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Storm Shield R C Y C L O N E R E S I S TA N T G L A S S - B Y G L A S S H A P E Certified Cyclone Resistant Glass Solutions Specifically developed to resist excessive wind speeds and penetration from flying debris, StormShield ® is a certified debris impact resistant glass ideal for protecting your family, staff and property during cyclones. The secret is the specially formulated ultra-high grade laminate used in the manufacturing process, which absorbs the impact of the debris without tearing or breaching the window envelope. This means even in the event the glass is damaged by flying storm debris, StormShield ® remains weather-tight to protect the structural integrity of the building and ensure the safety of the occupants. Testing & Certification Major insurance companies and Local Shire Councils have approved StormShield ® for use in North Western Australia, Queensland, Fiji and other Pacific regions. Certified to AS/NZS1170.2:2011 (Cyclone Impact Resistance), AS4040.2:1992, AS4040.3:1992 (Static & Cyclic Wind loading) and AS/NZS2208:1996 (Safety glazing materials in buildings), StormShield ® ticks all the boxes for compliance and certification. Benefits • • • • • • • Protects your family, staff and property from cyclone and hurricane winds and debris penetration Proven to withstand extreme test pressures of more than 12kPa, which equates to wind gusts in excess of 500km/h (10mm StormShield) No need for secondary protection such as storm shutters or screens, allowing excellent clear vision No perforation; resists impact from 4kg piece of timber 100 x 50mm at over 44mtr/sec (160km/h) travelling lengthways with no perforation Fully certified for use in Regions C & D in Australia and the Pacific Islands Excellent noise reduction Increased Security - impact resistant interlayer provides increased resistance to intruders Features • • • • Grade A Safety Glass conforming to all Human Impact Safety requirements Available in many types of high performance Low E glass and tints to enhance thermal and solar performance characteristics Available cut to size or in stock sheets Range of thicknesses available enabling full compliance with wind loadings and deflection standards as in AS1288 glass selection and installation, regardless of window size The Pearl Resort - Fiji 06