For this project the S55 Series, due panels are big and many of them are directly exposed to the wind. More than 300 panels have been installed in the restaurants of the Kuramathi Island Resort.
As the salty environment is present in the area, all the profiles has a pre-anodized cover to extend the life of the aluminum, as well as all the cut in such sections are protected with a special silicone to avoid rust. Also the hardware has a special treatment to make longer the life of the pieces.
Once installed, the easy operation of the doors, allow the waiters close the bi-folding doors in a few minutes when rain or wind appears. We know in tropical area, a storm came or back in seconds! So, restaurants must be equipped to offer the max confort to the guests.