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Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures Metal Awnings and Canopies
 
         
SECTION 10 73 00
 
         
METAL AWNINGS AND CANOPIES
 
         
 
         
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          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures; metal awnings and canopies.
This section is based on the products of Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures, which is located at:
3509 Tree Court Industrial Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63122
Toll Free Tel: 800-527-3840
Tel: 636-861-0100
Fax: 636-861-0150
Email: request info
Web: http://www.lawrencefabric.com
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In business since 1941, Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures is the region's premier manufacturer of Awnings & Canopies, Fabric Shade Structures, Exhibit & Experiential Displays and Industrial & Aerospace Fabrication. Lawrence is known for design and engineering excellence, exceptional customer service and the ability to meet extraordinary challenges, earning Lawrence the reputation of the "Can Do" company. Your Imagination is our Vision!
Create an architectural statement with distinctive, louvered, standing seam or flat metal commercial awnings and canopies. All-metal designs communicate your character and style while providing energy saving protection from the elements.
Lawrence designs, engineers, builds and installs custom standing seam, all-metal awnings and canopies that help you extend a warm welcome to visitors. Commercial awnings can really make a difference as to how your business looks and how other people perceive your company. Contact us today to learn more about our commercial awnings and canopies.
 
          PART 1GENERAL
 
          1.1SECTION INCLUDES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete items below not required for project.
 
          A.Metal Awnings and Canopies of the following types:
          1.Standard Canopy. (LFS-FLA)
          2.Standard Canopy with Channel Fascia. (LFS-FLCA)
          3.Post Supported Standard Canopy. (LFS-FLA/LFS-FLCA)
          4.Sunshade Canopy. (LFS-FLV)
          5.Sloping Canopy. (LFS-SLP)
          6.Traditional Awning. (LFS-TR)
 
          1.2RELATED SECTIONS
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete any sections below not relevant to this project; add others as required.
 
          A.Section 05 12 13 - Architecturally-Exposed Structural Steel Framing.
 
          B.Section 05 40 00 - Cold-Formed Metal Framing.
 
          C.Section 07 62 00 - Sheet Metal Flashing and Trim.
 
          1.3SUBMITTALS
 
          A.Submit under provisions of Section 01 30 00 - Administrative Requirements.
 
          B.Product Data:
          1.Manufacturer's data sheets on each product to be used.
          2.Preparation instructions and recommendations.
          3.Storage and handling requirements and recommendations.
          4.Typical installation methods.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not applicable to product type.
 
          C.Verification Samples: Two representative units of each type, size, pattern and color.
 
          D.Shop Drawings: Include details of materials, construction and finish. Include relationship with adjacent construction.
 
          1.4QUALITY ASSURANCE
 
          A.Manufacturer Qualifications: Company specializing in manufacturing products specified in this section with a minimum ten years documented experience.
 
          B.Installer Qualifications: Company specializing in performing Work of this section with minimum five years documented experience with projects of similar scope and complexity, and approved by Manufacturer.
 
          C.Source Limitations: Provide each type of product from a single manufacturing source to ensure uniformity.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Include mock-up if the project size or quality warrant the expense. The following is one example of how a mock-up might be specified. When deciding on the extent of the mock-up, consider all the major different types of work on the project.
 
          D.Mock-Up: Construct a mock-up with actual materials in sufficient time for Architect's review and to not delay construction progress. Locate mock-up as acceptable to Architect and provide temporary foundations and support.
          1.Intent of mock-up is to demonstrate quality of workmanship and visual appearance.
          2.If mock-up is not acceptable, rebuild mock-up until satisfactory results are achieved.
          3.Retain mock-up during construction as a standard for comparison with completed work.
          4.Do not alter or remove mock-up until work is completed or removal is authorized.
 
          1.5PRE-INSTALLATION CONFERENCE
 
          A.Convene a conference approximately two weeks before scheduled commencement of the Work. Attendees shall include Architect, Contractor and trades involved. Agenda shall include schedule, responsibilities, critical path items and approvals.
 
