TERMODECK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201
With energy efficiency and occupant comfort high on the agenda, the major new office building for the Open University Business School in Milton Keynes has been designed to incorporate TermoDeck, the environmentally oriented building system that makes use of the thermal mass of the structure to deliver low-energy heating and cooling with natural ventilation.
TermoDeck was chosen over traditional HVAC solutions because of its demonstrable energy savings and reduced CO 2emissions.
HANSENGLASS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202
HansenGlass ThermoSpan structural glass assemblies have created a leisure facility in an old printing works for Holmes Place Leisure in Manchester.
Some 120m 2ofThermoSpan laminated, bolted glass, featuring Ceraphic screenprinted waves, forms a unique partition between the swimming pool and lounge. The main entrance utilises ThermoSpan and Tempo toughened doors.
KEIM AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203
Keim Mineral Paints have been used to decorate all the exposed concrete on the impressive Forum building at the heart of the Norwich & Norfolk Millennium project. Keim Concretal Lasur was specified to unify the colour of the exposed concrete surfaces and to provide a truly long-life finish.
HUNTER DOUGLAS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204
Luxalon, the UK market leader in aluminium cladding systems, has completed an impressive cladding programme for the new Royal Mail speciality distribution centre in Wakefield. The high-quality Luxalon Insulated Cladding 'Total Wall' concept was specified for this stylish project because of its unique versatility in forming smooth, curved panels on the gable end feature towers, together with quick installation times and low maintenance characteristics.
COSIFLOR AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205
Cosiflor Pleated Blinds, the world market leader in conservatory blinds, is known for its stunning pleated blinds that are made to fit any shape or size of window. Unlike other manufacturers, Cosiflor offers all kinds of different shapes - from the standard rectangular, through to triangles, trapeziums and also pentagons.
Now the company is launching two new flame-retardant fabrics for the contract market, marketed through UK-based manufacturers.
AQUILA DESIGN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206
The Miura lanterns, mounted on tapered columns with a tail flourish bracket, created attractive punctuation marks against the daytime skyline on Great Cheetham Street, Salford. At night, the 150W SON optical unit provides high-performance lighting, while a 14W compact fluorescent lamp provides a stunning 'top-glow' through the opal blue top canopy.
CPFILMS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207
Spectators in the new City of Manchester Stadium at the 2002 Commonwealth Games can enjoy all the action safe from potential bomb blasts and flying glass thanks to Solarshield. Orpington-based Solarshield was called, and recommended the application of CPFilms' Llumar SCL SR PS 7 safety film. More than 1,500m 2of the film was installed throughout the stadium in only four weeks, causing minimal disruption to other trades.
AVANTE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208
Avante returns to 100% Design in 2002 with an extensive display of designled contemporary bathroom products. Avante's inspiring collection of basins, vanities and accessories, in a variety of versatile materials, will be extended with several exciting additions. For further information contact Avante Bathroom Products, tel 0113 201 2244.