Laminated safety glass made with EVERLAM™ SUPER TOUGH PVB interlayer was certified according to EOTA EAD- 220025-00-0401 for cantilevered structural horizontal glazing and TR 001 for impact resistance of panels and panel assemblies. Testing carried out at the Polytechnic Institute of Milano in July 2020 showed that EVERLAM™ SUPER TOUGH laminates passed mechanical resistance to snow loads, hard and soft body impact, as well as residual load tests.
Street demonstrations such as those we have experienced recently around the world can unfortunately degenerate and lead to shops being targeted and shop windows broken. A nightmare for shop owners who face a double negative business impact — by merchandise being stolen and business coming to a halt until a new window is installed.
EVERLAM is pleased to announce that in May 2020, EVERLAM™ SUPER TOUGH passed qualification for use in balustrades and balconies in Belgium, Italy and Spain:
EVERLAM is pleased to announce that EVERLAM™ SUPER TOUGH was officially certified by the Belgium Scientific and Technical Center for the Construction Industry (WTCB) according to NBN B 03-004:2017 for use in balustrade applications in residential and office buildings as well as sports stadiums.
Glass Performance Days once again bubbled with presentations and discussions on trends and innovations in the glass industry. In particular, the challenges brought by the growing use of extra large glass panels and lean support structures in modern buildings emerged as a main topic.