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Glass and Windows: Technology and Performance

Tue, Jun 12, 2018 2:02 PM EDT

1 AIA HSW Learning Unit
Instructor:  Kyle Sword, Business Development Manager, Pilkington North America, Toledo, OH

Course Description
This session will cover the history of glass manufacture and the development of insulated glass, with special focus on vacuum insulated glass. Case studies and information about the use of new glass in historic buildings will be covered.

Learning Objectives:
  • Explain the history and development of glass and insulated glass products and technology.
  • Describe the properties and performance of vacuum insulated glazing (VIG) and other types of glazing.
  • Cite lessons learned from case studies of the use of VIG in historic buildings.
  • Select glass for historic preservation and traditional new projects.

This webinar is part of our Traditional Building Conference Online Education Series

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