AFT, Sanxin accord to import curtain wall products

AFT Corporation Ltd, through its subsidiary Artemis Building Systems Pty Ltd, has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with Sanxin Glass Technology Co, Ltd. (SGT), of Shenzhen, China to market hig…

AFT Corporation Ltd, through its subsidiary Artemis Building Systems Pty Ltd, has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with Sanxin Glass Technology Co, Ltd. (SGT), of Shenzhen, China to market high quality glass curtain wall products in the Australian and New Zealand markets. AFT says the agreement is a first step in AFT“s strategy to supply the Australian and New Zealand market with a range of high quality, environmentally friendly and competitively priced building products sourced from China. SGT has invested in additional capacity and technical design resources to enable Artemis to supply commercial developers and building contractors in the Australia/New Zealand market with up to 100,000 square meters per annum of unitized glass curtain wall products. SGT is listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange and is one of China“s largest manufacturers and supplier of glass products and glass curtain wall systems. SGT“s products include a full range of glass curtain wall systems, faade systems and a range of glass products including tempered and HS glass, enameled and screen printed, laminated, curved and insulated glass. “Our partnership with SGT will provide to our customers a smoother and more efficient way of sourcing great curtain wall systems from China without the headache of language and culture adding to the technical challenges of a curtain wall”, said Claude Fiori, chief engineer of Artemis Building Systems. Artemis is a wholly owned subsidiary of AFT, supplying a range of environmental friendly building products.