Good design meets the client's spec. Great design delivers the project's requirements with flair. Consult with our experts for a building built to your vision, that engages and enhances daily life for the people inhabiting it. Our team manage bespoke project design requirements that bring your dream to life.
You love designing creative, clever buildings. We love deep-diving into the nitty gritty details of products to ensure they are fit for purpose, reliable, and beautiful. GLYDE's specification team will help you get what you want and need from acoustic operable walls and acoustic sliding doors.
Our people expertly navigate the complex, moving parts of an installation and deliver on time, every time. GLYDE Project Managers facilitate your project from product manufacture to handover. Unique in the flexible space solutions industry, GLYDE maintains its own fabrication facilities and powder coating line. GLYDE's established network of certified installers bring their experience in multiple market sectors to your project. The results are better quality products beautifully installed with faster lead times.
Finishing a project is only the beginning. We get that. GLYDE's product engineers designed Optica acoustic operable walls and acoustic sliding doors with easy ongoing maintenance as a priority. To ensure GLYDE systems perform as designed for years of safe, reliable use, we created a detailed maintenance handbook for the building's facilities manager and offer on-going service and support.
GLYDE designs and manufactures our systems ourselves, including powder coating by our award-winning powder coat line. We remove the middleman, eliminating layers of complexity to give you better service and support, of higher quality products, at a friendly price. The GLYDE team saves you time and trouble, and gives you the best possible design, specification, installation, and service experience.
Our AIA approved CPD presentation ``Creating flexible spaces with a focus on the education sector`` is for design and build professionals delivering flexible learning and working areas for clients.
GLYDE can provide this level of detail for complex configurations or bespoke design requirements. Standard specifications are supported with typical CAD details.
Yes. Warranties beyond the standard one year period are available however, for systems installed in high-usage applications, the extended warranty may be subject to a Service Agreement being put in place.
We’re fortunate to have our own in-house team of designers who are able to assist architects in facilitating the design intent into reality. The extent of modifications required coupled with project timelines will be key factors in determining the viability of the project requirements.
Yes. These details are included with the warranty document and will outline the relevant contact details for the GLYDE Representatives, should assistance be required.
On request, a representative of GLYDE can provide training for the end customer once the project has been handed over from the builder.
Yes. Glazing certificates & DDA Compliance documentation is available on request.
Some suppliers will quote a performance based on materials used within the product, not the performance of the product in its entirety. To ensure your specified products are able to meet the acoustic requirements of your project, ask for a copy of the acoustic test certificates from a reputable laboratory such as CSIRO.
All of our systems have been designed to provide our customers with a premium range of products at an affordable price. When compared to other ‘like for like’ systems in the market, GLYDE has proven to be the most price competitive option for builders and architects.
Yes, the systems have been designed with serviceability in mind and to ensure minimal disruption for the end-user.
GLYDE is the newest business unit at Aluminium Industries (Ai), however, the team bringing GLYDE to the market have more than 100 years of (collective) experience in this specialised field. From our Designers, Specification, and Sales teams through to our Projects and Installations teams, we are proud to provide this fantastic range of acoustic products for our customers.