Clearview National January 2018 - Issue 194 - Page 41

PROUD SPONSOR OF DOORS & WINDOWS New doors for £1 billion Bloomberg HQ » » TATE SOLUTIONS, THE specialist access control division of Securefast plc, has recently been commissioned to supply the automatic door operator’s for a range of specialist doors at the prestigious new £1billion Bloomberg headquarter in the city of London. Designed by the renowned London architects Foster & Partners and led by Lord Norman Foster, the three-year building project has been billed as the most sustainable office building in the world and is said to save over 70% in water consumption and 35% in energy compared to a typical office block. The 10-storey building occupying 3.2 acres in the heart of the City of London near to St Paul’s Cathedral and the Bank of England is divided into two buildings with a pedestrian walkway in between for restaurants and cafes. The building is ground breaking in the use of the latest technology including recycling rainwater from the roof and external system that uses natural ventilation. Tate Solutions is privileged to have been involved with such a prestigious project headed by Lord Norman Foster. From the outset the highly experienced Tate engineers ensured that the specialist doors operated efficiently particularly in respect of the sophisticated controls and security features incorporated. The installation work carried out by Tate Solutions fully conformed to DOORS&WINDOWS A leading joinery manufacturer in Europe 6000 windows produced every day BS EN 16005, which is the code of practice for safety in use of automatic doors for pedestrian use. As with all installations that the company undertakes, Tate Solution is totally committed to ensuring that the latest standards are fully adhered with and comply with the following criteria: - • That the engineers are qualified to fit equipment to the current standard. A risk assessment is carried out to ensure that the equipment specified is suitable for the application / client’s requirements. • Manuals and information about this standard are supplied with the doorset, • Manufactures identification is clearly shown on the doorsets. • A handover book is supplied outlining safety procedures and functions. • Door maintenance must be carried out once a year minimum by a certified service company. • Restriction to the use of the controls is by a competent person. • Explanation of the warning signs on the doorset. 73 000 m 2 of the production area 33 export destinations A complete offer of joinery Windows that open either inwards or outwards We are looking for points of sale The best terms of cooperation windows doors roller shutters garage doors POLAND, Kornice, Spacerowa 4 info@ekookna.pl +48 32 459 15 00, +48 734 174 751 www.ekookna.com C L E A RV I E W-U K . C O M » J A N 2018 » 41