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

Minories Hotel Fins Mock-up

Great selection of fins have been installed onsite this week as a mockup on our Minories project.

Bag it beat it – British Heart Foundation

Following the success during the ‘Bag it, Beat it’ campaign for British Heart Foundation last year, we took the time to contribute once again to this worthy cause.

Quadrant 4 Award

FRIDAY ANNOUNCEMENT Quadrant 4 (the transformation of the 1930s Art Deco Hotel Building off Piccadilly Circus into 48 luxury apartments) has won the AJ Retrofit Award for Best Housing (£5m and over).

West Downs – University of Winchester Site Update

Excellent to see Block A of the University of Winchester taking shape with the steelwork well underway.

Wedge House Hotel Site Update

Excellent progress being made on Wedge House Hotel with the bulk of the precast panels now installed.

Barts Square Site Udpate

Excellent progress being made so far on the Barts Square project with installation of the precast panels already underway.

Congratulations to Danielle Nash – Fully accredited IOSH Member

Congratulations to Danielle Nash for passing the IOSH course to be a fully accredited IOSH member.

Interesting insights from the Commercial Director…

Gareth has worked as Colorminium Commercial Director for 2 years, prior to this he was Deputy Regional Commercial Manager at Sir Robert McAlpine

Minories Hotel – Site Update

Great to see site progress being made on the Minories Hotel project.

Welcome Tamzin Gilder – Operations Executive Assistant

Great to have another addition to the team here at Colorminium. Welcome Tamzin Gilder to the team as an Executive Assistant to the Operations Department.

Business Breakfast 2

A great collaborative discussion held this morning at Searcys, The Gherkin. Again another successful event…

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.