Housebuilder Awards 2013 Product of The Year Keystone Hi-Therm lintel winner

Keystone’s unique Hi-Therm Sustainability Lintel has won overall ‘Product of the Year’ at the Housebuilder Awards 2013.

The award was presented to Keystone Group UK Managing Director, Derrick McFarland and Research and Development Manager, Richard Kinloch, at the glittering awards ceremony which took place at the Tower Hotel in London on 7th November.

Derrick McFarland commented “We are extremely proud and delighted to have won this prestigious award.  Our Hi-Therm Lintel has been the result of an extensive R & D and testing programme.  Its unique steel and grp construction offers the single most cost effective solution for Housebuilders to achieve reduced carbon emissions and improved fabric energy efficiency.  It is an honour to have been voted ‘Product of the Year’ in this category which recognises excellence and innovation in the UK House building industry!”

The panel of judges included key representatives from the Zero Carbon Hub, Home Builders Federation, Industry Experts, Construction Products Association and BRE as well as key figures from the national House Builders. The Judges voted the Hi-Therm Sustainability Lintel ‘Product of the Year’ for eliminating thermal bridging and boosting the drive for sustainability.

The Product of the Year Award follows on from the Hi-Therm Sustainability Lintel winning ‘Best Building Fabric Product’ at the Housebuilder Product awards 2013.

For more information on the Hi-therm sustainability Lintel, please visit our Hi Therm Lintel webpage or contact our UK headquarters on Tel.01283 200150.