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Sustainability and aesthetics go together with high-tech shading solutions from Colt Tollfab a merger of two Australian and British companies focused on solar energy control
Colt Tolfab offers a range of sunshades and angle, architecture, blue, brutalist architecture, building, commercial building, condominium, corporate headquarters, daylighting, daytime, elevation, facade, headquarters, landmark, line, sky, skyscraper, structure, symmetry, tower block, teal, blue
Colt Tolfab offers a range of sunshades and louvres that contribute to the energy-efficiency of a building.

Three watchwords for the future of Australian architecture are sustainability, sustainability, and, yes, sustainability. Building orientation and insulation are two areas where we can tame solar rays to save on the planet's resources and our energy bills. But there is another key way high-tech glazed louvres and sunshades.

Colt Tollfab, the result of a merger of two English and Australian companies, supplies the construction industry with the latest innovations in sunshades and louvres both motorised and manual. Two products offered by the energy-conscious company are Shadoglass Solar Shading and Coltlite Natural Ventilation Systems.


Colt Tolfab offers a range of sunshades and automotive exterior, metal, gray
Colt Tolfab offers a range of sunshades and louvres that contribute to the energy-efficiency of a building.

Shadoglass maximises natural daylight levels and controls solar heat and glare. The product reduces cooling load while retaining a view of the outside world. Glass panels come in a variety of colours, surface finishes and coatings. Four designs can be configured to suit any project, great or small. Electricity-generating photovoltaic cells can be incorporated into the panels to provide a level of self efficiency.

Coltlite also maximises daylight entry and natural ventilation. This product can be supplied as a double-glaze framed system or single-glazed bevelled flush system. Coltlite allows freedom of blade movement within an unobtrusive envelope and operates with either an internal lever, remote winder, or a discreet, slimline motor.

Colt Tolfab offers a range of sunshades and apartment, architecture, building, city, commercial building, condominium, daytime, facade, house, metropolis, metropolitan area, mixed use, neighbourhood, residential area, sky, skyscraper, tower block, urban area, window, wood, gray
Colt Tolfab offers a range of sunshades and louvres that contribute to the energy-efficiency of a building.

Both of these products reflect a strong contemporary aesthetic that will enhance the look of any project.

For details, contact Colt Tollfab, phone (02) 8846 1000. Or visit the website: www.colt-tollfab.com.au.

Nov 18, 2007
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