Substantial manufacturing capacity and resources were essential to ensure a seamless transfer of the Met Office to new offices in Devon, and LS Leaderflush Shapland was called on to supply more than 600 doorsets.
Some were finished in cedar veneer to complement timber board on the internal walls, while those in service areas were paint finished. Performance requirements included two-hour fire resistance protecting the two supercomputers, and sound reduction of 40dBRw using the Audiodor range in some areas.
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