to Make A Hurricane- Resistant Building
Glazing suppliers are finding the answer to this may be changing upon
the potential adoption of the recently updated International Building
Code and new product trends.
Up to Tornadoes
Devastating tornadoes have dominated the news in recent months, although
tornado-resistant glazing is only just beginning to reach the forefront
of the glass industry.
Time for the Timid
Read the full transcript of the speech Guardian Glass Russell Ebeid
presented at Glass Performance Days 2011.
Glazing safety managers sometimes have to get creative to make sure
safety lapses never happen on their jobsites.
Issue @ Hand
ON THE COVER:
The front windows of the Ace Hardware store in Ringgold,
Ga., remained intact while the rear of the building was heavily damaged
from the tornado that ravaged
the area on April 27, 2011. Turn to page
30 to learn more.
Photo: FEMA/Judith Grafe
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