Case Study: Cardiff City Stadium DDA Manifestations

We were contacted by one of our regular customers, Dudley’s Architectural Aluminium.  They were a contractor for the New 27,000 all-seater Stadium in Cardiff, which was to be shared between Cardiff Blues Welsh Rugby Region and Cardiff City Football Club from the beginning of the 2009- 2010 season. They required their glazing to be meet…

Using Solar Control Film to Lower Carbon Emissions

Starting in March 2010, large non-energy intensive business and public sector organisations will have to start buying carbon allowances to cover their carbon emissions.  This involves measuring and recording energy use while calculating non-transportation carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. This Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) will involve around 20,000 public and private sector organisations in the UK…

Case Study: Preparation of Glazing surveys and Subsequent Application of 3M Scotchshield 100 micron clear safety window film to Schools and Public Buildings in the Neath & Port Talbot area.

In 2006 we were approached by Neath Port Talbot Council to initiate a long term project of upgrading their premises using 3M safety film to comply with Regulation 14 and areas of special risk. Initially we concentrated on school premises by conducting a survey giving a comprehensive breakdown of items and areas that needed to…

Product – Solar Control Window Film

Project – Welsh Assembly Government Building, Crickhowell House, Cardiff Bay. Customer – Welsh Government.   Customer Brief – Provide energy savings by reducing the load on existing A/C system. Provide day time privacy to occupants. Improve comfort to building occupants by reducing heat and glare. Alternative to blinds as maintenance/cleaning costs are too high. Allow…

Product – 3M Prestige 40 External Window Film.

Product – 3M Prestige 40 External Window Film. Project – Cossham Hospital, Bristol. Customer – North Bristol NHS Trust.   Customer Brief – Patients at Cossham Memorial Hospital, Bristol are struggling to cope with the high solar gains through the windows in the warm weather during the summer months. Want an effective solution that will…