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TVS ABSorb Baffles - 3 Hardman Street Manchester

Total Vibration Solutions Limited t/a TVS Group

TVS Group were approached to reduce noise levels in certain areas of the new offices created for Protector Insurance. Working with the client and contractor, TVS proposed and supplied 125 no. TVS ABSorb Baffles wrapped in striking lobster-coloured Camira Lucia fabric. The client is delighted with the level of noise reduction achieved and the way the baffles integrate with the existing office colour scheme.

Building Isolation - Bridgewater Hall Concert Hall

Total Vibration Solutions Limited t/a TVS Group

The Bridgewater Hall in Manchester is a 2400 seat concert hall constructed in close proximity to the cities Metrolink tramway. Ground-borne vibration caused by passing trams was highlighted by Arup as going to cause unwanted structural noise within the performance space. To avoid this the building was constructed off 280 number GERB pre-stressable coil spring bearing assemblies positioned on the concrete column heads and tuned with a vertical natural frequency of 3.5Hz.

Airport - Heathrow T2 and T4

FSi Limited

Heathrow is one of the busiest airports in the world, it is key to ensure continued support on their projects. FSi Ltd were approached to provide a product to seal new and existing service penetrations in walls and floors up to 120 minutes fire resistance. This has been achieved through the installation of FSi Ltd products by Mitie Fire providing full compartmentalization. Mitie, BAA and Firestopit have a long working relationship throughout the Heathrow Airport complex, which requires careful planning and installation decisions to ensure the correct products are used.

Clement steel screens create a sensational backdrop to roof terrace at iconic film studios

Clement Windows Group

Twickenham Studios was established in 1913 and is one of the UK’s oldest and most celebrated film and TV studios. The Lounge is the Studio's new rooftop bar. This fabulous facility is accessed through brand new Clement steel screens. Made from strong EB24 steel sections, they are robust, but also incredibly slim and elegant. The bespoke doors have genuine T bars and a high glass specification, including Guardian Sun Guard offering solar protection and an argon gas filled cavity which improves thermal efficiency.

LED Lighting - Haymarket Theatre


The main auditorium of the Theatre has been refurbished with 900 new seats, sound desks and lighting systems, as well as the installation of a café, licensed bar and TV gallery. The foyer, studio theatre and entrance areas have been modernised. As part of the project, Gradus was chosen to supply and fit continuity LED step lighting to provide a contemporary linear effect and complement the new modern interior of the theatre. Not only does step lighting add to the design, but it also allows customers and staff to move around safely in darkened lighting conditions.

Arquiva: Efficient Servicing and Maintenance of Telecoms Masts and Towers

Latchways plc - an MSA Brand

Arqiva provides much of the infrastructure supporting television, radio, satellite, and wireless communications in the United Kingdom; most of the UK uses its TV services. Major broadcasters such as the BBC, ITV and BSkyB as well as independent radio groups, depend upon Arqiva to keep connected to their customers. Arqiva plans to build hundreds of new structures to meet increasing national demand, as well as to maintain its existing 6,000 sites. Arqiva sought to improve their worker access safety measures, leading them to find a more reliable replacement system.

Quietly broadcasting at BBC Worldwide

Troldtekt A/S

The BBC TV Centre at Wood Lane London is world renowned for its television output over many years. Completed in February last year, much of the interior was extensively redesigned by HOK architects, with refurbishment and construction carried out by the BDL Group, one of the largest specialist dry-lining contractors in the UK. One of the key factors to ensure that noise was kept to a minimum and reverberation time reduced. The solution was high performance Troldtekt acoustic panels which were used to line all the ceilings and the soffit around the circular atrium.

Merlin thinks Sadolin is magic for pub application

Sadolin, product of Crown Paints Ltd

SADOLIN has been drafted in to help transform a pub into a stunning venue in the heart of the East Midlands with a range of superior woodcare solutions. The Maltsters Country Inn was in a state of disrepair when Merlin Griffiths, bartender and owner of Greenhouse Pubs, took over. To help with the restoration project, he turned to Sadolin PV67 Heavy Duty Varnish and Sadolin Superdec after hearing glowing reports about the products. Merlin Griffiths, a well-known face in the drinks industry with appearances on TV screens and in the media, also owns a second pub in Kilburn, London.

DRU Metro designer gas fires are centrepiece of luxury north London town houses

DRU Fires

O1A Architects oversaw the conversion of a former Gordon Ramsay restaurant in Islington into two luxury town houses with roof gardens and many unique features. O1A chose DRU Metro 100XT/2 corner gas fires for the main living areas in the properties. They utilise the balanced flue system to be flexibly located anywhere in the building without the need for a chimney. False chimneybreasts have been created in each property to house the impressive log-effect fireplaces. They also accommodate the flat screen TVs making perfect focal points and conceal the concentric flues, which exit the building through the roof.


