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Metro Performance Glass

Metro Performance Glass is at the forefront of providing high-performance glass and hardware along with industry leading service to Australasian residential and commercial construction markets.

Blog Posts from Metro Performance Glass

21 September 2020

Structural Glass Inspection and Crack Patterns

glass maintenance

This month I look at considerations for inspecting structural glass and crack patterns.

24 August 2020

Specifying Sealant, Fixing and Hardware for Structural Glass

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Compatible sealant, fixing and hardware are important for ensuring the safety and performance of structural glass. 

27 July 2020

Selecting the Right Glass for Structural Applications

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Understanding the rules of glass selection for each application is key for achieving safe breakage and avoiding sudden collapse. 

22 June 2020

Analysing the Behaviour of Structural and Laminated Glass

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What causes structural glass failure? In this month's blog post, I look at the properties and behaviour of glass. 

25 May 2020

The Different Types of Glass Used in Construction

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There are mainly three types of glass; annealed glass, heat-strengthened glass and toughened glass. Here's a look at how we can expect each to perform. 

News from Metro Performance Glass

Full-Height Glass Showers Bring Benefits to Modern Bathrooms
Laminated Safety Glass Now Available in Colour NEW
The New Generation Of Laminated Safety Glass: Stronger, Safer With More Design Flexibility
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