Mullion systems comprise a remarkably diverse range of novel structural solutions in facade applications. The simplest form includes a steel or aluminum section positioned at every vertical joint in the glazing grid.
Cable nets represent the ultimate in elegant minimalist structural systems, and provide optimum transparency when the effect of a sheer glass membrane is desired.
Grid Shell structural systems are another means to minimize the visual mass of structure. They can be used in vertical and overhead applications, as well as to form complete building enclosures.
Virtually any type of glazing system can be used with structural glass facades. Check out the options.
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