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Architectural Product News

Architectural Product News

June/July 2020

Connecting built environment professionals with suppliers, the easy-to-read format and simple reader enquiry service takes the hard work out of finding the right product.

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1 min.
external venetian blinds from shade factor

External venetian blinds by Warema provide highly effective solar protection to residential windows and commercial facades. The Warema specialized mill-slat venetian blinds return a high percentage of the UV and infrared components of the solar spectrum to the exterior and redirect daylight inside. The interior slat surface is a matt, non-reflective finish with perforated slat options available to provide exterior views. Warema’s external venetian blinds were specified for two recent projects in Sydney: the large commercial project Sixty Martin Place, designed by Hassell, and the luxury apartment building Golf House, designed by Peter Israel of PTI Architecture and Collette Dinnigan. The Golf House architects wanted a sun-shading solution that could be operated by the occupants of each residence, while the Sixty Martin Place architects required a solution that could reflect solar radiation…

2 min.
the new red book design guide from csr gyprock

The CSR Gyprock Red Book is one of the industry’s most recognized and respected technical publications. Developed to support architects, engineers and design professionals in their day-today work, it offers fire, acoustic and thermal information and guidance across hundreds of wall and ceiling systems. First published in 1999, the Red Book continues CSR Gyprock’s commitment to providing comprehensive design information and complete system solutions. Celebrating 21 years, the 2020 Red Book edition has been revised and updated in consultation with key professionals to offer innovative and advanced industry information. The Red Book fire, acoustic and thermal design guide showcases the performance of CSR Gyprock’s extensive range of building systems. Together with the associated Red Book installation manuals, this comprehensive guide forms a suite of essential reference documents for the building industry. To remain…

9 min.
architectural products

The Italian Collection by Havwoods Produced in Europe, this collection of narrow, thin planks, chevron and herringbone timber flooring provides flexibility for laying in complex patterns or mixing with other materials. Harvested from responsibly managed forests, the Italian Collection delivers highly consistent engineered boards with a surface of genuine slow-grown European oak backed with spruce or birch ply. Suitable for all projects, from residential through to commercial, this timber flooring delivers the sophistication of Italy’s famously stylish historical interiors while also providing modern durability. Free samples are available to order online. havwoods.com/au/range/the-italian-collection Item 05 Enquire at productnews.com.au Inspira Round bathroom collection by Roca The Inspira Round collection from Roca stands out for its elegance and gentle shapes, yet the collection also includes Roca’s newest innovation, Supralit. Seats made from this material undergo an antibacterial treatment and are…

2 min.
reader enquiry index

ARCHITECTURAL PRODUCT NEWS READER ENQUIRY INDEX No. Item and page number 01 COLORBOND Coolmax by BlueScope, p. 2 02 External venetian blinds from Shade Factor, p. 03 City series fireplaces from Regency, p. 4 04 The Red Book by CSR Gyprock, p. 5 05 The Italian Collection by Havwoods, p. 6 06 Fireshield protective coatings from Dulux, p. 6 07 Inspira Round collection by Roca, p. 6 08 DecoWood finish by DECO, p. 7 09 Airconditioners by Polaris, p. 7 10 Majestic series by Ilve, p. 8 11 Hand sanitizer stands by Stoddart, p. 8 12 Pull-down sink mixer by Faucet, p. 8 13 Pic Perf metal by Locker, p. 8 14 Soft Cells panels by Kvadrat Maharam, p. 9 15 Venetian blinds by Vertilux, p. 9 16 De Sede 1025 sofa from Domo, p. 10 17 Monoliith refrigerator series by Liebherr, p. 10 No. Item and page number 18…

9 min.
selector.com spotlight

Built-in custom barbecues by Christie Christie electric and gas barbecue cooktops are ideal for custom outdoor kitchens that feature unique built-in barbecue surrounds. Lauded for their versatility, ease of use, and proven reliability, award-winning commercial barbecue cooktops from Christie are self-contained outdoor cooking appliances suitable for use in parks, resorts, workplaces, rooftop gardens, and other recreational and communal outdoor spaces. The cooktops are designed to strike the optimum balance between energy efficiency and the ability to cook large quantities of food quickly, evenly, and hygienically, with the latest stainless-steel alloys ensuring even heat dispersal across the entire grill plate. The plate is robust, hygienic, and easy to clean. selector.com/products/built-in-custombarbecues Item 23 Enquire at productnews.com.au Newline wall bed systems by Pardo The Newline wall bed system range is ideal for spaces such as studio apartments, studies, guest…

4 min.
architectural products

Axolight Ego spotlights from Mondoluce Realized entirely from solid natural brass, the Ego spotlight is a synthesis of elegance and personality. The precision of the lenses generates an impressive and unexpected beam of light via an 8.8 W LED source with 1,220 lm output, with the option of phase dimming. Its minimalist design is highly adjustable, allowing the light to be angled for direct or ambient illumination. The Ego spotlight can be installed on ceiling or wall surfaces. It was designed and manufactured in Italy by Axolight, and it is now available in Australia for the first time from Mondoluce. mondoluce.com Item 39 Enquire at productnews.com.au Milu Odourless toilets by Expella Milu Odourless by Expella is a range of odourless toilets that eliminate bathroom odours at the source. At the heart of the innovative design is the Odour…