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  Balustrade Design Guide – Part 3: Infills

Having covered stanchions and handrails in Parts 1 & 2 of Neaco’s Balustrade Design Guide, Part 3 focuses on  balustrade infills. This element offers the most variety of choice in terms of aesthetics. Each option has its own attributes and suitability for certain environments. Responsibility for compliance to regulations lies with the architect, so it’s…More

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New hospital wing features major balustrade specification from Neaco

Bradford Royal Infirmary’s new multi-million pound hospital wing features a major balustrade specification supplied by Neaco. The £28 million wing was designed by Bowman Riley as part of Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s £75 million investment on improving patient care in its hospitals over the next five years. Stairwells, ramps, bridges and void areas feature…More


Fawcetts Yard taps into rich seam of Neaco style

Neaco’s aluminium grille and glass balustrade systems are once again proving their value in contemporary design schemes following a specification at Fawcetts Yard, a new development of luxury homes in Harrogate.   Designed by Bramhall Blenkharn and built by HACS Construction, the select development comprises four stylish three-storey homes alongside a workshop/studio. The balconies on…More

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Contemporary balconies add to seaside appeal

Another development of luxury apartments – this time on the scenic coast of Yorkshire – has specified Neaco’s range of glass balconies, balustrade and metal grating. Located in the popular coastal town of Bridlington, the complex of 32 properties includes balustrade installed to a terrace to the front of the building, our standard Juliet glass balcony…More


Balustrade Design Guide – Part 2: Handrails

Balustrade for stairs, mezzanine floors, partitions and barriers can be a complex design requirement with a wide range of aspects to consider. With that in mind, Neaco’s Guide to Balustrade Design is a four-part series which explains requirements for each key balustrade component. Part 1 focused on stanchions. In Part 2, we’re focusing on handrails…More


By George, that’s a jolly impressive list!

The  arrival of St. George’s Day has given Neaco pause to reflect on the iconic English projects which have specified our products. We’ve notched up an impressive list, from heritage buildings and royal appointments to arenas of sport and television – here are seven of our most famous…   Buckingham Palace   Few buildings are…More



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