For commercial properties various health and safety regulations require stringent fire safety policies which is standard. However, some more high-level buildings require blast and bullet resistant glass.
Schüco Resistant Glass
Schüco are a worldwide leading supplier of premium window, door and façade solutions. All Schüco glass we supply is manufactured for aluminium. Schüco glass is aesthetically pleasing and easy to engineer. However, a key Schüco feature is their bullet, burglar, bomb and fire-resistant status achieved through innovative German engineering.
Bullet and burglar Resistant Glass
Embassies, banks, police stations and other public buildings need protection now more than ever. Even some private households may need bullet resistant glass and would benefit from burglar resistant glass.
Schüco offers bullet resistant glass that also hinders burglar’s access whilst retaining an aesthetically pleasing external look. Schüco systems are tested and comply with the following:
DIN EN 1522 to FB4 (S/NS) bullet resistance.
DIN EN 1627 to RC4 (WK 4) burglar resistance.
CE marking in accordance with EN 14351-1 for windows and doors for external use and for curtain walling in accordance with EN 13830.
Bomb Resistant Glass
Due to recent incidents across the globe there is an increased demand for security in every country. Schüco offers bomb resistant glass in accordance with ISO 16933 US-GSA.
Bomb resistant doors, façades and windows are available from Schüco and are all tested in accordance with ISO 16933 giving buildings protection from explosions. Schüco also focuses on aesthetics alongside bomb resistance meaning that their glass sits beautifully as a window, door or façade.
Fire Resistant Glass
Protecting human life should always be a main goal for contractors. This is true in both public and private builds. Our range of Schüco fire resistant glass can help mitigate the damage that fire and smoke can have on people and property.
Fire Resistant Glass Doors
Schüco ADS 80 FR 30 aluminium door and wall system protects against both external and internal fire. The ADS 80 FR 30 can be built up to 4000mm in height and has been approved by the relevant building authorities. These units meet EN 1364/1634 and DIN 4102 fire-resistant classes.
Fire Resistant Glass Windows, Skylights and facade Systems
The Schüco AWS 70 FR 30 window self-locks in the event of a fire and can be inserted into Schüco fire-resistant façades. On top of this, using Schüco glass façades and skylights, safety solutions can be created that meet F30/EI30 and G30/EW30 fire resistant classes. Moreover, Schüco NSHEVS is tested to DIN EN 12101-2.
Various opening and actuator types can create ventilation systems that allow smoke to disperse effectively, minimising the risk smoke can cause. This system is available for vertical facades and skylights.
Bullet and Bomb Resistant Glass from Cube Glass
Cube Glass are Scotland’s trusted bullet, burglar, fire and bomb resistant glass specialists. We supply leading brands, government institutions, local businesses and residential homes with tailor fitted glass systems.
With extensive experience, our engineers are accustomed to working closely with architectures, surveyors and project managers in a hands-on way to understand the full scope of a project. This allows us to fully understand our customer’s needs and focus on offering tailored solutions that will meet the project specifications.
Projects completed include a wide range of private, public and sub-contracts including the ministry of defence.