Whither weathertightness?

Carl Farrow of ID Systems discusses the underestimated question of weathertightness when specifying doors, and why it is so important We get asked three questions about our products by every one of our customers, whether they be end users or... View Article

Helifix BIM Object Library Launched

Helifix has launched a BIM object library to support the industry’s transition to digital building modelling. Available to download from www.helifix.co.uk/downloads/bim-objects or from the NBS National BIM Library at https://www.nationalbimlibrary.com/Helifix, these Revit format BIM objects allow Helifix products to be... View Article

Firetherm publication explains fire stopping within properties

A new 32-page brochure from Firetherm, a tremco illbruck brand, provides industry professionals with full details on the manufacturer’s range of products and services for protecting construction movement joints, gaps and service penetrations. Not only does the Firetherm range, which... View Article

Intelligent urinal fit for busy washrooms

Urinal usage in public washrooms is often characterised by periods of intense activity for example concert and theatre intervals, or half-time at sports stadia, followed by no activity when the building is not in use. The challenge is to ensure... View Article

GreenBlue Urban are hosting a Contractors Day

GreenBlue Urban are delighted to announce the launch of the next generation Soil cell solution RootSpace 400. The GreenBlue Urban RootSpace® system is essentially a soil support system for urban tree planting – designed for maximum uncompacted soil and rooting... View Article

Data centre suspension system launched by Armstrong Ceilings

The new Prelude 24 Max grid optimises load carrying and minimises air leakage. A suspension system specifically designed to meet the exacting requirements of data centres has been launched by Armstrong Ceiling Solutions. The new Prelude® 24 Max™ grid provides excellent load... View Article

Metal Technology facade for a ‘diamond’ finish

The former Thales site in the Gatwick Diamond area of Crawley has been transformed into a £19million office development. The offices, which have been let by South East Coast Ambulance Service, feature Metal Technology’s System 17 capped high-rise curtain walling... View Article

Inspirational texture & colour

Texture, Colour and Design are increasingly important decisions when potential students choose a higher education college or university. Research shows that over a third of students reject a college or university due to the lack of quality of its building... View Article

Bradite coatings scale new heights

The South West of England’s newest attraction for climbing enthusiasts offers a bright and clean welcome, thanks to the use of Bradite coatings. The Climbing Hangar in Plymouth opened for business in March 2018 after a former Hovis bakery was... View Article

Stelrad LSTs for Healthcare applications

Stelrad’s range of low surface temperature radiators – LSTs – have found a home in healthcare buildings up and down the country along with providing a solution in care and nursing homes, sheltered housing and hospitals and health centres. They... View Article

Stertil Combilok delivers on loading bay safety

The Combilok vehicle restraint system from Stertil Dock Products was developed exclusively to reduce the risk of unintentional vehicle movement on loading bays and offers a ‘safety net’ against poor communication by holding vehicles in one place until loading or... View Article