Sika Liquid Plastics

Pinewood Studio in Cardiff may be the location where Dr Who regularly saves the Universe but there was no intergalactic crisis when the building’s 16,000m2 roof needed to be refurbished recently. Instead, Sika Liquid Plastics’ Sikalastic® 625 cold applied liquid membrane provided the ideal solution to protect the building from Wales’ famously wet climate while enabling a low key project that didn’t disrupt filming on the many Hollywood movies and acclaimed TV shows filmed there, which have included James Bond, Harry Potter and Sherlock. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayB4ekA7FfM&feature=youtu.be



Designed by world famous architects Foster + Partners, 200 Gray’s Inn Road was built for ITN in 1990 as its headquarters and broadcasting hub. The iconic building, owned by The Great Ropemaker Partnership, now provides high quality offices and TV studio space for multiple tenants including ITN, ITV and Channel 4. Our flagship INTRAflex XT Entrance Matting can be used to create stunning designs without compromising on functionality. Combined with INTRAlux Linear the matting at 200 Gray’s Inn Road forms a robust system. In the revolving doors we utilised INTRAform Radial Matting to offer unrivalled moisture absorption capabilities

Royal Hobart Hospital, TAS

Rondo Building Services Pty Ltd

As the project was located in Hobart, it required the project team including Rondo to work together to be organised and keep a clear path of communication. This resulted in the full specification being completed early in the process, the specification included Rondo Wall Stud, KEY LOCK Ceiling Systems, DUO Ceiling Systems, External Soffit Systems and our extensive knowledge on seismic design.

wedi brings wellness to Hilton Heathrow T5


The impressive wellness & luxury spa centre at Hilton Hotel London Heathrow T5 created by specialists Milk Leisure, specified wedi to construct & supply a series of bespoke steam rooms & wellness elements. Aroma rooms, salt & rasul treatment plus wellness benches with heated elements & an ice-fountain were all produced using wedi’s customised solutions service. All produced to the highest standards & pre-assembled in the wedi factory to ensure accuracy before delivering to site. The wedi system brings true wellness & peace-of-mind delivering a high quality fully waterproof installation ahead of schedule & supported by a system warranty

TT Admix Specified For Major New Build Construction

Triton Systems

Triton has supplied 3,280kg of TT Admix, its BBA certified concrete waterproofing system, to a prestigious new build project in West London. The project is a new car dealership situated between the M4 flyover and the site of Brentwood FC's new stadium. The construction comprises a watertight concrete base with welded sheet piled walls and a watertight concrete capping beam to provide a Type B integral waterproofing solution to BS 8102 (2009). On top of the slab is a steel framed structure.

TR+ Product development tops The Shard

Structural Metal Decks Ltd

In 2008, Structural Metal Decks approached the University of Southampton in order to revise the design of their trapezoidal profiles to reaffirm SMD as one of the UK’s leading providers of structural decking systems. The result was a highly successful, two year, Knowledge Transfer Partnership project sponsored by the TSB. SMD working for Severfield Reeve installed 70,000m2 of their R51 profile in what will be the tallest building in Europe, The Shard, at London Bridge. The updated profiles developed under the KTP were used on the 72nd floor, believed to be the highest composite deck in Europe.

Steel and Mesh Partitioning at TJ Morris Automated Warehouse in Amesbury

Troax (UK) Ltd

Earlier this year Troax UK Ltd. were approached by Swisslog and their client TJ Morris, who trade throughout the UK as Home Bargains to assist them in the implementation of a large scale automated Warehousing System in a new distribution centre at Amesbury. The materials handling equipment installation, Swisslog’s largest in the UK this year, included pallet and light goods systems (incorporating racking, cranes and conveyors), EMS monorail system, and Swisslog’s innovative CaddyPick semi-automatic case order-picking system, the first of its type in the UK.

FOAMGLAS® T4+ tapered insulation for National Maritime Museum roof


The National Maritime Museum’s new £35m gallery has jewels which belonged to Sir Francis Drake, journals written by Captain Cook and items from the Titanic. A new rooftop restaurant looking out over Greenwich Park and the Royal Observatory has paved areas and landscaping, its limestone terrace having to withstand vehicles placing dynamic loads on the insulation without compression. With no space to lay a concrete screed to falls, architects Purcell Miller Tritton specified FOAMGLAS T4+slab insulation. The factory-machined, tapered material will not move or deflect under load and retains its thermal performance for the building’s lifetime

Label Craft turns to Gypsol TS-20 thin screed to provide the solution to their print room floor refurbishment.


The client’s Production Manager, Mr John MacDonald confirmed the printing machine “has to be level otherwise the machine won’t work” and in early September, Gypsol TS20 Screed was poured on a Saturday morning providing a flat level and very thin layer to the existing uneven surface. Due to the physical strengths and rates of drying of Gypsol’s TS20 screed and the very speedy un-bonded installation, the client was able to minimise production delays and mount the press onto the freshly screeded floor after just two weeks.

