News relating to structural protection on BUILDING DESIGN. Keeping you up to date with sector news and innovations.
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  • Delta Membrane Systems: What is Radon and how can we protect our homes?
    What is Radon and how can we protect our homes?
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Radon occurs naturally in the environment. Radon gas is created when natural radioactive uranium slowly decays and can be found in all rocks and soils. Radon can be found everywhere in the UK, although certain parts will have higher concentration levels than others. This radioactive gas is, colourless, odourless and tasteless. Radon is measured in...
    07 November 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: Another Star Newtonite Gains CSSW Qualification
    Another Star Newtonite Gains CSSW Qualification
    Newton Waterproofing
    Vince Tansey, Business Development Manager and new addition to the Newton family, has recently gained the highly desirable CSSW qualification from the leading training provider in the UK, the Property Care Association (PCA). Nationally recognised, the Certificated Surveyor in Structural Waterproofing qualification is specific to those individuals...
    05 November 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: Newton's recycling service wins fifth prestigious award
    Newton's recycling service wins fifth prestigious award
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing is thrilled to have won the Charles Darwin Award at the British and Irish Trading Alliance (BITA) awards in recognition of our unique membrane recycling service. This prestigious award makes the fifth accolade won by the scheme in just two years. The Charles Darwin Award is for companies that have successfully introduced a new...
    24 October 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: Two award nominations for unique recycling scheme
    Two award nominations for unique recycling scheme
    Newton Waterproofing
    Continuing our streak of award nominations so far in 2019, Newton is honoured to be shortlisted at both the BITA Gala Award Ceremony and the London Construction Awards, for the Charles Darwin Award and Sustainable Construction Award respectively. As a first-year member of the British Irish Trading Alliance (or BITA), Newton is proud to be...
    13 September 2019
  • Delta Membrane Systems: New Podium Deck brochure from Delta Membrane Systems
    New Podium Deck brochure from Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems has released its new Podium Deck brochure. This 44-page, full-colour brochure presents design and build philosophy, project detailing and specification/selection of the correct waterproofing and drainage protection systems for podium decks, buried roofs, blue roofs, green roofs, warm roofs, cold roofs, hybrid roofs, car...
    11 September 2019
  • Delta Membrane Systems: Delta shortlisted twice in London Construction Awards
    Delta shortlisted twice in London Construction Awards
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems Ltd has been shortlisted for two honours within the London Construction Awards 2019. The London Construction Awards recognise achievements, developments and innovation within London’s booming construction industry and feature a wide range of categories for solution providers, contractors, architects, civil engineers...
    09 September 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: Become CSSW qualified with Newton Waterproofing Systems
    Become CSSW qualified with Newton Waterproofing Systems
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton Waterproofing Systems has seen great success with our comprehensive training schemes offered to our Specialist Basement Contractors. As such, we are proud and excited to be working alongside the Property Care Association (PCA) to deliver training for the highly desirable CSSW qualification at our head office in Tonbridge, Kent. Nationally...
    06 September 2019
  • Delta Membrane Systems: New Structural Waterproofing Consultant at Delta
    New Structural Waterproofing Consultant at Delta
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Sean Rooney, CSSW, CSRT has joined the technical team at Delta Membrane Systems Limited as a Structural Waterproofing Consultant. Sean began his career in the construction sector as a qualified carpenter specialising in first fix, second fix and high-end internal finishing before pursuing a career in the preservation and structural waterproofing...
    05 August 2019
  • Delta Membrane Systems: DualProof waterproofing system gains BDA Agrément®
    DualProof waterproofing system gains BDA Agrément®
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems is delighted to announce DualProof has been certified by KIWA (European Institution for Testing, Inspection and Certification). The BDA Agrément® process is designed to underpin the ‘fitness for purpose’ of products destined for the European construction market. Products are examined and rigorously tested following precise...
    08 July 2019
  • A Proctor Group: Fireshield® membrane awarded BBA certification
    Fireshield® membrane awarded BBA certification
    A Proctor Group
    The A. Proctor Group, renowned for providing high-quality membrane solutions for controlling the heat, air and moisture movement in buildings (HAMM), is delighted to announce that its Fireshield® vapour-permeable membrane has been awarded a British Board of Agrément Certificate. Fireshield® is the culmination of leading research to produce a...
    18 June 2019
  • Delta Membrane Systems: CSSW training offered by Delta Membrane Systems
    CSSW training offered by Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems is delighted to have been given permission by the Property Care Association (PCA) to deliver the Certificated Surveyor in Structural Waterproofing training at its HQ in Epping, Essex. The CSSW is the only nationally recognised and specific qualification for waterproofing specialist surveyors or for individuals who are not...
    12 June 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: National Building Award for Membrane Recycling Service
    National Building Award for Membrane Recycling Service
    Newton Waterproofing
    On 22nd May 2019, Newton Waterproofing Systems took home the prestigious 'Innovation of the Year' accolade from the National Building Awards. We are very honoured and proud to have won such a fantastic award and are thrilled to be adding it to our trophy cabinet. Newtonites James and Richard went to Wembley Stadium for the evening and collected...
    11 June 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: Newton's award-winning Membrane Recycling Service
    Newton's award-winning Membrane Recycling Service
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton's award-winning Membrane Recycling Service is the first and only entirely closed-loop recycling scheme in the UK waterproofing industry, run in collaboration between Newton Waterproofing Systems and Newton Specialist Basement Contractors in order to actively collect and recycle waste High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) waterproofing membrane...
    28 May 2019
  • Newton Waterproofing: Newton injection resins added to product range
    Newton injection resins added to product range
    Newton Waterproofing
    Newton's product portfolio is expanding once again to include a comprehensive range of injection resins, suitable for the remedial repair of cracks in concrete that can lead to water ingress. Injection resins are suitable for application in basements, underground parking, tunnel projects, wall/floor transitions, concrete slabs, bridges...
    13 May 2019
  • Delta Membrane Systems: New Training Prospectus from Delta Membrane Systems
    New Training Prospectus from Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems
    Delta Membrane Systems Ltd has released its latest Training Academy Prospectus for 2019 designed specifically for those working in the structural waterproofing, damp-proof, flood resilience and ground gas protection sectors. Topics can be as run as a short learning lesson or a more comprehensive full day course. One-off sessions can be used to...
    29 April 2019