News - 23 Aug 2007
The flexibility and style of the Pilkington Planar structural glazing system, and the practicality of Pilkington Activ self cleaning glass, have been combined for the first time in the refurbishment...
News - 5 Jul 2007
The Derby branch of damp proofing specialists Peter Cox Ltd has joined other Midlands companies to help STEPS, a Leicestershire based conductive education charity, renovate their premises at St...
Article - 27 Oct 2003
This document suggests a range of corrosion protection systems for the structural framework of buildings which will be clad and protected from the weather. Article.
News - 24 Apr 2007
A first-time user of Celcon aircrete blocks has cut his usual build time by 30%, as well as requiring less manpower, for a development of nine flats in Derby.
The three-storey block has three...
News - 3 Mar 2006
Products from Pilkington have been instrumental in creating an industry first. With the industry adopting Window Energy Ratings (WERs), the British Fenestration Rating Council (BFRC) has passed the...
News - 4 Jan 2006
Metal foams, full of tiny air bubbles like a sponge cake, are gradually making inroads in industrial applications. Lightness and high energy absorption are two demanded material characteristics. Less...
News - 15 Dec 2005
More than 50% of buyers put location as the number one influencing factor in their choice of a new home. Things like low crime rate, good local amenities, road network and schools all influencing...
News - 16 Oct 2005
H+H Celcon has been awarded an LABC National Type Approval certificate for Celcon Foundation blocks.
The certificate was presented to Stuart Brittle deputy managing director by Mike Ingram, chief...
News - 30 Sep 2005
Britain's builders are today being urged to prioritise energy efficiency as almost half (47%) of homebuyers say environmentally-friendly features influence their decision, according to a study...
News - 22 Aug 2005
Energy Action Areas is a scheme that has continued to develop since a successful pilot was run in five areas of Edinburgh during 2003.
Funded by the Energy Saving Trust's Innovation programme...