Faith Mission - Edinburgh
glazed atrium measuring 4500 x 4500 metres square of open
project: to supply and install blinds that would be
both serviceable and effective without detracting from the
superb design. The objective was to allow natural light
to flood into this multi-working space throughout the day.
answer: we installed one of our unique zip system, twin-blind
configurations using the FTS Zip system from Shy (UK).
one: A solar-reflective fabric from Mermet (UK), with
an openness factor of 5%. This affords the ultimate in glare
control and allows a high degree of solar heat-gain control.
of the unique zip side-guide system, the automatic vent
windows can be left to run without risk of the fabric being
blown out of the side guides.
two: this blind is a 100% blackout fabric, again from
Mermet (UK). The fabric type we decided upon was Flocke
white, which is not only blackout, but also has the effect
of a normal plaster ceiling when closed.
system operates using Somfy technology and is hard-wired
to the control room.
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