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Latest Issue : Building Envelope 2021

In this issue…

  • ON THE COVER: Arup’s redeveloped 1 Triton Square is one of the UK’s first large-scale projects where a circular economy approach has been applied to the facade, saving over 19,000 tonnes of carbon and represented a 66% reduction in costs. Cover image © Simon Kennedy. For the full report on this project, go to page 14.
  • Dr Jonathan Evans of Ash and Lacy says that despite the benefits of a renewed push towards offsite, there’s a strong case for some key elements – such as final finish – remaining onsite.
  • What are the modern techniques that enable housebuilders and developers to produce details in masonry facades that take buildings to new levels in terms of design and aesthetics? Scott Denham from IG Masonry Support investigates.
  • Additional features, interviews and comments from Aquarian Cladding Systems, Brick Development Association, Schöck, Siderise Insulation, and more.

And much more…