Incorporating Power & Data Services

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North Warwickshire Borough Council were looking for a new home while simultaneously working to a very tight time and budget constraint. Tenders were invited for a cost effective and user friendly conversion of a somewhat dilapidated complex in the councils existing estate. Our solution was to combine a high efficiency finned element in the perimeter casing which would also included …

Warwick University

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With glazing panels extending to the floor in these large open plan spaces, the architect had set a real design challenge. The low level perimeter heating had to exactly follow the building line, indenting perfectly into the window bays. It was decided to make a feature of the grille by adding in breaks at each column rather than supply a …

Some Complex Shapes

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Even buildings meant to be square or rectangular are often not true. At Sill-Line we take nothing for granted and carry out site surveys to ensure the building has been constructed as drawn. So when it comes to irregular shapes that require everything ‘made to measure’ we are quite at home. Here are some of the more unusual problems we …

Healthcare Centre

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This interesting perimeter heating project was for a substantial new healthcare centre and required the casing temperature to be kept below 43 Deg C. Additionally the casing had to allow for fresh air intake through louvres at the the rear of the casing controlled by motorised dampers. This was unusual, but certainly not problematic for us. A fully working prototype was tested at BSRIA to demonstrate the …

Green Technologies

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A recent winner of the CIBSE Commissioning Project of the Year Award, the Oakham food store for the Co-operative society is an inspiring example of how to combine different technologies to create a sustainable building for the future. The superstore uses a number of different methods to efficiently maintain a pleasing internal environment including, underfloor heating, solar water heating, heat …