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[27 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

Fasteners are a vital component to ensure the safe installation of structural decks or trays. The correct fixing, to be specified by the fastener manufacturer, to suit the application of fixing to cold rolled thin gauge purlins, hot rolled steel sections or timber supports. Self drilling/self tapping screws (commonly known as drill screws), must be […]

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[12 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

It’s rare that you find a building so truly ‘at one’ with the landscape that it is practically built within it. This is the HQ of gaming company Giant Interactive Group. It looks a little like a space-age, futuristic version of the Tellytubby house, built within the lush green hills in Shanghai. Image source via […]

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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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[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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[16 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

A futuristic building planned for a Victorian conservation area in Oxford has finally been given the green light, three years after permission was sought, The Oxford Mail reports. An extension to the Middle East Centre at St Anthony’s College – created by Zaha Hadid, one of the world’s most famous architects – will shortly go […]