need to allow brightness & sunshine into rooms to enhance the
WELL BEING of the people inside.The main purpose of skylights is
to allow sunshine into a building to improve the WELL BEING &
attractiveness of each room by allowing sunshine & brightness
into dark areas of small & large rooms.
Vault is generally semi circular skylight which covers an aperture
in a roof & allows light into the building.
Barrel Vault is generally a large curved structure made to measure
to suit the customer (any length & any width & any height)
& is supported off the building frame above the roof.
circle profiles are generally used but Akron can make to measure
any height combinations as requested.
rolled steel frame is welded to a support frame in our factory &
galvanised & powdercoated to suit your colours.
glazing bars with neoprene gaskets are then fitted over the frame
to hold the Polycarbonate or acrylic or glass sheets in place. The
aluminium top glazing bar is then 'Tek' screwed down tosecure the
opal or clear or tinted grey sheets in place.
crane truck then lifts the entire assembly onto your roof &
Akron then flashes around to make water tight.
common sizes are 1mx2m, 2mx3m,
3mx4m, 4mx5m, 5mx6m,
6mx7m, 7mx8m. Akron
previously has installed Barrel Vaults 22mx12m