Entrance canopies are overhead glazing by definition and the selection of an impact resistant durable product is essential. The common forms are framed single glass using either Pilkington Optilam™ or Pilkington Optifloat™ THS ( toughened heat soaked glass). Another fixing method is frameless bolted toughened glass ...
Overview. Pilkington Planar™ structural glass systems have a proven track record in the most demanding applications. Architects can have absolute confidence in our ability to create soaring facades, roofs, canopies or even clad an entire building knowing that the client will receive the most highly engineered system in the .
FREEDOM OF DESIGN. Pilkington Planar™ enables architects and designers to. Design the buildings of the future - We have vast experience in the provision of glazing for canopies and sky lights, and through extensive testing - seismic, bomb blast, impact and wind loading - customers are able to specify Pilkington ...
Overview. Pilkington Planar™ structural glass systems have a proven track record in the most demanding applications. Architects can have absolute confidence in our ability to create soaring facades, roofs, canopies or even clad an entire building knowing that the client will receive the most highly engineered system in the ...
The use of Pilkington Planar™ in a glass mullion system enables the specifier to produce vertical glass curtain walls, canopies and skylights. Glass mullions are used as support for maximum transparency and to transfer wind, snow and self- weight loading to the structure. Pilkington Architectural have led the way in the ...
2. Overhead glazing and atria -What information does Pilkington need to help me ? The angle of glazing, size of glass, wind and snow load and height above the floor level. We also need to know something about the method of glazing e.g. two or four edge supported or even bolt arrangement in the case of canopies.
European/British Standards and Codes of Practice. There are many British and European Standards which apply directly or indirectly to glass for use in building. Although not exhaustive, the following lists some of the most commonly used. British and European Standards (BS EN). BS EN 356: Glass in building – Security ...
The 902 Fitting Fixes directly to the secondary structure by means of Pilkington Planar™ spring plate brackets or castings. The 902 can accommodate any angle of slope - making it ideal for roofs and canopies. The 905 Fitting This is the most popular Pilkington Planar™ fitting which eliminates the need for spring plates and ...
Architects can have absolute confidence in our ability to create soaring facades, roofs, canopies or even clad an entire building knowing that the client will receive the most highly engineered system in the ... https://www.pilkington.com/en-gb/uk/ products/product-categories/glass-systems/pilkington-planar · Structural Glazing.
All the information you need regarding Pilkington Activ™ Self-Cleaning Glass applications and which other Pilkington glass it can be used in conjunction with.