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[17 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]

Scientists in the USA have developed a new form of shape-shifting metal, it has been announced. The metal crystal can switch between different arrangements of atoms, allowing it to change shape up to 16,000 times and return to its original form after being heated and cooled. A metal alloy with a crystalline structure While this […]

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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 […]

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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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[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 […]

Building Envelope, Featured, Headline, News, Refurbishment »

[18 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]

Over 14,000m2 of Trisomet® 333 System insulated wall panels by Tata Steel have been used to over-clad the Pond Hall Building of the Thorp Receipt and Storage Facility at Sellafield. The building is 36 metres tall and 192 metres long. It houses two large water ponds as part of the reprocessing of spent uranium rods. […]

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[31 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]

An ambitious refurbishment project, featuring approximately 190,000m2 of Panels and Profiles solutions. Bonded warehouses on the two sites now benefit from enhanced levels of protection. The Chivas Brothers maturation facilties in Mulben and Keith service about a dozen nearby malt distilleries. Each unit is a bonded warehouse, secured to Customs and Excise requirements. Malt whisky […]

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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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[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 […]