Proteus CX System
Application

Can be installed on to any type of wall construction.

Description

An integrated modular rainscreen system that offers a flat façade, with an ultra-thin porcelain ceramic facing.


The porcelain ceramic facing is produced by an environmentally friendly technology, its gas and dust emission is 20 times less while its CO2 emission is 1000 times less.


Features and benefits:

  • Single and double spans possible.
  • Available in an array of architectural finishes.
  • Uses an aluminium honeycomb core, structurally bonded between a 3 mm porcelain ceramic face and a lightweight metal rear skin.
  • Each panel is supported by the Proteus system of aluminium carriers and ancillary components.
  • No organic pigments, resists UV rays and is colourfast.
  • Freeze-thaw and thermal shock resistant.
  • Class B Impact resistance.
  • Porcelain ceramic has a 100% natural mineral composition.
  • Lightweight, up to 300% lighter than a 20 mm granite rainscreen system.
  • Scratch and abrasion resistant.
  • Non-porous surface, impervious to chemicals, does not accumulate surface dirt.
  • 50 year design life.
  • Fully tested and compliant with CWCT Standards.


Construction:

  • Backing wall.
  • Vapour control layer (VCL).
  • Insulation.
  • Panel support system.
  • Ceramic panels.
  • Panel joints.


Standards/ Certifications:

  • CWCT.
  • EN 13501.
  • BSI 9001.
  • ISO 14001.
  • ISO 18001.

General information

Finish

Project specific, facing designed to look like a material.

Marble

Stone

Cement

Matt

Polished

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Color

Project specific - wide range of colour choices depending on required finish.

Brown

Cream

Grey

White

Black

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Material

Metal

Backing.

Aluminium

Core.

Ceramic

Facing.

Shape

Modular

Flat

Size

Varies dependent on project. 1000 x 3000 mm module size, 990 x 2990 mm (maximum panel size).

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WarrantyDescription

Ten-years

Warranty on the product finish will be dependent on location and subject to a questionnaire - consult manufacturer for details.

Uniclass 2015

Ss_25_20_70_25 Drained and back-ventilated rainscreen cladding systemsPrimary

CAWS

H92/120 Rainscreen cladding

Specification data - Drained and back-ventilated rainscreen cladding systems Enhanced data

System performance

Rainscreen cladding system design.

Thermal insulation

Insulation to be specified by others.

A full range of bracket sizes available to accommodate the specified thickness of insulation.

Secondary support structure

Fully adjustable aluminium support system and ancillary components.

Can be installed on to any type of wall construction.

Cavity fire barriers

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Horizontal

Horizontal Cavity Barriers by others.

As specified by a fire engineer.

Vertical

Vertical Cavity Barriers by others.

As specified by a fire engineer.

Cladding panels

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Material

Finish as specified, consult manufacturer for details.

Ceramic faced.

Finish options available including marble, stone, cement, matt/ polished colours, wood and metallic. Consult manufacturer for details.

Panel joints

10 mm recess joints.

Recess joints. Other joint sizes available on request

Reveals

Bespoke details available to suit project requirements.

Typical opening reveals shown in standard Proteus CX system details.

Samples required

Finish samples.

System samples.

System accessories

Not required.

Extruded aluminium components.

Consult manufacturer, suitable for various applications.

Internal corners.

External corners.

Shaped panels.

Window reveals.

Door reveals.

Copings.

Base flashings.

Product Reference

Proteus CX

Core fire rating

To BS 476: Parts 6 and 7, Class O.

Impact resistance

Class B.

Thickness:

Nominal thickness 44 mm subject to base material thickness.

Environmental information

Country of product manufacture

United Kingdom

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