All articles by Thomas Lane – Page 10

  • News

    Movers and makers: roofing

    2011-05-27T00:00:00Z

    This week’s news from roofing manufacturers

  • regs
    Comment

    A path to zero carbon?

    2011-05-27T00:00:00Z

    Welcome to this year’s guide to codes and regulations, including Part L, energy research projects and innovative products

  • The Shard
    Features

    The Shard: London's tallest building

    2011-05-27T00:00:00Z

    Londoners have hardly been able to believe their eyes as the capital’s tallest building has shot up in front of them at dizzying speed. Building braves icy winds to report on an engineering triumph

  • Specifier opener
    Features

    Q & A with AKII – Structurally sound

    2011-05-13T00:00:00Z

    The downturn, increasing materials prices and regulatory changes are all having an impact on structural engineers. Building asks Paul Scott, a director at structural engineering practice, AKT II, how the sector is holding up

  • Skanska move Thameslink Borough Bridge into position
    News

    Skanska slides 1,200-tonne Thameslink bridge into position

    2011-05-03T12:58:00Z

    Rail bridge over Borough High Street will double capacity of track around London Bridge

  • News

    Passivhaus window

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    The Green Building Store has added a Passivhaus certified window to its range of products

  • Specifier products
    News

    Thermal improvements

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Kawneer has enhanced the thermal performance of a series of its doors and windows

  • Specifier products
    News

    Eco windows

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Eurocell’s new window frame is made from recycled PVC-U

  • News

    Movers and makers: Doors and windows

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    This week’s news from doors and windows manufacturers

  • News

    Panelled doors

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Longden’s doorset has a raised and fielded panel

  • Specifier opener
    Features

    Feeling the heat: Fire door specification

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Incorrectly specified fire doors could, at worst, cost lives. Now a landmark legal case could mean that it’s the contractor and specifier who will end up in court.

  • News

    Wind-proof door

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Dorma’s swing door compensates for varying wind conditions

  • News

    Smooth or intricate door knobs

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Samuel Heath and Sons have added two centre door knobs to its brassware collections

  • Specifier products
    News

    Artful entrance: the Modern Art Oxford gallery

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    GEZE’s sliding door system has been specified for the first time in the UK

  • News

    Folding aluminium doors

    2011-04-21T00:00:00Z

    Schueco’s door system is suitable for a range of applications including residential, commercial and retail

  • News

    Tall toilets

    2011-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Impulse Bathrooms has launched a range of WC pans and washbasins for taller people.

  • Products
    News

    Small space ventilation

    2011-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Airflow has launched a ventilation fan called iCON eco15, suitable for bathrooms, toilets and small rooms without windows.

  • News

    Showervalves

    2011-04-15T00:00:00Z

    Shower product maker Roman has brought out a range of shower valves offering 17 different options. These include concealed, semi-concealed and exposed designs, hand showers and a choice of shower heads. The company said the valves were designed to be easily installed with a safety stop at 38°C and an ...

  • News

    Quiet plumbing

    2011-04-15T00:00:00Z

    The Marley dBlue system attenuates the noise generated by water flowing through pipes

  • News

    High pressure sockets

    2011-04-15T00:00:00Z

    The Masterseal Plus outdoor sockets can withstand high pressure water jets