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All Aboard with Pilkington Planar™

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Pilkington Planar™ provides a bolted glass surface for façades and internal walls, utilising stainless steel fittings housed in countersunk holes to fix the glass directly back to the structure. The result is a fully engineered system offering all of the properties of conventional framed façades, with the minimum of visual obstructions. ...

Engineering in Glass - Pilkington

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The Pilkington Planar™ system is also supported by an engineering design service that can even encompass specific earthquake or hurricane conditions. The engineering design permits suspended assemblies as high as 18 metres. Glass can be curved, clear, body-tinted or coated, low-e or reflecting. ...

Pilkington Planar™ provides hawk-eye view

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The Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing system provides a flush 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 amount of support structure and the ...

Pilkington Planar™ key to eco makeover of Danish HQ

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This required the new Pilkington Planar™ panels to be equal in strength, size and weight to those in the original specification. Pilkington Planar™|SentryGlas ® System was more than a match for the original technology, with two 6 mm toughened glass panels laminated together with a 1.52 mm SentryGlas ® interlayer.

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 ...

Pilkington Planar™ dances in the North

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The Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing system provides a flush 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 amount of support structure and the ...

Pilkington Planar™ serves the community

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The Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing system provides a flush 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 amount of support structure and the ...

Pilkington Planar™ clear winner for students

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The refurbishment at the main Kedleston Road site includes a number of new glass areas incorporating Pilkington Planar™, each needing its own unique detailed engineering and design scheme to ensure the utmost safety and aesthetic appeal.The flagship aspect of the refurbishment is a vertical glass cladding of the stairwell, which has transformed that part of the 1960s-built structure.

Pilkington Planar supports a new era at Durham University Business School

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Approximately 500 m 2 of Pilkington Planar™ was specified incorporating Pilkington Planar™ Sun 70/39 coating, which was double glazed, laminated and connected to Glulam beams structure by articulated Pilkington Planar™ 902 fittings and stainless steel spring plates. The use of Glulam beams layers of wood glued together to create the support structure for the glazing rather than steel ...

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

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To meet this brief, the Pilkington Planar™ Intrafix structural glazing system was specified, with high-level perpendicular glass fins positioned at the join of each pane in order to secure it to the edge of the roof while keeping the fixings as hidden as possible and the floor area free for displays.

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