Technical Excellence

Façades

We have the specialist in-house expertise to deliver today's increasingly technical and complex façades.

Creating futuristic façades

Industry advancements in technology and sustainability have led to dramatic changes in façade design.

  • Elaborate façades are more popular, thanks to ease of design using 3D tools.
  • Architects are experimenting with innovative building materials.
  • Buildings can meet environmental demands with Active Façades, which adapt to the changing environment.
  • Thermal, acoustic and structural elements are more important, due to the popularity of large glass façades.
  • Dedicated façade professionals

    We’ve delivered these advancements. And with a wealth of knowledge in this field, we’ve pulled together a dedicated team of façade engineers.

    Highly experienced, our specialists provide top-level expertise, from design, manufacturing and testing of materials, to supply chain management, installation and commissioning.

  • Specialist façade expertise

    Our top-tier façade experts make up our Façade Core Knowledge Group (FCKG), who provide specialist advice to clients, at every stage of development on:

    • Contract specification
    • Design
    • Materials
    • Acoustic & thermal performances
    • Façade systems
    • Supply chain technologies & capabilities
    • Buildability issues
    • Air Permeability targets

  • Sharing knowledge and skills

    The Façade Core Knowledge Group also heads up professional development across the business. Working with Façade Managers in every region, they make sure regional teams of package managers receive the right training for their discipline.

    Delivering in-house training and mentoring staff means we can embed these specialisms across the business, and continue providing clients with best-in-class service and adapting to industry needs. 

Outstanding Facade Innovation Award 2018

Maggie’s Barts was named winner of the International Award for Façade Engineering Excellence “Outstanding Façade Innovation” category at the Society of Façade Engineering Awards 2018.

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