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Hit the ceiling when opening up design potential 

An innovative package is enabling architects, designers and specifiers to reach new heights in commercial interior design, whilst ensuring the space below is a comfortable working environment. Through the package, Gilberts Blackpool can not only provide the ventilation but can, ...

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Altro integrated package brings feel-good factor to flagship spinal injury centre

An integrated package of Altro floors, walls and ceilings has been installed in a brand new flagship Spinal Injury Centre in Dorset, run by disability charity Livability, creating a homely, design-led unit with a high level of aesthetic appeal. Livability ...

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Knauf’s artful expertise speeds Merseyside college build

Technical support and acoustic expertise from Knauf has enabled architects BDP and contractor Vinci to deliver a school that provides an exciting mix of learning environments and social spaces despite being built to a tight budget. Built on a budget ...

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It’s all about acoustics

The importance of good acoustics is often underestimated and it can be difficult to establish a direct, data-based relation between acoustics and labour productivity. This is the topic for a new white paper published by Hunter Douglas, manufacturers of window ...

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London Underground names contractors for £330m tube upgrade

Over 20 contractors and three multi-discipline design firms have been selected for a £330m contract to modernise 70 London Underground (LU) stations, including Embankment, Paddington, Earls Court, South Kensington and Charing Cross. The aim is to modernise and maintain the 70 ...

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Money no object? So what price a life…..when Asbestos training costs just £30

After David Cameron’s announcement that ‘money was no object’ when helping UK flood victims, national asbestos specialists Nichol Associates is asking, ‘what price a life?’ when £30 can deliver asbestos training for those delivering the clean-up operation. Long term flooding ...

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Knauf Metal Sections simplify installing ceilings and partitions

Providing the maximum performance with minimum fuss, Knauf Metal Sections are easily installed in any modern interior or refurbishment project to construct partitions and suspended ceilings in systems that are rigorously tested to meet a wide range of acoustic and ...

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