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[24 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

For circular buildings the lay of decking is dependant on the orientation of support beams. They can be installed radially or laterally. For either type installation on circular buildings, sheet ends require to be rake cut. Rake cut ends will not overlap and will be butt jointed, requiring a minimum support flange of 150mm, ie, […]

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[17 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]

Residents of the Brandon Court tower block of flats in Motherwell, Scotland, will benefit from a little extra insulation this winter following the completion of a cladding and re-roofing project. Costing £2 million over the course of a year, the project saw cladding panels fitted around the building to improve insulation and reduce tenants’ heating […]

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[16 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]

Protected by the comprehensive Platinum System Guarantee, the replacement R32 profiled sheeting by Panels and Profiles provides an attractive new roof covering, installed with minimal disruption to everyday operations. A fully guaranteed, watertight, long-term solution. Project: Plate Processing Centre, Cradley Heath Client: Plate Processing Centre Installation Contractor: UK Industrial Roofing and Cladding System Manufacturer: Panels […]

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[22 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]

A new £500 million concourse has been unveiled at King’s Cross station, just in time for the Olympic Games, reports BBC News. The new development forms the centrepiece of the rail network’s ‘Gateway to the North’ plan; also representing the most striking aspect of the vast steel and glass-lattice work roof. Image source Image source […]

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[29 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Colorcoat® was on song when it helped create a spectacular new home for The Bluebirds, Cardiff City Football Club. Cardiff City Stadium, which opened in 2009, was part of an ambitious leisure and sport development which not only included the club’s new home ground but also a retail park, athletics stadium, residential housing and a […]

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[22 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Profiled decks present a hard surface that reflects sound back into the internal environment. This can lead to longer reverberation times. The longer the reverberation time, the more ‘echoey’ a room sounds. Reverberation time performance of a room can be calculated from the areas of walls, floors and ceiling, and their absorption coefficients. Typical requirements […]

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[18 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

A leisure park designed with the theme of water and wind – where you can actually find out what it’s really like to fly – was always going to require a finishing touch that was out of the ordinary. And with the vibrant colours of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® pre-finished steel cladding the walls of the […]

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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 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Are there any precautions I should be undertaking when steel cladding sheets are delivered and used on site? Answer: Sheets should be handled and stored with care to ensure once erected as roof and wall cladding, the sheets will have a life of many years. Failure to observe simple but essential precautions when storing and […]

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[25 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

A Norfolk department store that has been trading for over a century has undergone a massive £500,000 makeover. The Aldiss homewares store of Fakenham has changed significantly since works began in February, reports EDP24.co.uk. Creative commercial refurbishment From the outside, the store now has a fresh new look; layered in brick and stone, with arching […]