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[27 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

The correct orientation for deck installation is for the narrow trough to be down onto the support structure. This ensures that the widest crown is uppermost, providing maximum support for insulation. Direction of lay can be left to right or right to left, ensuring that the correct engagement of side lap is maintained. A running […]

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[2 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

Tata Steel has just released an upgrade to its popular free-of-charge roof decking software package that enables structural engineers and designers to carry out full deck analysis to achieve optimum design and cost efficiencies. RoofDek Analysis Software is a partnership project with leading international developer CSC, best known for the very widely-adopted Fastrak, S-Frame and […]

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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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[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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[10 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]

In building envelope designs calling for high levels of acoustic performance, there is often a potential trade-off between the conflicting requirements for controlling sound reduction and sound absorption. Sound reduction refers to the control of either internal or external noise in a building. Typical applications include concert venues, where one is trying to avoid excessive […]

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[17 Nov 2010 | No Comment | ]

There seemed to be a stretch of time from the 1960’s to the 80’s when   acoustics were somewhat forgotten in the design of some buildings. We’ve all been in the motel rooms, B & Bs, flats and hotels where you hear far too much of your neighbours’ activities especially at 1am when you’ve got […]

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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 […]