November 20, 2013

Quanex Helps Design for Commercial Success

HOUSTON, November 20, 2013 (NYSE: NX) – Quanex Building Products has worked with glaziers, contractors, architects and specifiers for more than a decade, supplying fenestration products and services created for the demands of the commercial market. With a dedicated team of commercial specialists, Quanex is helping manufacturers find the right mix of efficiency, strength, performance and aesthetics for commercial applications.
“Quanex continues to expand its large breadth of commercial product offerings as the industry demands improved energy performance, durability, pressure ratings and impact resistance,” said Joe Erb, commercial sales specialist for Quanex. “Additionally, we’re out in the field helping drive demand for our customers. We are in touch with some of the largest architectural firms, educating them on the benefits of warm edge technology for insulating glass and improved framing material options.”
Quanex’s commercial offerings include:
  • Mikron C3-11300™ system for use in mid- and high-rise commercial buildings.
  • Mikron R2-10000™ system for thermal efficiency coupled with structural strength
  • EnergyCore® window system with AirCell™ technology designed for superior energy performance
  • Mikron 1250 window system ideal for multi-family, low-and mid-rise projects
  • Mikron 10400 window system for high-rise and hurricane impact-rated windows
  • Mikron 7200 window system for superior sound control
  • MikronWood® 1700, 1750 and Thermal Advantage™ window systems, providing the beauty of wood with the advantages of a composite
  • MikronWood 1700 door system engineered to offer better thermal performance than any other frame material on the market
  • Super Spacer® TriSeal™ for toughest commercial glazing demands, including silicone structural glazing
Visit to learn more about Quanex’s commercial offerings, including products, AIA-accredited continuing education opportunities, specification guides and case studies, or
to get in touch with a commercial sales specialist.