Something rather different under a grass roof

Having seated you under a grass dome to enjoy locally sourced food and a different menu each month you would expect the new Gloucester Services motorway service station on the northbound M5 to have come up with something interesting for... View Article

Mapei contributes to outstanding green spec at The Crystal

A Mapei subfloor and tile installation system has been specified at The Crystal – Siemens’ iconic Sustainability Centre, located in East London’s Royal Docks. Designed by Wilkinson Eyre Architects and Pringle Brandon Perkins+Will, the glass-clad structure is one of the... View Article

Making better use of space design led flexible working spaces

Specifying heating and cooling services for commercial workspace can be challenging, especially when considering speculative office developments where occupant requirements are not defined; but must be flexible, adaptable and enable prospective businesses to use their premises for the best gain.... View Article

Purus Limited feature on BIMobject

Purus Limited, the manufacturer of quality Swedish drainage products for domestic, commercial and industrial environments, is extremely proud to now have a number of its floor gullies and linear channels featured on BIMobject. These include the BBA-Certified Minimax 50, which... View Article

Bespoke glass solutions

Building and Construction Review is proud to present its Architectural Glazing Company of the Year to Demon Designs. Established in 2011, the company specialise in the supplying and fitting of bespoke glass solutions, including staircases & balustrades, shop fronts, glass... View Article

Hansgrohe Gets EcoSmart in Oxford

Hansgrohe EcoSmart products were specified exclusively for a ground breaking eco efficient home renovation project in Oxford. The Talis E basin mixer provides modern looks and good performance despite a flow rate of just 3.5 litres per minute. The hand... View Article

Walltite insulation makes for a grand design

Walltite spray-foam insulation from BASF has mastered the ultimate challenge – providing effective insulation to the walls and roof of a house built from shipping containers. And not just any house, but an amazingly beautiful design icon featured on TV’s... View Article

7P.i Folding Sliding Door System from Comar

Comar Architectural Aluminium Systems are delighted to launch their thermally broken Comar 7P.i Folding Sliding Door (FSD). Smooth operation and solutions to meet the design brief, the aluminium Comar 7P.i Folding/Sliding Door (FSD) system offers a myriad of possibilities for... View Article

The show can go on, thanks to Wraptite-SA

The beautiful Empire Theatre in Toowoomba, Queensland has recently been refurbished due to building leaks caused by a failing facade system. With minimum disruption, Queensland based installer Skypanel, applied Wraptite-SA, vapour permeable membrane directly over the existing 1996 fibre- cement... View Article

RWC is bringing back the best

Long established as an industry leader in flow control solutions, Reliance Water Controls (RWC) have joined forces with Effebi to bring the original and best ISIS Ball Valves back to the UK market. With a reputation for quality and high... View Article

Lathams’ latest cladding gets Trada approval

Accoya®LathamCLAD – the modified, highly durable and dimensionally stable certified timber cladding – is now available from all eight of James Latham’s timber depots. Created from sustainably sourced wood and completely non-toxic, Accoya®LathamCLAD is a revolution in wood technology. And... View Article

Europanel is part of innovative show home and office

Eurobond Laminates’ Europanel F5 panel system features on an innovative new building that is a combination of show home and office for Taylor Wimpey. This comes as part of the unveiling of their new landmark housing development at Chobham Manor... View Article

Superfast stormwater installation helps keep DIRFT on track

Tubosider’s easy-to-install helibore steel rainwater management systems have helped speed up rain-delayed construction of the latest phase of Europe’s largest distribution depot near Daventry. Working again with main contractor VolkerFitzpatrick, Tubosider was commissioned to supply over 9000 cubic meters of... View Article

Orangery collection summarised in technical brochure

Synseal have published a new technical brochure which summarises all available product designs in the company’s extensive Orangery Collection. Crammed with isometric cut-throughs and dimensioned section drawings to deliver hard facts detailing the different orangery solutions with no sales waffle,... View Article

New colour options for evolve bi-fold doors

Synseal’s fabricated range of Evolve Bi-fold doors has been enhanced with the addition of new anodised aluminium tracks and Artisan woodgrain foil colour finishes. Previously available in a choice of solid White PVC-U and Golden Oak and Cherrywood woodgrain foil... View Article