Point-fixed structural glazing systems are the ideal solution for architects striving to achieve maximum light and transparency within large areas. In this system glass units bolted together by means of stainless steel spiders, sometimes supported by glass fins, wire rope technology, Tension rod or some steel truss structures.This provides a frameless glazing façade through a web of glass sheet sealed together from the building structure. The joints between the panes of glass are sealed with a silicone sealant.
Depending on the choices made by the architect, the point-fixed structural glass wall can be supported by different types of structure : steel frame, structures made of stainless steel cable, glass beams, structures incorporating cross-braces, etc.
The system featuring monolithic, laminated glasses, and Insulating glass.
The system is intended for both exterior and interior applications, and is ideal for vertical and sloping walls. It can be used in shopping arcades, atriums, passageways, exhibition rooms, glass roofing, canopies, reception areas and other applications.