This page gives some information on the installation of the various
VitraGroup products. Please contact us if you require more detailed installation
For Tunnel Lining, Bridge Cladding and Noise Walls please contact
Specialists or VitraGroup.
VitraPanel® - Pre-Finished Compressed Fibre Cement
Exposed (Face) Fixings
Refer to baseboard manufacturer's instruction for details
(available through VitraGroup)
Fastener options are detailed in the VitraGroup fastener specification data.
* Other fasteners require approval from VitraGroup.
- Variable joint width from 5mm-40mm.
- A detailed manual is provided.
Some projects can be fixed with 3M VHB tape and structural adhesive such as
Dow Corning 795.
Advice should be sought from VitraGroup
VitraPanel® can be installed into regular curtain wall glazing systems
and shop fronts as single or double sided panels.
A variety of different forms- sunblade, sun hoods, shades can accommodate
VitraPanel® Interior ™ - Pre-Finished Timber Panelling
Different fixing methods such as Split-batten, Quick-fix or structural
adhesive systems are sometimes employed.
Many joint detail options can be employed such as square edged recessed joints,
butt joining, bevelled edges, aluminium inserts, etc.
Corners can be butt, expressed, mitred or inverted. Aluminium angles available
for inverted corners. Decorative fasters are also an option
Special Colour Aluminium & Composite Facade Panels
Consult the manual technical details for installation specifications.
Easy Eaves™ - Pre-Coated Fibre Cement Eaves Lining Sheets
Fixing details as per sheet manufacturers specification.
VitraColor™ - Pre-Finished Profiled Metal Cladding
Installation should be according to manufacturer's specifications.
Attention should be focused on the special needs of individual profiles
(mini orb is installed with ripple-tek fasteners).
Advice should always be sought from VitraGroup Technical staff.