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Use of 13N Thermal Blocks in Ireland

Do I Need to use a 13N Thermal Block in Ireland?

There is some confusion in the Irish market about the requirement for a 13N thermal block and our Technical by Quinn team have received a number of enquiries about a 13N Quinn Lite block. In our latest Your Questions Answered video, Jason Martin of our Technical by Quinn team addresses these queries....

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Rooftile Fixing Requirements

What are the changes to roof fixing requirements in UK and Ireland?

In recent years there have been changes to the British and Irish standards regarding the fixing of Rooftiles, and our Technical by Quinn team receive a number of queries about these standards. Ollie Fay, our resident Rooftiles technical expert explains the requirements in our latest Your Questions...

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Quinn at Archi Expo

Two National Exhibitions for Technical by Quinn Team

The Technical by Quinn Team attended Architecture Expo 2018 and Buildeng 2018 in recent weeks to promote SIMS by Quinn (Super Insulated Masonry Solution) and the full range of Quinn products. Architecture Expo is one of Ireland’s largest construction sector exhibitions and runs in partnership with...

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Beaulieu Park Schools

Quinn Precast Case Study: Beaulieu Park Schools

Quinn Precast were selected to manufacture and install the Precast Stairs and Hollowcore flooring at the new Beaulieu Park School in Essex, which consists of four buildings constructed on a 12 Hectar complex. The school is Essex’s first ‘All Through’ School featuring nursery, primary and secondary...

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Quinn Educational Partnership St. Michael's

Award winning Quinn and St. Michael’s partnership: Two years on

 “I am extremely impressed with the type and scale of this partnership,” said then Minister for Education, Mr. Peter Weir, as he opened the Quinn Centre of Excellence in St. Michael’s College back in 2016. The event marked the launch of an educational partnership between Quinn and St. Michael’s which...

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SIMS by Quinn Benefits

What is SIMS by Quinn and what are the benefits?

We’ve recently introduced SIMS by Quinn to the marketplace and have several enquiries about the new system for our Technical Team. Jason Martin has headed up the development of SIMS, and provides details of the systemitself and its benefits in our latest video.  What is SIMS by Quinn? The term SIMS...

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New Quinn Cement Range Announced at NBG Visit to Quinn Facilities

Representatives of one of the UK’s largest merchants’ buying groups, National Buying Group (NBG), recently visited Quinn Building Products’ facilities in Fermanagh and Cavan. Quinn Building Products presented plans to launch three new bagged cement products in the coming weeks. The new line will include...

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