Rainscreen façade - large flat panels suitable for complex panel shapes.
VMZ Composite is a multi-layered panel made up of two sheets of zinc that are 0.5 mm thick and thermo-glued on either side of a 3 mm-thick mineral-rich polyethylene core for optimum reaction to fire. It is manufactured using tested Alcoa Architecture Products technology, combining the qualities, elegance and durability of VMZINC with the rigidity and smoothness of composite. VMZ Composite offers unique architectural possibilities for facades.
Installed on a wall-mounted framework as part of a ventilated façade offering a healthy, durable solution for buildings. VMZ Composite can be installed in cassettes or riveted/ screwed-down sheets.
When tested for bond integrity, in accordance with ASTM D-903 (simulating resistance to panel delamination), there shall be no adhesive failure of the bond:
Installation on a metal substructure allowing back ventilation. Airtightness is provided by the structural wall.
Exceptionally ﬂat; Exclusive large dimensions for zinc; Dimensional stability and exceptional rigidity; Suitable for complex shapes (can be formed, and bent easily); The elegance of zinc
On request; available with QUARTZ-ZINC and PIGMENTO finishes. Consult manufacturer and insert requirement.
Up to 6000 mm
On request; consult manufacturer and insert requirement.
Various sizes available with the addition of the following on request:
1250 mm with a thickness of 0.70 mm.
Due to the dark colour of ANTHRA-ZINC it should be carefully considered before using on non-rinsed surfaces such as protected facades and soffits.