Double-skin facades are an emerging trend in the architectural space. What are the benefits to implementing perforated metal into a double-skin facade?
Facade design has changed quite drastically over the last few years thanks to new tech. What are the key trends in modern facade design?
John Wardle Architects designed the new Learning and Teaching building at the Clayton campus of Monash University. Locker Group produced massive perforated metal sheets in multiple profiles for the project. How do these contribute to the building’s unique look and what were the challenges of this project?
The regulations for rooftop access, mezzanines, platforms and industrial flooring are fairly stringent. Locker Group’s Gripspan metal planking has been developed to meet these standards, and excels at doing so. What are the factors that make Gripspan such an effective material for flooring and access?
Locker Group have produced perforated metal for decades and we believe each profile has a unique character. Which character is going to best for your project, you ask? Well, that depends entirely on you, but here are a few ideas to get you started.
Conveyor belting is hugely beneficial to the food industry, from automated processes to more efficient throughput. But is plastic or metal the better material for conveyor belts in the food industry? Here are four reasons why metal is the only way to go.
While Australia may be seeing less growth in the manufacturing industry than we have in previous eras, the end is not near. The manufacturing sector is still moving along nicely, and as consumer needs change our industries may need to follow suit if we wish to build the industry back up again.
Buildings designed to meet only the basic functional requirements are disruptive to a human’s intrinsic need for novelty and sensation. A creatively designed facade contributes to the ongoing mental and emotional well-being of users and locals, and perforated metal offers a way to make your mark.
Nothing says “typical Australian summer activity” like building your own spaceship. Here’s four tips to make your ship the most durable in the galaxy.