Blackdown supplies roofing solution for new £4.5m Sports Hall

  • 10 Jan 2018

Blackdown‘s NatureMat has been utilised as part of the development of a new Sports Hall for students in South Glamorgan.

The Moondance Sports Hall will enable students of the college to improve their health, fitness and wellbeing.

alumasc_img2_The building required an environmentally beneficial roofing system. 1,500m2 of Hydrotech Hot Melt Waterproofing Blackdown Green Roof NatureMat, a vegetated mat consisting of a biodegradable base layer, a specially formulated substrate layer and a 90% mature plant cover – all of which have been grown to maturity in Blackdown’s own fields in Somerset.

NatureMat helps clean the air from surrounding pollution and provides quality acoustic and thermal properties for the Sports Hall. In addition, the system absorbs the high levels of rain that are common in Glamorgan.

3 The Waggon Shed,
Flax Drayton,
nr South Petherton,
Somerset,
TA13 5LR

Phone: 01460 234582

Visit Blackdown Green Roof's website

Leave a Reply

Latest news

ASSA ABLOY
IG Masonry Support

IG Masonry Support Helps Create Brick Details For London Development

Comprising a total of 404 new homes, commercial space and public realm spaces, Southmere Village Phase 1B will bring to life an area of former economic deprivation. IG Masonry Support products featured…

Posted in Articles, Bricks & Blocks, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Case Studies, Drainage, Guttering, Soffits & Fascias, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Walls

Stannah

Stannah celebrates milestone of 50,000th lift

Stannah Lifts, the UK’s largest independent commercial lift manufacturer, has announced the milestone achievement of its 50,000th lift sold.

Posted in Accessibility, Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Case Studies, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Lifts, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Video of the Week

New access control whitepaper from Abloy UK

Abloy UK has launched a new discussion paper which explores the reasons for the increased demand for mobile credentials, particularly in critical infrastructure.

Posted in Access Control & Door Entry Systems, Architectural Ironmongery, Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Doors, Facility Management & Building Services, Innovations & New Products, Publications, Security and Fire Protection