Using air controlled at different speeds, Lucideon’s new wind loading and uplift testing service enables products to be loaded under negative and positive pressures.
The new indoor electrical fan system allows products to be tested to programmes such as ETAG 005, ETAG 006, ETAG 017, ETAG 034 and EN 13830 as well as to CWCT Standards.
The testing rig, which is 6.2m high by 3.6 wide, is fitted with a control mechanism that can be programmed and a water spray system that has been designed to imitate wind-driven rain.
It is also able to measure multiple displacement readings.
Phone: 01782 764444
Fax: 01782 412331
Fire door & window partition systems specialists Aluprof and fire glass experts Pyroguard have teamed up for an ambitious testing programme for a new, cost-efficient, non-insulated, slimline fire-resistant glazing system.Posted in Aluminium Products, Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Building Systems, Curtain Walling, Doors, Glass, Glazing, Innovations & New Products, Posts, Research & Materials Testing, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Security and Fire Protection, Walls
Screwfix’s latest edition of its famous catalogue is out and it contains price cuts on more than 1000 products and phenomenal offers from industry leaders.Posted in Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Building Systems, Information Technology, Posts, Publications
Grade II Listed The Jacobean House, located in Northamptonshire, has had its thermal and acoustic properties enhanced on the ground and first floor, thanks to Selectaglaze.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Case Studies, Glass, Glass Projects, Glazing, Posts, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency
Construction industry supports ban on using combustible materials on mid and high-rise and sensitive buildings says new poll.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Cladding, Facades, Insulation, Walls