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Following the horrific events at Grenfell Tower, questions have been asked regarding the performance of externally-insulated systems and cladding systems have subsequently been removed from a number of high-rise residences. In view of the government’s drive to deliver more thermally … More >>

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Jun19

Statement by Alumasc Facades – 19th June 2017

Posted by Alumasc Facades

We are aware of an article in the Scottish newspaper “The Sunday Mail” dated 18th June which refers to a number of projects at West Dunbartonshire, Scotland. Alumasc is cited in this article as the supplier of the Alumasc Swisslab … More >>

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May24

Alumasc Dominate Manchester Skyline

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  8 outstanding high-rise refurbishment projects are now benefiting from EWI systems by Alumasc Facades. These innovative systems are helping to visually rejuvenate the area whilst providing improved thermal efficiency and comfort to hundreds of residents. Magnolia Court, Sycamore Court & Mulberry … More >>

Alumasc MR S6 Masonry Paint has been used by professional tradesmen for over 30 years. Tried. Tested. Trusted by Alumasc Whether your building has a traditional or contemporary appearance, Alumasc MR S6 Masonry Paint provides a visually stunning finish to … More >>

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Alumasc Facades have been a trusted manufacturer of External Wall Insulation systems for over 60 years and have now applied their knowledge of the building envelope to a brand new EWI Gutter Range. EWI Gutter from Alumasc Facades, has been designed specifically … More >>

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Alumasc Facades is pleased to announce that the Alumasc Ventilated System (AVS) has been awarded LABC & LABSS certificates. These AVS systems have been rigorously tested for key factors including: Mechanical Resistance & Stability Safety in case of Fire Health, Hygiene … More >>

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Nov29

Swisslab revitalises Glasgow building

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As part of the regeneration of Glasgow’s Shawlands area, Glasgow Housing Association (GHA) recently embarked upon the recent refurbishment of 1265 Pollokshaws Road, a block of maisonette homes located above a mixture of shops and a car park. The four-storey … More >>

Alumasc’s Technical Director Mark Gibbs explains what specifiers should be looking for in their chosen EWI system for high-rise and why safe installation is paramount. Why EWI? Specification for the multi-storey application of External Wall Insulation is very different to that of … More >>

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We can rely on the constant unpredictability of the British weather, yet every winter seems to descend on the construction industry with an element of surprise. Year after year, as untimely conditions put pressure on build projects, we continue to … More >>

An award winning Cheshire property has been refurbished using Render Systems from Alumasc. Owned by David and Margie Edwards, the magnificent Bankhall House was originally completed in 2008, to a traditional Georgian/Queen Ann architectural design, earning them the prestigious title … More >>

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