Installation of replacement balcony glass at Daniels' Festival Tower is now well underway. The original glazing on the KPMB and Kirkor-designed building was a half inch thick stripe-fritted glass, but in wake of the failure of some panes the replacement is a laminated fritted glass. Laminated glass remains in place in case of failure. Tying into the variable pattern of translucent glass used on the Bell Lightbox below, the use of fritted panels on the tower above not only achieves continuity between the adjoined buildings, but provides added visual interest and a welcome weightiness.

Glass panels being applied to the balconies at Festival Tower, image courtesy of Forum member urbandreamer

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Related Companies:  Isotherm Engineering Ltd., Jablonsky, Ast and Partners, Kirkor Architects Planners, KPMB Architects, Mike Niven Interior Design, Montana Steele, NAK Design Strategies, tcgpr (The Communications Group), The Daniels Corporation