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  • Elefant Gratings: Balustrade infills, stair treads & landings - Shoreditch
    Balustrade infills, stair treads & landings - Shoreditch
    Elefant Gratings
    Elefant Gratings manufactured and supplied Type N gratings for use as balustrade infills, stair treads and landings for 131-132 Shoreditch High Street.
  • 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.
  • H+H UK: H+H Aircrete blocks for energy efficient self-build home
    H+H Aircrete blocks for energy efficient self-build home
    H+H UK
    H+H Aircrete blocks and the Thin-Joint method of construction were used for a robust, energy efficient self-build project. The site posed a number of logistical challenges, primarily the constrained size and shape of the...
  • Elefant Gratings: Screening and fencing for West Ham Bus Depot
    Screening and fencing for West Ham Bus Depot
    Elefant Gratings
    Elefant Gratings manufactured and supplied Type NP and Type SP gratings for use as screening and fencing for West Ham Bus Depot.
  • 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,...
  • MEDITE SMARTPLY: OSB engineered panels reduce install time on big build
    OSB engineered panels reduce install time on big build
    MEDITE SMARTPLY
    SMARTPLY PATTRESS PLUS, an innovative factory-prepared oriented strand board (OSB), has greatly reduced time for a big build project at Surrey Quays, Canada Water, London. Chosen over traditional board to provide support for...
  • 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...
  • H+H UK: Ribbon Court Care Scheme: single supply solution
    Ribbon Court Care Scheme: single supply solution
    H+H UK
    Ribbon Court is one of the first schemes in the country specifically designed to meet the new and emerging needs of older people from the area’s diverse communities. The four-storey development comprises 50 one- and...
  • 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...
  • H+H UK: Thermally-efficient building blocks for new luxury homes
    Thermally-efficient building blocks for new luxury homes
    H+H UK
    H+H Standard Grade Celcon Blocks were used for an exclusive development of 5 luxury homes in Bunbury, Cheshire. The rural location presented a number of challenges for delivering the materials to site so local merchant...
  • MEDITE SMARTPLY: SHED project offers solution to London housing crisis
    SHED project offers solution to London housing crisis
    MEDITE SMARTPLY
    An innovative project to help combat London’s housing crisis has been unveiled from Lowe Guardians and Studio Bark architects. Modular SHEDs (taken from the word SHarED), which are manufactured offsite and can be installed...
  • Elefant Gratings: Architectural gratings for Shoeburyness High School
    Architectural gratings for Shoeburyness High School
    Elefant Gratings
    Elefant Gratings manufactured and supplied louvres for use as balustrade infill and brise soleil, and Type SP stair treads for Shoeburyness High School in Essex.
  • H+H UK: Thin joint blocks for passive houses, Isle of Wight
    Thin joint blocks for passive houses, Isle of Wight
    H+H UK
    H+H’s Thin-Joint System has been used in the construction of a Passivhaus development of 16 semi-detached houses and 12 sheltered accommodation apartments at Cameron Close, Freshwater, on the Isle of Wight
  • H+H UK: H+H Celcon and Jumbo Bloks enable fast build show homes
    H+H Celcon and Jumbo Bloks enable fast build show homes
    H+H UK
    Housebuilder Crest Nicholson needed a fast build method to erect three show homes and the first phase of its Silk Meadows housing development in Somerset. The company chose H+H’s Rå Build method of thin joint aircrete...
  • 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...