Innovative Solutions for Architectural Challenges: Opening Glass Walls Provide Options
This one-hour course provides an overview of how high performance opening glass walls offer design freedom, maximize daylighting, and are able to reconfigured as needed for various purposes. The designer will gain a further understanding of the many options and configurations on the market as well as understand how specifying them in projects directly impacts the welfare of building occupants in a positive manner.
- Identify and recognize the characteristics and capabilities of high performance opening glass walls
- Investigate the design potential to overcome architectural challenges with innovative solutions that create flexible and sustainable building spaces
- Assess the functional contributions of opening glass walls as they contribute to green building design and the health, safety, and welfare of occupants
- Explore specific usage applications through case study presentations on a variety of building types