          1.6DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
 
          A.Store and handle in strict compliance with manufacturer's written instructions and recommendations.
 
          B.Protect from damage due to weather, excessive temperature, and construction operations.
 
          1.7PROJECT CONDITIONS
 
          A.Maintain environmental conditions i.e. temperature, humidity, and ventilation within limits recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install products under environmental conditions outside manufacturer's recommended limits.
 
          1.8WARRANTY
 
          A.Manufacturer's Warranty: Aluminum frames are warranted against defects in workmanship for five years from date of installation.
 
          PART 2PRODUCTS
 
          2.1MANUFACTURERS
 
          A.Acceptable Manufacturer: Lawrence Fabric & Metal Structures, which is located at: 3509 Tree Court Industrial Blvd.; St. Louis, MO 63122; Toll Free Tel: 800-527-3840; Tel: 636-861-0100; Fax: 636-861-0150; Email: request info; Web: http://www.lawrencefabric.com
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the following two paragraphs; coordinate with requirements of Division 1 section on product options and substitutions.
 
          B.Substitutions: Not permitted.
 
          C.Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01 60 00 - Product Requirements.
 
          2.2METAL AWNINGS AND CANOPIES
 
          A.Performance and Design Requirements:
          1.Standards Compliance: Comply with local building codes.
          **NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete basis of design options not required.
 
          B.Standard Canopy, Basis of Design: LFS-FLA Canopy; as manufactured by Lawrence Fabric and Metal Structures Inc.
          1.Material: Extruded aluminum, alloy 6063-T6.
          2.Fabrication Method: Fully welded frame with mechanically fastened supports.
          3.Decking: Aluminum interlocking pan.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete decking options not required.
          a.Profile: 3 x 6 inch (76 x 152 mm) interlocking pan.
          b.Corrugated Sheet Metal: M-Core.
          c.Corrugated Sheet Metal: U-Panel.
          4.Fascia: G-style gutter fascia.
          a.Welded as one piece or in sections as required for width of canopy.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Standard stocked fascia profiles are inch (203 mm), and 12 inch (305 mm). Profiles over 12 inches (305 mm) requires upper or lower extension. Check availability for profiles of 6 inch (152 mm) and 10 inches (254 mm). Delete fascia options not required.
          b.Profile: 6 inches (152 mm).
          c.Profile: 8 inches (203 mm).
          d.Profile: 10 inches (254 mm).
          e.Profile: 12 inches (305 mm).
          5.Water Dispersal:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Scuppers and downspout sleeves are optional. Delete if not required.
          a.Scuppers.
          b.Sleeves to accommodate downspouts.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Canopy width is unlimited.
          6.Width: As detailed on the Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For larger frame sections, contact manufacturer for more information.
          7.Frame Section: As detailed on the Drawings.
          a.Frame Section Range: 24 to 30 ft (7315 to 9144 mm).
          8.Support:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete hanger rod and escutcheon plate optionsnot required.
          a.Hanger Rods: 0.750 inch (19 mm) diameter.
          b.Hanger Rods: 1 inch (25 mm) diameter.
          c.Escutcheon Plate: 6 x 6 inch (152 x 152 mm); steel.
          d.Escutcheon Plate: 6 x 6 inch (152 x 152 mm); aluminum.
          e.Spacing: 10 ft (3048 mm) maximum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** If greater projections are required please contact the manufacturer for more detailed information.
          9.Projection Without Hanger Rods: 2 ft (610 mm)
          10.Projection With Hanger Rods: 10 ft (3048 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish options not required. Kynar is available upon request.
          11.Finish: AAMA 2603 compliant powder coat; 1-year warranty.
          12.Finish: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; 5-year warranty.
          13.Finish: AAMA 2605 compliant finish; 10-year warranty.
          14.Finish: Special Wood Grain: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; aluminum interlocking pans only.
          15.Finish: 2-part Polyurethane factory applied finish.
          16.Finish: Kynar.
 
