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Tuesday 22 February 2011

KALZIP XT Solution For Newport Station

Over 1,000 individual Kalzip aluminium standing seam sheets have been installed on Network Rail’s stunningly designed new station at Newport, South Wales. As well as straight, tapered and smooth curved Kalzip sheets, many revolutionary Kalzip XT profile sheets of various shapes and sizes were used for significant parts of the link footbridge and concourse buildings where the aluminium cladding is curved both on plan and in section...Read More


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SANYO - State-Of-The-Art Care Home Harnesses Low-Cost Renewable Energy...

A state-of-the-art care home in Nottingham is using advanced heat pumps from Sanyo to extract renewable energy from the air to reduce its heating bill and cut carbon emissions. Beechdale Manor Care Home, operated by Bondcare Group, is designed to provide a high quality living environment for elderly people, maintaining dignity and providing privacy and independence. As part of the drive to improve efficiency and environmental standards...Read More


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MONODRAUGHT - Windcatcher Design Is An ‘Eye-Catching Feature’ Of New...

Internationally renowned for its creative and innovative approach to teaching and research, Goldsmiths, University of London has nearly 9,000 students taking part in undergraduate, postgraduate, teacher training and return-to-study opportunities in subjects covering the arts, social sciences, humanities and computing. A £16 million cutting-edge academic building has been sensitively designed by architects Stride Treglown to be eye-catching...Read More

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SIG DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY - Rhepanol: A Natural Choice For Green Roof...

Green innovation was at the forefront of designs for a stunning award-winning family home at Manaton, in the heart of secluded Dartmoor. Rhepanol hg was selected for the three distinctive green roofs that help to shape the character of the large four-bedroomed Devon property, which incorporates a raft of measures to minimise its environmental impact. Architect Peter Hall of Van der Steen Hall in Chagford was asked to create the house...Read More

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SPACE AIRCONDITIONING PLC, The UKs Only Independent Daikin Distributor...

The website redesign has taken on the same style as so that the residential consumers can relate the domestic branding with ‘Space Air Solutions’, a subsidiary of Space Air plc. The site has a cleaner more modern outlook and contains a wealth of information on Daikin’s heat recovery ventilation VAM units but also why ventilation is necessary, and details on the Part F building regulations...Read More

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WEATHERITE - Jim Gale Appointed Group MD At Weatherite

In a move designed to strengthen its management team at the highest level, Weatherite Group has announced the appointment of Jim Gale to the newly created position of Group Managing Director. After holding senior directorship positions within the heating industry initially at British Gas and Oil Burners and latterly within Wolesley PLC Group at their Nu-Way Burner division, Jim joined Weatherite Group 15 years ago to head up Weatherite...Read More


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DIMPLEX Welcomes Ruling On Misleading Advertising For Heaters

Dimplex has welcomed a ruling from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) which has banned an electric heating manufacturer from using unsubstantiated and misleading claims related to energy efficiency end emissions. The full ASA ruling can be viewed online at
_49624.aspx. The adjudication followed an investigation into an advert and brochure produced by the Spanish...Read More


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KOMFORT Receives The Independent Seal Of Approval At New Manufacturing Location

Komfort's customers have come to expect a level of confidence in the products we manufacture and the IFC certification continues to demonstrate our commitment to invest and exceed those expectations. All of Komfort's products are backed by extensive test evidence and in addition to this, Komfort also submits its products and procedures for independent performance verification. IFC Certification Ltd is a UKAS accredited...Read More


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SOCOMEC UPS Appoints New Managing Director

The Socomec Group, one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of high-quality power supply equipment has appointed Andrew Wilkinson to head up its UK subsidiary, Socomec UPS. An experienced business leader with a very successful track record growing innovative international market-focused technology businesses, Andrew has held a number of general management roles, the most recent being Managing Director...Read More

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HANSON FORMPAVE Announces Partnership Scheme For Its Thermapave...

Hanson Formpave, a leading UK manufacturer of specialist concrete paving products, has announced a renewables energy programme that includes partnering with two sustainable energy solution providers, Cool Planet, part of British Gas, and Radiant Heating Solutions (Radiant). In formalising its longstanding relationships, the permeable paving specialist offers an unrivalled product to the marketplace; using best in class...Read More


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LEADERFLUSH SHAPLAND - Pivette - Helping You Maximise Clear Opening Width

Our prerogative at Leaderflush Shapland is not only to help designers and specifiers provide a doorset solution that meets all regulatory and legislative requirements but to provide a doorset solution that is inventive as well as easy to use. Leaderflush Shapland’s uniquely designed two-leaf articulated door, the Pivette (part of the Designer range), is specifically developed to minimise door swing area whilst maximising clear...Read More


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TARKETT Balanced Choice Tags – The Green Is In The Detail

Tarkett is now the only resilient flooring manufacturer to offer total transparency on its green credentials. Tarkett Balanced Choice Tags have been developed as a set of clear visual indicators to help customers make a balanced choice when specifying flooring. Each tag provides simple, transparent information about the content of every Tarkett product and its impact on the environment. To be displayed on all product communications...Read More


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SE CONTROLS ‘The Total Solution From SE Controls’

SE Controls new brochure is intended to give specifiers of natural ventilation and smoke control systems a broad overview of the requirements and regulations covering such systems. Calling on their 30 years of experience in the sector, the brochure covers the basic principles of each system and offers specifiers guidance on automation solutions. Now widely specified on a range of building types, the new brochure shows examples...Read More


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LAIDLAW Adds Washroom Fittings Package

Leading architectural ironmongery provider Laidlaw Solutions has combined quality and affordability in its new Washroom Solutions range. Fittings manufactured in satin or polished stainless steel and polyester powder-coated steel have been designed to suit most commercial environments and complement the company’s brand leading doorset, door furniture, handrail, access control and signage systems. Products include hand driers...Read More


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EUROCARE SHOWERS - New Compensator From Eurocare Showers Provides...

One of the UK’s leading providers of accessible showering solutions, Eurocare Showers, have launched a brand new addition to their door range, which will provide even greater freedom and flexibility for specifiers and installers alike. Currently each Eurocare order is manufactured to individual customer specifications, however, occasionally it is not always possible to know the exact size required until installation has begun...Read More


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DULUX TRADE Helps Boost Energy Efficiency At Pioneering Sustainability Project

Dulux Trade has made a significant contribution to a pioneering project undertaken by Huntingdonshire District Council. Ecosure Light and Space, and Ecosure Gloss and Undercoat have been used in the Green House Project, an initiative run by Huntingdonshire District council in conjunction with the Building Research Establishment (BRE) to refurbish two properties in a cost-effective and sustainable way. The UK’s...Read More


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