Part 1 - General
A. Section Includes: Individual panel slide and turn aluminum and glass window system, including aluminum frame, tracks, threshold, sliding panels, swing panels, sliding/swinging and locking hardware, weather stripping, glass and glazing; designed to provide an opening glass window wall, with sizes and configurations as shown on drawings and specified herein, with the SL25 NanaWall, the All Glass Opening Window Wall System as supplied by NanaWall Systems, Inc.
A. American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA):
1. AAMA 611, Voluntary Specification for Anodized Architectural Aluminum.
2. AAMA 2604, Voluntary Specifications, Performance Requirements and Test Procedures for Pigmented Organic Coatings on Aluminum Extrusions and Panels.
B. American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM):
1. ASTM E 330, Test Method for Structural Performance of Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls, and Doors by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference.
C. American National Standards Institute (ANSI):
1. ANSI Z97.1, Safety Performance Specifications and Methods of Test for Safety Glazing Material Used In Buildings.
D. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):
1. CPSC 16CFR-1201, Safety Standard for Architectural Glazing Materials.
A. Detail Drawings: Indicate dimensioning, direction of swing, configuration, stacking, typical head jamb, side jambs and sill details.
B. Product Data: Manufacturer’s literature including Owner’s Manual with installation instructions.
C. Contract Closeout Submittal: Submit Owner’s Manual from manufacturer. Identify with project name, location and completion date, type and size of unit installed.
1.04 Quality Assurance
A. Manufacturer: Provide complete, precision built, engineered, pre-fitted unit by a single source manufacturer with at least 25 years experience in providing folding/sliding door systems for large openings in the North American market.
1. The manufacturer must have a quality management system registration to the ISO 9001: 2008 standard.
2. The manufacturer must have an environmental management system registration to the ISO 14001: 2005 standard.
B. Performance Requirements: Provide from manufacturer that has independently structurally tested typical units with the following minimum results:
Provide system that when tested according to ASTM E 330 at 150% of positive and negative design pressure with panel sizes of 2’ 7” (800 mm) and 8’ 2” (2500 mm) with 1/2” (12 mm) thick tempered glass achieved a DP rating of + 40/ - 45 psf with reinforced system [OR DP rating of +25 / -45 psf with standard system].
** SPECIFIER'S NOTE: Structural load testing results are only applicable for the test unit size and glass thickness. (Comparative analysis charts published by manufacturer show which panel sizes and glass thickness (if any) would meet structural loading design pressures specifically required for the project. Check for limitations on the use of these charts in the jurisdiction of the project).
C. Installer Qualifications: Installer experienced in the installation of manufacturer’s products or other similar products for large openings. Installer to provide reference list of at least 3 projects of similar scale and complexity successfully completed in the last 3 years.
A. Provide manufacturer’s standard warranty against defects in materials and workmanship.
B. Warranty Period: Ten years for rollers. For all other components, one year (two years if unit is installed by manufacturer’s certified trained installer) from date of delivery by manufacturer.
1.06 Site Conditions, Delivery, Storage and Handling
In addition to general delivery, storage and handling requirements specified in Section 01600, comply with the following:
A. Deliver materials to job site in sealed, unopened cartons or crates.
B. Protect units from damage.
C. Store material under cover, protected from weather and construction activities.