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Jewson at The Skills Show 2014

Jewson supply building materials for The Skills Show competition


Jewson flew the flag for construction by sponsoring the Landscape Gardening and Carpentry competitions at The Skills Show 2014

Crown Paints have launched a new colour guide for specifiers

Crown Paints launch new Housing Colour guide for specifiers download

Crown Trade

A new colour guide has been launched from Crown Paints for specifiers, featuring visuals of 20 colours being used in application in a variety of rooms in the home.

Sidey offsite solutions

Sidey offsite solutions for construction capacity growth


KitFix patented offsite system from Sidey enables windows and doors to be factory fitted into timber-frame and structurally insulated panel systems.


Chief Executive of CIAT awarded Honorary Degree

Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT)

Francesca Berriman MBE, Chief Executive CIAT, awarded an Honorary Degree for her outstanding contribution to the Architectural Technology discipline.


Increased efficiency with next generation Ecodan air source heat pumps

Mitsubishi Electric Living Environmental Systems

The latest Ecodan air source heat pumps from Mitsubishi Electric offer a new way of heating a cylinder and increasing heat-up efficiency by 17%.

Grant UK

Grant UK new wood pellet store for Spira condensing biomass boilers

Grant Engineering (UK)

Grant Wood Pellet Store makes it even easier to store fuel used by their Spira condensing biomass boilers and means reduced fuel costs.


ETI Digital Moisture Meter

New Moisture Meter for building professionals & tradesmen

Electronic Temperature Instruments (ETI)

New robust, compact digital 7250 Moisture Meter from ETI incorporates a colour coded bar graph and is supplied in a protective zip wallet.

Share construction documents with GenieBelt collaboration app

Share construction documents with GenieBelt collaboration app weblink


New free GenieBelt construction collaboration app offers instant online access to construction information including drawings and schedules.

Broken down equipment can be costly and inconvenient for companies

Construction companies must assess the economic life of assets


Broken down and old machinery can cause disruption to companies - EQUE2 advises on accessing the economic life of assets when repair or replacement is needed.

Bristish Ceramic Tile

New Aspire house build division brand launched by British Ceramic Tile (BCT)

British Ceramic Tile

British Ceramic Tile (BCT) new Aspire brand and extended sales team created to provide tiles for national and regional house builders.

SAVORTEX EcoCurve hand dryer

Savortex washroom smart technology helps Carillion save energy


Carillion to install the Savortex EcoCurve with smart hand dryer technology to help reduce carbon emissions by 50%, cut costs and offer improved services.

Saint-Gobain PAM

Saint-Gobain PAM UK new cast iron shower drain kits downloadweblink

Saint-Gobain PAM UK

Adding to its range of VortX drainage products, Saint-Gobain PAM UK launch a range of complete cast iron shower drain kits supplied boxed,

ASSA ABLOY's Aperio locking system has been integrated into the xPLAN V9.x system

Aperio locking system integrated with Xplan V9.x from ACS Ltd


The Aperio locking system from ASSA ABLOY Access Control has been fully integrated into ACS Limited’s xPLAN V9.x access control system to create a single point of administration.

Simeio biometric access control system at V&A

Simeio to provide biometric access control for V&A new gallery project


Construction workers on the new V&A museum gallery project will verify credentials and activity through Simeio’s biometric access points onsite.

The Aperio cylinder access control system can be installed in two minutes

Aperio cylinder wireless control system eradicates drilling & cabling weblink

ASSA ABLOY (Electronic Access Control EMEA)

ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio cylinder wireless access control system can be installed in two minutes without needing to carry out drilling or cabling work beforehand.


Will offsite and fabric first transform construction?

Thu, 20 Nov 2014

Fabric First Academy to speak at ‘Offsite Construction Show’ plus ‘Buildings and Energy Efficiency incorporating Greenbuild Expo’ in 2015

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Infographic from Able Skills - Green Alternatives to Conventional Building Materials

New infographic on the value of green alternatives to building materials weblink

Mon, 17 Nov 2014

New Infographic shows how green buildings can reduce energy use by 30-50% but only cost 3-5% more than conventional buildings to construct.

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6 new Stelrad Vita ranges of radiators for the home video

StelradMon, 17 Nov 2014

Stelrad now offer six selected Vita radiator ranges from the entry level Vita Value range through to the designer Ultra with colour options.

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Direct employment gives construction companies greater control

Directly employed labour is good for business

MonodraughtThu, 20 Nov 2014

Monodraught’s contracts manager, Luigi D’Uva explains why directly employing installation and commissioning teams for a project is beneficial to businesses.

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Ronacrete screed systems have been used at the Tate Library

RonaFloor Epoxy DPM & Quick Drying RonaScreed used at library


RonaFloor Epoxy DPM and RonaScreed 4 Day Overlay Quick Drying Screed have been specified for use at the Tate Library in Streatham to produce a robust, high strength floor surface.

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