ONE SMALL BRACKET, ONE “GAME CHANGING” IMPACT ON PROJECT COSTS

2019-11-15T13:46:32+00:00

A small change on a fixing detail is promising to deliver massive site time and cost savings for M&E projects. Gilberts (Blackpool) claims its new bracket for grilles and diffusers saves on average 10 minutes/grille in fixing. It also eliminates the need for skilled or semi-skilled labour to install the ventilators.. “Without overstating the case, [...]

GILBERTS RISES TO THE (LOFTY) CHALLENGE OF HELPING ACHIEVE BREEAM ‘OUTSTANDING’ RATING FOR ‘GROUND-BREAKING’ CITY CENTRE MIXED USE

2019-11-11T13:54:59+00:00

The ventilation strategy designed by Gilberts (Blackpool) has already proved its capability to deliver on massively-varying requirements for the ‘ground-breaking’ 143m high Manhattan Loft Gardens in the heart of London. Within days of the 42-storey mixed use tower opening, temperatures outside reached 30°C in the shade, yet inside guests felt cool and fresh, whether in [...]

BSkyB, Ireland and the UK’s leading Home Entertainment and Communications Company

2019-07-10T11:08:36+00:00

BSkyB, Ireland and the UK’s leading Home Entertainment and Communications Company, opened its Dublin HQ and Customer Contact Centre in The Burlington Plaza Office Complex, Dublin 4 in 2013. The BSkyB area is 100,000 sq ft and is located on half the 4th Floor and the full 5th Floor of this state of the art [...]

PRIMARK & GILBERTS- THE FIRST AND NOW THE BIGGEST

2019-06-21T14:33:29+00:00

The world’s biggest Primark store is making the most of its space- through to its ventilation. Gilberts Blackpool- the air movement specialist that provided the air distribution outlets for Primark’s first UK store over 20 years ago- has now facilitated a fresh environment for shoppers at the latest Primark to open its doors: the Birmingham [...]

ALL OF A TWITTER OVER ENVIRONMENTAL RECOGNITION

2019-06-19T11:42:19+00:00

A unique design of ventilation grille from Gilberts Blackpool has helped Twitter achieve its first platinum level LEED (leadership in energy & environmental design) award in the world. The social media brand’s European, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) headquarters in Cumberland Place, Dublin, is Twitter’s biggest office outside the US. The six storey, 1970s building [...]

GILBERTS HELPS THE MACALLAN SHOWCASE BRAND VALUES

2019-06-19T11:34:00+00:00

The Macallan’s new distillery and visitor experience is showcasing quality and craftsmanship beyond its own brand values. The £140m 14,800m2 venue that is home to the world’s leading luxury single malt(1) is being ventilated by grilles and diffusers manufactured by Gilberts, the UK’s primary independent air movement specialist, and installed by SES Engineering Services. The [...]

GILBERTS’ ROLE IN DELIVERING IMPROVED POLICING

2019-06-19T11:23:28+00:00

Lancashire Constabulary’s West Division Police Headquarters will deliver a better environment for all occupants, thanks in part to its neighbour, Gilberts Blackpool. The state of the art, eco-friendly building, which has cost in excess of £20m, is the biggest single investment in the force’s history, will provide an improved working environment for the officers and [...]

GILBERTS HELPS PAPWORTH DELIVER HEALTHY PERFORMANCE

2019-06-19T11:20:18+00:00

The new Royal Papworth Hospital is set to achieve the highest energy efficiency, sustainability rating yet awarded to a UK hospital, helped in part through Gilberts Blackpool. Designed by HOK, and built by Skanska, the new building on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus has an EPC target rating of B, and is constructed to allow reconfiguration [...]