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  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional glazing, Victoria Quarter shopping centre
    Traditional glazing, Victoria Quarter shopping centre
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    As part of a major refurbishment project, The Standard Patent Glazing Company replaced over 1000m2 of patent glazing in the Victoria Quarter shopping centre, using its Traditional BL type aluminium glazing bars
  • Lang+Fulton: Louvred screening at marina's new spa and leisure centre
    Louvred screening at marina's new spa and leisure centre
    Lang+Fulton
    Lang+Fulton was asked to supply louvred screening to provide shelter and a visual barrier to the café and outdoor pool areas of Portavadie Marina Resort's new 10m spa and leisure centre in Argyll. A 2.5m high screen of...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional patent glazing, Chester Railway Station
    Traditional patent glazing, Chester Railway Station
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    Chester Railway Station underwent a major refurbishment in 2007. The Standard Patent Glazing Company replaced over 6000m2 of patent glazing using its polyester powder-coated Traditional BL type aluminium glazing bars.
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Skyline Box patent glazing – Power Road Studios, London
    Skyline Box patent glazing – Power Road Studios, London
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    200m2 of the Skyline Box patent glazing system was installed to cover a large open-plan communal area at Power Road Studios in Chiswick, which contains several businesses located under one roof
  • Silva Timber: Pre-finished Thermowood cladding protects outdoor centre
    Pre-finished Thermowood cladding protects outdoor centre
    Silva Timber
    Set in 12 acres of lawns and woodland, Tower Wood, Lancashire County Council's Outdoor Educational Centre in Windermere, provides outdoor adventure experiences for a wide range of ages and groups. ThermoWood® cladding was an...
  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Dunhouse Buff cladding for The Cube, Leith Street
    Dunhouse Buff cladding for The Cube, Leith Street
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    In 2009, Dunhouse Buff fine-grained creamy buff sandstone was used for The Cube, a prestigious office development on Leith Street, at the east end of Princes' Street, Edinburgh. The building's contemporary design sets out to...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Rafterline patent glazing system - domestic property
    Rafterline patent glazing system - domestic property
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    A domestic application incorporating Standard Patent Glazing Company's non-structural Rafterline patent glazing bars was used on the roof section of a conservatory. The glazing bars’ strength is provided by structural timber...
  • Lang+Fulton: Car park screening - Marischal College, Aberdeen
    Car park screening - Marischal College, Aberdeen
    Lang+Fulton
    Marischal College is situated in a prime location in the historic city centre of Aberdeen. The City Council have leased and fully redeveloped and refurbished the Grade A listed building from the University for use as office...
  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Cop Crag sandstone, The Rutland Building, Edinburgh
    Cop Crag sandstone, The Rutland Building, Edinburgh
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    A total of 750m² of Cop Crag sandstone was supplied to Lilley Construction in 2002 for the Rutland Building in Edinburgh. The building was a mixed use office development in the West End of the city, which formed a major...
  • RHEINZINK: RHEINZINK-artCOLOR for leisure and day care centre
    RHEINZINK-artCOLOR for leisure and day care centre
    RHEINZINK
    REINZINK provided its artCOLOR zinc alloy facade and roof system for this leisure and day care facility in France. The roof consists of a RHEINZINK artCOLOR double standing seam system, while the facade uses the RHEINZINK...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional patent glazing, Farringdon Railway Station
    Traditional patent glazing, Farringdon Railway Station
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    The Standard Patent Glazing Company installed 2,000m² of replacement patent glazing to the high level roof on this railway station using a specially designed wider than normal glazing bar incorporating integral nylatron...
  • RHEINZINK: Standing seam roof and cladding systems for museum
    Standing seam roof and cladding systems for museum
    RHEINZINK
    The Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg, South Africa, uses the RHEINZINK prePATINA roofing and cladding system in graphite-grey. The roofing system covers an area of 677m2, using a double standing seam. The facade extends to...
  • RHEINZINK: Corrugated profile roofing and cladding for office block
    Corrugated profile roofing and cladding for office block
    RHEINZINK
    This administration building in Bonn, Germany, features the RHEINZINK prePATINA roofing and cladding system. A corrugated profile system was used for both the roof and facade, and has a blue-grey finish. RHEINZINK prePATINA...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional patent glazing, Borough Market, London
    Traditional patent glazing, Borough Market, London
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    Borough Market in Southwark, Central London is one of the largest and oldest food markets in London. A major refurbishment programme was undertaken which included the complete replacement of the 850m² of roof patent glazing...
  • RHEINZINK: Stylish, robust zinc cladding for remote tourist cabins
    Stylish, robust zinc cladding for remote tourist cabins
    RHEINZINK
    Zinc seamed cladding was used for the roof and walls of a group of tourist cabins in rural Norway. Double Standing Seam System - RHEINZINK-prePATINA graphite-grey - was used for the roof areas. Angled Standing Seam -...