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  • Delta Balustrades: Delta Balustrades' data is live in National BIM Library
    Delta Balustrades' data is live in National BIM Library
    Delta Balustrades
    While many suppliers to the construction sector have dragged their heels in preparing for BIM (Building Information Management), Delta Balustrades has always been ahead of the curve and had a full set of system data available in Revit as far back as 2012. What that has meant for architects is the ability to design our systems into BIM projects...
    25 May 2016
  • Cembrit: Cembrit slates provide natural finish
    Cembrit slates provide natural finish
    Cembrit
    Jutland, smooth and Zeeland, textured BBA certified fibre cement slates from Cembrit, have demonstrated their versatility, design and performance features on a stylish, nature-inspired housing development in the seaside town of Weymouth. Pemberly consists of 176 houses, townhouses, apartments and bungalows, varying from one bedroom to four...
    22 May 2016
  • Steintec: Getting tough with tuffbau
    Getting tough with tuffbau
    Steintec
    It was a problem in Moldova (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-36104138) and now it appears paving is becoming a new challenge when it comes to anti-social behaviour in the UK. Steintec is receiving more and more enquiries from local authorities, football and rugby clubs and retail developers for its tough range of tuffbau products to foil...
    20 May 2016
  • Steintec: Steintec PRO accreditation scheme coming soon...
    Steintec PRO accreditation scheme coming soon...
    Steintec
    Can you make the grade in paving perfection? Our Steintec accreditation scheme - Steintec PRO - is coming soon to recognise the work of our most competent contractors and to improve standards in the use of our tuffbau product range and its proper application. Are you a paver or contractor experienced and proficient in the use of Steintec products...
    12 May 2016
  • H+H UK: A guide to fire detailing
    A guide to fire detailing
    H+H UK
    This new guide has been produced by Building Alliance CIC and has been endorsed by LABC. The document covers fire details for non-combustible building masonry structures and is the first of its kind. It covers: building design - understanding the regulations; cavity barriers...
    10 May 2016
  • Steintec: Talking technical on tuffbau in Ireland
    Talking technical on tuffbau in Ireland
    Steintec
    Steintec's Project Manager Darius Broga travelled to Dungannon in Northern Ireland on Tuesday (April 27) to introduce Acheson and Glover's sales force to the full range of tuffbau products. Delivering a demonstration using tuffbed 2-pack, tuffbond and tufftop with Acheson and Glover's Steintec-approved aggregate, the event was designed to give the...
    27 April 2016
  • Renderplas steps in to help Walking with the Wounded
    Renderplas
    When Renderplas got the call to step in and help the Walking with the Wounded charity there was no hesitation. “We received a call from the makers of BBC’s DIY SOS to say that they were on the set of the programme and about to render an entire street as part of 'The Big Build' charity project and they had no render beads” says Managing Director...
    27 April 2016
  • Steintec: City of Culture Hull 2017 paving gathers pace
    City of Culture Hull 2017 paving gathers pace
    Steintec
    The huge Hull regeneration project to deliver the 2017 European City of Culture, continues to gain ground. Pavers working with Steintec's full tuffbau product range are moving at a pace in the Humber Dock and Town Centre areas, as you can see from our latest project photos. The 40,000 sq metres of paving is being laid using tuffbed 2-pack, tuffset...
    14 April 2016
  • ISO-CHEMIE:  WIN2WALL used by leading window and door installer
    WIN2WALL used by leading window and door installer
    ISO-CHEMIE
    ISO-CHEMIE’s new ISO-BLOCO WIN2WALL has been specified by leading aluminium window and door installation specialists, Leeds-based Aluminium Frame Co Ltd. WIN2WALL was specified for its thermal and acoustic benefits provided to complete a Schüco residential windows’ installation and the company has been so impressed by the multi-level tape’s...
    08 April 2016
  • GEZE UK: New service office gives GEZE UK a head start
    New service office gives GEZE UK a head start
    GEZE UK
    To meet growing customer demand from across the midlands and north, GEZE UK has opened a new 1500 sq ft service office. Based in Warrington, Cheshire, GEZE Service Midlands North will support customers across the M62 corridor, offering quotations, technical advice and faster response times. As well as the large main office there is a meeting room...
    06 April 2016
  • Cembrit: Cembrit B5 upgrades Penlan holiday homes
    Cembrit B5 upgrades Penlan holiday homes
    Cembrit
    Cembrit B5 corrugated sheets have been installed on eight Swiss-style lodges at a holiday village in Swansea. The refurbishment of the roofs has updated the building, and provided a finish that exudes that holiday retreat feel. Located in the heart of the beautiful Teifi Valley, Penlan Holiday Village is a small family run holiday park that is set...
    29 March 2016
  • Steintec: Irish Customer: Local stocks, competitive pricing
    Irish Customer: Local stocks, competitive pricing
    Steintec
    For specification and project enquiries, our Irish distributor Acheson and Glover has a specialist contact line: T: 028 8778 8139 specifications@acheson-glover.com This partnership is bringing a unique new offering to the modular paving market in Ireland. Along with the obvious benefit of being able to purchase Steintec's full range of...
    16 March 2016
  • Whitesales® Rooflights and Accessories: Whitesales most enviromentally friendly rooflight
    Whitesales most enviromentally friendly rooflight
    Whitesales® Rooflights and Accessories
    We’re pleased to announce that we’ve released our most environmentally friendly rooflight yet. The Em-Dome ECO is available from stock in four standard specifications: 4-walled 10mm, 6-walled 16mm, triple and quad skin polycarbonate domes. The range also includes Em-Curb ECO upstands, so you can achieve U-Values as low as 0.90 W/m2K. Most...
    11 March 2016
  • Whitesales® Rooflights and Accessories: Whitesales announce later ordering cut-off times
    Whitesales announce later ordering cut-off times
    Whitesales® Rooflights and Accessories
    Whitesales is delighted to announce that we have now extended our ordering times for next-day deliveries on our most popular products. Any merchant, builder, or roofing contractor can now order standard-sized Em-Dome rooflights, Em-Tube tubular skylights or Em-Hatch access hatches as late as 2pm Monday to Friday and still receive next-working-day...
    11 March 2016
  • Whitesales® Rooflights and Accessories: Whitesales awarded SMAS Worksafe accreditation
    Whitesales awarded SMAS Worksafe accreditation
    Whitesales® Rooflights and Accessories
    We are delighted to announce that Whitesales has received Worksafe Contractor accreditation from leading health and safety assessors SMAS. Our accreditation is reassuring confirmation for new clients that we meet all the core criteria set out by the Safety Schemes in Procurement Forum.The nationally recognised SMAS Worksafe assessment analyses in...
    11 March 2016