Building & Construction

Altuglas International supplies innovative Plexiglas® acrylic products and Solarkote® acrylic capstock to the building and construction market to fulfill a vast array of applications.

 

From sporting event shielding to residential skylights, Plexiglas® and Solarkote® acrylic products are honed to withstand extreme conditions throughout the building and construction industry.  Need some help deciding which Plexiglas® or Solarkote® acrylic product is best for your application? Contact one of our technical experts today! 

Aquarium & Tank Windows

Plexiglas® G cell-cast acrylic sheet exhibits excellent optical clarity while satisfying the requirements of nearly all high-performance applications, making it ideal for aquarium and tank window applications. We offer a full line of Plexiglas® cast acrylic sheet that provides outstanding long-term optical quality, chemical resistance, and weatherability, as well as numerous other benefits that make it a top choice for acrylic and glass-replacement projects.

 

 

 

Want more information regarding the use of Plexiglas® acrylic sheet in aquarium applications? Visit our General Product Information – FAQ Page. 

Glazing

Plexiglas® acrylic sheet offers excellent clarity without the weight or fragility of glass in a variety of glazing applications.  Additionally, both Plexiglas® G and Plexiglas® MC sheet meet the requirements of ANSI Z97.1 at thicknesses of 0.080" and greater.

 

Learn more about the many areas in which Plexiglas® G and Plexiglas® MC acrylic sheet are the optimal choices for your glazing applications.

 

For more information, visit our Regulatory and Specification Requirements – FAQ  page.

Skylights

The excellent weathering resistance and clarity of Plexiglas® acrylic sheet makes it an ideal choice for your skylight applications.  Visit our Extruded and Cell Cast product pages to learn more about our solutions, including those that meet ICC-ES Evaluation Report ESR-1653 evaluation.

Security

Make the safe choice with our bullet-resistant Plexiglas® acrylic glazing material. Plexiglas® SB acrylic bullet-resistant glazing materials feature patented protection for high-security environments. Plexiglas® SB acrylic sheet offers a lightweight, crystal-clear, non-laminated alternative for protective barrier designs, and meets UL 752 Level I and II requirements for use in bullet-resistant applications involving small firearms. Our coated Plexiglas® SBAR acrylic sheet offers 40 times the abrasion resistance of uncoated acrylic for applications where greater wear protection is required.

Arenas & Hockey Rinks

Plexiglas® Arena acrylic sheet is designed specifically for indoor arena glazing.  This Plexiglas® cell cast acrylic sheet allows for superior optical properties using state-of-the-art acrylic sheet manufacturing technology.

 

Plexiglas® Arena acrylic sheet withstands knockout conditions in indoor arenas and does not shatter like glass. It is half the weight of tempered glass, allowing for faster and easier change-outs if needed. For arenas that require even more durability, specify our abrasion-resistant version: Plexiglas® Arena AR acrylic sheet. Plexiglas® Arena AR provides enhanced chemical resistance, allowing for easier cleaning and extended service life.

Solarkote® Acrylic Capstock

Solarkote® acrylic capstock is designed to provide a high-quality, versatile finish that maintains its durability and UV protection for extended periods. Learn more about our Solarkote® acrylic capstock solutions, including:

 

  • Decking
  • Fencing
  • Railing
  • Roofing
  • Window & Door Profiles
  • Siding
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