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Palram releases daylight white paper

Palram Americas released a new Daylighting white paper. This white paper discusses the emergence of daylighting in commercial, industrial and even upscale architectural projects, while highlighting the benefits of polycarbonate products for natural daylight options. “Palram strives to bring relevant and informative literature to our customer base,” says Stan Schultz, marketing director at Palram....

Palram rolls out new polycarbonate line

Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, has added a new state-of-the-art polycarbonate line, Line 44.  This new line will add the ability to produce optical, security and containment grade products, and sheets or coils up to 104” wide untrimmed. Palram plans to celebrate the opening of the new line with...

Palram introduces bullet resistant polycarbonate glazing

Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, has unveiled the PalShield product line of containment and bullet resistant polycarbonate glazing.  PalShield is engineered to meet various levels of ballistics and forced entry test standards. Its layered structure and no spall design will withstand both physical attack and multi-shot assault while the...

Palram wins CCMC approval for many products.

The Canadian Construction Materials Centre has recently approved many Palram products. The CCMC is similar to the International Code Council approval in the United States. This is a required approval for sales of construction materials in the Canadian market. The following Palram products have received approval in Evaluation Report 13450-R: PalramSuntuf, Palruf, Palopaque, Sunlite, Palsun,...

Palram announces new & improved expanding foam tape

Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, announced the availability of new and improved expanding foam tape, used as joint filler in joints that are subject to movement from thermal expansion and contraction, such as those between metal panels and polycarbonate panels. Palram has partnered with Emseal to offer AST Hi-Acrylic...

Palram Americas publishes new brochure

Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, created a guide to assist design professionals as they navigate the requirements of the United States Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. Palram studied the USGBC LEED 2009 for New Construction and Major Renovations (October 2010) and identified specific areas...

VTECH Industries seals exclusive distribution deal

VTECH Industries recently announced the beginning of an exclusive International Distribution Agreement with Dayliter Skylights of Langley, British Columbia, Canada. Dayliter Skylights will be the distributor of VTECH Solid-State Skylights throughout North America, and the United Kingdom, with future plans to expand into Europe. VTECH Skylights utilizes break-through technologies that  guarantees their skylights won’t...