Hope's Windows, of Jamestown, N.Y., and InterEdge Technologies,
of Sausalito, Calif., have announced the availability of a two-hour
fire-rated curtainwall system that utilizes Hope's framing and
Pyrobel glazing from InterEdge.
According to Randy Manitta, vice president of sales for Hope's,
the new HighLite transparent wall system has virtually unlimited
"Solid walls are now a thing of the past," said Manitta.
"With our unique design, including a minimal 3-inch profile,
we offer unobstructed light and viewing opportunities."
The same framing system in combination with alternative Pyrobel
products can be used in 60-minute or 90-minute applications. The
HighLite framing system is available in stainless steel or finish
paint as required. Glazing panel size is 43 ½ inches by
88 inches, or 3,828 square inches clear view.