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Therm+ H-I Timber Curtain Wall Systems

November 21, 2022

Therm+ H-I Timber Curtain Wall Systems

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The aesthetic and material benefits of sustainable, well-engineered timber curtain walls are well documented. But Unicel Architectural’s Therm+ H-I curtain wall systems with proven RAICO technology and high-quality glazing by Unicel Architectural take curtain wall performance to the next level.

That’s because each Therm+ H-I curtain wall system (available in sizes of 56 and 76 mm) combines lightweight and elegant design with Passive House certification-level thermal insulation, along with superior wind resistance and greater air tightness than any other curtain wall product on the market.

Therm+ H-I curtain wall systems can be equipped with a range of glazing products, including double or triple glazed Vision Control™ integrated louvers for unprecedented comfort and control of vision, light, temperature and sound. Rich timber facades can be fabricated from any timber-based material, including glue laminated Douglas fir, red cedar, black spruce, or other woods – helping contribute to biophilic design principles.

The Therm+ H-I system strictly separates all structural elements from functional components, such as gaskets and the aluminum profile, for longer product life and functionality. Recent Unicel Architectural products featuring Therm+ H-I 56 and 76mm curtain walls include:

System Features

  • System width: 56/76 mm
  • Rectangular profile depth: 25 to 200 mm
  • Drainage levels: 2 or 3
  • Infill thickness: 4 to 64 mm
  • Glass weight: Up to 600 kg
  • Polygonal assembly: Up to 45 degrees
  • Application glass roofs: Inclinations of up to 2 degrees

Key Benefits

  • RAICO insulating block technology for stepless thermal insulation
  • Two types of screw fixed aluminum base profiles (with or without profile locator)
  • Integrated drainage system
  • Superior wind resistance (2.5/3.75 kN/m2), water tightness (RE 2,100), air permeability (AE (>600), fire resistance (F30/G30/E130), and burglar resistance (RC2/RC3)
  • Can also be outfitted with Vision Control™ louvered glazing

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Company: UNICEL Architectural Corp.

Product: Specialty Glazing

Source: https://unicelarchitectural.com/therm-h-i-timber-curtain-wall-systems/



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