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  • Zaun: RDS Lite security fence to debut at Tory conference
    RDS Lite security fence to debut at Tory conference
    Zaun
    A temporary high-security fence will be installed for the first time in Birmingham this month for the Conservative Party Autumn Conference. Zaun Ltd, which has supplied temporary high-security fencing to the main parties’ autumn conferences for a number of years, has developed a light version of its multi-award winning Rapid Deployable System...
    17 September 2014
  • Zaun: Zaun fence toppings combat prison riots
    Zaun fence toppings combat prison riots
    Zaun
    A British fencing manufacturer located a stone’s throw from the scene of a ‘full-scale prison riot’ earlier this year has introduced a range of high-security fence, wall and roof toppings to provide enhanced intruder protection for secure establishments and buildings. A prison officer at England's largest prison, HMP Oakwood, near Wolverhampton...
    15 July 2014
  • CLD Fencing Systems: CLD develops BIM objects to architect requirements
    CLD develops BIM objects to architect requirements
    CLD Fencing Systems
    Specialist manufacturer of rigid wire mesh fencing systems, CLD Fencing Systems, has been working with leading landscape architects, engineering a solution to supply specifiers with tailor-made BIM objects and families for perimeter and security fencing, making it easier to develop BIM models, and to help the presentation of projects to clients...
    26 June 2014
  • TOPP & CO: Guidelines for new forged work in mild steel
    Guidelines for new forged work in mild steel
    TOPP & CO
    Topp & Co has recently issued a set of guidelines for making new items 'forged' in mild steel, using the skills of the blacksmith and traditional techniques. Cost is often an issue, but the client wants the non-welded, substantial quality look to their gates, railings, handrail and balustrade. This information can be used for architects when...
    19 May 2014
  • CLD Fencing Systems: When would you specify 'Ultimate' security fencing?
    When would you specify 'Ultimate' security fencing?
    CLD Fencing Systems
    This is first in our series of quick, helpful guides to specifying the right perimeter security fencing for your project. Ultimate is a profiled panel system which has been designed specifically for projects where a medium to high level of perimeter fence security is required, along with good visibility and an aesthetically pleasing appearance...
    05 February 2014
  • Silva Timber: Transform outdoor spaces with Western Red Cedar screens
    Transform outdoor spaces with Western Red Cedar screens
    Silva Timber
    Create eye catching outdoor spaces with Western Red Cedar Slatted Screens. A Western Red Cedar slatted screen creates an architectural look that provides visually interesting shadow lines and texture. Built with horizontal boards, the aesthetic appeal of this style of screen lies in its simple clean lines and attractive proportions. Western Red...
    21 January 2014
  • Zaun: Anti-ballistic noise-reducing recycled plastic fencing
    Anti-ballistic noise-reducing recycled plastic fencing
    Zaun
    A fencing system made from recycled waste plastics that can soak up flying fragments while deflecting noise has been developed by perimeter systems manufacturer Zaun. Zaun has installed its DBS system for the first time at Fresh Wharf, a former brown-field industrial site in Barking, to stop the estate having to regularly replace a bus shelter...
    15 October 2013
  • Zaun: Zaun fencing systems secure LPS ratings
    Zaun fencing systems secure LPS ratings
    Zaun
    Zaun has achieved security ratings to LPS 1175 for a range of its fencing systems from the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) which was tested by the Buildings Research Establishment (BRE). Hi-Sec Super10 fencing is believed to be the first single mesh to be certified to Security Rating 2 (certificate number 1164a/01) and entered into the...
    25 July 2013
  • Quercus UK: Quercus wins gold in Chelsea collaboration
    Quercus wins gold in Chelsea collaboration
    Quercus UK
    Somerset based Quercus® UK Ltd, has won a gold medal at the prestigious centenary RHS Chelsea Flower Show in a collaboration with grow-your-own and floral seed specialists King Seeds in Essex. Quercus, which manufactures handmade oak fencing and products at its workshops in Keinton Mandeville, had been asked to create a bespoke English oak pergola...
    30 May 2013
  • Try the Jacksons' Fence Builder
    Jacksons Fencing
    Jacksons' updated Fence Builder is now available to help you price 22 of its most popular garden fencing panels, which now includes trellis panels. The calculator works in five simple steps: first select the style of panel that you desire and then enter the number of panels (all panels are 1.83m wide and slotted posts are 100x100mm standard). If...
    16 October 2012
  • TOPP & CO: Opening of the revamped Kensington Palace
    Opening of the revamped Kensington Palace
    TOPP & CO
    Chris Topp & Co Ltd was successful in winning a competitive tender process last November to build an external ‘Loggia’ at Kensington Palace in London for Historic Palaces. They worked to a very tight deadline of the 9th March 2012. The main structure was made in cast iron and involved asking carvers to form full size detailed carvings of each...
    19 March 2012
  • Steelway: Restoring & recreating yesterday's products for future
    Restoring & recreating yesterday's products for future
    Steelway
    Steelway’s rail division Steelway Rail is experiencing an increase in demand for their expertise in the restoration and replication of Speartop fencing. This type of fencing is still a common feature throughout the former GWR system and after years of neglect this traditional form of perimeter and security fencing is being given the facelift it...
    14 March 2012
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar slatted screens create a city garden
    Western Red Cedar slatted screens create a city garden
    Silva Timber
    Slatted screens are becoming an increasingly popular solution for transforming regular gardens into contemporary outdoor living spaces. Ben Lannoy Landscapes, Hampshire, recently completed a project for a client who wanted a 'slick London garden in a small townhouse' and needed to find suitable products to match the client's taste and relatively...
    29 February 2012