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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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[10 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

  What are HPC colours and what does it stand for? The High Performance Colour system (or HPC) is a further development of existing coatings based on polymer resin and distinguished by ageing-resistance and colour stability. The extremely high UV-resistance makes the new colours particularly suitable for usage in tough weather conditions. Kalzip offers a […]

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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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[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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[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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[14 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]

The new British Film Institute (BFI) store in Gaydon, Warwickshire, will preserve generations of film for decades to come, thanks to its “innovative marriage of form and function”. That’s according to premierconstructionnews.com which went behind the scenes to see just what makes the new BFI important not only to film, but architecture as well. Image […]

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[6 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

We have just launched a new brochure highlighting the Stratascreen® individually engineered façade system. The brochure is a component of The Works, our new design, specification and construction manual. It fully describes Stratascreen® System’s recessed-edge, flat modular rainscreen panels and suggests architectural wall solution options, using isometric diagrams and project images/case studies. There is also […]

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[26 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

Two commercial units at the Hawarden Business Park in Flintshire are a veritable showcase of building envelope products from Panels and Profiles. Buildings 2 and 3 both feature a mixture of Trisobuild System built-up construction, using four different profile types, and Trimapanel® System, the architectural wall panel system. Situated six miles west of Chester city […]

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[10 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]

Trimapanel® System, the insulated micro-rib architectural wall panel system has just been extensively re-engineered to achieve the very highest levels of flatness, thermal and environmental performance, airtightness and structural capabilities. Entirely manufactured in the UK utlilising Colorcoat® materials sourced from Colors, Shotton for a minimised carbon footprint, Trimapanel® System now provides the ultimate package of […]

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[9 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

The Boilerhouse in Grantham is a perfect example of both building envelope and structural products in action on this refurbishment project for the Institute of Minerals…