Case Study: Rockfon ceiling solutions for work, rest and play

Case Study: Rockfon ceiling solutions for work, rest and play

Weaponness Park in Scarborough, a former brownfield site, has been transformed into a £15million development comprising an improved community leisure centre, a new stadium for Scarborough Athletic Football Club (bringing the club back to the town), a University Technical College and a satellite campus for Coventry University. Willmott Dixon were appointed by Scarborough Borough Council under Scape Group’s Major Works framework to deliver all three projects. The new facilities have helped revitalise this area of…

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Guest Blog British Gypsum – Acoustic Ceilings Range

Guest Blog British Gypsum – Acoustic Ceilings Range

British Gypsum acoustic ceilings range combines aesthetic design with performance and unique fire resistant properties. The Gyptone, Gyprex, Rigitone and Eurocoustic ranges offer enhanced acoustic, moisture and impact resistant performance with acoustic performance levels up to Class A sound absorption. Gyprex Vinyl faced, wipe-clean tile ideal for use in commercial ceiling applications 100% recyclable gypsum core Wipe-clean vinyl surface Antibacterial grade available High level of light reflectance and resistance to staining   Gyptone Perforated gypsum…

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Guest Blog Ecophon – Ceilings and Walls

Guest Blog Ecophon – Ceilings and Walls

Ecophon is an international market leader in the design and manufacture of acoustic ceiling and wall panel solutions. Part of the global Saint-Gobain Group, Ecophon provides innovative solutions to meet functional, aesthetic and value needs in a sustainable manner. ECOPHON® Focus™ Ecophon Focus™ offers different edge details Comprehensive range of sizes Level changes and installation options Available in a wide range of sizes and lengths Can be ordered in different standard and special NCS colours…

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Product Focus: Knauf Brio Dry Screed

Product Focus: Knauf Brio Dry Screed

Improved acoustic performance and underfloor heating efficiency for a range of applications. Knauf Brio is a dry screed engineered flooring panel made up of 60% recycled content that has an entirely dry installation process that maximises on-site efficiency. The strong, lightweight and quickly-installed dry screed system is specially developed for new or refurbished residential and commercial buildings. Knauf Brio is ideal for use over underfloor heating systems, with a very high thermal conductivity of R=0.38…

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Guest Blog Superglass – Party Wall Roll

Guest Blog Superglass – Party Wall Roll

Party Wall Function While the division between adjoining properties might have been assumed to be an area of neutral heat loss, in that no transfer would take place between spaces at similar temperatures, research confirms that cavity party walls are subject to significant energy leakage. Referred to as Thermal Bypass, the phenomenon is now taken into consideration within the current Building Regulations and potentially represents a major concern to house builders and designers in terms…

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Case Study: CCF helps to insulate the Falkland Islands

Case Study: CCF helps to insulate the Falkland Islands

When project ANEMOI, an initiative led by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) to replace accommodation at the top of three mountains in the Falkland Islands, needed the right technical expertise, product availability and swift delivery service – they turned to Rexel UK Ltd and leading building products distributor CCF to get the job done with military precision. To get started, representatives from the MOD visited CCF Peterborough and outlined the building requirements. This included a…

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Guest Blog OWA – Ceilings Range

Guest Blog OWA – Ceilings Range

OWA ceilings manufacture the widest range of ceiling systems in mineral and metal materials. The OWA ceilings range includes room acoustics, fire protection, hygiene, metal, moisture resistance and air purity. The CCF and OWA ceilings partnership has enabled both companies to supply a growing number of key accounts and architect designed projects through the industry leading CCF and TP logistics facilities. OWAcoustic Smart Sandila Micro A popular every day white 14mm ‘sand’ surfaced ceiling tile…

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Promat SUPALUX® Fireproof Testing Video

Promat SUPALUX® Fireproof Testing Video

  Below you can watch the Promat SUPALUX® board being put through a fireproof test to demonstrate its high performing fire resistance properties. To find out more about the Promat SUPALUX® and MASTERBOARD® products or to watch a How To video on installing the boards then click here. Fireproof Testing For further information follow CCF on Twitter via @CCF_UK and on LinkedIn at ww.linkedin.com/company/ccf

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The Importance of CCF Fleet & Safety Management

The Importance of CCF Fleet & Safety Management

CCF Fleet & Safety Management As a leading distributor of insulation and interior products hence safety management plays a key role. It’s important to have a fully functioning national fleet of vehicles to service our customers. When managing a large fleet. many factors are needed to be considered . These are the driver’s, vehicles and the overall safety of employees and customers. Below is a summary of how CCF ensure safety management of its fleet….

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Apprenticeships – Marcus’s Story

Apprenticeships – Marcus’s Story

Marcus successfully completed the CCF Management Apprenticeship Scheme and is now the Assistant Branch Manager in the recently opened CCF Gloucester branch. “I was working as a sales consultant for an insurance company alongside working part time as a fitness consultant, I felt as though I had limited career prospects. I found out about the Management Apprenticeship Scheme through the Travis Perkins website. I had no idea how large the Travis Perkins Group was before visiting the website,…

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