thermal Stress - Pilkington

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

Details of internal heating systems. Any other details like other buildings or trees casting a shadow onto the glass. During the year the sun changes its path through the sky. If the glass in a building is subject to excess thermal stress it would be expected to have problems in its first year of use. The most challenging periods are in spring and autumn when the sun angles are low and the ...

European/British Standards and Codes of Practice

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BS EN 1036: Glass in building - Mirrors from silver-coated float glass for internal use. Part 1: Definitions, requirements and test methods; Part 2: Evaluation of Conformity/Product standard ; BS EN 1063: Glass in building - Security glazing – Testing and classification of resistance against bullet attack. BS EN 1096: Glass in building - Coated glass. Part 1: Definitions and classification ...

Pilkington Pyrodur®

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Overview. Using the same technology as Pilkington Pyrostop ®, Pilkington Pyrodur ® is tried and tested against fire and hot gases. Pilkington Pyrodur ® is widely used and specified in a range of softwood and hardwood timber. Offering up to 60 mins integrity, Pilkington Pyrodur ® can combine impact resistance (BS EN 12600) up to Class 1(B)1 and penetration resistance (BS EN 356) to ...