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How do stair widths influence balustrade design?

Posted on 20th January 2022

Stair cores are often designed to the smallest scale possible to maximise floor space across the building.  However, narrow stair widths impact the way in which balustrades and handrails are fixed to the stair and the compliance of the overall balustrade system.

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How much do offsite balustrades cost?

Posted on 13th January 2022

Based on a 10-storey building with one stair core, the offsite balustrade approach can cost around £15,000- £20,000. Offsite modular balustrades are typically purchased as a supply only product, allowing for greater cost certainty with the only variables being delivery and the assembly tasks (dependent on project programme).

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How do Light Reflectance Values (LRV) affect handrail specification?

Posted on 5th January 2022

What are Light Reflectance Values? LRV’s are a measure of the percentage of visible and useable light that is reflected from a surface when illuminated by a light source. Measured on a scale of 0, absorbing black that reflects no light, to 100, reflecting white that reflects all light.

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How do offsite balustrades save costs by 30%?

Posted on 24th November 2021

Offsite balustrades are commonly installed to precast concrete stairs before they reach site. Using cast in fixing sockets in the stair mould, the pre-assembled balustrades are installed to the stairs before they are craned into the stairwell.

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Baltic Business Quarter MSCP Underway for Konnekt®

Posted on 8th November 2021

Konnekt are making great progress at the Baltic Business Quarter MSCP in Gateshead, providing a galvanised steel modular vertical bar balustrade system.

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