The mr Swisslab system of external wall insulation was specified recently on a major housing regeneration scheme in South Shields. Five blocks of multi-storey flats have been refurbished as part of the Capital City Challenge scheme in the Jarrow and Hebburn districts. South Tyneside mbc asked mr for a detailed specification for the application of the insulation system and a polymer-render finish. The mr brand is a part of Alumasc Exterior Building Products' portfolio. All the colour-coded aluminium wall coping systems and sill detail arrangements could be drawn from Alumasc's rainwater and roofing brands. Tel 01744 648400.