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  • 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
  • Cleveland Sitesafe: Acclaim Accreditation for Cleveland Sitesafe
    Acclaim Accreditation for Cleveland Sitesafe
    Cleveland Sitesafe
    Following a move to involvement in more complex site work with many of their clients' projects Cleveland Sitesafe applied for and has been accredited with Acclaim SSIP Health and Safety Certification. The company is commited to understanding and reacting to clients' needs with regards to their supply chain and aim to fully meet these needs in...
    06 July 2015
  • New external waterproofing video tutorial
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing has produced a new video where the company's Senior Technical Manager, Richard Crossley CSSW, outlines Type A External Waterproofing solutions to BS 8102:2009, the Code of Practice for Protection of Structures Against Water from the Ground. In the film, he examines various grades of waterproofing protection as defined in BS...
    30 June 2015
  • TORMAX United Kingdom: TORMAX takes swing door automation to a new level
    TORMAX takes swing door automation to a new level
    TORMAX United Kingdom
    With product development always a top priority, TORMAX is launching two new swing door operators, delivering even greater functionality and flexibility and allowing the cost-effective installation of an automatic entrance in almost any location. Primarily for automating internal doors, the TORMAX 1102 operator replaces the 1101 and benefits from a...
    27 June 2015
  • Glasdon UK Ltd: Introducing new Genesis GRP kiosks
    Introducing new Genesis GRP kiosks
    Glasdon UK Ltd
    New to the Glasdon collection are Genesis GRP Kiosks, a range of high quality buildings which are available off the shelf for quick delivery (free to mainland UK). These economical GRP buildings are ideal for a large variety of outdoor applications such as car parks, security gates and toll booths. Perfect for limited budgets! The Genesis range of...
    23 June 2015
  • Cembrit: Cembrit slating expertise now available in print
    Cembrit slating expertise now available in print
    Cembrit
    Cembrit has developed a fibre cement slate guide to provide specifiers, craftsmen and trades people with the relevant information for the successful design and installation of pitched roofs with ever-popular fibre cement slates. The book demonstrates how Cembrit’s knowledge of all forms of double lap slating, combined with their knowledge of fibre...
    08 June 2015
  • Q-railing: Q-railing introduces the strongest base shoe ever
    Q-railing introduces the strongest base shoe ever
    Q-railing
    Q-railing has used its latest Programme Update to launch a brand new full glass balustrade system: Easy Glass® Max. The base shoes of the new system are Q-railing’s strongest ever. An Easy Glass Max balustrade can cope with line loads in excess of 5kN/m. There are, in fact, four different types of base shoe available, including F and Y-shaped...
    05 June 2015
  • Aggregate Industries: Aggregate Industries launches BIM library
    Aggregate Industries launches BIM library
    Aggregate Industries
    Aggregate Industries launched its BIM offer at Ecobuild 2015. Created by Aggregate Industries and Colour Urban Design, the comprehensive BIM library consists of 223 products: 206 natural stone and precast concrete paving, kerbing and sustainable drainage products; 12 precast concrete building block products; and 5 insitu concrete products...
    28 May 2015
  • HydroBond innovation to be shown at Vision London 2015
    Newton Waterproofing
    As the countdown continues to the 2nd and 3rd of June, Newton Waterproofing Systems can reveal more details of its involvement in the show, and the innovative new product that architects and specifiers will be treated to. Hosted at Olympia, Vision London is the industry-leading event through which new ways to achieve better building design and...
    20 May 2015
  • Delta Balustrades: Delta Balustrades wins safety accreditation awards
    Delta Balustrades wins safety accreditation awards
    Delta Balustrades
    Delta Balustrades has added to its construction sector credentials by achieving Safecontractor accreditation for its commitment to excellence in health and safety. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors. Explains Garth Boyt from Delta...
    11 May 2015
  • Marley: JB Shingles shortlisted for Roofing Awards
    JB Shingles shortlisted for Roofing Awards
    Marley
    Marley was shortlisted in the Sustainable Roofs (Shingles & Shakes) category at the 2015's Roofing Awards, for the Woburn Center Parcs, Bedfordshire has been shortlisted Marley Cedar Shingles were specified by David Gallimore at Holder Mathias Architects to provide a ‘soft friendly material’. Following the successful installation of Marley Western...
    15 April 2015
  • Cavity Trays: Protection and wet deflection - best practice
    Protection and wet deflection - best practice
    Cavity Trays
    There are situations where it is preferable to approach damp control measures from a different direction. This is particularly relevant where partial or full fill insulation terminates horizontally (at plate level) across a gable wall. It also applies where any cavity impingement occurs, where the thickness of the exterior skin changes partway up...
    09 April 2015
  • New NHBC Guidelines, Filmed At Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing
    The National House Building Council (NHBC) recently developed a new Chapter as part of their below ground waterproofing recommendations: ‘Waterproofing of Basements and Other Below Ground Structures' The new Chapter is integral to the NHBC’s goal of continually raising standards and improving protection for homeowners Their video publicising the...
    25 March 2015