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  • Lang+Fulton: Caledonian University: plant housing and waste storage
    Caledonian University: plant housing and waste storage
    Lang+Fulton
    A £32 million campus redevelopment at Glasgow Caledonian University, designed by Page/Park Architects, included a screened area within an undercroft. The plant housing and waste storage bays utilised DeltaWing-90 louvres to...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Skyline Box patent glazing, Golcar J&I School
    Skyline Box patent glazing, Golcar J&I School
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    The Standard Patent Glazing Company's self-supporting Skyline Box hipped skylights were installed at Golcar Junior and Infants School in Huddersfield. These products are suitable for commercial and domestic applications and...
  • 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...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar cladding - The Cedar Club
    Western Red Cedar cladding - The Cedar Club
    Silva Timber
    Lane End Conference Centre completed a new purpose-built sports and leisure centre in High Wycombe - The Cedar Club. The double-storey building has been clad in Western Red Cedar, offcuts of which were then used to create an...
  • 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.
  • RHEINZINK: Zinc square tile cladding gives home diamond effect
    Zinc square tile cladding gives home diamond effect
    RHEINZINK
    RHEINZINK supplied its square tile system - RHEINZINK-prePATINA blue-grey - for the roof and facade of a new-build home in Stuttgart, Germany. These tiles were installed diagonally to create a striking diamond design effect
  • 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.: Catcastle Grey sandstone walling for housing development
    Catcastle Grey sandstone walling for housing development
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    Dunhouse Quarry Co. supplied Catcastle Grey pitched-face walling for a new housing development in Lancaster by Wrenman Homes. Catcastle Grey is a course-grained sanstone cladding material with occasional large quartz...
  • Standard Patent Glazing Co: Traditional patent glazing, Hull Paragon Railway Station
    Traditional patent glazing, Hull Paragon Railway Station
    Standard Patent Glazing Co
    5,000m2 of Traditional patent glazing was installed by the Standard Patent Glazing Company during the major refurbishment of this large railway station. The Traditional patent glazing system was used in conjunction with...
  • Elefant Gratings: Screening and fencing for CSC Data Centre, Kent
    Screening and fencing for CSC Data Centre, Kent
    Elefant Gratings
    Elefant Gratings manufactured and supplied galvanised steel louvres for use as screening / fencing for CSC Data Centre, Maidstone in Kent
  • Lang+Fulton: Leisure facility cladding - Antelope Park, Southampton
    Leisure facility cladding - Antelope Park, Southampton
    Lang+Fulton
    Covering an area of 2 hectares, Antelope Park in Southampton was once described as a "run-down site exuding a forbidding ambience". Now, at a cost of £25 million, HGP Architects has designed an impressive 16,000 m2 retail...
  • Silva Timber: Siberian larch for Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
    Siberian larch for Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
    Silva Timber
    The Malvern Hills is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) with a rich architectural heritage and an abundance of forts, castles and priories. Homeowner Martin Gloster was carrying out a new build in this area, and...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar cladding, eco house, Orkney
    Western Red Cedar cladding, eco house, Orkney
    Silva Timber
    Ambitious self-builder, Erik Tait wanted to create an eco home within the natural beauty of mainland Orkney. Located on the northern tip of Scotland, where the North Sea and Atlantic Ocean meet, the property would be...
  • 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...
  • Lang+Fulton: Piazza screening for BAA Heathrow Academy
    Piazza screening for BAA Heathrow Academy
    Lang+Fulton
    The Heathrow Academy is situated adjacent to the busy A4 and is home to a small exhibition space. In order to create a calmer environment for the public a 7.0m high screen projects on either side of the building. The lower...