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After a brief respite as the impacts of COVID seemed to be receding, we are facing new pressures on our supply chain across the board. We have record levels of stock and have endeavoured to mitigate risks within our supply chains as much as possible. However, we are receiving price rises on a daily basis…

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Project In Progress: Hortonwood 40, Telford

Project In Progress: Hortonwood 40, Telford

As steel shortages begin to take hold again, availability of material is an increasingly important consideration for all involved in construction supply chains. Our AshGrid systems are even more popular than ever, and when combined with our trapezoidal profiled sheet, acoustic liner and fixings; our clients have a thermally efficient solution with great availability right…

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Project In Progress: Civic Centre Opportunity Site, St Albans

It’s been a busy start to the year for the construction industry, with so many transformative projects beginning to take shape at pace! A great example is the brand-new multi-purpose Civic Centre Opportunity Site in St Albans with our supply chain partner Morgan Sindall Group plc and specialist contractor Kovara Projects Limited, which is progressing…

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Ash & Lacy Welcomes Mayor Andy Street to Alma Street

It was our honour to welcome Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands, to visit our Alma Street site in Smethwick, on Friday 4th February. In the last 10 years, this facility has increased its manufacturing capabilities and capacity significantly; specialising in perforating and forming metal to support continuous growth across our core business sectors…

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FOSS (Faculty of Social Sciences), University of Sheffield

Project in Progress: World Class University Project Heralds Introduction of Ash & Lacy’s New Interior Products Range

We are excited to share a sneak preview of our ongoing work with BAM Construct UK at FOSS (Faculty of Social Sciences), University of Sheffield. This unique £65 million project, to a BREEAM Outstanding design, will not only become a world-class social sciences facility, but will also be one of the first buildings in the…

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Quayside House, Gloucester

NaturAL-X Brick Cladding Assists Fast Track MMC Project In Gloucester

The recently completed Quayside House development in Gloucester looks absolutely fantastic in the winter sun. NaturAL-X brick cladding in a blue brindled finish was selected to meet the strict conservation planning criteria for Kier Group’s £16M new health centre, which replaced the previous 1960’s structure located on the same site. Installed by Kovara Projects Limited…

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BBC Cymru HQ

Project In Progress: Ash & Lacy Helps Cardiff City Centre Transformation

The centre of Cardiff is undergoing a transformational change, with the prestigious Central Square development quickly becoming an architectural focal point for the City. We’re very proud to have been involved with external envelope for the new BBC Cymru Wales Headquarters, and to see the adjacent Transport Interchange building progressing well, with our LineAL-X Extruded…

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Ash & Lacy Wins Major Facade Award

Wembley Point, London has just won the Best Refurbishment Project at the RCI Magazine Facade Awards 2021. We are incredibly proud to be associated with this award-winning, landmark refurbishment scheme featuring our VariAL-H aluminium rainscreen cladding system with AxiAL powder coating, installed by joint award winners Build-Therm Services Ltd. Reflecting on this prestigious accolade, Ash…

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Multi-System Approach Is A Winner At Rugby School

Aluminium is not only a safe choice, but a versatile solution for creating outstanding architectural facades. Working closely with our client at Houlton School in Rugby, we developed a multi-system approach to achieve a light-catching castellated texture. The anodised, dimpled and perforated aluminium cassette panels, meshes and support systems were all manufactured locally at Ash…

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Project in Progress: AshGrid Supports New Zealand Airport Expansion

We are excited to be a part of New Zealands’s latest airport expansion plans to integrate domestic and international travel at Auckland Airport, in readiness for their transition back to international travel. Over 18,000m2 of AshGrid has been recently supplied to our valued client and will form part of a complex built-up roofing structure with…

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