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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 […]

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[8 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

In the second part of our blog on the acoustic performance of composite flooring, Mark Davies, Technical Manager, ComFlor®, discusses the principles of airborne and impact sound, airborne and impact insulation and the transmission of sound in relation to composite flooring. Steel construction is increasingly used in residential apartment buildings and mixed-use developments where the […]

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[30 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

In the first part of our look at acoustic performance of composite flooring Mark Davies, Technical Manager, ComFlor® looks at the requirements of meeting Part E of the building regulations. Steel construction is increasingly used in residential apartment buildings and mixed-use developments where the benefits of speed of construction, quality and off-site prefabrication are important. […]

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[7 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]

Iftekhar Waseem, Structural Engineer at Tata Steel, discusses construction stage loading on composite floor decking to BS and Eurocode. Composite slabs using metal decking during construction must be adequately designed to suit the loading of wet concrete and construction traffic at the limit state. Both BS and EC have quite similar approach in terms of […]