Marble, Concrete and Stone Effect Panels

Gilcrest Manufacturing can now offer our bespoke, lightweight and FM Approved composite panels with high quality finishes to create Marble, Concrete and Stone effect panels. The combination of our aluminium honeycomb core panels with special finishes provides the aesthetic properties traditional stone materials with the practicality of lightweight panels. The finishes are achieved through high […]

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FM Approved Panels

FM Seal of Approval: Gilcrest Manufacturing panels maintain FM Approval

Once every six months Gilcrest’s Aluminium Honeycomb cored panels are audited by FM Global to confirm he materials and specifications comply with standards set to achieve the FM Approval Standard 4882, the standard for Class 1 Interior Wall and Ceiling Materials or Systems for Smoke Sensitive Occupancies. Gilcrest have again passed the audit and our bespoke […]

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New Pneumatic Press

Gilcrest Manufacturing continues to boost production capabilities

Gilcrest Manufacturing, one of the longest established composite panel manufacturers in Europe, has continued investment into manufacturing by increasing press capacity with a new line to keep our facilities matching our growing customer requirements. The pneumatic press is an integral part of the manufacturing process where the high specification components including aluminium honeycomb cores are pressed […]

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Architectural Cladding

Architectural Cladding by Gilcrest Manufacturing and Anka Metal Coatings

Our Aluminium Honeycomb panels coated by Anka Metal Coatings. They work with leading liquid metal technology which can be applied to our lightweight panels to create bespoke architectural cladding and furniture.  To find out more about Gilcrest Manufacturing bespoke panels please get in touch using our enquiry form, email or call 0117 316 7020.

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Acoustic Enclosure

The Advantages of Gilcrest Manufacturing Acoustic Panels

Acoustic Enclosures are designed to reduce noise levels on commercial and industrial machinery and can help meet the specification of noise reduction requirements and reduce noise pollution in the surroundings of an external area. Gilcrest Manufacturing bespoke panels can be used to construct acoustic enclosures which can provide a number of advantages: Reduces noise and […]

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Metal Cladding Panels for Greenwich Marketing Hub

The Advantages of Metal Cladding Panels

In construction, cladding involves covering building materials with another ‘layer’ to provide a number of practical and aesthetic advantages. A variety of materials can be used for cladding including wood, plastic, stone and imitation stone – however the most popular and advantageous is metal. Most metal cladding panels are formed from aluminium or steel and […]

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Aluminium Honeycomb Panels

Advantages of Aluminium Honeycomb Panels Compared To Traditional Building Materials

Aluminium Honeycomb is a lightweight core material offering excellent strength to weight ratio and corrosion resistance. Advantages: Non-shedding Low weight and high strength Incombustible Certified by FM Mechanical stability Excellent flatness Using Aluminium Honeycomb Panels In Comparison To Other Building Materials Has 5 Key Benefits Increased strength and stability – The aluminium honeycomb provides a more […]

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Stone Veneer Samples

5 reasons to choose stone veneer Aluminium honeycomb panels over traditional stone

As a natural resource, stone and marble have a number of advantages for construction, particularly their durability and unique aesthetics. Whilst its range of colours, textures and patterns makes it exceptionally versatile in design. However the weight, inflexibility and overall high cost of stone and mabrle has seen the use of these natural resources diminish. […]

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Puracore and GSK logos

Puracore® chosen by GlaxoSmithKline for clean room expansion

Gilcrest Manufacturing’s Puracore® are pleased to announce that we will be working on yet another GlasxoSmithKline project. We will be providing bespoke cleanroom panels for a brand new expansion to the Oral Solid Dose Production area at the GSK site in Ware, Hertfordshire. The project will require approximately 4000m² of 50mm Puracore® aluminium honeycomb core […]

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