EVER EDGE AJ ENQUIRY No: 201
Ever Edge is a permanent low maintenance solution to the problem of edging lawns, drives, flower beds and vegetable plots. Once Ever Edge is installed, edges can be mown, cutting out handwork. The galvanised mild steel is coated with a corrosion-resistant finish, and is maintenance- free and flexible to accommodate curves and right angles. It has a patented locking system.
KALWALL: PROJECT OF THE WEEK AJ ENQUIRY No: 202
Chris Wilkinson's maintenance depot on London's Jubilee line was widely acclaimed when it was finished, not least because of the extensive use of Kalwall. Translucent Kalwall is used to flood the interiors with natural, diffused light, eliminating glare. It is also highly insulating and 'maintenance-free'. Supplied and fixed by Stoakes Systems tel 020 8660 7667.
MOELLER ELECTRIC AJ ENQUIRY No: 203
f&g Installation Switchgear, part of the Moeller Electric group, has launched the Concept 4000 range of panel boards. They are built around f&g's new range of moulded case circuit breakers, and offer a complete range of circuit protection boards. asta-certified and tested to 35kA, the boards are available in two ratings: 400A and 800A and come with a choice of 6, 12 or 18 out-going ways.
LIGNACITE AJ ENQUIRY No: 204
Lighten the load with Lignacite's facing masonry and its standard building blocks. Lignacite and Lignacrete are also available in hollow or cellular formats. These units are 22 to 35 per cent lighter than standard solid blocks, which assists compliance with the guidelines in the Manual Handling Operations Regulations. Services can be routed through the core of hollow blocks, therefore avoiding surface mounting. Lighter blocks also reduce the dead weight of the building.
STANNAH LIFTS AJ ENQUIRY No: 205
Stannah Lifts has produced a brochure on its new Maxilift range of passenger lifts for low- and medium-rise buildings. Aimed at the specifier, the brochure is designed to simplify the specification process, incorporating an easy-to-use tabular representation of the options available and guidance on the range of products appropriate for different installations.
NOISE CONTROL CENTRE AJ ENQUIRY No: 206
In a ground-breaking development, an internal acoustic barrier for a major tensioned membrane structure, Skyscape, was created by the Noise Control Centre, thus letting it host live music events without disturbing the adjacent community. The Noise Control Centre was commissioned to design an acoustic liner for the roof and walls which 'had the acoustic performance of a brick wall.' The innovative Noisco Hushquilt was the result.