Glass Structure - Pilkington

Glass Structure The world’s leading structural glass system, Pilkington Planar™ opens up vast possibilities for architects, allowing them to create a complete glass envelope for buildings with frameless façades on any plane.

Glass Systems - Pilkington

Glass can be used to create building interiors which connect occupants with the external environment, combining unbroken views of the surrounding nature and high level of natural light with the comfort and safety of the internal environment.

Glass - Pilkington

Structural Glazing Overview Pilkington Architectural's expertise in glass manufacture means that the company is able to provide the customer with an extensive range of glass types for total flexibility of design - in performance, appearance and transparency.

The System - Pilkington - First in Glass

with a frameless structural glass system, many of the attractions of the great outdoors are brought indoors - such as natural light and sunshine. At the same time, the very same light and heat can be managed via the specification of a wide range of low emissivity and solar control coatings.

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

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. These systems offer architects previously unimaginable flexibility to create buildings that appear to have been constructed using almost nothing ...

Façade - Pilkington - First in Glass

The creation of a glass façade in a residential house allows glass to be used in large uninterrupted areas creating consistent attractive surface. Glass panes can be installed in a system based on aluminium or steel profiles or as a point fixed structural glazing system such as Pilkington Planar™ where conventional metal framing is eliminated and the glass is mechanically fixed.

Pilkington Profilit™ - First in Glass

Pilkington Profilit™ Created to Design!. Pilkington Profilit™ is a U-shaped profiled glass. It is annealed glass, fitted with longitudinal wire reinforcement. This highly durable product allows light to enter buildings whilst presenting a translucent external appearance.

Steel Structures - Pilkington - First in Glass

Structural Glazing Various forms of steel structures can be used to support a Pilkington Planar ™ façade. The design of these structures can be varied and either simple - in the form of mullions, or intricate, in the form of trusses.

Technical Detail PDFs - Pilkington - First in Glass

SD 02 1 02.pdf (986 Kb) - Single Glazed 902 To Glass Fin. SD 02 1 04.pdf (1749 Kb) - Single Glazed 902 To Structure. SD 02 3 01.pdf (1032 Kb) - 902 IGU To Glass Fin. SD 02 6 04.pdf (1551 Kb) - Triple Glazed 902 To Structure.

Pilkington SuperGrey™ and Pilkington Dark Grey™

Pilkington SuperGrey™ is the best solar control of any uncoated glass, providing the lowest shading coefficient of any float glass and a better shading coefficient than many reflective glasses, unsurpassed light and glare control, improving visual privacy and reducing the need for blinds or shades,