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The NSG Group rolls out second edition of Glass in Architecture

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In each situation, the glass incorporated into the architect’s design serves a variety of functions that help to enhance the aesthetics of the building, as well as its overall sustainable performance. Jolanta Lessig, European Marketing Communications Manager at NSG Group, said: “Architects from all over the world continue to incorporate ...

Crystal clear glazing puts Stonehenge visitors in touch ... - Pilkington

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“The architect wanted the interior to be both visible from outside to entice people in while, more importantly, allowing those inside a view out that was as bright and naturally coloured as possible. For this reason, the glass selection was paramount, and maximum transparency was key.” Elegant yet robust

The sky’s the limit: structural glazing and building design - Pilkington

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The ability to create larger and more impressive glass structures over the years has developed in line with technological and engineering improvements, and arguably one of the most significant architectural innovations of modern times has been the development of structural glazing systems such as Pilkington Planar™ systems offered by NSG Group.

Guarding and protection: how to specify glass barriers - Pilkington

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They are used in the stairways and atria of many commercial and residential properties to provide a striking and aesthetically pleasing alternative to traditional building materials such as brick or wood. The use of this common design feature is bound by a number of safety requirements.

Solving the overheating problem

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Higher standards of air-tightness and thermal insulation in new build properties has meant some modern homes have become vulnerable to overheating. How glazing can help control the temperature of a home?

Introducing the architectural market’s cool and brilliant new glass ...

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Builders and architects can choose from a wide range of products to find individual solutions for modern buildings. In this way, structural requirements can be addressed flexibly and the comfort for occupants can be maximised. More information on the Pilkington Suncool™ Q range can be found HERE.

Stunning seaside glass mirage - Pilkington

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Located on the Dutch North Sea coast, the new Inntel Hotel Den Haag Marina Beach in Scheveningen, is a seaside landmark like no other – and in no small measure, its outstanding visual qualities are thanks to a clever combination of glass products.

Applications

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Pilkington Profilit™ is energy-efficient, provides excellent sound reduction and is one of the most cost-efficient glass wall systems available. It can be single or double shelled. The profiled glass system Pilkington Profilit™, which is primarily known from commercial and functional architecture, is increasingly finding use in the demanding area of creative architectural design.

Plane sailing for Pilkington Profilit™ K25/60/7

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A new terminal building serving Mexico’s Tijuana Airport needed a glass that would provide plenty of light while at the same time being kind to terminal users. The construction, which opened in December, forms part of the world’s first truly cross-border airport carrying thousands of passengers from the US and Mexico each year.

From now on, glass shower screens will always stay clean ... - Pilkington

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Pilkington OptiShower™ is a glass developed to enhance the aesthetics of shower cubicles improving their appearance and making easy work of cleaning.

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