PUBLIC SECTOR PROPERTIES
Important factors which need to be considered for Public sector buildings being built, re-furbished or extended include security, durability, robustness, suitability, appearance and costs, among many other considerations when work on Police Stations, Hospitals, Medical Centres, Public Utility properties is to be undertaken.
Dotcom Glazing can offer this extensive choice of options from the range of systems we fabricate at our Headquarters and Fabrication base in Oadby, Leicestershire.
Supplying windows and doors with a standard specification through to highly secure products is within our specification, all of which have the ability to be glazed with high specification glass to meet thermal, acoustic and security requirements when called for in a specific situation.Entrance doors and screens are offered both thermally broken or as solid aluminium extrusion, aesthetically similar thus offering both external and internal installation options.
Curtain Walling and Structural glazing systems are within our range offering attractive glazed features to high rise buildings and giving the option of extra light into the structure.Brie Soleil can be included onto the external surface of a building to protect sensitive areas from direct sunlight (I.T. Rooms, south elevations etc). and this system offers automatic operation (solar) as well as standard fixed blade assemblies.
Dotcom Glazing will support a client by offering design and suitability advise to clients from our in-house team which is very well supported by our system suppliers who are available to be called on should we require a supportive view on a project.
All installation work is undertaken by fully accredited and certified personnel and under the control of our Contract Managers and Site Supervisors.
Casement, inward/ outward opening, pivot, tilt/turn, top swing, slide, fixed light, parallel styles– are all available with a choice of locking systems.
Hinged inward/outward opening, concealed closer, slide, bi-folding – are available manual/automatic operation, emergency release, with a choice of locking mechanisms.
Thermally broken or standard aluminium available, manual/automatic, hinged/ sliding/bi-parting/revolving are all within our range of options.
Is a curtain wall which can be designed and installed as a vertical, facet shaped or slope glazed feature to the building offering maximum light with a pleasing aesthetic appearance to both large and small buildings.
A wide choice of mullions and transoms along with a variety of featured external capping offers great flexibility in design whilst still allowing rapid on-site installation.
Is a product which facilitates a ‘ladder-frame method of fabrication in the factory allowing the product to be delivered pre-assembled in sections ready for fast and efficient quality installation on site.
This system accommodates a wide range of windows and entrance doors making it ideally suited for low and medium rise facades, shop fronts and showrooms.
Are systems designed to give a seamless uninterrupted glass to glass facade within the structure of the building. It can constructed by using concealed transoms and top hung frameless vents as a semi-structural facade or by using ‘spider’ fixings for fixed glazed screen.
These systems are very versatile and can be used on both high and low rise structures
Designed to be mounted to the exterior of a building to reduce the glare and heat factor on vulnerable areas of property. The system can incorporate automatic gearing (ie. Solar control) for maximum benefits, and adds an aesthetic feature to the overall design of the property.
Glass or Featured designed product ideal for balconies, staircases, external walkways etc.,
A versatile product offering a high degree of safety whilst being a very eye-catching and practical inclusion to any building
Many options of finishes are available( stainless steel, painted etc) along with different assembly combinations.
Bespoken design Glazed canopies for Entrances, Links, Walkways etc are available within our range of aluminium systems.
Fabricated to your specific detail or proposed by our design team, you can have the produce suitable for your purpose whilst enhancing the appearance of the property.
Fabricated in aluminium or steel, and glazed to meet the current Building regulations and directives , are available to your required specification or can be designed to a bespoken detail by our designers. Technical specification can be supplied on request.
A comprehensive range of styles of glazing (hinge, lift-out, slide, fixed etc..) are available to suit bolt-on applications to existing primary installations or can be incorporated with a new primary glazing programme for acoustic enhancement to meet contract specification requirements.
A specifically design system of high security windows & doors are available for installations where the building is vunerable to vandal attack or intrusion into sensitive areas of the property.
The products are available glazed or with integral mesh security panelling installed. Test certification data is available with a quotation, on request.