Category Archives: November 2016

Underneath the Arches

The US-based Getty Conservation Institute (GCI) has announced a collaborative agreement with Historic England and the City of Lincoln Council  to implement the Arches software platform, which will categorise, map, and describe the rich cultural heritage of Greater London and the City of Lincoln.


For a project that required only the finest in terms of product quality and craftsmanship, frameXpress Ltd was the preferred window and door supplier for a commercial college project in Cambridgeshire.

Uniquely created for you!

There’s no doubting it, a handmade piece of Chamberlain fine bone china will make a unique focal point in any room and a striking statement in a hall or vestibule. Heads will turn and simply gaze in wonderment – is it real?

Hidden Benefits for Hotel Interiors

The choice of door closer can have a significant influence on the appearance, ambience and comfort of any project. And, when it comes to hotel interiors, these attributes have particular importance in assuring the quality of the guest experience.

Think Trespa®? Think Performance Panels Limited

Performance Panels Limited is a leading UK distributor and stockholder of Trespa® high quality sheet materials.

Widely used in both interior and exterior applications by architects and interior designers, Trespa panels combine performance materials with stunning aesthetics for unique and practical solutions.


screen-shot-2016-11-22-at-20-19-36Department of Energy & Climate change state (2013) that 83% of a domestic energy bill is made up of 66% to domestic heating and 17% to hot water. Managing and controlling your heat “Where you want it, when you want it” is more efficient, saving money.

The app can be shared by site managers in care homes, hospitals or commercial buildings. It helps dependants, elderly, infirm etc by utilising the multizone alerts (over & under temperature) and remote access to see at a glance the zone temperatures and make adjustments.

No controls on the heaters. Temperature sensor and local control sited away from the heat source using the wireless zone thermostats providing accurate room temperature and ease of operation.

Opening the Doors to an Iconic Landmark

They call it the vertical pier: the British Airways i360 in Brighton is a jaw-dropping new landmark that combines contemporary glamour with a seaside legacy. And GEZE UK is helping open the doors for millions of visitors to head skywards for views of an incredible coastline.

Jewers Doors Compliment Architectural Themes

Jewers Doors have recently completed the installation of seven Osprey multi-leaf sliding folding doors to complete the conversion of an old dilapidated dairy factory in Camberwell, London into a series of studios, workshops and galleries for internationally acclaimed artist and sculptor Sir Anish Kapoor.

Kawneer glazing helps lick a new leisure centre into shape

Elements from all of Kawneer’s architectural glazing ranges feature on a new leisure centre.

Architectural aluminium systems by leading supplier Kawneer have been used on a RIBA award-winning leisure and community centre for their aesthetics and technical capabilities.

Yeoman Shield – Barnsley Hospital

Yeoman Shield’s new Guardian Twin Handrail was installed as part of the ward refurbishment project recently undertaken at Barnsley Hospital, South Yorkshire.

Surfacing news …. Interior Film increasing in popularity.

The success of LG Hausys Interior Film from David Clouting extends from shop fitting to specialist interior contractors and designers …and its popularity continues to grow.

Kemmlit fit for purpose for Leisure Centre Refurb

The Spa at Beckenham in Kent, is an award winning leisure centre operated by Mytime Active, and features two swimming pools, a fitness suite, badminton court and a bar and restaurant.

Latest Safety Innovation Adopted at High-Profile Site in London

Nationwide Platforms’ latest innovation in safety, SkyScreen™, was recently introduced on the construction of London’s iconic Greenwich Peninsula Low Carbon Energy Centre by main contractor Kier, in order to minimise the risk of objects being dropped from the basket of an access platform when working at height.

High quality metal curtains in various designs


Architects, decorators and designers adore these metal fabrics with metallic plates to create luxurious space partitions and wall decorations in Hotels, Showrooms, Malls and Restaurants etc..

The only bituminous roofing membrane with a 40-year BBA durability statement

Alumasc’s Derbigum waterproofing membrane is the only high-performance bituminous roofing membrane with a 40-year durability statement from the BBA (British Board of Agrément).



Solutions include…

• 3 coat paint system average 240 microns 4mm & 2mm steel fully seam welded to Lloyds register
• Life 25 – 50 years with 2 years warranty • BT and Cat5 data trunking
• Oil or electric central heating