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Frenger's MSRP Units Appear to be a Main Focal Point at Nottingham Trent Uni
To welcome their new 2019/20 academic year students, Nottingham Trent University (NTU) are opening in September 2019 a £23m state-of-the-art engineering building to create 'the engineers of the future'. The new building, located on the Clifton Campus, includes various engineering labs, workshops, and studios to house the new intake of students. NTU have said that the new facilities will support the universities new courses...Read More
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SIG Design & Technology - Flat Ventilated Zinc Ridge Detail
SIG Design & Technology recently published an article about the hidden eaves box gutter on the The Red Zinc Clad House at Blunham, Bedfordshire case study. This time we're looking at the flat ventilated zinc ridge detail which was used. This article is about ventilated zinc ridge details, what makes this one special and what to bear in mind, together with elzinc's details in 2D, 3D and interactive 3D format for you to use in your projects...Read More
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Selectaglaze & Pilkington Support CRASH with Secondary Glazing for New...
Selectaglaze enhances a computer suite at London homelessness charity, Caritas Anchor House as part of their on-going relationship with the CRASH charity. Caritas Anchor House is based in Newham, one of the most deprived boroughs in the UK. They work with vulnerable groups including those affected by homelessness, unemployment, mental health, substance misuse, domestic abuse and offending. Last year they provided...Read More
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Airedale International - After Adiabatics
How to achieve low energy cooling in high density data centres whilst minimising water usage. The data centre industry's rapid expansion in recent years is well documented and shows no sign of abating. However, with great power comes responsibility. A recent report suggests that by 2025, data centres will consume one-fifth of all the electricity in the world. Stats like this have served to bring the sector under the spotlight and it has...Read More
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TORMAX - Library Facility Open All Hours
Delivering a highly functional, yet stunning entrance solution to the Cochrane Building at Cardiff University, TORMAX was contracted by Ian Williams Ltd to install a combination of advanced automatic door systems. A single-leaf swing door leads into an internal lobby area that is formed using an elegant curved automatic sliding door. The entrance to the library is directly off this lobby, allowing staff and student access at all times...Read More
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Gilberts (Blackpool) - British Engineering Helps Deliver European Healthcare First
The most advanced clinical healthcare simulation centre in Europe is assured of a healthy environment for its occupants despite planning constraints and almost half of the building being below ground. The award-winning Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) has opened the new centre at 26 York St, in the heart of Dublin’s St Stephens Green area, all of which is ventilated by grilles and diffusers from UK-based Gilberts Blackpool...Read More
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Aico - AudioLINK makes Aico Carbon Monoxide Alarms Choice for Exeter City Council
Exeter City Council is close to completing a major programme to install 6,000 Aico Ei208 Lithium battery powered Carbon Monoxide Alarms across its properties, specified due to their unique AudioLINK data extraction technology. The Alarms have been installed into every room that has a gas appliance. The Ei208 is a quality, cost-effective Carbon Monoxide alarm which uses sealed in 10 year life Lithium batteries to address the problem...Read More
VEKA UK Group - £5000 for Children’s Charity
Industry-leading PVCu profile manufacturer VEKA UK Group has donated £5000 to support children across the North West. The company presented the cheque to Child Action North West (CANW) to contribute to the valuable work the charity carries out with young people throughout Lancashire and beyond. VEKA UK Group’s Head of HR Gabriela Hammond explains: “We are very proud to support CANW, a charity that passionately...Read More
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Socomec - Resilient, Smart, High Performing: The New Breed of Electrical Ecosystem
Socomec energy solutions showcased at CBRE Supply Partner Event on 3rd October 2019. As a Top 100 supplier, integrated power manufacturer, Socomec, has been invited to take part in the annual CBRE Supply Partner Event on Thursday 3rd October 2019. The event showcases market leading products with an emphasis on delivering demonstrable value and exceptional user outcomes. Participants in the event are carefully selected...Read More
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LG Electronics - Gateway Project Showcases LG Units in District Heating Project
LG has been an important cog in the machine that has helped renovate some dilapidated social housing flats in Northamptonshire, that has seen its Multi V 5 VRF solution providing the heat and hot water through a district heating system, utilising four of LG’s Hydro Kit units to provide sufficient heating and hot water for all the flats in this exciting new refurbishment project, via Heat Interface Units. The system’s design will ensure that...Read More
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Uponor - New Report from Uponor Highlights Concerning Skills Shortage within M&E
A skills shortage within M&E is significantly adding to the pressure of those working in the construction sector, who are battling to address the UK’s housing crisis according to a recent report from Uponor. Uponor’s report draws on the findings of a survey of over 250 construction professionals, including architects, specifiers and M&E engineers, on the challenges the sector faces, in particular within M&E. The research emphasises...Read More
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Roxtec UK Appoints New Marine & Offshore Manager
Greater Manchester-based international safety seal manufacturer Roxtec has appointed a new Marine and Offshore Sales Manager. James Yates, joins Roxtec from another well-known international manufacturer and will be responsible for northern England and Wales. “It is an exciting time to work for Roxtec when momentum is building in the marine and offshore sectors,” said John Kayes - Director of Marine and Offshore. “The addition...Read More
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