Western Window Systems Introduces Pivot Door, Operating Windows

April 2, 2018

[Phoenix] – April 2, 2018 – Today, Western Window Systems added a pivot door, single-hung window, and sliding window to its Series 7000 performance family of aluminum moving glass walls and windows. The latest additions, featuring low U-values, Cardinal IG glass, and exemplary performance ratings, complete the company’s ambitious launch of 12 new energy-smart products in 12 months.

“The Series 7000 family of moving glass walls and windows is our vision for the future of indoor-outdoor living and architects, designers, and builders across the country are using it to create energy-smart contemporary homes and commercial projects,” says Scott Gates, Western Window Systems’ president and CEO. “Our popular new performance family now includes a pivot door and two operating windows, providing even more options to live better.”

All Series 7000 door and windows offer performance glass options from Cardinal IG that include laminated glass, solar- and glare-control glass, enhanced winter-performance glass, and Neat low-maintenance glass. A signature aluminum extrusion design utilizing custom Insulbar® profiles further reduces energy consumption. All products are NFRC-tested and comply with California’s rigorous Title 24 U-value requirements.

Western Window Systems’ Series 7980 Pivot Door, Series 7610 Single-Hung Window, and Series 7620 Sliding Window are the company’s 10th, 11th, and 12th additions to its Series 7000 performance family of moving glass walls and windows.

Series 7980 Pivot Door Highlights

  • Simulated NFRC values as low as .30 with standard low-E, dual pane glass
  • Widths from 24” to 72” and heights from 24” to 120”
  • Performance-tested at DP50
  • Low-profile commercial threshold for ease of entry
  • Can be combined with Western Window Systems fixed and hinged windows

Operating Window Highlights

  • A .34 U-value for standard low-E, argon-filled dual-pane glass
  • Performance-tested at CW-PG50
  • Single-hung window available in sizes up to 72” in width and 120” in height
  • Double-sash sliding window available in sizes up to 120” in width and 72” in height


  • The Series 7980 Pivot Door, Series 7610 Single-Hung Window, and Series 7620 Sliding Window are available through Western Window Systems’ custom channel
  • Western Window Systems’ manufacturing facility is located in Phoenix
  • For additional information, specifications, and custom options, visit westernwindowsystems.com or speak with a representative at westernwindowsystems.com/contact-us

About Western Window Systems
Founded in Phoenix in 1959, Western Window Systems designs and manufactures door and window systems that bring indoor and outdoor spaces together. Inspired by modern living, our high-quality products are available in custom sizes, standardized sets, and massive dimensions for unlimited design possibilities in residential, prefab, retail, commercial, and educational projects. From superior craftsmanship and timeless design to exceptional customer service, Western Window Systems is a preferred choice of architects, builders, and homeowners throughout North America.