AAT Acrylics’ panels are in used at world class facilities like the Daydream Island Resort and Living Reef, the Jamala Wildlife Centre, Lodz Zoo, the Oman Aquarium, Pairi Daiza and other exciting venues.
The largest block of perfectly clear PLEXIGLAS® ever made.
Length: 9.3 meters. Width: 3.15 meters. Thickness: 120 mm. Weight: just over 4,150 kilos or 4.6 US tons.
The largest block of perfectly clear PLEXIGLAS® ever made is just our starting point.
Not only does AAT Acrylics make enormous acrylic blocks of exceptional quality, we bond them together to create viewing-panels of phenomenal size, strength and clarity. In aquariums, these mega-panels provide breathtaking visitor experiences.
Despite weighing tens or even hundreds of tonnes, we transport these huge panels around the world and install them in place with accuracy measured in millimetres using water-proofing techniques that stand the test of time.
experience & expertise.
AAT has provided full acrylic panel installation services including the waterproofing in aquariums and zoos around the world.Read More
Large, curved panels
It’s not just aquariums that need big, strong and superbly clear panels of acrylic.
This 12 meter curved cast acrylic panel was manufactured and thermoformed at AAT’s global PLEXIGLAS® production facility and installed by AAT with water-tight precision at Dreamworld’s Tiger Island exhibit on Australia’s Gold Coast.
The clear PLEXIGLAS® acrylic panel provides visitors with an underwater view of the tigers swimming and playing in the water.
Length: 12 meters | Bonds: 2 vertical | Arc: 12.508 meters | Thickness: 60 mm
Acrylic viewing system services
Acrylic Innovation Consulting Service
How far can we go?
There’s nothing we enjoy more than collaborating with architects and visionaries to push the boundaries of imagination and creativity on aquarium design. Our engineers and acrylic technicians are available to consult on projects putting acrylic to use in new and innovative ways or break new viewing panel records.
Installation, construction and installation expertise.
We’ll help you develop the right engineering specifications for your needs, balancing initial construction costs with longer term requirements for durability and performance.
Maintenance and Repairs
Fast. Professional. Supportive.
From acrylic cleaning services to emergency repairs, AAT responds swiftly and professionally to your needs and requirements.
The hidden cost of cheap engineering.
Lowering engineering standards on acrylic viewing systems may save money on aquarium construction, but at what price in years to come? An overview for specifiers and decision-makers.Read more
AAT Acrylic Viewing Systems
Used by leading aquariums
Tried, tested and proven, AAT bag filters clean the water in some innovative aquariums.