Glass is used as architectural building material, usually used as transparency glazing to cover the external walls, internal partitions also as an architectural design element, the glass used is of safety type which is heat strengthened /toughened, reinforced, laminated etc... Clear, tinted /reflective float glass, is commonly used.
Structural glazing is an adaptable form of curtain wall construction, which in the past few decades has been helpings designers and architects giving them the freedom to create striking facades. Its potential to enhance the artistic appeal of buildings creativity becomes unlimited.
Aluminium Innovations works closely with Architects, consultants and structural engineers, to ensure top structural glazing designs.
Structural glazing offers many economic advantages. The technology promotes optimum heat and sound insulation. Furthermore, the elimination of thermal breaks and unnecessary metal can further reduce building costs.
Through careful testing, design, material selection and close control of manufacture and installation, working with Aluminium Innovations gives the best chance of successful structural glazing project completion.