Skyspan 2014 Umbrella Range

Skyspan Umbrella Features

Skyspan™ Umbrellas offer true peace of mind with:

– lifetime anti corrosion warranty on Aluminium umbrellas and up to
– 10 years structural and
– 5 year canopy warranties on selected product lines.

When you buy a Skyspan™ Umbrella you are not only supporting Australian industry. Skyspan™ customers receive world class quality products specifically designed to suit Australian conditions in shorter time frames than competitors who import their product.
Skyspan™ quality control process includes inspection of EACH unit prior to packaging, crating and shipping.

maintenance-150x350Skyspan™ offer a comprehensive maintenance program to ensure correct operation of your Skyspan™ umbrella to fulfil your warranty.
With a Skyspan™ professional service you will receive the following:

– Ensure canopy edge cable is seated correctly.
– Tighten and secure edge cable.
– Review positioning and condition of fabric.
– Ensure canopy is positioned correctly over top plate.
– Check and tighten all nuts and bolts
– Apply grease to moving parts
– Check jack and winding mechanism (if applicable)
– Check anti-creep lock is correctly positioned (if applicable)
– Check pivot locking bolt is correctly positioned (if applicable)
– Ensure sail track is tight on perimeter frame (if applicable)
– Free end caps and base plugs
– Full written report (emailed)

Wind RatedSkyspan™ Architectural Umbrellas come with an Engineer Wind Rating Certification,

– be it our Portable Umbrellas (60Km/h),
– Vista & Sunset ranges (112Km/h open, 148Km/h retracted)
– or our cyclone rated Typhoon and Panorama ranges (148Km/h open).

Cast Alloy Base PlateAt Skyspan™ we pay attention to detail. Starting at the bottom our custom cast alloy base plates provide a clean look whilst adding durability and strength to the design.
Easy Wind HandleIn the middle our “Easy Wind” retraction system utilises a unique “rack and pinion” gear system which along with our “Anti-Jam” crank lift allow for easy, fast and reliable opening/closing of canopies.

A simple but unique lever allows the umbrella to be locked in the open position for safety when used in public spaces.

The removable handle leaves a clean aesthetic appearance whilst preventing unauthorised operation.

hidden cablesAt the canopy level, our concealed stainless perimeter cable gives the canopy it’s curved contemporary profile and overall chic quality.

All hardware is manufactured from marine grade stainless steel for maximum strength and longevity.

Skyspan Umbrella Accessories

heatingSkyspan™ Offers the option of including integrated Electrical Wiring to be supplied ex-factory for accessories including electrical heating units, lighting & speaker systems
lightingUp-lighting, down-lighting & strip-lighting are able to be provided, both Factory-Fitted and Retro-fitted.
blindsSkyspan™ Umbrellas offer the facility of side-curtains in order to create a more sheltered and cosy environment, note will may effect the umbrellas Wind Rating.
fabric-colours-150x150Skyspan™ offer a complete range of powdercoating colours from the Dulux/Interpon range for frames and a comprehensive set of canopy colours from the Ferrari 502 range.
branding-150x150Corporate branding options available, including full-colour screen printing.
plug-socketElectrical Plug Sockets are offered as an option to assist in ensuring patrons on the go are able to stay longer if the need arises.
lace-up-linkJoiner panels are used to link umbrella units together to provide a simple but effective weather-proof solution between adjacent Skyspan™ Umbrellas.

Rotating-Base-UnitOur Pivot-Base allows the Vista Cantilevered Umbrella to rotate freely through 360 degrees, allowing optimal use of the umbrellas shade throughout the day

Skyspan: World leaders in commercial outdoor and shade umbrellas

Australian made

Skyspan Umbrellas, based on Brisbane’s south side, in Australia, are industry leaders in the design, manufacture and installation of commercial shade products.

Skyspan is constantly working to provide a pioneering design approach, precision engineering and the reliable delivery of all sizes of architectural commercial shade products. Skyspan is fully equipped to meet your needs in their specially adapted factory, where each individual shade product is personally assembled and checked to ensure that each and every product is up to the standard of quality Skyspan Umbrellas are renowned for.

Skyspan umbrellas have many standard features and options:

  • ability to withstand wind gusts of 120kph and higher in some models
  • solid powdercoated structural aluminium frame
  • 10 year guaranteed gearing mechanism
  • PVC Coated polyester fabric which is both 100% waterproof and UV proof.
  • Easy installation and use.
  • Completely Australian made
  • heaters,
  • plastic drop down curtaining,
  • screen printing
  • air conditioning,
  • custom lighting

Skspan Shade Structures