passive house

With Winter on the Way, How Important is Thermal Performance?

With winter looming, the thermal performance of windows, doors and curtain wall systems is crucial. Not only to keep the inhabitants warm but to reduce condensation, energy consumption and operational costs of the building throughout the winter months. Modern aluminium profiles like our ST Window Suite are designed with thermally conductive insulating cores, foams and […]

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Capital Quarter – Tyndall Street – Cardiff

APA Facade Systems won the contract to supply our new ST90 window system to the £57 Million apartment tower at the Capital Quarter development in Cardiff. Our installation partners Speedclad Ltd will install our new passive house standard ST90 Window to this 27 storey building, in the heart of the city. The eco-friendly window was […]

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APA Facade Systems Become IGBC Members

APA Facade Systems are proud to announce that we are now a member of the Irish Green Building Council.  The IGBC, a non-profit organisation was launched in 2011 with organisations and businesses from the entire value chain of the built environment. These include universities, professional institutes, NGOs local authorities, contractors, architects, engineers, energy companies, leading national […]

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APA’s New Enhanced ST70 HI Window System

Before developing our new enhanced ST70 HI Window system, a substantial amount of market research was conducted to discover exactly what was missing in the fenestration industry. Through this research, we discovered that the best route to market was a cost-efficient, thermally enhanced window system that used a mixture of closed sell and solid insulations, […]

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Delivering Commercial nZEB Event

Design – Fabric – Systems – Culture Change To support compliance with the new nZEB standard (as transposed in Part L of the Irish Building Regulations), Dublin School of Architecture is hosting ‘Delivering Commercial nZEB’ Conference on 6th March 2019. APA Facade Systems, Carey Glass and SE Controls are proud sponsors this TU Dublin event. It’s taking place […]

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