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  • TORMAX United Kingdom: TORMAX unfolds for Ellesmere Port housing association
    TORMAX unfolds for Ellesmere Port housing association
    TORMAX United Kingdom
    The head offices of housing association Plus Dane in Ellesmere Port, welcomes staff and visitors with a smart TORMAX automatic folding entrance system. Originally vacant office space in the centre of the town, it was important that the refurbished facility was fully DDA compliant, ensuring good access for all users. A space-saving solution that...
    23 February 2015
  • Newton announces a RIBA-approved factory tour CPD
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing Systems is pleased to announce RIBA has approved the company's Factory Tour for Double Point CPD status. The Factory Tour will be carried out at the Head Office and training facility in Tonbridge, Kent. The Factory Tour objectives are to educate the specifier on their design obligations within the UK structural waterproofing...
    17 February 2015
  • Cembrit: Moorland makes its mark on energy efficient homes
    Moorland makes its mark on energy efficient homes
    Cembrit
    Cembrit Moorland fibre cement slates have contributed to a £2.1 million social housing scheme in Liverpool cutting its carbon emissions by two thirds and achieving Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4. The Liverpool Mutual Homes (LMH) development which comprises eighteen new homes rejuvenates one of the city’s main gateways. The six three-story and...
    16 February 2015
  • Cavity drain technical guidance published
    Newton Waterproofing
    Future Constructor and Architect Magazine is a leading building and design publication targeted to architects, specifiers, designers and building contractors. The editor contacted Newton Waterproofing Systems to contribute to their Technical Focus section, and this month’s edition features an article written by Newton Waterproofing Systems...
    04 February 2015
  • Style Door Systems: SOUND SWALLOWED WITH DORMA HÜPPE PARTITIONS
    SOUND SWALLOWED WITH DORMA HÜPPE PARTITIONS
    Style Door Systems
    Greatly improving the acoustics of a room divided using a DORMA Hüppe Variflex or MOVEO sliding, partitioning wall system, the new DORMAcoustic panels maximise sound absorption in the frequencies from 250 to 1,600 Hertz, the range most relevant for good speech audibility and intelligibility. Exclusive in the UK to partitioning experts Style, the...
    29 January 2015
  • Newton Waterproofing Systems go ‘Down Under’
    Newton Waterproofing
    In December 2014, Bayset Specialist Trade Supplies, Australia’s premier supplier of waterproofing materials, welcomed Stuart Tansey, Newton’s Technical and Training Manager, to their offices in Brisbane, Australia to spend a week facilitating Bayset to promote the advantages of Cavity Drain Membranes for below ground waterproofing. During his...
    28 January 2015
  • Watco UK: Watco set to reveal new floor paint system - Fastcoat
    Watco set to reveal new floor paint system - Fastcoat
    Watco UK
    Fastcoat can transform a floor in just one day. Fastcoat is a new polyaspartic resin formulation that allows floors to be cleaned, prepared and painted in a single day. Fastcoat has been made possible by recent developments in polyaspartic resin technology. Watco's formulation, specially developed by in-house paint chemists, uses this versatile...
    26 January 2015
  • Cembrit: Cembrit upgrades South Wales depot
    Cembrit upgrades South Wales depot
    Cembrit
    Leading manufacturer of fibre cement roofing and cladding products, Cembrit has expanded and fully upgraded facilities at its Llandow depot, located in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales. The improvements made to the depot include an extension of its stockholding, a revamped reception area and an increased staff presence. The depot’s reception has...
    26 January 2015
  • Cembrit: Kent housing development benefits from Zeeland slates
    Kent housing development benefits from Zeeland slates
    Cembrit
    Zeeland fibre cement slates from Cembrit have been installed on an interesting development in Kent, which sees the natural appearance of the slate complement the external weatherboard and brick finish. Built by Hillreed Homes, the two, three, four and five bedroom properties form part of ‘The Poppies’, a housing community in Kings Hill, West...
    22 January 2015
  • Kee Safety: The quickest route to highway safety
    The quickest route to highway safety
    Kee Safety
    Ease and speed of installation, combined with outstanding versatility, make Kee Klamp® fittings from Kee Safety ideal for use in highway environments. Offering a flexible and convenient solution for the construction of tubular structures, Kee Klamp® fittings are suited to a range of guardrail applications. The Kee Klamp® system securely joins...
    22 January 2015
  • Cavity Trays: Overwhelmed wet walls?
    Overwhelmed wet walls?
    Cavity Trays
    Can masonry really be overwhelmed? This was the question posed by the owner of a recently built house that became rather damp during storms in the early part of this year. Apparently he had never considered a masonry skin might become saturated, and never considered to what extent following saturation water could free-flow within the cavity. It...
    16 January 2015
  • Cavity Trays: 2015 product guide now available from Cavity Trays Ltd
    2015 product guide now available from Cavity Trays Ltd
    Cavity Trays
    Contact Cavity Trays Ltd to request a copy of their new 2015 technical manual and product guide....
    12 January 2015
  • Cavity Trays: The Latest Book of Wise Decisions from Cavity Trays
    The Latest Book of Wise Decisions from Cavity Trays
    Cavity Trays
    The latest volume in a series of pocketbooks used by architects, builders and surveyors has just been released. Its title: The Latest Book of Wise Decisions – signifying it is the most recent in the long series that has now reached volume 41. Published by Cavity Trays Ltd of Yeovil, the pocketbook contains new and upgraded building detail...
    15 December 2014
  • Cembrit: Curved rendering possible with Cembrit PB Flex
    Curved rendering possible with Cembrit PB Flex
    Cembrit
    Cembrit’s versatile building board, Cembrit PB, which is ideally suited as a stable base for a range of internal and external applications is now available in flex formulation. Cembrit PB Flex has been specifically developed for use on curved walls, arches, vaulted ceilings and around beams and columns. Cement-based Cembrit PB delivers impressive...
    12 December 2014
  • Bilco UK: Bilco invests in roof access product selection tool
    Bilco invests in roof access product selection tool
    Bilco UK
    Bilco Assist provides architects, building engineers, facilities managers, roofers and M&E contractors with the knowledge required to identify the essential design considerations required to ensure safe access points onto flat roof areas. With no British or European Standard for roof hatches, this guidance will assist in the selection of products...
    01 December 2014