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  • Access Building Products: TL-KT tile access panel kit
    TL-KT tile access panel kit
    Access Building Products
    The TL-KT Access Panel Kit is a revolutionary new kit for a single tile that solves the problem of access through grouted tiles, without detracting from the finish of the tiled area. It blends seamlessly into the tile...
  • Access Building Products: Plastic Handi-Access panels
    Plastic Handi-Access panels
    Access Building Products
    The plastic Handi-Access panel range provides a simple, low-cost, high-quality solution for access to building services in walls and ceilings. The injection-moulded, slim profile is light in weight, enabling an easy-fit...
  • Access Building Products: Plasterboard door access panel
    Plasterboard door access panel
    Access Building Products
    The plasterboard door access panel has a beaded frame and can be finished to match the surrounding interior. It gives a flush finish after tape and jointing Features include: 30dB reduction; dual purpose for walls and...
  • Access Building Products: Airtight insulated loft hatch - Part L compliant
    Airtight insulated loft hatch - Part L compliant
    Access Building Products
    The Airtight loft hatch has been independently tested in a UKAS-accredited test house. The current air permeability test requires a hatch to withstand a pressure of 50 pascals; this hatch passed the test at 600 pascals air...
  • Access Building Products: 1-hour fire-rated access panels
    1-hour fire-rated access panels
    Access Building Products
    Fire-rated steel access panels provide one-hour fire protection as tested to BS EN 1634-1:2008 and BS EN 1364-2:1999, including a 1Hr Fire Rating "pass" on the insulation, by virtue of integrity 34dB sound reduction on UKAS...
  • Miko Shelter Solutions: Bespoke entrance canopy for day centre in Hartlepool
    Bespoke entrance canopy for day centre in Hartlepool
    Miko Shelter Solutions
    Miko worked with the new £4 million purpose-built Havelock Day Centre, a Centre for Independent Living (CIL), to create an 8m2 diamond-shaped entrance canopy. As well as being in keeping with the style of the building, the...
  • TORMAX United Kingdom: Automatic glass entrance system - Gloucester Cathedral
    Automatic glass entrance system - Gloucester Cathedral
    TORMAX United Kingdom
    TORMAX completed the installation of an automatic glass entrance system at Gloucester Cathedral, ensuring all visitors receive a warm welcome to come and enjoy this magnificent building. The new entrance has been completed...
  • TORMAX United Kingdom: Automatic door system for Cardiff University library
    Automatic door system for Cardiff University library
    TORMAX United Kingdom
    TORMAX was contracted by Ian Williams Ltd to install a combination of advanced automatic door systems to create a highly functional entrance solution to the new Cochrane Building at Cardiff University. A single-leaf swing...
  • DP Structures: Temporary cafe pavilions - Corn Exchange, Manchester
    Temporary cafe pavilions - Corn Exchange, Manchester
    DP Structures
    DP Structures undertook detailed design, structural calculations, fabrication/manufacture and installation on site of two bespoke high-quality corten steel 'open restaurant' pavilions to provide temporary facilities at...
  • Bolton Gate Company: Electric folding doors for fire and ambulance station
    Electric folding doors for fire and ambulance station
    Bolton Gate Company
    Bolton Gate was consulted to assist with the design and manufacture of 14 electric folding doors for a 7-bay fire / ambulance station during the planning of the Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. A garden-style theme was used to...
  • Furnitubes International: Bespoke decorative screens for London public realm
    Bespoke decorative screens for London public realm
    Furnitubes International
    The Post Building – on the site of the former Royal Mail Sorting Office - is a 260,000 sq ft grade A office development on New Oxford Street in the heart of central London. The 7-storey building features significant section...
  • Easi-Dec Access Systems: Bespoke access platforms
    Bespoke access platforms
    Easi-Dec Access Systems
    Bespoke access platforms and step-overs are built from modular fittings to provide a safe, robust, corrosion-resistant access platform. Easi-Dec can design both static and mobile custom-built platforms and step-overs to meet...

News

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  • Westgate’s circular economy initiative minimises waste
    Westgate’s circular economy initiative minimises waste
    Westgate is proud to announce our Hoardfast sustainability promise. Centred around the ethos of reuse, relocate and recycle, it aims to minimise waste during construction projects and the money that is generated from the sale of the recyclable internal hoarding panels is donated to the Marine Conservation Society (MCS). Working extensively within...
    Westgate, 16 September 2019 News
  • Two award nominations for unique recycling scheme
    Two award nominations for unique recycling scheme
    Continuing our streak of award nominations so far in 2019, Newton is honoured to be shortlisted at both the BITA Gala Award Ceremony and the London Construction Awards, for the Charles Darwin Award and Sustainable Construction Award respectively. As a first-year member of the British Irish Trading Alliance (or BITA), Newton is proud to be...
    Newton Waterproofing, 13 September 2019 News
  • New Podium Deck brochure from Delta Membrane Systems Ltd
    New Podium Deck brochure from Delta Membrane Systems Ltd
    Delta Membrane Systems Ltd announces the release of its new Podium Deck Brochure. This 44-page, full colour brochure presents design and build philosophy, project detailing and specification/selection of the correct waterproofing and drainage protection systems for podium decks, buried roofs, blue roofs, green roofs, warm roofs, cold roofs, hybrid...
    Delta Membrane Systems, 11 September 2019 News
  • Structural waterproofing design strategies, BS 8102:2009
    This seminar provides an insight on the different techniques for designing structural waterproofing systems and how to waterproof to achieve the requirements within BS 8102:2009: a focus on new build (concrete) structures and how combination waterproofing systems are specified for below ground environments; section details discussion on how...
    Newton Waterproofing, CPD

Events

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  • Building Live Club 2019
    Think offsite and smart digital delivery The skills shortage and concerns about the build quality of new housing is driving a renewed interest in offsite construction. Getting to a place where the majority of construction work takes place in a factory requires a major industry shift. Offsite solutions are often more expensive than traditional...
    United Business Media, 26 September 2019 Event

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