Centrum Biurowe GTC, Francuska

Public buildings


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Address : Francuska 34

Architect : APA Wojciechowski - 04-146 - Warschau - Poland -

Fabricator : S-D Sp. z o.o. - 02-495 - Warschau - Poland

Project details :

GTC Francuska is the first Katowice-based Globe Trade Centre’s office investment offering a total of around 21 500 m2 of modern office space for lease, along with 370 underground parking places. High quality of the finishing elements, such as glazed facade and light stone paneling, gives the complex both an attractive image and access to natural light. A typical floor in the A building amounts to 1 740 m2, whereas in the B building to 1 600 m2. Each floor of the office complex is fitted with high class air conditioning, suspended ceilings, modern building management and telecommunication systems, professional security, floor carpets and openable windows.

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Facade systems


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
Window systems


Aluminium window system profile depth of 77mm Optimised thermal insulation, Uf values up to 1.5 W/m²K and Uw values up to 1.0 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 Top mounted, rebate or inlet gear possible Bullet resistance class up to FB4 NS Burglar resistance class up to WK3