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  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Skyline Box patent glazing system, Cromlix Hotel
    Skyline Box patent glazing system, Cromlix Hotel
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    Surrounded by 34 acres of secluded woodlands and garden, Cromlix Hotel near Dunblane, owned by tennis star Andy Murray, offers luxury bedroom suites, a venue for weddings and corporate events. During the renovation of this...
  • RHEINZINK: RHEINZINK prePATINA roofing and cladding for airport
    RHEINZINK prePATINA roofing and cladding for airport
    RHEINZINK
    This airport in Bydgoszcz, Poland, features the RHEINZINK prePATINA blue-grey roofing and cladding system. The double standing seam roof system covers 2200m2, while the facade uses a reveal panel system and extends to 600m2.
  • Lang+Fulton: Cladding panels for plant housing - North Kent Police HQ
    Cladding panels for plant housing - North Kent Police HQ
    Lang+Fulton
    North Kent Police HQ is a four-storey landmark building of 11,500m2. Glenn Howells Architects were responsible for developing the building concept, which features a number of ‘green’ technologies including solar shading to...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Skyline Box patent glazing for curved school roof
    Skyline Box patent glazing for curved school roof
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    Skyline Box patent glazing system was used on the gently curving roof of Silcoates School in Wakefield. The in-line glazing system incorporates low-profile aluminium opening vents.
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Heritage steel glazing system for Royal Exchange Theatre
    Heritage steel glazing system for Royal Exchange Theatre
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    In June 1996, the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester was badly damaged by a lorry bomb. Heritage glazing systems were used to replace 3 large glazed domes
  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Catcastle Grey sandstone cladding, Glasgow Sheriff Court
    Catcastle Grey sandstone cladding, Glasgow Sheriff Court
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    Glasgow Sheriff Court, originally built in 1985, and located in the Gorbals area of the city, is clad with Catcastle Grey sandstone. In 2014 it was granted B-listed status.
  • Marshalls: Sandstone facade - Latitude Red office development
    Sandstone facade - Latitude Red office development
    Marshalls
    Latitude Red is an eight storey development close to Leeds city centre which was designed to provide headquarter office buildings. The build combines natural light and contemporary architecture to create a striking working...
  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Harwood Rubble stone cladding - residential development
    Harwood Rubble stone cladding - residential development
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    Harwood Rubble stone from Dunhouse Quarry was used on a large housing development near Chester-le-Street in County Durham. Completed in 2019, the chopped stone was used to face the walls on this residential development.
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional patent glazing - The Rushes Shopping Centre
    Traditional patent glazing - The Rushes Shopping Centre
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    The Standard Patent Glazing Company designed and manufactured glazing for use on entrance canopies throughout The Rushes Shopping Centre in Loughborough, Leicestershire. Their Traditional patent glazing system was produced...
  • Formica Group: VIVIX® panels for high-rise residential block, Sweden
    VIVIX® panels for high-rise residential block, Sweden
    Formica Group
    In Bohus-Malmön, Sweden, the municipal housing company MKB, together with Midroc Project Management, have completed a tower block consisting of 54 apartments over 15 floors. It has been built in the yard of an existing...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Patent glazing - Sheffield Midland Railway Station
    Patent glazing - Sheffield Midland Railway Station
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    The Standard Patent Glazing Company replaced almost 2,000m2 of patent glazing on Phase 2 of Sheffield Midland Railway Station. All the platform canopies were installed using the company's Traditional patent glazing system
  • RHEINZINK: Zinc facade for 33-35 Commercial Road, London
    Zinc facade for 33-35 Commercial Road, London
    RHEINZINK
    RHEINZINK was chosen to achieve a maintenance-free facade which looks attractive from all angles and creates interesting effects as light reflects off the surface of the panels. RHEINZINK-prePATINA blue-grey material was...
  • 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...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Rafterline patent glazing system, domestic conservatory
    Rafterline patent glazing system, domestic conservatory
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    A very deep glazed conservatory roof with opening roof vents was installed on this domestic dwelling using the Rafterline patent glazing system.
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional patent glazing, Leicester Railway Station
    Traditional patent glazing, Leicester Railway Station
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    The Standard Patent Glazing Co replaced over 2,500m² of new roof patent glazing during major refurbishment of this Leicester railway station. The company's Traditional patent glazing system was used in conjunction with 6mm...