Curtain walling metal technology refers to a system of curtain walling that is developed and designed by Metal Technology, a reputed name in window and door systems. It is suitable for high rise and low rise applications.
Windows and doors manufactured by curtain walling metal technology are attractive and have clean lines which are capable to enhance all types of office and commercial facades as demanded by modern building technology.
The Metal Technology high rise curtain wall system is designed as a stick system by curtain walling metal technology. This type of design allows mullions and transoms to be transported to site as prepared components and the grid work is assembled onto the building in stick form.
Carefully designed fixing brackets allow the curtain walling to be fixed back to the structure easily and securely so that all loads are transferred back to the buildings main structural form. Expansion joints are allowed on every floor or every other floor to accommodate any building movement by curtain walling metal technology.
In a case where curtain walling is required for low rise developments curtain walling metal technologys system 8 low rise curtain walling is preferred. Being a metal technology, it is obvious that this kind of curtain walling systems are manufacturing is to exacting standards giving economy with required strength, and many years of aesthetic, trouble-free operation.
In order to help flood the buildings with light, curtain walling metal technology has used System 17 high rise curtain wall, along with its Latitude curtain walling, System 8 low rise and System 10 glazed doors.
Metal Technology’s curtain walling systems offer a wide range of caps and profiles that allow the designer to select a profile to meet the design requirements of the project.
For example, curtain walling metal technology offers the Latitude system which particularly gives a strong horizontal focus and is excellent in drawing attention and drama to a glass elevation.
Curtain walling metal technology also can design and supply bespoke profile options giving the architect greater scope in his design.
Metal Technology has a wide retail portfolio with blue chip clients such as Asda, Tecso, Homebase etc in many parts of the UK and Ireland.