Australia's Leading Range of High Performance Aluminium Windows and Doors

Innovative systems, dedicated support and solutions focused design

Established in 1995 Architectural Window Systems (AWS), is one of Australia’s leading suppliers of aluminium window and door systems offering an extensive range of locally designed and manufactured aluminium window and door suites for residential and commercial applications.

AWS designs, tests, finishes and supplies aluminium window, door and commercial framing systems under the Vantage Windows and Doors and Elevate™ Aluminium Systems brands to more than 200 licenced manufacturers throughout Australia.


Launched in 1995, Vantage Windows and Doors has become the preferred choice for residential Architects and Building Designers. The innovative performance and design features of the Vantage range deliver outstanding outcomes in residential construction.

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In 2003 AWS introduced a range of high performance commercial suites under the Elevate™ Aluminium Systems brand. Further development embodies style and performance, making Elevate™ a favourite in both commercial and Architectural residential applications.

In line with our commitment to innovation and product development, our range also consists of high performance, energy efficient framing solutions for both residential and commercial applications.

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Our innovative range of thermally broken window and doors perform up to 32% better than standard double glazed units and offer significant benefits to the end user in achieving excellent thermal performance in aluminium windows and doors.

AWS is proud to offer one of the widest ranges of thermally broken framing systems, made right here in Australia.

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We also offer a number of unique hardware suites – ANDO™, MIRO™ and ICON™ designed specifically to suit our unique, high performance range of window and door systems.

In parallel with the busy pace of product development, AWS have developed a number of customer support products which include computer software for the costing, manufacturing, pricing and quoting of Vantage and Elevate™ products; technical manuals to assist designers and architects in specification; manufacturing manuals for fabricators and centralised marketing and promotional support to assist our networks of fabricators whenever the need arises.

We are a sister company to APL in New Zealand.

AWS has office and distribution locations in 5 states throughout Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth) with factory locations in Brisbane and Melbourne.

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