News - 20 Aug 2010
Tec Ties is launching the two-part tie in various lengths to fit wider cavities commonly used nowadays in office, hospital and school building programmes.
The new, two-part wall tie has a...
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 - 27 Jul 2006
Celcon Foundation blocks are commonly used in a range of thicknesses from 200mm upwards for use below DPC level. The blocks have excellent thermal performance, and are equally suitable for the support...
Article - 17 Oct 2003
Chapter 5.1 This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for substructure, excluding foundations. Standard.
Article - 1 Aug 2003
Changing from a brick veneer and concrete block backup exterior wall to a brick veneer and metal stud backup (BVMSB) requires a significant redesign of the entire exterior wall system..
Article - 2 Apr 2003
Insulating Masonry Cavity Walls: Techniques And Materials
Article - 14 Jul 2006
The Range of Celcon blocks provides the designer with a wide choice of solutions. Therefore Celcon blocks are used extensively in the construction of inner and outer leaves of cavity external walls.
Article - 19 Sep 2003
The Simpson Company was founded in Oakland, California in 1914 and has been manufacturing timber-to-timber and timber-to-masonry connectors since 1956. Since then, Simpson Strong-Tie Company Inc has...
Article - 21 Jun 2007
Ancon Windposts are designed to span vertically between floors to provide lateral support for panels of brickwork.
Article - 3 Dec 2003
Butterfly, double triangle and vertical-twist wall ties for use in masonry construction. Materials, dimensions and permissible deviations; protective coatings; determining effectiveness of stress...