Retractable Fabric Roofs
The Alutecnic Series – Retractable Fabric Roofs will help you to optimise your outdoor space for year-round comfort.
An extraordinary new perspective in outdoor living – The Alutecnic Series Retractable Fabric Roofs represent an intelligent all-in one solution for protection against rain, sun & total light control.
Residential, Hospitality & Commercial Projects
Sun, Wind & Rain Protection
Maximum Width: 12 meters
Maximum Projection: 10 meters
Commercial Projects: Retail, Restaurants & Hotels
Residential Projects: Balconies, Courtyards & Verandah’s
Retractable Fabric Roofs – Highlights
- Efficiently control light & heat-gain to your building
- Colours to suit most architectural specifications
- Rain insertion strips that are designed to stop water ingress
- Custom built support structures to your specifications
- Designed & Engineered in occordance with the wind
& design codes of Australia
Motorised Operation: 240V Electric Motor
Control Options: Wall Switch, Remote &/or BMS
Sensor Options: Rain, Sun, Light, Wind &/or Timer
Rafters: Powder Coated Structural Grade Aluminium
Fabric Support: Powder Coated Structural Grade Aluminium
End Plates: Stainless Steel & Hardened Nylon
Fixings: 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel
Powder Coat or Anodised
Fabric: Ferrari 502 Range or Soltis W96 Range
Lighting & Outdoor Heating Systems
Wireless Automated Control Systems
Vertical Enclosure & Sound Systems
Select an option from each of the 5 steps below to assist you in creating your Alutecnic Retractable Fabric Roof specification. If you require a project costing enter this information into the ‘Budget Estimate Form‘ tab. A Tecnic representative will provide an accurate project costing based on your information.
Step 1 – Select Model
Step 2 – Select Fabric Type & Colour
Step 3 – Select Frame Colour
- Contain no harmful volatile organic solvents
- Free of heavy metal pigments such as lead, cadmium, arsenic & mercury
- Proven low temperature curing technology
- Produced with stringent Safety, Health & Environmental policies and standards
- Developed with consideration of life cycle analysis, to guide our suppliers and the materials we use
- Manufactured in facilities where significant energy and resources employed in production, are measured with aggressive reduction targets in place
Step 4 – Select Control Type
Technology has come a long way, especially in the area of outdoor living comfort.
Have you one roof or more. Do you want them controlled individually or all as a group? Do you want to be able to do both? Do you want automatic rain protection? What accessories are important to you? Lighting? Heating? Audio? Do you have garden lighting, or water features that you would like to incorporate?
Hardwired Wall Switch
Control upto 2 roof from 1 panel inbuilt rain sensor controller can be included as an option. Easily Open | Stop | Close – press the open or close button and the roof will fully open or fully close. Press ‘STOP’ anywhere in between. (Most universal type switches can be used to operate roofs in a hardwired installation.)
Hand Held Remote
Sleek and contemporary design the Evo Hand Held Remote easily controls up 42 zones while also being able to include 4 preset positions. Efficiently control lighting, heating & audio. Control your roofs in a group or individual configuration, while also being able to integrate the remote control with your building management system if it is required.
Smart Phone Control
Connect to your home WiFi and operate the roof through your phone, tablet, laptop or PC. MyHand lets you interact any automated system from anywhere in your building, it is so simple to create scenes and program the weekly timer. Its stylish design means that MyHand will discreetly integrate anywhere within your building.
Step 5 – Select Sensor Type (if required)
Get the maximum use from your Retractable Fabric Roof. You will need to consider all the benefits the Alutecnic Retractable Fabric Roof system can provide including: fresh air, ventilation, sun protection, light control, rain protection & most importantly the option to be able to sit underneath the stars in the evening or simply let out the smoke from your BBQ. All of this is possible by integrating the following sensors.
With the inclusion of the Aerotech Rain Sensor your Opening Louvred Roof will intelligently automatically close when rain is detected, keeping your guest’s and valuable furnishings dry at all times.
