Facades are a critical element and key cost driver of any building.


Addressing the diversity and seemingly endless permutations of solutions and related array of specialists in the supply chain requires real knowledge.

The unrivalled knowledge and experience of Steve Mudie, our façade specialist Partner, supported by the façade data team, enables us to make a real added value difference, from initial cost modelling / planning and benchmarking, through the iterative design process to procurement. This is founded upon an in-depth understanding of the vast array of façade types, what they cost and close relationships forged with the supply chain.

Our collaborative contribution assists in realisation of the architectural intent within budget, ensuring that key façade performance deliverables are satisfied.

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Steve Mudie to take part in at ZAK World of Façades conference

September 2017

On 4th October, alinea’s façade specialist Partner, Steve Mudie, will take part in one of the panel discussions at the Zak World of Facades conference on understanding façade process management. Zak World of Façades is an international one-day conference series on the subject of façade design & engineering which takes place across ...

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alinea in the news: Schüco’s Partner magazine

August 2017

alinea Partner and Façades specialist, Steve Mudie, discussed the performance criteria and the benefts of a unitised curtain walling solution in this month’s Partner Magazine for Schüco. To read the article, click here >>

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Façades | Do all-glass buildings make financial sense?

August 2017

All-glass commercial buildings are a common sight in large cities in particular and make a dramatic architectural statement. But do the numbers add up? Steve Mudie of alinea with Rachel Coleman and Steve Watts look at the costs and options for all-glass façades for Building Magazine. View here >>

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