          C.Standard Canopy with Channel Fascia, Basis of Design: LFS-FLCA Canopy; as manufactured by Lawrence Fabric and Metal Structures Inc.
          1.Material: Extruded aluminum, alloy 6063-T6.
          2.Fabrication Method: Fully welded frame with mechanically fastened supports.
          3.Decking: Aluminum interlocking pan.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete decking options not required.
          a.Profile: 3 x 6 inch (76 x 152 mm) interlocking pan.
          b.Corrugated Sheet Metal: M-Core.
          c.Corrugated Sheet Metal: U-Panel.
          4.Fascia: Channel, gutter fascia.
          a.Welded as one piece or in sections as required for width of canopy.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete profile option not required.
          b.Profile: 8 inches (203 mm).
          c.Profile: 12 inches (305 mm).
          5.Water Dispersal:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Scuppers and downspouts sleeves are optional. Delete if not required.
          a.Scuppers.
          b.Sleeves to accommodate downspouts.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Canopy width is unlimited.
          6.Width: As detailed on the Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For larger frame sections, contact manufacturer for more information.
          7.Frame Section: As detailed on the Drawings.
          a.Frame Section Range: 24 to 30 ft (7315 to 9144 mm).
          8.Support:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete hanger rod and escutcheon plate optionsnot required.
          a.Hanger Rods: 0.750 inch (19 mm) diameter.
          b.Hanger Rods: 1 inch (25 mm) diameter.
          c.Escutcheon Plate: 6 x 6 inch (152 x 152 mm); steel.
          d.Escutcheon Plate: 6 x 6 inch (152 x 152 mm); aluminum.
          e.Spacing: 10 ft (3048 mm) maximum.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** If greater projections are required please contact the manufacturer for more details.
          9.Projection Without Hanger Rods: 2 ft (610 mm).
          10.Projection With Hanger Rods: 10 ft (3048 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish options not required. Kynar is available upon request.
          11.Finish: AAMA 2603 compliant powder coat; 1-year warranty.
          12.Finish: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; 5-year warranty.
          13.Finish: AAMA 2605 compliant finish; 10-year warranty.
          14.Finish: Special Wood Grain: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; aluminum interlocking pans only.
          15.Finish: 2-part Polyurethane factory applied finish.
          16.Finish: Kynar.
 
          D.Post Supported Standard Canopy, Basis of Design: LFS-FLA/LFS-FLCA; as manufactured by Lawrence Fabric and Metal Structures Inc.
          1.Material: Extruded aluminum alloy 6063-T6.
          2.Fabrication Method: Fully welded frame with mechanically fastened supports.
          3.Decking: Aluminum interlocking pan.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete decking options not required.
          a.Profile: 3 x 6 inch (76 x 152 mm) interlocking pan.
          b.Corrugated Sheet Metal: M-Core.
          c.Corrugated Sheet Metal: U-Panel.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete fascia option not required.options not required.
          4.Fascia: G-style gutter fascia.
          a.Welded as one piece or in sections as required for width of canopy.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Standard fascia profiles are 6 inch (152 mm), 8 inch (203 mm), 10 inch (254 mm), and 12 inch (305 mm). . Profiles over 12 inches (305 mm) require upper or lower extension. Delete fascia option not required.
          b.Profile; FLA: 6 inches (152 mm).
          c.Profile; FLA: 8 inches (203 mm).
          d.Profile; FLA: 10 inches (254 mm).
          e.Profile; FLA: 12 inches (305 mm).
          5.Fascia: Channel, gutter fascia.
          a.Welded as one piece or in sections as required for width of canopy.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Standard fascia profile are 8 inch (203 mm) and 12 inch (305 mm). Delete fascia option not required.
          b.Profile; FLCA: 8 inches (203 mm).
          c.Profile; FLCA: 12 inches (305 mm).
          6.Water Dispersal:
          a.Scuppers.
          b.Sleeve to accommodate downspout.
          c.Aluminum gutter beam with downspout.
          d.Internal drainage through substructure post; aluminum only.
          1)Mouse hole drains w/diverter plates.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Canopy with is unlimited.
          7.Width: As detailed on the Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** For larger frame sections, contact manufacturer for more information.
          8.Frame Section: As detailed on the Drawings.
          a.Frame Section Range: 24 to 30 ft (7315 to 9144 mm).
          9.Support Posts: As detailed on the drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete material not required.
          a.Material: Aluminum.
          b.Material: Galvanized steel.
          c.Material: Black steel.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Internal gutter is optional. Delete if not required.
          d.Internal gutter.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish options not required. Kynar available upon request
          10.Finish: AAMA 2603 compliant powder coat; 1-year warranty.
          11.Finish: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; 5-year warranty.
          12.Finish: AAMA 2605 compliant finish; 10-year warranty.
          13.Finish: Special Wood Grain: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; aluminum interlocking pans only.
          14.Finish: 2-part Polyurethane factory applied finish.
          15.Finish: Kynar.
 
