H+H Celcon has been manufacturing aircrete in the UK since 1949 and is the leading specialist manufacturer in its field. It is part of the Danish H+H Group with manufacturing and marketing operations...
Article - 28 Mar 2007
Timber is used extensively in the Australian domestic building industry, both as a structural material for framing, and internally for floors and panelling.
Article - 30 May 2007
This type of construction has been used successfully overseas for a number of decades.
Article - 20 Jul 2006
Celcon Blocks do not burn and can be used to contain or prevent the spread of fire within a building. Up to a 4 hour fire resistance can be achieved with a regular 100mm thick block making them the...
Article - 27 Feb 2004
A new £25m residential development of about 250 apartments in Altrincham consists of a cantilever structure extending over the adjacent canal, and was built on a brownfield site which presented a...
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...
Article - 6 Jun 2003
The refurbishment of a 25-storey residential tower block using vertically restrained, off-the-frame brickwork is described, and long-term height variation data is reported. Abstract.
Article - 2 Apr 2003
The influence of two building types, namely, brick and block masonry versus prefabricated timber frame wall construction, on the valuation method of both one-family and two-family houses was...
News - 26 Jun 2012
Home-builders and architects in the U.S. can now make use of a new insulation and framing system that is provided with benefits of high-efficiency Structural Insulated Panels, standard wood-stud and...
Article - 21 Jun 2007
Ancon Windposts are designed to span vertically between floors to provide lateral support for panels of brickwork.