VELUX® Drives Daylight Discussions In London At 6th Symposium

Daylight expert and leading roof window manufacturer VELUX® hosted its 6th Daylight Symposium on 2-3 September 2015 at the historic Tobacco Dock in East London. The 10th anniversary of the VELUX® Daylight Symposium attracted a record number of attendees. Over 350 researchers, architects, engineers and building professionals from across the world attended the two-day event More Info »

A2PBEER Project Aims To Cut Energy Waste In Public Buildings

Windows that warm a building in the winter and cool it in the summer, devices that bring the sunlight into darkened rooms, and solar collectors that provide heat and cold for 15 years using metal tubes – these are just some of the energy-saving solutions currently being tested by a EU-funded project called A2PBEER, which has set out to reduce the energy being consumed by our More Info »

The True Cost Of A Door Closer

Mechanical door closers are frequently specified on the basis of initial purchase cost, but all too often the low purchase price masks on-going maintenance and performance issues which can lead to costs spiralling out of control. The problem with a purchase price approach to specification is that mechanical door closers are often subject to very More Info »

The Sky’s The Limit For VELUX Modular Skylights And Roofglaze

Leading roof window manufacturer VELUX has announced a partnership with rooflight installation specialists Roofglaze, as a trusted installer for VELUX Modular Skylights. VELUX Modular Skylights provide a simple solution for bringing daylight into commercial buildings. The range was designed in collaboration with Foster & Partners and offers a simple, integrated concept ideal for education, office, healthcare More Info »

MB Architectural – Specify With Confidence

Public buildings are busy places and Craigavon Area Hospital is no exception. The success of the ironmongery scheme is vital in healthcare environments where safe and efficient access, egress and safe movement around the building are of paramount importance. Architectural Ironmonger MB Architectural has been involved with the specification of architectural ironmongery and door automation over many years More Info »