Mission and Values
To provide discerning architects, builders, renovators, property managers and landlords, with the best value, structurally-sound and energy-efficient aluminum windows, curtain wall and aluminum railings for high-rise and low-rise commercial and residential buildings. AWD strives to be the contractor of choice because of our innovative practices, operational excellence and client relationships.
Aluminum Window Designs Ltd. fabricates commercial and residential thermally broken aluminum window products as its mandate within the Window Designs Group. The Group also includes Aluminum Window Designs Ltd., Aluminum Window Designs Facades Ltd., Vinyl Window Designs Ltd., and Performance Windows, all of which are headquartered in the Greater Toronto Region.
The Window Designs Group began in 1987 and has grown to 400,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing facilities with branches in Toronto, Calgary, and Jamaica. Aluminum Window Designs or AWD was created in 1991 to service the high-rise new construction and renovation industry by providing a wide range of high performance windows. AWD is ISO 9002-2000 registered.
Thanks to our on-going marketplace research, AWD products can be custom-designed to meet supplied specifications on a per project basis. The result? Innovative R&D and stringent testing to meet CSA and other international standards via our in-house testing facilities.
Since its inception, AWD has manufactured millions of sq. ft. of windows and doors for the residential, commercial and industrial sectors of the construction industry in Canada, the USA and Jamaica. Today, AWD occupies an 80,000 sq. ft. facility with potential growth of 120,000 sq. ft. on the same premises, where high caliber staff with significant experience and expertise in technical building envelope design and window manufacturing are employed.
AWD products are completely fabricated under the direction of the company. Its wide range of products includes thermal aluminum window and window wall systems, swing doors, sliding balcony doors, steel insulated aluminum framed doors, the Euro Door, an all aluminum glass balcony door, sliding, awning and casement windows, curtain wall, aluminum railings and aluminum panel systems. AWD also manufactures insulated glass and insulated panels used in its windows.