Projects and case studies featuring building cladding and finishes on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Formica Group: Colourful VIVIX® panels used to re-clad London nursery
    Colourful VIVIX® panels used to re-clad London nursery
    Formica Group
    Newham Council selected Formica Group’s VIVIX® exterior façade panels to structurally re-clad Scott Wilkie Nursery in the London Borough of Newham. The exterior of the nursery had lost its lustre over time and required an...
  • 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...
  • Lang+Fulton: Car park screening - The Lowry Centre, Manchester
    Car park screening - The Lowry Centre, Manchester
    Lang+Fulton
    The Lowry Centre is a theatre and gallery complex with adjacent restaurants, cafes and shops occupying a prestigius water-front location at Salford Quays. The name was adopted in honour of the local artist L S Lowry.
  • Lang+Fulton: Plant trellis screening - Nokia R&D, Farnborough
    Plant trellis screening - Nokia R&D, Farnborough
    Lang+Fulton
    Nokia required a new R&D building, to be located in Farnborough. To comply with planning approval, the project architect suggested the concept of a steel trellis for climbing plants to hide the building. The screen was...
  • Elefant Gratings: Bespoke galvanised grilles: Langham Hotel, London
    Bespoke galvanised grilles: Langham Hotel, London
    Elefant Gratings
    Bespoke galvanised grilles were placed upside down to achieve a linear look, fitted to steel framework, in the moat area of London's opulent Langham Hotel.
  • Lang+Fulton: Custom-sized cladding panels - The Rock, Bury
    Custom-sized cladding panels - The Rock, Bury
    Lang+Fulton
    The Rock is a 1.6million sq/ft mixed-use development aimed at regenerating the town centre of Bury. The £350 million project includes shops, restaurants, cinema, bowling alley, parking space and residential units.
  • 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...
  • RHEINZINK: Zinc roof and facade for school canteen
    Zinc roof and facade for school canteen
    RHEINZINK
    RHEINZINK roofing and facades systems were selected for the construction of the new canteen at the Ville de Villers-Cotterêts in France. B.A.U. Architectes specified the products and they were installed by Ets Bourgogne...
  • Dunhouse Quarry Co.: Catcastle Grey sandstone, Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow
    Catcastle Grey sandstone, Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow
    Dunhouse Quarry Co.
    Catcastle Grey sandstone cladding was supplied in 1998 for the Buchanan Galleries in the centre of Glasgow. It was the largest city centre development in Scotland, built next to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall and Queen...
  • RHEINZINK: Zinc tile cladding for Yarm school
    Zinc tile cladding for Yarm school
    RHEINZINK
    Yarm School's Princess Alexandra Auditorium, an 800-seat performance venue with studio theatre and performance suites, features RHEINZINK’s small prePATINA blue-grey tiles used as interlocking shingles, creating interesting...
  • RHEINZINK: RHEINZINK artCOLOR cladding brightens external facade
    RHEINZINK artCOLOR cladding brightens external facade
    RHEINZINK
    Station House is a student accommodation development situated opposite Leamington Spa railway station. AT Architects specified RHEINZINK products for the facade of the study space and terrace, which sits on the existing...
  • RHEINZINK: Seamed RHEINZINK cladding for curved facade
    Seamed RHEINZINK cladding for curved facade
    RHEINZINK
    RHEINZINK supplied Angled Standing Seam System - RHEINZINK-prePATINA blue-grey - for the cladding of a residential building in Utrecht, Netherlands. The seamed zinc cladding was used to cover the entire external facade of...
  • RHEINZINK: Roof and facade tile system - The Cloud House, Ormskirk
    Roof and facade tile system - The Cloud House, Ormskirk
    RHEINZINK
    RHEINZINK's prePATINA blue-grey Flat Lock Tile system was used for both the roof and the facade of The Cloud House, a new-build house at Howards Farm, Ormskirk
  • Lang+Fulton: Roof-top screening at Dunfermline High School
    Roof-top screening at Dunfermline High School
    Lang+Fulton
    Dunfermline High School has a historic past. In 1128, when Dunfermline was the capital of Scotland, King David I endowed a school as part of Dunfermline Abbey. It was formally founded as a separate institution in 1468.
  • RHEINZINK: Cladding for the University of Surrey
    Cladding for the University of Surrey
    RHEINZINK
    Rheinzink's Angled Standing Seam System was used to clad the University of Surrey. Colour selected: preweathered blue-grey Area covered: 15,000m2