About Technal

A Pioneering Façade Specialist

The Technal brand from SAPA Building Systems was created 50 years ago and is a pioneering international specialist in architectural aluminium façade systems.

Technal has established an unrivalled reputation for innovative and inspirational design solutions and has built up an impressive portfolio of award-winning projects.

With a history in the UK which spans more than 30 years, Technal’s door, window and curtain walling systems have been used to create purpose-designed façades for buildings in sectors as diverse as offices, airports, leisure, schools and higher education, healthcare and apartments

Technal has a clear understanding of the requirements of architects, contractors, developers, building occupiers and fabricators, which has enabled it to engineer an innovative, technically advanced and highly flexible product portfolio

A Global Façade Brand

Construction clients, architects and contractors benefit from:

  • The R&D resources and track record of Technal – a global façade brand
  • A technical support team to work with you at every stage, from initial concept design and the preparation of specifications
  • A national network of approved fabricators in the UK and Ireland
  • A commitment to advising and training fabricators and installers at Technal’s dedicated training centre, to ensure standards of the highest quality
  • A range of IT packages for the production of fast and accurate project drawings, estimating and design
  • A portfolio of award-winning architectural projects

Superior Façade Systems for the Most Demanding Applications

Each system in the Technal range has been developed to provide:

  • Enhanced thermal efficiency
  • Unrivalled visual appeal and design flexibility
  • Low maintenance
  • Full compatibility with other Technal façade products
  • Ease of fabrication and installation
  • Quality components for long-term performance
  • Advanced manufacturing techniques for precise installation and ongoing performance to specification
  • A wide range of mill finished, anodised and polyester powder coated finishes
  • The reassurance of rigorous testing to BS EN standards for wind resistance, water tightness and air permeability
  • Slim and consistent sight lines
  • A wide variety of design options such as shaped caps and concealed vents for curtain walling; a modular low rise façade system; curved window profiles and a choice of module sizes; stylish and contemporary door and window furniture.