Glass® Introduced New Exhibition Booth
Oldcastle Glass® introduced its new exhibition booth last week
at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Design
Expo in Los Angeles. The two-level structure was custom-engineered
to illustrate Oldcastle Glass® Envelope, a comprehensive
range of architectural glass, operable windows, and curtain wall
products designed to close the building envelope.
Flanked by a 20' tall Bentemp® glass tower, the structure features
a glass staircase and glass railings leading up to the mezzanine.
Sliding doors, all glass entrances, aluminum windows and entrances,
high-performance insulating glass, blast windows, and glass floor
inserts are among other features considered unique for one booth.
A scale architectural model of a multi-story office building with
a curved curtain wall façade is used to demonstrate the performance
of SunGlass, solar control glass. Flatscreen monitors highlight
Oldcastle Glass® projects and the blast mitigation system.
"We are delighted to have the opportunity to showcase our
highly diverse product offerings with this new exhibition booth,"
said Ted Hathaway, chief executive officer of Oldcastle Glass. "Enclosing
the Building Envelope is an important theme of our exhibit and the
comprehensive range of glass and aluminum products on display illustrates