Manufacturers of
Rooflights, Structural Glazing,
Canopies & Walkways

Swinton Fitzwilliam Junior School
Naturalspan Barrel Vault canopy
Project Description

Project: Swinton Fitzwilliam Junior School

Location: Swinton, England

Main contractor: George Hurst & Sons Ltd

Specification: 1No 41,800mm x 3000mm x 2200mm to the underside of ring beam, NLS independent 30º low-rise NaturalSpan barrel vault structural steel canopy, constructed from 80 x 80 x 3mm SHS steel uprights, cross ties, diagonal ties and ring beam, 300 x 300 x 10mm base plates for bolting to concrete pads supplied others, horizontal steel transoms to take 72.000m² of vertical side glazing, steelwork to be shot blasted, zinc primed to inter zinc 72, polyester powder coated paint finish to BS 6496 colour Green.

Roof Glazing Specification

NLS 30º low-rise NaturalSpan barrel vault, aluminium glazing bar gasketed system with secondary water management including aluminium flashings to suit, glazed with 5mm solid sheet UV protected polycarbonate colour T.B.C.

Side Glazing Specification

72,000m² of vertical side glazing to two sides of the canopy, vertical side glazing from the underside of ring beam to the top of a concrete wall, all to be glazed with 6mm clear toughened glass.