Zaha Hadid Design: Salone del Mobile 2014 review

Tela Shelving for CITCO Tela is a shelving system characterised by an interesting dichotomy: the solidity of the black granite of which it is composed seemingly dissipates with the elongated cantilevers. At the centre of the configuration, its structural core,... View Article

Award-winning taps for NSGH

Horne Engineering’s Building Better Healthcare award-winning Optitherm thermostatic tap (Best Interiors Product 2008) and the TSV1-3 surface mounted shower panel have been selected for the New South Glasgow Hospitals Project currently under construction by Principal Contractor Brookfield Multiplex for NHS... View Article

Talis UK announces new growth plans

Talis UK, the UK valve, meterbox and water fitting specialists, has announced ambitious new plans to see it become the leading supplier in the industry. With new investment, a new management team and new offices, Talis UK is predicting a... View Article

Ready to use veneered panels from James Latham

The UK’s biggest independent timber and panel products distributor, James Latham, is now offering Shinnoki 2.0, a range of ready to use veneered panels that are supplied already stained and lacquered, requiring no further finishing. With Shinnoki, the veneer is applied to an... View Article

Architects create gem in central London with EQUITONE

London-based Piercy & Co architects have specified a fibre cement EQUITONE facade on the 1 Baker’s Row development in Clerkenwell Green Conservation Area. Anthracite-coloured EQUITONE was specified because the architects felt that the matt surface appearance created a contemporary aesthetic... View Article

Hidden treasure

Hardware specialist HOPPE UK, has launched a new overhead concealed door closer – the ARRONE 7383 – the answer on high use doors that require a reliable closer that is hidden away for maximum aesthetic appeal. The new closer –... View Article

Profloor meets requirements

Once again, Crest Nicholson has selected PROFLOOR Acoustic Systems for installation at their prestigious dockside development at Port Marine, Portishead. This development is one of the largest mixed use property developments in the South West of England. The A. Proctor Group supplied 5000 square... View Article

Brass quays in Sweden with Aurubis Architectural

Recent renovation of the Strömkajen quayside – one of Stockholm’s most iconic and busiest areas – included a range of new terminal buildings, serving local ferries and sightseeing boats, and characterised by Nordic Brass cladding. Swedish architects Marge Arkitekterhe designed... View Article

Swish Building Products holds CPD seminars

Swish Building Products is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of PVC roofline and cladding. This includes fascias, bargeboards, window boards and trims, internal and external cladding, and rainwater. Located centrally, Swish have established themselves as the pre-eminent name in... View Article

Freefoam announce new cast iron style rainwater range

Freefoam, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe, announce the addition of a new cast iron effect range to the Freeflow rainwater system. Manufactured with long lasting... View Article

Hansgrohe – Logis

In collaboration with long-standing partners Phoenix Design, Hansgrohe has developed mixers whose distinctive shapes combine precision with smoothness. The design of Logis is characterised by taut surfaces, clear lines and rounded contours. The new Logis mixers come in different heights... View Article

Lighting the way at Manchester Airport

MHA Lighting has helped Manchester Airport cut its lighting energy consumption by 63 per cent with three major lighting installations. With its award-winning low energy luminaires and ability to design bespoke solutions, MHA Lighting has become one of the airport’s... View Article

Illuminated basin shines out

Interior designer Irina Townsend of Keir Townsend chose LED lighting to dramatically illuminate this basin. Made from recycled glass the basin is lit from beneath with warm LEDs to create a stunning effect. Keir Townsend’s recycled glass is available in... View Article

New innovations from Kingspan Tarec®

Kingspan Tarec® is offering specifiers even greater freedom and flexibility with the latest developments in its premium performance Kooltherm® FM Pipe Insulation. The market leading manufacturer has introduced slotted board technology to complement its award winning continuous pipeline manufacture process,... View Article