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Impacts a no deal Brexit could have on new build construction

Impacts a no deal Brexit could have on new build construction

October 9, 2018
Industry News

Research conducted by property and construction consultancy Gleeds found that 66% of industry contacts believe that uncertainty around the Brexit deal is having a negative impact on the sector.


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Statement Cladding specialists and their role within the construction sector

Statement Cladding specialists and their role within the construction sector

August 16, 2018
Industry News

Statement Cladding is a term coined by Lockmetal that relates to the components of the external design of a building.


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Government recommends ban on combustible cladding

Government recommends ban on combustible cladding

July 23, 2018
Industry News

In a move that has been backed by the RIBA, the government has recommended a ‘specific ban’ on the use of combustible cladding.


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The changing face of building design

The changing face of building design

July 20, 2018
Industry News

Within the world of architecture, facade design is certainly changing. There’s been push towards glass facades and rainscreen cladding technologies with more designers adopting the phrase “more windows, less wall.”


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Architects urged to fight for their role after Grenfell tragedy

Architects urged to fight for their role after Grenfell tragedy

July 17, 2018
Industry News

During a recent conference, the daughter of a Grenfell fire survivor called upon architects to fight back for their role in the design and construction process.


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UK construction hotspots

UK construction hotspots

June 6, 2018
Industry News

According to the most recent UK Market Intelligence report, construction markets in the North West, West Midlands and South West have seen the biggest increase in output.


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Bird-friendly building design

Bird-friendly building design

May 24, 2018
Industry News

When recently scouring the internet Lockmetal came across this fantastic video explaining how Architects in Canada are leading the way in terms of bird-friendly building design…


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Lockmetal’s ethos: run-to-time, every time

Lockmetal’s ethos: run-to-time, every time

May 23, 2018
Company News

As Statement Cladding specialists providing practical solutions to architectural challenges, we’re used to carrying out complex projects and…


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New housing and office developments in London set to be car-free

New housing and office developments in London set to be car-free

May 1, 2018
Industry News

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced plans to make new housing and office developments that are close to public transport links, car-free. He is also planning…


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The Outlook for Statement Cladding Specialists Lockmetal Remains Positive

The Outlook for Statement Cladding Specialists Lockmetal Remains Positive

April 10, 2018
Industry News

Despite various setbacks and concerns within the cladding market and overall construction sector, the outlook for Statement Cladding specialists Lockmetal remains positive…


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