Kawneer helps give sustainable facelift to office block

Date: 28 September 2011
Source: http://www.buildecozine.com/
A new facade of curtain walling by Kawneer has helped a refurbished office block realise a 29% improvement in carbon reduction over an equivalent building.

Kawneer’s AA100 curtain walling, in SSG (structurally silicone glazed) and capped versions, plus AA601 fixed light casement windows and series 190 heavy-duty commercial entrance doors feature on Yare House on Thorpe Road, one of the principal routes into Norwich city centre.

The £3 million refurbishment executed by main contractor Morgan Sindall for client Highlight Consultancy has transformed the 1970s four-storey brick and glass building both aesthetically and in terms of its performance. Previously solely occupied by Anglian Water, this refurbishment will now provide sustainable flexible office space in the heart of Norwich for up to 10 businesses.

Read the full story: www.buildecozine.com/Issue27_16-09-11/Projects_16-09-11.html

600450 Kawneer helps give sustainable facelift to office block glassonweb.com
Date: 28 September 2011
Source: http://www.buildecozine.com/

See more news about:

Others also read

DALLAS, Texas, December 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --ReportsnReports adds new market research report 'Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power - Global Market Size, Installation Prices, Module Market Shares, Market Segmentation, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020' to its store.
Proprietary laminate windows collect, store energy; convert it to electricityRIVIERA BEACH, FL – An innovative new patented technology transforms office building windows into "solar farms" and allows these structures to reuse collected energy and become self-sufficient in the event of a power outage.
The University of Minnesota's historic Folwell Hall completed three years of extensive renovation, just time for the 2011 academic year.
Michael Gai has been named Vice President of Operations at Glass Doctor, following the recent promotion of Mark Liston to President.
We sincerely thank all our members, friends and visitors for being part of GlassOnWeb and its success during 2011.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Dec. 19, 2011 – Safelite AutoGlass®, the nation’s largest provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement services with a fleet of 6,000, announced it will transition to Ford®.

Add new comment