Oct 02 2013 Fire Safety Lessons from Our Lady of the Angel School Fire Jeff Razwick Burning Issues Share Tweet (0) Discover the fire safety insights found from the fire in Chicago's Our Lady of the Angel school including fire detection, suppression and building compartmentation. [More] Aug 28 2013 Can the Glass Industry Benefit from ASHRAE's WWR Proposal? Jeff Razwick Glass Share Tweet (0) The glass industry's been buzzing about the ASHRAE 189.1 proposal for the greater part of the summer [More] May 03 2013 What is "Operation School Burning”? Jeff Razwick Share Tweet (0) Like many fire and life safety studies, “Operation School Burning” was designed to investigate methods for providing a safer environment for occupants during a fire. Where it differs is that the fire tests were conducted in an actual school building. Over the course of a three month testing period... [More] Apr 15 2013 Fire-rated Glazing Industry Ripe for Innovation Jeff Razwick TGP's Two cents Share Tweet (0) A few days ago, I read an article about a young architect in Toronto named Tom Ngo, who is developing a reputation for producing architectural drawings that “gleefully ignore reality.” Although some critique his logic-defying concepts—it is impossible to build structures with candy-cane like... [More] Feb 20 2013 Shattered School Safety: Is Bullet-resistant Glass the Answer? Jeff Razwick Burning Issues Share Tweet (0) In the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy, glass is at the forefront of many discussions to improve school safety. In some cases, offenders have used glazed areas as an entry point, begging the question: If schools used bullet-resistant glass, would students be safer? The answer is not so s... [More] << Older posts Newer posts >> Newer posts123Older posts Get it Right Which product is best for you? Use our online SpeciFIRE®. Get FireLite Our ultraHD® Technology is clearly superior. Get a Quote Let us help you cost out your next project. What'sNew? CASE STUDIES Northwestern University Fireframes ClearFloor® fire-rated glass floor system TGP & LEED View how design professionals are using TGP’s products to earn LEED points FIRELITE PLUS® WS Fire-Rated, Glass Ceramic for up to 2-Hour Assemblies when used with Tyco WS Specific Application Window Sprinklers Latest Blog Get Fired Up for Our New Blog Looking for a candid resource on all things fire-rated? Interact, discuss and gain new insights on trends, codes and design solutions for the fire-rated glass and framing industry. Read More Helpful Tools AIA Registered Courses Case Studies Videos / Product Testing Product Alerts AIA Online Credits AIA Continuing Education Online, Receive 1.0 Free AIA/CEU HSW Learning Unit Credit. Learn More Case Studies Learn about a variety of TGP projects. Learn More Videos / Product Testing Watch our informative product videos, TGP TV and fire test clips. Learn More Product Alerts Don't consider a 45-60 minute product that doesn't pass all required tests. Learn More Feeling Social?Check out oursocial media sites. Like us on Facebook, watch our YouTube videos, follow us on Twitter and Pinterest and stay tuned for a few other applications in the works. Interact, share ideas and learn about fire-rated glass and framing in a whole new way. Glass FireLite FireLite Plus FireLite NT FireLite IGU Pilkington Pyrostop WireLite WireLite NT Pilkington Pyrodur Fireglass20 LX LX Premium Neoceram Framing Designer Series Heat Barrier Series Hardwood Series Curtainwall Series SG Curtainwall Series Aluminum Series ClearFloor System Resources Architectural Courses Fire-Rated Courses BIM 3D Models CAD Request Detail Drawings Specifications Architectural Look Book Presentations/Samples/Literature LEED Media Hub Case Studies Newsletter ultraHD Gallery Product SpeciFIRE Care & Warranty Fire-Rated FAQ Information Bulletin Quote Request FireLite Distributors Fire-Rated Video Product Testing TGP TV Contact En Espanol tgpamerica.com Privacy Legal Notice Sitemap Copyright © 2014 Technical Glass Products. All rights reserved.