Technical


CareyGlass manufacture VISTATHERM  branded insulated units to EN 1279, the European harmonised quality system. Insulating glass units are fabricated according to the customers specifications and can be constructed using a large variety of glass products to achieve desired aesthetics, meet design criteria, building regulations and/or to improve solar control and thermal performance.

Glass options include clear, low iron, high performance soft coat Low-E as standard or high performance (high selective) Solar Neutral, body tints, reflective, silk-screened, spandrel, laminated, decorative and wired glass.

The glass panes of an IG unit can be annealed, tempered or laminated and a size range from 250mm x 250mm up to 5900 x 3150mm can be supplied.

VISTATHERM glass units are used in essentially all exterior building applications, including vertical glazing, sloped glazing, overhead glazing and skylights, and also in both vision and spandrel (non-vision) areas.

Depending on the glass type used, IG units can be designed for:

  • Light and solar control
  • Sound control
  • Ultraviolet protection (to reduce fading)
  • Security
  • Bullet resistance
  • Decorative applications, including Georgian insert and leaded designs