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Sotech Ltd

Sotech Ltd

Safe, sustainable facade solutions

+44 (0)191 587 9213 www.sotech-optima.co.uk

ABOUT SOTECH

Sotech was formed in 1982 and is a leading designer and manufacturer of the Optima range of engineered metal rainscreen cladding and architectural fabrications.


With offices in North East England and London, Sotech provides rainscreen cladding solutions to its clients nationwide.


Sotech puts a heavy focus on product innovation and testing and has full system tests for the complete Optima range of rainscreen cladding systems. Sotech is one of the few manufacturers that can provide true A1 Non-Combustible rainscreen systems.


SOTECH VALUES

Sotech are committed to delivering enduring Rainscreen solutions that are safe, innovative and market leading in design and manufacturing.


Providing customers with safe solutions

Sotech pride themselves on being the safe hands in the industry. Committed to providing enduring and safe solutions can be witnessed in the volume of testing it does in the UK and Dubai, with a particular focus on innovation for fire safety, providing true A1 and A2 rainscreen solutions ahead of the market.


Working closely with architects, specifiers, fire consultants, main contractors, and installers from the conception of a project to the moment the final panel is placed.


Sotech's team of expert rainscreen cladding specialists share industry knowledge generously and go the extra mile to get projects complete to the highest standards and enhance the reputation of rainscreen cladding in the industry.


Sotech is also accredited to ISO9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001.


Sotech is committed to minimising the environmental impact of our manufacturing process.


All systems carry full CWCT certification and the Optima FC+, TFC+ and Edge have met the fire requirements of BR 135 when tested to BS 8414 in specific system configurations.


MANUFACTURE

Sotech have invested in state-of-the-art manufacturing technology and facilities. Following Design for Manufacture (DFM) processes. DFM allows potential problems to be fixed in the design phase of a project, ensuring we meet clients most specific requirements consistently and on time.


FAMILY FEEL, INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE

Sotech buildings can be seen in every major city across the UK and Ireland and our products have gained widespread international recognition, supplying to projects in the Middle East. This is a testament to the skill, commitment, and loyalty of our team.






Products

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Optima FC+ (Secret Fix Rainscreen)

Optima FC+ (Secret Fix Rainscreen)

Optima Edge Rainscreen Cladding

Optima Edge Rainscreen Cladding

Optima TFC+

Optima TFC+

Optima® Shingles

Optima® Shingles

Case studies

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Leeds Beckett University, Carnegie School of Sports

Leeds Beckett University, Carnegie School of Sports

Horizon Heights, Student Accommodation, Liverpool

Horizon Heights, Student Accommodation, Liverpool

Queen Margaret Academy, Ayr

Queen Margaret Academy, Ayr

Calico, Norton Street, Liverpool

Calico, Norton Street, Liverpool

Literature

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Optima XPC

Optima XPC

Optima Perforated Rainscreen

Optima Perforated Rainscreen

CWCT Certificate for Sotech Optima XPC Extruded Aluminium Plank Rainscreen

CWCT Certificate for Sotech Optima XPC Extruded Aluminium Plank Rainscreen

Optima Shingles

Optima Shingles

Trade names

  • alternative trade names
  • Optima
  • Optima FC Secret Fix Rainscreen
  • Optima IPC Pressed Plank
  • Optima TFC Through Fix Cassett Rainscreen
  • Optima XPC Extruded Plank
  • Sotech
  • Sotech Architectural Facades
  • trading as Sotech Limited
  • Rainscreen Cladding
  • Rainscreen
  • Cladding
  • Testing
  • BS8414
  • br135
  • Fire
  • Fire Testing
  • Sustainability