Lintel Durability - you do the maths

There are several British Standards relevant to lintel specification but none gives a difinitive guide to calculating lintel service life. - Dec 09.
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Only post-galvanising guarantees compliance with British Standards governing lintels and their durability

It is the task of the structural engineer to validate the structural performance of a lintel, including the durability features that determine lifespan. But too few recognise that only post-galvanising will guarantee modern lifespan requirements in compliance with key standards BS EN845-2:2003 and BS 7543:2003. - Dec 09.
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September 2008

Probably better known as individual companies, Technocover, Jones of Oswestry, Technorail and Strataform; the TECHNOGROUP of companies, will be exhibiting at Interbuild as a single entity for the first time this year. The exhibition will showcase the group’s diverse product offering but importantly will also see the launch of a unique security and fire door range – the UltraSecure Sentinel.

The UltraSecure Sentinel is believed to be the only door range on the market which combines LPCB testing and certification of level 3 or 4 security ratings and a fire rating of up to four hours. Designed for all environments the door will be offered in a number of external finishes including galvanised, painted and wood with a variety of ironmongery options, making it highly versatile for developers, retailers, architects and specifiers alike.

Renowned for their security and construction products the TECHNOGROUP of companies has an enviable reputation for innovation and quality, with products used by many blue chip companies, utilities, the rail industry as well as critical infrastructure for home office and military installations.

To learn more about the new UltraSecure Sentinel security and fire door or the group’s entire product range visit TECHNO Group in Hall 5 stand C137.

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