Faour Glass Technologies Awarded U.S. Patent for Innovative Hurricane Window Design

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First Frameless Impact Window System Offers Unobstructive Views

Slimpact - Florida Residence

We believe that our unique frameless system will offer our clients a high-performance window that meets the most severe impact requirement while providing expansive, Unobstructive views.

Faour Glass Technologies (Faour Glass), a leading fabricator of custom architectural glass and glazing systems for the high-end residential and commercial markets, was awarded a patent (Patent Number: US 8,915,032) on December 23, 2014, for its innovative hurricane window design that performs with no framing members.

The Slimpact™ Frameless Window System by Faour Glass is designed and approved for large missile impact-resistance, meeting the highest standards in hurricane performance. The product line includes Slimpact Max™ for the High Velocity Hurricane Zone. Slimpact™ is the only glazing system of its kind that offers a frameless impact-resistant option for architects, designers and owners.

“We are thrilled to receive a patent on our Slimpact™ design,” says Angelo Rivera, vice president and general manager of Faour Glass. “We believe that our unique frameless system will offer our clients a high-performance window that meets the most severe impact requirement while providing expansive, Unobstructive views.”

Faour Glass will showcase its Slimpact™ product line for commercial and residential applications at the 2015 American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention in Atlanta. Stop by and visit Faour Glass at booth number xx and see the beauty of Slimpact™ first hand. For more information on the Slimpact™ product line visit http://www.slimpactview.com or call 813.884.3297.

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About Faour Glass Technologies – An innovator in stunning, high-performance residential and commercial glazing since 1975, Faour Glass Technologies offers complete integration—from engineering to fabrication to installation—providing some of the most unique custom glass solutions in the world. The company recently introduced the first frameless window system that meets large missile requirements for the High-Velocity Hurricane Zone in Florida.

Faour Glass Technology’s corporate headquarters is located in Tampa, Florida. For additional information on the company’s products and services, visit http://www.faourglass.com or call 813.884.3297.

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