Light (Sun) Sensor
The Aerotech Green Screen light sensor system automatically adjusts the light intensity according to the variation of the natural light keeping the ambient level constant. Automatic adjustment of light intensity by adjusting blade positions & optional side screen deployment.
With wind pressure increasing without notice this can cause a operational hazard to your business or entertaining time the inclusion of a wind sensor will ensure your roof opens & closes to the predetermined levels. The roof can open or close when high winds are detected.
Tecnic offers a comprehensive suite of accessories that are specifically designed to integrate with
your Alutecnic Series – Retractable Fabric Roof System. Our Lighting, Heating, Audio & Enclosures are all easily controlled
all from one device to ensure your indoor – outdoor living environment is comfortable year-round.
Lumatech LED Down lights
The Lumatech LED Downlight System is compact, recessed & adjustable with a high light output, delivering a 380lm from a very small emitting area. The system can automatically adjust the light intensity according to the variation of the natural light, keeping the preset level constant. For further information on our Lumatech LED Down lights click here..
Lumatech LED Strip-lights
Our Lumatech LED Strip-light System offers a unique diffused lens that allows you to create a warm & contemporary outdoor environment. The LED’s are integrated in to the fabric bars or the support structure & are available in a variety of colours while the intensity can be modulated by using a remote control or handheld device interface. For further information on our Lumatech LED Strip-Lights click here.
Electric Heating Systems
Electrotech Electric Infrared Heating
Our Electrotech Electric Infrared Heating System is regarded by many hotel operators as the number one choice for outdoor heating. The quartz element conveys a feeling of warmth and is available in a variety of heat outputs & commercial grade finishes. Integrate with our Wireless Automation for complete control over heating to your outdoor space. For further information on our Electrotech Electric Infrared Heating System click here.
Electrotech Electric Radiant Heating
Our Electrotech Electric Radiant Heating System incorporates the latest in radiant outdoor heating technology. The sleek & minimal design incorporates a curved black steel fascia and can be easily face fixed or ceiling mounted, including the availability of our stainless steel flush-mount ceiling kit . For further information on Electrotech Electric Radiant Heating System click here.
Gas Heating Systems
Heatray Gas Tube Radiant Heating
Our Heatray Gas Tube Radiant Heating System is regarded by many hotel operators as the number one choice for outdoor heating. The quartz element conveys a feeling of warmth and is available in a variety of heat outputs & commercial grade finishes. Integrate with our Wireless Automation for complete control over heating to your outdoor space. For further information on Heatray Gas Tube Radiant Heating click here.
Flowtech Gas Radiant Heating
Our Flowtech Gas Radiant Heating System incorporates the latest in radiant outdoor heating technology. The sleek & minimal design incorporates a curved black steel fascia and can be easily face fixed or ceiling mounted, including the availability of our stainless steel flush-mount ceiling kit . For further information on the Flowtech Gas Radiant Heating System click here.
Viewtech Glass Door System
The Viewtech Glass Door System offers the ultimate in sophisticated all-weather protection. The sleek architectural tempered glass panels allow you to create customised closing combinations to suit your requirements. Designed utilising high-end architectural detailing & manufactured from quality non-corrosive materials.
Viewtech Vertical Louvres
The Viewtech Vertical Louvre System can be adjusted to your desired position & will efficiently provide privacy, ventilation, sun protection, wind protection & rain protection to your outdoor space. Simply operate manually or through our integrated Automation System for complete control over climatic changes.
Soundtech Audio System
Listening & controlling your music in outdoor spaces has never been so easy. With Soundtech Audio system you can play the music you like from your smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth, USB stick & FM radio.
The sound reproduction is controlled by a wireless Evo Transmitter: you can select your favourite soundtrack, radio station & also adjust lighting, heating or your Alutecnic Series Retractable Fabric Roof System with a simple touch of the handheld control.
The following drawings & specification documents are designed to assist architects, designers & builders with the early planning stages of their projects.