Further Solid Wall Insulation Works in Broxtowe

At the start of the year, SBS was shortlisted for the Project of the Year category in the 2019 Building Communities Awards, hosted by Efficiency East Midlands. The project in question was commissioned by Broxtowe Borough Council and involved installing a PermaRock external wall insulation system to 233 occupied properties.

External wall insulation, ECO3
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Aerial Video Shows High-Rise Results

Last year (2018), SBS completed external wall insulation works to six high-rise residential blocks at Scholes Village in Wigan. The properties were all occupied and included five 12-storey blocks, and a more complex 10-storey block.

In May 2019, we commissioned an aerial survey of the finished results. As the accompanying photographs show, the finish still looks pristine and the system as a whole is performing flawlessly.

Growing Demand for High Rise External Wall Insulation

External wall insulation, high-rise, tower blocks
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External Refurbishment of PRC Properties, Bromford

SBS is one of four contractors recently appointed to a new multi-measure scheme in the Midlands. The work was procured through the Merlin Framework on behalf of Bromford Housing Association.  

SBS was appointed to the Merlin framework a number of years ago, but it won its place on this latest contract as a result of a mini tender. Its bid was assessed on the basis of price and quality. The quality elements of the submission were judged by criteria including experience, knowledge and understanding; resources and management structure; and added social value and innovation.

External wall insulation, roofing
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South Wales Roofing & Insulation Scheme Nears Completion

In 2018, SBS began a £920,000 scheme for The Vale of Glamorgan Council, which involved re-roofing and fitting solid wall insulation to 76 occupied properties. The scheme is now nearing completion, with many local families already enjoying warmer homes and lower heating bills.

Located within 14 residential blocks in Barry, South Wales, the properties have been fitted with a BBA-certified external wall insulation system manufactured by the British manufacturer Soltherm. It comprises EPS insulation and an acrylic render.

External wall insulation, re-roofing
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Solid Wall Insulation for Winwood Heights High Rise

SBS is currently working as a specialist EWI installer on two tower blocks and a new-build retirement village in Nottingham. The scheme involves fitting PermaRock solid wall insulation to two existing 14-storey tower blocks - Winchester and Woodthorpe Courts - and to a collection of newly built residential properties.

high rise, tower blocks, External wall insulation
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New Insulation Framework, Derby Homes

Social housing provider, Derby Homes has awarded SBS a number one ranking in its new four-year framework for external wall insulation services.

The organisation's Insulation Installations Framework covers  a variety of energy efficiency measures and has a potential value of up to £4 million over four years. It awarded Sustainable Building Services (SBS) a place under two categories of work: Schedule 1, Lot 3 - External Wall Insulation; and Schedule 2 - External Render Repairs.

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