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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Issue10

Issue 11

Featuring:

Suprabloc - Trafalgar Square, London - Christmas
Arborslot and Ventraflow
Technogroup overview


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Issue10

Issue 10

Featuring:

Superlintels - Arched and straight lintels - Dorothy Hodgkin Building, Bristol
Arborslot tree surrounds - York College
Telebloc - recessed and flush slide covers for block infill


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Issue 9

Issue 9

Featuring:

Superlintels - A Frame
Stainless Steel Suprablocs / Aquaslot - Guildhall London
Superlintels - Blake Space Systems, Weybridge, Surrey
Arborslot - Sheriff Court, Glasgow


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Issue 8

Issue 8

Featuring:

Superlintels - Queen Street, Portsmouth
Arborslot - Tree Strategy, Milton Keynes
Superlintels - Pine Reach, Orpington, Kent
Ventraflow - Addlestone Community Association


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Issue 7

Featuring:

Superlintels - Gordon Mytton Homes, The Sycamores, Chester Road, Wrexham
Supradrain - Paradise Project, Liverpool
Arborslot - Listers Mill, Bradford
Rootbox in conjunction with Tree Surround

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Issue 6

Issue 6

Featuring:

Laser cut Arborslot tree surrounds - Crawley Library
Arborslot recessed tree surrounds - Northumbria University
Superlintels and bespoke steel Superlintels - Great Western Hospital, Swindon
Aquadrain gratings - Market Place, Reading, Berkshire

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Issue 5

Issue 5

Featuring:

Special steel lintels, Superlintels at West Cornwall Shopping Park, Hale
Bespoke steel lintels, Superlintels - Lymington Lifeboat Station
Classic lintel case studies - Guide Dogs for the Blind, Hillfields
Gothic arched special lintels - Lancing College, West Sussex

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Issue 4

Issue 4

Featuring:

New Severn Hospice Buildings Deliver For The Community
Bespoke Products For Historic Scheme With Morbury Homes
Superlintel projects - Refurbishment of a Victorian warehouse in Bristol
Rootbox with Irrigation System Installation

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Issue 3

Issue 3

Featuring:

Focul Point, St Helens - Arborslot and Aquadish
Somerset House, London - Suprabloc and Ventraflow
Bristol Harbour Side, Bristol - Arborlsot
plus
Arborlsot, Rootbox and Telebloc special features

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Issue 2

Issue 2

Featuring:

The CO-OP, Clayton - Segmented Arched Superlintels
Arbortub - bespoke security street furniture
Paradise Street, LIverpool - Solobloc, Suprabloc, Telebloc and Arborslot
St Andrews Square Garden. Edinburgh - Ventraflow
Mill Road, Hertford - Ventraflow

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Issue 1Issue 1

Featuring:

Wembley Stadium - Ventraflow stainless steel system
Eco Chute - on-street recycling system
Silverstone Driving Experience Centre - Superlintels
Northampton School for Girls - Superlintels
Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium - Arborslot

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