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[21 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

Tata Steel RoofDek D100 structural roof decking was installed as part of an exciting and innovative green convex and concave curved roof construction at the new Maplefields School in Corby, built by Graham Construction for Northamptonshire County Council. Designed by GSS Architecture, the new £15 million environmentally-friendly special school caters for pupils with learning and behavioural […]

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[13 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

Projects featuring  RoofDek structural roof decking from Tata Steel have been recognised in category wins in The Roofing Awards 2012 – the National Federation of Roofing Contractors’ prestigious annual competition, recognising outstanding standards of workmanship and safety within the roofing industry. Winning the Sustainable Roofs – Green Roofs category, Peacehaven Wastewater Treatment Works features approximately […]

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[11 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

We have just launched a new brochure focusing on our RoofDek range of structural roof decking and trays. The brochure is a component of “The Works”, our new design, specification and construction manual. Well illustrated throughout, it highlights the UK’s most comprehensive selection of structural roof decking solutions. There is a detailed overview, including diagrams […]

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[19 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

We have just launched a comprehensive new design, specification and construction manual aimed at simplifying the system selection process. Called “The Works” and available in an easy to file and update ring binder format, the manual contains full information on all Tata Steel Building Envelope solutions, the Platinum® System Guarantee and a wide variety of […]

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[16 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Tata Steel  is the UK market leader in the manufacturing of structural roof decking and has been for over 40 years. This wealth of knowledge and experience bring together the means to specify, manufacture and supply products specifically for use as a roof deck in flat roof applications. With cost currently being a key driver […]

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[21 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

Panels and Profiles has just launched a new CPD seminar on best energy conservation design practice in industrial and commercial buildings. “A guide to ADL2A: 2010 and the impact of Building Envelope systems” provides a detailed explanation of the new 2010 Edition of Approved Document L2A (Conservation of fuel and power in new buildings other […]

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[26 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

In our previous green roof focus, we noted that the growing popularity of a hitherto “alternative” solution has not been at the expense of the advantages of more established options. Green roofs are heavy in comparison to almost every other roofing method. However, if they are used in conjunction with structural decks and trays, they can […]

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[24 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

As green roofs become an increasingly popular solution, their image as an “alternative” method of construction has not completely disappeared. One might therefore consider that caveats lie in wait and that they do not offer all the common benefits of more established options. In practice, however, nothing could be further from the truth. And nowhere […]

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[22 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

With a focus on the use of structural decks and trays on green roofs, we highlight some of the main design considerations and deck attributes to look out for during the product selection process:  – Decking systems in England & Wales must be designed and installed to meet the Building Regulations 2000 and Approved Document […]

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[9 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

Green Roofs are, without question, the “high fashion” contemporary solution of choice. Sustainability is a key aspect of any building envelope specification these days. Hence these are good times for the green roof industry, despite the general economic downturn in recent years. Even if environmental considerations were not such a hot issue, there would still […]