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Alumasc’s Swisslab External Wall Insulation (EWI) system has been used as part of the major refurbishment of Quinton’s Court in Needham Market, a mixed use development comprising commercial premises and social housing managed by Suffolk Housing Society. Converted some years … More >>

Swisslab and Swistherm External Wall Insulation (EWI) systems from Alumasc, have been used together to overcome a number of aesthetic and technical challenges in the extensive refurbishment of Croydon House in Bristol. Croydon House is an 18-storey residential tower block … 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 >>

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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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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The National Insulation Association (NIA) has been working with the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) and the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to seek relaxations and improvements to the planning process for Solid Wall Insulation (SWI) … More >>

The Homes and Communities Agency and Sustainable Homes have published a guide to help registered providers understand the Green Deal. The publication details how local authorities and affordable housing providers could work with the Government’s energy efficiency initiative to realise … More >>

Alumasc Facades on Show at Greenbuild Expo

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Feb24

Alumasc will be showcasing their range of thermally efficient External Wall Insulation (EWI) solutions on Stand E26 at this year’s Greenbuild Expo, on 9th and 10th May at Manchester Central. Greenbuild Expo is the UK’s newest sustainable building and refurbishment … More >>

Don’t miss Energy Savings Week 2011

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Oct10

24th – 28th October 2011 is the 15th Energy Savings Week from the Energy Savings Trust (EST). During the course of Energy Savings Week, homeowners are invited to tap into a range of ideas and advice, designed to help reduce energy … More >>

Thermally efficient Swistherm External Wall Insulation (EWI) from Alumasc has been used on the pioneering, energy-saving refurbishment of a Bristol apartment block.  The £1.5million upgrade of 16-storey Rawnsley House is thought to be the first in the UK to benefit … More >>

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