Category: Building Systems

Building Systems

Record year in business for Midlands fit-out and manufacturing firm

Staffordshire-based balustrade specialists SMART Balustrades is reflecting on a successful year as it records its highest output levels to date and sets sights on further …

Drain Systems

Drain Line Video Inspection – Basics, Costs, and Results

As a Toronto homeowner, you have a lot of responsibilities. One of them is your sewer line.  Your sewage system is made up of a …

Drain Systems

BRETT MARTIN’S CASCADE SPECIFIED FOR FOREST OF DEAN DEVELOPMENT

The high performance, reliable and easy-to-install Cascade Cast Iron Style Rainwater System from Brett Martin has been specified for a new housing development in Tutshill, …

Drain Systems

DRAINAGE COMPANY SECURES SIX FIGURE GOVERNMENT GRANT FOR SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION

Aquaspira Ltd, has secured a six figure grant from Innovate UK (part of UK Research and Innovation) to explore ways to help the construction sector …

Building Systems

Are You Getting The Most From Your Radiators

Heating is expensive. Especially in winter. You can blame basic thermodynamics for this. The tendency for heat to radiate outwards and try its hardest to …

Building Systems

Incorporating aluminium into commercial modular construction

In June 2017, a 220-bed Holiday Inn Express opened in Manchester — just 38 weeks after construction began. Modular construction continues to reach new heights, …

Building Systems

Rising to the challenge: sustainable commercial buildings

The Co-operative Group’s headquarters in Manchester exhibits world-class sustainability, with features such as exposed concrete that acts as a thermal sponge, a rainwater recycling system …

Drain Systems

WAVIN LAUNCHES STORMFORCE: A SINGLE SOLUTION TO STORMWATER MANAGEMENT

Wavin, the UK’s leading manufacturer of plastic pipe systems, has launched StormForce – an innovative single-source solution to stormwater management. Developed to streamline the stormwater …

Honouring Building Sensors on Energy Efficiency Day
Building Systems

Honouring Building Sensors on Energy Efficiency Day

The built environment contributes around 40% of the UK’s total carbon footprint. Unfortunately, around half of this is from the energy used in buildings. Whilst …

Building Systems

Hörmann UK takes Panattoni Park Luton to the next level

Located on one of the most prominent and advantageous sites on the Southern M1, Panattoni Park Luton offers 414,000 sq. ft of prime logistics and …