News - 30 May 2008
Contractor Balfour Beatty has made substantial savings on a £6.4m Child Development Centre in Hackney, East London by using the Celcon Thin-Joint System from H+H UK.
The project comprised...
News - 27 Mar 2008
H+H UK’s revolutionary Rå House system has been speeding the construction of 14 houses for Hillreed Homes at Gwynne Gardens, East Grinstead. Rå House is a modern masonry...
News - 8 Jun 2007
Thin-jointed aircrete has won another convert after a successful trial by Barratt Homes (West Midlands) at Bushbury, in Wolverhampton. The project comprised 42 homes, 21 each for Accord and Heantun...
News - 24 May 2007
London based Pyramid Builders have developed an idea for increasing the lateral load resistance of large blockwork walls and carried out full scale tests at CERAM.
In a preliminary phase of the...
News - 24 Nov 2006
Provision for an extra 40,000 new dwellings in the London part of the Thames Gateway growth area has been highlighted in the area's interim plan, just published.
The plan, drawn up by the Thames...
News - 2 Aug 2006
The Celcon Flooring System is saving time and cutting insulation requirements on a major project to provide 33 two, three and four bed houses at Bucklands End, Birmingham for Waterloo Housing...
News - 19 Oct 2005
Green Building Store's new Ecoplus System windows and external doors have recently been specified as part of an £11.5 million building project at Magdalene College, Cambridge, designed by...
News - 16 Aug 2005
An extensive range of pipework has been installed into a new University Hospital development in Coventry.
Pipe and fittings from the Durapipe ABS range and the Vulcathene Chemical Drainage System,...
News - 19 Jul 2005
The first steps towards building a new version of Birmingham’s Bournville Estate were taken on 18 July when work started at The Laurels in Lightmoor Village, Telford.
Lightmoor is a joint...
News - 9 May 2005
According to BSRIA, cold bridging in the building fabric is a major cause of condensation and mould growth in buildings. Good design, specification and workmanship as well as thermal imaging on...