Article - 15 Aug 2003
The thermal efficiency and other benefits gained by housebuilding in the UK using the SIPTEC construction process, which utilises structural insulated panels ( SIP ), are emphasised.
Article - 6 Jun 2003
The ZED in a Box is virtually identical in concept to the original BedZED development, built in 2001 for the Peabody Trust.
Article - 9 May 2003
In 1995, Building Regulations were revised to improve the thermal insulation requirements of new builds.
Article - 14 Nov 2019
Material procurement can be a complex process, dependent on several different factors. Materials must be strong, compliant with regional health and safety regulations, available and cost-effective.
Article - 1 Dec 2008
With the introduction of the innovative Terracade XP terracotta facade system by Austral Bricks, a new era in design has been unleashed to change the face of new and refurbished building projects...
Article - 25 Mar 2003
Laminated glass is a type of safety glass that is designed to hold together if broken.
Article - 19 Jul 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 - 17 Oct 2005
The core of the Ecoflex systems is a tire with one sidewall removed and filled with crushed stone or recycled concrete aggregate. This technology allows a range of building solutions to be cost...
Article - 17 Oct 2003
This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for external walls of timber framed dwellings, substantially timber framed dwellings and wall panels (including...