Let there be (natural) light
Aug 02, 2018
The lowdown on why daylight is critical to wellbeing The British Summer is officially here, and looks set to stay that way for a few more weeks to come. One of the reasons that summertime seems to bring out the best in Britons is attributed to the health benefits which sensible amounts of sunshine bring […]
Smoke Control systems and the function of SHEVs
Jun 14, 2018
Smoke control is essential to help firefighters tackle blazes more safely and effectively, so they can save more lives and reduce structural and material damage to buildings. Smoke Heat Exhaust Vent systems (SHEVs) are designed to delay or prevent flashover – to slow or stop fire developing to catastrophic levels. Statistics show that 53% of […]
How to build safer buildings with faster, practical completion
Nov 15, 2017
Too many construction projects fail to include fire safety management at the earliest planning stages. Yet when you do, you’ll save money, time and be more likely to save lives should fire break out.
Thought leadership: CO2 air quality
Nov 01, 2017
It’s not just London’s roadsides where air quality is a cause for concern; indoor air quality in all sorts of buildings is compromising people’s performance and productivity and, in extreme cases, perhaps undermining the very purpose of the building. And all that we’re doing to create this problem is breathing out
A guide to specifying rooflights for your project
Oct 17, 2017
Rooflights enhance buildings: filling them with daylight, boosting thermal performance and reducing energy consumption.