TORMAX AJ ENQUIRY NO: 201 One of the largest revolving doors Tormax has ever designed was recently installed at the University Hospital of North Tees. Finished to a high specification, the impressive 5.4m entrance has three wings and is powered by the fully programmable Tormax TRP drive. Commenting on the installation, estates manager Peter Estell says: 'We are delighted with the resulting entrance way. Design and installation has gone very smoothly and our thanks go to Tormax for its excellent service.'
HANSENGLASS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 202 HansenGlass joined forces with Scottish developers, architects and contractors in the creation of a development for Glasgow, the city's Glasshouse retail and car park site on Glassford Street. HansenGlass provided specialist single-skin toughened glass, including glazing in the form of canopy glass, the car park louvre facade and glazed shop frontage for the refurbished £7 million retail and multi-storey car park development.
HUNTER DOUGLAS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 203 Luxalon, the UK market leader in aluminium cladding systems, has just published a highly informative brochure illustrating the versatility, durability and technical supremacy of the Multiple Panel Facade System's expanded range. During many years of worldwide applications, the system has proven to be extremely suitable for the longest and highest elevations of new buildings as well as for small shop fronts, fuel station canopies and overcladding on existing buildings.
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.
STOAKES: PROJECT OF THE WEEK AJ ENQUIRY NO: 205 This dramatic low-profile Kalwall roof spans 6.7m over the new ICR Cancer Genomics Centre at Sutton (architect Feilden & Mawson). Highly insulating Kalwall can also form barrel vault and selfsupporting ridge roofs to transmit natural diffused daylight without shadows or glare - pyramids, geodomes and flat rooflights are also available.
Kalwall roofing and cladding is supplied and fixed by Stoakes Systems, tel 020 8660 7667 or visit www. stoakes. co. uk KINGSPAN AJ ENQUIRY NO: 206 The impressive track record of Kingspan Insulation products made them the preferred choice for the award-winning Meath County Council divisional offices. For the roof of the building, the architect chose Kingspan's Thermataper TT46 tapered roof insulation boards for their superb combination of excellent water shedding and thermal performance.
STO AJ ENQUIRY NO: 207 A combination of quality products from Sto, market leader in the manufacturing of render and external wall insulation systems, has recently been specified to insulate and finish the exterior facade of The Marlborough, an attractive new residential development of luxury apartments in the heart of Nottingham.The method of construction enabled the architect to specify the external wall insulation system, StoThermal Classic, because of the advantages it offers in terms of achieving good U-values.
SENIOR ALUMINIUM SYSTEMS AJ ENQUIRY NO: 208 Senior Aluminium Systems' SCW curtain wall has been used to stunning effect at Cardiff Bay Yacht Club. Rising to heights of 5m, the high-performance curtain wall incorporates windows from the SX 200 range and manual swing commercial doors, powder-coated in white.
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