          E.Sunshade Canopy, Basis of Design: LFS-FLV Canopy; as manufactured by Lawrence Fabric and Metal Structures Inc.
          1.Material: Extruded aluminum, alloy 6063-T6.
          2.Fabrication Method: Welded.
          3.Decking: Aluminum louvered blades.
          a.Profile: L-1 z-shaped louver blades.
          4.Fascia:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete fascia options not required.
          a.G-style gutter fascia.
          b.Channel, gutter fascia.
          c.Welded as one piece or in sections as required for width of canopy.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Standard fascia profiles are 8 inch (203 mm) and 12 inch (305 mm). Delete fascia option not required.
          d.Profile: 8 inches (203 mm).
          e.Profile: 12 inches (305 mm).
          5.Gutter Beam: External aluminum channel.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Scuppers are optional. Delete if not required.
          a.Include scuppers.
          b.Include weep holes.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Width is unlimited. Maximum section width is feet (7315 mm). Delete width options not required.
          6.Width: As indicated on Drawings.
          7.Width: 24 feet (7315 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Maximum standard projection without hanger rods is 2 feet (610 mm), maximum standard projection with hanger rods is 10 feet (3048 mm). Delete projection options not required.
          8.Projection: As indicated on Drawings.
          9.Projection: 2 feet (610 mm).
          10.Projection: 10 feet (3048 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete support option not required.
          11.Support: Hanger rods:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete diameter options not required.
          a.Diameter: 0.750 inches (19.2 mm).
          b.Diameter: 1.0 inches (25 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Maximum spacing is 10 feet (3048 mm) Delete spacing options not required.
          c.Spacing: As indicated on Drawings.
          d.Spacing: 10 feet (3048 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish options not required.
          12.Finish: AAMA 2603 compliant two-part polyurethane enamel finish or powder coat finish; 1-year warranty.
          13.Finish: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat finish; 5-year warranty.
          14.Finish: AAMA 2605 compliant powder coat finish; 10-year warranty.
          15.Finish: Special Wood Grain: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; only on bottom of interlocking pans.
 
