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Tuesday 07 June 2011

LEVOLUX Is Flying High In Dublin

Dublin Airport's new 75,000m² Terminal 2 building is visually striking and extremely energy efficient, thanks in part to an impressive installation of Louvres, courtesy of Levolux. Designed by a team consisting of Pascall + Watson architects, Arup and Mace, Terminal 2 has an attractive curved facade and creates an exciting new gateway to Ireland. The 3-storey terminal building is capable of handling 15 million passengers each year...Read More


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VIDUSOLAR PV-glass is especially indicated for its use as multifunctional element in glazed roof applications. Concretely for terraces and conservatories in private premises it provides several benefits. Additionally, the French feed-in-tariff regulations is benefiting especially small PV applications that are totally architectonically integrated. Due to these incentives the use of BIPV in small private applications in France...Read More


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STEADMANS - Meta-Slate® Features On School Roof In Cumbria

Pupils and teachers at a primary school in Carlisle, Cumbria are benefiting from a new school hall extension featuring Meta-Slate®, an innovative slate-effect metal roofing sheet system produced by Carlisle-based manufacturer Steadmans. The roof structure of the Centenary Hall at Armathwaite Community Primary School utilised over 500 linear metres of Meta-Slate® which incorporates all the benefits and speed of pre-engineered metal roofing...Read More

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ARDEX UK Completes A Text Book Finish For Portsmouth Library

ARDEX UK was delighted to team up with flooring contractors D.Kelleher Flooring Limited of Havant, to provide the ideal flooring refurbishment solution for Portsmouth Library. Following extensive flood damage in August 2010, Portsmouth’s central library has now re-opened to the public after undergoing a complete refurbishment. D. Kelleher Flooring, who are regular applicators of ARDEX flooring systems, commenced the installation by applying...Read More


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KALZIP Introduces New Handrail Systems

Kalzip has introduced a new range of high quality aluminium handrail systems - the ‘freestanding’ Kalzip Versirail System and the ‘fixed’ Kalzip Handrail System - to provide Collective Fall Protection and improve safety conditions for people working at height on Kalzip standing seam roofs. These handrail systems can be used independently, in combination with each other and in conjunction with any Kalzip walkway system to...Read More


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VIESSMANN To Offer Biomass Advice

Greenbuild EXPO 2011 exhibitor responds to growing wood-burning boiler interest and continues pledge to provide unbiased advice on renewable heating options. Viessmann, one of the leading international manufacturers of heating systems, is responding to market demand and focussing its presence at this month’s Greenbuild EXPO 2011 (June 29th/30th; Manchester Central) on biomass. The company will exhibit in the Ignition...Read More


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HANSON FORMPAVE Puts The ‘Extra’ Into Tesco Extra

Hanson Formpave, a leading UK manufacturer of specialist concrete paving products has recently completed a 761 capacity shoppers’ car park for grocery giant, Tesco, at its all-new 80,000 sq ft superstore in Risca, South Wales. This follows the company’s successful, long-standing design and supply of both standard and permeable paving schemes, for more than 30 Tesco retail developments across the UK and Ireland...Read More

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A new guide explaining the LEED and BREEAM environmental assessment schemes has been produced by Kingspan Access Floors. The guide outlines how both schemes operate and how Kingspan’s raised access flooring can help companies to gain accreditation under the schemes. Kingspan Access Floors Managing Director Terry Newman said: “We have produced this guide because feedback from our customers has...Read More


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SPECIALISED SPORTS PRODUCTS - Old College Tennis Club Welcome SSP’s...

Established in 1884 Old College Tennis & Croquet Club is an intimate and friendly club set in the idyllic surroundings of Dulwich. ‘The club seems to have achieved a blend of a traditional British tennis feel with modern facilities and tennis court surfaces’ explains David Townsend, Managing Director of SSP Ltd. ‘We have been contracted to carry out an annual maintenance service of the clubs two new Advantage Red synthetic clay courts...Read More


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WEST LONDON SECURITY - First For West London Security

WLS are pleased to announce that they have been appointed key UK distributor for the German e-Data biometric access control system.  Biometric Access Control - Web-based. Biometrics identifies a person via a unique human characteristic - the fingerprint. Biometric based systems provide the user with the ability to access controlled doors without the use of customary access card/fob. This also removes the risk of...Read More


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ACTION STORAGE'S Supershelf™ Helps Retailers Prepare For A Summer Recovery

Last month the UK retail sector enjoyed its largest surge in 5 years, with sales increasing 5.2%. Whilst this welcome boost has been attributed to the long weekends, Royal wedding and warmer weather, some economists believe it could be an early sign of the retail sector’s recovery. In response, storage equipment specialist Action Storage has announced how its innovative Supershelf™ Garment Hanging system can help retailers...Read More

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Specialist manufacturer and distributor of roofing and waterproofing components, InStar, is celebrating 10 years in the industry this year – and a long, successful history selling core adhesive product INSTA-STIKTM. INSTA-STIK roofing adhesive - used to attach insulation boards and waterproofing membranes to a variety of substrates on flat roofs - benefits from a unique delivery system allowing precisely controlled doses, so less product...Read More


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HARLEQUIN - Dance Injury Researcher Luke Hopper Thanks Harlequin For Support

Luke Hopper PhD, a Lecturer of exercise, musculoskeletal and clinical biometrics at The University of Notre Dame, Australia has extended his thanks and gratitude to a number of individuals who have supported his research including "the invaluable assistance of Harlequin throughout my doctoral candidature." As an ex-dancer, Luke Hopper is well aware of the demands of dance training and the associated injury risks. Since finishing dance...Read More


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DULUX TRADE Helps To Promote Hygiene In Hospital

Dulux Trade is helping to promote a more hygienic environment at Hammersmith Hospital through the use of its antibacterial paint range, Sterishield. The high performance coating, which helps to inhibit the spread of bacteria, is being used throughout the entire patient and ward areas of the London site. Dulux Trade has been working with Hammersmith Hospital for three years, after it embarked on a programme to address infection...Read More


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