When the new master protects architecture is best – a guest

by Nicholas Coates article I was recently in a position to advise on a new master protection project.The project was being undertaken by a private organisation, and they had commissioned a new glass design, using a new and very expensive glass-based material.The cost of the new material was expected to be around £4m.It was a […]

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NICHOLAS COATES DESIGN ARCHITECTURAL COATING TO HELP SAVE THE SOUTHERN FARMER

An architectural coat coating that coats buildings and surfaces in order to help keep them looking their best is coming to the city.NICHOLS COATES is making the coating in-house and will be distributed through a series of limited run coats in South Australia.NICK HALLERMANN, CEO of NICHELAS COATS, said the coating would allow the coating […]

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Architecture + concrete coating: how to get the most out of the new building technology

New buildings will be built in two stages: First, a concrete coating is applied to the exterior of the building, before the building is filled with concrete.The concrete coating then forms a layer of plastic to protect the building from dust and water.Next, a layer is applied over the cement and plastic coating to provide […]

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Which architects are most popular with recruiters?

Architectural foam coatations are the latest to receive widespread attention for their ability to absorb moisture.The products have been hailed as a natural anti-dewing barrier, and a new survey found that 71 percent of recruiters in the US believe the products to be “the best protection available.” But is the foam coating the real thing?And what […]

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The Dow Chemical Co. and IBM unveil a new coating for building facades

The Dow and IBM have announced a partnership that will enable the manufacturing of a new industrial coating, called Dow’s “Architectural Foam Coatings,” that will be manufactured by Dow’s Nanotechnology Group and will be available for sale to the public in the next few months.The coatings will be used to make facades, doors, windows, and […]

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