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FIRE RATED GLAZING SOLUTIONS FACADES + PERFORMACE


OLD SOLUTION

WIRED AND CERAMIC GLASS IN LIMITED SIZES AND APPLICATIONS

60-90 min. doorlites up to 100 sq. in.

20-45 min. openings limited to 25% of the wall


FIRE RATED GLASS IN EXTERIOR APPLICATIONS PROVIDE: CAN BE FURTHER CUSTOMIZED TO ALSO PROTECT AGAINST: FIRE RATING

CLEAR VIEWS HURRICANE

BALLISTIC

THERMAL PERFORMACE

AIR + WATER TIGHT

BLAST


FIRE RATED GLASS TESTING

Test includes:

(except for 20 min. doors)


FIRE ENDURANCE TEST


HOSE STREAM TEST


FIRE RATED GLASS TESTING

Test includes:


FIRE RESISTIVE GLASS BLOCKS RADIANT HEAT

•  Glass  exposed  to  fire   •   Fire  retardant  forms        into  heat  absorbing  char   •   Glass  temperature        remains  low,  radiant        heat  is  blocked  


NEW SOLUTION

TRANSPARENT FIRE RATED WALLS IN THE BUILDING ENVELOPE

Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, NY Architect: Ennead Architects Glazier: W&W Glass, LLC

Midtown Community Court in New York, NY Architect: DMJM Harris/AECOM Glazier: Egan Architectural Metal & Glass


NEW SOLUTION

TRANSPARENT FIRE RATED WALLS IN THE BUILDING ENVELOPE

Jewish Home for the Aged in San Francisco, CA Architect: Herman Coliver Locus Glazier: Guarantee Glass

CMC Kravis Hall in Claremont, CA Architect: Rafael Vinoly Architects Glazier: Benson Industries


NEW SOLUTION

TRANSPARENT FIRE RATED WALLS IN THE BUILDING ENVELOPE

Sapphire Towers in San Diego, CA Architect: AVRP Studios Glazier: Starline Windows

UNC Genome Sciences Building in Chapel Hill, NC Architect: Skimore Owings & Merrill


DYNAMIC CURTAIN WALL TESTING

SAFTIfire CW Framing Mock-up

Dynamic Water Testing (AAMA 501.1-05)

ALSO TESTED AND PASSED: §  Static Pressure Water Resistance (ASTM E 331-00) §  Structural Performance (ASTM E 330-2) § 

Seismic Movement (AAMA 501.4-09) Thermal Cycling and Condensation Evaluation

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Interstory Vertical Displacement

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Air Infiltration Chamber (ASTM E-283-04)


DYNAMIC CURTAIN WALL TESTING

PROJECT: The Kensington in Boston, MA ARCHITECT: The Architecture Team GLAZIER: Cheviot PRODUCTS: SuperLite II-XL 60 insulated with Solarban 70XL in SAFTIfire CW Framing THERMAL PERFORMANCE: Average U-Value no greater than 0.40 SHGC no greater than 0.25


FIRE AND HURRICANE RATED ASSEMBLIES

New VA Medical Center in Orlando, FL Architect: RLF Glazier: Harmon Inc.

Las Olas Beach Club and Condominiums in Ft. Lauderdale, FL Architect: Sieger Suarez Architectural Partnership Glazier: RC Aluminum

TESTED AND PASSED: ASTM E-119/NFPA 251/UL 263 up for 2 hours for fire resistance. TAS 201, TAS 202, TAS 203, ASTM E-1196, ASTM E-330, ASTM E-1886, ASTM E-283-99, ASTM E-331-00 and AAMA 1304-02 for hurricane resistance.


VAMC SILL DETAIL

Unitized Fire and Hurricane Rated System with Custom Flashing


SUNSHADES

Project: Oakland Airport Connector – Doolittle BART Station in Oakland, CA Architect: ED2 International General Contractor: Turner Construction Glazing Contractor: Bagatelos Glass


GPX INTEGRATION WITH SUNSHADE SYSTEM


DESIGN ASSIST, BIM, THERMAL ANALYSIS

Project: Aspen Art Museum in Aspen, CO Architect: Shigeru Ban / CCY Architects Glazier: Harmon Inc. Application: 2-hour exterior CW adjacent to elevator


CUSTOM TIE BACK DETAIL


DESIGN ASSIST, BIM, THERMAL ANALYSIS

CUSTOM GLASS MAKE-UP: Low-iron SuperLite II-XL 120 with laminated glass and hard coat low-e insulated with Viracon Starphire VE 13-85

BIM models of 2-hour CW to show connection to non-rated systems

Thermal analysis to show 2-hour CW meeting overall U-value of 0.31


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FACADES + PERFORMACE

Materials Panel Presentation - SAFTIFIRST Fire Rated Glazing Solutions  
Materials Panel Presentation - SAFTIFIRST Fire Rated Glazing Solutions  

Materials Panel Presentation - Saftifirst Fire Rated Glazing Solutions by Tim Nass of SAFTIFIRST - Facades+ NYC 2014