As a long-term Colorcoat® supply chain partner, CA Group Limited has announced that its building products are now available with Tata Steel’s new generation three layer Colorcoat Prisma® pre-finished steel. This latest addition to the Colorcoat® range, launched at the end of September, offers superior ultraviolet (UV) resistance and durability, based on a revolutionary three-layer technology that delivers greatly enhanced aesthetics with exceptional colour and gloss retention. Using cutting-edge clear coat technology, more commonly associated with the automotive Continue Reading »

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Made in the UK Awards – 2017 Finalists

  After winning Large Manufacturer of the Year at the Made in the North East Awards held in Durham in December 2016 we now go forward to represent the North East region at the Made in the UK Awards 2017. Held at The Titanic Hotel in Liverpool on Thursday 22nd June the event is one of the largest UK manufacturing awards dinners. This event is the national final where the winners from 10 regional events come together Continue Reading »

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Prime Rainscreen Facelift

Our range of Prime Rainscreen panels have been re-branded with product names that clearly identify the type of panel and fixing and accommodate our plans to further develop and enhance our offering in the rainscreen marketplace. Prime TFX is our through fix rainscreen panel and was formerly known as Prime II Prime RFX is our recessed fix rainscreen panel and was formerly known as Prime III Prime SFX is our secret fix rainscreen panel and was formerly known Continue Reading »

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

New MatriX Spacer System Bracket Launched

Matrix Logo

CA Building Products have supplied over 5 million m² of roof and wall cladding systems incorporating their Matrix Spacer System since it’s introduction in 2011. As one of the leading cladding spacer systems on the market, the original Matrix system, which utilised brackets from 80 to 300mm, included a unique bar which incorporated a 50mm top flange manufactured from 1.5mm thick steel, unlike any other standard bar on the market at the time. To ensure that the system evolved in line with Continue Reading »

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Sustainable Roof Brings New Lease of Life to Palatine Beds

Building and roofing specialist, Hodgson Sayers, has recently completed the roof refurbishment of the Palatine Beds factory in Westerhope, Newcastle upon Tyne, for client, Your Homes Newcastle, giving the old building a new lease of life. CA Building Products supplied 11,500m² of its robust Twin-Therm® roof system to replace the existing asbestos cement roof, along with new perimeter and valley gutters.  The installation was conducted in seven phases, with the Twin-Therm® roofing system installed onto the building’s Continue Reading »

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Middlesbrough Fire Station Gets a Prime VII Rainscreen Makeover

Front view of the newly refurbished MIddlesbrough Fire Station building

The transformation of Middlesbrough Fire Station, which brings together a brand new facade featuring the latest innovations in rainscreen and the refurbishment of some of the original buildings on the site, is now complete. Specialist installer, Watershed Roofing, opted for the Prime VII rainscreen solution from CA Building Products. The building envelope specialists’ system is part of the broader Prime portfolio and has been developed for use in non-standard situations where the presence of joints and turns Continue Reading »

Monday, July 27th, 2015

Q9 Cladding chooses CA Building Products to help deliver retail project at Rugby

Q9 Cladding Solutions has chosen CA Building Products to help deliver its largest project to date: 300,000sq feet of retail space dubbed ‘Rugby’s newest shopping destination’. The project, which is currently under construction, will form part of Elliott’s Field, an established retail and leisure hub situated two miles from Rugby city centre, close to Junction 1 of the M6. Simon Kellet, Q9’s director of construction commented: “Experts from CA Building Products have been involved from the outset, Continue Reading »

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

CA Building Products chosen for new crossrail operations depot

CA PRODUCTS CHOSEN FOR NEW CROSSRAIL OPERATIONS DEPOT AT OLD OAK COMMON KGM Roofing have appointed CA Building Products to deliver the materials for the building envelope on Crossrail’s Old Oak Common depot, which will be home to Bombardier’s new operations hub. The development will comprise the main, custom-built 24,000m2 depot maintenance facilities, which will house Crossrail rolling stock, as well as other, smaller ancillary buildings. The multi-purpose development, which will create 244 jobs and 16 apprenticeship opportunities, Continue Reading »

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Travis Perkins Group Goes For The Curve

CA Group Limited, has today announced that work has completed on a 65,032sqm logistics centre for the Travis Perkins Group, the UK’s largest supplier to the building and construction market, on Omega North at Junction 8 of the M62 in Warrington, Cheshire. CA Group was responsible for the cladding envelope of the building. The building envelope specialist, worked closely with main contractor, Sir Robert McAlpine Limited, Omega Warrington Limited and architects, Chetwoods to deliver its innovative curved Continue Reading »

Monday, November 10th, 2014

Practise What You Teach: South West Energy Centre

Practise What You Teach: South West Energy Centre Sets a Shining Example as Transpired Solar Collector Technology is Installed. The SolarWall® Transpired Solar Collector (TSC) technology, from CA Group Limited, has been successfully installed at South Devon College’s South West Energy Centre in a move which, it is estimated, will deliver annual heating savings in excess of 15,000kWh and 3.0t CO2 – more than the amount consumed by the average domestic property in the UK[1]. The South Continue Reading »

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014