Kingspan Architectural Facades Systems Dri Design Shadow Project - Kilkenny Cinema Ireland Image

Dri-Design is a rainscreen cassette system available in multiple finishes and materials.

  • Installs twice as fast as comparable systems (hoc) 
  • Minimum components
  • High quality aesthetic
  • Wide range of colours, finishes, textures and metals
  • Cassette types and sizes 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 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 avaliable, corten, steel, copper and zinc avaliable soon)

Product Information

Product Snapshot
Fire Compliance & Environmental Ratings
Colours & Coatings

Dri-Design - Benefits

Speed Support Cost
Twice as fast as comparable systems (hoc) Field service engineering (FSE) installation training Less Components
Minimum components Tech service Faster to install
Ease of handling    

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.

Metals available in Dri-Design


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.


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BENCHMARK Dri-Design DataSheet

Dri-Design Case Studies

Dri-Design Cassette Options

  •  Flat
  • Tapered
  • Shadow    
Lackland AFB, Dri-Design Standard

Alternative Rainscreen Options



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Images: Kilkenny Cinema, Ryerson University, Ventura US, Lackland AFB, Regent Park Aquatic, Henry Ford Community College, Parkview West.

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