Mezzanine Floor Building Regulations & Requirements: What You Need to Know

Contents Introduction 1.1.    What is a Mezzanine Floor? 1.2.    Why Build a Mezzanine Floor? Do I Need Planning Permission? Statutory Requirements 3.1.    Building Regulations 3.2.    Structure 3.3.    Fire Safety 3.4.    Protection Against Falling 3.5.    Accessibility Floor Loading Requirements Frequently Asked Questions   Chapter One: Introduction This guide is for you if you are planning or … Continue reading

Contractors Health and Safety (CHAS) Assessment Scheme Accreditation

Stodec are happy to announce that they have now received the CHAS accreditation and are registered on the scheme database. The systems and work practices required for this certification demonstrate that Stodec are working to a safe and correct standard for all project and site based work, within current health and safety legislation, as well … Continue reading

Stodex Structural Mezzanines – Mezzanine Floor Costs & Benefits

Benefits: 1.1       Additional space for storage, production or offices in an area that you are already paying for. 1.2       Low cost expansion, far cheaper than additional buildings, or new premises but still increasing the value of your assets. 1.3       Direct connection within the new workspace to all existing services, telephones, data, etc. 1.4       Fast installation, … Continue reading

Space – are you maximising yours?

Looking to create more space and not looking forward to the rigours of finding additional warehousing – why not consider a mezzanine floor? Mezzanine floors are designed to maximise the available space within your current premises. There are often a large areas of unused space in the buildings we currently occupy in our everyday working … Continue reading

Stodec Products A5 Catalogue 2015-2016

Please take a look at our brand new Stodec Products A5 Catalogue 2015-16 which features storage systems and equipment designed to help operations within your company. The aim of the products we supply and install is to increase productivity within your workplace, while ensuring all stock is easily accessible and stored safely.   This brochure includes: … Continue reading

Construction Systems – Speedframe

  As the name suggests, Speedframe is a quick way of building a sturdy framework which can be easily assembled by the users themselves when a bespoke product is needed. The versatility of Speedframe structures has made them a popular choice since their launch over 55 years ago. Developed by Dexion in the late 1950s/early … Continue reading

Stodex Mezzanine Floor Brochure

  Stodec Products Ltd are pleased to advise that the new Stodex Mezzanine Floor brochure has now been published. The literature is more than just the usual flyer as the content is based on our more than 30 years’ experience in this field and it contains examples of installations that we have completed over that … Continue reading

Stodec Sportsmen International Success

Two members of Team Stodec have qualified for Team GB to represent Great Britain at the UCI World Cycling Tour Final in Denmark in September. Martin and David are shown above with their gold medals after a superb successful ride in the World Championship Qualifiers held in Cambridge last month. This follows Martin representing Great … Continue reading

Mezzanine Floors: Using Space Already Paid For

Fast installation and cost effective designs mean that mezzanine floors are usually the first consideration for businesses looking to increase their workspace. Stodec have been installing mezzanine floors throughout the UK, and on many overseas sites, for more than 25 years.  Many of the installations will almost double the available floor space of the original … Continue reading

The Effect of the General Election on Business Levels – Stodec’s View

May is always an important month for Stodec as it corresponds with the end of our financial year, and 2015 is even more so with the general election taking place just a few weeks earlier. Whether you are in the blue or red camp, or anticipating a highly unlikely UKIP/SNP/Green party alliance, there is always … Continue reading