Press

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Intro

May 31, 2012

CAST Continuing advances in technology and modeling allow designers to explore the limitless possibilities of three dimensional, complex terracotta elements. Shildan, along with Moeding and GIMA have developed unique capabilities which offer customized solutions, innovative approaches and bespoke systems for each project. Design your passion. Build with ours. Contact us today for more information.

Intro

May 31, 2012

Fabrik®  by Flexbrick Similar to a textile, Fabrik® sunscreen facade system by Flexbrick/Shildan allows you to “dress” your building in unlimited materials, shapes, colors, sizes, with different levels of translucence. The stainless steel mesh is woven with other materials creating inspiring and unique screen walls. A Fabrik® screen wall can be “dressed” in terracotta, glass, […]

Colors & Features

May 31, 2012

Cerpiano+ Colors & Features The ceramic material is made of 100% genuine raw materials and comes with absolutely no additives or artificial colors. Since ceramic plates are dyed by nature, they neither stain nor fade. CERPIANO+ is available in four standard colors.  All colors shown are representations. Actual color may vary.

Applications

May 31, 2012

Cerpiano+  Applications INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS First, a floor surface fit for installation must be prepared. The surface should be flat and an enclosed surface must have a slope of 2%, so that accumulating rainwater is able to drain. ACCESSORIES 1- First step Now the aluminum substructure is mounted on the flat floor surface. The aluminum profiles are […]

Technical Data

May 31, 2012

Technical Data Manufacturer: Girnghuber GmbH Marklkofen Designation: CERPIANO+ Colors: Volcanic grey, titanium grey, crimson, maroon Standard formats: 1.492 × 325 × 40 mm (0,48 m²) 742 × 325 × 40 mm (0,25 m²) Surfaces: smooth | grooved Joint width: 8 mm Break resistance: TT4 highest use class according to DIN EN 1344, resistant to acids […]

Intro

May 31, 2012

Longoton® The Shildan/Moeding LONGOTON® terracotta panel is our response to the increased demand for larger format panels. The extruded, double leaf, 40mm (1.57”) panel is available in up to 10’ lengths!!! The increased strength of the panel is derived from a chain of internal I-beam supports. In order to meet every design challenge, the LONGOTON® […]

Intro

May 31, 2012

baguette Baguette Sunscreens can lend a subtle variation, add texture to a building, or create a work of art. Both energy efficient and aesthetically pleasing, terracotta sunscreens are composed of extruded material in a wide variety of profiles, colors, and finishes. Supported internally by a metal reinforced bar, the sunscreens can be installed horizontally or […]

Colors & Finishes

May 31, 2012

Baguette Colors & Finishes We are proud to present 18 standard colors as shown below. Custom colors and color matching are also available upon request. Our sunscreens are available in a variety of standard and custom shapes and colors. Prices vary with color, profile and finish. Call us for more information. All colors shown are […]

Applications

May 31, 2012

Baguette Applications Below please find several examples of Shildan projects featuring Baguette Sunscreen applications.

Sizes

May 31, 2012

Longoton® Sizes LONGOTON® Panels are available in 10 different standard formats from 6” to 36”, and in lengths of up to 120” (10 Feet)

Details

May 31, 2012

Baguette Details 2 a, b, e, g 2c 2d 2f 2h 2i 3 a,b,c,d 3 e,f 4a 4 b,c 5 a,b 6 a,b 7a 7b 7 c,f,h,i 7d 7 e,g 8a 9a 9b 9c 10 a,b 11a 11b 11c

Intro

May 31, 2012

Alphatube® The story of ALPHATUBE® is the story of the New York Times headquarters. The New York Times Headquarters Building at 40th Street and 8th Avenue in New York City incorporates 1,000,000 linear feet of ALPHATUBE® in front of a clear glass curtain wall.  The ALPHATUBE® is ceramic sunscreen which is used in front of […]

Colors & Finishes

May 31, 2012

ALPHATUBE® Colors & Finishes The ALPHATUBE® is available in a range of colors. The colors are created by coating the white body of the ALPHATUBE® with different color glazing. The different thickness of the glazing as well as the color will change the reflectivity of the tubes. The standard colors are: White, Grey, Blue Grey, […]

Shapes

May 31, 2012

Alphatube® Shapes ALPHATUBE® is available in many different shapes and sizes. We are continually releasing new shapes, so please call or send us an email for current availability. Below is just an example of a few of the recent creations.

Intro

May 31, 2012

Alphaton® The Shildan/Moeding ALPHATON® Panel is an extruded, double leaf, 30 mm (1.18”) terracotta panel. The increased strength of the panel is derived from a chain of internal I-beam supports. In order to meet every design challenge, the ALPHATON® panels can be incorporated in both horizontal and vertical support systems. For additional design flexibility, the […]

Colors & Finishes

May 31, 2012

Alphaton® Colors & Finishes We are proud to present 18 standard colors as shown below. Custom colors and color matching are also available upon request. Our terracotta is available in different surfaces, finishes, shapes, and colors. Prices vary with color, profile and finish. Call us for more information. All colors shown are representations. Actual color […]

Sizes

May 31, 2012

Alphaton® Sizes ALPHATON® Panels are available in 9 different standard formats from 6” to 16”, and in lengths of up to 60” (5 Feet)

Applications

May 31, 2012

Fabrik Applications Below please find several examples of projects featuring Fabrik applications.

Other Applications

May 31, 2012

Other Applications Below please find several examples of Flexbrick/Shildan projects featuring Fabrik applications. PRECAST PAVERS

Sustainability

May 31, 2012

THERMAL COMFORT, DAYLIGHTING, GLARE PROTECTION Production facility utilizes BIOGAS (methane) extracted from adjacent landfills Significantly reduces use of fossil fuels Significantly reduces carbon dioxide and other greenhouse emissions Reduces carbon footprint Environmentally friendly manufacturing Harness heat from kilns to run dryers Factory utilizes daylighting Recycled materials Materials regionally sourced Local materials regionally sourced Shipping via […]

Colors & Finishes

May 31, 2012

Longoton® Colors & Finishes We are proud to present 16 standard colors as shown below. Custom colors and color matching are also available upon request. Our terracotta panels are available in different surfaces, finishes, shapes, and colors. Prices vary with color, profile and finish. Call us for more information. All colors shown are representations. Actual […]