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Terraces and Catwalks / Bridges

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Glass Flooring Systems’ SkyFloor® units are an excellent option when incorporating walkable glass flooring into your terrace, catwalk or bridge application. These three applications are perfect locations to incorporate a glass floor. It turns an average terrace into a show piece while allowing light to flow through to the space below; creating two beautiful and dynamic spaces. As for a catwalk or bridge, these are already unique architectural elements in a design. Implementing a glass floor into these applications turns them into stunning one of a kind feature. Sure to delight all who experiences this unique feature. Glass Flooring Systems has all of the expertise and knowledge to make all of your glass flooring ideas become a reality.

Glass Flooring Systems is the only manufacturer with a complete glass flooring system for your terrace, catwalk or bridge application. In addition to providing a structural frame and the structural glass. Our patented perimeter framing system has the capability to accept a “glass railing shoe” from manufacturers such as CR Laurence or Julius Blum. When you use Glass Flooring Systems for your terrace, catwalk and bridge glass floor applications you get a total package from one source. A structural frame, the structural glass (including countless top layer and interlayer options), glass railing shoe and glass railing.

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If a glass railing isn’t the desired look our perimeter frame easily al-lows for attachment of custom designed railings. Leaving endless design possibilities.

The framing of our SkyFloor® units has been designed from inception to be easily integrated solution for all of your glass flooring applications. SkyFloor® systems are engineered as a independently sup-ported system and designed to withstand up to 100lbs per sq ft live load.* They incorporate numerous design features to insure a beautiful and trouble free finished product.

SkyFloor® units are constructed of 6063-T6 aluminum; greatly reducing the overall weight of the completed assembly while still maintain-ing all of the strength and load bearing capabilities required. This reduced weight provides for easier and quicker installation, saving both time and money.

All of Glass Flooring Systems SkyFloor® units utilize our patented framing system. This system incorporates our snap on setting blocks.These blocks work as one with the framing members, eliminating potential installation issues or unsightly finish conditions. Our frames are configured with an optional LED lighting channel which allows for a wave of color to flow over the glass. This industry leading option can help transform any room into a dynamic living space.

SkyFloor® units come in either white or black with custom colors available upon request.

Standard and Industry First Features

  • 6063-T6 Aluminum construction
  • Independent structural framing
  • Integrated LED lighting. Optional
  • Designed in snap on setting blocks (80-90 shore as required for structural glass flooring)
  • Standard sizes available for ease of integration
Contact an Applications Specialist for more information.
To place an order call 862-701-5320 or email
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* Custom Sizes available upon request.
* Drawings and illustration not to scale.
*Each job has different conditions that will impact final load bearing capabilities of the assembly. Please refer to our load chart on our resources page for accurate load assessments. Each job needs to be reviewed by our engineer for final load bearing evaluation.