Current reports about architecture & living

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UBS Tower
Uniting the interior with the exterior
The UBS Tower in Chicago is a distinct addition to the skyline of the famous “Windy City” in the Midwest of the United States. [more]
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Color Effect Glass
A Vision in Transparency
SCHOTT has contributed to an exciting new office complex located in the center of Hanover, Germany, by supplying the blue-gold color effect glass for the top of the NORD/LB bank building. [more]

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Engineering materials
A Futuristic Office Building
Optimized energy consumption, innovative construction, modern technology – these features characterize the new administration building of the Westdeutschen Immobilien Bank in Mainz. All this was achieved with state-of-the-art engineering materials, including “Pyran S” from SCHOTT. [more]

Schwerin Castle
Carefully Restored
SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan was involved in the restoration of the Schwerin Castle – with “Restover” window glass for the orangery. [more]

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Fire safety
A Touch of Luxury
The central railroad station in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, has received a complete overhaul. “Pyran S” fire-resistant glass from SCHOTT was installed for fire safety. [more]

Practice for Well-being
SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan glass washbasins have many admirers for their elegant and functional design not only in the home bathroom, but also in dental practices. [more]

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Fire-resistant Glass
Quick Access Airport
Architects in Dresden have created a bright and open airport terminal out of a closed down airplane hangar. “Pyran S” fire-resistant glass was used for the greatest degree of transparency and fire safety. [more]

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Interior Design
Special Effects with Lighting
In the Bundesrat Building in Berlin, lighting elements with “Conturax” profile rods enhance stylish surroundings with pleasant lighting. [more]

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Shop Window Design
A Commercial on Glass
“Amiran” glass as a cinema “screen” – one of the first applications of this type in Europe can be seen in a pilot store belonging to Ericsson in Berne, Switzerland. [more]

Functional Glasses
Functional Elegance
The new gigantic Coeur Défense office complex in the middle of the Parisian La Défense business district is now complete. 10,000 square meters of SCHOTT‘s special glass “Pyran S” guarantee an extra safety margin in case of fire. [more]

Bathroom Fixtures
More Glass for the Bathroom
SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan has expanded its product range for the glassy future of bathrooms. [more]