Monthly Archives: January 2013

A Guide to Rainwater Drainage

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Jan30

Heavy rain is not an uncommon occurrence in the UK. On average, the UK sees 750mm of rainfall every year. This heavy rainfall can cause considerable amounts of damage to homes that aren’t properly maintained. It’s vital that you are … More >>

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Alumasc’s Swisrail External Wall Insulation (EWI) system has provided an NHBC approved facade solution for the new Keir Hardie Health Park in South Wales. Designed by the Bristol studio of architects BDP, the health park in Merthyr Tydfil opened to … More >>

ST Silkolitt silicone render from Alumasc has helped to create a welcoming and contemporary facade for a new special school in the West Midlands. The new £6.4 million Old Park Special School in Dudley has been rebuilt on the modern … More >>

Alumasc Supports the UK Self Build Boom

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Jan27

Soaring house prices and increasingly difficult lending processes have meant that self build is no longer reserved purely for the wealthy, but is becoming a more popular way for aspiring homeowners to get themselves on the property ladder. In addition … More >>

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Alumasc has completed its largest ever installation of Harmer’s SML Soil and Waste system, onthe redevelopment of hospitals within Bart’s Health NHS Trust – Britain’s biggest PFI hospital scheme. The system formed part of a complete package of Harmer Drainage … More >>

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A string of harsh winters and a raft of financial incentives have created a growing interest in insulation which offers real opportunities for installers, according to new research by the Energy Saving Trust (EST). The survey showed that more than … More >>

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In an industry first, Alumasc has designed a new Rainwater and Drainage Calculator enabling Architects and Specifiers to build roof drainage systems which are automatically compliant to BS EN 12056:2000 and are designed to protect for the life of the … More >>

Alumasc Exterior Building Products are pleased to announce that Rob Smith has joined their Roofing Systems team – Southern region, as Business Development Manager for the South East, focusing on Refurbishment. Rob joins Alumasc with over 20 years roofing experience working … More >>

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Alumasc’s Heritage Cast Aluminium Rainwater System has provided a high performance solution for Luton Hoo in Bedfordshire – an eighteenth century mansion now in use as a five star hotel, golf and spa. The original Grade I Listed Mansion House … More >>

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Alumasc’s Swistherm External Wall Insulation (EWI) system has provided a high performance, weather tight façade solution for a Supported Housing scheme in Swindon. George Hall Court is an eight-storey tower block comprising 30 flats managed by Swindon Borough Council. As … More >>

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