Frameless Glass Curtains (FGC) is a UK-based company that specialises in designing, manufacturing, and installing high-quality, bespoke glass curtain systems for both residential and commercial properties. Founded in 2001, FGC has been a leading innovator in the industry, offering unique, frameless glass curtain solutions that provide uninterrupted views and maximum natural light. FGC's products are made with toughened glass, which is extremely durable and resistant to breakage. They are also designed with energy efficiency in mind, using double or triple glazing to minimise heat loss and reduce energy consumption. With a team of expert designers, engineers, and installers, FGC provides a complete end-to-end service, from initial design and consultation to installation and aftercare support. Their bespoke glass curtains are tailor-made to fit each individual property, ensuring a perfect fit and seamless integration with the existing architecture. Over the years, FGC has built a reputation for excellence, earning numerous awards and accolades for their innovative designs and exceptional customer service. Their glass curtains have been featured in high-profile projects across the UK and beyond, including luxury hotels, commercial buildings, and private residences. Frameless Glass Curtains has partnered with Goudsmit UK to provide the best magnetic solutions for their glass curtain systems. Goudsmit UK's high-quality magnets ensure a secure and effortless closing mechanism for FGC's frameless glass curtains, adding to their already impressive functionality and sleek design
How Goudsmit UK Helped
With increased competition in the market FGC faced two main challenges, rising costs on some magnets required to manufacture their products and long lead times for such magnets with current suppliers. FGC turned to Goudsmit UK as a new supplier to help overcome these challenges. Goudsmit UK is a leading supplier in bespoke magnets and high-quality engineered components, renowned for expertise and ability to deliver cost-effective, high-quality solutions quickly and efficiently. By partnering with Goudsmit UK, FGC benefited from advanced manufacturing technologies and experience to produce high-quality, custom-made magnets that reduced costs and lead times.Goudsmit UK were able offer technical support in producing engineering drawings that ensured the right magnet for the FGC application. Goudsmit UK's team of experts produced engineering drawings that specified the exact dimensions, tolerances, and material specifications required for FCG’s magnets. This process was done in close collaboration with the FGC, ensuring that the final product met their exact requirements. Goudsmit UK's team of experts also provided guidance on magnet design, considering factors such as magnetic field strength, temperature resistance, and durability, to ensure that the magnets are fit for purpose and provide long-lasting performance. Once finalised, samples were produced, further ensuring the magnets produced were to the precise specifications required. Quality control checks were also carried out throughout the production process to ensure that the final product was of the highest standard. By producing bespoke magnets that are precisely engineered for the FGC application, Goudsmit UK has been able to help FGC to reduce both lead times and costs. This has led to increased productivity for FGC, with no delays. Overall, Goudsmit UK's collaboration with FGC has helped them to deliver high-quality solutions while staying within budget and timeline, ultimately boosting productivity and customer satisfaction.
The Working Relationship
“We have had a great experience working with Goudsmit UK on producing bespoke magnets for our application. We are excited to continue our working relationship with Goudsmit UK and look forward to the innovative solutions they will continue to provide us with in the future. This successful collaboration also serves as a case study for other manufacturers looking to optimise their production processes, reduce costs, and improve lead times by working with Goudsmit UK."
-Neil Blunt, Factory Manager
Goudsmit UK’s partnership with FGC was both comprehensive and collaborative, ensuring that they received expert knowledge, technical expertise, and guidance. Ultimately delivering a high-quality, cost-effective solution.
Frameless Glass Curtains plan to continue their working relationship with Goudsmit UK due to the successful collaboration. The bespoke magnets that Goudsmit UK has provided have enabled FGC to optimise their production processes, reduce costs and improve lead times. This has allowed FGC to deliver high-quality solutions to their customers on time and within budget. Goudsmit UK's expertise in producing custom-made magnets, along with their technical support throughout the production process, has been invaluable to FGC. Therefore, they plan to maintain their partnership with Goudsmit UK to continue delivering exceptional FGC solutions to their customers.