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[15 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

This blog uses a recent refurbishment project, that we were involved in as part of an ongoing programme to investigate the effect of refurbishment of buildings using steel technology, to detail how refurbishment can reduce costs by reducing energy loss through the fabric of the building. This project involved an upgrade of an industrial warehouse’s […]

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[19 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

Here, Donna Mac, Facades Sales Manager for the UK shares her knowledge and provides an insight into this flexible and economical rainscreen solution by Kalzip. What is the Kalzip FC rainscreen system? It’s a fast to install lightweight aluminium modular plank system suitable for both new build and refurbishment projects. Although mainly fixed horizontally, panels can […]

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[12 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Jonathan Arnold, Product Development Manager for Building Envelope products at Tata Steel, examines how to interpret data for load spans and wind loads with regard to insulated panels… Buildings are subjected to a variety of loads throughout their lives and many of these loads are applied through the building envelope.  The main consideration for envelope […]

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[4 Sep 2013 | No Comment | ]

A new version of the popular Trimapanel® insulated, secret-fix architectural wall-cladding system that spans between frames and eliminates secondary steelwork, has just been launched by Tata Steel. The Trimapanel® FTF (frame-to-frame) System has the ability to span up to eight metres, enabling the product to run horizontally between main frame steelwork. This simultaneously elminates the […]

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[27 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]

An updated Continuing Professional Development (CPD) seminar by Tata Steel has just received accreditation from The Construction CPD Certification Service*. Entitled “Steel Cladding Systems for the Non-Domestic Building Envelope “, the presentation provides a broad overview of the various metal cladding system types that are available for the building envelope, together with a close look at […]

Acoustics, Featured, Headline, Technical »

[1 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]

Dave Arden, Technical Services Manager for Building Envelope products at Tata Steel, discusses the various solutions available to optimise sound insulation for the Building Envelope… Metal roofing systems can be used to improve the acoustic performance of any building. The three main areas that you will probably be involved with are: – Sound insulation – […]

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[22 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

The replacement of the Construction Products Directive by The Construction Products Regulation at the beginning of this month means that construction products must now be CE Marked. To simplify confirmation of compliance of our panel and profile products, we have created a useful new page on the Tata Steel Construction website, containing a selection table […]

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[4 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

Did you know Tata Steel’s profiling operation in the UK has been around for half a century? Originally Precision Metal Forming (PMF), we have been through many changes and still maintain our position in the UK market. Reflecting on the achievements of the business, Jo Evans, Commercial Director, comments: “In the 17 years of working […]

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[3 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

The new Engineering Stores, Visitor Centre and Training Facility at Tata Steel’s Port Talbot Works feature building envelope solutions, including 10,000m2 of Trisomet® 333 System insulated roof panels and 8,500m2 of Trimapanel® insulated wall panels. A further 2,680m2 of ComFlor® composite floor decking were also installed. Both the Visitor Centre and Stores Building were delivered to a BREEAM Outstanding rating and the Training Centre […]

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[27 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]

Tata Steel supplied a total of approximately 22,000m2 of pre-finished steel roofing and cladding to provide the entire building envelope for New Earth Solutions’ new waste treatment and renewable energy facility in Avonmouth, Bristol. Installation contractor MH Massey Roofing & Cladding Ltd specified Tata Steel’s R32, C32 and C19 roof and wall profiles in double-sided […]