13 December 2013

Sika Liquid Plastics celebrates 50 years in the industry

A variety of awards were presented throughout the night, including Overcoating Project of the Year, Specialist Project of the Year, Built-Up Roofing Project of the Year, and Outstanding Contribution to Quality. Amongst the winners was Clarke Roofing Contractors. The company was presented with an award for Outstanding Contribution to Quality, in recognition of the companyís[…]

  • 13 December 2013

  • 12 December 2013

12 December 2013

Cladding with tensile fabric is a cheap and fast installation solution

Fabric suitability – up to 40-year lifespanIndustrial grade, architectural fabrics have come a long way in twenty years and the sheer range available from a good number of manufacturers is impressive, some with a design life of up to 40 years. Suitable exterior grade fabrics are available in a multitude of colours and finishes. A[…]

  • 12 December 2013

  • 12 December 2013

10 December 2013

Steel Lintel manufacturing company wins four awards

The company won the title of ‘Best Eco Product’ at the Build It Awards 2013, in addition to ‘Best Building Fabric Product’ and ‘Product of the Year’ at the Housebuilder Product Awards with its Hi-Therm Sustainability Lintel, that is 500% more thermally efficient than normal cavity lintels. The last achievement for the company came at[…]

  • 10 December 2013

09 December 2013

Bauder Total Roofing System and SOLfixx Plus used on Welsh Abbey site

The roofing system was fitted with a PIR tapered insulation, whilst roof areas totalling 630m² were fitted with 57 PV modules, enabling the abbey to generate at least 14.05 Megawatt Hours of solar power each year. The system is designed for web-based monitoring of the individual PV modules, to ensure any irregularities are identified and[…]

  • 09 December 2013

09 December 2013

Janisol Arte Renovation Window by Schueco exhibiting in 2014

The insulated window system combines a face-width of 25 mm or 40 mm with ‘U’ values down to 1.6 W/m2K and has been approved by local authority conservation officers as being suitable for use in listed properties. The company will be offering examples of VISS Ixtra, a range of structural profiles that can be extended[…]

  • 09 December 2013

09 December 2013

Gas consumption reduced by more than two thirds at Knauf offices

The annual energy consumption in the building has decreased by 574,560kWh to 186,960kWh, reducing the heating bills by 67 per cent. Carbon emissions have dropped from 109 to 35 tonnes per year and have been achieved with the installation of Remeha Quinta Eco Plus 115 passive flue gas heat recovery heating systems, plus thermostats, timers[…]

  • 09 December 2013

05 December 2013

CommissionSMART technology for easy on-site installation on YouTube

The channel is currently showcasing the company’s new CommissionSMART™ technology designed for a simple installation process on site, as used in their Vireo heat recovery unit. Viewers are guided through a step by step video advising on Guaranteed Installed Performance, in addition to finding out about the new BPEC2U Training Course and how to configure[…]

  • 05 December 2013

05 December 2013

Fast Track Interior product brochure launched by SAS International

The literature details the variety of fit-out interior products that the company produces, including ceiling tiles and grids, drywall and dry lining components, aluminium partitioning systems and integrated doors. The portfolio is available from SAS depots across the UK and is designed to advise on accurate installation methods whilst keeping costs down.

  • 05 December 2013