Durability + Design
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on LinkedIn Like us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram Visit the TPC Store
Search the site

 

D+D News

Main News Page


Nanotint Gets First Federal Specification

Friday, October 14, 2016

More items for Coatings Technology

Comment | More

Boasting strong infrared and ultraviolet blocking capabilities, a recently launched thermal insulation coating for glass has been selected and installed by contractors performing energy efficient upgrades at three federal buildings in Texas.

Liquid NanoTint provides a non-invasive and cost-effective alternative to the installation of new double pane windows, while providing the same type of energy savings, according to the Los Angeles-based nanotechnology manufacturer, DryWired.

Drywired
photos: DryWired

The product was recently specified and installed at the Texas National Guard building and two readiness centers in Weatherford, TX and Terrell, TX.

The product is available in two versions: Nanotint, which offers 100 percent protection from UV, up to 95 percent protection from IR and a visible light transmission of 75 percent; and Nanotint Clear, which also provides 100 percent protection from UV and 80 to 85 percent protection from IR, while maintaining approximately 90 percent VLT, the company says.

The product can be applied like paint to existing windows, and forms a 10 micron-thick self-leveling clear coat that bonds directly to glass and polycarbonate surfaces.

application

Nanotint can be roller-applied.

According to the company, the product will not delaminate, crack, bubble or fade over time, lasting a minimum of 10 years.

More information: www.drywired.com.

   

Tagged categories: Coating chemistry; Energy efficiency; Glass; Nanotechnology; Retrofits; U.S. Department of Energy; Windows

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

 
 
 

Technology Publishing Co., 1501 Reedsdale Street, Suite 2008, Pittsburgh, PA 15233

TEL 1-412-431-8300  • FAX  1-412-431-5428  •  EMAIL webmaster@durabilityanddesign.com


The Technology Publishing Network

Durability + Design PaintSquare the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings Paint BidTracker

 

© Copyright 2012-2018, Technology Publishing Co., All rights reserved