Kawneer UK Ltd is one of the UK's leading manufacturers and suppliers of architectural aluminium systems

Video Library

Kawneer’s video library is a central digital location that showcases our video content which focuses on our brand, industry, products, people and market trends. You can also keep updated with new video content via our dedicated YouTube channel Kawneer Europe - YouTube

Please scroll down to experience our growing video library content:

Kawneer UK - Manufacturing High-Performance Aluminium Façade Products
Discover our dedicated manufacturing facility in Runcorn that gives an insight into our how our high performance aluminium façade products are made. Our end-to-end manufacturing process, from operations and procurement to product development and logistics demonstrates our scope and capability in designing and producing class leading products. A journey narrated by the people who help design, manufacture and deliver our high-performance products.

Interview with Andy Eyres
Catch up with Andy Eyres, Kawneer’s European Product Manager for Curtain Wall. Hear his thoughts on the three key enhancements relating to the new AA®110 Curtain Wall System.
Duration: 2:12

Kawneer’s best-in-class AA®110 Curtain Wall System has been redesigned with three new innovative enhancements. Accredited with the latest CWCT tests, a key enhancement is a market-leading SSG expansion joint of +/- 5mm capable of withstanding higher tolerances for building movement. Available in capped, SSG, part-SSG and part-capped, its advanced thermal break technologies provide superior thermal performance and occupancy comfort. Take glazing to the next level. Watch our AA®110 Animation Video for more details on all the new enhancements.
Duration 2:05

Kawneer Technical Project Support
At Kawneer, we pride ourselves on our technical knowledge, experience and ability and, as a result, the bespoke technical service we can offer every individual project. This video demonstrates one of the ways we can help visualise the fabrication and installation of a product assembly for a project. Our technical service team is happy to assist with bespoke project requirements to help you understand the aesthetics, site installation and integration of our class-leading aluminium façade systems with other building materials.
Duration: 1:14

Kawneer's in-depth involvement at 100 Embankment, Greengate, Manchester
Prater Ltd were the specialist designer, supplier and installer on the 100 Embankment building - the second and final phase of an ambitious commercial project in Manchester. Watch their video outlining the realisation of the project, including an interview with Gary Ledger, our Technical Director.
Duration 4:13

Anna Freud National Centre featuring AA®100 SSG Parallel Opening Vents
The Anna Freud National Centre remains one of the outstanding building projects we have been involved with, and it features our market-leading AA®100 SSG aluminium curtain wall product. The facility gives critical care to families. It was built to support new ways of providing mental health treatment in the UK, improving therapy quality, accessibility, and effectiveness. The project was innovative for Kawneer as we incorporated 'Parallel Opening Vents' into our AA®100 SSG product. It offered an automated ventilation system connected to the building's BMS. This video showcases the project and the operation of the parallel opening vents.
Duration: 1:47

Fly Through MediaCityUK's First Build-To-Rent Residency
Take a virtual fly through tour of Duet Salford Quays, Greater Manchester, MediaCityUK's first build-to-rent residency, featuring Kawneer curtain wall, window and door solutions installed by FK Group. Please click here to view our full case study on the project.
Duration 2:35

Architecture Today – High Rise and Small Spaces Conference
We had the pleasure of attending the Architecture Today – High Rise and Small Spaces Conference, where we had the opportunity to discuss the challenges of high-rise construction projects. It was a fantastic event where we discussed, collaborated and gained knowledge from all supply-chain sectors and learned how we could advance our aluminium façade systems in ways that complement the building construction methods and finished aesthetics. This video provides a summary insight into the event and the key takeaways.
Duration: 1:31

An Overview of Computational Foundry, Swansea University
This teaching building at Swansea Uni extensively uses Kawneer systems - AA®100 curtain walling, AA®720 doors, AA®543 tilturn windows and AA®720 casement windows. This video talks to the building users about how it makes them feel and the improvement in interaction and well being fostered by the design from AHR. Construction by Willmott Dixon and our dealer is Dudleys of Cardiff.
Duration: 4:39

Manchester Airport Transformation
Kawneer dealer Prater is working on the £1 billion transformation at Manchester Airport. Prater has designed and is currently installing the complete envelope package for Pier One and Link Bridge. The work includes the design, supply and install of the roofing, Kawneer AA®110 curtain walling,  cladding and soffits. The video contains an interview with Kawneer Architectural Sales Manager Bob Powell.
Duration: 4:29

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire - Music Box
This video by architects Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios shows how the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, which features Kawneer architectural glazing systems, brings together the very public world of performance and the private and intense world of rehearsal.

