Glazing Assemblies Tested to Resist Forced Entry, Bullets, Blast and Radiant Heat

Security glazing is not yet mandated by the model building codes. Instead, there is a tapestry of security glazing test standards that have evolved over time...

Schools Replace Unsafe Wired Glass (2011)

Use Stimulus Money to Improve School Safety

Trends in School Renovation (January – March 2010)

Glazing Innovations Bring Light to Schools (June 2010)

Limits on Glazing in 60 and 90 Minute Doors

Block Radiant Heat with Fire-Resistive Glazing (2010)

Wire Glass Considerations

2012 IBC Clarifies Fire Rated Glass Applications (June 2011)

Reinventing Stairways to Promote Health and Productivity (September 2014)

There’s a “movement” underway to transform dark, hidden stairwells into prominent, spacious, inviting staircases filled with natural light. When the active design movement started in 1990s, it was two-fold...