Published On: Fri, Apr 17th, 2020

Metal Technology Ltd

Address: Steeple Road Industrial Estate, Antrim BT41 1AB

Tel: 028 9448 7777 – Email: sales@metaltechnology.comWebsite:

Defining spaces with Metal Technology

Since 1985, Metal Technology has been defining spaces through its architectural glazing solutions and has grown to become one of the UK and Ireland’s leading designers and suppliers of bespoke aluminium window, door, curtain wall and solar shading systems for commercial and residential applications. Committed to excellence in all aspects of sustainable product design, customer service and technical support, the company has become a trusted partner of fabricators, developers, contractors and architects.

Product Range – Metal Technology’s product portfolio encompasses over 30 window, door, curtain walling, brise soleil and louvre systems. Its Thermally Enhanced (Hi+) portfolio offers the designer a wide and diverse choice of profiles that provide structural integrity, weather performance, thermal enhancement and security.

Technical Support – Metal Technology offers a comprehensive design and specification service to architects, developers and main contractors through a team of architectural advisors. Tailored specifications can be provided online with NBS standards, supported with CAD details and performance data as well as BIM family models for integration into construction drawings.

SECTORS: Education – Metal Technology has vast experience of providing fenestration solutions for over a 1000 universities, colleges and schools throughout the UK. In recent years, student housing developments have advanced greatly, both aesthetically and functionally. Metal Technology’s products have proved beneficial for these applications where lifecycle, strength and durability are key. This, combined with a wide choice of window and door configurations, including locking and security options, offers a complete design solution. Substantial increases in the amount of student rooms becoming available to rent through purpose-designed student accommodation, has provided strong demand for Metal Technology’s product portfolio across the UK.

Retail – From leading supermarkets and shopping centres to high spec showrooms, Metal Technology’s products have provided designers with the flexibility to combine aesthetic architectural statements with value engineered practicality, performance and durability. Projects such as Wallace Well Retail Park and brands such as Porcelanosa, Asda and Tesco demonstrate the company’s track record in delivering solutions in this competitive and diversified sector.

Leisure – With substantial experience in the hotel sector across mainland UK, Metal Technology has been in a prime position to bring its design solutions and high-performance product to major new hotels in Belfast and across the UK and Ireland with involvement in the Grand Central Hotel, AC Hotel by Marriott, the Maldron and Hampton by Hilton as well as Jurys. The company has also completed major leisure projects such as Aintree Racecourse and the British Golf Museum in St. Andrews.

Healthcare – From Glasgow’s Victoria and Southern General Hospitals to its Maryhill Health Centre which showcase the latest technology and healthcare provision in a way that is inspiring and inviting to the public, Metal Technology has applied its expertise in close collaboration with designers to deliver financially economic yet technically robust solutions.
Commercial – Metal Technology’s architectural glazing systems continue to be utilised in many of the new commercial schemes being constructed and developed throughout the UK. The recently completed award winning centre of excellence headquarters in Cookstown for CDE Global is a high spec showcase building that will see clients visit from all over the world. Metal Technology’s products offered design solutions that were a perfect fit for this prestigious, high quality office development. The prestigious 64,000 sq ft Victoria Gate commercial office building in Woking was awarded the BCO UK Regional Award in the Refurbished / Recycled Category for the South of England / South Wales and the Aurora building in Bristol achieved an outstanding BREEAM award. Both these high-quality office spaces feature Metal Technology’s high performance system 17 curtain walling glazing products.

Residential – Signature apartment blocks in London, Belfast and Manchester are excellent examples of how Metal Technology’s windows, curtain walling, sliding and bifold doors meet the aesthetic, security and thermal performance requirements of any building. Finishes can vary internally and externally, adding to the design possibilities, while the intrinsic qualities of aluminium – infinite recyclability, durability, strength and lightness mean it is one of the most sustainable building materials in use today.