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FENSA on Insurance Backed Guarantees

FENSA says installers must provide IBG for no CPS Registration


FENSA warns window installers that without an Insurance Backed Guarantees (IBGs) they will have no CPS registration.

Safeguard's Stormdry Masonry Protection Cream can provide energy savings of up to 29%

Masonry Protection Cream eradicates water ingress and mould

Safeguard Europe

Safeguard’s Stormdry Masonry Protection Cream protects against water ingress and can be applied to wet masonry to produce energy savings of up to 29%.

biomass heating system and 300kW Herz Biomatic boiler, Rural Energy

Event to highlight benefits of biomass heating for Public Sector

Rural Energy

Rural Energy in partnership with South East Wood Fuels are supporting an event in Brighton on biomass heating & other renewable technologies for the Public Sector.

Eaton pre-configured consumer units for power management

Industry welcomes Eaton pre-configured consumer units for power management


Eaton manufacture pre-configured consumer units can come ready to install with all components in place, saving contractors valuable time on site.


FLIR Systems has launched its TG165 Imaging IR Thermometer

TG 165 Imaging IR Thermometer identifies invisible heat patterns download

Flir Systems

FLIR Systems has released its TG165 Imaging IR Thermometer, a compact tool that allows users to see invisible heat patterns, measure temperatures accurately and store images and measurement data for reporting.

IT systems could be hindering the growth of construction companies

IT systems could hinder a company’s growth following financial crisis download


Construction companies were affected badly by the global financial crisis of 2008, with many firms forced to change their operations just to survive. Now there are signs of recovery across the industry, find out how IT systems can hinder your company’s recovery.

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,

The Aperio wireless access control system provides a high level of security

Aperio wireless access control system offers good security management

ASSA ABLOY (Electronic Access Control EMEA)

ASSA ABLOY EMEA’s ’Aperio Effect’ Trilogy kicks off with Part 1: The Trouble with Keys, examining the range of wireless access control systems on offer.

ASSA ABLOY has moved to Wesupply's B2B platform

EDI Management Service supplier Wesupply working alongside ASSA ABLOY download


ASSA ABLOY UK has significantly increased the volume of orders processed electronically and IT cost savings since moving to Wesupply’s B2B platform which can connect to the company’s Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP system.

The top ten best architectural building designs in the world

Architecture's weirdest and wackiest buildings around the world

Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Buildingtalk shares its top ten picks of the weirdest and wackiest buildings across the world and explores what makes them unique.

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Access Covers

Could the Government's change of course on SuDS prove fatal?

Tue, 21 Oct 2014

Changing course on implementation of SuDS from legislation-based approach to a piecemeal local planning risks future problems in the flood season.

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DuPont Tyvek FireCurb offers significant building safety gains videoweblink

DuPont TyvekMon, 20 Oct 2014

Video shows DuPont Tyvek patented FireCurb technology for breathable flame-retardant building membranes, offering a significant increase in building safety.

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Nottingham HOUSE

House inspiring a new generation into a career in construction

Tue, 21 Oct 2014

Buildingtalk takes a closer look at the Nottingham H.O.U.S.E project that is inspiring a new generation to take up a career in construction.

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Jackpad modular building foundations

Jackpad modular building foundations for education projects


Successful summer for Jackpad, supplying modular building foundations for 12 education projects for 3 modular building companies including Springfield Buildings.

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