Specialty Systems

Introduction

Specialty Systems are unique in their design and application. These systems require review in the early stages of design to determine the proper structural requirements of the building steel. Specialty Systems can integrate spider fitting or patch plate fittings.

Applications

Steel: Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® can review requirements on a project-by-project basis to determine feasibility.

Glass: Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® can incorporate insulated glass with or without Low-E, laminated glass or monolithic glass.

All-Glass Doors: Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® can incorporate all-glass entrance systems into our Specialty Systems. Door types and configurations may vary.

    Capabilities

    Specialty Systems Capabilities

    • Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® has extensive experience in the design of structural glass systems. Custom design assistance is available for structural glass applications according to project development needs. All glass entrance systems, insulating glass, laminated glass or monolithic glass can be incorporated into custom designs. Additionally, Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® can engineer and supply the steel backup structure for many point-supported glass applications.

    Literature

    • Structural Glass Sell Sheet(PDF)