Proteus GL System
Application

Can be installed on to any type of wall construction.

Description

An integrated modular rainscreen system that offers a flat façade, utilising a back-painted or digitally screen printed glass facing.


Features and benefits:

  • Single and double spans possible.
  • Available in an array of colours, and bespoke design options are available including screen print options to suit project requirements.
  • Uses an aluminium honeycomb core, structurally bonded between a toughened back painted glass face and a lightweight metal rear skin.
  • Each panel is supported by the Proteus system of aluminium carriers and ancillary components.
  • Each panel can be individually adjusted and demounted.
  • Composite construction can be broken down and fully recycled.
  • No visible fixings.
  • Colourfast and resists UV rays.
  • Tested to EN 13501, achieving A2-s1, d0.
  • Lightweight, up to 40% lighter than typical glass structural screens.
  • Ability to integrate with other Proteus Systems - consult manufacturer for details.
  • 50 year design life.
  • Fully tested and compliant with CWCT Standards.


Construction:

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


Standards/ Certifications:

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

General information

Finish

Bespoke

Project specific, dependent on glass type chosen.

Color

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

Black

Blue

Green

Grey

Brown

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Material

Metal

Backing.

Aluminium

Core.

Glass

Facing.

Shape

Modular

Flat

Size

Varies dependent on project. Nominal panel height: 3100 mm. Nominal panel width: 1515 mm.

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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.

 Type and depth is project specific. 

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.

Glass faced.

Options available including AGC Lacobel T, AGC Metelac T, Pilkington, and Saint Gobain Emalit Evolution. Consult manufacturer for further details.

Panel joints

10 mm vertical and horizontal baffled joints.

Other joint sizes available on request.

Reveals

Bespoke details available to suit project requirements.

Typical opening reveals shown in standard Proteus GL system details.

Samples required

Finish samples.

System samples.

System accessories

Not required.

Extruded aluminium components.

Consult manufacturer, suitable for various applications.

Product Reference

Proteus GL

Core fire rating

A2-s1, d0 to BS EN 13501.

Thickness:

Nominal thickness 45 mm subject to base material thickness.

Environmental information

Country of product manufacture

United Kingdom

Recyclability

100%

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