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YMCA Portadown

Swisspearl Fibre Cement Cladding for New YMCA June 2019 saw the opening of a new 1.5M state-of-the art facility in Jervis Street. The Department of Education provided funding, with some 40K raised by the YMCA.  The building holds a superb sports hall an industrial sized kitchen, meeting rooms and also spaces for arts & [...]

2020-02-02T15:41:09+00:00July 15th, 2019|

House in Tullamore

The building was designed by Axis Architecture.  The Panels used were Swisspearl Carat 7021 R.  This project was a refurbishment of an older dwelling.  One section remained with a slated fibre cement roof and the architect wanted a modern look and a colour to match the existing slates.  The panels were both used [...]

2019-02-08T12:13:33+00:00January 31st, 2018|

Seamus Heaney Home Place, Swisspearl® Façades, Industry leaders in colour and design.

Seamus Heaney Home Place. Swisspearl® Façades, Industry Leaders in Fibre Cement  colour and design. The new state of the art centre “Seamus Heaney Home Place” is now completed. The façade of the building has been finished in various materials that blend harmoniously with the Swisspearl® fibre cement cladding panels. The building designed by Architects WM [...]

2018-05-10T16:55:34+01:00November 17th, 2016|

Swisspearl® – Eternit – Pelicolor Fibre Cement Cladding, “What’s the connection?”

  We are often asked, "What is the connection between Swisspearl®, Pelicolor and Eternit?" The material Fibre-reinforced cement was invented in the late 19th century by the Austrian Ludwig Hatschek, who trademarked the process under the name "Eternit". He sold the license “Eternit” to various manufactures in Europe and it’s often the assumption by [...]

2018-05-10T16:55:34+01:00November 20th, 2015|

Swisspearl® Cladding panels – Scale NEW Heights!

Swisspearl® rainscreen cladding panels were the only cement composite panels that could meet the requirements for the new mountain top oasis, called “The Summit”.   The Location of the ski resort "Snowbird" is 11,000ft above sea level  in Salt Lake City Utah, set to be the highest building in the US. Due to location and the [...]

2018-05-10T16:55:34+01:00November 2nd, 2015|

ARCH EXPO DUBLIN, Kingspan BENCHMARK and Swisspearl

The key features of this Kingspan BENCHMARK systems are: Wide ranges of colours and finishes to choose from the Swisspearl® cement composite panel. No cold bridging, U-values can be achieved of 0.09 W/m²K. Longevity: life expectancy up to 40 years Green Building ratings: BREEAM and LEED Energy Cost Savings over life span of building Reliable [...]

2018-05-10T16:55:34+01:00October 1st, 2015|

Swiss Façades provides innovative way to reduce thermal bridging.

There are various possibilities to reduce thermal bridges in the build-up of rainscreen cladding systems. One of the most common and standard methods used is a thermo-stop behind the wall bracket, this thermal interruption breaks the cold-bridging and reduces the amount of heat loss generated in a cavity build-up. Swiss Façades  introduces the latest innovative [...]

2018-05-10T16:55:34+01:00September 28th, 2015|

The latest cover up in the building trade is revealed in Northern Ireland!

Due to recession and budget cuts, Swiss Facades has seen an increase in the demand for refurbishments of older building. Strabane District Council renovated two projects. Derg Valley leisure Centre Castlederg, and Melvin Sports Centre Strabane. Both of these building were in need of extensive renovations. Swiss Facades provided the external Swisspearl® cement composite panel [...]

2018-05-10T16:55:34+01:00September 28th, 2015|
Swiss Facades - Fibre Cement Rainscreen Cladding

Swisspearl® Fibre Cement Rainscreen Cladding

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