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Schöck makes thermally efficient balcony retrofit a reality

The retrofitting of balconies, or the replacement of thermally inefficient balconies, on old housing stock renovation and projects involving office-to-residential conversion is in demand.  The challenge for planners though, is to comply with the same standards of thermal insulation as with new build. One of the most effective dedicated solutions Continue reading

Engineering Kew Garden’s largest refurbishment project

Ramboll’s work as lead designer and conservation engineer concluded as Temperate House, the world’s largest Victorian glasshouse, opened its doors on 5th May. Described as an “architectural wonder and horticulturists’ haven”, the public are once again able to enjoy Temperate House at the Royal Botanic Gardens (RBG) at Kew, following Continue reading

Crittall helps Oxford college get top marks for sustainability

An innovative glazing system that combines the technical expertise of Crittall Windows and Crystal Units has contributed to state-of-the-art energy efficiency at Mansfield College, Oxford. The college authorities were looking to increase on-site student accommodation substantially so as to enhance overall income. They also wanted to provide additional educational and Continue reading

Penthouse refurbishment far from tall order for Kemper System

Kemper System’s Kemperol 2K-PUR solvent-free and odourless waterproofing membrane has been used to refurbish the 1,000m2 penthouse roof area above an oil refinery at a food processing plant in in Erith, London. Working closely with Northfall Design Associates, the highly experienced and knowledgeable team at Kemper System helped to devise Continue reading

Residence 7 – Redefining Windows & Doors

R7 is here to inspire you on your journey to create the dream home. Beautifully flush inside and out, available in a range of maintenance free finishes and a variety of styles, it is versatile without complication. R7 outperforms many other systems with a sophisticated 7 chamber design and intelligent Continue reading

Beware of cheap imitations

           Fisher & Company – over 35 years of manufacturing expertise Fisher & Company design, manufacture and supply Solar and Mains LED Belisha Beacons, Feeder Pillars in both metal and GRP, Highways & Leisure Lantern/Flood & Sign Brackets and Electrical Safety Tested Digging Tools.  Originally a Precision Toolmaking Continue reading

ISM launches new IP connect range

Intergrated Security Manufacturing (ISM), a leader in the design, development and manufacture of door entry and intercoms, has launched a new portfolio of IP-based solutions. The range comprises a selection of outdoor panels and indoor monitors to target specifiers and M&E consultants considering door entry and access control products for Continue reading

Consort Claudgen launches new Heat brochure

Consort Claudgen’s new Heat brochure is now available in print and online. The full-colour, 48-page product directory has been designed with ease of use in mind and to assist readers in selecting the right products for their heating requirements and application. It provides information and comprehensive explanation of various heating Continue reading