Cutting Edge Façades and Cladding

Facades are perceived as an important element in a building because it showcases aesthetic and architectural elements in the building and controls technical performance of a building to an extent. Facades showcase importance of a building and architecture of any city. Over the period, the importance given to the facades has reached to such an …

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Market Situation And Technical Advantages Of uPVC Windows

Dr. Shreekant Diwan To take the debate to a next level, WFM interacted with the masters of materials in their respective fields and got an insight on two different levels. One a master in the primary material and the other knight of knowledge in his own might. One an epitome of wisdom representing the largest …

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Fenesta Products Have Set the Standard

Anand Shriram Fenesta is one of the largest windows and doors company in India, specializing in the design, manufacture, installation and service of precision-engineered made-to-order uPVC window and door systems. It has installed more than a million windows and doors across nearly 150,000 homes. Empowered with knowledge of India’s acute conditions, Fenesta has designed uPVC …

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Facade Consultants – Their role in design, procurement and execution

ABSTRACT Façade consulting in India has, over a relatively short period of time, grown from an almost non-existent specialisation into a potential growth area within the construction industry. Whilst such developments are generally welcomed, some building owners remain suspicious, fearful of yet another addition to the already bulky ‘consultant team’. This article examines the changing …

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Cladding Materials – Innovative Facade Solution for Building Exteriors

Cladding of buildings is one of the most expressive, inspiring and complex aspects of building design. The basic function of an envelope or enclosure of a building or structure is to protect the covered or otherwise conditioned interior spaces from the surrounding environment. Cladding is the application of one material over another to provide skin …

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Special Windows from Fenesta for this Monsoon

To protect the buildings from torrential downpours and high velocity winds this monsoons, Fenesta has launched two significant innovative products: A ‘Hurricane Bar’ that withstands 245 kmph winds and a ‘Rain Track’ that prevents the ingress of rainwater. The force of rain and winds are magnified in high-rise buildings where rain spears in at a …

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Schueco

Rajiv Antony Rajiv Antony Taking over the reins of Schueco India in 2011, Mr. Antony runs the show like an ace leader in sync with fellow board members nominated from Schueco KG Germany and is helping build the Indian business unit together with the New Markets Steering Committee based at Schueco’s HQ in Bielefeld, Germany.Having …

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The GRIHA Summit 2015

GRIHA (Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment) has announced their 6th annual conference ‘The GRIHA Summit 2015’ to be held on March 12-14, 2015 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. The conference is expected to be attended by over 1000 professionals from the building and construction industry. The summit will bring together the industry, the …

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China’s Leading Window, Door & Facade Industry Trade Show

Organized by Citiexpo, the first sourcing event for window profile manufacturers, door and facade products in China, Windoor Expo will take place March 8-10 at the Poly World Trade Centre in Guangzhou, China. The expo has been dedicated to bringing new business to and creating new partnerships in the industry for over 22 years. Windoor …

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