December 7, 2010 | Vol 5, Num 48
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Graylight II glass

PPG Industries, Pittsburgh, has introduced Graylight II glass (pictured at right) a rich, almost-black glass that retains the aesthetic appearance of original Graylite glass (left). ... read more

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Decorative glass highlights renovated Olympic ice rink

One of the legacies of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics is the new community rink at the Killarney Community Centre in Vancouver, BC. The rink was used for short-track speed skating training sessions during the 2010 Winter Games and has recently undergone conversion to community recreation use. Decorative, impact standard and clerestory windows surround the rink, bringing in natural daylight and providing privacy.

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