Hawaii Architectural Sales now Representing SAFTI FIRST® in Hawaii

ByDiana S
| April 4, 2016

SAFTI FIRST® invests over $1 million in new technology in local manufacturing facility.

Media Contact:
Diana San Diego
888.653.3333 ext. 756



BRISBANE, CA (April 4, 2016) – SAFTI FIRST®, leading USA manufacturer of fire rated glazing and framing systems, is pleased to announce that Hawaii Architectural Sales will be representing SAFTI FIRST® in Hawaii effective immediately.

“We see tremendous synergy with our current product lines,” says Eugene Rooney, principal at Hawaii Architectural Sales. “Our goal is to be a ‘one-stop-shop’ for architects seeking design assistance for glass, glazing and metal building envelope products in Hawaii. Representing SAFTI FIRST® also allows us to better serve our glazing customers.”

Eugene began his career in the architectural glass and glazing industry since 2002 and founded Hawaii Architectural Sales in 2012. In addition to SAFTI FIRST®, Eugene also represents EFCO, Super Sky, Kalwall, Hope’s Windows, Doralco and American Warming and Ventilating.

SAFTI FIRST® is extremely excited to get a sales rep of Eugene’s caliber and product offering. This is the first time, in a long time, that we have had someone living on the islands representing us” says Tim Nass, VP of National Sales at SAFTI FIRST®. “It is important that we have a competent, active sales rep that is part of the community on a daily basis. Hawaii Architectural Sales will provide the service and education necessary to promote a technical product like fire resistive glass and framing.”

For more information, please call 888.653.3333 or visit www.safti.com.


SAFTI FIRST® Fire Rated Glazing Solutions (www.safti.com) has been serving the architectural and building communities and is the recognized leader in manufacturing fire rated glass and framing for over 35 years. As the premier source for fire rated glazing, SAFTI FIRST® was the first to introduce transparent fire rated walls to the U.S. market. Our SuperLite™ product line, fire rated from 20 minutes to 3 hours, includes fire resistive tempered units (SuperLite II-XL), fire resistive multilaminates (SuperLite III-XL), fire resistive security glazing (SuperSecure II-XLS), specialty tempered glass (SuperLite I and I-XL), safety ceramics (PYRAN Platinum F and L by SAFTI FIRST®), safety wired glass (SuperLite I-W) and specialty fire protective (SuperLite X-45/60/90). SuperLite products can protect against noise, attack, impact, bullets, blast, hurricane and UV rays, and are available in many custom architectural make-ups, including butt-glazed and enhanced energy performance applications. GPX Framing is fire rated up to 2 hours and can be used in doors, openings, storefronts, curtain wall and floor applications and available in multiple architectural finishes. GPX Framing can also be customized protect against attack, impact, bullets, blast and hurricane. Our products are manufactured in the U.S. for fast lead times. For more information, call 888.653.3333.

Media interested in photos, interviews or other information should contact Diana San Diego at 888.653.3333 ext. 756 or dianas@safti.com.