Daylighting Always A Compromise

Daylighting is always a compromise. How much light do you need vs. how much solar heat gain can you accept. When considering a daylighting system there are three main performance measures. Light Transmission U Factor SHGC The more light transmission you require will result in more solar heat gain. Reducing light transmission to reduce solar … Read more “Daylighting Always A Compromise”

UniQuad Makes a Big Impact for Two New Aquatics Centers

Light Plays a Big Role at Two New Aquatic Centers in Suburban Vancouver, BC Surrey, BC is a small but growing suburban community outside of Vancouver that is growing into a more fully equiped modern city. The city leaders tasked Bing Thom Architects and Hughes Condon Marler Architects with designing two new cultural hubs for … Read more “UniQuad Makes a Big Impact for Two New Aquatics Centers”

ICC-ES CPI Daylighting Evaluation Report

Division: 08 00 00 – Openings Section 08 84 00 – Plastic Glazing CPI is approved for light transmitting plastics on their products; Quadwall, UniQuad, Pentaglas, Dualwall, and U-Lite. This is in compliance with 2012, 2009, and 2006 International Building Code (IBC) ICC-ES Evaluation Report 1253

New Translucent Polycarbonate Glazing System – UniQuad®

A new way to install Polycarbonate panels that provides the ability to easily remove a particular panel anywhere within the system At first glance you might think that this new product is just a marketing gimmick. However, this product really is revolutionary. I love when a manufacturer makes a good product, but I even love … Read more “New Translucent Polycarbonate Glazing System – UniQuad®”