Aryzta Bakery (Food & Drink Industry)

Aryzta Bakery is a food production company supplying the UK’s largest fast food chain with bakery products. Aryzta had moved some new machinery into a critical area of the factory and required extensive cooling to maintain correct operating temperatures and Read More

DS Smith Plastics, Torpoint (Manufacturing)

With the success of earlier projects with DS Smith, GatorDuct were asked to supply a separate system to serve an area with high heat gains from critical machinery. The machines were required to be kept at a constant temperature and Read More

By Paradigm Office Installation (Commercial Environment)

Brief: By paradigm group moved into new offices in 2015 and GatorDuct provided a sustainable & natural ductwork system. Due to expansion, by Paradigm Group relocated offices to Lowry Mill near Manchester. The space was a shell and hadn’t changed much Read More

Sustainable Ductwork System for S I Sealy and Lampton School

Lampton School (Education Sector)

Brief : The engineering team at Lampton school in west London engaged with GatorDuct to create a sustainable ductwork solution for their academy’s new Sixth Form building. GatorDuct was selected to provide a sustainable and creative ductwork solution for Lampton Read More

Ductwork System Installation for AG Barr

AG Barr Project (Food & Drink Industry)

Brief: AG Barr engaged with by paradigm group to provide a sustainable design & build solution to their overheating problem experienced in three of their sites located in the UK, Milton Keynes, Cumbernauld and Strathmore. All projects incorporated evaporative cooling Read More

GatorDuct Brocure Shoot

GatorDuct brochure photo shoot

Directed by: The Chase Photography: Emily Dennison Location: NQ Studios Manchester Starring: 250mm Square GatorDuct System Quote of the day: “Oh Matthew, I think we have it, Sexy Duct!” Looking forward to the big reveal. Thanks to all at NQ Read More

GatorDuct featured in CIBSE

GatorDuct features in CIBSE

There are alternatives to galvanised steel ductwork, including lightweight products made from fabric and even cardboard. Optimise system design Ductwork is a major component of ventilation systems and is typically made of steel, which has a high embodied energy impact. Read More

As recommended by CIBSE

A collaboration between CIBSE and the WRAP to reduce resource waste has identified industry initiatives that could lead to changes in the way that building services are designed and delivered. CIBSE is working with WRAP ‘to increase awareness of the Read More

Are cardboard buildings the future?

Cheap, environmentally friendly and easy to manufacture, the temporary cathedral in Christchurch, New Zealand is being built out of it. So is flatpack housing the way forward? Cardboard? Really? It’s the common reaction to the idea of making buildings out Read More