FLEXCRETE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201
Following the introduction of the Flexideck Xeros System, Flexcrete has launched a new addition to the range.
Flexideck 100 - a twocomponent, solvent-free polyurethane coating - provides a more cost-effective solution to the waterproofing of both concrete and asphalt substrates on car-park decks, as well as elevated walkways and balconies, while still providing exceptional durability and effective resistance to vehicular and foot traffic. Flexideck is formulated using advanced in-house coatings technology developed over 20 years.
HANSENGROUP PRESTIGE CONTACT 17 AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202
The new Citibank data processing centre in Lewisham is being protected by steel door specialist AccentHansen.
A combination of 24 bespoke MultiShield and FireShield steel doorsets have been designed, supplied and installed to provide general access and protect against the risk of fire. The AccentHansen Shield range offers practicality combined with high aesthetic qualities.
HARTINGTON CONWAY AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203
Hartington Conway has just launched HeatShield, a new range of low U-value rooflights which provide the simplest and most cost-effective solution to Building Regulations Part L2 for site-assembled roofing systems. Triple skin HeatShield is very easy to install, gives an insulation level of 2.2W/m 2K and can be supplied in GRP and polycarbonate to match any manufacturers roof liner panel. Fully comprehensive installation instructions are included in Hartington Conway's new Technical Bulletin No 146.
STOAKES: PROJECT OF THE WEEK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204
This Bristol Learning Centre (architect Alex French) glows at night because highly insulating Kalwall was specified to diffuse and convert natural daylight into museumquality light within. For information on Kalwall (for cladding and roofing) contact Martin Day, tel 020 8660 7667 or visit www. stoakes. co. uk
KNAUFALCOPOR AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205
Two of the most respected names in the European building products industry have come together to create KnaufAlcopor, a powerful new force in the insulation market.
CEO Tony Robson said: 'A giant leap forward. This move represents a very positive step in our strategy towards the building of a bigger, more responsive, European insulation group.'
MENDIGER BASALT AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206
Mendiger Basalt Lava was used to build Ortner & Ortner's Ludwig Museum of Modern Art in Vienna - for the facade, the curved roof, and the inside walls.
The outer wall is 500mm thick, with 10mm air gap behind the shell of Basalt slabs. It is a monument to this volcanic material, chosen for its beauty and resilience. For Basalt Products, tel 020 7407 1157, fax 020 7407 5364, or e-mail info@lavastonedesigns. co. uk
HEWI (UK) AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207
Those picking up the BS8300:2001 could be mistaken for thinking they were reading a Hewi brochure, as the technical specificiations in the Hewi balustrade range mirror the demands of the British Standard in many cases. The code of practice covers the design of buildings and their approaches to meet the needs of disabled people. For many years, Hewi has been designing its product range with the disabled firmly in mind - creating a range of products suitable for the able-bodied and less able alike.
ARMSTRONG CEILINGS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208
Poor acoustics that impair learning and interfere with the ability of teachers and pupils to communicate still plague educational establishments.
Armstrong's PFI Solutions in Education carries a case study of the UK's largest PFI education project, with details of Armstrong's new tile for the sector, Dune Max. For information call freephone 0800 371 849 or go to www. armstrong-ceilings. co. uk Readers may obtain information about these products by filling in the enquiry numbers on one of the AJ enquiry cards. Advertisers wishing to promote their products on these pages should contact Peter Brookes on 020 7505 6816.