Unveiling Pioneering Research at GPD: Enhancing Insulating Glass Unit Reusability
In the dynamic realm of glass innovation, this year’s Glass Performance Days (GPD) took on a distinct significance for Sparklike. Amidst an environment of knowledge sharing and exploration, the event served as the stage to showcase groundbreaking research spearheaded by Elke van Nieuwenhuijzen.
Unveiling Inspiring Insights: A Journey into Research
In the month of June, the stage was set for Sparklike’s participation in the Glass Performance Days (GPD), a pinnacle gathering for those at the forefront of the glass industry. For Sparklike, this year’s GPD held special importance as it marked the unveiling of groundbreaking research undertaken by Elke van Nieuwenhuijzen. A collaborative effort involving Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, Peutz, and esteemed partners, the research was titled “In situ detection of product age and argon concentration as a measure of the re-use potential of insulating glass units in buildings.”
A Window to Innovation: Research in Glass Structures and Engineering
Diving into the realm of Glass Structures and Engineering, the research emerged with an innovative approach. It introduced a screening method harnessing the power of product age and argon concentration to gauge the circular use potential of insulating glass units. This ingenious strategy carries an inspiring message for the future of reusing elements, charting a path towards extended lifecycles and heightened building safety. Notably, the study emphasizes the pivotal role of U-value, advocating its utilization not only in the creation of new units but also in the optimization of existing structures.
A Quest for Excellence: Beyond the Horizon of Innovation
At its core, this research echoes Sparklike’s commitment to forging solutions that transcend present and future challenges in the glass industry. This commitment stems from a relentless pursuit of refining processes and methods to enhance quality and sustainability. By participating in this pivotal research, Sparklike reaffirms its dedication to elevating the performance and longevity of buildings and materials.
Laser Portable: A Cornerstone of Discovery
In an independent on-site testing endeavor across a European building, the Laser Portable revealed its transformative potential. This cutting-edge tool played an integral role in the research, showcasing its invaluable application in real-world scenarios. Read also how Laser Portable was used in on-site independent testing on a building in Europe.
Embark on the Journey: Read the Paper
For those seeking a deep dive into the realms of innovation, the research paper awaits your exploration. Delve into the insights that lay the foundation for the future of windows and building elements. Read the paper here: https://rdcu.be/dhXVs and be a part of this transformative journey.
Join the Conversation: Connect with Sparklike
The pursuit of knowledge and innovation knows no bounds. To learn more or initiate a dialogue, feel free to contact Sparklike. Your curiosity could be the spark that ignites a new era of glass excellence.
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