High performance glazing from GLASSOLUTIONS features in Londons new £100m London Designer Outlet complex at Wembley Park
The glazing specification delivers optimum solar control, high light transmission and thermal efficiency as well as meeting performance standards for anti-vandalism, acoustic efficiency, strength and safety.
Designed by Leslie Jones Architects, facades and shopfront specialists DML Group completed the £2.5m glazing fit out for main contractor John Sisk & Son using glass from GLASSOLUTIONS.
Single-glazed shop fronts feature 13.5mm heat-strengthened clear SGG Stadip Protect Planidur Planilux glass. Two-ply lamination provides anti-vandalism and anti-bandit performance with units withstanding loads of 1.5 tonnes to ensure public safety. The glazing cuts out 67% of the suns heat energy whilst allowing 60% of the suns light into the building.
Double glazed units comprise outer panes of 6mm SGG Securit Cool-lite SKN165ii and inner panes of 13.5mm SGG Stadip Protect Planidur Planilux with a 14mm 90% argon filled cavity to provide a u-value of 1.1.
Both double glazed units and single glass shop front deliver a sound reduction of 37Rw dB for ambient noise and 33Rw dB for road traffic noise.