Xtralite Provides Feature Rooflight for National Space Centre
A VELUX Xtralite rooflight installed at the UK National Space Centre gives a stunning view upwards to the Rocket Tower whilst providing natural daylight for the entrance hall of the visitor attraction.
Daylight design considerations for rooflighting in commercial developments
Our acceptance of offices and other commercial buildings is becoming increasingly dependent on the extent to which they provide us with contact with the outdoors. Access to sunlight in the workplace and the opportunity to experience seasonal changes in daylight as well as to enjoy well-ventilated indoor spaces have all been cited in numerous international studies as being highly valued by office workers.
How can rooflights support a commercial buildings’ fire strategy in line with Part B of the Building Regulations?
The design of commercial buildings has become increasingly progressive as architects ‘push the boundaries’ to create more dynamic spaces. Often the layout to these buildings may not conform to “the norm”, the materials used may be new and progressive, and complex building management systems may be involved.
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Fritted Glass and Its Benefits
Fritted glass is a term that is often used across the construction industry, yet its full potential is somewhat left open to interpretation.