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Mannok Aircrete Thermal Blocks Do Not Require 13 N/mm² Compressive Strength for Durability

9th March 2023
There is currently some confusion in the Irish market about the requirement for 13N thermal blocks for durability purposes. Recent advice note for …

Mannok Completes Largest Precast Project: Design, Manufacture, Delivery and Installation of 16,000m2 Prestressed Concrete Slabs Each Weighing Over 9 Tonnes

1st November 2022
Mannok and Mannings Construction Group have successfully delivered their largest ever precast contract, designing, manufacturing, delivering, an…

Mannok’s Precast Team Safely and Efficiently Deliver Contracted Programme of Works to Client’s Specification for New State-Of-The-Art Secondary School

6th October 2022
Mannok has successfully designed, manufactured, delivered and installed all of the precast concrete elements, including 3,000m2 of precast hollo…

Guide to Part L Changes: England’s New Regs Focus on Fabric First Route to Low Carbon Buildings

20th September 2022
Changes to building regulations have come into effect in England which will help transition the building landscape to reaching the government’s tar…

Aircrete Inner Leaf: Replacing Dense Blocks in the Inner Leaf of a Traditional Cavity Wall with Mannok Aircrete Thermal Blocks

8th August 2022
Mannok’s Technical and Product Specification Manager, Jason Martin, explains why Aircrete Inner Leaf provides a high performing, more comfortable a…

Do I need to coat Mannok’s Aircrete blocks in Bitumen?

10th June 2022 In the latest “Your Questions, Answered” video, we explore a common enquiry into our technical department relating to …