Vacuum Insulating Glass

On the benefits—and drawbacks—of vacuum insulating glass.

This story was originally published in Architects' Guide to Glass and Metal and was written by Jordan Scott.

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Vacuum insulating glass (VIG) has been around for decades, yet it isn’t widely specified in the U.S.commercial market. While VIG has found a niche in historic retrofit applications as a result of its thin profile, light weight and energy efficiency, several factors are preventing architects from specifying the technology for other applications. Find the complete article here.

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