Category Archives: Blog Posts

The Beeches, Waterlooville

Working with main contractor, Novus Property Solutions Ltd we recently installed two entrance canopies at The Beeches retirement housing scheme in the town of Waterlooville. The new front and rear entrance canopies replace an provide much needed coverage for the residents entering and exiting the building.  These aluminium shelters will stand the test of time… Read More »

Case Study – Silverstone Primary School

In these uncertain times, as schools find their new ‘norm’, government guidelines advise schools to increase outdoor play. In response to this guidance, many schools are looking at ways to utilise their outdoor space and provide protection from the inclement British weather. Canopies, outdoor shelters and covered walkways could be a great investment for any… Read More »

Twinfix Made Smarter

Through attending Made Smarter’s one-day digital roadmapping workshop, Twinfix’s Technical Director Dan Smith identified several potential ways to introduce technology into its processes.  In additional, and in order to develop the company’s long-term plans Dan, also embarked on the organisation’s eight-month leadership programme. This was prior to the pandemic and when Covid-19 and the lockdown… Read More »

Case Study – Clatterbridge Centre, Liverpool

Twinfix walkways protect patients and visitors from the elements at the new Clatterbridge Centre in Liverpool A new hospital in the heart of Liverpool is part of a £162m investment in expanding and transforming cancer services across Cheshire and Merseyside. The 11-storey Clatterbridge Cancer Centre at Liverpool Hospital delivers highly-specialist care including pioneering immunotherapy and… Read More »

Benefits of our Multi-Link-Panel NF – Non-Fragile Glazing Panels for Canopies, Walkways & Rooflights

A wide range of glazed canopies, walkways and rooflights are available from Twinfix, many of which are regularly installed in schools, railway stations and commercial properties. These include pitched roof designs, glazed with the modular Multi-Link-Panel NF (non fragile). This is an innovative aluminium framed rooflight with a unique fix and link connection system that… Read More »

Enhance your healthcare facility with a covered outdoor area

Twinfix is a family owned and managed company with over 30 years’ experience providing canopies and shelters to the healthcare industry. Our design team enjoy creating attractive and useful outdoor shelters to suit our clients’ varying needs and understand the importance of protecting individuals who are ill and elderly from the elements and provide structures… Read More »

Finding solutions for socially distanced spaces

With schools halving class-sizes and many pubs cutting capacity by up to 80%, they are being urged to be creative with their space in order to meet social distancing regulations, as they look to reopen over the coming months. For many schools and businesses hoping to reopen canopies, outdoor shelters and covered walkways could be… Read More »

Twinfix Achieve CHAS Premium Plus Accreditation

We are delighted to announce that we have achieved the CHAS Premium Plus Accreditation. CHAS (The Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Schemes) was created in 1997 to improve health & safety standards across the UK. CHAS Premium Plus is awarded to companies who have “demonstrated compliance with and sound management of current health and safety… Read More »

The origins of Twinfix

The story of Twinfix started when Graham Kench moved from his role as UK Sales Manager for GE Plastics Structured Products to take over a new and exciting company.  This company was a distributor of polycarbonate glazing sheet and associated glazing bars. Graham relocated the company to the north west seeing it as a great… Read More »