ASTRA CLOSERS TOWER OVER LONDON DOCKLANDS

Hundreds of Astra 3000 Series concealed door closers on apartment entrance doors are making a safe, reliable and efficient contribution to the chic interior design scheme in one of Docklands landmark buildings, Arena Tower. Since they are concealed in the door’s hinge edge, they are totally unobtrusive yet comply with all building and fire regulations. The Astra door closers were…

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Union Industries delivers practical solution for York Mailing

Photo shows: Alan Hirst, Sales Director at Union Industries, and Mike Stephenson, No1 Printer at York Mailing. Leeds-based Union Industries, the leading manufacturer of industrial high speed doors, has installed two Bulldoors at York Mailing to help maintain temperatures in its printing hall. North Yorkshire-based York Mailing provides time-sensitive promotional materials, such as flyers, brochures and catalogues, to a large…

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Another building on ye olde Knightriders Street, gets the Selectaglaze treatment

The City & Guilds Group helps people, organisations and economies develop their skills for growth. Granted a Royal Charter in 1900 by Queen Victoria, The Princess Royal is the Groups’ current President. The businesses provide a broad and imaginative range of products and services; corporate learning, on-the-job development and skills recognition worldwide. Whitbread’s Premier Inn acquired a section of the…

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Union Industries segregates RAVATHERM UK Ltd’s loading bay from warehouse product storage

Union Industries is helping to improve the daily operations of a new customer with one of its best-selling Bulldoors. RAVATHERM UK Ltd, a leading manufacturer of extruded polystyrene (XPS) for the building trade, needed a robust solution for its Hartlepool-based warehouse. Union Industries installed the Bulldoor to the goods-out area to segregate it from a loading bay to help prevent…

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Specially-adapted façade solution from Wicona helps to create a new landmark

  Specially-adapted façade systems from Wicona have been specified for a new £26m library – a magnificent and inspirational undergraduate facility for the University of Leeds, one of the largest universities in the UK. The 6,500sqm state-of-the-art learning hub will help the University attract more students in an increasingly competitive higher education environment and provides a major cultural centre to…

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Allegion strive to redefine how door hardware is sold

Specialist security manufacturer, Allegion, is launching a new programme that will hopefully redefine door hardware sales. Allegion’s new first-of-its-kind Try Me Product Programme, gives end users the option to try door closer products on a single door before committing to fitting them throughout their buildings. The Try Me Product Programme is launching especially for the commercial, healthcare and education sectors,…

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Surrey Academy featuring Technal façade products is ‘world’s best school’

The acclaimed Pegasus Academy at Whitehorse Manor in Croydon has been named the best school in the world. The scheme, which has already won a number of awards for architecture and design excellence, features a series of architectural aluminium glazing systems from Technal. The AR School Awards celebrate ‘the most exciting places of learning in the world’. The global search…

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Fight condensation on windows in winter with Guardian ClimaGuard® Dry glass

 Water condensation on windows is a problem that inevitably affects many modern houses and apartments in autumn. Condensing water not only looks unappealing, but also can affect visibility. The choice of ClimaGuard® Dry by Guardian’s Glass Group in Europe is a way to get rid of “steamy windows” while maintaining excellent insulating properties. Until recently, it was commonly believed that…

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