Date: 17 March 2016
Thermoseal Group is the UK’s leading manufacturer of highest performance warm edge spacer systems (rigid tube and flexible) and supplier of over 1,500 insulated glass (IG) sealed unit components. Its spacer systems are the result of over 35 years of dedication to IG. The Group has made a large private investment into manufacturing and development of its own manufacturing site and dedicated product innovation and component testing centre.Thermoseal Group also has its own injection moulding division so that its continual flow of new products are introduced with colour-matched bespoke fittings where applicable.
Thermobar Warm Edge Spacer is a tubular spacer system made with engineering plastic and unique gas barrier tape to ensure best thermal performance. Thermoflex Warm Edge Spacer is a flexible silicone foam spacer system made with a unique rubber which is compounded in-house to ensure a consistently high quality, best performance product.
Thermobar and Thermoflex warm edge spacers have achieved Bundesverband Flachglas thermal ratings of 0.14W/mK and 0.135W/mK respectively. In addition, these spacer bars have achieved Passive House ratings of phA+ certifying them for use in Arctic climates.
All products supplied by Thermoseal Group are tested by the Group’s innovation centre which houses a wide range of equipment dedicated to testing the tolerance and overall performance of its products. The Group also has its own EN1279 test centre to make and test its own IG units to European standards and beyond. This ensures an understanding of how each component performs within the lifetime of the unit.
For more information, watch the Group’s latest video at: https://youtu.be/FZaycQNmsdg.
Sales Director, Mark Hickox tells us: “We look forward to flying the UK flag at the China Glass exhibition. This will be the first time that we have showcased our Thermobar and Thermoflex warm edge products to the Asian and Australasian market and we look forward to seeing the response to our IG components.
“We have invested millions into developing our production facilities and changing the infrastructure of Thermoseal Group’s business so that we can manufacture and store large volumes of product and then export to help meet the demands of the international marketplace.
“Our expertise in the IG industry and IG products now puts our warm edge offering second-to-none. We can deliver highest quality products which offer best performance and we supply these with our award-winning service. All of our warm edge spacers are extruded in-house so that we can control the quality of the product from initial mixture, through the manufacturing processes, then right through to delivery. We batch-test all of our products.”
To find out about Thermoseal Group and its comprehensive range of insulated glass components (including highest performance Thermobar and Thermoflex Warm Edge Spacers) and machinery for glazing manufacture, call +44(0)121 331 3950 or visit www.thermosealgroup.com.