operable partition

operable partition

A partition composed of a number of large panels which are hung from a ceiling track, permitting the panels to be moved easily from their closed position (in which the panels form a partition) to an open position (in which the panels are stacked against each other); the panels also may be supported by a floor track.
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Janesville, WI, June 27, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Hufcor, Inc., the world's leader in providing operable partition solutions, announces the appointment of Dave Hewitt as Vice President - Domestic Sales.
SL Western Washington University, $67,285 to convert one classroom into two with operable partition door system: Room 240.
"A more traditional operable partition would be the type that is supported from the ceiling and pulls out from the wall in sort of an accordion fashion," says Mike Reinhart, interior design project manager for Perkins + Will.
Choosing an operable partition isn't always an easy task.
Said to be the most installed brand of operable partitions in hotels, convention centres, schools, universities and places of worship worldwide, Hufcor has dedicated manufacturing facilities in the US, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, China and Malaysia.
Modular systems, operable partitions, furniture on wheels, and demountable walls can all be reconfigured to fit your needs.
Gibca, a manufacturing licensee of US-based Hufcor, said it has been making operable partitions and movable glasswalls under licence from Hufcor since 1998 at its factory in Ajman.
There are conference rooms with operable partitions, offices and locker room/shower/bath rooms.
We specialize in commercial drywall, acoustical ceilings, wall panels, insulation systems, demountable walls, moveable and operable partitions, light gauge framing, metal trusses, EIFS (Exterior Insulation and Finishing Systems), air/moisture barriers, stucco/plaster and cultured stone.