PAROC PANEL SYSTEM UK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201
Paroc Panel System is a complete solution for fire-resistant external and internal walls and ceilings.
Paroc Panels are based on a noncombustible and structural core of stonewool bonded on both sides with colour-coated steel sheets to provide passive fire protection throughout the lifetime of the building. Paroc Fire Proof Panels and related details are approved for fire resistance in the UK. For information e-mail Kevin.Keane@paroc. com or visit www. paroc. com
MECHOSHADE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203
MechoShade offers a complete line of manual, motorised, automated and computerised solarshading solutions.
These energy-saving window management and shade alignment systems provided optimum solar protection for Richard Meier & Partners' Getty Museum.
CITADEL AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205
Citadel income protection provides a weekly benefit during times of illness or accident. Tax-free benefit is available immediately from the first day of incapacity or deferred to 26 weeks.
Members of this friendly society will also receive a lump sum upon retirement. For information call 0121 449 6850 or visit www. dengen. co. uk
EMAILLERIE RHENANE AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207
Emaillerie Rhenane is the leading French company for vitreous enamel on steel and stainless steel.
Those products combine the mechanical properties of steel with the qualities of glass. Nonflammable, anti-graffiti, resistant to corrosion, bacteria, chemicals and extreme temperatures, their aesthetic value and low weight make them ideal for facades and indoor panelling. Emaillerie was chosen for La Villette, la Gare de Lille, la Gare de Marseille, and the Cheung-Ching tunnel in Hong Kong. Tel 020 7407 1157, e-mail info@emaillerie. com
ACCENTHANSEN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202
Steel door specialist AccentHansen was delighted to be included in the highly acclaimed multimillion-pound restoration work on the Victorian Southport Pier.
The pier, first opened to the public in 1860, had been closed for some years and faced demolition, but after a 'save our pier' campaign, it reopened this summer following repair and restoration.
AccentHansen, part of the £100 million Anglo-Scandinavian Group, was awarded a contract to supply MultiShield and FireShield doors to the end-of-the-pier WCs and baby-changing facilities.
FORBES AND LOMAX AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204
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.
KINGSPAN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206
Kingspan Insulation, market leader in 21st-century insulation materials, has published revised and updated editions of two highly popular guides - Building Regulations for the Conservation of Fuel and Power and Timber Frame Walls - Rethinking Construction. They address the requirements of the revised Building Regulations and illustrate remarkable cost savings available to forward-thinking designers, installers and builders.
SENIOR ALUMINIUM SYSTEMS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208
The three-storey Post Office SSL call centre in Barnsley was enveloped with more than 1,000m 2of Senior Aluminium Systems' SCW curtain wall to create the 12mhigh glass facade. Powder-coated grey, the curtain wall was specified to incorporate SW 400 top-hung opening lights.
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