HIA: Successful Performance and Visual Mock-Ups
Glassline successfully presents both its Visual and Performance Mock-up on the Hamad International Airport Project.
The Visual Mock up erected on site in Doha-Qatar, was of 31 sqm, composed of 7 triangular panels 4.4 sqm each.
The tests on the Performance Mock-up (PMU) were done at Lanik-Spain premises in the presence of TMU as client representative. The PMU was of 50 sqm, composed of 10 triangular panels, 4.92 sqm each.
A following tests were done: air and water penetration, structural performance, inter-story lateral displacement and structural safety tests in addition to impact testing for overhead glazing with soft and hard impact on both outer and inner panels.