Hansen Fort and Hansen FortPlus are glass products for specific use in high risk areas or high performance applications such as curtain walling and windows, roofs, atria and canopies, structural bolted glazing, commercial entrances, glass fins, glass beams, doors and side panels, partitions, balustrades, smoke screens, floor panels, stair treads and landings, shop fronts, louvres, glass cubicles, glass vanity tops, and squash courts.
Hansen Fort is a high quality toughened glass available in thicknesses from 4mm to 8mm. Hansen FortPlus is a high quality toughened glass available in thicknesses from 10mm to 25mm. These two products are available in a wide variety of glass types including: clear float glass, tinted float glass, hard coated low emissivity glass, hard coated solar- control glass, patterned glass, and low reflection glass. Hansen Fort and Hansen FortPlus have increased strength, making them suitable for use in many structural applications including balustrade panels and structural glazing.
Available as heat soak toughened glass for use in structural bolted glazing and where otherwise specified. Heat soak glass is also used to minimise the risk of spontaneous breakage due to nickel sulphide inclusions that are naturally found in glass. They are also suitable for use in roof glazing and balustrade panels.
Hansen FortPlus is used in frameless glass door assemblies. Hansen Tempo standard door blanks and fully- fitted assemblies are available.
Both Hansen Fort and Hansen FortPlus can be supplied as laminated toughened glass using cast-in-place (CIP) laminating system with a chemically-cured polyester resin and PVB.
This range of glass products is also available with Hansen Ceraphic screen printing to give a range of decorative glasses incorporating solar control, glare reduction properties, diffuse lighting, manifestation, corporate logos, messages and to provide privacy.
Hansen Cerocco sandblasting can be used on its own or coupled with Hansen Ceraphic screen printing. As a further enhancement for screen printed glass floors, HansenGlass can provide Hansen Ceragrit giving an anti-slip finish.