Design Benefits of Glassfibre Reinforced Concrete (GRC)

Design Benefits of Glassfibre Reinforced Concrete (GRC)

One of the many benefits of Glassfibre Reinforced Concrete (GRC) is its flexibility from a design perspective. At GB Architectural Products, we are able to offer a wide range of designs, styles and finishes in order to meet your requirements.

By partnering with GB Architectural Products, you can have full confidence that your glass fibre reinforced cladding project will be designed by the most experienced, practical and trustworthy GRC design professionals. All of our panels and fixings are designed in accordance with the industry-standard GRCA design guide, encompassing all stresses, loadings, fixings and movement, interfacing, sequencing have been fully within the detailed design process.

All of our design works are supported by PI cover and collateral design warranties.

This can include:

  • Design meetings and project workshops.
  • Collaboration with the site team and other interfacing sub-contractors.
  • Preparation of all fixing details and connections back to substrate.
  • Detailed design process including on-line document management and approval process.
  • Issue of detailed coded General Arrangement drawings, sections, calculated fixing details, panel fabrication drawings and full calculation schedules.
  • Installation arrangement drawings

Prior to any detailed design being undertaken, GB Architectural Products are also able to provide a variety of estimation and pre-contract services. These include:

  • Full take-offs and preparation of easy to follow quotation schedules.
  • Pre-Design Advice
  • Contract Case Studies
  • Substrate recommendations and typical fixing details advice
  • Product samples/Colour matching service
  • Project Specific Design Workshops
  • Factory visit…. By arrangement.

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