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To make an enquiry – Go online: www.enquire2.com or post our: Free Reader Enquiry Card 34 // OFFSITE CONSTRUCTION WWW.SPECIFICATIONONLINE.CO.UK Prior to beginning production of the 1,496 modules for Hinkley Point, Caledonian Modular carried out exhaustive testing of a prototype unit at the world renowned CWCT laboratories within Bath University to ensure all criteria on weather resistance were met. ME011 is a highly vapour open breather membrane which can be left fully exposed to sunlight for up to six months, and is also suited to semi-visible applications because it has a matt black, unbranded appearance. The membrane can be applied direct to sheathing boards or over rigid insulation panels before being covered by rainscreen cladding and curtain walling. It can be supplied with self- adhesive edge strips or, as in this case, installed using illbruck ME315 Total Protection Tape, as well as illbruck SP525 Frame and Façade Sealant & Adhesive. A Sanifl o Kinedo shower cubicle is providing showering facilities in a Bristol homeless shelter. The Kinedo Eden features in a Newspace Sleepover Pod, inspired by the work of 'Help Bristol's Homeless' charity. The Sanifl o Kinedo Eden was selected thanks to its ease and simplicity of installation. With no ENQUIRY 30 © Gensler Celebrating 85 years of innovation Project: citizenM Hotel, Seattle, USA Project: citizenM Hotel, Seattle, USA Contractors used Hollo-Bolts to quickly connect the modular rooms Contractors used Hollo-Bolts to quickly connect the modular rooms of the seven story hotel together. Installing Lindapter's expansion of the seven story hotel together. Installing Lindapter's expansion bolts requires access to only one side of Structural Hollow Section (SHS) frames and is faster and more convenient than through-bolting or welding. 4 For SHS and structural steel sections 4 High resistance to shear and tensile loads 4 Unique high clamping force design 4 Various architectural head types and finishes 4 CE Marked and independently approved Call 01274 521444, visit www.Lindapter.com or email marketing@Lindapter.com to get your copy of Lindapter's new Modular & Off-Site Construction brochure NEW Hollo-Bolt ® Faster Marked Steelwork Connections requirement for tiles, grout or silicone, the Eden can be installed in just a few hours and once connected to a water source is ready for use. Mike Judge from Newspace is delighted with the new addition to the bathroom. He says: "We are saving time in our manufacturing process with the Eden. It's an integrated package that includes the tray, the shower valve, shower head and handheld valve, plus the door and panels. "This means we also save time by taking delivery of a single box rather than bringing all the separate elements together before the fi x. We also do not have to specify and order all the individual elements, so that helps too. It's also a stunning shower and really upgrades the bathroom." Positioned as a modular housing solution the sleepover pod arrives on site ready-built after fabrication in Newspace's Lydney factory. The concept is now being pitched to local authorities as a quick, cost-effective and short term solution to alleviate homelessness. The beautifully designed Newspace sleepover pod contains two bedrooms, a small communal living area and kitchen, along with a bathroom and the integrated Kinedo cubicle. Sanifl o

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