Pendock Facilitates Calm Environment at Ipswich Oncology Day Unit


Pendock, the UK’s leading encasement specialist, has supplied 14 column casings for the refurbishment of the Oncology Day Unit at Ipswich Hospital. This is on the back of a successful scheme undertaken at Ashford Hospital, for whom the British company manufactured similar installations. For the oncology unit refurbishment, though, a variety of column shapes have been specified; some have been tailored to fit around partition walls, while one even finishes on a top of a desk in this attractive and unusual re-development. Happily creating bespoke column casings is a routine exercise for Pendock, being that the company provides a full site survey, design and installation package – if needed – to ensure projects are well managed from start to finish. Kier was … Read More »

Pendock produces bespoke collars for Berkeley’s Vista apartment development

Bespoke Collars

Renowned British manufacturer, Pendock has been based in Telford since 1987 and has developed a wide range of encasement solutions such as Pipe Boxing, Column Casings, Radiator Guards and specialist Perimeter Casings for heating. Not surprisingly in its time, Pendock has provided casement solutions for applications ranging from schools to hospitals, from train stations to hotels. But its most recent contract has focused on a high-end property development, where Pendock was tasked with helping to achieve the architect’s highest – or lowest – aesthetic ambitions. In fact, some 69 GRP Circular Skirting Collars – plus spares – have been specially produced for Berkeley Homes’ high profile new project at Chelsea Bridge overlooking Battersea Park, known as the Vista Project. They are being … Read More »

Pendock provides column casings for Castle School canteen refurbishment

Column Casings

Few indoor spaces present a more challenging environment than a school canteen, which was one of the reasons the design team responsible for a far-reaching refurbishment programme, recently completed within ageing premises close to Scotland’s second city, elected to install six bespoke column casings produced by encasement specialist, Pendock Limited. Mearns Castle School, located on Waterfoot Road in Newton Mearns near Glasgow, has undergone a full interior refit as well as other works by Marshall Construction, with Advanced Refurbishment Ltd. the contractor undertaking the installation of the half dozen, laminate column surrounds. The successful secondary school, established back in 1778, is constantly investing in both the delivery of its curriculum and its facilities: with the canteen being used by hundreds of students … Read More »

Pendock columns greet patients at new Ashford hospital

Pendock Columns

A brand new private healthcare facility in East Kent has been completed with the project’s architects choosing Pendock to supply the imposing pairs of column casings, which flank both the main reception desk and another check-in point within the building. The One Ashford Hospital has been funded by Octopus Healthcare and offers a wide selection of services including 10 consulting rooms, three operating theatres with another held in reserve, 20 en-suite rooms and an MRI scanning suite, plus 10 ambulatory care beds. Octopus Healthcare describes itself as the leading developer and facilities manager for innovative and purpose designed medical facilities: providing specialist asset management expertise and performance, through a dynamic property portfolio. The Chief Executive of One Healthcare, Adrian Stevenson, commented: “Our … Read More »

Pendock panels distinguish staff dining at BG Group

Column casings

The refurbishment of the main staff restaurant within the Reading headquarters of BG Group has included the specification of three large diameter, bespoke column casings and some 40 matching wall panels, all supplied by encasement specialist, Pendock. The work within the ground floor eatery has been carried out by Middlesex based W. & L. Interiors, and this was done over strict weekend phases as the restaurant was always live, Monday through to Friday, which sourced the trio of 12mm gauge laminated wood casings and matching wall panels to satisfy the stringent interior design specifications. The column casings were delivered as pre-shaped ovoid half panels, with male and female edge joints to facilitate site assembly; circumferential to the building’s structural stanchions. In accordance … Read More »

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