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  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Nu-Guard® NRG Clear – energy efficient masonry coating
    Nu-Guard® NRG Clear – energy efficient masonry coating
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    Nu-Guard® NRG Clear is an energy saving protective coating for use on stone, brick, reconstructed stone, blockwork and tiles. The clear coating deeply impregnates into porous building material and chemically bonds within the...
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Nu-Flame fire protection coatings for timber
    Nu-Flame fire protection coatings for timber
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    Nu-Flame fire protection systems for timber include clear varnishes, fire retardants and coloured finishes for internal and external use
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Nu-Guard® AG tack primer for anti-graffiti coatings
    Nu-Guard® AG tack primer for anti-graffiti coatings
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    Nu-Guard AG Tack Primer is a high performance water soluble, off white epoxy coating providing first class adhesion to properly prepared surfaces. The primer is the initial coat of the Nu-Guard® AG System and has been...
  • Ecochoice: Oak beams
    Oak beams
    Ecochoice
    Ecochoice supplies solid oak planks and beams for building, landscaping, rail and civil projects. Fresh-sawn and air-dried (AD) oak beams are ideal for use in oak-framed buildings. Oak beams and planks can be delivered:...
  • Ecochoice: Hardwood oak timber frames
    Hardwood oak timber frames
    Ecochoice
    Ecochoice supplies oak timber frame solutions for a wide variety of projects. Oak beams are usually supplied as green (fresh sawn) and expert builders create precision joints to form the frame. Once locked in place, hardwood...
  • Ecochoice: Glulam timber beams and joists
    Glulam timber beams and joists
    Ecochoice
    Glulam (glued laminated timber) technology uses small timber components to form large and complex shapes, usually with structural properties. Glulam is available in a range of temperate and tropical species, making projects...
  • Ecochoice: Ekki timber beams for dry docks in Swansea
    Ekki timber beams for dry docks in Swansea
    Ecochoice
    Ecochoice supplied Ekki wooden beams for the dry docks in Swansea. The dry docks needed new sluice paddles to ensure their boat refurbishing area could continue to work for many years to come. The old paddles were made of...
  • Ecochoice: Glulam structure for RNLI Bembridge, Isle of Wight
    Glulam structure for RNLI Bembridge, Isle of Wight
    Ecochoice
    Ecochoice supplied the main structure of RNLI's Bembridge station on the Isle of Wight. The structure was built using European Larch glulam, including all arches, beams and pilars - all cut and drilled according to drawings...
  • Cembrit: Cembrit Patina Inline 3D effect facade board
    Cembrit Patina Inline 3D effect facade board
    Cembrit
    Cembrit Patina Inline fibre cement boards are suitable for strong and durable facades. The milled linear grooves in the boards create a 3D effect which provides character and depth to the facade: durable fibre cement; can be...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: KÖSTER Polysil® TG 500 - Anti-Lime primer
    KÖSTER Polysil® TG 500 - Anti-Lime primer
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Köster Polysil® TG 500 is a deeply penetrating primer for damp, salt-containing substrates and an anti-lime treatment for new concrete. It also is compatible with mortars, plasters, cementitious slurries and concrete, and...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: KÖSTER Deuxan® 2C bitumen external tanking waterproofer
    KÖSTER Deuxan® 2C bitumen external tanking waterproofer
    Delta Membrane Systems
    KÖSTER Deuxan® 2C is a BBA approved primary waterproofer for external tanking. It is a robust, crack-bridging, 2-component, polymer-modified bitumen thick film sealant for waterproofing construction. Designed for the secure...
  • Delta Membrane Systems: KÖSTER Bitumen Primer
    KÖSTER Bitumen Primer
    Delta Membrane Systems
    KÖSTER Bitumen Primer is a cold-applied, low odour, solvent containing bitumen primer. It contains a bonding agent admixture and displays excellent penetration properties. It acts as a dust binder and as a bonding agent for...

News

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  • Cembrit introduces new facade board with 3D effect
    Cembrit introduces new facade board with 3D effect
    Cembrit has introduced a brand new facade board with 3D effect inspired by nature’s unique features. With the new Patina Inline facade board, Cembrit meets the rising demand from architects and builders across the world for facades that add character and depth to any building’s expression with the ability to fit the surrounding environment...
    Cembrit, 11 October 2019 News
  • Luxury house beats humidity with MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME
    Luxury house beats humidity with MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME
    Situated on an exclusive Caribbean island, luxury private residence Casa Blanca underwent a specialised interior refit geared especially toward immunising the house from the intense humidity. Where the moisture in the air can reach up to 82% in the wet season (July-Nov), Mark Reeve, Director of the Wardrobe and Bookcase Company Ltd. who...
    MEDITE SMARTPLY, 10 October 2019 News
  • Free acoustic consultation and guide for schools
    Free acoustic consultation and guide for schools
    Sound Reduction Systems (SRS) is helping schools make improvements to learning environments by providing a free consultation and assessment in order to put in place an effective acoustics upgrade action plan. SRS has also worked extensively within schools, colleges and universities to improve the learning environment. Their wealth of experience...
    Sound Reduction Systems, 02 October 2019 News
  • Aerogels in Building Refurbishment
    This presentation discusses the basics of thermal insulation in buildings, with a particular emphasis on historical and traditional construction, before moving onto the uses of high performance aerogel insulation. This is followed by a look at hygrothermal assessment methodologies and the use of WUFI software for modelling moisture flow in...
    A Proctor Group, CPD

Events

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  • London Build 2019
    London Build is the leading and largest construction and built environment show for London. London Build features: 500+ speakers across 9 conference theatres (Future London, London Design, Interiors & Fit-out, BIM & Digital Construction, Smart London, Sustainability, Interior & Fit-out, Innovation, Skills Hub, Fire Safety & Innovation and...
    Oliver Kinross, 27 October 2019 Event

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