Real testing is the cornerstone of our operations, providing tangible assurance that comes with physically testing our louvres under various conditions.
As a leading supplier of safety vents, Construction Specialties is committed to providing innovative solutions to protect your buildings from such hazards.
Unleashing Explovent, the CS range of explosive safety vents that solve building protection concerns for Australian Fire Engineers.
Construction Specialties are the only Australian manufacturer producing louvres that are tested and certified by AMCA standards.
At Construction Specialties Australia, we focus to provide architectural solutions for wall protection, louvres, expansion joint covers and Explovent
Construction Specialties CPDs available on Archify Education. Available are Wall Protection, Expansion Joint Covers and Louvres.
Construction Specialties made the decision to have its Acrovyn® products put through a burn test and now have CodeMark accreditation.
Construction Specialities have worked closely with the Lipman team to deliver this much needed facility to the residents of Dubbo. Featuring new murals.
Meet our newest staff member of CS Australia, Thais Freire, our new Sales Coordinator, who will monitor NSW projects and focus on our Acrovyn range.
Construction Specialties have a very extensive range of commercial expansion joint covers for all types of buildings and interior designs, even having the capability to withstand potentially devastating seismic activity.
At Construction Specialties, some of our products require being thermoformed to be the correct size and angle with our thermoforming machine in Sydney.
At Construction Specialties Australia, our Estimating Manger Henry gives us an overview of expansion joint covers and a look into his day to day activities
Construction Specialties provides Wagga Wagga Base Hospital with the AW-LR handrail with anti-ligature feature, throughout the hospital.
At Construction Specialties, the CNC machine processes a piece of material to meet the exact specifications by following each coded programmed instruction for your project.
Learn how Portland artist Laura Bender of SitePainters gathers her ideas to provide beautiful works of art that inspire healing.
Construction Specialties Australia heard first-hand the near-death experience Wiggles lead singer and cofounder Greg Page went through. Click to read more
Construction Specialties donated wall protection products to charity organisation Food For Life for their cool room and dry storage area.
The Bedhead Collection range that is exclusively for Acrovyn by Design, features over 50 new design combinations to choose from.
Construction Specialties are glad to announce that they will be collaborating with Ready Images, using their Acrovyn by Design to display nature images.
In the Australian construction industry, women still only make up only 12 percent of the workforce. Women show their skills in the construction industry.
Schools, Technical Campuses and Universities can be very tough environments to maintain and keep looking fresh, with busy student areas often being subjected to extensive wear and tear, resulting in scruffy interiors and high maintenance costs.To help you keep on top of your education building maintenance budgets, we have focused on the four main areas of your school, which once fully protected, should make a real difference in your cleaning and maintenance spend.
A quick introduction to the Bacterial and Fungal testing conducted on CS Acrovyn 4000.
Art should not just be considered as a picture on a wall. This blog post highlights the benefits of artwork across different types of buildings and introduces a revolutionary product CS Acrovyn by Design.
Construction Specialties is proud to be participating in Ideaction, Australia’s premier national Facility Management learning and networking event, incorporating a world-class conference and exhibition. The team will be showcasing key products and sharing useful insights from recent projects. Why not join us?
Construction Specialties will soon be exhibiting at an Equinox event near you. Why not join us? You could win a $350 Dan Murphy’s gift card just by visiting our stand! Come and chat, enjoy the fun, food, refreshments, and some surprising entertainment.
A cloud of grain dust created by a collapsing grain store exploded, this type of explosion is a serious hazard in many manufacturing industries, learn more.
A brief introduction to AS/NZS 4740-2000, the standard test method & measure of compliance for Architectural Louvres in Australia & New Zealand.
We often see standard carpet tiles, like those in offices, used at the entrance of a building instead of an entrance mat. Discover why that's a problem.
Building movement is often a complex, and scary consideration when designing a building. Get it wrong and it could be very costly!
To help demystify some louvre elements we thought we would explain some of the common parts you will see on a louvre drawing and what they do.
Discover why permanent entrance matting is a better, more effective solution to dirt and moisture being tracked into a building.
Discover how you can mitigate the risk of combustible dust and deflagration in your facility through good building design and pressure relief systems.
With smoke being such a dangerous part of any fire we wanted to focus on 4 fire door checks to make sure your fire door can prevent the spread of smoke.
Discover how to calculate louvre pressure drop and why it's an important factor to consider at the design or specification stage.
There are lots of things you can do with impact protection to make it a feature, rather than an eyesore. Discover our 4 tips to stylish impact protection.
No two projects are exactly the same, so if you are struggling to find the right product for your movement joints, or don’t know where to start, we can help
Designing for dementia care is an increasingly prominent topic, with research from the Alzheimer’s Society(i) indicating that by 2015 more than 850,000 people in the UK will be living with the condition.
A Hospital Fire Door is a critical safety feature of a healthcare building, protecting exit routes to allow enough time for the elderly and infirm to escape
In this blog post we've outlined 5 of the most common issues we find with existing, already installed expansion joint covers, and point out what the potential cause was.
To process your pricing enquiries and orders as smoothly as possible, we will require a door schedule including the following information as applicable:
We take you through a brief introduction to louvre performance testing, the results and what they mean.
Discover how to specify louvres correctly for your building, why free area isn't the best method and how taking into account the building's surroundings is beneficial.
We explain how much entrance matting you need to be compliant, and how much entrance matting industry experts actually recommend - there is a difference.
Comparing architectural louvre models can be tricky we highlight the key criteria to look at and what the performance data you're given actually means.
Discover 3 examples of waterproof expansion joint covers from the CS Allway® range and how they're different.
Architectural louvre blades have undergone quite the transformation since their invention discover how they've changed for the better and what these changes mean.
Discover how Construction Specialties and Intrepid Security solved incompatibility issues between aluminium entrance matting and retail security systems at a London retail store.
Glass is becoming an increasingly prominent design feature in new and refurbished buildings, we show you how to protect that glass from impact damage.
Entrance matting is an often overlooked building component, discover 6 surprising facts that will make you appreciate its importance in your building.
Impact damage is a costly and common problem for any building owner or operator, knowing which types of wall protection to use where can help save your budget.
Discover how CS has managed to achieve triple bank architectural louvre performance in a more compact, spatially efficient package than ever before.
Exploring the hidden costs behind economy architectural louvres, drawing on CS' 60 years of experience in performance louvres we show you what can go wrong.
Discover how custom retail wall protection can not only protect your store, hotel or restaurant, but also help create a great experience for your customers.
Discover 3 ways to protect interior wall corners in any type of building. Without protection corners can become seriously damaged compromising safety.