|Blast resistance comes as standard with ESG Secure Range - 08/01/2013||Application|
Committed to creating spaces with a sense of security without a siege mentality, ESG’s security glass range now affords blast protection, in accordance with ISO Standard 16933:2007. ESG Secure™ EN356, LPCB approved LPS 1270, and ESG Ballistic BN 1063 now offer protection against explosions in close proximity to a building.
|Aquobex Introduces ISIS Technology™ And Is Awarded A Patent On Its Innovative Flood Door - 08/01/2013||News|
Aquobex, a provider of integrated solutions for the management of flood risk and flood resilience has announced the introduction of what it is terming, ISIS Technology™. The integrated safety and inundation system will be incorporated into the design of all of the company's door products, be they for commercial or domestic installation. John Alexander, director at Aquobex, explained;
|East End Restaurant Opts For Daikin Heat Recovery - 08/01/2013||News|
Contemporary restaurant, Dane’s Yard Kitchen situated close to the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, was part of the first redevelopment phase at the site known as ‘Strand East’, incorporating a 40m high illuminated tower in a public square. Dane’s Yard Kitchen, which opened in time for the Olympics, is situated in an old warehouse built around the turn of the twentieth century.
| Fit For A Queen: HBA London Designs A Majestic Homage To Queen Elizabeth II At The Intercontinental London Park Lane - 08/01/2013||News|
The Gallery, the studio within HBA London that is dedicated to highconcept bespoke interior design, has transformed the Royal Suite at the InterContinental London Park Lane to have a timeless and elegant style inspired by Queen Elizabeth II. Given the suite’s debut in 2012, Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee year, the designers were captivated by the location’s noble pedigree. For the first decade of her childhood, The Queen lived in a building once located on this site, after which the Royal Family moved to Buckingham Palace when her father King George VI succeeded to the throne.
|Green Move For Severn Trent Costain - 08/01/2013||News|
Severn Trent Costain has opened its new, ultra-green headquarters complete with a 24/7/365 response control centre and a host of water and energy efficiency features. The relocation follows the announcement that leading UK dairy, First Milk, had become the first business customer to switch to the joint venture since the regulations in England were changed to allow businesses using over the new lower threshold of 5ML of water a year to choose their supplier.
|PanelGrip® - Balustrade Systems Made Simple! - 08/01/2013||Products|
The PanelGrip® Balustrade System from F H Brundle changes the rules of glass balustrading, utilising a unique high performance clamping mechanism combined with a patented Shoe Moulding.
|All Change In Toileting Facilities…. - 08/01/2013||News|
The drive towards the inclusion of people with a disability continues, and as a nation we also face an increasingly ageing population. Therefore, the need to provide accessible toilet facilities, especially in public environments, is growing. The need is being met, with the development of the concept of Changing Places toilets for people who need the help of at least one carer- a concept which has already become good practice under British Standards (BS8300:2009 design of buildings & their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people).
|Argyll Addresses Growing Demand For Combined Environmental Risk Reports - 07/01/2013||News|
After one of the wettest summers on record and in response to high demand in requests for flood reports, Argyll Environmental has created a new bespoke desk top risk screening report that combines both flood and contaminated land risks into a single report. Argyll, a premier risk management consultancy specialising in environmental due diligence and risk assessment for property and land transactions, advises commercial property -lawyers on their due diligence requirements associated with flood and contaminated land risks.
|Blackpool Roofing Goes Flat-Out For Sterling Roofdek - 07/01/2013||News|
Blackpool Roofing is one of the oldest-established roofing contractors in the North-West, having been passed down through three generations of the Lynden family. According to the managing director, Sean Lynden, the company will tackle any type of roofing within a 120-mile radius of its headquarters – taking it as far as the East coast, south to the Midlands and into Scotland to the north.
|Baumit UK Showcases Their Innovative Baumit OPEN® External Wall Thermal Insulation Render Technology At Ecobuild 2013 - 07/01/2013||News|
Baumit UK will be showcasing their innovative new external thermal insulation technology Baumit OPEN® EWI system at EcoBuild 2013 from 5-7 March 2013. With over 30 years proven experience in Europe, Baumit are now offering their industry leading portfolio of external thermal insulation systems, facades & renders to the UK market through their network of distributors and highly trained installers. Their broad portfolio of EWI and rendering products provides a one-stop shop for architects, builders, designers, and specifiers aiming for improved energy and cost efficiencies, insulation properties and compliance with Green Deal requirements: