FORBES AND LOMAX AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201
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.
ACCENTHANSEN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202
Steel door specialist AccentHansen, part of the Anglo-Scandinavian HansenGroup, secured its fifth contract at London's Canary Wharf to design, supply and install 235 steel doorsets to HQ4 of the new development. The 18storey office building houses a combination of FireShield and MultiShield doorsets on each floor to give escape-route protection and compartmentation.
HUNTER DOUGLAS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203
The Luxalon Insulated Cladding Total Wall concept was specified for the imposing Park View office development in Brentford, west London.
The designer was able to use Luxalon dark grey metallic panels to colour match with other building elements.
A special eye-catching feature is the use of horizontal bands to vertical panels on the stairwells.
STOAKES: PART L MESSAGE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204
The Brighton & Hove High School for Girls is clad in Astrawall, the curtain walling answer to Part L of the Building Regulations - high thermal efficiency, with fewer interfaces for air tightness, slim external lines, brise-soleil easily attached, solid/vision panels to suit.
Stoakes has devised a unique designer's software programme for project-specific U-value calculations. Tel 020 8660 7667 or visit www. stoakes. co. uk
AMERICAN SHUTTERS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205
Superb quality interior wooden shutter panels with adjustable louvres are custommade in a range of stain or paint colours. These can solve the most demanding of design problems. Indeed, panels can be made to suit any installation including fan-top, rake and arch designs. A wide selection of louvre shapes and sizes is available to choose from.Visit www. americanshutters. co. uk
VCL AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206
When VCL set out to prove the benefits of using NVT twisted-pair wiring technology, it chose an installation where the industry would be able to see it first-hand - its stand at Ifsec.VCL sales and marketing director John Prosser said: 'We were so convinced by NVT technology that we recently put NVT Inside into all our Orbiter Gold and Lite cameras. By using it on our stand, we were able to show our commitment to the technology and demonstrate its efficiency.'
KINGSPAN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207
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The Kingspan Kooltherm Pipe Insulation system, manufactured by market leader Kingspan Insulation, has played a vital role in the construction of the new £184 million Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, one of the largest PFI projects in the UK. As part of a complete insulation package, Kingspan Kooltherm Insulated Pipe Support inserts were installed. Approximately 50,000 linear metres of Kingspan Kooltherm Pipe Insulation were also installed for all the heating and pipe work throughout the hospital.
ALUMASC INTERIOR BUILDINGS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208
Alumasc has launched a stunning new range of metal column casings as part of its Pendock Columns range. The class 'O' fire-rated casings take column design to new limits.
The strong, lightweight casings use aerospace technology and enable designers to create bold, hi-tech statements in any environment, both internally and externally.