Soprema’s Sopratorch Range Takes Roofing to New Heights

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View the Soprema entry on BPindex Visit the Soprema website In the ever-evolving world of construction and roofing materials, Soprema’s Sopratorch range continues to stand out as a beacon of quality and safety. This versatile range is expertly designed for applications in houses, extensions, flats, garages, carports and balconies setting a new standard for safety and performance. Though not new …

Project Focus: The Spireworks, Oxford

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View the Soprema entry on BPindex Visit the Soprema website Our industry knowledge, experience and product diversity provided a full building envelope solution for a new, cutting-edge student accommodation development.               What was the project? The Spireworks in Oxford is a new £21 million student accommodation building with 137 bedrooms and various amenities. The …

Soundproofing solutions for the complete building envelope from Soprema

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View the Soprema entry on BPindex Visit the Soprema website   As per section E of The Building Regulations, in new builds and residential buildings, the upper floors, external walls, masonry dividing walls, and internal stud walls must be properly soundproofed, with the airborne sound resistance being at a minimum level of 40dB and impact sounds levels at a maximum …

How to avoid unintended consequences of specifying the wrong internal wall insulation (IWI)

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View the Soprema entry on BPindex Visit the Soprema website   There are around 28 million homes in the UK which are deemed to be some of the oldest housing constructions in Europe, according to the Alliance for Sustainable Building Products (ASBP). Data from the non-profit organisation also suggests 32 per cent of buildings in the UK were constructed before …

Sopralene Optima – The new extreme performance capsheet from SOPREMA!

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View the Soprema entry on BPI Visit the Soprema website The highlight of SOPREMA’s defined range of high performance waterproofing is the introduction of SOPRALENE OPTIMA, this membrane. Sopralene Optima stands out from other SBS modified bitumen membranes because of its bespoke bitumen blend, optimum adhesion and resistance to extreme temperatures down to -30 ° C. This gives the product …