Product Bulletin Archive
22nd Mar 2011 - Building Systems & Structures
Encasement column casings for new school library
A series of, 300mm diameter Forma metal column casings, which stand six metre high, have been supplied and installed by Encasement at Ibstock Place School’s new library building as part of a recently completed £8.5 million scheme. Located in Roehampton, on the edge of Richmond Park, Lon...
Roof-Pro support building services at roof-top
Roof-Pro's support systems are designed to facilitate flexible and efficient installation of a wide variety of roof-top mounted services. The objectives are to protect the waterproofing integrity and provide future maintenance access. The primary function of the “flat roof” is waterp...
Ancon Building Products
Ancon Low Thermal Conductivity Wall Ties
Ancon’s range of low thermal conductivity wall ties minimise heat loss through thermal bridging, improving the energy efficiency of a masonry cavity wall. The use of these ties can reduce insulation depth and wall footprint. In addition to a number of stainless steel wire wall ties, the range...
Thermal movement cracking overcome at church extension
A large single storey extension at St John’s Parish Church in Boxmoor, Hertfordshire, had developed extensive cracking on all elevations following thermal and moisture related shrinkage of the external concrete blocks. To restore full structural integrity to the building the Helibeam System, f...
Revolutionary restraint gains labc recognition
Industry leader Simpson Strong Tie recently announced the news that both its patented Heavy Engineered Strap (HES) and Light Engineered Strap (LES) ranges have been recognised for use by the LABC (local authority building control) as a registered solution, strengthening the company’s impressiv...