Case Studies


X1 The Exchange, Salford Quays: PVC-U Wins Over Aluminum In Prestigous New-build

More than 500 PVC-U windows were chosen for an 11-storey residential new-build, X1 The Exchange, close to the prestigious Media City in Salford Quays after the developer was presented with specification and costings that showed…read more.

Published: 15th July 2016

Care Home Opens On Time Thanks To Jade

Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows earned the praise of a major care home group for returning to finish a 200-window installation despite the main contractor going into administration near to the end of the…read more.

Published: 12th November 2015

Spectus and Worsley Glass blend into a city’s industrial heritage

When the brief for a new development is to blend in with a former listed brewery and lodging house, the result is inevitably going to be something a little above the ordinary and the Sillavan…read more.

Published: 6th October 2015

Vertical sliding windows installed at Varndean College

Supplying 250 vertical sliding windows for a refurbishment project at Brighton’s Varndean College may not be out of the ordinary for Mercury Glazing Supplies, but when the project’s remit required its customer, Lancing Glassworks Ltd,…read more.

Published: 6th May 2015

Barton Road

Spectus Window systems’ elite 70 system has been used to give a traditional new build development in swinton, Greater Manchester a contemporary twist. through its fabricator Worsley Glass, windows, curtain walling and bi-folding doors were…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015

Dungannon Windows

In 2002 Dungannon Windows took the radical decision to stop production of all PVC-U and aluminium casement windows and doors, and instead focus the business on its sliding sash window product Eurosash, launched just seven…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015

Home Fit for a King or Queen

In a first for West Yorkshire based Jade Windows the Spectus fabricator supplied and fitted 300 windows for the refurbishment of former stately home Markfield Court, now an Orchard Care Homes residential nursing home. Ryan…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015

Future of Education

Building for the future of education

Jade Windows has completed a large project at Castleford Academy which saw the establishment self-fund a two phase refurbishment of windows, doors and a fully glazed corridor. With over 1200 students attending Castleford Academy the…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015

Worsley Glass hit the heights with Manchester project

Spectus fabricator, Worsley Glass supplied and installed over 300 windows and 120 sets of French doors to complete phase one of the Sillivan Way development in Manchester. Once complete, with Phase Two well under way,…read more.

Published: 5th May 2015