Modern Construction Envelopes by Andrew Watts

By Andrew Watts

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W indow frame 12. Sectional roller shutter formed from composite panels 13. Roof construction , composite panels are shown 14. Metal trim IS. Exposed gutter I 6. Concealed gutter 17. Metal parapet coping 18. Stick glazed curtain walling 19. Door frame MC E 38 ~ Horizontal section I: I0. Door jamb with metal sheet forming panel in door reveal. composite panels w it h a vert ical cover st rip D evelop ment s used for all vertical joints. Th e use of composite metal panels is increas- W here many w indows are requ ired at a ing int o building ty pes beyond industrial parti cular height o n a facade, as w hen pro vid- buildings, into office buildings and spo r ts facil- ing light into an upper floor, it is co mmo n t o ities.

For this reason, the special corner panelsand parapet panelsare used Vertical section 1:5 Curved parap et deta il w ith fully interlocking connections Me E 40 Ver t ical section I S-Aluminium window set into reveal in cladding increasingly. Ho rizontal section I :5. Insulated corne r connection betwe en composite panels with fully interl ocking connection Hori zontal section 1:5. Fully interloc king external corner panel D etails Horizontal section 1:5. Fully interl ocking curved internal corner panel I.

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