Under Construction: Nunavut Arctic College

WHAT DO YOU GET WHEN YOU PULTRUDE FIBREGLASS CURTAIN WALL FRAMES IN WINNIPEG MB, FABRICATE THEM IN...   more..

What Is "High-Performance" Curtain Wall Anyways?

IF YOU'VE BEEN IN THE BUILDING SCIENCE, GLAZING, OR ARCHITECTURE FIELDS FOR ANY LENGTH OF TIME,...   more..

Introducing: Nunavut Arctic College in Iqaluit

LOCATED 2`000 KM NORTH OF MONTREAL AS THE CROW FLIES, IQALUIT IS THE CAPITAL CITY OF NUNAVUT. LOCATED...   more..

Introducing GlasCurtain XL

IN CASE YOU HADN'T HEARD, CURTAIN WALL IS A FUN BUSINESS TO BE IN!  IN ADDITION TO ALL THE LIGHT...   more..

GlasCurtain Welcomes Glass 8 + ALL WEATHER Windows As Fabrication Partners

A STRONG BUSINESS IS BUILT WITH STRONG PARTNERS. IT'S THEREFORE ONE OF OUR PRIMARY OBJECTIVES AT...   more..

Passive House or Passivhaus? GlasCurtain Does That Too!

PASSIVE HOUSE (OR _PASSIVHAUS_) IS A GERMAN-DEVELOPED STANDARD FOR ULTRA-HIGH-PERFORMANCE, ULTRA-LOW-ENERGY-USE...   more..

GlasCurtainSSG Structural Silicone Glazing System Launched

WHILE FULLY-CAPTURED CURTAIN WALLS ARE RELATIVELY STRAIGHT-FORWARD TO INSTALL AND FIT A WIDE ARRAY...   more..

New Year, New Code, New Opportunities!

WITH AMBITIOUS NEW YEARS RESOLUTIONS STILL FRESH IN OUR MINDS, WHY SHOULDN'T WE ALSO RESOLVE TO BUILD BETTER BUILDINGS?   more..

Happy 3rd Birthday GlasCurtain!

WITH THE SEASON OF WINTER CELEBRATIONS OFFICIALLY UNDERWAY, WE'D BE REMISS IF WE DIDN'T ALSO...   more..

A View Ahead

WITH AN IMPRESSIVE PORTFOLIO OF PROJECTS ALREADY UNDER ITS BELT, SILICON VALLEY-BACKED VIEW DYNAMIC...   more..

Rady JCC's David and Ruth Asper Early Learning Centre Prepares To Open In Winnipeg

THANKS TO ARCHITECTURE49'S DESIGN LEADERESHIP AND AN ENTIRE COMMUNITY'S SUPPORT, THE DAVID AND...   more..

Slave Lake Legacy Centre Opens Its Doors!

​ THIS PAST WEEKEND, AFTER FIVE YEARS OF PLANNING, FUNDRAISING, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION, THE SLAVE...   more..

NECB 2011 Drives Need For Creative Curtain Wall Solutions

_UPDATED (MAY 8, 2016) : NOW WITH CLARIFIED MATHS.  CHEERS TO HARRY SHROEDER AT MANITOBA HYDRO FOR SHOWING...   more..

You Can Finally Say "Yes" To Smaller Glazings!

IT'S NO MYSTERY THAT GLASS UNITS ARE GETTING LARGER AND LARGER THOUGHOUT THE INDUSTRY, PUSHING CURTAIN...   more..

Happy 2nd Birthday GlasCurtain!

IT'S HARD TO BELIEVE THAT IT'S ALREADY BEEN TWO YEARS SINCE WE LAUNCHED OUR FIBREGLASS CURTAIN...   more..

Going To The Next Level? Reinforce!

"WHEN SPECCING GLASCURTAIN FOR MID-RISE APPLICATIONS, WHAT EFFECT DOES REINFORCING HAVE ON THERMAL PERFORMANCE?   more..

GlasCurtain Joins DWM Developments for Calgary Residences

LOOKING FOR YOUR VERY OWN GLASCURTAIN RESIDENCE BUT FRUSTRATED BY THE FACT THAT THE CAMBRIDGE LOFTS PENTHOUSE ISN'T FOR SALE?   more..

GlasCurtain Completes Health Product Declaration

BY NOW IT SHOULD COME AS NO SURPRISE THAT GLASCURTAIN IS LEADING THE WAY IN OPENNESS AND TRANSPARENCY...   more..

GlasCurtain Enters U.S. Market with Alliance Glazing Technologies

SOMETIMES IT FEELS LIKE CANADA IS THE COLDEST PLACE ON EARTH AND THAT, AS A RESULT, NO ONE ELSE FULLY...   more..

Big and Small, GlasCurtain Does It All!

