Viracon Unveils ClearPoint™ System

New Insulating Glass System Increases Transparency of Exterior Walls
 
 
ClearPoint™ Rendering
ClearPoint™ Rendering
 
Spread the Word
Listed Under

Tags:
ClearPoint
Viracon
Point-supported
Architecture
Glass
Curtain Wall
Insulating
Transparency

Industrys:
Architecture
Manufacturing
Technology

Location:
Owatonna - Minnesota - US

Subject:
Products

March 28, 2012 - PRLog -- Photos: http://lopressroom.com/viracon/clearpoint

OWATONNA, MN – Viracon, the nation’s leading single-source architectural glass fabricator, introduces ClearPoint™ - a point-supported insulating glass system that increases the transparency of glass façades.

Specifically engineered to provide building designers with greater flexibility, ClearPoint allows architects to maximize clear openings and enhance aesthetics, delivering a clean, contemporary look both inside and out.

“We’re very excited to provide this new offering to our customers,” says Kevin Anez, Director of Marketing & Product Management for Viracon. “It not only offers architects greater design flexibility, but it impressively maximizes the viewing area while enabling a modern look.”

Architectural glass is traditionally supported by securing its edges, but building designers have been seeking out solutions that increase the transparency of exterior walls. ClearPoint by Viracon is one of those solutions – reducing the amount of framing material making contact with the glass, providing a more elegant result for building interiors and exteriors.

Architects who specify ClearPoint can optimize performance with Viracon low-E coatings and/or silk-screen options. For additional peace of mind, ClearPoint offers heat soaked glass and a limited 10 year insulating glass warranty.

# # #

About Viracon, Inc.
Viracon is based in Owatonna, Minnesota, and has facilities in Statesboro, Georgia, St. George, Utah and Nazaré Paulista, Brazil. Viracon produces high-performance glass products, including tempered, laminated, insulating, silk-screened and high-performance coatings, for North American and international markets. The company is a subsidiary of Apogee Enterprises, Inc. . Apogee, headquartered in Minneapolis, is a leader in technologies involving the design and development of value-added glass products and services. For more information, visit www.viracon.com.

Like Viracon on Facebook: www.facebook.com/viraconglass
Follow Viracon on Twitter: www.twitter.com/viraconglass
End
Source:
Email:***@larsonobrien.com Email Verified
Phone:800-533-2080
Zip:55060
Account Email Address Verified     Account Phone Number Verified     Disclaimer     Report Abuse



Like PRLog?
9K2K1K
Click to Share