Early Years Eco Building at Colston's Lower School in Bristol

Gripsure (UK) Ltd

TG Escapes designed and built an Early Years Eco Building for their client Colston’s Lower School in Bristol. When designing environments for young children safety is a priority which is why TG Escapes chose non-slip decking to surround the new school building. Gripsure were able to meet TG Escapes’s non-slip requirements on this project with brown treated Gripsure Pro, featuring three strips. With a PTV value of 100 Gripsure Pro three strip offers peace of mind allowing safe access all year round.

Wine Cellar Made Watertight By Triton

Triton Systems

Triton has supplied Type B and C systems to waterproof a basement below a luxury new build dwelling in the Midlands. The 6 x 5m basement will be used as a wine cellar and has been constructed from concrete made watertight by the addition of Triton's TT Admix. TT Admix is a unique chemical treatment for the waterproofing and protection of concrete which is designed to be used as an admix at the time of batching.

Stone Cladding & Granite Cladding - 8 Salisbury Square, London - Limestone & Granite

AlterEgo Facades (Stone Cladding & GRC Cladding Specialists)

Stone Cladding: Moleanos Crème Limestone & Giallo Veneziano Granite natural stone rainscreen cladding (Unitised). tp bennett was asked to refurbish the building to Grade A office standard. PROJECT: 8 SALISBURY SQUARE LONDON ARCHITECT: TP Bennett MAIN CONTRACTOR: BAM Construct UK INSTALLER: English Architectural Glazing & PAYE PRODUCT: AlterStone Unitised Moleanos Crème Limestone & Giallo Veneziano Granite CLADDING AREA: 800m2 COMPLETION: June 2016

Drake's London

Crittall Windows Ltd

Haberdasher Street is the appropriately-named location for the new headquarters of Drake’s London, a firm that since the late 1970s has specialised in the design and manufacture of men’s ties. The choice of Crittall Corporate W20 windows was not a difficult one – given that the main section of the building dates from the 1930s it was a natural decision to choose steel windows as these would have been installed originally. The functions within the building include workshops where people handmake ties, requiring a lot of natural light.

Ground Gas Barrier for Almshouses

Triton Systems

Triton products, including liquid applied TT Vapour Membrane, were specified to form a ground gas barrier system in the redevelopment of listed almshouses situated in close proximity to a landfill site.

Stabilisation - Sudsweb, Abgrid & Terrex, Devour, Holmfirth, UK

ABG creative geosynthetic engineering

In 2017 permission was granted for the redevelopment of an historic abandoned mill in Holmfirth into a restaurant and cookery school. It was soon clear the ground to be used for parking needed stabilisation. To completely dig out the area would have been costly and there was little time for unplanned work. ABG offered a stabilisation combination. Terrex SNW geotextile layer replaced the 50mm sand binding. Abgrid was used as a basel stiffening layer and Sudsweb tied to the grid with Abfix ties. Stone was then compacted ready for ABG permeable paving (see SuDS permeable paving Sudspave, Devour, Holmfirth)

The Compton Academy


This comprehensive project was designed to provide superior facilities in this outstanding school. The vibrant washrooms and changing rooms incorporated stainless steel wash troughs, peg rails, and benching with the T1:90 cubicle system.

Eden Building, Liverpool Hope University

dormakaba UK & Ireland

To provide safe and reliable closing of the numerous internal doors, Halsall Lloyd had no hesitation in specifying products from dormakaba. “Our experience of dormakaba products is of high quality design and manufacture and virtually silent and reliable operation. They perform their job admirably and are commensurate with the high quality aspirations that Hope University hold for their campus.” commented. Architectural hardware distributor PSL supplied TS 92 silver Contur cam action door closers for the conference and classroom timber doors and a further TS 93 silver Contur cam action door closers for corridor doors where disabled access was a priority.

Courts of Law, QLD

Rondo Building Services Pty Ltd

Rondo has worked alongside award winning NWCI on the Brisbane Supreme Court House based in central Brisbane since 2008. The $570million project crosses both traditional and modern features off their list, remaining true to their heritage whilst tying in the new wave of environmentally friendly and sustainably efficient buildings.

Bright spacious terraced apartment with 1 strip multiply flooring

BIM Flooring (UK)

This spacious apartment located in the heart of London features our 1 strip multiply flooring and with natural wood colour variation the flooring happens to reflect the bricked houses around the property, tying the modern apartment to its surroundings. The warm colour of the wood also creates a sense of coziness in the open plan apartment.

BBC Helios

ACO Technologies plc

Helios, the sun god of Greek mythology, is a three-metre high gilded bronze statue designed by renowned artist TB Huxley-Jones as the centre piece of the old BBC Television Centre courtyard. As part of the redevelopment of the iconic BBC Television Centre, civil engineers Arup required an engineered drainage solution for the courtyard surrounding the Helios statue and fountain.


Hussey Seatway Ltd

PROJECT OVERVIEW Hussey Seatway were asked to design and manufacture a custom Retractable Seating system to meet the schools' specific requirements. SOLUTION As part of the redevelopment, Hussey Seatway were chosen to provide new Retractable and Fixed seating for the Theatre, in total 630 Arts chairs were installed on Seatway TP platforms on the ground floor and fixed tiers on the balcony.

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