Façades and curtain walling

Gloucester Shire Hall


System kWp: 33

Area: 150 sq m

Inverter: Growatt

Modules Used: PS-C-901 in 20% transparency and PS-A-87A Opaque Double Glazed Unit

Polysolar were approached to design and install replacement BIPV curtain walling on the North, South, East and West façades of the existing Shire Hall building. Along with the curtain walling on the stairwell (transparent and opaque) for the southern façade on Block 5 and the spandrel section.


Future Business Centre


System kWp: 4.6

Area: 57 sq m

Inverter: Aurora

Modules Used: PS-A opaque, PS-C transparent Double Glazed Unit (DGU)

Polysolar was requested to provide the PV glazing for the stairwell curtain walling and the decorative rainscreen cladding. This saw the first truly transparent curtain wall elements employed in the UK and a BREEAM rating of Excellent.


Rain Screen


System kWp: 0.6

Area: 8.53 sq m

Inverter: Soladin 600

Modules Used: PS-A Opaque

Polysolar were approached by the customer for a unique one off project to provide a vertical mounted façade on the South facing side of the house due to a lack of available roof space.