Inside Outside at the Touch of a Button
Descender Fronts are bespoke glass-or-solid “walls” that drop effortlessly and silently into an underground housing. They change and challenge the notion of inside and out in architectural design, in a way you have never seen before. Just by pressing a button see facades drop effortlessly away transforming living and commercial spaces forever.
ArchitectureLIVE are the UK agents for this exclusive facade solutions: Descender Fronts - manufactured by Kollegger Metallbau GmbH & technology by Hirt Metallbau AG.
Kollegger Metallbau is an Austrian metal fabricator and facade installer, established in 1998. Since 2001, Kollegger have partnered with Hirt Metallbau (a Swiss firm), to install over 180 Descender Fronts worldwide. The typical starter-size of a Descender Front is 6m wide by 4m high at a weight of 1.5tonnes, which move along vertical guide rails and can be sealed up to Passivhaus standard when closed. Descender Fronts provide turnkey tailored projects for peace of mind.
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GU27 3EL UK