Architectural Suite

window innovation

leading providers of aluminium joinery

The sky’s the limit with our architectural suite. Leading edge design by Matt Cochrane (Lead Designer, Omega) delivers a bold, contemporary style that will look exceptional in any situation.  Cleverly executed to present flat sleek surfaces to the exterior of your home, while providing incredible strength, enabling high and wide spans for windows and doors. Frame that view, withstand New Zealand’s harsh weather conditions, look fabulous- this system has it all. For the technical details- read on. If you just want to see it in action, come into our showroom at 11 Iversen Tce and let us introduce you.

Overall Features

  • Window and door systems can be glazed with units up to 30mm in thickness
  • For continuity and the ability to couple readily, two system depths are offered, 106mm (slider) and 159mm (stacking slider)
  • Aesthetically the various system parts are all flush front and square in appearance
  • The Omega Architectural Suite is primarily a square cut framing system. This provides durable and very strong connections between structural and framing members.
  • A range of fixing options for a variety of installation types.
  • Range includes:
    1. Awning & Casement Windows
    2. Hinged Doors
    3. Sliding Doors
    4. Bi-folding Doors & Windows
    5. French Doors
    6. Pivot Doors
  • Windows and Doors have been designed to span 2.7m in a very high wind zone, 1760Pa ULS (1250Pa SLS)
  • The door systems can be internally or externally beaded to allow for internal site glazing on more difficult sites.
  • 25mm facings to provide additional weathering at the frame edge over a traditional residential framing cover.

Windows

  • Architectural Window platform is 52mm in depth with a ‘square’ internal aesthetic providing a substantial internal appearance at the frame edge
  • 52mm Window Platform depth provides substantial sash strength allowing large sash spans up to 2 metres in height
  • Sash options can provide for a flat exterior look, with a glass line constant with the fixed light, or a more highly performing facing sash
  • Mullions boxed for strength internally to provide a structural commercial appearance
  • Range of framing options to provide more cost effective installation for smaller windows
  • Split Mullion option to provide the option of unitized installation for strip glazing of larger units

Hinged & French Doors

  • Heavy Duty 46mm Cast Aluminium Hinges to provide durability and strength
  • 52mm panel depth to provide additional span capability for the door suite
  • Omega proprietary strip drive locking. Provides durable/silent operation for multi-point locking door sashes.
  • Range of proprietary stainless steel door strikes with concealed fixing systems
  • Wide door stile and rail options for additional strength
  • Foam Q Lon perimeter sealing for higher weathering and acoustic performance

Sliding Doors

  • High capability rollers have been developed and tested, capable of carrying 450 kilos of glass (225 kilos per roller carriage)
  • Sliding Door Panels are on the outside, providing a higher performance door installation
  • Sliding Door panels can conveniently meet at 90 degrees, allowing for mullion-less internal or external corners.
  • Fixed lights and sliding panels have the same appearance, common sightline
  • Proprietary 4 panel joint (bi-parting doors) solution to provide the narrowest 4 panel joint solution on the market
  • Polyamide track solutions to provide a replaceable surface for the rollers to act on
  • Foam Q Lon internal perimeter sealing for higher weathering and acoustic performance
  • Unique raised track solution to allow water to drain quickly away

Bi-fold Doors

  • Bottom rolling bi-fold to get the operating loads back to the slab
  • 52mm stile with heavy wall thicknesses to provide substantial strength in a small stile width
  • Stainless steel lock strikes for enduring performance
  • Heavy Duty 46mm Cast Aluminium Hinges to provide durability and strength
  • Proprietary bottom rolling hardware
  • Doors have been designed to be suitable for 2.7m heights in a very high wind zone.

Pivot Doors

  • Structurally glazed door panel with virtually invisible rails and hinge stile
  • 52mm panel conceals all the pivot hardware
  • Capable of pivoting door assemblies up to 200 kilos in weight
  • System allows the use of concealed overhead transom closer hardware to control the panel
  • Range of framing types to allow for a variety of installation types
  • Allows the use of dust sockets for discrete multipoint locking strikes
  • Designed to allow door assemblies up to 2.7 metres in height and 1.4metres in width
  • Liner frame pivot options
  • Sill frame heights as low as 30mm in height are available
  • Square cut commercial frame conventions for durability in frame connections