Opaque Beauty: Specifying Ceramic Frit Alternative Coatings for Spandrel Glass

Date: 
Friday December 1, 2017 12:00 pm 1:00 pm EST

The spandrel portion of a building offers the design team many options when it comes to aesthetics, function, and green building opportunities. Attendees will learn about applications for spandrel glass, various styles of spandrel glass, and environmental aspects and factors for successful specifications.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Review spandrel glass and its applications including green building projects
  2. Discuss the environmental durability of applied silicone opacifiers to spandrel glass
  3. Explain how opacifiers can contribute to LEED v4 credits
  4. List factors when specifying silicone opacifiers on spandrel glass
Presented By: 
AIA Course Number: 
WCD10A
GBCI Course ID: 
920014832