Focchi S.p.A. is now a leading company in the curtain walling sector. We are engaged in the full cladding process from design, manufacture, delivery and site installation. These are the key points of Focchi's success: Technical Knowledge over 30 years of experience in the technical design of building envelopes. Overall management of the Façade Package. The profiles used for the construction of the curtain walling system are developed by our Research and Development Dept., which dedicates particular attention to develop the design and to produce the prototype for testing, thus always achieving consistently high Quality of both performance and product innovation.
The Technical Dept. relies on a large team of experienced project managers, project design managers, site managers, engineers and surveyors dedicated to each project. The most important achievements of Focchi are: The construction of the first building in Italy with structural silicone technology, IRCAER in Bologna, which has been followed by LINGOTTO in Turin and then in Europe with the project HAAS HAUS in Vienna and in the UK with Quay West, Manchester. Focchi was the first company to adopt the construction glazing technology in the marine sector with the glazing contracts for 23 transatlantic and cruise line ships. The design and construction of innovative "bomb blast resistant" façades for the Marks & Spencer project in Manchester and the London Stock Exchange in Paternoster Square - London. The design and construction of the largest suspended bolted façade in Italy for the Pirelli Headquarters project in Milan.