Unicel launches Vision Control® Mini – a new, thinner version of its patented louvered glazing solution

Provides ground-breaking insulated glass with operable louvers for optimal vision control in interior applications

MONTREAL, Canada –April 28, 2010 – Unicel Architectural, the leading manufacturer of aluminum and glass solutions, announced today the global availability of the latest version of its patented louvered glazing solution – Vision Control® Mini. Leveraging the success of the original Vision Control®, the Mini features a 1” insulated airspace that is ideal for sliding doors and other interior door applications.

“Vision Control® Mini is unmatched in the industry,” said Jean-Francois Couturier, CEO of Unicel Architectural. “Not only does it deliver optimal vision control, its thinner size makes it easier to install and ideal for any interior door application. Architects, particularly those who focus on healthcare and institutional environments, are looking for maintenance-free vision control solutions that will ensure privacy and hygiene. Vision Control® Mini is designed to deliver on these exacting HIPAA design requirements.”

Vision Control® Mini is a patented, hermetically sealed glass unit combining louvers within glass that can be customized for virtually any interior door application. Its advanced technology eliminates strings, ensures alignment and requires no maintenance.

“Unicel’s mission is to deliver integral louvered glazing solutions of outstanding quality that will stand the test of time and pay for themselves,” continued Mr. Couturier. “We understand that today’s construction demands comfort and performance as well as aesthetics. Vision Control® Mini provides an attractive solution for any size or shape and eliminates the need for cumbersome shades, blinds or curtains.”

To find out more about Vision Control® Mini, contact: unicel@unicelarchitectural.com

About Unicel Architectural

For over 45 years, Unicel Architectural has built a reputation for the most advanced aluminum and glass solutions. These solutions encompass louvered glazing, skylights and more, to enhance major global construction initiatives with utmost quality and reliability. With its proprietary technology, Unicel’s Vision Control® delivers unprecedented comfort and control of vision, light, temperature and sound with a patented combination of louvers between glass that are hermetically sealed and cordless. Unicel’s solutions are guaranteed for longevity, optimized for energy efficiency, and customizable to any design, environmental or cultural requirements.  Unicel combines its market leading know-how with great design to ensure optimal aesthetics and sustainable performance. For more information visit: www.unicelarchitectural.com

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