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  • H+H UK: Refurbishment of Batheaston Primary with aircrete blocks
    Refurbishment of Batheaston Primary with aircrete blocks
    H+H UK
    Project, 21 October 2016
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  • H+H UK: H+H flooring and building blocks for mixed use housing
    H+H flooring and building blocks for mixed use housing
    H+H UK
    Project, 01 July 2020
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  • Metsä Wood UK: Open Source Wood winner: Kokoon modular housing system
    Open Source Wood winner: Kokoon modular housing system
    Metsä Wood UK
    Project, 03 July 2020
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  • Metsä Wood UK: Laminated veneer lumber for alpine SPA-Bungalow
    Laminated veneer lumber for alpine SPA-Bungalow
    Metsä Wood UK
    Project, 03 July 2020
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  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Dunhouse Buff walling for historic Shildon Coal Drops
    Dunhouse Buff walling for historic Shildon Coal Drops
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    Project, 31 July 2019
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  • H+H UK: Building blocks for self-build home in Yorkshire
    Building blocks for self-build home in Yorkshire
    H+H UK
    Project, 26 June 2019
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  • H+H UK: Thin-joint blocks for Code level 6 homes, Basingstoke
    Thin-joint blocks for Code level 6 homes, Basingstoke
    H+H UK
    Project, 21 October 2016
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  • H+H UK: Aircrete Infil for Steel Frame, Temple near Birmingham
    Aircrete Infil for Steel Frame, Temple near Birmingham
    H+H UK
    Project, 11 February 2021
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  • Metsä Wood UK: Prefabricated Kerto® LVL wavy panels for office interior
    Prefabricated Kerto® LVL wavy panels for office interior
    Metsä Wood UK
    Project, 23 June 2021
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  • Elefant Gratings: Architectural gratings for The Langham Hotel, London
    Architectural gratings for The Langham Hotel, London
    Elefant Gratings
    Project, 19 August 2014
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  • H+H UK: 44 new Rå Build homes for Ashford Council, Kent
    44 new Rå Build homes for Ashford Council, Kent
    H+H UK
    Project, 01 May 2017
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  • H+H UK: Elme Hall Hotel, Cambridge: acoustically sound extension
    Elme Hall Hotel, Cambridge: acoustically sound extension
    H+H UK
    Project, 14 May 2018
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  • Tobermore: Tobermore Paving & Walling Used at Innovation Factory
    Tobermore Paving & Walling Used at Innovation Factory
    Tobermore
    Project, 29 March 2017
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  • H+H UK: Aircrete blocks used in solid wall construction
    Aircrete blocks used in solid wall construction
    H+H UK
    Project, 07 May 2018
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  • H+H UK: H+H’s Rå Build method used for new apartment block
    H+H’s Rå Build method used for new apartment block
    H+H UK
    Project, 02 August 2018
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  • H+H UK: Refurbishment of Batheaston Primary with aircrete blocks
    Refurbishment of Batheaston Primary with aircrete blocks
    H+H UK
    Batheaston Primary School has undergone refurbishment works to introduce a new hall, reception, classrooms and a kitchen facility. The renovations are part of a wider aim to create a sustainable school that prides itself on its...
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  • H+H UK: H+H flooring and building blocks for mixed use housing
    H+H flooring and building blocks for mixed use housing
    H+H UK
    H+H's Rå Build method was used for this affordable and retirement home mixed development, with the inner leaf, first floor and roof installed ahead of the external leaf. The homes were required to achieve level three in the Code...
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  • Metsä Wood UK: Open Source Wood winner: Kokoon modular housing system
    Open Source Wood winner: Kokoon modular housing system
    Metsä Wood UK
    Open Source Wood is Metsä Wood's collaboration platform for architects and engineers to share their innovations in modular wood construction and the Kokoon modular building system was a recent winner of its award. Kokoon has been...
