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Pilkington: glazing technology revolution is around the corner which will transform how buildings work

A glazing technology revolution is just around the corner and it will transform how buildings work, according to a new Pilkington report.

11 Apr 2017


Guardian Glass introduces Guardian SunGuard® SNX 60 and SNX 60 Ultra

Guardian Glass is introducing a new addition to its eXtra Selective family of solar control glass: Guardian SunGuard® SNX 60. SNX 60 is ideal for commercial facade applications that require high performance, energy efficiency and improved aesthetics.

11 Apr 2017


Allied creates unique new glass bottle designs for traditional brands.

Allied creates unique new glass bottle designs for traditional brands. Traditional Irish whiskey brand has been revitalised with new stunning bottle design.

5 Apr 2017


Historic art gallery brought into the 21st century with help from Pilkington structural glass

When adding a modern extension to a beloved historic building, creating a sensitive link between the two is an important consideration. This was one of the challenges that the architects working with the Grade-II* listed Glynn Vivian Art Gallery in Swansea needed to address when designing a major new extension.

30 Mar 2017


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Many glass making terms have entered the language: 'Coddswallop': Hiram Codd invented the marble stoppered 'pop' bottle in the 1870s, and millions of the bottles were made, particularly in South Yorkshire. 'Wallop' was the name given to the cheap beer of the day, and beer drinkers dubbed the contents of the codd bottle 'a load of coddswallop'.


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