Architectural - product range

Products supplied by Architectural help control energy usage, protect against fire, insulate against noise, provide safety and security, afford decoration and privacy and are used to build all-glass façades. Our Architectural business is a market leader in the use of large-scale coating, laminating and silvering processes.  The requirement for products to supply the Solar Energy sector is growing.

Our products are presented by functionality and the benefits they offer, increasingly with multiple functionality combined in single products.

bcicon_solarcontrol  Solar Control
Reduces solar heat gain and offers high levels of natural light to provide comfortable and pleasant environments in which to live and work.
bcicon_thermalinsulation  Thermal Insulation
Improves the energy efficiency of domestic or commercial buildings whilst enabling the extensive use of glass and the benefit of passive solar gain.
bcicon_fireprotection Fire Protection
Provides passive protection from the effects of fire for up to 180 minutes allowing maximum use of natural light and enabling all areas of a building to be occupied.
bcicon_noisecontrol Noise Control
Reduces the noise inside a building to acceptable levels without sacrificing daylight.
bcicon_safetysecurity Safety/Security
Provides impact or impact and penetration resistance to protect people from accidental injury. Defends people and property from deliberate attack and damage from criminal activity.
bcicon_selfcleaning  Self-Cleaning
Continuously cleans external glass such as windows and conservatories using the sun and the rain to break down and wash away organic dirt.
bcicon_decoration  Decoration
Offers an extensive choice of decorative options to provide style and privacy with maximum light.
bcicon_glasssystems Glass Systems
Provides the complete glazing installation through specialist techniques.
bcicon_specialapplications Special Applications
A range of specialist glasses such as low-iron float, very thin float, curved glass, UMU™ switchable glass.
bcicon_solarenergy Solar Energy
Products used in the generation of solar power, including Pilkington Optiwhite™, Pilkington Sunplus™ and NSG TEC™.

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