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  • Metsä Wood UK: Laminated veneer lumber for alpine SPA-Bungalow
    Laminated veneer lumber for alpine SPA-Bungalow
    Metsä Wood UK
    Swiss designer and wellness facility developer, Roger Bernet, has worked with numerous five-star hotels that have extensive budgets. He wanted to create a unique, cost-effective concept for hotels with smaller budgets, but...
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  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Dunhouse Buff walling for historic Shildon Coal Drops
    Dunhouse Buff walling for historic Shildon Coal Drops
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    The historic Coal Drops were constructed in 1846/7 to streamline the process of refuelling steam locomotives at Shildon, Co Durham. They ceased operation in 1935 but are a surviving physical link to the extensive coal mining...
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  • H+H UK: Building blocks for self-build home in Yorkshire
    Building blocks for self-build home in Yorkshire
    H+H UK
    H+H Celcon Blocks were specified in a self-build home project in Flockton. The property was constructed with the aim of being as thermally efficient as possible. Special attention was paid to detailing of the insulation, thermal...
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  • H+H UK: Thin-joint blocks for Code level 6 homes, Basingstoke
    Thin-joint blocks for Code level 6 homes, Basingstoke
    H+H UK
    Miller Homes decided to take real customers, as well as its supply chain, on a journey towards Code level 6 on the 3.65 acre site. The company has built five identical Miller Zero houses to different levels of the Code for...
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  • H+H UK: Aircrete Infil for Steel Frame, Temple near Birmingham
    Aircrete Infil for Steel Frame, Temple near Birmingham
    H+H UK
    A new, 2,240m2, religious building near Birmingham is being constructed using a lightweight steel frame structure with H+H Celcon Blocks used as a thermally efficient, durable and fire-resistant infill material. This structure...
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  • Metsä Wood UK: Prefabricated Kerto® LVL wavy panels for office interior
    Prefabricated Kerto® LVL wavy panels for office interior
    Metsä Wood UK
    One Main Office in Boston, USA is set within a 1970's concrete slab building. It has been refurbished with a wavy wooden interior that showcases Kerto® LVL (laminated veneer lumber). The timber curves are built entirely from...
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  • Elefant Gratings: Architectural gratings for The Langham Hotel, London
    Architectural gratings for The Langham Hotel, London
    Elefant Gratings
    Elefant Gratings manufactured and supplied Type SP gratings for use as walkways, screening / fencing, and ventilation for The Langham Hotel in London.
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  • H+H UK: 44 new Rå Build homes for Ashford Council, Kent
    44 new Rå Build homes for Ashford Council, Kent
    H+H UK
    Changes to government funding structures for social housing allow Councils to build directly-owned houses for rent. Ashford Council subsequently embarked on a programme of building that is likely to see 20 units pa built to Code...
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  • H+H UK: Elme Hall Hotel, Cambridge: acoustically sound extension
    Elme Hall Hotel, Cambridge: acoustically sound extension
    H+H UK
    This project entailed the demolition of existing outbuildings of the Elme Hall Hotel, followed by construction of a 34-bedroom building known as The Lodge. This extension has been built to cater for extra demand at the hotel,...
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  • Tobermore: Tobermore Paving & Walling Used at Innovation Factory
    Tobermore Paving & Walling Used at Innovation Factory
    Tobermore
    Belfast based architecture firm, McAdam Design, was sourcing external building and landscaping products for exciting new business hub, The Innovation Factory in Belfast. The £9.1 million project was part-funded by Belfast City...
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  • H+H UK: Aircrete blocks used in solid wall construction
    Aircrete blocks used in solid wall construction
    H+H UK
    H+H Celcon Standard Grade blocks were used for a custom-built residential home, built for a family of four. They wanted to buy a new house in the area, having extended their existing bungalow three times, but could find nowhere...
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  • H+H UK: H+H’s Rå Build method used for new apartment block
    H+H’s Rå Build method used for new apartment block
    H+H UK
    Contractor Canning Ericsson used H+H’s Rå Build method for the construction of a 3-storey apartment block in Brighton. The contractor was already familiar with the Rå Build method of large-format aircrete blocks, the Thin-Joint...
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