Although construction can be considered a polluting sector, there are ways to make buildings "greener". In this blog, we look at certifications such as Cradle to Cradle and focus on Acrovyn® solutions that support and integrate into responsible projects.
Thionville’s Mother & Baby Hospital, designed by Valentine Rieder architecture firm, has received a comprehensive protection package incorporating many of CS’ world renowned products.
Designing a gold-standard building for a golden age. Project mamanger once again trusted in Construction Specialties, with their Airfoil® brand sun protection, complying perfectly with the project’s specific needs.
Improving the life cycle of wall finishes with Acrovyn® or limit the need for air conditioning in a building by regulating heat with Airfoil® and welcoming people into a clean environment and limit floor erosion with Pedisystems® welcome mats. We explain to you how to implement these sustainable solutions in a building.
ANAIS recently purchased the premises of a rehabilitation centre in Ferté-Macé (61), with a view to redeveloping it into a specialised care home, known as an MAS.
Construction Specialties works with project management teams worldwide to offer bespoke solutions that address today’s architectural challenges. This is the approach that Construction Specialties France took on this project with Miranda and Jean-Marc Folléa’s architecture partnership.
Fires, particularly those that originally occurred on storage sites, continue to represent a massive part of the accidentology of the French industrial fabric. More than 10% of the accidents recorded in industry in France are warehouse fires. Focus on fire safety in warehouses
Doors are an essential element in the design of a building. They organise spaces and contribute to thermal and acoustic insulation. Whether they are used by staff or visitors, doors have the particularity of being handled twice. But against what and why protect them specifically?
To complete the energy transition from L-gas to H-gas in northern France, GRTgaz is carrying out major work on the Hauts de France network. The aim of the operation is to safely supply the transport of gas to more than 1.3 million inhabitants, who still benefit from L-gas.
Like traditional medical and hospital care, medical structures specialising in veterinary care require the application of the same strict hygiene protocols and the same codes of ethics. Providing a healthy environment at all times is essential and the result of continuous work. For this reason, the interior design must be studied according to the constraints encountered. And it is not so easy to keep a clean environment when patients are furry and feathered.....
In 2008, the project to build a new hospital better adapted to the peri-urban growth of Obernai was validated by the Regional Hospitalization Agency of Alsace.Among the many objectives of this project, the NHO must first and foremost meet the health needs of the population while complying with regulatory obligations regarding accessibility and fire safety.
Construction Specialties France était invité par l’AGREPI Île-de-France pour animer une conférence sur le thème de “L’ÉVACUATION DU SOUFFLE D’EXPLOSION ET DÉSENFUMAGE”
ITER is the most ambitious contemporary scientific project in the field of energy. It aims to demonstrate that thermonuclear fusion is a energy source that can be used to replace exhaustible fossil fuels.
Tragiques et dévastateurs, les incendies sont un risque industriel majeur qu'une entreprise doit considérer et anticiper. Nous avons listé les 6 faits qu'il convient d'analyser pour prévenir les dégâts et le danger des incendies.
In the heart of the 17th arrondissement, Paris Étoile offers a breathtaking view of the capital's most beautiful monuments. Ideally located a few blocks from the Arc du Triomphe and Avenue des Champs-Elysées, this 38-storey skyscraper provides direct access to the Palais des congrès and places it as a key business centre within the capital. The new Parisian flagship of the Hyatt group has just been completely renovated.
La protection passive regroupe un ensemble de dispositions qui évitent la propagation rapide de l’incendie dans l’ensemble du bâtiment et dans les structures avoisinantes. Faisons-le point sur les joints coupe-feu et sur les bases de la protection passive contre l’incendie.
For its extension project, the Cedar clinic near Rouen (76) has relied on the performance of Construction Specialties solutions. From the envelope to the entrance mats, to the wall protection, three CS ranges protect and enhance the structure for years.
To participate in the communal life of 27,000 inhabitants, Lambersart has many municipal buildings and inquires to offer them a pleasant experience from the first steps inside these buildings. The commune of Lambersart chooses the soft welcome of Pedisystems mats.
To comply with the European Directive 1999/92 / EC, the industrial risk assessment is mandatory for each production site. But which elements present an explosive risk? How to act to anticipate the risks associated with an explosion and what are the obligations?
Discover how to calculate louvre pressure drop and why it's an important factor to consider at the design or specification stage.
Faced with an energy loss and wear of some of its rental housing, Habitat 76 has recently entrusting the rehabilitation of more than 876 housing units on 48 buildings. To improve the thermal comfort and to ensure a durable protection of floors Habitat 76 has renewed its trust in CS
Choisir un revêtement mural assure la finition et l'esthétique de l’ouvrage. Les propositions en la matière sont nombreuses, on retrouve les peintures, les toiles en fibre de verre ou encore des panneaux de protection murale. Nous vous proposons un tour d’horizon des solutions les plus utilisées.
Depuis plusieurs années CS France recrute des jeunes, pour accroître les exportations dans les pays à fort potentiel de croissance. Retour sur une année d’expérience au Sénégal avec Sarah Adamou, lauréate du Grand Prix VIE 2017.
Rouen has chosen to rehabilitate shed 108 on the quays of the Seine as a contemporary construction. CS has tailored the entrance systems to ensure that all entrances are protected.
Partons du postulat qu’un tapis est efficace simplement parce que l’on marche dessus. Découvrez comment choisir le tapis le plus adapté à votre besoin.
Découvrez tous nos conseils techniques et pratiques pour que votre tapis d'accueil soit idéalement installé et performant.
The Cité Océane have invested in a major project which includes the rehabilitation of the Docks Café and a cube-shaped building, the Carré des Docks
With a European presence in more than ten countries, the Orpea has recently built a new Clinéa clinic in Nancy, in the Grand Est metropolitan region.
On ne pense pas toujours que l'accueil du bâtiment est le seul espace vu et foulé de tous…Retrouvez tous nos conseils pour que cet espace soit efficace
The premises of the technical services for the Seclin-Carvin hospital group have recently been relocated and their design has been reconsidered.
Responding to its need for expansion, the Leclerc hypermarket at Normanville, located in the retail park at Cap Caer, near Evreux, is opening a new store.