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Why Spray Plaster leads to safer working environments

Why Spray Plaster leads to safer working environments

Every year, around 80,000 construction workers in Great Britain suffer from an injury or illness directly related to, or gets worse as a result of, their working practice.

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Make Hay with Spray

Make Hay with Spray

Growth in spray applied plastering methods is accelerating and we appear to be reaching a tipping point in the conversion from traditional application.

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Knauf spray plaster key to innovative success

Knauf spray plaster key to innovative success

Knauf Airless Finish, the revolutionary spray-applied plaster, has been praised by specialists AT Plastering, enabling them to work on an innovative build technique in East London.

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Knauf Safeboard: The Only Plasterboard Solution for X-Ray Environments

Knauf Safeboard: The Only Plasterboard Solution for X-Ray Environments

Lead has recently been classified as a Substance of Very High Concern by the EU under REACH regulations. Knauf Safeboard is the ideal lead-free plasterboard designed for X-ray environments and has been fully tested by the Health Protection Agency.

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Knauf Material Used in Artist Exhibition

Knauf Material Used in Artist Exhibition

Artist and sculptor Will Cruickshank has utilised the product benefits of Knauf Plaster to create amazing works of art that are currently being showcased at Aspex Gallery’s summer exhibition, Push & Pull in Portsmouth.

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Knauf’s Readymixed Finishing Solutions Support Award-Winning Innovative Housing Development

Knauf’s Readymixed Finishing Solutions Support Award-Winning Innovative Housing Development

A full Knauf system specification has been used on an award-winning housing development at East Village, Stratford that was a centrepiece for the 2012 London Olympics. Two residential towers of 30 and 26 storeys, containing a total of 482 apartments, are currently being constructed at the site.

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Full Knauf Ceiling System Specified on Iconic St Andrews Hotel

Full Knauf Ceiling System Specified on Iconic St Andrews Hotel

When it was decided the world-famous Old Course Hotel in St. Andrews would have a multi-million pound facelift, only an exceptional product would be up to the job. Designed by Edinburgh based architects Sedley Place, the £8million 2,300sq m extension was completed in January 2018. For a hotel recently voted Scotland’s best wedding venue, this project demanded the highest standards.

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Knauf Clerkenwell microsite is launched

Knauf Clerkenwell microsite is launched

We have launched a website for our new London showroom, Knauf Clerkenwell.

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Knauf’s Windliner Helps Subcontractor in Major Mixed-use Development

Knauf’s Windliner Helps Subcontractor in Major Mixed-use Development

Knauf’s Technical Services Team played a critical role during the construction of the first phase of a brand new mixed-use residential and retail development in Salford.

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Knauf brings revolutionary render to the UK market

Knauf brings revolutionary render to the UK market

Knauf, the UK’s leading manufacturer of lightweight building materials and systems, is introducing a radical new render system, Knauf MineralAktiv, to the UK market. Designed to inhibit the growth of surface algae and fungi, the system addresses the most common problem associated with render finishes using a patented biocide-free composition.

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Knauf AQUAPANEL® used in new innovative energy-efficient homes in Northumberland

Knauf AQUAPANEL® used in new innovative energy-efficient homes in Northumberland

Knauf AQUAPANEL® has been specified in an exclusive development of new low-energy homes in Hexham, Northumberland which were shortlisted for two RICS Awards 2017 (‘Residential’ and ‘Design Through Innovation’ categories).

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Knauf company car vehicle safety update

Knauf company car vehicle safety update

In July 2017, Knauf UK/Ireland adopted a Distraction-Free Driving Policy applicable to company car and/or mobile phone users. Based on independent expert evidence, removing the distraction of a mobile phone from the cockpit of a vehicle significantly reduces risk and improves safety.

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Knauf combines technical expertise with quality in Horizons project

Knauf combines technical expertise with quality in Horizons project

Architects designing a large-scale Retirement Living Plus development in Poole have employed a range of exterior systems from Knauf – one of the world’s leading manufacturers of lightweight building products and systems – due to their high quality, and the technical expertise provided by the Knauf Technical Services Team.

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Knauf lends helping hand on Grand Design

Knauf lends helping hand on Grand Design

A combination of passion from the homeowners and experience from suppliers has helped London couple Joe and Lina to build one of London’s smallest, and sustainable, two-bedroom homes near Canary Wharf.

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How Knauf is leading the way with driver safety

How Knauf is leading the way with driver safety

Leading the way with improved driver safety, Knauf engages with road safety charity Brake to support our initiative of ‘Distraction Free Driving’.

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