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Going global – Lakesmere’s international journey continues

October 10th, 2017 Posted in: Business Development, Lakesmere

With the completion of a major infrastructure contract in Hong Kong almost in sight, Lakesmere’s international team is making a name for itself across Hong Kong and South East Asia. …Read this article »

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Making it – one year on at Portadown

September 13th, 2017 Posted in: Lakesmere

In the summer of 2016, McMullen Facades moved into its new manufacturing facility in Portadown, Northern Ireland.  Three times bigger than the company’s previous premises, McMullen’s new factory is the …Read this article »

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Green roof solutions for the urban jungle

June 23rd, 2017 Posted in: Lakesmere

Like any roofing specialist worth its mettle, the expertise of the Lakesmere Group is not just restricted to delivering aluminium roofing contracts.  Following the completion of our largest nature roof …Read this article »

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Lifting the curtain on façade thermal engineering

March 23rd, 2017 Posted in: Business Development

As buildings are increasingly judged on their performance as well as their appearance, the role of the thermal engineer is taking centre stage. We take a closer look at how …Read this article »

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On her majesty’s service…

February 14th, 2017 Posted in: Lakesmere, Project Focus

In the month that the Queen celebrated her Sapphire Jubilee and became the UK’s longest reigning monarch, we take a look at some of the projects within our own portfolio …Read this article »

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Getting on with off-site

January 17th, 2017 Posted in: Industry Issues

The recently published Farmer Review makes it clear what the construction industry must do to survive the challenges that lay ahead but will the stark choice to ‘modernise or die’ …Read this article »

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Creating a design team that is built to last

November 14th, 2016 Posted in: Lakesmere

It was during my time as an architectural technician that I first became interested in façade design.  That was over twenty years ago and the journey from apprentice to designer …Read this article »

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Multifaceted – creating facades with personality

September 7th, 2016 Posted in: Lakesmere

Conveying a building’s sense of character and individuality is no easy feat. In many schools, hospitals and other public realm buildings, one way that this has traditionally been achieved is …Read this article »

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Monumental moments – how London’s past is shaping its future skyline

June 30th, 2016 Posted in: Lakesmere

  From the Lakesmere Group’s London office we are fortunate to have access to some spectacular views of the city’s ever evolving skyline and our vantage point on King William …Read this article »

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Lakesmere’s Northern Soul

May 4th, 2016 Posted in: Lakesmere

Construction in London is often seen as setting the pace for the rest of the UK but following the Chancellor’s most recent Budget, the headlines have been dominated with talk …Read this article »

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