RJL Associates, Inc.

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Welcome to RJL Associates, Inc.

We are a manufacturers' representative firm founded in 1994 with offices in Fernandina Beach, Florida. Our focus is on specialty products for the construction segment covering new, additions and renovation projects for schools, commercial, institutional, government, industrial and marine segments, among others. We have also supplied specialty products for residential applications where custom and high-end quality are requested.

With a focus on educational, technical, sales and marketing support, our firm expands the efforts of the manufacturers we represent by being readily available, versed in the local needs of our customers and designers so as to be able to better assist them and fulfill their needs on projects in Florida. In adition we also assist and consult with designers and other construction professionals in reviewing their needs and assisting them with options and budget data on select areas of the building envelope.

We are currently an approved educational provider for educational programs approved by the Board of Architecture of the State of Florida. Our current education programs cover the requirements under the  2017 Florida Building Code. These include program topics covering fire rated glazing systems, louvers, as well as decorative glass applications.

The programs are available to design firms and commercial glazing firms, among others. Select programs are available for professional association meetings which may be more focused on specific subjects. Please consult us in advance for this option which requires additional consultation and preparation time.

Our firm or principal is currently a member in good standing of: The Construction Specifications Institute; International Code Council; Southeast Glass Association; Building Officials Association of Florida, as well as the Florida AIA and Jacksonville Chapter of the AIA. These associations are directly involved with or influence many of the areas which affect the segments of the industry that designers and customers are involved with.

In this and the following pages we will cover specific segments, products and systems that we can assist you to meet your needs. The breadth and options of the manufacturers may not be fully illustrated, so we are happy to discuss specific needs and conditions that your project may require, and assist you in acquiring the information you need. As representatives we work to analyze your needs, suggest solutions, budget pricing, quotations, and support our clients through the process securing products and/or systems from the firms we represent.

Our office will closed Monday, February 18th 

Effective January 28th, 2019, our office hours will be Monday thru Thursday, 0830 to 1700 and Friday 0830 to 1230 (Eastern).




Two-hour interior rated glass wall
Two-hour interior rated glass wall
This rated wall blends with the exterior systems

Nature is a great inspiration for designers, and many products have been developed to achieve greater options in a variety of applications.

Among the products and systems we represent:

  • Aluminum fire rated full light doors, borrowed frames and sidelights (ratings up to 2 hours)
  • Aluminum fire rated one and two hour curtain wall systems
  • Special steel and stainless steel based fire rated full light doors (ratings from 45 to 90 minutes)
  • Special steel based fire rated borrowed frames and sidelights (ratings up to 45 minutes)
  • Conventional HM and Stainless Steel doors with frames
  • Lead shielded frames, doors and glazing
  • Specialty architectural and industrial applications glass
  • Architectural aluminum louvers, including hurricane impact rated models
  • FEMA compliant flood vent units
  • Mechanical louver screen units
  • Conventional and fire rated damper units for stand-alone and combined use with architectural louvers
  • Aluminum sun shades and engineered shutter applications
  • And more . . . .

Among the firms we represent are:

Aluflam North America, LLC

American Warming and Ventilating

Control Glass USA 


Our contact information:

RJL Associates, Inc.
PO Box 17197
Fernandina Beach, FL  32035-3137
Office - 904-261-3327 or 800-395-8953
Fax - 888-272-0876