Clearview National November 2017 - Issue 192 - Page 24

PROUD SPONSOR OF INDUSTRY NEWS INDUSTRYNEWS ‘True’ aluminium/PVC-U cross- over casement and grey substrate driving commercial growth » » CLEARVIEW REPORTS ON HOW aluplast is opening-up new opportunities across residential and commercial sectors, through its highly flexible new Ideal 4000 system. aluplast unveiled its new Ideal 4000 SquareLine Casement system at the NEC in May. Representing a major investment by the German-systems house and vote of confidence in the UK, it’s defined by a contemporary squareline detailing and forms a highly competitive PVC-U window offering in-its- own-right, lending itself to residential, new build - and commercial sectors. Tested to Part Q, PAS24 and Secured by Design Specifications, with five thermally efficient chambers, the Ideal 4000, also easily achieves a WER A+. It also packs in green credentials with aluplast’s ecotech offer. THE IDEAL 4000: AN ULTRA-ENERGY EFFICIENT PVC-U/ALUMINIUM CASEMENT CROSS-OVER It’s aluskin, aluplast’s innovative ‘click- and-fix’ aluminium external fascia system for casement windows, however, that elevates this solid PVC-U offering to a new strata, as the only PVC-U casement window and door suite available in the UK, with an external aluminium cladding option. While the Ideal 4000 has been developed specifically for the UK casement window market, through aluskin, aluplast exploits established and proven global leading technologies, to create a high-end and equally high-margin aluminium platform. Significantly, this can be manufactured by PVC-U fabricators without investing in specialist machinery. This not only levels the playing field in PVC-U manufacture but also gives fabricators new reach into not only mainstream but premium residential and commercial markets through a single system. “Ideal 4000 gives fabricators incredible scope across markets” says Ian Cocken, Director of Sales and Marketing, aluplast. “They can manufacture a high performing ‘standard’ PVC-U window and do so competitively, or through foil or ultimately, aluskin, access 24 » N OV 2017 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M premium and higher margin residential and commercial sectors – the Ideal 4000 and aluskin delivers incredible flexibility. “It’s the only true aluminium external )ѕمѡU,ѽ䁽)͕Ёݥ܃LѡЁUM@Ʌѕ́ɕ)չ䁙ȁɥѽ́х̻t)9\IdMU MQIQ)Q́Ʌ䁥ɕͥ́ɥٕ)Ё䁅ӊéٕЁͭ)́Ʌ́Ёͼѡչѡ́յ)́܁ɕՉɅєqQ)ѡɅєɕ䁅ѡȁյմ)́́͡䁑ɥٕȁɽѠ=ɥ)ɕՉɅєѥѼɕ䁙)ȁٕͭ́ѕɽ)ѡѥt́ͅ )!ѥՕ胊q%ӊéЁ)Ʌ䁉ѕȁٕ́եUMA)Ѽȁѽ̸]ݽձԁЁɕ)ȁɬɽݸɽՉɅє)ٕɔхѱݡݽձ)͔Ё͕́ȁԁݕɔɕ)ѕɹѥٔѥLԁݽձeЁѡ)eиɕՉɅє́ݥȁѽ)̻ͥt)59=H1U5%9%U4)U@A15H)յշéɕѼѡ܁ե)ɕͥѥЁͼѡɍ͕ѽ)ѥՕ́ЁɑѼѡQ)]ܰȁ ͕مѽ5ɭ́)!ͥɕЁ ɥхAȰյմ)ͅ܀ДɽѠѡЁ啅ȰՑؔ)ɽѠٽյѕɵ́хمՔ(́ͅյմݥ̸+q=ȁѽ́ɔݥͥ́)ѡ%䱅ɽ͕́ѽ́)ѥձɱ䁥ɍɭ́ݡɔ)́݅ЁɕЁѡѥ́Ёͼ݅)ٕѡɵəɵtͅ) +qQյշéɕѼѡ)ɍɭЁ͕́ЁԵمՕ́ɥ)ЃLͭѡ%ݕ́ѣt)̸ͅ)9<5%9%5U4=IH9<)MUI !I99