News - 7 Jun 2007
Private homes waste more energy than council-run counterparts
Social housing revamp not just a 'Changing Rooms-style makeover'
Council houses are among the most energy...
Article - 10 Mar 2020
Nondestructive metrology techniques are beneficial when it comes to analyzing building materials, particularly concrete and pavement. Metrology can also be invaluable when it comes to assessing...
Article - 8 Jul 2019
The construction industry needs to reduce its environmental impact for sustainable development. How could industrial hemp be used as an alternative a to traditional building material?
Article - 3 Apr 2019
Energy efficiency should be as high on the list of desirables as the number of bedrooms, storage space and proximity to local schools/amenities when buying a new house.
Article - 19 Jul 2006
Test data has proved that a wall constructed from Celcon aircrete blocks can match the acoustic performance of brick and aggregate block masonry walls.
Article - 14 Jul 2006
Celcon blocks are ideal for the construction of solid walls, and the range of blocks available provides the designer with a choice of solutions which will meet the primary functions.
Article - 11 Jul 2006
Using Celcon blockwork in internal partition walls significantly improves sound insulation within a building, particularly when used in combination with beam and block flooring.
Article - 15 Jun 2006
Celcon manufactures a wide range of quality aircrete products, available in a variety of grades and dimensions, and all conforming to BS 6073. This is the excellence of Celcon aircrete.
Article - 10 May 2004
A box-shaped building, with a cellular wall and roof structure looking like a mass of blue bubbles, is to be built in Beijing to house the Olympic swimming and diving pools.
Article - 17 Oct 2003
n May 2003, Rockwool Ltd, in partnership with Lafarge and Corofil introduced ‘Firepro’ - a single source portfolio of passive fire protection products and systems for all applications.