Kawneer's New AA®190 TB Commercial Entrance Door and Framing System
The AA®190 TB is an all-purpose door for use in high traffic areas and automatic entrances. Its robust construction means that it is suitable for use in heavy/severe applications and can be installed with a finger guard pivot stile. Click here to find out more.

Duration: 0:37

Farnborough International Air Show Exhibition Hall & Conference Centre
This video, by project architects Terence O'Rourke Ltd, explains the design rationale behind the new Exhibition Hall & Conference Centre at Farnborough. The project features Kawneer curtain wall and door solutions, installed by Leay.
Duration 3:30

AA®190TB Commercial Entrance Door Launch Event
Experience the launch event of our AA®190TB entrance door, a market-leading aluminium commercial entrance door that offers a robust, safe and secure solution with a lifetime guarantee. With its PAS 24 security standards and an incredibly strong welded construction, it is the ultimate commercial door solution. The launch event was an opportunity to introduce the product to our customers and the wider construction industry.
Duration: 2:05

Achieving World Class Acoustic Excellence at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Architectural glazing systems by Kawneer helped to meet the critical acoustics for Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, the first music academy to be built in the UK for 30 years. This video by consulting engineers Hoare Lea describes how the technically demanding acoustic requirements drove the design of the building. To find out more about Hoare Lea visit www.hoarelea.com
Duration: 3:10

Achieving World Class Acoustic Excellence at Royal

A Fly Through Tour of Birmingham’s New Conservatoire
Kawneer architectural systems have helped reduce sound transmission into the new Royal Birmingham Conservatoire from a busy city centre road. The brief was to provide a building with one of the highest levels of acoustic attenuation in the world. This video features a fly through of the entire complex.
Duration: 2:38

Drone fly-through showcases University of Kent Sibson Business School
The light and airy feel to this university hub building in woodland grounds is just one of the aspects enthused about by students and tutors alike in this video. They are also impressed by its holistic design which incorporates vertical Kawneer fins for solar control. Function as well as form!
Duration 2:43

Swinton Insurance celebrate the completion of their new Manchester HQ
This video exudes Swinton Insurance's excitement at taking possession of their new Manchester headquarters at 101 Embankment, Salford, designed by architects Flanagan Lawrence. Installed by Prater, Kawneer’s AA®201 unitised or off-site manufactured curtain walling with curved corners and feature bands clads the first to tenth floors of the Grade A office building and car park development.
Duration: 1:08

Kawneer's new racking system improves operational flexibility
Following hard on the heels of a move to chrome-free paint pre-treatment, and as part of a continuing investment programme, a new and innovative high-density mobile cantilever racking system enables Kawneer to maximise both storage capacity and warehouse footprint. In this video you can see how it operates.
Duration 2:29

Local Community Award Recognises Kawneer for Responsible Business Practice
Kawneer is the 2017 winner of the Cheshire High Sheriff's Award for Responsible Business Practice. In this video reflecting on this accolade, we describe the pride we take in our environmental sustainability and reducing our impact and carbon footprint. We also look at the project work of the Arconic Foundation in supporting the local community.
Duration: 1:36

How Good Design Improves Medical Outcomes – Alder Hey Hospital Case Study
Kawneer architectural glazing has been delivered by our special projects team on Liverpool's multi award-winning new Alder Hey Hospital, designed by BDP, which sets a blueprint for next-generation healthcare. This video includes interviews with senior clinicians and gives BDP's overview of the design of the hospital.
Duration: 4:56

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