St Catherine's Health Centre

Trespa façade panels specified for £32m health centre

Birkenhead, United Kingdom

 -  27 Jan 2014 - 16:24

Demolishing a Victorian hospital and designing a £32 million health centre in its place would appear to present the architect with the classic blank canvas. If only. Not only did the new St Catherine’s Health Centre in Birkenhead have to interact with the Grade II listed church on its doorstep, the building had to be erected alongside the old hospital while it was still functioning.

To compound the challenge, more than 20 medical departments had to be incorporated into the tight space, on a sloping plot which fell four metres.

Trespa at Material Xperience 2014

Trespa’s smart surfaces at Material Xperience 2014

Weert, Netherlands

 -  10 Jan 2014 - 11:11

Trespa will showcase its innovative Matt Finish and its newest Naturals and Wood Decors at the Material Xperience 2014, which will be held from January 22nd-24th at the Ahoy Rotterdam convention centre in The Netherlands. Organized annually, the  Material Xperience exhibit allows architects and creative professionals to experience the latest smart materials.

Southampton Hospital gets specialist Trespa treatment

London, United Kingdom

 -  25 Oct 2013 - 15:51

A major construction and refurbishment programme at Southampton General Hospital has seen a number of key buildings given a fresh outlook thanks to Trespa® Meteon® façade panels.

Architects Studio Four have worked with Trespa on a number of previous projects and knew that the company’s Trespa® Meteon® panels would prove ideal for Southampton General.

The Second Issue of Think Trespa Magazine is out

Weert, Netherlands

 -  09 Oct 2013 - 15:18

The second issue of Think Trespa Magazine, the worldwide publication on excellence and meaningful ventilated façades, is out and focuses on sustainability and natural materials.

In this number, learn about the Trespa’s sustainability policy, its commitment to reduce its impact on the environment and the availability of the entire Trespa® Meteon® range with PEFCTM or FSCTM certification upon request, in restricted quantities and jurisdictions.

Trespa at MADE Expo 2013

Weert, Netherlands

 -  19 Sep 2013 - 09:24

Trespa International B.V., a leading developer of innovative and high quality panels for cladding and decorative façades, exhibited at MADE Expo 2013 in Milan, Italy, from 02-05th of October.  MADE is one of the largest trade shows in Europe that focuses on the construction and architecture industry.

Located at Hall 1, stand B20, Trespa introduced to the Italian market the New Natural Touch selection, which features the recently developed Matt finish, a new range of Naturals decors and six new Wood Decors that enrich the existing Trespa® Meteon® panel range.

Trespa Partners With Tender2

Hasselt, Belgium

 -  26 Jul 2013 - 15:36

Trespa Belux has partnered with Tender2 by Royal Botania, a luxurious and ephemeral pop-up hotel installed at the beach of Knokke-Heist in Belgium.

Designed by architects Patrick Dumont and Patrick Sterkx, the façade of this two-storey concept suite captures the nature of  its surroundings by using Trespa® Meteon® panels. Shaped as hexagons and turned 60°, the panels have different reflections according to the sunlight.

Trespa develops environmental credentials with BREEAM rating

London, United Kingdom

 -  13 Jun 2013 - 11:57

Trespa has a long track record as a leading innovator in the field of architectural materials and has a strong commitment to sustainability.

The company works closely with architects, designers, installers, distributors and end users to ensure all its products not only meet the requirements of each individual project, but also maintain Trespa’s credentials as an environmentally aware manufacturer.