Tag Archives: LEED

EASY DAYLIGHTING ANALYSIS OF CLEARSHADE HONEYCOMB GLAZING USING LIGHTSTANZA – FREE TRIAL

  Panelite’s ClearShadeTM Honeycomb Insulated Glass Unit has been integrated into LightStanza, a web-based software platform allowing for easy and accurate daylighting analysis of building envelope solutions.   ClearShadeTM redirects light rays to transmit up to 70% daylight and substantially diffuse … MORE…>>

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CLEARSHADE™ NAMED ACCEPTABLE PATHWAY TO LEED V4 EQC DAYLIGHT

GBCI (Green Business Certification Inc.) has declared that Panelite’s ClearShade™ honeycomb technology meets the LEED requirements for diffused daylight as a way to minimize glare while maximizing usable daylight on a LEED project, a baseline requirement for the LEED v4 … MORE…>>

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DAYLIGHTING, VIEWS AND PRIVACY: FRAMELESS CONFERENCE ROOMS

 Video: Maman Corp., General Contractor and Installer.   Optimizing the use of existing space was a priority in remodeling the administrative offices of this company, a global leader in their industry with operations in more than 170 countries.   To develop … MORE…>>

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DAYLIGHTING, VIEWS AND SOLAR SHADING IN A SINGLE FACADE PRODUCT: CLEARSHADE AT LAKEVIEW PUBLIC SCHOOL

“For Lakeview Public School we sought to control glare and solar heat gain while still providing transparency and views.  We were intrigued by the ClearShade glass unit’s ability to evenly diffuse light without glare while also creating dynamic views through … MORE…>>

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A BALANCE OF PRIVACY AND VIEWS FOR A COLLABORATIVE, CREATIVE WORKPLACE, IN BOLD CMYK COLORS.

For Westfield Corporation’s headquarters in Los Angeles, Woods Bagot Architects designed a series of collaborative work spaces such as breakout and conference rooms.   The directional transparency of Panelite’s honeycomb partitions makes them ideal for creative workplaces, since a balance … MORE…>>

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PANELITE PANELS ARE 80% AIR – WHY IS THIS KEY FOR SUSTAINABILITY?

  Panelite is committed to providing resource- and energy-efficient materials for architecture. While we do employ some recycled components, our focus is rather on minimizing the actual amount of material used and ensuring its longevity. Our approach to sustainability focuses … MORE…>>

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INSTALL BACKLIT WALLS AND CEILINGS IN A SNAP

“Everything was in the exact order we needed it. All the supports were pre-cut and the panels were nicely framed out. Once you start snapping in the panels the system squares up by itself.  Installing the SNAP ceiling was easy. … MORE…>>

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NEW! ECOBEN B-R100CT: 100% POST-CONSUMER RECYCLED CORE

Our newest light-transmitting honeycomb panel for interiors is made with 100% post-consumer recycled honeycomb core, and is our most cost-effective panel yet.   LESS WEIGHT: ECOBEN panels average 1.65 lbs/sf, or 50 lbs/panel and use 70-80% less raw material than … MORE…>>

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CLEARSHADE SKYLIGHTS REDUCE ENERGY BY 89%, OPTIMIZE DAYLIGHTING AT PARRISH ART MUSEUM

  Panelite ClearShade skylight glazing was specified by architects Herzog & de Meuron and daylighting engineers ARUP to achieve their goal of providing a naturally daylight environment, similar to that of artists’ studios, for viewing the collection at the Parrish … MORE…>>

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PANELITE ANNOUNCES VALUE ENGINEERED PRICING

  PANELITE ANNOUNCES VALUE-ENGINEERED PRICING   We heard you…our clients have been telling us about their Value Engineering challenges, and in response we did some VE of our own. We have expanded our capabilities and developed significant cost-efficiencies while maintaining … MORE…>>

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