Projects and case studies featuring access & safety on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Howe Green: Floor access covers enable hospital maintenance
    Floor access covers enable hospital maintenance
    Howe Green
    Flexible floor access covers have removed the hassle involved in maintaining building services located under the flooring at a hospital in East Anglia. Maintenance of essential building services had become problematic as the...
  • Bilco UK: Bilco products are top of the class at Deptford School
    Bilco products are top of the class at Deptford School
    Bilco UK
    Deptford Green School was one of the last schools in the country to secure funding through the Building Schools for the Future programme, and the completed building opened its doors to the latest intake of students in...
  • Howe Green: Access covers for raised floor in redevelopment project
    Access covers for raised floor in redevelopment project
    Howe Green
    The International Press and Broadcast Centre, used for the 2012 Olympics, has been transformed into the commercial redevelopment Here East – the digital quarter for East London with 1.2 million square feet for business,...
  • Safesite: Roof edge protection systems - Roehampton leisure centre
    Roof edge protection systems - Roehampton leisure centre
    Safesite
    Safesite provided Roehampton Sports and Fitness Centre with a collective roof edge protection system that ensures optimum roof top safety for maintenance and inspection teams. Roehampton Sports and Fitness Centre is managed...
  • Kee Systems: Rooflight protection for tile manufacturer Porcelanosa
    Rooflight protection for tile manufacturer Porcelanosa
    Kee Systems
    Kee Systems was contacted to carry out a site survey at Porcelanosa's largest site in Watford as it wanted to ensure safe access to roofs at 6 sites for maintenance purposes, including protection for its skylights. All...
  • Safesite: Edge protection and anti-slip surface at harbour
    Edge protection and anti-slip surface at harbour
    Safesite
    KeeGuard® Topfix edge protection and Kee Walk® walkway were installed by Safesite for Wightlink Ferries on their refuelling tanks moored in Portsmouth Harbour to allow safe access to the sounding caps and level sensors on...
  • Easi-Dec Access Systems: Platform used instead of scaffolding by window company
    Platform used instead of scaffolding by window company
    Easi-Dec Access Systems
    The Window Company (Contracts) has invested more than £30,000 in Easi-Dec's Roofline platform system to enable its window installers to work at height without the need to erect costly and time-consuming scaffolding. In the...
  • Safesite: Rooftop demarcation for Waitrose distribution centre
    Rooftop demarcation for Waitrose distribution centre
    Safesite
    Safesite installed its rooftop demarcation system at Waitrose's Regional Distribution Centre (RDC) in Bracknell to allow safe maintenance of plant and equipment situated on the roofs. The demarcation system was installed as...
  • Bilco UK: Floor access door, King’s Cross Station, London
    Floor access door, King’s Cross Station, London
    Bilco UK
    Bilco UK manufactured a specially commissioned, aluminium, double-leaf floor access door for installation at King’s Cross Station as part of a major refurbishment programme. The bespoke type JD-AL door was made to the exact...
  • Safesite: Safesite roof access safety solutions for Britvic
    Safesite roof access safety solutions for Britvic
    Safesite
    KeeWalk®, KeeGuard® Topfix and KeeLine® systems and a number of CAT access ladders were installed by Safesite to ensure safe roof access at all times at Britvic's Robinson Concentrate Squash manufacturing facility in...
  • Kee Safety: Free-standing roof edge protection systems for IKEA
    Free-standing roof edge protection systems for IKEA
    Kee Safety
    KEEGUARD roof edge protection system has been installed on IKEA buildings in several countries, including France, Poland and South Korea. After KEEGUARD was installed at a few new European stores, it was specified for roof...
  • Bilco UK: Roof hatches ensure safe access at European Space Agency
    Roof hatches ensure safe access at European Space Agency
    Bilco UK
    Two Bilco SS-50T roof hatches and two BL-ZBOX retractable ladders with trap doors were specified and installed at the European Space Agency in Didcot, Oxfordshire. These would provide easy and safe access to the roof of the...
  • Bilco UK: Innovative, safe access hatch for medieval church roof
    Innovative, safe access hatch for medieval church roof
    Bilco UK
    Bilco UK supplied an innovative replacement roof hatch for a medieval church in Norfolk. St Mary’s is one of the 653 churches within the Diocese of Norwich and is a Grade 1 listed building thought to date back to the 13th...
  • Kee Safety: Safe stepped walkway for rooftop of Irish plant
    Safe stepped walkway for rooftop of Irish plant
    Kee Safety
    In collaboration with its Fall Protection Partner in Ireland, Skyway Safe Access Equipment, Kee Safety provided a roof top safety solution for a manufacturing plant in Dublin to deliver a major improvement in rooftop safety.
  • Bilco UK: Roof hatches at Ironmonger Row Baths
    Roof hatches at Ironmonger Row Baths
    Bilco UK
    Ironmonger Row Baths had been part of the landscape of the London Borough of Islington since 1931, when it was built as a wash house for local residents, at a time when 95% of households did not have a bath. In 1938 a...