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Replacement and refurbishment of aging systems
Replacement and refurbishment of aging systems
After many years of service, any machine will begin to show signs of age so it remains vital that regular maintenance is carried out.
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March 13th, 2018
Safety features and policies to protect us all
Safety features and policies to protect us all
The safety of Building Maintenance Unit operators working at height, building tenants and the general public is at the core of every building access system project Manntech undertake.
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March 1st, 2018
Australian architectural trends for 2018
Australian architectural trends for 2018
Architecture in Australia is moving away from simplistic ‘big box’ building designs and towards a greater emphasis on the built environment as a ‘living’ space which people can interact with.
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February 14th, 2018
New technology: 3D climbing Building Maintenance Units
New technology: 3D climbing Building Maintenance Units
3D climbing Building Maintenance Units are capable of moving in three dimensions, changing both the climbing angle and direction of travel at the same point on the track.
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January 17th, 2018
Taking to the skies: installing a Building Maintenance Unit via helicopter!
Taking to the skies: installing a Building Maintenance Unit via helicopter!
A new facade access system was required for Fulbright Tower, a 52 storey skyscraper in Houston, after the old Building Maintenance Units (BMUs) were seriously damaged during a hurricane.
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January 4th, 2018
New Website – One International Company
New Website – One International Company
Manntech has a long history with over 60 years of experience in providing facade access solutions and developing new innovative technologies for a constantly changing environment.
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October 25th, 2017
Ancient meets modern in the architecture of World Trade Centre in Abu Dhabi
Ancient meets modern in the architecture of World Trade Centre in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi’s World Trade Centre is one of the oldest sites in the city and the vision of architects Norman Fosters for this project was inspired by the traditional architecture of the Gulf, with the aim of reinventing the market place and giving the city a new civic heart.
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October 6th, 2017
Delivering compact solutions for a range of facade access needs
Delivering compact solutions for a range of facade access needs
There are a whole host of reasons why a compact facade access solution is often desirable or even a specific requirement. This might include finding the most economical solution, minimising the visual impact, dealing with tight spaces or preserving space for other building uses. Our range of compact BMUs provide safe, practical and effective solutions for many types of building access challenges.
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September 25th, 2017
Beyond BMUs – Manntech’s comprehensive range of access solutions
Beyond BMUs – Manntech’s comprehensive range of access solutions
For some projects, traditional, roof-mounted Building Maintenance Units are not the best choice of building access system. There might be more economical and practical solutions, or the characteristics and architecture of the building might make a roof-mounted BMU unworkable. In these instances, Manntech can deliver a range of other access solutions to suit the unique requirements of any project.
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September 19th, 2017