DESIGNED BY EDMONTON-BASED ARCHITECT DAVID HARDIE IN 1912, THE MCDOUGALL HOUSE, ALSO KNOWN AS THE "HILLTOP...   more..

GlasCurtain enters Atlantic Canada with Geo Glass partnership

GLASCURTAIN IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT GEO GLASS & ALUMINUM OF NEWFOUNDLAND IS OUR NEWEST FABRICATION...   more..

Why Is GlasCurtain Exclusively Triple-Glazed ?

WE'RE OFTEN ASKED THE QUESTION, WHY DON'T WE MAKE A FIBREGLASS CURTAIN WALL FRAME FOR DOUBLE-GLAZED SYSTEMS?   more..

Introducing: The legacy Centre

HOT ON THE HEELS OF THE GROUND-BREAKING MOSAIC CENTRE IN EDMONTON, GLASCURTAIN IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE...   more..

Construction: The Mosaic Centre

SINCE THE LATE SUMMER OF 2014, THE EXTERIOR ENVELOPE OF THE MOSAIC CENTRE IN EDMONTON HAS BEEN UNDER CONSTRUCTION.   more..

Mosaic Centre Designer Wows Winnipeg

On November 5, 2014, over fifty of Winnipeg's leading architects, designers, and construction industry...   more..

GlasCurtain Gains Ground As Aluminum Prices Soar

ASK ANYONE: CONSTRUCTION COSTS ARE RISING. MATERIALS, LABOUR, YOU NAME IT, IT'S GOING UP. BUT NOT ALL EQUALLY.   more..

What Expansion?

GLASCURTAIN'S FIBERGLASS COMPOSITE MATERIAL CERTAINLY HAS ENERGY EFFICIENCY ADVANTAGES  OVER ALUMINUM...   more..

Treading Openly and Transparently

Due to our cold climate, we spend upwards of 90% of our time indoors. However, INDOOR AIR POLLUTION...   more..

Intro: The Mosaic Centre

THE MOSAIC CENTRE, DESIGNED BY MANASC ISAAC ARCHITECTS, IS ONE OF THOSE PROJECTS THAT FORCES QUALIFIERS ONTO THE ADJECTIVE "AMBITIOUS.   more..

Manitoba Hydro Boosts GlasCurtain Value

AS OF JULY 14, 2014 MANITOBA HYDRO IS OFFERING AN INCENTIVE FACTOR OF $150/M2/U FOR CURTAIN WALL SYSTEMS...   more..

Reimagine Magazine: Premiere Issue

GLASCURTAIN CONTINUES TO MAKE WAVES IN THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION COMMUNITY! THIS MONTH, THE PREMIERE...   more..

The Comfen Combine

WE'VE PREVIOUSLY EXPLORED SOME OF THE WAYS THAT GLASCURTAIN OUTCOMPETES ALUMINUM CURTAIN WALL SYSTEMS (EG.   more..

The Devil's In The Details

THE DEVIL, THEY SAY, IS IN THE DETAILS. BUT HE'S NOT THE ONLY ONE, JUST ASK DENNIS CUKU. WHAT YOU...   more..

LEED v4 Points

Y'KNOW LEED V4? IT'S ONLY A YEAR AWAY! *GULP* [11/17/14 UPDATE : LEED V4 HAS BEEN DELAYED UNTIL AT LEAST OCTOBER 31, 2016.   more..

Curtain Wall Grand Prix

A TRAFFIC LIGHT GRAND PRIX INVOLVES TWO FAST CARS WAITING AT A SET OF TRAFFIC LIGHTS FOR RED TO TURN GREEN.   more..

What's the deal with embodied Energy?

THOSE OF YOU IN THE GREEN BUILDING INDUSTRY KNOW THAT THERE'S MORE TO OUR ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT THAN...   more..

GlasCurtain Successfully Launched at Greenbuild 2013

WE DID IT! AFTER AN INTENSE WEEK IN PHILADELPHIA FOR GREENBUILD 2013, GLASCURTAIN'S FIBERGLASS COMPOSITE...   more..

Wind Load Charts

When we attended the Greenbuild 2013 Expo in Philadelphia a few weeks ago, given the material nature...   more..

New Details for Download

LOOKING FOR MORE IN DEPTH INFORMATION? YOU CAN NOW DOWNLOAD TYPICAL DETAILS FOR GLASCURTAIN COMPOSITE FRAMING.   more..

Glascurtain Has Arrived

GLASCURTAIN COMPOSITE FRAMING IS NOW AVAILABLE IN ALBERTA AND MANITOBA. OUR COMPOSITE FRAMING CONTAINS...   more..

Greener Building With Composite

FIBERGLASS COMPOSITE FRAMING OFFERS A FAR MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY BUILD THAN ALUMINUM. BUT DON'T TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT.   more..