Colorminium

Engineering The Exceptional

Colorminium specialises in the delivery of solutions for complex façades and building envelopes through consultation and construction, setting the standard of excellence in the translation of architectural vision into a building reality.

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Triton Court Atrium

London EC2

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The Curve

Slough, Berkshire

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127-135 Sloane Street

London, SW1X

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Royal Holloway University

Surrey, TW20

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Jewish Community Centre (JW3)

London NW3

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Bonhams Auction House

London W1

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5-6 St James’s Square

London SW1

Welcome Rory Harris – Project Manager

We are very pleased to welcome a new staff member to the company.

Barts Square Site Update

Great to see some recent photos showing excellent progress being made onsite on the Barts Square project.

Colorminium history/progression

The year is 1976 and Colorminium has just entered the glazing market for the first time…

Off-site construction development

With the Government favouring offsite manufacturing on all publicly funded construction project from 2019, Colorminium are at the forefront of this industry change and direction.

Colorminium All-staff BBQ

On Friday afternoon the Colorminium Team enjoyed a few hours away from the whirlwind to develop the teamwork culture and reward the teams hard work so far this year.

Movement and Tolerance?

Tolerances are everywhere in manufacturing and construction and rightly so.

Business Breakfast Summary

For a long period and arguably gathering momentum, the façade industry has and is a risky business, borne out with a steady stream of business failure over the years.

West Downs Update

Excellent progress being made on the University of Winchester, West Downs scheme.

Colorminium interview Phil Sedge – Head of Facades at Mace

Phil has worked in the Curtain Walling Industry for 30 years. He has worked for facade contractors building prestigious projects across London.

Wedge House, Hoxton Hotel Update

Great progress being made at Wedge House, Hoxton Hotel with the frame topping out.

Site Awards

Excellent to see our Site Managers promoting a culture of high-performance, teamwork and Health & Safety

How does building movement affect 50 and 60 mm stick curtain wall façades?

The main building movements factors we need to consider are deadload and live load.

CWCT Course

Great to see further examples of how Colorminium continue to invest in their staff through an extensive training programme.

Quality in Construction Summit

Design Manager, Mauro Barradas of Colorminium attended the Quality in Construction Summit earlier this month.

Colorminium interview Vincent Smith from AGC Interpane Glass Suppliers

We sat down with Vincent Smith of Interpane to understand further as to his view of the direction of the industry.

Wedge House Project Update

Recent release of photos from site, show excellent progress being made on the Wedge House Hotel project.

National Cup-cake Day

It is our duty and a privilege to care for those in need, and as we continue to take up our corporate social responsibility, we took part in the National Cupcake Day today to support the Alzheimer’s society.

Design Team Away-Day

Great off-site team strategy session yesterday with the key Colorminium design team personnel working through the improvement of our people, processes and partner relationships.

CWCT Course – Built-up walls: Construction & Specification

Developing and Training our staff continues to be an essential part of the business.  It was excellent to have some of our Preconstruction staff.

CWCT Course – Fires performance in facades

Great to have Dougie Wells, Charles Strachan and Daniel Cristolovean attend a CWCT course last week on Fire Performance of Facades.

Dynamic Facade Testing: When and Why should you do it?

It’s a tough question really because a façade is rarely a single entity with no variations.

What is compliance for Colorminium?

Contemplating what Compliance really is for Colorminium …

Company Culture

Creating the extremely strong company culture that we have at Colorminium takes collaboration.

Colorminium Interview with Lars Anders from Priedemann Facade Experts

We sat down with Lars Anders, Managing Director of Priedemann to understand his approach to the market and his view of the industry.

Safety Leadership

Working within the construction industry, adhering to health and safety regulations is, of course, essential.