Manufacturers of
Rooflights, Structural Glazing,
Canopies & Walkways

Fochriw Primary School
Fastlock Canopy
Project Description

Project: Fochriw Primary School

Location:  Fochriw, Wales

Main contractor: Caerphilly C B C Property Services

Specification: 1NO 3600mm x 2650mm x 2900mm, 1NO 20100mm at 1820mm wide, 7585mm at 4282mm wide, all by 2.900m high to underside of ring beam shaped structural steel canopy, 1no direction change and two-directional changes to roof glazing, constructed from 100 x 100mm steel box section uprights cross ties, diagonal ties and ring beam, 250 x 250 x 10mm base plates for bolting to concrete pads supplied by others, guttering to one part of the canopy, horizontal steel transoms to take vertical side glazing to all sides, 2no single aluminium doors, all steelwork to be shot blasted zinc primed inter zinc 72 polyester powder coated paint finish BS/6496 colour Red.

Roof Glazing Specification

16mm single sloped fastlock glazing system at 10° pitch, factory assembled interlocking panels with secondary water management including necessary flashings to suit, glazed with 16mm clear UV protected structural multi wall polycarbonate.

Side Glazing Specification

Side glazing to be split into two halves, top half to be glazed with 4mm clear UV protected polycarbonate, the bottom half to be solid aluminium panels P.P.C. to match.