In 1715 the eminent British Author, Daniel Defoe, said: “Liverpool(e) is one of the wonders of Britain. What it may grow to in time I know not.” It is in this spirit that The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) will open a new national architecture centre, RIBA North, on 17th June on the Liverpool Waterfront, designed by Matt Brook of Broadway Malyan – who also designed Mann Island. Here, FC&A looks at RIBA’s latest centre.
A Vasco aluminium radiator not only has architectural design but high level efficiency, low level running costs and extremely swift heat production. Aluminium is a super-efficient heat conductor which means that an aluminium radiator can be surprisingly compact, use only two litres of water, but have an incredibly impressive heat output leading to significant energy savings.
During periods of cold and windy weather, why allow the temperature in your lobby to drop? Just because it is chilly outside, doesn’t mean your reception area should be cold too.