Can be used for sun shading, wind break, privacy and Architectural feature.
Suitable for coastal, inland, snow, residential, commercial installation.
Louvres can be installed horizontally, vertically or at an angle and can be motorized, manually adjustable (Louvretec Spiral Pivot system) or fixed (end or bracket).
The Spiral Pivot system allows for 180° rotation of the louvres.
Louvre spans , as per tables 1 and 2, section 12 of the Louvretec Product Catalogue, are certified by Markplan Consulting Limited (Consulting Structural Engineers) and meets the requirements of AS/NZS 1170:2011, NZS3604:2011, AS/NZ 1664:1997.
Limitations on Use
Louvre spans are restricted by wind zone. Refer relevant table in Louvretec Product catalogue.
Louvres cannot be used as a weather proofing solution to a building.
Supporting structures over 10m high may require specific engineering.
Corrosion Exposure Zone B
Very High Earthquake Zone
Extra High Wind Zone
Specific Design Wind Zone
Statement of Building Code Compliance
Refer to attached Engineering notes and PS1 provided by Markplan Consulting Limited(Consulting Engineers) with regard to B1 and B2.
The Louvretec 180 Airfoil louvre has been part of the Louvretec range since 1997 being used in residential and commercial applications in New Zealand. Off shore it has been used in Australia and many other countries including the Netherlands, Tahiti, Fiji, Hong Kong and the United States (California).
The Spiral Pivot system for motorised and manual applications was introduced in 2003 and is used in most Louvretec motorised / manual systems.