Case studies from around the world
Cotswold Architectural Products is a major force within the international friction stay market. We supply clients in no less than 56 countries and our friction stays have been incorporated into some of the most impressive buildings around the world. High profile projects include the Al Salam Tower in the United Arab Emirates, Troika, the tallest residential development in Malaysia and the Amanta Lumpini skyscraper in Bangkok.
For more information on these and other major projects, please click on the case studies below.
Al Wahda City 1 consists of three striking tower blocks providing offices, a luxury hotel and apartments at the heart of the UAE’s second largest city. Folcra Beach Industries, the Abu Dhabi company which fabricated the aluminium façades, specified Cotswold’s HD22 Self Balancing Friction Stays as the best quality, best value solution for the towers’ [...]Read more →
It’s another towering success for Cotswold’s heavy duty window hardware as part of a mega construction contract in Abu Dhabi, capital city of the UAE. Consisting of four high rise towers, the East and West International Group (EWIG) development offers a 36-floor luxury hotel, a 16-floor residential tower, a 20-storey service apartment building, and a [...]Read more →
Cotswold’s Heavy Duty window hardware is experiencing the ‘high life’ in a new skyscraper in the United Arab Emirates. Large top hung aluminium windows in Al Salam Tower are being fitted with 750 pairs of Cotswold’s Fortis HD26/50 friction stays. Shimmering in the sun above the city of Sharjah, the new 46-storey building consists of [...]Read more →
Cotswold has designed a heavy-duty hinge to meet the specific size and weight demands of custom-made windows for a stunning new residential development in Singapore. Over 1,000 pairs of HD Alpha 16 inch hinges and 3,270 HD Alpha 18 inch hinges from Cotswold will be fitted to side hung casement windows in the luxury waterfront [...]Read more →
Ferbras S.A, Cotswold’s exclusive distributor in Chile, has secured sales of Cotswold’s high performance Friction Stays for a wide range of projects in and around Santiago, from new homes to a ski resort centre. Sebastian Torres of Ferbras S.A. believes the performance of Cotswold Hinges in a region with very high temperatures and salt levels [...]Read more →
Being a premium brand with an internationally renowned reputation made Cotswold hardware the first choice for aluminium windows in the recently opened Grand Fourwings. Cotswold’s local distributor, VBH Thailand, worked closely with the fabricators on each project to provide the most reliable and cost-effective solutions for the developments’ large top and side hung windows.
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Amanta Lumpini is a sky-scraping 61-storey condominium featuring 0.7m x1.8m aluminium windows weighing up to 40kg that will provide residents with panoramic views over Bangkok. VBH recommended Cotswold’s recently launched Telescopic Arm, which safely limits the opening of large, heavy top hung windows in one position. A total of 1,200 pairs of 8 inch support [...]Read more →
Cotswold’s Extreme friction stay has provided a unique solution to the ‘extreme’ specification of Idaman Residence, a new luxury condominium in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur. Weighing in at around 25kg, the development’s large 750mm x 1,350mm aluminium casement windows demanded the strength and reliability that only Cotswold’s Extreme hinge could deliver. Over 3,000 [...]Read more →
High performance Friction Stays from Cotswold have been specified for top hung curtain wall windows in the tallest residential development in Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur’s new Troika development was designed by Foster and Partners and consists of three towers of 38, 44 and 50 storeys high. The scheme’s twisting shape is precisely aligned to maximise prevailing [...]Read more →