WHAT IS BLAST MITIGATION?

Blast mitigation is the ability to increase the safety and security of
human life by protecting people inside or near targeted locations.

HOW ARMORCOAT ® SAFETY
AND SECURITY FILMS CAN HELP?

Solar Gard Armorcoat® safety and security films helps to reduce the risks of flying or falling glass that can cause severe injuries or death during an accidental explosion or terrorist attack. Armorcoat creates a protective barrier protecting the people inside of targeted and surrounding buildings from the effects of a blast.

RISKS:

  • Blast pressures can carry broken glass at speeds up to 60 mph +
  • Injuries from broken glass and flying airborne debris
  • The pressures from a blast are strong enough to throw objects and people

BENEFITS OF SAFETY AND SECURITY FILM:

The reasons why you need safety and security window film to protect your building

Blast / Impact

Provides exceptional blast and impact-resistant capabilities

Flying Debris

Reduces the risk associated with broken glass and air-borne debris

Falling Glass Shards

Holds broken glass shards in place

Intruders

Increases the time it takes to break through windows

BENEFITS OF SOLAR SAFETY AND SECURITY FILM:

Temperature Fluctuation

Improves comfort by reducing hot spots

Solar Fading

Reduce fading of interior furnishings associated with excessive light and heat

Energy Cost

Can save significantly
on energy costs

UV Rays

Blocks 99% of harmful UV rays

OUR EXPERTISE

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With more than 350 years of experience in glass manufacturing, Saint-Gobain has produced patented glass materials since 1665. As one of 25 French manufacturers, Saint-Gobain was issued Letters patent by King Louis the XIV.

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Solar Gard has been an industry expert in films and coating solutions for more than 40 years.All of our safety and security films have been rigorously tested to globally recognized delayed intrusion standards Including: GSA, ISO, and ASTM.

Saint-Gobain Solar Gard is the world’s only window film and glass manufacturer.

BUILDINGS WITH SOLAR GARD FILM

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government a safer place to work…

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COMPARE OTHER BLAST SOLUTIONS

Laminated Glass

  • Not Guaranteed to work with existing framing
  • Installation can be lengthy and intrusive
  • High Cost for premium materials

Blast Curtain

  • Only effective when closed
  • Obstructed Views
  • High Cost for premium materials

Polycarbonate Glass

  • Not Guaranteed to work with existing framing
  • Installation can be lengthy and intrusive
  • High Cost for premium materials