Welcome to the November edition of Specifier Select.....
in which you’ll find a selection of the latest building products and systems. It’s quick and easy to use - you can read through the magazine page-by-page, or click a product group icon to take you directly there.
Exceptional transparency and clear height
The new eye-catching premises of elobau sensor technology in Probstzella, Germany, are the work of F64 Architekten and planners from engineering firm Merz Kley Partner in Dornbirn. The filigree load-bearing structure of trusses and columns and the runway for the overhead crane are all made entirely in BauBuche.
Wrightstyle advanced systems complete prestigious Hong Kong development
Wrightstyle, one of Europe’s leading suppliers of advanced glazing systems, has supplied to a prestigious residential tower block in Hong Kong.
HEATING CONTROLS – A WEALTH OF OPTIONS
Effective heating controls are a vital part of an efficient central-heating system. Heating controls manufacturer ESi says it makes huge sense to look more closely at heating controls.
Air Curtains By Design
Architects and consultants can now enjoy a freehand with air curtain design thanks to the Zen from JS Air Curtains. Fascia panels can be custom made in many different materials, screen printed to carry logos or images, and manufactured to incorporate elements such as clocks and LED displays.
JS AIR CURTAINS
Impressive Manchester residential development chooses SE Controls
One of Manchester’s latest high rise residential developments, Cambridge Street, is using smoke control systems from SE Controls to provide a safe environment for residents, by ensuring escape routes are kept clear of smoke in the event of a fire.
Devon Development Shows Benefits Of Omnie Underfloor Heating
A high quality residential development, being undertaken in one of Devon’s most sought after locations, is making extensive use of underfloor heating systems from the well proven and very versatile OMNIE range.
Skating In The Quiet
Some of the noisiest buildings are sports facilities such as ice rinks, halls and swimming pools where hard surfaces and large spaces exacerbate echoes and chatter.
Keeping the Castle Cosy with Howe Green Access Covers
Howe Green’s Light Duty 5000 Series Floor Access Covers are playing their part in keeping a Victorian castle warm and cosy by providing safe and easy access to central heating valves.
A Burning Passion For Fire
The German premium manufacturer of firing technology Spartherm proudly presents an exclusive range of bioethanol fireplaces branded ebios-fire® which are now also made available for the discerning customer in Great Britain. Made And Tested In Germany - In order to provide an optimum of customer service, the expansive range of ebios-fire® models comprises both standard and made to measure built-in fireplace models in almost any thinkable layout.
An elegant glass fireplace to rival the starry sky
The stylish Tower indoor glass fireplace in the ebios-fire designer range by SPARTHERM, one of Germany and Europe’s leading manufacturers of modern fireplaces, provides an all-round view of the leaping flames. At the same time, the unit produces fantastic light effects that are reflected all around, magically creating a starry sky in the living room.
University Of Kent Focusses On Accessibility In New Student Bathrooms
The University of Kent is maintaining a strong focus on accessibility within its residential student accommodation with the completion of four newly refurbished bathrooms in its Kemsdale Court and Stock Court buildings. The fully accessible bathrooms have been furnished with the latest design of height adjustable products from Pressalit Care, providing the flexibility and functionality required for students living away from home.
+Armourcoat Acoustic Creates A Calm And Inviting Environment
Decorative specialist Armourcoat exhibited at the Decorex International Exhibition in September. Taking place at the start of the London Design Festival in the grounds of historic Syon House, Decorex is synonymous with luxury design offering a collection of over 400 hand-selected exhibitors.
Dallmer To Show At Sleep Exhibition On Stand G28
The German based shower drain specialist, Dallmer, will be showcasing some of its most stylish and popular products during this year’s Sleep Exhibition, being staged at the Business Design Centre in London (November 21st – 22nd).
Pegler Yorkshire Launches Handbook App
With over 93% of the UK adult population owning a mobile phone, leading integrated plumbing systems manufacturer Pegler Yorkshire has further embraced smart phone technology and has launched a new PY Handbook app to make life just that little easier.
SPSenvirowall Expands Into Cladding Market
Leading external wall insulation and render provider SPSenvirowall has announced an exclusive UK partnership with specialist cladding manufacturer Dynamic Cladding. The move marks SPSenvirowallís first expansion into the external rain screen cladding market and brings A1 non-combustible and bomb blast-rated cladding systems to the UK for the first time.
Armstrong Ceilings win the Mason seal of approval
Canopies retro-fitted into a care home’s corridors.
ARMSTRONG CEILING SOLUTIONS
Marmox Multiboards Facilitate Fit Out Of Queenshurst Apartments
Work to complete the final phase of a luxury residential development at Kingston-Upon-Thames has included the use of versatile high performance Multiboards from the range of Marmox Limited. The fit out of the bathrooms within the one, two and three bedroom apartments in this third phase to Berkeley Group’s very popular Queenshurst project has been carried out by specialist sub-contractor, South Eastern Carpentry.
London GP Surgery Gets The Pendock Treatment
Pendock, the manufacturer of Pipe Boxing, Column Casings, Radiator Guards and specialist Perimeter Casings for heating, has supplied a range of products for work on a doctors’ practice, located in South-east London.
Hanover Building Unveiled By Remmers
The Grade II Listed building located in Manchester City Centre is being refurbished by Quadriga Contracts Ltd as part of the NOMA regeneration scheme to provide Grade A office space, retail and leisure facilities. Constructed in 1905; the interior walls have accumulated a thick build-up of dust, dirt, polish and even nicotine residue, all of which needed to be removed.
Armstrong Ceiling Solutions launches SonoPerf D® – a unique embossed metal tile
A specially-designed “perforated” metal tile combines acoustics with aesthetics.
ARMSTRONG CEILING SOLUTIONS
HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST ROOFING PRODUCT IN 4 STEPS
Slate has been used as a roofing material throughout the United Kingdom since the middle Ages. It comes in a wide variety of formats, sizes and thicknesses, though the most widely used in the UK are 60×30 and 50×25.
Studor Solution Waves Goodbye To Ugly Rooftops
An architect’s vision for a ‘wave-effect’ building with no roof protrusions, to mirror the sinuous lines of nearby hills, has been achieved thanks to drainage ventilation expert Studor.
Kalwall® Sheds Light On Education
Kalwall® translucent cladding has been extensively used for the impressive refurbishment of the main teaching block at Featherstone High School in Southall, Middlesex. The renovation required removal of the old concrete spandrel panels, repairs to the concrete structure and then over-cladding with Kalwall panels supported on a new steel frame which was added to extend the floor space.
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