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Knauf AMF is the educated choice for academy

Having undergone a refurbishment programme to improve the building interior, Joseph Swan Academy in Gateshead has been transformed into an eco-friendly school.Knauf AMF THERMATEX ceilings were installed throughout, offering bespoke solutions to help reduce the school’s energy consumption, provide durability and acoustic control in areas with differing requirements.Stephen Colpitts at Gateshead Council specified Knauf AMF having undertaken a full analysis of all the other ceiling products available. “Knauf AMF were chosen because their product range is cost effective and offered an acoustic and aesthetic ceiling solution for each area of use."I was...

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Mitsubishi Electric sponsors BMW PGA Championship for...

Mitsubishi Electric and its customers have been enjoying the fantastic weather at the BMW PGA Championship, Europe’s flagship golfing tournament, currently underway at the...

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Washrooms for the unintentional vandal

There’s a potential vandal in each of us, especially when it comes to using public washrooms. In...
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HEAVY 3 slate results in no re-roofing in over 20...

HEAVY 3 slate naturally possess the density and resilience required to cope with... Read More

Easy Bathrooms launches 12th showroom with £250,000...

Trade bathroom supplier, Easy Bathrooms, has expanded with the launch of its 12th showroom,... Read More


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Serene

By Phantom Screens UK Ltd


Our Serene Window Screens are retractable fly...

Legacy

By Phantom Screens UK Ltd


Our Legacy Screen is a retractable fly screen for...

Distinction

By Phantom Screens UK Ltd


The Distinction Screen is a pleated fly screen for...

CPD Online

Two New RIBA Assessed CPD Seminars from Comar

By The Parkside Group Limited


In two R.I.B.A. assessed seminars, Comar, one of...

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...

Public Sector

Aggregate Industries lightens the load for 20 Old Bailey redevelopment

Aggregate Industries has been awarded a prestigious new contract to provide its revolutionary Lytag product in the £60 million modernisation of the 20 Old Bailey...

Zaun becomes corporate partner of The Security Institute

The Security Institute has welcomed Zaun Limited as a corporate partner.Security Institute chairman Garry Evanson officially presented Zaun with its certificate of...


Housing

Housing

FDS provide smoke ventilation systems for new homes

An impressive new suburban residential development in Dartford, Kent, is set to benefit from the experience and expertise of award-winning smoke ventilation contractor...

Large-slab format surfaces for consistency in design

Offering a highly practical yet aesthetically pleasing surface solution for interior design hotspots such as the kitchen and bathroom, CRL Quartz by CRL Stone is...


Hotel, Sport & Leisure

HSL

Come fly with Gerflor at British Irish Airport Expo

The British-Irish Airports EXPO, hosted by Birmingham Airport, returns to The NEC in June 2017 to present airports, airlines, vendors, service providers and the wider air...

Flagship leisure centre gets Hunter Douglas treatment

The pool area of a flagship £22 million leisure centre in Hampshire features a striking Hunter Douglas ceiling.Edenbrook Leisure Centre, in Fleet, was built for Hart...


Health

Health

Stylish air conditioning now awarded Quiet Mark

Mitsubishi Electric’s sophisticated and stylish M Series MSZ-LN wall mounted air conditioning units have just been awarded the Noise Abatement Society’s Quiet Mark...

Curtain walling and doors by Kawneer feature on the new health centre

Architectural aluminium systems by leading UK manufacturer Kawneer were specified for their cost-effectiveness on an award-winning replacement healthcare...


Education

Education

Schools unprepared for heating system failure

The UK’s schools and educational facilities are regularly experiencing problems with their heating system which increases the risk of unexpected closure, according to a...

Formica laminate complements stimulating learning environment

Bournemouth University’s Fusion building is designed to be a physical representation of the institution’s approach to creating a stimulating learning experience.As...


Sustainability

Sustainability

LABC registered details certification is renewed for Actis Hybrid

All three products in the Actis Hybrid range have had their LABC registered details certification renewed for another year.This means they can continue to be accepted by...

Getting wise to potential of smart buildings

GEZE UK is encouraging architects and specifiers to ‘switch-on’ on to the benefits of developing smart buildings with the launch of a new brochure.Smart Solutions...


Regeneration

Welsh Slate launches factory tour CPD

A fascinating look at the evolution of the production of natural slate is now available in a RIBA-approved site CPD from Welsh Slate.The RIBA-certified factory tour CPD...

Wienerberger launches platform for special shaped bricks

Wienerberger - the UK’s leading provider of wall, roof and landscaping solutions - has launched a new online platform designed to help all customers, from experienced...


Ecobuild/Exhibitions

Exhibitions

All-star line-up revealed for Vision 2017: UNStudio, Zaha Hadid Architects,...

Vision 2017 has announced its programme, including some of the biggest names and world-renowned experts across the built environment industry, which will address the main...

Gerflor’s award winning collections to be showcased at Clerkenwell

The Clerkenwell Design Week at the end of May is on the creative horizon. International flooring and interiors specialists Gerflor are set to thrill the visiting throngs...