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Dri-Design Rainscreen Façade

Overview

Dri-Design rainscreen facade installs at least twice as fast as comparable systems and can be direct fix or form a ventilated cavity. The rainscreen cassette comes in  three variations plus can be perforated. Stackbond or Stretcher Bond patterns, horizontal or vertical orientation, designers can achieve patterns that are easily interchangeable without the need for complicated rail and bracket systems. Dri-Design is available in a wide range of colours, finishes, textures and five different natural metals*. Dri-Design with QuadCore Karrier has been tested to BR135/BS8414 find out more

(aluminium currently available, corten, steel, copper and zinc available 2019)

80mm QuadCore Karrier Panel with Dri-Design aluminium has been tested to BS 8414-2 and meets the requirements of BR 135 for façades with a storey above 18m. Read more

Dri-Design - the revolution in rainscreen facades!

  • Installs twice as fast as comparable systems (hoc)
  • Minimum components
  • High quality aesthetic
  • Wide range of colours and finishes, textures, metals
  • Cassettes types and size easily interchanged
  • Self-draining gutter, no streaks, low maintenance  
  • Dri-Design can be installed on any of our rainscreen substructures, find out more

Dri-Design - one cassette three different options

By altering the depth to one or more edges , texture and form are easily added to a design

Metals available in Dri-Design

Dri-Design rain screen facade

Dri-Design Flat

Dri-Design Flat can be used on its own and is easily interchanged with the other Dri-Design options. No sealants, gaskets or butyl tape in the cassette joints, means no dirty streaks or legacy of maintenance for the building owner.

Dri-Design rain screen facade

Dri-Design Tapered

Dri-Design Tapered cassettes can be angled in any direction with varying depths and degree of slope, without the need to modify the substrate or weather barrier.

Dri-Design rain screen facade

Dri-Design Shadow

Used alongside Dri-Design Flat, individual Shadow cassettes can be extended at varying depths to create texture or a dynamic variation in patterns.

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Dri-Design Fastest Install competition

Blink and you miss it! Dri-Design installs so fast we had fun at a "SuperFast Install" competition, can you beat this time? Get in touch if you think you can! 
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Dri-Design mini brochure

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Technical Details

Dri-Design - Benefits

Dri-Design - Benefits for installers
Speed Support Cost
Twice as fast as comparable systems (hoc) Field service engineering (FSE) installation training 7.5% cheaper than hoc
Minimum components Tech service Faster to install
Ease of handling Quotes 2 day turnaround Less Components
  ASM order form support  

BENCHMARK Dri-Design QK Vertical Rail Collection

BENCHMARK Dri-Design Rail QK Vertical CAD DWG

BENCHMARK Dri-Design QK Vertical NBS

BENCHMARK Dri-Design QK SFS NBS

BENCHMARK Dri-Design DataSheet


Fire: Aluminium has Class 1 surface spread of flame to BS 476-7:1987, and are Class 0, as defined by building regulations.

Powder coated Aluminium is rated A2 

Enviromental:  Aluminium can be fully recycled and used for the production of new material.
 

Colour

When a design demands colour and tone, Kingspan Facades has a vast palette of choice. Aluminium can be coated in any RAL or BS colour, with coatings that can replicate more expensive metal options.
We have hundreds of options from metallic and standard to pearlised and textured.

 

Metals available in Dri-Design

Project details

In main photograph, Millwoods Library, Edmonton. Product: Dri-Design Flat and Tapered, Architect: HCMA Architecture + Design and Dub Architects Ltd. Read More

Alternative Rainscreen Options

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