Architecture


New solar control glass from Guardian Glass offers extreme neutrality and the highest light transmission to support architects’ desire for natural daylighting plans

New solar control glass from Guardian Glass offers extreme neutrality and the highest light transmission to support architects’ desire for natural daylighting plans.
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR152) Bertrange, Luxembourg, November 9, 2017 – Guardian Glass has extended its SunGuard® SuperNeutral™ (SN) range of high performance solar control glass with a product that provides the highest light transmission in the portfolio.

Beaulieu Yarns awarded prestigious FM Global “Highly Protected Risk” (HPR) status for French production site

Representatives of FM Global Management and Ideal Fibres & Fabrics Project Team at the Award ceremony on November 7, 2017.
(Photo: © Beaulieu International Group)Wielsbeke, Belgium – November 8, 2017 – Beaulieu Yarns, the global supplier of high-quality polyamide and polypropylene yarns, is pleased to announce the achievement of Highly Protected Risk (HPR) status for its French production site, Ideal Fibres & Fabrics Comines. Awarded by FM Global, HPR designation means a facility meets the highest industry standards for property protection.

Guardian Glass lance la campagne « The Invisible Glass » afin de susciter des nouvelles idées architectoniques

(Photo Romag, GRDPR148) Bertrange, Luxembourg, le 2 novembre 2017 – La façade d'un bâtiment est une composante essentielle sur le plan du design car elle donne le ton pour le reste du bâtiment. Et si cette façade est en verre, il faut tenir compte d'un certain nombre de facteurs pour comprendre toute l'interaction entre les performances et l'esthétique. Il s'agit en fait d'une problématique complexe qui implique des niveaux de réflexion, intérieure et extérieure, et des couleurs qui varient en fonction de la luminosité.

Guardian® Glass ayuda a diseñar y mejorar la comodidad del hogar con su configurador de vidrio para ventanas

Imagen del configurador de vidrio online de Guardian Glass.Bertrange, Luxemburgo, 25 de octubre de 2017 – Cambiar las ventanas de casa, un proceso esencial y necesario cuando buscamos mejorar la calidad de un hogar y hacerlo más cómodo y confortable, puede resultar también un camino arduo y complicado. No siempre se dispone de la información adecuada, ni se conocen los factores técnicos a los que se debe prestar atención para acertar en la elección.

Guardian Glass invites Exponatec visitors to meet the ‘Unseen Hero’ of museum glass displays

Guardian Glass invites Exponatec visitors to meet the Unseen Hero of museum glass displays. 
MNHA (Musée national d’histoire et d’art), Luxembourg, Urban Archeology exhibition.
(Photos Guardian Glass, LLC, © Frank Weber, GRDPR151)Bertrange, Luxembourg, October 24, 2017 – Museum glass displays protect precious artefacts from damage or distress, whilst presenting them in their best light. But sometimes glass – through unwanted glare or reflections – can create unfortunate obstructions to the view. Guardian Clarity™ anti-reflective coated glass, the ‘Unseen Hero’ of museum displays, helps by allowing visitors to focus on the exhibits. It can be unseen at Stand #A080 Hall 03.2 at Exponatec, the International Trade Fair for Museums Conservation and Heritage, November 22-24 in Cologne, Germany.

Create your own inspiration board using Guardian’s new online portfolio of glass projects for architects, designers and cladders

Project: PIXEL, Poznan, Poland 
Architect: JEMS Architekci Sp. Z o.o. 
Glass processors: Q4GLASS and VITROTERM MUROW 
Cladder: Alkal S.A. 
Product: Guardian SunGuard® SN 62/34 glass
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, ©Bartosz Makowski, GRDPR147)Bertrange, Luxembourg, October 19, 2017 – Guardian Glass is launching “Guardian Inspiration,” an online portfolio of projects that use Guardian glass. The intent of the portfolio is to inform and inspire architects, designers, cladders – and the glass community as a whole – to the endless possibilities of glass in building design and construction.

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