05 December 2013

Earthwool loft roll insulation supplied by Knauf for charity building

The loft roll supplied is manufactured with ECOSE® Technology, which uses a formaldehyde-free binder based on rapidly renewable materials to make it more environmentally friendly without affecting the thermal, acoustic or fire performance. The lightweight insulation has a thermal conductivity of 0.044W/mK and has a classified fire rating of Euroclass A1 to BS RN ISO[…]

  • 05 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

05 December 2013

Maxwood’s washroom products chosen for contemporary London apartments

The company was commissioned to work with the architect to create a contemporary design that incorporated features including real walnut veneer on Maranté cubicle doors, purple glass Maxwall panels, mirrors and Oracle Z-lockers. Vanity shelves were made with Z-shaped Quaronite. Grosvenor Waterside is situated in London’s docklands and features leisure facilities, underground parking and landscaped[…]

  • 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

05 December 2013

Timber Frame to boost housebuilding market in 2014

The research found that value growth in the SIPS market and rising volume demand for open panel timber frame will continue to drive healthy growth for off-site manufacturers and timber suppliers in 2014.  Wood panels are set to continue to gain share as housebuilders increasingly adopt timber frame as a more cost effective method of[…]

  • 05 December 2013

04 December 2013

Decorative flooring BIM objects added to national library

The introduction of BIM is expected to save the UK construction industry an estimated £2 billion per year, with the online library designed for downloading free to use BIM objects, including Sika CompactFloor, Sika DecoFlake, Sika DecoFloor and Sika DecoQuartz. The company has recently included Sika Sarnafil Flat Roofing Systems as BIM objects and will[…]

  • 04 December 2013

04 December 2013

SikaScreed HardTop-80 floor screed for repair in 24 hours

Suitable for large surface areas and minor repairs, the solution can be used to fix bridge decks, car parks, distribution yards, factory floors and concrete hardstanding. The single component system is compatible with a range of applications and only needs water added to begin application, with a resin or overlay suitable for use just five[…]

  • 04 December 2013

04 December 2013

Washroom refurbishment at primary school installed by Maxwood

The multi-million pound project at Holy Family Catholic Primary School in Acton, involved using the company’s Minimax Shape system for younger children requiring supervision, whilst Myna cubicles with profiled doors were selected for the school’s junior pupils, providing a practical solution to the range of heights of the different age groups. Maxwood has also provided[…]

  • 04 December 2013

04 December 2013

Changing Places toilet built at Bullring Shopping Centre

2013 Building Regulations were taken into consideration before installation, with a changing bench, hoist and washbasin with enough space to accommodate up to two carers fulfilling the ‘desired’ requirement of the document. The Changing Places room has been opened to accommodate the needs of people who need more space or special equipment.

  • 04 December 2013