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SuperWall


The 100 x 250 Super wall, is a Blast resistant high rise curtain wall system, suitable for multi storey facades and ribbon glazing. This ultimate counter terrorism product surpasses any systems currently available on the market.

This glazing system combines the benefits of high quality finished aluminium extruded profiles with the strength of steel to retain the glass in the frame, in the event of an explosion.

The system has been designed to ensure that the client does not have compromise there architectural creativeness, in the pursuit of protecting life and assets.

1Product Advantages

The 100 x 250 Super wall has achieved what previously was only considered possible by using reinforced concrete and steel - a walling system that will remain intact following a roadside detonation of a vbied (vehicle borne improvised explosive device) at 6 metres. The Super wall, through innovative design and the use of composite materials, allows clients and architects the ability to incorporate glazing into very high risk elevations of buildings. This product performs all the standard functions of modern curtain walling necessary to comply with current building regulations and allows for creative architectural design.

The super wall will give clients the ability to create large areas of natural light within the building including open plan reception areas and offices. The system can be used in areas of high occupancy and  escape routes to afford protection to staff and members of the public.

The system is designed to be used for both primary and secondary glazing depending on the site conditions and can be over clad with timber to accommodate architectural detailing.

2Product Construction

The Super wall profiles are extruded from aluminium and incorporate multiple chambers for insert sections and cabling. Mullions are square cut and jointed using specially designed jointing spigots.

Transoms have notched ends to ensure an easily weather-proofed joint can be provided between mullion and transom. The system is mullion drained and provision is made to drain water out of the mullion at regular intervals.

The 40mm deep glazing rebate can accommodate glass up to 76mm thick and is tape glazed for added security. All brackets for this system are a bespoke design dependant on the existing building fabric and architectural requirements.

The suite of profiles include flat and indented cover caps, flush and stepped transoms, brise soliel brackets and glazed in vents

3Materials

Aluminium profiles are extruded from aluminium alloy 6060T6, complying with the recommendations of BS EN 12020-2/BS EN 755-Parts 1 to 9

The range of sections can be provided in the following  finish:

Powder organic coated to BS 6496 or BS EN 12206-1

Where required, a different colour/finish can be provided internally and externally.

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Product Features


Stick built system, mullion drained

Bolted pressure plate with decorative cover caps

Tape glazed system

Can accommodate window and door inserts

Vertical and sloped façade applications

To learn more about this product and for detailed information browse through the datasheets below: Available Soon

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