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Structural Glazing Systems |Pilkington Planar™

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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. The result is a fully engineered system with the minimum of structure and the maximum visual clarity. A silicone seal between adjacent panels provides ...

Why use the Pilkington Planar™ system?

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The Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing system provides a flush and uninterrupted glass surface by utilising stainless steel fittings housed in countersunk holes to fix the glass façade back to the structure instead of using the more conventional framed systems. The result is a fully engineered system with the minimum of structure and the maximum visual clarity. A silicone seal between ...

Planar Sentry Glas System - Pilkington

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Planar™ | SentryGlas ® System Planar™ | SentryGlas® System The world's leading forces in structural glass systems and laminate interlayers have joined together to create the ultimate in strength, safety, durability and appearance in laminated structural glass – the Planar™ | SentryGlas® System.. Pilkington has been at the forefront of frameless glazing technology for more than 30 ...

Structural Glazing - Pilkington

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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.

System Components - Pilkington

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Pilkington Planar™ lets you design the buildings of the future; using large glass façades to create stunningly attractive working environments with more light and a greater feeling of space. The Pilkington Planar™ system comprises glass, fittings and support structure. Each element has an array of options enabling the best possible solution to be realised no matter what the application ...

New Pilkington Planar ™ BIM models support curtain walling ...

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Pilkington Planar™ models are now available through the widely-used BIM programme Revit, helping architects and engineers to accurately and collaboratively create structurally glazed atriums, facades, and roofs in 3D modelling. The models help Revit users to design glazed facades in the programme with the same ease of a standard integrated curtain wall system.

Fully Engineered Structural Glazing System - Pilkington

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Pilkington Planar™ is never sold as glass or hardware alone, but always as a complete system; the design of which remains the exclusive responsibility of Pilkington, giving you absolute reassurance. The knowledge acquired by Pilkington Architectural over the past 40 years of testing has enabled the company to introduce a Code of Practice for structural glass façades. Every part of every ...

The World’s Market Leader – Pilkington Planar™

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Pilkington Planar™ systems remain the world’s market leader for structural glazing systems, with a proven track record in the most demanding applications. Providing a flush glass surface, instead of using more conventional framed systems, Pilkington Planar™ utilises stainless steel fittings housed in countersunk holes to fix the glass facade to the structure.

Gassiot House – a Healthy Use of Pilkington Planar™

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Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing was chosen for its strength and structural integrity, for the refurbishment of Gassiot House at St Thomas’ Hospital, which opened in June 2012. Around 150 sq metres of the innovative glazing system was used to create a brighter and more user-friendly reception area for out-patients visiting the hospital in Southwark, London.

Pilkington Planar™ supports a new era at Durham University ...

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[Image for illustration purposes only] [Durham University] To do this, the architects wanted glazing that was both visually striking but also energy- efficient and Pilkington Planar™ fitted the bill. Approximately 500m2 of laminated Pilkington Planar™ was specified incorporating Pilkington Planar™ Sun 70/39 coating. James Elliot of GSSArchitecture said; “GSSArchitecture specified ...