Today Silver Group and A-Plus Aluminium Windows announced their strategic alliance working together in offering clients a fully compliant window & smoke vent systems.
This follows their recent inclusion to the Certified Partner programme with SE Controls, the UKs leading manufacturer of smoke vent and AOV systems including actuators and control panels. Having both successfully completed the programme’s stringent business and skills reviews, in addition to strict third party audits, which ensure that the systems they fabricate and/or install are fully compliant complete window & smoke vent systems with the necessary regulations, including EN12101 parts 2 and 10.
Over the last 3 decades A Plus Aluminium Windows, based in Watford, Hertfordshire, have grown to being a leading fabricator for bespoke, high quality aluminium window, door and curtain wall products from leading system houses in both the residential and commercial sectors. Meanwhile, Luton based, Silver Group have earned a reputation for exemplary client satisfaction supplying and maintaining fire safety including AOVs and security systems, particularly to leading construction companies and housing associations.
Sergio De Michele, MD of Silver Group commented “Increasingly as sub-contractors we are being asked to install the smoke vent actuators onto existing windows which may not necessarily be proven to be fully compliant. However, with window frame systems fabricated by A-Plus, we are able offer the building contractors and other clients, fully compliant window frames and actuators which together, have been tested to the rigorous demands necessary to meet all current legalisation." Jon Palethorpe, Joint MD of A-Plus added. “We are particularly excited about this new partnership as not only does it open up new avenues for both businesses but also together, we can provide the correct complete solution for these proven life-saving systems."
Since initially being introduced through the SE Controls certification program, both companies have already worked on a number of projects with more on the horizon. For further information about the range of compliant windows with smoke ventilation options, please contact 0800 0830131 (Silver Group) www.silvergroup.co.uk or 01923 225855 (A Plus)www.apluswindows.co.uk or alternatively visit www.silver-group.co.uk/a-plus
Pictured above is Segio De Michele (left), Jon Palethorpe (right) with Martin Oates, Director of Global Sales SE Controls.