In Belgium, two churches have recently been restored by specialists Golinvaux: The Church of Saint-Martin in Arlon, which is designated as an exceptional Walloon heritage site, and Saint-Nicolas-en-Havré in Mons. In order to protect the renovated structures against the elements, both during the build and for the long term, Golinvaux has fitted its usual underlay of choice: DuPont™ Tyvek®.
The advanced breather membrane for modern buildings Tyvek® Supro Plus adds confidence in a dramatic, exposed setting.
DuPont building membrane solutions were a high-end developers pick to bring durable protection and outstanding thermal efficiency to luxury homes in Strathaven, Scotland.
To ensure structures perform as designed, every detail counts. Tyvek® FlexWrap tapes are ingenious solutions from DuPont created to maximise the functionality of breather membranes and air and vapour control layers by adapting to the most challenging penetrations in the building envelope.
Following the dramatic earthquake in Abruzzo of April 2009, an innovative reconstruction project called C.A.S.E. (C.A.S.E. stands for “Complex Anti-seismic Sustainable Ecocompatible”) has been finalized by “CogEsi”: realized in record time, seven condominiums (each one with 25 apartments) meeting modern eco-sustainable and anti-seismic building
The medieval St. Germanus Church on the picturesque Rame Peninsula in Cornwall is one such architectural and cultural gem which now has a new roof benefitting from a reliable, hi-tech DuPont™ Tyvek® underlay.
The renewed Liverpool Central Library is a landmark £50 million redevelopment of a Grade II* listed building in a UNESCO World Heritage location. This exemplary scheme has employed advanced methods and materials to both restore important historic features and add bold new additions.
The impressive new 1,435 square metres Little Venice Sports Centre, in Paddington, West London was commissioned by Westminster Council to provide the very best in leisure and learning facilities for the community. It was also designed to be as energy-efficient as possible and the specification of advanced materials and systems was core to the project.
During the challenging restoration of St Augustine’s in Scotland, skilled craftsmen were able to faithfully recreate the original unventilated roof – while also improving energy efficiency and working to meet new Building Regulations – with the help brand-leading breather membrane DuPont™ Tyvek® Supro.