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Hunter Douglas expertise adds up for university

It seems appropriate that a university mathematics building should include a ceiling with a complex, intricate design that requires millimetre-precision angles to ensure a perfect result. Hunter Douglas supplied 600m2 of solid wood grill for the University of Kent’s new Sibson Building, which accommodates the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science and the School of Business. The £26 million building was designed by London-based architects Penoyre and Prasad and comprises 8,100m2 of space for teaching as well as offices, cafes, research space, break-out areas and academic workspaces. The building, which achieved BREEAM Excellent, is set...

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The Golf Classic tees off to a thrilling 25th year

The recent beautiful weather put a spring in the step of the golfers taking part in the first round of the 2017 Golf Classic with many closely fought matches played.Now in its 25th year...

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Kalwall brings light and security to Gatwick Airport

Good lighting is always essential but sometimes a well-lit interior also needs to be discreet when viewed from outside. This is the case with the very long Pier 1 which runs alongside...

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Job Opportunity: Business Development Manager

Based in Greater London for the South and working from home, we are looking for an enthusiastic
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Richard Newman, senior product manager at Heatrae Sadia, explains why electric boiling water... Read More


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CPD Online

New CPD Training ‘’An Introduction into Tile Specification’’ by BluePrint Ceramics

By BluePrint Ceramics Ltd


BluePrint Ceramics is a UK tile supplier and...

New RIBA CPD reviews flat roofing options

By IKO PLC


A new RIBA-approved CPD seminar from IKO PLC gives...

New Hot Melt Waterproofing CPD from IKO

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A new RIBA-approved Continuing Professional...

Public Sector

Bespoke entrance carpet design takes some beating

Heckmondwike FB, the UK’s leading fibre bonded carpet manufacturer, is showing how the sky really is the limit with its bespoke entrance area carpet designs.Over the...

Fermacell helps bring academy into the 21st Century

Some 50,000m2 of fermacell dry-lining features on one of the largest projects the manufacturer has ever supplied – a new state-of-the-art super school in Scotland.The...


Housing

Housing

Glendyne complements prestigious new property

Cembrit Glendyne, a top of the range natural roofing slate from Canada, has added distinctive style, character and impressive performance to a newly built private house...

Laidlaw and Videx - a winning combination

For the very best in door entry and access control, customers rely on the knowledge of Laidlaw Security Systems and Videx. Laidlaw, a trusted supplier to architectural...


Hotel, Sport & Leisure

HSL

Steel manufacturer in the spotlight for Cannes film festival

Manufacturer Fabweld Steel Products has played a starring role in an important engineering project located at the heart of one of the world’s most famous film...

Bring the great outdoors in with Greenery

The 2017 Pantone colour of the year is Greenery, a fresh and zesty shade that evokes new beginnings - something which leading washroom manufacturer, Washroom Washroom is...


Health

Health

Xpelair issues warning on air pollution

With new research revealing some unexpected, grave repercussions of air quality pollution, Xpelair is reminding the industry of the importance of ensuring adequate...

Investment in new wards at County Hospital Stafford protected by Yeoman Shield

County Hospital, Stafford, have invested in 4 new wards which are to be opened throughout the year, offering more patient beds and spacious areas conducive to patient...


Education

Education

Formica brings a vibrant identity to a school

Population growth is placing an additional burden on the resources of many local communities. In terms of education, the strain is manifest in the lack of schools and the...

Helping create the future of learning

GEZE UK is giving students a super welcome at one of Europe’s newest super colleges – the £228 million City of Glasgow College in the heart of Glasgow.The technical...


Sustainability

Sustainability

The most resilient photovoltaic glass on the market

Onyx Solar, global leader in photovoltaic glass, opened its factory in 2014 and in a quite short period of time, the company has obtained the most prestigious quality...

Saint-Gobain PAM UK extends Vortx roof range

Saint-Gobain PAM UK has extended its range of cast iron Vortx roof outlets to include 880 and 45o angled outlets with flat and domed grates for flat roofs.The new range...


Regeneration

Business is booming for Washroom Washroom

Leading washroom manufacturer, Washroom Washroom, has enjoyed a period of substantial growth with turnover last year totalling £16.2 million - up seven per cent on 2015....

GLASSOLUTIONS employs unique system to complete installation

A truly innovative approach to structural glazing installation has enabled industry-leading commercial glazing specialists GLASSOLUTIONS to overcome a series of stringent...


Ecobuild/Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Expert advice from Marley Alutec at CIH

Leading manufacturer of high quality aluminium rainwater and eaves systems Marley Alutec will be offering free technical and design guidance at Housing 2017 running from...

Grate expectations as Specflue breaks the mould

Specflue will celebrate its 25th anniversary at the Hearth & Home 2017 exhibition in the Harrogate International Centre between June 11 and 13 with an eye-catching stand...