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No.1 Grande Parade

Office buildings

2009

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Address : Grande Parade, 1
D2 Dublin
Ireland
Contact person : David Forde
david.forde@wicona.com
+353 1 4105766 - Ireland

Architects : O'Muire Smyth Architects - D2 - Dublin - Ireland - http://www.oms.ie/ / Gunn Lennon Fabrications - D9 - Dublin - Ireland - http://www.gfl.ie/

Project details : Grand Parade a new build office replace a 1970's building. It adjoins Charlemont LUAS station along the Grand Canal. 4,200 Sq.m office space providing occupants with an ideal working environment. The building itself incorporates a wide range of energy efficient and alternative energy schemes. I.e. a ice bank cooling systems yields to -28% electrical consumption, low emission fully modulating gas fired boilers, rain water harvesting which reduce water usage by 30%, high performance solar reflective glass and a high insulation building envelope.

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Window systems

WICLINE 65

Aluminium window system profile depth of 65mm Efficient thermal insulation, Uf values up to 1.4 W/m²K Extensive choice of profiles for comprehensive range of applications, ideal for renovation projects too Sashes with overlap, flush fitting or concealed Standard or concealed fittings Time-saving assembly thanks to straight forward corner connection, pre-mounted fitting components and user-oriented systems technology
Built:: - Open outwards - Insertion element - Lowering and projecting top-hung
Window systems

WICLINE 65

Aluminium window system profile depth of 65mm Efficient thermal insulation, Uf values up to 1.4 W/m²K Extensive choice of profiles for comprehensive range of applications, ideal for renovation projects too Sashes with overlap, flush fitting or concealed Standard or concealed fittings Time-saving assembly thanks to straight forward corner connection, pre-mounted fitting components and user-oriented systems technology
Built:: - Industrial contour - Special construction - Open outwards - Insertion element - Lowering and projecting top-hung
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 for standard version up to 1.2W/m²K infill thickness 3 - 51mm 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 Profiles with technical structure of open steel profiles Vitrage extérieur collé VEC Produit sous avis technique n° 2/02-981 Collage des volumes verriers réalisé avec barrette aluminium anodisé Prise de volume : de 28 à 34 mm et de 35 à 37 mm pour les cadres fixes Joint creux de 21 mm Intégration possible d'ouvrants à l'italienne VEC (prise de volume de 26 à 32 mm)
Built:: - Industrial contour - Fixed glazing - Sealant glazing