Wigan Wallgate Railway Station

Twinfix panel system was the “cherry on the cake” at Wigan Wallgate Historic railway station gets a stunning new entrance canopy. An innovative modular rooflight system that can be installed in a fraction of the time of traditional split-bar glazing systems and is also non-fragile was the “cherry on the cake” for the refurbishment of… Read More »

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We now have a Facebook page dedicated to canopies for the education sector. It is primarily aimed at Head Teachers, Teachers, Teaching Assistants and School Governors who have an interest in the provision of an outdoor covered area at their nursery, school, college or university. We have included lots of examples of canopies, playground shelters,… Read More »

Twinfix marks first use of its bolted glass canopies

Two of them have been used on a building that raises the bar for primary school design. Pioneering polycarbonate roofing supplier Twinfix has marked the first use in the UK of its premium bolted glass canopy. In fact, two of its new “spider-bolt” contemporary canopies have been used at the new Trumpington Park Primary School… Read More »

Vacancy – Full Time (Permanent) Installer

The job involves working as a 2 to 3 person team installing canopies and glazing, mainly polycarbonate and aluminium, sometimes glass and steel or timber. On occasions carrying out groundworks for canopy foundations is also required. The applicant must be able to work with power tools in a site environment, work at height, be physically… Read More »

New additions to our RIBA NBS Specifications

We have added three more products to our portfolio of RIBA NBS Specifications, which are available to view on the Specification & BIM page of our website. The recent additions are: Multi-Click – polycarbonate vertical glazing system In-Line Access Hatch – access hatch panel with 6 mm polycarbonate glazing Bolted Glass Canopy – bolted glass… Read More »

RISQS Success

We are delighted to have achieved a five-star rating, the highest possible rating, following the latest RISQS audit.  With this under our belt, we are now looking forward to working on many more successful rail schemes this year.  A huge ‘well done’ is extended to all of the dedicated Twinfix team who were involved. 

Wigan Wallgate Station

Network Rail’s £1.014m upgrade to the main building and canopy at Wigan Wallgate station has preserved the listed building and canopy for future generations. The station has been completely transformed with a new roof, new windows and a stunning canopy refurbishment. Twinfix supplied the Multi-Link-Panel roof glazing for the canopy roof which were glazed with… Read More »

Vacancy: Project Coordinator

Working within a team of 2 other project coordinators managed by the planning office manager, tasks involve organising activities and managing communications for construction projects from sale through to despatch. Organisation and customer service skills are vital along with good computer skills. Construction experience is also important. Full time hours.  Based out of our head… Read More »