AluK systems specified for Maes Yr Yrfa School

AluK (GB) doors, windows and curtain walling systems have been supplied for the refurbishment of the Maes Yr Yrfa School in Cefneithin, Wales. Specified by Lawray Architects, in collaboration with Kier Group and Nolan Commercial, AluK’s aluminium building systems were installed throughout the school building. “We were introduced to AluK More...

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By Editor On Monday, November 18th, 2013

William Davis completes school extension at Darley Dale

For the pupils of Darley Dale Primary School, returning to school after the half term break offered more excitement than normal as it marked the first use of three brand new classrooms. Whilst children and teachers More...

By Editor On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Bluclad is top of the class at Ordsall Primary School

Marley Eternit’s Bluclad render board received top marks at Ordsall Primary School in Nottinghamshire, where it was used to create a striking finish on a new school building. The calcium silicate Bluclad render More...

By Editor On Monday, August 12th, 2013

Kawneer systems bring new hope to university

A variety of glazing systems from leading architectural aluminium supplier Kawneer have met a host of design and performance criteria for the £14million remodelling of two key buildings at the University of Strathclyde. The More...

By Editor On Friday, July 5th, 2013

Double first for Elliott with £5m London schools contracts

Elliott Off-Site Solutions continues its success in the education sector with the announcement that it has secured £5m of design and build contracts at two schools in the London area. The specialist off-site company More...

By Editor On Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Important research finding on energy consumption from WindowMaster

WindowMaster, Europe’s largest provider of natural comfort and smoke ventilation solutions, has presented important research findings on the energy consumption of ventilation systems at a CIBSE Technical Symposium. Fittingly, More...

By Editor On Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Academy saves 138 tonnes of CO2 with lighting upgrade and presence detectors

Malcolm Arnold Academy in Northampton has undertaken an intelligent lighting installation of T5 and LED lamps, controlled by presence detectors from Steinel (UK) Ltd, successfully slashing its lighting energy consumption More...

By Editor On Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Prater delivers educational excellence at Appleton Academy

Established building contractor H&J Martin appointed Prater to deliver a complete building envelope solution at the new Appleton Academy in Yorkshire. Prater’s in-house design capability and experience of More...

By Editor On Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Affordable housing specialist ensures Norwich school’s ‘disaster day’ is a big success

A ‘disaster day’ at a Norwich junior school which went ahead with the help of city-based affordable housing developer Lovell turned out to be a huge success. Around 40 Year 6 pupils, aged 10 and 11, took part More...

By Editor On Friday, March 1st, 2013

Technal windows and curtain walling for flagship school of medicine

A new flagship medical education centre in Cardiff features aluminium curtain walling options and casement window systems from Technal. Designed by Powell Dobson Architects and built by Vinci Construction UK, The More...