Tag: Guardian

  • Day One at AIA ’18

    This year’s AIA Conference on Architecture Opened today at the Javits Center in New York. We talked to several exhibitors about the latest trends and developments shaping up in the glass industry. Youtube Link

  • PROJECT: 804 Carnegie Center West

    PROJECT: 804 Carnegie Center West

     804 Carnegie Center West, the latest office building on the Carnegie Center Campus in Princeton, N.J., features more than 46,000 square feet of glass fabricated by J.E. Berkowitz (JEB). The recently completed facility was awarded LEED certification at the Platinum level—the highest level of distinction awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council.

  • Venezuelan Official: Guardian Plant Now a “Socialist Company”

    Jesus Gonzalez, the secretary of production and development for Venezuela’s Monagas state, today said Guardian’s float glass plant there is now “a socialist company” after the government seized the business late last week. His statement came after Yelitza Santaella, the governor of Monagas, announced that Venezuela is “recovering” the Guardian facility to ensure it resumes…

  • Architects’ Forum 2015 Brings Glass Education to Long Island

    Architects from across the Northeast attended Architects’ Forum 2015, which provided a day of information about glass and glazing trends, technology and innovations. In our special event coverage we’re bringing you a glimpse at just some of what attendees learned. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

  • A New Hotspot for A New Generation

    A New Hotspot for A New Generation

    Haute Living magazine dubbed it one of five new hotels that will change the Las Vegas strip–and the SLS Hotel & Casino is working to do just that. The SLS recently opened its doors and brings “a contemporary twist on the classic, ‘Old Vegas’ feel.” The former Rat Pack-era Sahara Hotel was renovated into an…

  • Architects’ Forum Pre-Registration, Hotel Room Deadlines Nearing

    Pre-registration for Architects’ Forum™ 2013, taking place March 7 at the Hyatt Regency Long Island at Wind Watch Hotel & Golf Club in Hauppauge (Long Island), N.Y., is fast approaching. Secure your seat in advance and register by February 28, 2013. For those requiring a hotel room, the deadline is next week, February 14. The…

  • glasstec 2012 Takes a Look at New Glazing Technologies and Trends

    glasstec 2012 Takes a Look at New Glazing Technologies and Trends

    From new coatings to new interlayers, glasstec 2012, which took place last week in Dusseldorf, Germany, offered attendees a number of developments for architectural glazing. About 43,000 trade visitors, including international architects, took to the halls of glasstec where they visited with 1,162 exhibitors, all focused on the latest technologies for the glass industry. While…

  • Energy-Efficient Products, Advanced Glazing Headline AIA

    The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Expo in Washington, D.C., has seen a surge in the newest types of glass products available–from decorative to technologically advanced–along with a focus on the latest energy-efficient products. Pulp Studio is showing its new Ombra insulating glass units, developed for exterior glazing applications. The product is available with either…