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Hotel Steigenberger

Hotels&restaurants

2012

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Address : Sachsenplatz
04103 Leipzig
Germany
Contact person : Verkaufsbüro Nord-Ost
info@wicona.de
- Germany

Architect : Architektur- und Konstruktionsbüro - Dipl.-Ing. Eduardo Cerda - Albert-Schweitzer-Str. 2 - 04317 - Leipzig - Germany

Fabricator : Schröter GmbH & Co. - Fensterbau - Strasse des Friedens 28 - 04552 - Borna - Germany

Project details : Renovation of the hotel reception area. Two glass roofs in the shape of cupolas with changing slope could be realised with slim profile contours and only 50 mm system width. As a result the architectural element of a double cupola became a substantial design feature within the new design of the hotel.

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Facade systems

WICTEC 50

Filigree look without any change in appearance to the inner mullion and transom gaskets Ideal for vertical and polygon façades, sloped glazing and spatial structures Individual design thanks to a wide range of profile geometries for the structural and glazing profiles Uf up to 1.2W/m²K, solutionfor passiv houses up to Uf =0.74W/m²K Reliable glass load transmission (up to 4 kN), with adapted transom-joint technology Overlapping and secure drainage at the cross point, without mechanical mullion processing, ensures tried-and-tested impermeability Broad selection of profiles enables economic adaptation to structural requirements, with the additional option of internal reinforcement Glazing from outside featuring single- and/or two-part pressure and cover profiles Design options with concealed or visible screw fixture Extensive solutions for structure junctions and conservatories Burglar resistance up to WK3 with presure profile reinforcement bullet resistance class up to FB4 fire resistance class G30/F30, glass or panel up to 1.8x3.0m or 1.4x2.4m, overhead glazing possible, construction principle identical regular WICTEC 50 Complete product range for glazed roofs or slope facades Easy integration in roof windows, realizeable as SHEV variant as all glass facade, appearance similar to structural sealant glazing (SSG) facade Special pressure profile available with concealed guide for integrated sun protection