Maxiview Tempest from Tex Special Projects is ultra-high specification glazing with the added benefits of blast/impact resistance and electromagnetic shielding (EMI/RF) for the purpose of preventing data theft/hacking. Winner of the BAE Systems Innovation Award for unique control room glass.

Control room glazing electromagnetic shielding

Maxiview Tempest is a multi-part laminate comprising an outer layer of green-tinted glass, numerous inner layers of clear glass, inter-layers of reinforcing and shielding materials, and ultra-fine heating elements for demisting and removing condensation. The heating elements are thermostatically controlled and supplied complete with Tex MVT digital controllers.

Control room glazing electromagnetic shielding
Flying control room and ship glazing by Tex Special projects.

Maxiview Tempest is chemically toughened to ensure against thermal shock and to assure adequate glass performance at the specified design loads. Various factors are configured such as optical clarity, outdoor reflectance, indoor reflectance, UV transmittance, absorption, solar control, shading coefficient, U-value, acoustic attenuation, thermal insulation, power consumption and heat performance.

Control room glazing electromagnetic shielding
Maxiview Tempest Glazing