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  • Runners Sliding Door Systems: Orchard Joinery opts for Tommafold bi-fold door gear
    Orchard Joinery opts for Tommafold bi-fold door gear
    Runners Sliding Door Systems
    Orchard Joinery, based in Heathfield, near Kidlington has been operating in the Oxfordshire area for over 25 years. Orchard Joinery makes bespoke windows, doors and other timber constructions such as orangeries, conservatories and staircases. Orchard Joinery also often works with buildings linked to Oxford University, refurbishing grand windows...
    08 August 2017
  • Westgate: Westgate Group celebrates 40 years in business
    Westgate Group celebrates 40 years in business
    Westgate
    Westgate Group has evolved significantly from its beginnings and is pleased to be celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. The company started in 1977 selling door to door with samples of window film. Today Westgate have a recognised multinational client base across their three divisions; Westgate Factory Dividers, Site Segregation, Solar...
    03 August 2017
  • Nationwide basement waterproofing contractor network
    Newton Waterproofing
    With the appointment of Richardson & Starling to cover Scotland and North East England, Newton Waterproofing now has a UK-wide network of Newton Specialist Basement Contractors (NSBC) expert in installing structural waterproofing systems. The combination of bespoke waterproofing design and specialist installation is key to successful waterproofing projects. An NSBC can take responsibility for...
    02 August 2017
  • Q-railing: Q-Railing and Bohle America join forces
    Q-Railing and Bohle America join forces
    Q-railing
    Q-railing is pleased to announce a new partnership with Bohle America, a leading manufacturer and distributor of products and materials for the glass professional. Through this partnership, customers throughout the US will be able to purchase railing systems and glass balustrades through Bohle’s national network. "At Bohle America we take immense...
    27 June 2017
  • nmc (uk) ltd: New plant-based synthetic foam suitable for Climaflex®
    New plant-based synthetic foam suitable for Climaflex®
    nmc (uk) ltd
    A new synthetic foam based on renewable raw materials has been developed by NMC. The new NMC Naturefoam® is made mainly from polyethylene manufactured from sugarcane. Sugarcane grows back every year absorbing CO2 as it grows and thereby saves finite resources such as oil. This innovation significantly improves the environmental and energy...
    20 June 2017
  • Magma Safety Products: New Alispar MOD7 DDA compliant stair nosing
    New Alispar MOD7 DDA compliant stair nosing
    Magma Safety Products
    The new Alispar MOD7 is a DDA compliant 55mm stair nosing suitable for use on external stairs where a high degree of slip resistance is required, even in wet conditions. They are manufactured to order from high quality tensile aluminium and come fully assembled and drilled for fixing...
    16 June 2017
  • Cembrit: New maintenance-free 'timber' weatherboarding
    New maintenance-free 'timber' weatherboarding
    Cembrit
    Cembrit Plank is a new, durable weatherboard that is designed for the European climate. It can withstand extremes of temperature, rain, frost and sun and is also resistant to algae, bacteria, moss and fungi due to a high pH value. The planks resemble wood but contain all the strong characteristics of fibre cement. They come in a stylish colour...
    12 June 2017
  • Component Developments: May UK Construction Market Report
    May UK Construction Market Report
    Component Developments
    The UK construction market hit an 18 month high in May as low interest rate and strong labour markets underpinned residential building actvity. The Purchasing Managers' Index for the construction sector advanced unexpectedly to 56.0 in May from 35.1 in April. Survey results from IHS Markit and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply...
    08 June 2017
  • Round Wood of Mayfield: New Thermory® decking, cladding & flooring range
    New Thermory® decking, cladding & flooring range
    Round Wood of Mayfield
    We have recently introduced a new collection of eco-friendly timber products from Thermory®, including decking, cladding and flooring. The shift in demand towards environmentally friendly and sustainable timber products has seen a number of innovations introduced to the market over recent years. These have included composite and recycled...
    30 May 2017
  • Cembrit: Cembrit BBA-certified slates rise to the challenge
    Cembrit BBA-certified slates rise to the challenge
    Cembrit
    The flexibility, aesthetically pleasing and easy to install attributes of Cembrit Jutland fibre cement slates have been illustrated on a newly built apartment block in Poole, as the slates have provided a stunning finish to what was a challenging roof. Inverclyde House is a newly built 3-storey development that consists of 18 two and three bedroom...
    30 May 2017
  • Round Wood of Mayfield: Framed garage kit prices reduced by 10%
    Framed garage kit prices reduced by 10%
    Round Wood of Mayfield
    Round Wood of Mayfield is reducing the cost of its Chippy oak framed garage kits by 10%. The traditional CH2G (two-bay with gable roofline) model has been reduced even further - so is now available for just £3,295 plus VAT. Like many businesses...
    20 May 2017
  • Delta Balustrades: nDura™ handrail coating is now TfL approved
    nDura™ handrail coating is now TfL approved
    Delta Balustrades
    Delta Balustrades is proud to announce that the nDura™ handrail coating has been Transport for London (TfL) approved. The nDura™ handrail coating was put through stringent fire testing requirements. The product was also tested for its suitability for use in public realm installations; considering factors such as maintenance, cleaning regimes and...
    15 May 2017
  • Delta Balustrades: Delta scores high on Lansdowne School project
    Delta scores high on Lansdowne School project
    Delta Balustrades
    Delta Balustrades was one of the ‘Top 10 best performing subcontractors’ in the Kier Construction (London) BRAG Score Review for the Lansdowne School project in Stockwell, London. Kier Construction’s BRAG Scoring System is issued to their Contracts Team on a quarterly basis. There are ten areas of performance that are scored, including Quality of...
    15 May 2017
  • Component Developments: A strong start to 2017 for Construction Contracts...
    A strong start to 2017 for Construction Contracts...
    Component Developments
    The majority of the contracts awarded in March by value were in the East Midlands which accounted for 20% of the UK total (see fig 2.4). The largest project in the region awarded in March was the East Midland's Gateway, a rail freight interchange valued at £558 million. In addition, the contract to construct a 300 MW gas turbine in Spalding...
    08 May 2017
  • Lang+Fulton: Lang+Fulton launches new website
    Lang+Fulton launches new website
    Lang+Fulton
    Lang+Fulton is excited to launch a new website showcasing their full range of steel louvres and gratings. It is hoped that the site will be a source of inspiration, as well as technical information, for architects and specifiers covering projects as diverse as wall cladding, car parks, brise soleil, ventilation, screening, flooring and fencing...
    02 May 2017