Profile 22 launches first BIM Object

Window, door and curtain walling specialist Profile 22 has developed its first BIM Object, providing 2D and 3D product representations, information and data associated with its Fully Reversible 70mm window system. In Revit file format, this allows the product to... View Article

Lumenrail – Low voltage LED handrail lighting

Lumenrail® provides the finishing touch to any design or installation with a brilliant cool white light produced by low voltage, fully dimmable high brightness LED’s operating on a 24 volt DC system. Only 20mm wide (¾”), this handrail lighting fits... View Article

Specify the right screed to solve substrate stress

The screed layer of a floor is integral to making sure that this aspect of the building looks and performs as intended, which means that installing the right screed for the location is as essential as installing the right floor... View Article

Making an entrance

The 21-story cube that is home to Deutsche Börse has a 83-meter-high entrance hall. The round shapes of the 4-winged Circular Prestige TALL revolving doors seamlessly flow into the facade of the cube-shaped building. The 6.5-metre-high revolving doors were installed... View Article

Metalwash Limited introduces ‘The Metalwash Laundrette’

Metalwash Limited, a company that specialises in automated cleaning solutions for the mechanical, construction and automotive trades and for the machine service industry, has introduced the ‘Metalwash Launderette’, a collection and delivery service which facilitates the restoration and quality cleaning... View Article

Keylex locks help keep Epsom College Students safe

Keylex digital mechanical locks have been supplied by Relcross to Epsom College for a number of years. Some have been fitted to the living quarters for boarding students so that only those living in a particular house have access. An... View Article

Maxwood washrooms take pole position at velocity Brooklands

High quality washrooms from Maxwood, featuring premium materials such as textured woodgrain laminates, back-painted glass and natural stone, are complementing the ‘Grade A’ interior specification of a new commercial development within the historic Brooklands motor racing site in Surrey. Maxwood... View Article

Pressurisation & Automatic Dosing Unit

Arrow Valves has launched an innovative automatic Pressurisation and Dosing Unit. The Dose & Fill maintains the inhibitor level in a heating system after any make-up by injecting inhibitor according to the concentration set via the LCD digital display. Maintaining... View Article

Kingspan Insulation launches new quick guide

Kingspan Insulation is pleased to announce the launch of the 9th edition of its Quick Guide – the ‘go to’ point of reference for builders, installers, specifiers and end users looking to achieve the highest levels of thermal performance, using... View Article

Award-winning apartments bring Integritank to Scotland

An award-winning residential development in Aberdeen is the latest project in Scotland to utilise Stirling Lloyd’s Integritank waterproofing membrane and Sentinel Saba Expansion Joint. Some 900m² of Integritank has been used to protect the podium deck above the development’s underground... View Article

SKA success adds new technical expertise to Komfort team

Komfort has become one of the first manufacturers with a certified SKA Rating Offices Assessor among its staff after Product Designer, Giuseppa Fiorenza passed the qualification exam. The SKA Rating scheme is run by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors... View Article

Protecting against fire without compromising design

Maintaining the passive fire protection of a building without compromising on the interior design is a challenge Komfort is well versed in addressing. Details in ‘Ensuring best practice for passive fire protection in buildings’ from the Association for Specialist Fire... View Article

2 shades of grey

Osmo UK is continuing to expand its offering of internal wood finishes with the introduction of two new colours, Granite Grey and Silk Grey, to its Wood Wax Finish Transparent range. Neutral colours are proving to be a popular choice... View Article

Knauf Warm Wall ewi systems enhance new buildings

An increasing number of designers are responding to the ability to maximise floor space, reduce CO2 emissions, provide exceptional thermal performance and aesthetic appeal by specifying Knauf’s Warm Wall external wall insulation systems. The diversity of applications, from commercial, healthcare... View Article