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  • Plastic Piping – Blessing Or Curse?

    The word "plastics" is like a red rag to a bull for those amongst us who have use the wrong plastic in the wrong place and paid the price for our intended inventiveness. Many times we have heard the words “Kermit pipe” or “ that green ***T!” But don’t forget we used to say things like that about copper when it was brought into the Building services market in the '60s. So. Obtaining contracts is hard these days ...

    Posted at June 17, 2012 | By : | Categories : Articles | Comments Off on Plastic Piping – Blessing Or Curse?
  • A Personal View On Comfort Conditions

    I have been in the building services engineering business for 60 Years and seen many changes in how we in this great country of ours have changed in our thoughts on comfort. Our climate can become a nightmare, material changes have been a minefield of problems and now on the 21st century we have at last accepted that underfloor heating is a good principle. Low operating temperatures can be run of both conventional boilers and heat ...

    Posted at April 6, 2014 | By : | Categories : Articles | Comments Off on A Personal View On Comfort Conditions
  • Plastic Piping Systems – mysterious, confusing and not trustworthy ?

    When I first came into this building service industry 60 years ago it was a mind blowing experience of men who had worked and carried out practices on materials and methods of installation that they had been taught by their fathers. This is the way we do it and always have done! That was the introduction, metal pipes not even copper, all very heavy, welded and screwed covered in oil ,snags that tore your fingers ...

    Posted at March 6, 2014 | By : | Categories : Articles | Comments Off on Plastic Piping Systems – mysterious, confusing and not trustworthy ?
  • BEKA Klima Underfloor Mats

    The BEKA capillary tube mats lie in the screed layer directly at the floor surface. Evenly distributed heat radiation with short response times increases your sense of well-being. This cost-effective variant of radiant underfloor heating and underfloor cooling mats is mainly used in new buildings with standard construction materials for insulation and sealing. The preferred capillary mat type used for radiant underfloor heating systems in screed is P.VS30.   Thin Layer Radiant Underfloor Heating Mats

    Posted at August 13, 2014 | By : | Categories : Articles | 1 Comment
  • NEWS – BEKA Klima technical support

    News CTSL have been appointed as the exclusive UK technical support partner for Beka Klima heating cooling grids! In the current climate of multi development of apartments this system is ideal for speed of installation,cost saving,reduction in piping services and the possible elimination of the central plantroom. Working from heat pumps or traditional heat source. Can be used in the following manner, Heated & or cooling ceilings Heating & or cooling walls Underfloor heating in refurbished ...

    Posted at August 13, 2014 | By : | Categories : Articles | Comments Off on NEWS – BEKA Klima technical support