Curtain walls

GEODE MX 52

Visible Grid

Creative curtain wall

Characteristics
Grid effect
Horizontal trame
Vertical trame
Visible grid
Acoustic
Single glazing
Thermal efficiency
Concealed opening
“Trame” aspects
Faceted facades
Larger glass sizes.
Infills held in place
Choice of glazing gaskets
Design
Specific option
Thermal insulation
Performances
Sash
Aesthetic
Economical
Homogeneous appearance
Large sizes
Sun shading

GEODE MX successfully combines the creative and visual demands of architects and the functional needs of contractors, developers and occupiers. By simplifying the technical aspects, manufacturing, and the installation process ensuring high quality, convenience and cost-efficiency.

Documentation
GEODE MX 52 brochure (pdf)
Specifications GEODE MX 52
Specifications GEODE MX Single Glazing

Product benefits

LARGE SIZES

  • Glass volume up to 6 m² (half-perimeter up to 5 m)
  • Max weight up to 400 kg by glass volume
  • Glass infill up to 42 mm

DIVERSITY OF APPLICATIONS

  • Grid aspect
  • Horizontal trame aspect
  • Vertical trame aspect
  • SSG aspect (Structural Sealant Glazing)

DIVERSITY OF FORMS

  • A wide range of external caps for greater aesthetic choice
  • Facetted façade +/-10°

HIGH PERFORMANCE

  • Ucw = 1.4 W/m²K. with Ug = 1.1 W/m²K. (Grid aspect)
  • Air permeability (Class A4)R7 / PASS under pressure and depression 1600 Pa and 2400 Pa (sudden pressure)
  • Ucw = 1.5W/m²K with Ug = 1.1W/m²K (Beaded glazing)

More information

Tests report

BIM

Projects using curtain walls GEODE MX 52

Lawson Quay, Lancaster

United Kingdom
Caton Court, part of the wider Lawson’s Quay site, is currently being built by Eric Wright Construction for the developer Hines UK, while Preston based LDG Contracts is the specialist fabricator which chose to utilise the Technal MX curtain wall and FY65 window systems for the first phase of the project.

Business Center de Oliveira de Azemeis, Matosinhos, Portugal

Portugal

ARCHITECT AGENCY: TELMO CASTRO & PEDRO MENDES ARCHITECTS
OWNER: CÃMARA MUNICIPAL DE OLIVEIRA DE AZEMEIS, JOAQUIM JORGE FERREIRA
TECHNAL METAL BUILDER: JOSÉ CARVALHO, METALCOVO
PHOTOGRAPHER: JOÃO MORGADO

AWARD: WATA 2019

Dock Office, Salford

United Kingdom
The residential Refurbishment of the Iconic 1920's Dock Office in Salford Quays has included a stunning two-storey steel-framed structure at the roof level, incorporating Technal MX Toggle Curtain Walling to all sides achieving panoramic views across the city.

Bicentenary Cultural Centre

Argentina
ARCHITECTS: ENRIQUE BARES, FEDERICO BARES, NICOLÁS BARES, DANIEL BECKER, CLAUDIO FERRARI AND FLORENCIA SCHNACK (B4FS ARQUITECTOS) PROPERTY DEVELOPER: PRESIDENTIAL PALACE OF ARGENTINA FEDERAL PLANNING MINISTRY FABRICATOR: TECNOMUR S.A. PHOTOGRAPHY: ANDRES NEGRONI

Maison d’Architecture d’Aquitaine

France
ARCHITECTS: JULIE AND MATHIEU DE MARIEN (FABRE/DE MARIEN ARCHITECTES) PROMOTER: ORDRE DES ARCHITECTES D’AQUITAINE FABRICATOR: MIROITERIE LAFOSSE PHOTOGRAPHY: STÉPHANE CHALMEAU

Cinema and culturel Center Le Domino

France
ARCHITECTS: AGENCE DEPRICK AND MANIAQUE PROMOTER: COMMUNE DE MÉRU FABRICATOR: FOUCAULT PHOTOGRAPHY: PHILIPPE DEPRICK