The ship was docked for resupply and their primary concern was the protection of their crew against pirates at sea.
The bridge deck windows were protected with LLumar Clear Shatter Control window film.
The application was further hardened with a wet seal attachment system that creates a system between the glass, frames and the LLumar Film.
This application will maintain the integrity of the window envelope. If Somali pirates shoot at the bridge windows the glass will remain in the frames. This is similar to the objectives of retail store asset protection and school safety requirements.
Glass is the weakest point in a building’s security profile.
After all it only takes a few seconds to smash through glass.
Burglars understand this and reinforcing window and door openings is the first step in a security improvement plan.
Advanced Film Solutions are experts in protective glazing window film applications having installed our security films in thousands of stores, schools, religious organizations and homes throughout the last thirteen years.
Our team has protected the Sarasota International Airport as one prime example for blast protection.
Thicker security films are designed to hold glass in place particularly when reinforced with a attachment system that locks the glass into the frames around the glass.
Our portfolio of shatter films is unmatched and these films all meet GSA standards and Department of Defense specifications.
Eastman Chemicals LLumar and Vista Films are available in multiple light filtering choices including dual reflective versions.
Eastman’s Suntek Films
Madico and Sunscape
Solar Gard Armorcoat
Avery-Dennison Hanita Safety Zone
Get a free estimate and create the level of protection that can slow down intruders allowing law enforcement to respond.
It’s a sad reality that property managers, school and university security and asset protection management have to consider methods to protect people and assets.
Perimeter protection; including stand-off barriers, etc. increased law enforcement and surveillance and access control are essential components of an enhanced security footprint.
Hardening of your facility glass windows and doors is another cost-effective and effective life safety improvement that has been effectively employed at government facilities, embassies and potential targets of terrorism throughout the world.
Advanced Film Solutions has done our part to increase security and provide protection against intrusion, blast events and vandalism throughout Florida.
Our team has installed glazing security film at the Sarasota International Airport, numerous municipal buildings, Tampa public schools and religious institutions throughout Florida.
The protective glazing films and associated attachment systems all meet Federal GSA blast mitigation guidelines.
The various iterations of security film cover a wide spectrum of light transmissions and levels of privacy. The coatings range from clear to dark silver reflective versions
The key takeaways are that these protective glazing film systems are effective in life safety.
They are economical and practical solutions that should be considered as a major component for your perimeter and building envelope protection.
Get a no-cost estimate and take an active step in protecting your staff, visitors and property.
Our installation team is the largest in Florida and we have completed more commercial installations than any other Florida company throughout the last 14 years.
Whether privacy or graphic architectural film is required or shatter resistant coatings we offer the leading brands and services from Eastman Chemicals Vista, LLumar SelectPro, Huper Optik and SunTek coatings.
Security and solar films from LLumar, Vista, Avery-Dennison Hanita, Madico and Armorcoat.