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[29 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

CA Building Products used its acoustic design expertise to help Veolia Environmental Services build a recycling facility, guaranteeing minimal sound impact on the surrounding communities. Veolia Environmental Services needed to build a new integrated waste management facility to help increase the recycling rate in the London Borough of Southwark from 21% to 30% by 2021. For […]

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[28 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]

The Bennet Building at Babraham Research Campus in Cambridge is made even more impressive by its striking aluminium standing seam roofing system from Kalzip®.  Built for Babraham Bioscience Technologies Ltd, this flagship building was designed by Archial NORR and built by SDC Builders Ltd. It was the blend of experience, product knowledge, design skills and […]

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[24 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

The new indoor climbing and squash centre in Switzerland was officially opened in November 2014. The striking building envelope is clad with golden-coloured steel sandwich panels. An unusual gate wall from which the climbing walls emerge is the design highlight. The challenge Climbing is becoming increasingly popular and more and more indoor centres are being […]

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[24 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

How Tata Steel helped meet tight build programme Speed of construction was one of the key considerations on the Madeira Road MSCP and Student Accommodation project; a development that housed three interconnected student accommodation buildings and a seven-storey car park close to Bournemouth’s seafront. Not only did the solution take into account the commercial considerations […]

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[24 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

When Veolia was awarded the 25 year Private Finance Initiative (PFI) contract by Staffordshire County Council to build and operate the Four Ashes Energy Recovery Facility (ERF), one of their key design requirements was to ensure that noise levels were kept to a minimum, to meet planning requirements, but at minimal cost. Demanding planning requirements […]

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[17 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

Completed in the spring of 2014, Moorgate Exchange is a 12-storey office building constructed on the site of the City of London’s old telephone exchange. Maximisation of internal space was a key driver in the development of the building. Tata Steel’s hot-finished Celsius® 355 Circular Hollow Section (CHS) – utilised as internal and perimeter columns […]

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[16 May 2015 | No Comment | ]

Deeside Leisure Centre is the National Centre for Ice Sports in Wales. Energy efficiency was a key requirement when the building was redeveloped in 2011. The building envelope was transformed using Tata Steel’s Colorcoat® products. Installation of the Colorcoat Renew SC® solar air heating system was a vital part of the solution. It provides renewable […]

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[16 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

Western Power Distribution (WPD) depot in Spilsby, Lincolnshire has achieved a BREEAM Outstanding rating of 101.9%, post completion, making it the world’s highest rated BREEAM project at the time. Contributing to the rating was the long-lasting, air-tight envelope constructed from Trisomet® composite panels with its energy efficient liner. Photographs: Courtesy of Speller Metcalfe B3 Architects […]

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[29 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]

Over 9000m2 of ComFlor® structural decks have been installed on the new £60 million first direct Arena in Leeds, as part of a complex acoustic roof construction aimed at minimising external noise levels around the venue’s highly populated city centre location. Opened in summer 2013, the 12,500 seat facility hosts both music and sports events. […]

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[4 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]

ComFlor® composite floor decking is being used extensively in a major multi-function redevelopment of the former Catholic Ymere Chassé Church in Chasséstraat, within Amsterdam’s fashionable De Baarsjes neighbourhood, near to the City Centre. The building was acquired by businessman Lenny Balkissoon in early 2011, with the goal of creating a cultural centre with a focus […]