SEGMENT SYSTEMS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201 A cutting-edge design and simply the hardest wearing screen of its kind, Space Wave from Segment launches in 2004. Solid 30mm panels come complete with maintenance-free surfaces that will not attract or trap dust particles. Hinged connectivity allows for two, three or four-way applications, giving unrivalled stability. Curved and straight panels, standard colour ways, vision lines, shelving and an optional magnetic wipeboard finish are available. Look out for Space Wave in the best-dressed work spaces in 2004. Tel: 0870 6000 985, or visit www. segmentsystems. com
HANSENGROUP AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202 PollardsFyrespan understands the impression that an attractive entrance foyer can make. The company's stylish entrances and weather-beating canopies can be installed rapidly as key elements of either new-build or refurbishment projects. For a product guide from HansenGroup company PollardsFyrespan call 020 8443 5511 or email: sales@pollardsfyrespan. co. uk HELIFIX AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203 Helifix's pile and beam solution has been adopted at this site at Goffs Oak, Cheshunt, Herts. As a condition of the planning permission granted to Persimmons Homes for the redevelopment of the site, 32 of 34 existing prefab huts had to be retained.
Due to their condition, they required major stabilisation. By adopting the solution devised by Helifix and project engineer Woods Warren, Persimmons Homes avoided the delays, disruptions and expense of the originally proposed mass underpinning.
STOAKES PROJECT OF THE WEEK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204 Stoakes Systems not only supplies and fixes Kalwall but, traditionally, is well-known for its Astrawall curtain-walling systems, such as this fine example at Epsom General Hospital. Here, architect Hall Design has used blue structural glazing, sloping and with a flush appearance, to create a stunning main entrance. Stoakes has nearly 40 years' experience of design, manufacture and fix for new projects or the upgrading of aged buildings. Tel 020 8660 7667 or visit www. stoakes. co. uk EUROHEAT AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205 Leading heating-stove distributor Euroheat has produced a free interactive DVD to launch its new remote-controlled multi-fuel stove range. The DVD, hosted by Tomorrow's World presenter Howard Stableford, introduces the comfort and convenience of remote-controlled heating stoves, which are an exciting first for the market. The DVD also gives viewers the chance to interact with an onscreen remote to experience the instant and easy control the stove offers, as well as the rapid response of flames.
ASH & LACY BUILDING SYSTEMS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206 A new special-needs resource base at St Thomas More RC High School in Denton, Manchester, has a striking, standing-seam waveform roof supplied by Ash & Lacy Building Systems.
Convex-curved to a radius of 20.5m and then concave-curved to a radius of 16m, the 0.9 plain mill aluminium Ashzip sheets were manufactured to satisfy the complex roof design by Valent Roofing in conjunction with main contractor H H Smith.
ICOPAL AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207 Icopal has introduced a new and comprehensive 22-page brochure dedicated to Sure-Weld TPO, a thick thermoplastic heat-weldable, reinforced waterproof membrane suitable for flat, curved and low-pitched roofs.
The new-style, full-colour brochure provides detailed information on the composition of the environmentally considerate system, which combines the durability and wearing properties of ethylene rubbers with the excellent heat-welding characteristics of polypropylene.
STIRLING LLOYD POLYCHEM AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208 The Integritank system from Stirling Lloyd Polychem has gained British Board of AgrÚment approval for use as a liquid-applied roof waterproofing membrane. Integritank is a two-component, liquid sprayapplied system based on methyl methacrylate (MMA) resins, which cure rapidly to form a tough, 100 per cent effective waterproof membrane.
Unlike preformed sheet membranes, Integritank is seamless, with no joints or raised laps.