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CambridgeHOK provide a complete turnkey solution for our clients; always working to bring innovation and advancements in both design and technology to your project. Our team shares a passion for creating cost-effective original solutions that make your project work.
EXPERIENCE ON YOUR SIDE
With substantial, purpose-built manufacturing facilities in the heart of Yorkshire, CambridgeHOK is one of the UK’s leading producers of retail structures, commercial glasshouses and associated equipment.
CambridgeHOK offers complete turnkey solutions for both structural and M&E projects. Whether it’s complete construction, a part-build or renovation work, CambridgeHOK provides a comprehensive design and build service for; retail structures, specialist glasshouses for research applications, domestic glasshouses and bespoke engineering projects.
Although the aim is the same whatever the project: to provide the highest quality, at competitive prices with first class back-up and support.
WIDE SPAN GLASSHOUSE STRUCTURES
CambridgeHOK’s XK Range of glasshouse structures is an ideal choice for growing businesses as it is incredibly versatile. Not only does it allow you to create the perfect growing environment, but its modular construction allows it to expand along with the needs of your business.With a wide range of cladding options including glass, composite cladding, polycarbonate sheeting and impact resistant PVC, the XK range can meet your changing needs.Manufactured to stringent regulations for wind and snow loading, the XK Range’s design maximises strength, minimises light loss and allows screens to be easily fitted. Since 610mm width glass is used throughout, it can be easily maintained.
XK RANGE TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Span widths: 4.756m (XK15), 6.62m (XK21), 9.285m (XK30) & 12.792m (XK42)
Section length: 4.98m as standard (non-standards are available)
Gutter height: From 2.44m
Foundations: Conventional glasshouse practice with cast concrete bases and concrete block walls.
Structure: Steel structure, hot dipped galvanised after manufacture, painted or powder coated if required.
Gutters: Narrow open aluminium gutter for low maintenance and strength.
Cladding systems: A wide range of cladding systems including 3 & 4mm horticultural glass, toughened glass, 10mm multi-wall polycarbonate, single skin or insulated cladding panels.
Ventilation: 1.22m deep continuous ventilators fitted on one or both sides of the ridge with motors and aluminium rack & pinions. Many control options available from simple temperature and time control to the latest environmental computers integrating all aspects of the systems within the glasshouse.
Doors: Aluminium doors, sliding or swing, half glazed with clear Plexiglas for lightness & safety.
RESEARCH & STUDY GLASSHOUSE STRUCTURES: SPECIALIST GLASSHOUSE FACILITIES AND CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENTS FOR HIGH QUALITY
RESEARCHCambridgeHOK has been at the forefront of the manufacture and construction of specialist glasshouses and containment systems for experimental and research purposes for almost 60 years. During that time many of the country’s greatest scientific institutions and blue chip companies have put their trust in CambridgeHOK. Recent successes include demanding projects for National Institute for Agricultural Botany, Kew Gardens, Zeneca, Unilever, Rothamstead Experimental Station and the Universities of Essex, Oxford, Leicester and Bath as well as London’s Imperial College.
Everything you need from a single source:
Scientists choose CambridgeHOK because they can obtain a full working environment from a single source, and they are dealing with a company who understands their requirements and is prepared to work with them to achieve an ideal solution.
The expertise of CambridgeHOK’s team of Technical Advisers, who guide projects through from design to completion and then provide first class after-sales support, has been achieved through many years of experience.High standards of manufacture and service:Whatever the project and whatever the degree of involvement, from turnkey projects to part works, from ancillary equipment to bespoke systems, CambridgeHOK’s commitment to quality is of the highest standard. You can choose from portal frame, Venlo, traditional widespan, curved roof, full opening roofs or netted structures, we work with glass, polycarbonate, impact resistant or insulated claddings. All are produced at CambridgeHOK in full accordance with current relevant regulations.