Month: November 2018

SG System Products launches new Illumine handrail range

A new illuminated handrail has been added to the extensive portfolio of SG System Products’ range of handrail and balustrading systems. The Illumine range can be specified on the Stargard, Sentinel and Citadel handrail systems manufactured by SG System Products and the discreet LED inserts can be spaced to suit individual customer requirements. Illumine provides direct lighting to stairs and walkways for both internal and…

The original ‘Warm to touch’ handrail

Stargard the original “Warm to touch” DDA compliant handrail system from SG Systems is proving a popular choice with both architects and contractors looking for a durable and aesthetic handrail system that can be specified across a wide range of applications. Fabricated from galvanized mild steel tube, Stargard is sleeved in a tough impact resistant 4mm PVC coating that provides a continuous smooth finish in…

Hygienic handrails

SG Systems have further enhanced their Sentinel stainless steel and AL 50 aluminium range of handrail and balustrade systems, with the addition of a new handrail coating that has been specifically developed for healthcare and care home environments. The new hygienic handrails finish incorporates SteriTouch an anti microbial additive which when added to the handrail coating provides an effective barrier against bacteria and hand borne germs such as…

Design flexibility enhances reputation of Stargard system

Stargard the original “Warm to touch” DDA compliant handrail system from SG System Products is proving increasingly popular with architects and designers due to the system’s design flexibility. Already a first choice system in terms of durability and for its aesthetic appeal, the Stargard handrail system’s design means it can be utilised in a wide range of settings. It is this flexibility of design that…

Stargard superior at low ambient temperatures | News

Recent tests carried out on a site in London in cold weather, have measured the surface temperature of Stargard “warm to the touch” handrail, and a powder coated handrail of the same size and colour. Both handrails were in the same location. These tests showed that the Stargard handrail was generally 5 degrees centigrade warmer than the powder coated handrail. This is very important at…

Why a well-chosen balustrade and handrail will complete your building

It may account for just two per cent of a building or renovation project, but balustrading is an essential part of any design. A statement piece can add the wow factor to any scheme – and SG System Products Ltd, a leading UK designer, manufacturer and installer specialist of handrail and balustrades, offers a portfolio of premium quality pieces. Its recently launched Illumine handrail comes…

Why not refurbish your old Stargard balustrade?

SG System Products Ltd can remove the old balustrade, fit temporary balustrade in its place, and refurbish / re-sleeve the old balustrade in our workshop before re-fitting. It can be sleeved in the same colour to “freshen up” the appearance, or alternatively, re-sleeved in a different colour to match a new colour scheme. Infill panels can also be replaced if required. An example of this…

Citadel brass handrail and balustrade system

SG System Products have developed their Citadel brass balustrade range and it is now available with a range of alternative surface finishes. These finishes enable the “traditional richness of brass” to become more “antique” and the finishes available are bronze, antique or chestnut. For more information look at our Citadel brass handrail and balustrade system dedicated page!

Student accommodation in Cambridge fitted with new illuminated handrails

SG System Products were recommended as the supplier of stainless steel illuminated balustrade and handrail to both sides of the main staircase in student accommodation in Cambridge. LED “strip” lighting was incorporated into the handrail. Handrails for Universities or education facilities require certain characteristics. Namely coupling aesthetically pleasing design with easy of maintenance. Our AL50 Aluminium handrail is fantastic for this purpose as aluminium is…