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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 ...

Windows - Pilkington

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

Internal Glazing; Bathrooms; Façade; Glass Floors; Glass Furniture; Kitchens; Mirrors; Rooflights; Solar Panels; Windows; Conservatory Roof Replacement; Replacement Glazing; Windows Glass can enhance your windows in more ways than you might imagine. Our wide range of glass can be used in various ways in an IGU (insulating glass unit) to help achieve improved window performance, as well as ...

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 Spandrel Glass

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Spandrel Glass can be glazed singly or as a part of an Insulating Glass Unit to provide the shadow effect of adjacent vision units. The colour choice can either complement or contrast depending on the coating or colour of the external glass. Spandrel Glass can be insulated with a variety of materials to meet even the most exacting of standards. Standard Colours Available. Pilkington Spandrel ...

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 ...

Doors - Pilkington

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

Internal Partition; Photovoltaics; Roof Glazing; Shopfront; Stairs; Windows; Glass Furniture; Glass Doors The entrance to a building is an opportunity to create a dramatic entrance and make a statement about the building or the client. With glass the entrance can be open and inviting but at the same time different combinations of glass can be used to provide for example: impact resistance ...

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 ...