Overhead, Sloped & Rooflight Glazing

Glass Partners offers a wide range of additional products such as;

  • Overhead, sloped & Roof Glazing

Glass Roofs.

  1. Large deflection – much more than the glass thickness.
  2. Non-Linear behavior.
  3. Generation of web stresses
  4. Use standard design formulas like Roark will give a conservative design.
  5. Four edge support and two edge support.
  6. Design loads from SANS 10160 Part 2.
    1. Point load

Distributed load plus self-weight.

The above products require specialized glazing and need to be signed off by a structural engineer.

Glass Partners are manufacturers and distributors of the highest quality laminated and toughened safety glass.

Our laminated safety glass and toughened safety glass conforms to all the relevant manufacturing SANS standards.

SANS 1263 – PART 1 – Human Impact

SANS 1263 – PART 2 – Burglar-resistant and vandal resistant glazing materials

SANS 1263 – PART 3 – Bullet-resistant glazing materials