03 February 2015

Black Millwork fenestration at Homebuilding and Renovating Show

Fenestration for new-build developments and classic renovations will be showcased on stand D179 of the Homebuilding andamp; Renovating Show, at the Birmingham NEC, 26- 29 March. Black Millwork fenestration products at the Homebuilding and Renovating Show The Black Millwork range Incorporates a variety of timber framed, high quality aluminium and aluminium clad windows and doors,[…]

  • 03 February 2015

03 February 2015

Black Millwork fenestration at Homebuilding & Renovating Show

  Fenestration for new-build developments and classic renovations will be showcased on stand D179 of the Homebuilding & Renovating Show, at the Birmingham NEC, 26- 29 March. Black Millwork fenestration products at the Homebuilding and Renovating Show The Black Millwork range Incorporates a variety of timber framed, high quality aluminium and aluminium clad windows and[…]

  • 03 February 2015

03 February 2015

Metal rust finish from Armourcoat

Armourcoat’s Rusteel finish has been designed to give a rusted iron or patina effect The Rusteel finish is created from a water-based paint, which has metal particles that naturally tarnish when they are roused. A sealer coat has also been designed as a protective layer to preserve the look of the paint. The finish is[…]

  • 03 February 2015

03 February 2015

Flash-free vinyl matt paint for Audi dealership

An Audi dealership has benefited from Johnstone’s Trade’s new flash-free formula, which is suitable for use in areas subject to critical lighting Over 500 litres of the new flash-free formulation has been used to paint the walls and ceiling of the large Audi dealership. Johnstone’s made the decision to re-design its vinyl matt paint after[…]

  • 03 February 2015

02 February 2015

G-Smatt Glass with LEDs turns buildings into media screens

Turning buildings into media screens G-Smatt Glass for 2014 Seoul Lantern Festival G-Smatt Glass is thought to be the world’s first ever electronic building material capable of turning buildings into media screens that provide fun, interactive ‘architainment’ (Architectural Entertainment) space and much more. Chris Davis from Kommerling: “When used on a large scale as an[…]

  • 02 February 2015

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28 January 2015

SE Controls provides natural ventilation for Hong Kong Science Park

The Hong Kong Science Park has been developed with window actuators from SE Controls providing natural ventilation The new buildings have been designed by Simon Kwan and Associates to remain carbon neutral throughout their lifetime. They have been fitted with energy saving technologies, such as a hybrid natural ventilation system where users must pay to[…]

  • 28 January 2015

26 January 2015

Visit to BAU to see new innovations in 3D facade systems

Howard Chapman, Buildingtalk Editor at BAU 2015 Howard Chapman reports on new freeform 3D facades at BAU 2015 First of all, my thanks to Schueco UK for their kind invitation to BAU 2015 – it was quite an experience! BAU in Munich is one of the worlds biggest trade fair for architecture, materials and systems.[…]

  • 26 January 2015

26 January 2015

MGMA release guidance document for the inspection of industrial gutters

The MGMA’s new maintenance and inspection guidance document can be accessed and read online The leaflet, aptly named ‘Industrial rainwater gutter systems inspection and maintenance’, intends to inform MGMA’s customers on how they can make the most out of their industrial rainwater gutter systems, which are designed to be long-lasting. The document includes a maintenance[…]

  • 26 January 2015

26 January 2015

New insulated roof panel installation guide from MCRMA

‘A guide to site installation of insulated roof panels’ has been released by MCRMA and can be accessed online The company’s new guidance leaflet aims to outline the issues that can have an impact on the installation of insulated roof panel systems. The guide informs its readers on how to install insulated panels which include[…]

  • 26 January 2015