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Starring role for Sika Liquid Plastics at Pinewood Studios

Sika Liquid Plastics has been given a lead role in a roofing project at Pinewood Studios in Cardiff.The brand’s Sikalastic 625 cold-applied liquid roofing membrane will be applied to the building’s 16,000 m² profiled metal roof deck as a replacement to the existing single-ply system which had become vulnerable due to standing water.With 6,500 m² of shooting space, the building is home to high profile TV series such as Sherlock.Roofing contractor, Central Roofing, has been tasked with the installation, which is expected to take 20 weeks to complete.The refurbishment programme will be delivered in sections, working around filming periods and will...

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Rehau set to be Gold Member sponsor of 2016 Passivhaus...

Reflecting its growing involvement in the UK Passivhaus market, REHAU is set to be the Gold member sponsor at this year’s Passivhaus Conference and Expo, which takes place at the...

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Skills shortage at breaking point

One in ten contractors and suppliers say skills shortage is critically impacting budgets, according to Scape’s new 'Sustainability in the Supply Chain' report.Nearly 85% of public...

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Allgood plc launch CPD to demystify ironmongery

Allgood plc, the UK’s leading architectural ironmonger, has launched its latest... Read More

Traditional Handmade Bricks complement historic...

Imperial Bricks, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of the finest traditional handmade bricks,... Read More


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Public Sector

The revival of Liverpool’s famous tiled pavement

St. George’s Hall, Liverpool is regarded as one of the finest examples of a Neo-Classical building in the world.When constructed in the 1850s, the intricate encaustic...

GEZE UK’s entrance for the Whitworth Gallery is a work of art

When the Whitworth, part of The University of Manchester, launched an architectural competition for its extension, it wanted a design that would make its important...


Housing

Housing

CMS delivers for groundbreaking housing development

Leading window and door designer, manufacturer and installer CMS Window Systems has completed work on a pioneering housing project in the north-east of England, which...

HQM wins Green Apple Award

BRE’s Home Quality Mark (HQM) has won this year’s Green Apple Award in the Built Environment and Architectural Heritage category.HQM was also recognised as this...


Hotel, Sport & Leisure

HSL

Cedral makes waves at Osea Leisure Park

Marley Eternit’s Cedral Lap has helped to create a range of retro beach huts at the popular Osea Leisure Park, situated on the Blackwater Estuary in Essex. The...

SIG Insulation provides acoustic solution for Kaiser Chiefs

A unique project for the rehearsal space of rock band Kaiser Chiefs has seen SIG Insulation’s technical experts provide an acoustic solution for the refurbishment of...


Health

Health

D R Services transforms medical centre

D R Services, a specialist in innovative glass structures and fittings, has completed a prestigious project at The Fetal Medical Centre at King’s College Hospital in...

All inclusive in the loo

The advent of a new concept in ‘away from home’ accessible toileting has prompted industry expert Clos-o-Mat to help specifiers by publishing advisory guidance.The...


Education

Education

SCS completes work on student accommodation

Specialist Cladding Systems (SCS), a division of CA Group Limited, has today announced that it has completed work on a new development of student accommodation in...

‘Bowled over’ with Gerflor!

The Manchester Grammar School (MGS) was founded in 1515 by Hugh Oldham, Bishop of Exeter, to provide ‘godliness and good learning’ to the poor boys of Manchester....


Sustainability

Sustainability

Fermacell CPD promotes modern materials for modern construction

Information on why gypsum fibreboard should be the material of choice for internal and external walls, and floors and ceilings, is contained within a CPD from specialist...

HQM wins Green Apple Award

BRE’s Home Quality Mark (HQM) has won this year’s Green Apple Award in the Built Environment and Architectural Heritage category.HQM was also recognised as this...


Regeneration

Shopping around for signs of a retail recovery

RETAIL GROWTH HAS PROGRESSIVELY STRENGTHENED OVER THE LAST TWO YEARS, BUT NEW BUILD PROJECTS WILL REMAIN IN SHORT SUPPLY DURING 2016.Glenigan reports that post-credit...

Pure class in sheer glass

Customers to a luxury car dealership in Birmingham will be able to reflect on the best of its brands with the installation of a glazed manual sliding wall defining the...


Ecobuild/Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Leading paving specialist launches EWI division

Kilsaran International, the market-leading concrete and paving manufacturer, has set up a brand new division to specialise in the external wall insulation market....

Inta goes digital at Ecobuild

Inta is getting into the spirit of Ecobuild, making its leaflets, information and even access to giveaways digital. The firm, which is showcasing products from its eco,...