The National Glass Association's Women in Glass and Fenestration Panel at GlassBuild 2022 is just the start of the NGA’s efforts to provide community for women currently in glass, and to encourage more women to enter the glass and glazing field.
Properly specified and installed sunshades can help mitigate the effects of intense direct sunlight on the building envelope, particularly during the summer months when glass façades are most vulnerable.
Regardless of the installation methods used, curtain wall systems must address five primary design considerations: structural integrity, movement capability, weathertightness, energy efficiency and sound control.
GlassBuild 2022 welcomed more than 8,200 attendees to the Las Vegas Convention Center last week, as well as 386 exhibitors. Glass Magazine's editorial staff was on the spot, talking to exhibitors and seeing the education and insights from the National Glass Association's Main Stage programming.…