Clearview South January 2014 - Issue 146 - Page 8

INDUSTRYNEWS Full steam ahead Halo customer Bennion & Sons completed an exciting installation recently, after the Wakefield-based company were asked to fit 50 replacement windows at The Kirklees Light Railway Station (KLR). Director, Sam Bennion explains: “The job was to remove the existing, rotting timber windows and replace them with high-spec, double glazed PVC-U alternatives. The windows were of bespoke size and included a number of absolute privacy glass units, and obscure glass for areas such as public toilets. “We used the esteemed Eclipse profile from Halo as it was the perfect choice to meet the high specification required by KLR and their energy efficiency requirements. All of the windows were fitted with opening top lights to improve ventilation during the summer months.” Eclipse is a fully-versatile and totallyintegrated 70mm system, which is integrated with Halo’s Esthetique chambered 70mm system, meaning the same thermal inserts, beads, ancillaries, reinforcements, mouldings and hardware are used, which help to keep stock holding to a minimum. It also offers excellent thermal efficiency and can achieve a WER ‘A’ rating. Stuart Ross, General Manager of Kirklees Light Railway comment 3