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  • Cembrit: Cembrit now provides BBA certified slates
    Cembrit now provides BBA certified slates
    Cembrit
    The importance of BBA (British Board of Agrément) certification is well-known as an independent mark of approval for suppliers to the construction industry, and Cembrit has the distinction of having its complete range of fibre cement fully accredited by the organisation. The BBA is the UK’s major authority offering approval and certification...
    26 October 2015
  • BA Systems: BA Systems on site at Lewisham Gateway
    BA Systems on site at Lewisham Gateway
    BA Systems
    BA Systems has started work at Lewisham Gateway to help deliver one of the largest regeneration projects in south east London. The project is being brought forward in a series of phases. This first phase will deliver two new adjoining buildings, which will be situated next to the DLR station and a new open space – Confluence Place. The project...
    21 October 2015
  • Taplanes: Taplanes joins forces with Aiken Group
    Taplanes joins forces with Aiken Group
    Taplanes
    Andy Jones, Taplanes' regional engineer for the south of England, travelled to Aberdeen in Sept to join forces with Aiken Group at the SPE Offshore Europe Conference. The Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism, Fergus Ewing, conducted the official opening of the Aiken Group stand at the conference in true red ribbon style. The stand featured...
    19 October 2015
  • Cembrit: Cembrit Hits the Heights with its FC Ridges
    Cembrit Hits the Heights with its FC Ridges
    Cembrit
    Stocking and fitting the correct ridges for fibre cement roofs is simple with Cembrit’s comprehensive range. Available immediately, the ridges are lighter in weight and easy to cut and fix, qualities which make them superior to the commonly used mortar bedded, concrete or clay alternatives. An additional benefit for stockists is the lower weight...
    08 October 2015
  • New slotted Insulation board for cavity drain market
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing Systems has completed its cavity drainage system with a fully drained closed-cell thermal insulation board. With this launch, the company has maintained its 2015 mission to improve and expand upon its already industry-leading product range, by introducing a unique slotted thermal insulation board within the UK waterproofing...
    23 September 2015
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: Reasons to use Hydron's eco-friendly stone sealers
    Reasons to use Hydron's eco-friendly stone sealers
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    As a leading UK provider of protective coatings, Hydron knows a thing or two about stone sealers. However, regardless of the size or nature of the application, many clients assume that they have to choose between high performance and eco-friendliness. Hydron develops, manufactures and delivers an extensive range of high quality stone sealers, but...
    22 September 2015
  • Hydron Protective Coatings: 5 benefits of using flame resistant paint
    5 benefits of using flame resistant paint
    Hydron Protective Coatings
    There are many fire retardant coatings available, and as a leading developer and supplier of flame resistant paint, the Hydron Protective Coatings team understands the benefits that go hand-in-hand with its application. Here are just five advantages: 1. High level fire protection Fire hazards come in all shapes and sizes, and whether you are using...
    15 September 2015
  • Glasdon UK Ltd: More tea, Warrior?
    More tea, Warrior?
    Glasdon UK Ltd
    In 1706, Thomas Twining started selling a new drink in his coffee house on London's Strand: tea. The vast majority of Twinings tea consumed in the UK is processed and packed at their primary factory in Andover. The firm - now part of Associated British Foods - contacted Glasdon to work on a new Team Coordinator's Office for the production floor...
    15 September 2015
  • Whitesales Group: New fast delivery on our glass ridgelights
    New fast delivery on our glass ridgelights
    Whitesales Group
    We’ve got good news! We are launching our new stock-size Em-Glaze modular glass ridgelight range. Our ridgelights feature high-end engineering, sleek aluminium construction and outstanding performance, while being surprisingly affordable: all our standard sizes are now in stock ready for delivery; 6 sizes available for immediate delivery; slimline...
    27 August 2015
  • ABG Geosynthetics: Blueroof seminar receives RIBA CPD approval
    Blueroof seminar receives RIBA CPD approval
    ABG Geosynthetics
    ABG's technical semina – Using Roofs and Podiums for Stormwater Management: Introducing the Blueroof Concept – has been approved by RIBA as part of its CPD programme. The seminar introduces to architects and other specifiers the concept of using roofs and podium decks for the management of stormwater as part of a SuDS scheme...
    25 August 2015
  • Delta Membrane Systems: DELTA® PT is an all-rounder waterproof membrane
    DELTA® PT is an all-rounder waterproof membrane
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Capable of waterproofing and damp-proofing internal and external walls and vaulted ceilings, above and below ground, in new construction of existing buildings over a contaminated or damp background – DELTA® PT is a versatile product that is one of the most popular from the extensive Delta Membrane Systems range. It is a high performance...
    17 August 2015
  • Norbord: New £7m dryer and furnace for Norbord plant at Cowie
    New £7m dryer and furnace for Norbord plant at Cowie
    Norbord
    The new thermal oil furnace and revamped dryer system at Norbord's plant in Cowie, Scotland was installed, tested and back on line on schedule (after a 12 day shut-down) and with no accidents. The £7 million project involved more than 100 contractors on site dismantling and removing the old plant and installing new equipment. The project took the...
    14 August 2015
  • Newton Systems NZ are Best in Show at buildnz
    Newton Waterproofing
    As one of the leading trade events in the building and construction calendar in New Zealand, buildnz, which took place from the 25th to the 27th of June, represented a key opportunity for Newton Systems NZ to present their innovative waterproofing products and their expertise in the waterproofing industry. Buoyed by the expected growth of...
    13 July 2015
  • Whitesales Group: New high performance Em-Dome ECO rooflights and upstands
    New high performance Em-Dome ECO rooflights and upstands
    Whitesales Group
    With a U-Value as low as 0.90W/m²K, Whitesales' new Em-Dome ECO rooflight offers an outstanding solution to the daylight versus thermal performance dilemma. Its high performance specification makes it the ideal solution for buildings with high insulation and security requirements. On all building projects the ideal is to maximize light ingress...
    10 July 2015
  • Newton 403 HydroBond – a successful launch
    Newton Waterproofing
    At Vision London, Newton Waterproofing Systems launched Newton 403 HydroBond, which is the company's newest and most innovative waterproofing membrane. Newton 403 HydroBond achieves a full mechanical bond to concrete, meaning that the migration of water between membrane and structure is prevented. In addition, its hydrophilic coating self-heals...
    06 July 2015