Guernsey school can breathe easy as Windowmaster tames the wind

WindowMaster (, Europe’s largest provider of natural comfort and smoke ventilation solutions, has supplied natural ventilation control systems for the new Les Beaucamps High School in Guernsey. One of three ‘super schools’ to be built on the island, the 500-pupil Les Beaucamps secondary school was designed from More...

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By Editor On Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Glazing systems from Kawneer have been used on a BREEAM Excellent academy

Architectural aluminium systems from Kawneer have helped a new academy achieve a BREEAM Excellent rating and a host of sustainability and design awards. Kawneer’s AA®100 curtain walling (structurally silicone More...

By Editor On Friday, February 8th, 2013

Marley Eternit Natura Specified For Super School

Marley Eternit fibre cement Natura has been used to clad the new £35 million BREEAM ‘Very Good’ St Catherine’s Academy and Firwood High School in Bolton. Sheppard Robson specified fibre cement Natura in three More...

By Editor On Friday, October 26th, 2012

Colour panels for city school

City School in Sheffield has undergone a major extension and refurbishment project, which included with a completely new façade system of decorative insulated composite cladding panels supplied by Sheffield-based More...

By Editor On Friday, October 19th, 2012

Class act by Elliott at Slough Grammar School

Elliott Off-Site Building Solutions has completed a new two-storey classroom block at Slough Grammar School in Berkshire. Following the successful completion Elliott Off-Site has secured a further £2.5m project More...

By Editor On Monday, October 15th, 2012

ISO-Chemie specified for timber school build

High performance acoustic and joint sealing at a new timber school block in South Ockendon, Essexhave been provided following the specification of ISO-Chemie’s advanced foam sealant technology. The new log cabin More...

By Editor On Sunday, September 23rd, 2012

Rische Group accrues top Manchester student project

Trafford-based commercial refurbishment specialist Rische Group has announced the successful completion of flagship student accommodation in Fallowfield on behalf of new client Accrue Manchester LP. The contract, More...

By Editor On Monday, September 3rd, 2012

Turn down the volume with Forbo’s new Sarlon acoustic vinyl flooring

In a world full of noise, acoustic performance is an essential component of modern building design.  Sarlon from Forbo Flooring Systems is a best in class acoustic vinyl solution that offers specifiers an unprecedented More...

By Editor On Monday, July 30th, 2012

DMA Signs adds a splash of colour to Wales’ newest high school

DMA Signs were selected by Leadbitter Group, the construction company for Llanwern High School, to implement internal and external signage across the site. The new £29 million facility at Llanwern High School More...

By Editor On Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Curved offering at High School

Leading bending specialist, Universal Arches and cable trunking manufacturer, Rehau, have again worked in partnership in the education sector on a refurbishment project at Darwen Vale High School in Blackburn, Lancashire. As More...