6th Annual Book of Lists
Our annual list of the industrys top players returns to rank glazing
contractors and suppliers in a variety of categories.
24 Top 35 Glazing Contractors
32 Ten Categories of the Biggest Suppliers of 2010
New rules from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) require
glass manufacturers certifications of compliance with CPSC 16 CFR
1201 to include several new pieces of information. Make sure youre
Very Thin Glass
Tempering very thin glass for windows, curtainwall or solar modules has
been a challenge in the past. A new process using radio wave energy could
allow fabricators to temper glass measuring less than 3-mm thick.
Architects Guide to Glass
the Energy Key
ON THE COVER:
The L.A. Live entertainment complex, designed by Gensler Los Angeles,
features Los Angeles first new tower since 1992. Enclos provided
design-build services for the curtainwall and structural glass facades
at the lobby level. To see the work of more of the countrys top
glazing contractors, turn to page 24.
Photo courtesy of Enclos Corp.
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