Lignacite Solid Blockwork

Achieving enhanced sound insulation performance using Lignacite blocks

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View the Lignacite entry on BPindex Visit the Lignacite website Concrete blockwork remains one of the most cost-effective methods of controlling airborne sound, making it a natural choice for constructing partition and separating wall. Meeting sound insulation standards is a key requirement for most building types. Standards The acoustic standards contained in Part E of the Building Regulations have been …

H+H UK Ltd

AIRCRETE: BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE

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View the H+H entry on BPindex Visit the H+H website To date, aircrete from H+H has delivered over 8,000 MMC homes in the UK, making it one of the most widely used materials for the Modern Building agenda. Jenny Smith-Andrews, Head of Marketing at H+H looks at the MMC solutions on offer. There is no denying that the building industry, …

Elite Precast Concrete Ltd

Legato blocks are used to build a perimeter push wall at an east London metal recycling facility…

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View the Elite Precast Concrete Ltd entry on BPindex Visit the Elite Precast Concrete Ltd website RSG Structures and Elite Precast Concrete Ltd recently undertook full design and build of a new 120m long x 3.2m high perimeter push wall for a new metal recycling facility in East London.  The wall was constructed using an RSG proven method of in-situ …

H+H Ltd

AIRCRETE AND THE MMC AGENDA

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View the H+H Ltd entry on BPindex Visit the H+H Ltd website The fundamentals of aircrete as a material have not changed since it was introduced into the UK market over sixty years ago. However, it has proved its worth over time and now makes a strong case for inclusion as a Modern Method of Construction (MMC). It is hardly …

Elite Precast and Shropshire Express Deliveries

Elite links up with new logistics partner

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View the Elite Precast Concrete entry on BPindex View the Elite Precast Concrete website One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of precast concrete has teamed up with a new logistics provider. Elite Precast Concrete will work in partnership with flatbed haulage specialists Shropshire Express Deliveries to ensure its nationwide delivery operation runs like clockwork. The exclusive relationship will create a …

H+H UK LTD Aircrete foundation blocks

Sustainability and Significant Cost Savings with Celcon Foundation Blocks in Shrewsbury

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View the H+H UK entry on BPindex Visit the H+H UK website H+H Celcon Foundation Blocks have been used in a new residential development in Shrewsbury. Sweetlake Meadow is well under construction, where a total of 175 new homes with two, three, four and five bedrooms are being delivered. Shropshire based developer SJ Roberts Construction Ltd wanted to make sustainability a key …

Cost effective coastal erosion prevention

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View the Elite Precast Concrete entry on BPindex Visit the Elite Precast Concrete website In December 2018 Elite Precast Concrete were contacted by Richard Roseveare, owner of specialist groundwork and civil engineering company C-Shore Ltd to discuss what might be the quickest, easiest and most cost effective method of stopping further coastal erosion at a site in Cornwall. A 45m …

Facing Masonry, a ‘value engineering’ alternative for your project

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View the Lignacite entry on BPi Visit the Lignacite website Designed for internal and external applications Lignacite’s Architectural Facing Masonry (AFM) blocks combine an inherent decorative appeal with strength and durability. They are one of the most sustainable and long-lasting building products available with many different textures from clean flat surfaces to heavily textured and irregular faces to stunningly beautiful …

Ronafix Refurbishes Barbican Centre

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View the Ronacrete entry on BPi Visit the Ronacrete website The barbican centre was constructed between 1969 and 1980 restoring a bomb damaged part of the City. Architects Chamberlin Powell & Bon planned a network of pedestrian precincts above and separated from traffic.  This enclave contains the renowned Barbican Arts Centre, residential towers and blocks, a school, college, commercial premises, …

CPM’s Redi-Rock walling to be seen at leading Rail event

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View the CPM Group entry on BPi Visit the CPM Group website CPM’s Redi-Rock™ modular concrete walling will be on show at Britain’s leading showcase for railway products and services in May at the Railtex exhibition in Birmingham. The Redi-Rock™ walling is ideal for protecting the rail line against erosion, landslips and rock falls, as the big block solution is both quick and easy …