INTERNATIONAL PROTECTIVE COATINGS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201
Protection systems from International Protective Coatings have been used on 3,000 tonnes of steel in Manchester's unique new Commonwealth Stadium. The showpiece £115 million venue will hold 38,000 people for the games. After several more months of conversion it will become the new permanent home of Manchester City Football Club.
HANSENGROUP PRESTIGE CONTRACT 24 AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202
AccentHansen has been awarded its fourth contract at the Canary Wharf development in London. Plot DS4 will house a combination of AccentHansen's FireShield, MultiShield and SoundShield hinged doorsets. The £737,000 contract to design and install 680 steel doors brings the total number of AccentHansen doors at Canary Wharf to over 2,000.
FORBES AND LOMAX AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203
Invisible switches have flushto-the-wall acrylic plates, allowing the wall colour to show through. Other plate finishes include frosted acrylic, stainless steel, nickel silver and unlacquered brass. The invisible dimming system is a remote-controlled, scene-setting dimmer, tel 020 7738 0202 or visit www. forbesandlomax. co. uk for more information.
REGGIANI LIGHTING AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204
This wall-mounted projector is intended for indoor and outdoor lighting with dual light emission (direct/indirect) or single emission (direct/indirect), suitable for metal halide and halogen lamps. It is made of die-cast aluminium and can be easily wall-mounted thanks to the quick-fit connecting module providing both mechanical and electrical connections.
MECHOSHADE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205
MechoShade offers a complete line of manual, motorised, automated and computerised solar shading solutions. These energy-saving window management and shade alignment systems provided optimum solar protection for Richard Meier & Partners' Getty Museum. Call for our brochure, MechoShade, The Architect's Choice. Tel 01604 766251 for your nearest dealer.
KINGSPAN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206
Premium-performance phenolic wall insulation products by Kingspan have played a major role in the construction of the new Hairmyres District General Hospital at East Kilbride, which has replaced the original outdated buildings on the same site.With the issue of long-term running costs a key consideration, Kooltherm insulation boards were chosen for all three floors of the building because they were supplied in thicknesses which easily achieve the required U-value of 0.25W/m 2K.
MENDIGER BASALT AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207
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 a 10mm air gap behind the shell of Basalt slabs. It is a monument to this volcanic material, chosen for its character and resilience. For Basalt Products, tel 020 7407 1157, fax 020 7407 5364, or e-mail info@lavastonedesigns. co. uk
SAFE ACCESS GROUP AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208
The Access Group has expanded its Rostek range of permanent access equipment to include the new Roslift 400 trolley and RS127 track. Roslift 400 is a special climbing trolley, which enables suspended platforms to negotiate complicated buildings with inclined roofs. The trolley climbs any slope while carrying a 400kg load. Roslift 400 is used in conjunction with the Rostek 127 track.
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