          F.Sloped Canopy, Basis of Design: LFS-SLP Open Ended Canopy; as manufactured by Lawrence Fabric and Metal Structures Inc.
          1.Material: Extruded aluminum, alloy 6063-T6.
          2.Fabrication Method: Welded and mechanically fastened.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete slope surface options not required.
          3.Slope Surface: Flat aluminum sheet.
          4.Slope Surface: Standing seam steel, 12 inch (305 mm) seam spacing.
          5.Slope Surface: Standing seam steel, 16 inch (406 mm) seam spacing.
          6.Slope Surface: Corrugated steel.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete slope options not required.
          7.Slope: As indicated on Drawings.
          8.Frame: Extruded aluminum tube frame.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete box height options not required.
          9.Box Height: None.
          10.Box Height: 4 inches (102 mm).
          11.Box Height: 6 inches (152 mm).
          12.Box Height: 8 inches (203 mm).
          13.Box Height: 10 inches (254 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Width is unlimited. Delete width options not required.
          14.Width: As indicated on Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Maximum projection without posts is 8 feet (2438 mm) at a 45 degree slope. Delete projection options not required.
          15.Projection: As indicated on Drawings.
          16.Projection: 8 feet (2438 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete support if not required.
          17.Support: Lower support posts.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishing option not required.
          18.Frame only.
          19.Frame and underside of standing seam.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish options not required.
          20.Finish: AAMA 2603 compliant two-part polyurethane enamel finish or powder coat finish; 1-year warranty.
          21.Finish: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat finish; 5-year warranty.
          22.Finish: AAMA 2605 compliant powder coat finish; 10-year warranty.
          23.Finish: Special Wood Grain: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; only on bottom of interlocking pans.
 
          G.Traditional Awning, Basis of Design: LFS-TR Close Ended Canopy; as manufactured by Lawrence Fabric and Metal Structures Inc.
          1.Material: Extruded aluminum, alloy 6063-T6.
          2.Fabrication Method: Welded and mechanically fastened.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete slope surface options not required.
          3.Slope Surface: Flat aluminum sheet.
          4.Slope Surface: Standing seam steel, 12 inch (305 mm) seam spacing.
          5.Slope Surface: Standing seam steel, 16 inch (406 mm) seam spacing.
          6.Slope Surface: Corrugated steel.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete slope options not required.
          7.Slope: As indicated on Drawings.
          8.Frame: Extruded aluminum tube frame.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete box height options not required.
          9.Box Height: None.
          10.Box Height: 4 inches (102 mm).
          11.Box Height: 6 inches (152 mm).
          12.Box Height: 8 inches (203 mm).
          13.Box Height: 10 inches (254 mm).
          14.End Finish: Matches slope surfaces.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete underside options not required.
          15.Underside: Open.
          16.Underside: Soffit.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Width is unlimited. Delete width options not required.
          17.Width: As indicated on Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Maximum projection without posts is 8 feet (2438 mm) at a 45 degree slope. Delete projection options not required.
          18.Projection: As indicated on Drawings.
          19.Projection: 8 feet (2438 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete support if not required.
          20.Support: Lower support posts.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishing option not required.
          21.Frame only.
          22.Frame and underside of standing seam.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish options not required.
          23.Finish: AAMA 2603 compliant two-part polyurethane enamel finish or powder coat finish; 1-year warranty.
          24.Finish: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat finish; 5-year warranty.
          25.Finish: AAMA 2605 compliant powder coat finish; 10-year warranty.
          26.Finish: Special Wood Grain: AAMA 2604 compliant powder coat; only on bottom of interlocking pans.
 
          PART 3EXECUTION
 
          3.1EXAMINATION
 
          A.Do not begin installation until substrates have been properly constructed and prepared.
 
          B.Confirm dimensions and elevations.
 
          C.Verify that wall structure can support canopy loads.
 
          D.If substrate preparation is the responsibility of another installer, notify Architect in writing of unsatisfactory preparation before proceeding.
 
          3.2PREPARATION
 
          A.Clean surfaces thoroughly prior to installation.
 
          B.Prepare surfaces using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving the best result for the substrate under the project conditions.
 
          3.3INSTALLATION
 
          A.Install in accordance with manufacturer's instructions, approved submittals, and in proper relationship with adjacent construction.
 
          3.4FIELD QUALITY CONTROL
 
          A.Field Inspection: Coordinate field inspection in accordance with appropriate sections in Division 01.
 
          3.5CLEANING AND PROTECTION
 
          A.Clean products in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations.
 
          B.Touch-up, repair or replace damaged products before Substantial Completion.
 
         
END OF SECTION