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Heat Blocking Solution for Hotel Lobbies

Having a vibrant, energized atmosphere was the goal of the designer of this chic hotel lobby. And there was no need for concern about it being hot and expensive to cool because SolarSmart Glass was installed in the large windows. SolarSmart Glass is a dynamically-changing, automatically-tinting solution that continuously adapts to sunlight, actively blocking heat …

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SolarSmart Commercial Skylights

Smart Skylights That Automatically Tint When Needed

Dynamic SolarSmart Glass is a sunlight-responsive glass that darkens and lightens automatically. The sun provides the energy for windows to tint. SolarSmart continuously adapts as it darkens and lightens throughout the day to maximize user comfort. When exposed to the sun, SolarSmart Glass will automatically darken, and lighten as the sun recedes. Exterior windows are …

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101 Top Products: Glass + Glazing

Located 1,000 feet above the ground, the 71Above restaurant in the U.S. Bank Tower offers 360-degree views of Los Angeles, Long Beach harbor, and the surrounding mountains. To optimize views for patrons and control solar heat gain and glare, the project team, led by restaurateur Emil Eyvazoff and design firm Tag Front, specified 3,000 sf …

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Self Tinting Glass

Dynamically Adapting Residential Glass

SolarSmart is a self-tinting, high-performance glass that darkens in the presence of sunlight to block heat, glare and damaging ultraviolet rays. Dynamically adapting SolarSmart Glass reduces the need for blinds and drapes, and will significantly cut the cooling and lighting costs in your home. Even in its darkest state, sunlight responsive SolarSmart is still transparent, …

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Privacy Glass Walls for Tattoo & Body Piercing Studio

Painful Pleasures is a 5,000 square foot showroom, studio, and educational center for Tattooing, Piercing, and Laser Tattoo Removal. It consists of five studios, each fully furnished with their own TV, spacious work area, with LC Privacy Glass walls and frameless glass doors. Painful Pleasures chose to use LC Privacy Glass for the walls so …

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User Controlled SmartGlass Skylight

Variable tint, user controlled SmartGlass Skylights provide a perfect solution the common problem of introducing natural light to a room without the downside of an increase in heat gain. Skylights produced with SPD SmartGlass allow the user to darken the glass to any light level at will, thus saving on cooling costs. The reduction of …

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Electronic Glass Butt-Glazed Walls

eGlass is custom produced in the U.S. to your precise sizes and specs to fit into most commercial framing and state-of-the-art partition systems. Our heat-laminated electronic glass panels are available in 5/16″, 7/16″, and 9/16″ thick and are constructed with tempered glass, tinted glass, or as insulated glass units. Switchable LC Privacy Glass may be …

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SolarSmart Wins “Money-Saving Building Product” Award

SolarSmart, a high-performance self-tinting glass, automatically darkens in the presence of sunlight, and helps block heat, glare, and damaging UV rays.It is completely sunlight-activated and controlled, and requires no wiring, electronics, or user involvement. This simplifies installation and maximizes potential energy savings. It has passed NREL durability and exposure tests, and meets the ASTM E2141-06 …

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INNOVATIVE GLASS EXHIBITING AT GLASS EXPO NE – FREE PASS

We are pleased to invite you as our guest to Glass Expo Northeast ’19 at the Long Island Marriott, Uniondale – this Wednesday and Thursday, March 27 & 28, 2019.   Stop by Booth 316 – where we will be exhibiting eGlass® our State-Of-the-Art Smart Glass Solutions. Come learn about the benefits of switchable glass & dynamic glazing solutions for your …

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Meet Steve – The Visionary Behind eGlass & The Owner of IGC

With over 30 years in the smart glass industry, Steve has stood on the forefront of this growing industry. As a 17 year old self-taught engineer with a background in electronics, this entrepreneur started his first company, Steremote – introducing the first multi-room stereo system. His custom built remote control panels allowed music to be controlled and enjoyed in any …

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