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Door operators from access specialist Dorma have been fitted at a Hertfordshire school as part of a scheme to improve access for disabled pupils. Its Dorma ED 800 operators were specified for 49 doors at Beaumont School in St Albans to ensure equal access for able-bodied and disabled children.

Tel: 01462 472 500 Contact: sales department

Flojet has launched a new pump that uses unique technology to maintain constant pressure under all operating conditions. Its new Flojet Sensor VSD pump uses an innovative variable speed motor control to provide pulse free, constant pressure operation on any voltage between 10 and 29V DC.

Tel: 01992 450145 Fax: 01992 467132 Contact: jabsco. indsal@fluids. ittind. se

Multi-Service chilled beams from Trox UK have been supplied to cool the new GLA headquarters in London. To complement the buildings natural cooling effects 1,400 of its Multi-Service Chilled Beams were installed providing economic and practical air conditioning.

Tel: 01842 754 545 Fax: 01842 763 051 Contact: Guy Hutchins

Zinsser UK has published a comprehensive guide to its primer and sealer products for use in fire restoration projects. The brochure highlights the benefits of utilising fast drying primers and sealing products that seal in fire and smoke odours and water or foam staining.

Tel: 0113 251 5035 Contact: sales department

Aluminium standing seam roofing from Kalzip has been placed at a new mixed-use development in Kingston, Surrey. A total of 33,000 sq m of the stucco embossed Kalzip outer sheet and Kalzip 400 profiles were installed at an elevation of 12 m.

Tel: 01925 825 100 Fax: 01925 852 944 Contact: marketing department

Polypipe Civils has supplied its Eco-Vat rainwater storage and re-application system to a supermarket in South Wales. Two 5,000 litre capacity polyethylene seamless tanks were installed below ground at Tescos store in Bridgend to help provide 36 per cent of the stores total water usage.

Tel: 01509 615 100 Fax: 01509 610 215 Contact: sales department Hartington Conway has launched a new range of low U-value rooflights for composite panel systems. Its EnergySaver in-plane rooflights provide an insulation level of 2.0W/sq. metreK at minimal extra cost and is available on all GRP and polycarbonate factory assemble insulating rooflights.

Tel: 024 7660 2022 Contact: sales and technical.

A new dense aggregate block from Tarmac Topblock has been used in the construction of a new building at Nottingham Trent University. Suitable for loadbearing and nonloadbearing walls its Topcrete Multicore boasts the strength of a solid masonry unit but weighs in at less than 20 kg, 28 per cent lighter than an equivalent solid unit.

Tel: 01902 382 732 Fax: 01902 382 219 Contact: Ruth Plumbe

Hardware company Union has refined its product range of specification solutions and introduced a comprehensive trade product catalogue. The brochure supports its new product launches including its Touch Bar horizontal escape hardware, BS 5 and BS 20 lock ranges and will be available at the company stand 4C150 at Interbuild.

Tel: 01902 366 911 Fax: 01902 366 256 Contact: sales department.

Sealer from Resiblock could help eradicate block paving subsidence caused by water entering through joints, washing away bedding sand. Its Resiblock 22 sealant is applied to the pavement surface and renders modular paving joints impervious to water and can be seen alongside its full range of products at Hall 12, stand 160 Civils 2002.

Tel: 01268 273344 Fax: 01268 273355 Contact: Craig Amor