VELFAC AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201 Velfac's new warranty is now one of the most comprehensive available in the glazing industry and reflects the company's continued confidence in its product range, backed by continuous, proven performance in both third-party tests and in installations worldwide.
HANSENGROUP PRESTIGE CONTRACT 46 AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202 ThermoCool insulation glass units and Tempo toughened-glass doors by HansenGlass were used at Nottingham University's Jubilee Campus. The £30 million project has been heralded as a groundbreaking, eco-friendly scheme with its innovative design, structured to reduce energy consumption. ThermoCool units were used to provide high-performance double-glazing for new amenities, including a learning resource centre and five halls of residence.
HARTINGTON CONWAY AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203 Some 3,400m 2of Hartington Conway's site-assembled ULTRA HD36 translucent GRP rooflight sheets and ULTRA 18 liner panels have been installed by Keyclad on Eddie Stobart's storage and distribution depot at Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal east site. Alan Johnson Associates was the project architect and Galliford Midlands the main contractor. ULTRA HD36 sheets will support the weight of accidental foot traffic and will resist a falling person without failure when fully fixed. They are designed for a life of more than 30 years.
STOAKES: PROJECT OF THE WEEK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 204 Ongoing work for KeyMed (architect Ayshford & Sansome) has involved the overcladding of existing industrial warehouses to convert them into a high-specification HQ.
All the curtain walling, including integral bespoke brises-soleil, which double as maintenance walkways, is supplied and fixed by Stoakes Systems. For curtain walling and Kalwall tel 020 8660 7667 or visit www. stoakes. co. uk RIGIDAL AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205 Developed by Rigidal and Sika Trocal, new Rigidal Trocaldek provides the optimum solution for single-ply roof construction. Instead of requiring fixing of up to four individual components on site, Rigidal Trocaldek more than halves construction time since its single component is easily installed in one simple process. Comprising a trapezoidal steel deck, polyurethane insulation core and a Trocal SGK waterproofing membrane, Rigidal Trocaldek provides a cost-effective, factory-engineered fast-track construction solution. For a copy of the new Rigidal Trocaldek brochure, contact Rigidal on 01905 750500.
EYESTORM AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206 Eyestorm, the company which works closely with international artists to offer limited editions, presents a striking work by David Byrne entitled Buy 5 Get 1 Free. Using computer-imaging techniques, Byrne has worked six photographs of surveillance cameras into punchy graphic conjunctions, laying them out in different vivid colours as if they were branded products to be picked off a rack. The work presents the same ambivalent attitude to contemporary life displayed in Byrne's pop group Talking Heads.
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