tempered glass

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tempered glass

Glass that has been heat-treated to increase the force required to break it.
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Brid Large seek Planning Permission for removal of existing steel balcony at second and third floors and external balustrade to 4th floor with installation of new useable 5m2 balconies with toughened glass balustrade to existing 2 bedroom residential units at first, second, third and fourth floors to rear of 36 Parliament Street, Dublin 2.
Advanced glass is segmented on the basis of type into laminated glass, coated glass, and toughened glass.
26 lakh for renovation of the office with Italian marble, wooden flooring, toughened glass and extension of restroom.
By contrast, a cold frame tends to be more permanent - a base of bricks or railway sleepers to the height of about 20in and covered by toughened glass, often at a slight angle to stop the rain collecting on top.
The window is made of toughened glass and seems to have been struck twice.
Its toughened glass was used for a variety of uses, from floodlight covers to decorative furniture glass.
26 will see the arrival of a delegation of six companies belonging to the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Tarragona, which provide fertilizers, agrochemicals, menswear, and fittings for toughened glass assemblies, among others.
However if a guest suffers from fear of heights, he would not want to dive into this swimming pool as it has nothing underneath it apart from a pane of toughened glass - and a huge drop.
This contemporary design is 8mm Mershield-protected toughened glass and is compatible for wet room installation and power showering, the statement said.
The work at the Neville Community Centre on Neville Parade in Newton Aycliffe has included front double doors, side panels, railings and toughened glass.
Toughened glass observation panels are being cut into each door, at a cost of some pounds 8,000, as a result of the Animal Welfare Bill approved by Parliament.