VENCEL RESIL AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201 A green housing development in Havant, Hampshire, has incorporated Vencel Resil's Jabcore floor insulation and Jabroof panels as part of its energy-saving and ecologically focused design. The Eco-Homes project comprises 11 showcase properties for Hermitage Housing Association, developed on a brownfield site in conjuction with Havant Borough Council.
HANSENGROUP AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202 HansenGroup company PollardsFyrespan designed, manufactured and installed seven sets of doors and frames for the main entrances of The Gate leisure complex in Newcastle upon Tyne, working as a subcontractor to Space Decks. PollardsFyrespan worked closely with Reid Architecture and Sir Robert McAlpine's own design team to develop the doors, which play an 'active' role in fire management. For a guide to PollardsFyrespan doors, tel 020 8443 5511 or email sales@pollardsfyrespan. co. uk
KALWALL PROJECT OF THE WEEK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204 One of the last things you see when leaving Southampton's new Cruise terminal is Kalwall.
Architect The Manser Practice has used daylight diffusing and highly insulating Kalwall to create many different and exciting translucent areas of walling - very interesting use in a mass transit facility. Stoakes Systems solely supply and fix (tel 020 8660 7667) or visit www. stoakes. co. uk
KINGSPAN INSULATION AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203 Kingspan Insulation has announced that from 1 January 2004 its range of Kooltherm premium performance rigid phenolic insulation products for walls, roofs and floors will have zero ozone depletion potential (ODP) as standard. The move will ensure that the products, already noted for their superior energy-saving credentials, will comply with the phase-out of HCFCs from rigid phenolic insulation products by the agreed date.
LIGNACITE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205 Polished Facing Masonry is available from Lignacite. The high-gloss finish of the block creates a subtle form of architectural expression. The block has an easily visible aggregate gain and a significant depth of colour, which combine to create lustre and distinction. It is available in nine colours and can be used internally or externally.
EVEREDGE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207 In response to customer calls for a heavier gauge version of the EverEdge lawn-edging system, particularly for applications where there are high levels of visitor numbers, the company has produced a Heavy Duty range.
The Heavy Duty range is now made using 2.5mm steel, making it virtually indestructible whilst retaining its flexibility for ease of installation.
ASH & LACY BUILDING SYSTEMS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208 A new 28-metre radius, curved standing-seam roof has been created on Wanstead High School's new sixth-form block using 300m 2of 0.9mm Ashzip from Ash & Lacy Building Systems. Selected and installed by Logic Roofing & Cladding, the roof construction also incorporates Ash & Lacy's Ashgrid spacer support system, which forms an integral part of the company's standing-seam roofing package.
TORMAX AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206 The entire range of automatic doors from TORMAX complies with Disability Discrimination Act requirements, providing safe and convenient access for everyone.
TORMAX will advise on the best solution depending on budget and space available - a set of automatic sliding doors, a folding door or perhaps the more architecturally impressive curved sliding or revolving door.
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