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  • CUPA PIZARRAS: Rainscreen cladding for modern and sustainable new home
    Rainscreen cladding for modern and sustainable new home
    CUPA PIZARRAS
    The CUPACLAD® 201 VANGUARD slate rainscreen cladding system features on the upper level of Split House, a contemporary private residence in Sussex. Designed by architectures Alma-nac, the home combines sustainability with an...
  • Profab Access: 4000 Series high-performance fire-rated riser doors
    4000 Series high-performance fire-rated riser doors
    Profab Access
    Profab Access high-performance riser doors are suitable for plasterboard / plaster and masonry walls and give access to electrical and mechanical servies within the building core. They are designed, manufactured and...
  • Steintec: Weiss Stain Protect Gloss paving colour enhancer
    Weiss Stain Protect Gloss paving colour enhancer
    Steintec
    Stain Protect Gloss wet-look gloss shine colour enhancer for natural stone and concrete paving also provides staining protection against marks made by grease, oils, fats, fast food, tyre rubber and footwear. Should ideally...
  • CUPA PIZARRAS: Natural slate roof tiles for contemporary new-build home
    Natural slate roof tiles for contemporary new-build home
    CUPA PIZARRAS
    When planners specified that slate must be used for the roof of Lansdowne House, a large contemporary property in Cambridge, CUPA 12 natural slate tiles were selected as they are cost-effective and met the required finish.
  • Norbord: CaberDek flooring for Anywl Homes housing development
    CaberDek flooring for Anywl Homes housing development
    Norbord
    Anywl Homes used Norbord’s CaberDek flooring in the Haygate Fields housing development in Wellington, Shropshire, made up of two-, three- and four-bedroom homes. CaberDek 18 or 22mm-thick flooring panels provide protection...
  • RHEINZINK: Cladding for the RAD Building, University of Nottingham
    Cladding for the RAD Building, University of Nottingham
    RHEINZINK
    1,265m² of Angled Standing Seam System, RHEINZINK-prePATINA graphite-grey were used for the RAD Building at the University of Nottingham. The principles of sustainability and ecology were the focus of the developers for this...
  • RHEINZINK: Roofing and cladding for sustainable new home, Sweden
    Roofing and cladding for sustainable new home, Sweden
    RHEINZINK
    Double standing seam roofing and RHEINZINK-CLASSIC bright rolled cladding have been used to create Anna-Karin and Richard Sånnek's dream home at Lake Vänern in Källby, Sweden. The couple had the idea to reinterpret the...
  • Profab Access: Riser doors and ceiling access - One Bishopsgate Plaza
    Riser doors and ceiling access - One Bishopsgate Plaza
    Profab Access
    Profab Access manufactured and supplied over 400 fire-rated riser doors and over 300 bespoke ceiling access panels to One Bishopsgate Plaza, a flagship 43-storey tower which will house London’s first luxury 5* Pan Pacific...
  • Westgate: Hoardfast site rooms and welfare facilities for offices
    Hoardfast site rooms and welfare facilities for offices
    Westgate
    Hoardfast PVC was used for temporary internal site hoarding by Morgan Lovell for a project at 20 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London. The hoarding was to form site offices, meeting rooms and welfare facilities such as...
  • Westgate: Internal site rooms and welfare space for London fit-out
    Internal site rooms and welfare space for London fit-out
    Westgate
    Westgate’s Hoardfast modular, reusable and sustainable hoarding system was selected by BW Interiors for a fit-out project in a 6-storey office development at 1 Finsbury Avenue, London, where a range of site rooms, welfare...
  • Westgate: Industrial partitioning controls dust and contamination
    Industrial partitioning controls dust and contamination
    Westgate
    Westgate was contracted by PD Ports, a UK shipping and logistics company in Hartlepool, to provide a cost-effective way to divide storage areas within its facility, providing dust and cross contamination control. Westgate...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Ultra Fix membrane fixing plug
    Ultra Fix membrane fixing plug
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Ultra Fix hybrid fixing plugs provide installers and technicians a superior alternative and significant install improvement for all 3 and 8mm membranes such as the Delta PT, AT800 and 3mm mesh membrane. Uniquely designed...

News

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  • Urban Adaptation Architects’ Competition
    Urban Adaptation Architects’ Competition
    Buildings are static. They serve the purpose they have been designed for. But when cities grow and the needs of the community change, this becomes a problem. Modular construction with engineered wood products like Kerto LVL are the solution, because they enable adaptable, sustainable and cost competitive designs. It is time to provide solutions to...
    Metsä Wood UK, 24 September 2020 News
  • The sky is the limit-Bilco UK’s SKY Flatglass smoke vent
    The sky is the limit-Bilco UK’s SKY Flatglass smoke vent
    The innovative product, which can be installed on flat roofs across a wide range of commercial and residential building types, offers professionals a diverse ‘three in one’ solution, as it can be utilised as a smoke vent, roof access hatch and rooflight. Suitable for installation on new build developments or retrofitted onto existing projects, the...
    Bilco UK, 24 September 2020 News
  • CUPA PIZARRAS is a carbon-neutral company
    CUPA PIZARRAS is a carbon-neutral company
    We are proud to announce that CUPA PIZARRAS, a specialist in natural slate roofing and cladding, is officially a carbon-neutral company according to the Carbon Trust. This achievement highlights our sustainable practices and provides an incentive to keep implementing policies to fight climate change. A carbon footprint refers to the total...
    CUPA PIZARRAS, 23 September 2020 News
  • Structural waterproofing design strategies, BS 8102:2009
    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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  • Healthcare Estates 2020 - Digital Week
    Healthcare Estates 'Digital Week' takes place entirely online from 5-9 Oct 2020. Hear from expert speakers in a series of timed webinars designed to help bring the content of this year's Healthcare Estates Conference to your screen. Access a rich and varied resource of online information hosted by IHEEM and keep up to date with your CPD. Exclusive...
    Step Exhibitions, 05 October 2020 Event

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