Datastop™ Glass for Electromagnetic Shielding


Tex Special Projects are the sole distributor of Pilkington Datastop™ glass outside of the US. Datastop™ glass has an “invisible” electrically conductive surface, specifically designed to give maximum electromagnetic shielding (electronic noise shielding/EMI/RF) for the purpose of preventing data theft/hacking and also where protection from electronic interference is essential. The attenuation performance of Datastop™ is second to none and is verified according to military standards. Iconic installations include the Empire State Building.

Common Applications:

  • Air traffic control towers
  • Air-gapped systems
  • Complete building envelope
  • Curtain wall
  • Enclosures
  • Government buildings
  • Industries that process confidential or high security data
  • Military installations
  • Network operation centres
  • Office/office complex
  • Security cameras
  • Server rooms
  • Shielded cabinets
  • Ships windows


Tex Special Projects supply Datastop™ 6 mm sheets in a standard size of 3500 mm (11 ft, 5 13/16 in) x 2000 mm (6 ft, 6 3/4 in). Larger sheets are available on request. Double glazed panels, laminated panels, colour, solar control, thermal insulation and sound attenuation are amongst available options. Compatible with various curtain wall systems such as Kawneer and Schüco.