The new urban style quartz worksurface from COMPAC

COMPAC, inspired by America’s New York loft culture, have been able to create a fusion between architecture, design and functionality to offer the New York Collection. A totally new quartz worksurface that has its own unique urban style combined with... View Article

Interior Film from David Clouting – designed to transform

Designers can now revitalise furniture, feature walls and doors by using Interior Film supplied by leading surface material provider David Clouting Ltd. Interior Film is an innovative range of self-adhesive, decorative films manufactured by LG Hausys for use on a... View Article

Aspirational changing places facility at Chorley Town Hall

A new Changing Places facility installed in Chorley Town Hall has been praised as “aspirational”. Meeting all the requirements of BS8300 for disabled access within public facilities, the new installation in Chorley Town Hall goes above and beyond the minimum... View Article

Kingspan Tarec®’s model for success

Kingspan Tarec® is pleased to announce that its Kooltherm® FM Pipe Insulation and Insulated Pipe Support Inserts are now available as a freely downloadable BIM object from the BIMStore – Kingspan Tarec®’s Kooltherm® FM Pipe Insulation object is the... View Article

Neaco’s expertise meets demanding college specification

Neaco’s expertise in the education sector was put to good use for a demanding specification at Hymers College in Kingston-upon-Hull, where the company’s Spectrum balustrade was extensively installed within a new state-of-the-art music facility. Built by Hobson & Porter, the... View Article

Nano technology provides point-of-use safety

DELABIE is launching its new TMV3 approved point-of-use thermostatic mixer the Premix NANO. Its compact design can supply mixed water for one or two basin taps or one shower. Legionella control The new HSG 274 part 2 guidelines recommend installing... View Article

MODO is the business

Apeer’s leading edge MODO collection, distinguished by its now much copied stainless steel glazing trims, offers a number of benefits that set it apart from cheaper alternatives. Its 2mm flush trims – featured on both sides – are structurally bonded... View Article

The refurbishment of Marston’s historic chimney

Marston’s brewery in Burton-on-Trent, is very much the spiritual home of British beer. Still brewing in the traditional way, this historic brewery was established in 1834, using the unique spring water from the Trent Valley that gives its ales the... View Article

Kirk ThermalWall Insulation backed Walling system

Kirk ThermalWall is a revolutionary insulation backed walling system (UK patent application no:1314022.3), suitable for installation onto a wide variety of building facade types, including both new build and retro-fit applications. Kirk ThermalWall is designed to significantly increase building energy... View Article

Synseal acquires LB Plastics and Manse Masterdor

Synseal has acquired the trade and operating assets of the Litchfield Group’s UK window & trade extrusion and door businesses, trading as LB Plastics Ltd and Manse Masterdor Ltd, for an undisclosed sum. Based at Nether Heage in Derbyshire, LB... View Article

Frontrunner Plus goes to school

As part of a refurbishment project, Frontrunner Plus entrance matting was installed in several entrances at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH), the oldest and largest university and research institution in Denmark. Supplied by distributor Top Matting, this entrance flooring system... View Article

Thicker Kingspan TEK® panels announced

The Kingspan TEK® Building System and Kingspan TEK® Cladding Panels are now available in a new 172 mm panel thickness, delivering out-of-the-box wall and roof U–values of 0.16 W/m².K and below. Both Kingspan TEK® Building System panels and Kingspan TEK®... View Article