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Alumasc’s Swistherm External Wall Insulation system has given homes in Rochdale a new lease of life by upgrading their external appearance and improving energy efficiency. The refurbishment project saw Alumasc working alongside the main contractor Caribou Green Warmth LLP The … More >>

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Swistherm Chosen for St Vincent Terrace

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Feb9

Alumasc’s Swistherm External Wall Insulation (EWI) system and ST Silkolitt silicone render have been used for one of Glasgow’s largest ever residential regeneration projects – the refurbishment of 196 homes across five blocks of flats at St Vincent Terrace, Glasgow. … More >>

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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 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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Cork: The Natural Insulator from Alumasc

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Dec14

The thermal and sustainable benefits of cork insulation were key in its specification for a unique social housing refurbishment scheme in Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire – the first significant use of Cork EWI on social housing in the UK.  Managed by Aspire … More >>

A ‘Hard-To-Treat’ social housing scheme in Newcastle has been given a new lease of life thanks to Swisslab External Wall Insulation (EWI) from Alumasc. The Slatyford Estate is managed by the city’s ALMO, Your Homes Newcastle, and forms part of … More >>

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One of the many visitors to the Alumasc stand at this year’s Ecobuild, was Rt Honourable Joan Ruddock MP, Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change. Speaking with our Technical Development Manager Chris Lister, Ms Ruddock experienced the … More >>

As Mr. B. Dylan once sang….”the times they are a-changing”. External Wall Insulation in the UK housing market has long been the well kept secret of social landlords and those not afraid of building a new wall without a cavity.  … More >>

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