Copper News

Copper in electric vehicles

Major motor manufacturers are now committed to moving over to electric cars. Petrol and diesel cars will be phased out over the coming years as clean and efficient electric vehicles are developed. Copper is one of the materials that will play a key role.

Home by a lake

Villa Måsholmen is a copper-roofed residential project, built for a family as a country retreat on an island in the Archipelago of Stockholm, Sweden. 

Residential fire sprinklers – what’s to know?

Residential fire sprinkler systems are designed to tackle house fires in their early stages. The system is designed to control, if not extinguish, the fire before serious fire damage is sustained. Sprinkler heads operate at high temperature, so only the head(s) close to the fire will discharge water.

National Self Build & Renovation Show

Make sure to visit the National Self Build & Renovation Show in May to get the advice you need to create a beautiful new home.

Six houses in a barn

A derelict barn has been replaced by six houses that feature copper clad openings.

'Green building' that looks golden

L.E.I.3 (LOW ENVIROMENTAL IMPACT - CUBE), a landmark building in the new era of energy conservation.

Conversion of a 18th century vicarage

The project involves the conversion of a 18th century vicarage at Rossem (Wolvertem - Belgium), in a protected village view, into a contemporary house.

Images: Steven Meert

Budapest home with copper lights

Copper plays an enlightening role in the re-design of this apartment in Budapest. Batlab architects developed the scheme, including some copper lighting that utilises copper pipework.

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