FABRAL INTRODUCES NEW DESIGN SUPPORT TOOLS
Fabral Architectural Systems is taking their specification support tools to a new level. The Fabral portfolio of metal products – attractive, durable and sustainable – are showcased in this new collection of sales and support tools, providing architects and contractors with the support needed to more accurately specify metal in a variety of ways.
Comprising Fabral’s suite of supports materials are:
(which are available online by clicking here)
• Fabral Architectural Systems Binder
At the core of the program is a newly created Architectural Specification Binder. Designed to educate specifiers on the variety of configurations and profiles offered by Fabral, the binder includes actual product profiles. Architects will benefit from the variety of assets included in the piece. A Total System Solutions grid highlights the accessories and system components required to achieve a successful installation. A complete color palette, showing standard stocked, specialty, and custom colors guides the specifier through a comprehensive understanding of the Fabral Architectural Color Palettes. Contact information for FabralCore, the on-site staff of technical and customer care representatives, is included for specifiers to contact Fabral directly for engineering and specification assistance.
• Fabral Total Systems Brochure
This 50-page catalogue features project installations from around the world. Fabral roof and wall system product details including technical drawings, 3-D profile images, specifications and technical data are included for standing seam, concealed fastener, exposed fastener, and interior wall liner panels. Additionally, general testing, substrate, and field assembled wall information is included. Specific information on system components including underlayment, snow retention systems, clips, fasteners, trims are covered extensively. The full Fabral color and finish palette is shown as well as information on custom fabrication with a specific emphasis on custom copper applications. Sustainability and LEED insights, coupled with warranty data complete the story.
• Fabral Architectural Color Charts
A comprehensive Fabral Architectural Color Palette, featuring textured swatches, demonstrating Standard, Specialty and Custom Colors and Finishes gives specifiers an actual representation of the colors/finishes available. The finishing of the metal panels allows for virtually unlimited opportunities to create the looks desired. The Ferrari Red specified for Ferrari World is an especially fine example of the flexibility and integrity of the Fabral colors and finishes. This custom color was specially formulated to withstand the tough climate conditions present in Abu Dhabi, reinforcing the longevity of the Fabral color palette.
• Fabral Architectural Market Segment Brochures
Fabral understands the unique needs of each market segment. Whether for healthcare, education, government, or industrial application, these vertical markets often require special consideration. Fabral Architectural Market Segment brochures articulate the Fabral solutions for each of these. Prestigious installations from the first net zero middle school in Texas (Lady Bird Johnson Middle School, Irving, Texas) to the Ferrari World facility on Yas Island Abu Dhabi, UAE, Fabral has demonstrated credentials around the world.
• Fabral Architectural Projects – Inspiration Brochure
The Fabral Inspiration brochure is a comprehensive, perfect-bound piece designed to showcase Fabral commercial installations, worldwide. Projects feature a number of unique and unusual colors, finishes and shapes, demonstrating the versatility of metal as a building envelope material. Examples include the complex metal building envelope present on the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts and Culture in Charlotte, NC designed by the Freelon Group as well as the flowing, curvilinear Lynx Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority in Orlando, Florida, designed by Helman Hurley Charvat Peacock Architects, and the elegant, classically modern KlingStubbins design for the Philadelphia Post Office in Philadelphia, PA. Architects may submit projects (utilizing Fabral metal) for future editions of the publication.
Fabral offers this specification package to architects and contractors. Items may be ordered separately or as a complete unit. Click here to access.