If the Shoe Fits
C.R. Laurence (CRL) received an ICC-ES
Evaluation Report (ESR-3842) for its GRS
Taper-Loc laminated glass guardrail system.
According to the company, it represents
the ﬁrst and only base shoe system for lami-
nated glass guardrails with ICC-ES approval.
The ICC-ES is a subsidiary of the Inter-
national Code Council and an authority in
performing technical evaluations for Inter-
national Building Code compliance. Its com-
mittee consists entirely of code ofﬁcials from jurisdictions across the U.S.
The blind systems are suitable for both cessible thresholds, operated by either
commercial and residential applications conventional or lift-and-slide hardware.
and are compatible with a variety of yy➤ www.wausauwindow.com
Faour Glass Technologies has ex- framing systems, including aluminum
panded its line of frameless Slimpact curtainwalls,windows and doors.
The company’s portfolio of hybrid Bring the Outside In
glass solutions to include its patent
pending Slimpact Frameless Doors. spacer systems incorporate a high-per-
The system features clean lines and formance polymer and low-conductiv-
minimal metal, providing a variety ity stainless steel to protect against gas
of options without compromising on leakage and moisture penetration, and
safety, according to the company.
minimize heat transfer at the edge of
The company says the system meets glass, according to the company.
hurricane impact codes, is large Mis- yy➤ www.technoform.com
sile D compliant to +/- 90 PSF, and the
integrated system includes all seals and sliding doors
closers in a Slimpact perimeter frame. Big, Open Views
Technical Glass Products’ (TGP)
Fireframes TimberLine Series brings
the look of wood frames to interior
glazing applications with stringent
ﬁre and life safety performance cri-
teria, according to the company. The
system pairs a steel sub-frame with a
real-wood veneered metal cover cap
and serves as a barrier to radiant and
Wausau Window and Wall Systems conductive heat transfer.
The series is combined with Pilking-
Blinded by the Lite
Technoform Glass Insulation (TGI)
developed a customized, warm edge
TGI-Spacer system for ScreenLine in-
tegrated blind systems by Intigral. The
blind moves within a sealed environ-
ment, protected from dust, dirt and
weather conditions, without affecting has announced a new product line,
the hermetic properties of the insulat- CrossTrak sliding doors, for high-rise ton Pyrostop ﬁre-rated glass to allow
ing glass unit (IGU).
balconies. The large doors have oper- for unrestricted glazing in locations
able and ﬁxed panels that span up to where the total glazing area exceeds 25
by 10 feet. They feature a 5- /
-inch- percent of the wall.The product frames
deep aluminum frame,insulating glass are available in multiple wood species.
units and a polyamide thermal barrier
for energy efﬁciency.
It is available with ﬁre-resistance
ratings up to 120 minutes for in-
The doors are offered in a choice of terior applications, and is classi-
inside track for use behind Juliet bal- fied and labeled with Underwriters
conies, or outside track doors with ac- Laboratories. n
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