Clearview National October 2017 - Issue 191 - Page 26

PROUD SPONSOR OF INDUSTRY NEWS INDUSTRYNEWS THE RACE OF MY LIFE PROJECT CATCH OF THE DAY FOR GUERNSEY RESTAURANT » » ALUMINIUM SPECIALIST CDW Systems recently supplied its market leading products for a new waterfront restaurant, the Octopus Bar and Restaurant on the south side of Havelet Bay in St Peter Port, Guernsey. The restaurant boasts ‘one of the best views in Guernsey’ towards Herm, Jethou and Sark and a varied international menu including locally freshly sourced seafood. CDW Systems supplied curtain walling and wide-span sliding doors for the project, which were installed by Stainless Steel Fabrications. Sapa’s Elegance 52 is a high-performance curtain walling system designed to meet the demands of modern architecture. With a 52mm width, Elegance 52 offers slim sightlines while maintaining the necessary strength requirements. The project also incorporated Visoglide Plus sliding doors from Smarts. The system is ideal for maximising light and space in commercial projects, and delivers superior thermal performance. Mike Davis, Managing Director of CDW Systems, comments: “Octopus encapsulates a sleek and modern aesthetic internally so it was important the exterior matched. “Our products combine contemporary styling with unmatched performance that is ideal for a marine environment to protect against unpredictable weather and salt corrosion.” 26 » OCT 2017 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M » » SWISSPACER IS THE ‘PRESENTING Sponsor’ for around-the-world sailor, Matthias Eigenmann, a participant of the ‘Clipper Round the World’ sailing regatta. The race is described as one of the toughest endurance tests known, with all participants being amateur sailors. Guided by a professional skipper, the team will sail eight legs, and cover 40,000 nautical miles across six oceans. Matthias will sail on the Greenings race team for 11 months covering Uruguay, South Africa, Australia, China, the USA and more. The regatta departed from Albert Dock, Liverpool on Sunday 20th August. Matthias, who is 36 years old, has grown up sailing around Lake Constance, Zurich, which is next to SWISSPACER’s global headquarters. He has a passion for environmental causes, which is shared by SWISSPACER. Money raised from sponsorship will be donated to ‘The Ocean Cleanup’ project, which is focused on developing new technologies to catch plastic and waste found in the ocean. SWISSPACER Managing Director Andreas Geith comments: “We’re delighted to be the ‘Presenting Sponsor’ for The Race of My Life sailor Matthias Eigenmann. Environmental issues will only continue to increase if we do not proactively support initiatives, such as the Ocean Clean-up.” Glass & Glazing has it covered » » A LOCAL CRICKET CLUB IN Yorkshire has once again benefited from Morley Glass & Glazing’s support, with the business stepping in to help finance a new crease cover for the team. Mirfield Parish Cavaliers Cricket currently operates a 1st XI and A Team in the Central Yorkshire Cricket League, as well as being members of the Heavy Woollen District Junior Cricket league where it runs U9, U11, U13 & U15 sides. Now, thanks to Morley’s continued sponsorship, the club’s home ground on Wellhouse Lane in Mirfield has benefited from a crease cover to help preserve the pitch during inclement weather. Ian Short, Morley’s managing director, said: “Morley has long been a supporter of grass roots sports club, and we’re fortunate to have some really great local clubs to be able to give back to.Given that the weather in Yorkshire can be anything but predictable, no doubt the new cover will see its fair share of action this season.” The Leeds-based sealed unit manufacturer and ScreenLine® integral blinds supplier is a committed supporter of local sport clubs and societies, with sponsorships for several community rugby, cricket and even dancing organisations.