Metal & Mesh

Metal remains one of the most diverse and aesthetically pleasing façade treatments and the versatility of the materials can give a changing and lasting finish.

RGB Facades have researched and developed with industry specialists within the market place to allow you to achieve a stunning façade and at a very competitive price.

The innovative range of metal rainscreen systems allow a precise and efficient installation, with perfect joint lines and accurate tolerances.

Key Features

Non-Combustible

CWCT testing

Fast Track solution

Thermal performance

Can be installed from mechanical access equipment

Wide range of textures and colours

Universal sub structure

Varied panel options

Cost effective

Flexibility in design

High Strength

Lightweight

The Genius Range

Genius A1 Non-Combustible Range

RGB Facades in partnership with Genius Facades now offer an extensive range of versatile and innovative certified A1 Non combustable metal cladding systems.

Genius Facades cladding systems have evolved following years of research and development by industry specialists aiming to produce fire safe, contemporary facades that can be designed and incorporated into new builds or seamlessly retro fitted to enhance refurbishments of existing buildings.

PRIME

The Genius Prime system utilises a 3mm aluminium ‘hook on’ panel, which combines contemporary aesthetics with uncomplicated fixing methods allowing for rapid installation time.

  • A1 non combustible
  • Available in large format panels
  • Allows for generic detailing by the designer
  • Exceptionally simple system to design detail and install
  • Recyclable
  • Unique ‘hook on’ installation method
  • 4.5m2 coverage by 1 panel

Cassette Range

The Genius cassette range offers two specially designed systems SECRET & DISCRETE

The Genius Secret system utilises fully concealed fixings which introduce seamless joints to the Genius range.

Clients looking to create a smooth and continuous effect in a final facade appearance can now achieve this with the cost-effective and easy to install Genius Secret system.

The Genius Discrete system allows for an extremely cost effective facade to be applied where cost constraints are more demanding. The fixings are discretely placed within the panel joints and allows for isolated and individual panel removal.

Key Features of the Cassette Range

  • A1 non-combustible
  • Allows for generic detailing by thedesigner
  • Simple to design detail and install
  • Cost effective
  • Wide range of colours available

Extruded Plank Range

The Genius Extruded Plank range consists of the PLANAR, CURVATION & WAVE systems.

Each system boasts expertly engineered components that offer precise, durable and versatile facade elements. Panels can be installed horizontally or vertically and offer the unique capability of curved facade panel.

With this range the choice of design is only limited by the imagination of the designer.

  • A1 non combustible
  • Multitude of panel designs available
  • Accurate
  • Curved facade panel capability
  • Easy to install
  • Wide range of colours available
  • Secret fixings
  • Can be installed horizontally or vertically

Genius Breeze

Striking and contemporary Genius Breeze offers a versatile, ventilated, perforated and expanded mesh panel facade solution.

  • A1 Non-combustible
  • Low environmental impact
  • Bespoke and standard fixing grids
  • New unique look
  • Complex shapes
  • Wide range of materials
  • Variety of colours
  • Recyclable

UNITISED

The Genius Unitised system, allows the architect to be able to select a precise prefabricated facade system with the alignment accuracy associated with unitised applications.

  • A1 non combustible
  • Reduced programme times
  • Unique versatile aesthetics
  • Excellent quality control
  • Reduced handling and storage
  • Enables rapid installation
  • Minimal wastage

We highly recommend products that RGB are associated with to our clients as we know the ordering process and delivery will be hassle free, and the quality will be second to none.

Ruth Parnell

Cubic Facades

The VariAL Range

The VariAL Range

RGB Facades in partnership with Ash & Lacy offer the VariAL range of rainscreen systems.

Offering ultimate flexibility, panels can be fabricated from a wide spectrum of different materials, including: ACM, solid aluminium, Cor-Ten steel, perforated & expanded metals, copper & zinc, fixed to our AxiAL range of adjustable aluminium and stainless-steel carrier systems. Specifiers can choose from a wide selection of vertical and horizontal joint configurations, with options for through fix, concealed and secret fixings to suit both budget and aesthetic requirements.

VariAL HOOK ON

VariAL ‘Hook On’ is a fully secret-fixed system, delivering aesthetically flat, precise panels with no visible fixings. The system accommodates a multitude of panel shapes and configurations, offering ultimate flexibility in aesthetic design techniques.

VariAL SECRET FIX

VariAL Secret Fix delivers the aesthetic appeal of a secret-fixed rainscreen cassette system, whilst offering a cost-effective solution for projects where budget restraints are more demanding. Comprising a fully adjustable support system, relying on a hidden mechanical fixing in the horizontal joint, VariAL-SF accommodates a wide range of materials, with an extensive palette of finishes, and supports large format panel arrangements.

VariAL CONCEALED FIX 1

VariAL-CF1 offers a cost-effective rainscreen cassette solution where secret-fixed panels are not a project design requirement. Comprising a fully adjustable support system, relying on a colour coated discrete mechanical fixing in the horizontal shadow joint, VariAL-CF1 accommodates a wide range of materials, with an extensive palette of finishes, and supports large format panel arrangements.

VariAL CONCEALED FIX 2

VariAL-CF2 offers a cost-effective rainscreen cassette solution where secret-fixed panels are not a project design requirement. Comprising a fully adjustable support system, relying on a colour coated discrete mechanical fixing both in the vertical and horizontal shadow joint. VariAL-CF2 accommodates a wide range of materials, with an extensive palette of finishes, and supports large format panel arrangements.

VariAL THROUGH FIX

VariAL-TF offers a functional and robust solution for flat panel rainscreen cladding applications, which is simple and cost effective to design, detail and install. Fixed by a colour matched rivet through the face of the panel to allow minimal disruption of aesthetics, designers can achieve the effect of a smooth façade by specifying minimal shadow gaps when compared with cassette systems.

VariAL MESH FIX

VariAL-MF is available in a range of materials and an extensive selection of expanded mesh patterns offering exponential airflow ventilation options. The cost effective support system comprises a fully adjustable bracket and mullion system which is extremely robust.