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European Technical Centre

Hall Lane
L40 5UF
Pilkington Building Products -
Tel +44 (0)1744 692000 Overview
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Pilkington United Kingdom Limited


Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, is one of the global leaders in glass and glazing technology. Pilkington manufacture and distribute glass for Architectural, Automotive and Technical glass markets across the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.

Pilkington United Kingdom Limited employs around 2000 people in sites across the UK and manufactures a wide range of float, coated, rolled, laminated and toughened glass solutions as well as its own range of high-performance insulating glass units. Glass is distributed directly to customers, either as stock or as bespoke processed products, direct from St. Helens or through its network of nationwide branches.

The Group's European Research and Development Technical Centre is also based locally at Lathom, Lancashire and allows the company to focus on providing innovative solutions to the end user.

CPD Material (2)

Glass for Architecture and Facades
This seminar provides attendees with a greater understanding of glass as a material and product. It discusses how glass is manufactured and the functions it can perform - products help control energy usage, to protect against fire, to insulate against noise, to provide saftey and security, to afford decoration and privacy, glass which is self-cleaning and to build all-glass facades.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Glass and Structural Glazing Systems
This seminar aims to highlight what the architect/specifier should consider when specifying/designing structural glazing systems and promotes the use of glass in buildings. The presentation highlights the main components of the system and their relative performance limitations within the design.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


Pilkington United Kingdom Limited has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

Subject/Product Areas (CI/SfB)
RIBA Core Curriculum areas