Volume 26, Issue 3 - May/June2012
Education and Resources
PPG Takes Architectural Binder Online
According to the company, the binder is a gateway to its
array of electronic specification tools such as the architectural glass
configurator, architectural glass performance calculator and a searchable
project library tool containing hundreds of product application photos.
Sourcing information for PPG Certified Fabricator Program participants,
downloadable white papers and dozens of building profiles are featured
as well. Additionally, architects can use the binder to learn about PPG
architectural coatings such as Duranar, Coraflon and PPG Pittsburgh Paints.
Walker Glass Releases Anti-Slip, Acid-Etched
Glass White Paper
According to the company, the white paper offers beneficial
information for architects, designers and structural engineers on the
properties of anti-slip acid-etched glass. The white paper discusses issues
such as surface finish consistency, surface hardness, durability, and
strength of the anti-slip glass, all of which are critical in creating
the desired design and appropriately assessing constructability, according
to the company.
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Architects' Guide to Glass & Metal