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16th November 2017
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World Architecture Festival 2017: day one winners of International Architecture Awards announced ›››
Ecobuild and RIBA seek architect to help transform space ›››
RIBA Future Trends reports Uplift in confidence for British architects ›››

Encasement provides a stylish solution for Mander Centre

The extensive refurbishment and upgrading of Wolverhampton’s Mander Centre shopping mall has included both Vecta wall lining systems and ‘Forma’ column casing solutions from Encasement as part... ›››
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Klober pioneers universal seals for dry fixing

Universal seals for both round and angle ridge tiles is another innovation to be introduced by roofing specialist Klober. Its Roll-Fix® dry fixing kits contain all the components needed to fix 5 metres of mortar-free, ventilating ridge or hip... ›››
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The RECYFIX® MONOTEC system was installed at Ysgol Gynradd Lôn Las Primary School, Swansea to provide surface drainage in the paved entrance/play areas and the car park’s asphalt surface. The MONOTEC one... ›››
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A4 stainless steel fasteners put in pole position

Developer and client demands for building envelopes which offer outstanding build-quality in the long term, and enhance the overall green credentials of the finished building, are driving increased interest in high performance A4... ›››
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Flame retardant breather membrane attracts interest

Safety was at the heart of the industry’s agenda at UK Construction Week 2017, and in response to the keen interest shown recently in the advanced Tyvek® FireCurb™ building membrane, the Tyvek® Building Knowledge Centre was... ›››
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“Fast friendly service” for prestigious new development in Oxon

Wooldridge & Simpson Building Contracts were the build partner for a new development in Oxon for 10 bespoke residential properties. Having been a customer of ARP for many years, Rob Biles, Owner of Cotswold Roofing, knows... ›››
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3 things to bear in mind when looking for a pocket door solution

When you are choosing a pocket door solution remember that not all pocket doors are the same. Here are 3 things worth checking. 1. Installation. Does assembly involve cutting pocket verticals or horizontals to make the system fit the door... ›››
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Remmers Epoxy OS Color New is a coloured Epoxy Self Smoothing resin system suitable for industrial and commercial applications. Its high mechanical strength coupled with excellent chemical resistance makes it... ›››
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CMS provides quality student housing solution

High performance windows, doors and curtain walling by CMS Window Systems have played a key role in enabling Church Lukas architects and main contractor GRAHAM Construction to deliver an eye-catching new 330-unit... ›››
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Surface Design Show: connecting architects with innovators

The Surface Design Show (6-8 February 2018, Business Design Centre, London) is the only event in the UK to focus solely on interior and exterior surfaces. For more than ten years Surface Design Show has been connecting... ›››
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Wardown House Museum & Gallery, in Luton, Bedfordshire, has flung its doors wide to visitors of all mobilities – including wheelchair-users – thanks to a Stannah Maxilift MRLi (motor room-less) passenger lift... ›››
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First hardwood CLT structure in the United States unveiled

Design firm IKD has unveiled the first hardwood Cross Laminated (HCLT) structure in the United States at the 2017 Exhibit Columbus exhibition. The Conversation Plinth, which has won the Miller Prize, sparks conversation whilst... ›››
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Far East Consortium
New application submitted for £400m redevelopment of Belfast’s Royal Exchange
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Brick Awards 2017: the winners revealed
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