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Weeland Road

Eggborough
East Riding of Yorkshire
DN14 0FD
uk.saint-gobain-glass.com/
Tel +44 (0)1977 666118
Fax +44 (0)1977 666200
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Saint-Gobain Building Glass

Overview

Saint-Gobain Building Glass is one of the world’s leading flat glass manufacturers offering a range of high performance solar control solutions with the SGG COOL-LITE range, safety, security and acoustic dampening solutions with the SGG STADIP range and market leading advanced thermal insulation solutions with the SGG PLANITHERM range. This range of high performance products are manufactured using a standard mid-iron substrate SGG PLANICLEAR, helping to deliver benefits across commercial, interior and domestic applications. Saint-Gobain Glass was the first glass manufacturer in the UK to successfully achieve the prestigious BES6001 accreditation achieving a ‘Very Good’ standard for its responsible sourcing of materials and also the first and only glass manufacturer to have subjected its products to a full Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). Along with successfully achieving the ISO50001 Energy Management Accreditation, Saint-Gobain is a company that remains focused on achieving its vision of sustainable habitat. The range of Saint-Gobain products are designed for high end residential and commercial applications, combining excellent environmental properties with neutral aesthetics and high selectivity to provide market leading glazed solutions.

CPD Material (2)


Seminar
How to Specify Glass
This seminar looks at the key criteria associated with specifying glazed façades for all types of commercial applications, including solutions for building envelopes curtain walling and windows. It covers Building Regulations, design capabilities, product performance, sustainability and other important factors when considering glass as a design medium. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand glazing specifications and guidance, including NBS
- Understand glazing terms and definitions
- Understand issues of thermal and solar performance and how to deal with heat gain and heat loss
- Understand sound performance and how to deal with noise pollution
- Understand the factors which determine glass thickness
- Understand how to factor in aesthetics and which issues influence the visual quality of glass
- Understand glass innovations and the future of glass
- Understand what support is available to aid the glass specification process
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Glass for Interiors
This seminar looks at the key criteria associated with specifying interior glass for all types of commercial and domestic applications. It covers Building Regulations, design capabilities, product performance, sustainability and other important factors when considering glass as a design medium. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand issues affecting glazing specification, glass types and definitions
- Understand acoustics and key issues when dealing with noise pollution
- Understand the factors which determine glass thickness for internal applications
- Understand aesthetic issues which influence the visual quality of glass
- Understand key Building Regulations and which applications they apply to
- Understand the support and tools available to aid the specification of glass for interiors
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Saint-Gobain Building Glass has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

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