Accessing new roof heights – Boxed Glazed

Accessing new roof heights – Boxed Glazed

Boxed Glazed
Boxed Rooflight

Boxed Glazed Sliding Rooflights – Putney Bridge Road, London

Surespan were approached to manufacture a bespoke roof access solution for a block of luxury offices and apartments in Putney Bridge Road, London.

The boxed glazed sliding rooflights with a glazed vertical upstand were designed to fit a structural opening of 1000 x 3075. The sliding lid was operated electrically via concealed 24v DC actuators and a push button switch.

The sliding roof light provided a head room of nearly 2 metres allowing safe and easy access via the staircase for a unique and luxury roof terrace access solution.

Surespan Boxed sliding rooflights can be specified with a glazed upstand or solid aluminium with a glazed opening lid. The 35.5mm sealed double glazed unit comprises of Pilkington 6mm toughened K polished all round outer pane, a 20mm Warm Edge silver spacer bar that is argon filled, and finally a Pilkington 9.5mm toughened & laminated inner pane. The sealed glazed unit has a U-Value of 1.5 W/m²K.

A glazed, side arranged, vertical door of manual operation can be included however this door cannot be operated with the lid closed.

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