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Russell Roof Tiles partner with Romag

Russell Roof Tiles partners with Romag to meet demand for in-roof PV download

Russell Roof Tiles

In-roof photovoltaic (PV) systems from UK solar manufacturer Romag are being fully integrated with Russell Roof Tiles products including concrete tiles.

Dow Building Solutions XENERGY insulation material

New XENERGY roof insulation material from Dow

Dow Building Solutions

Commercial roll-out by Dow Building Solutions of new steel grey XENERGY flame retarded XPS roof insulation with LAMDA values up 11%.

Insulated roof panel guide from MCRMA

New insulated roof panel installation guide from MCRMA

Metal Cladding and Roofing Manufacturers Association

MCRMA has issued ’A guide to site installation of insulated roof panels’ to help its customers.

connecDIM integrated light management solution

New connecDIM integrated light management improves staff well-being

Tridonic UK

Even small applications with only a few DALI devices can benefit from the new connecDIM easy-to-integrate light management system from Tridonic

Mitsubishi Electric Learning Curve educational programme

Video on new schools educational programme about reducing energy

Mitsubishi Electric Living Environmental Systems

New video from Mitsubishi Electric shows benefits of their Learning Curve educational programme for primary schools and children’s groups.

Stroma Certification adds biomass to its scheme

Biomass added to Stroma Certification's MCS


Stroma Certification has enhanced its Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) by adding biomass to attract new customers.


AltoSites Asset Management solution

AltoSites pay-as-you-go Cloud-based Asset Management solution download

Altuity Solutions

AltoSites makes it easy to map all compliance information and critical asset data needed to maintain small and medium-sized enterprises

UltraMax infrared camera technology

Infrared cameras to be unveiled at Ecobuild

Flir Systems

FLIR Systems has chosen Ecobuild as the launch platform for its FLIR T-Series infrared cameras.

Wesupply manage EDI requirements for James Hargreaves Group

Wesupply extends its EDI service to the James Hargreaves Group


Wesupply has been chosen to manage the James Hargreaves Group’s electronic trading processes.

New kitchens website from Jewson

New kitchens website launched by Jewson


Jewson has re-designed its kitchens website to be compatible with tablets and smart phones.

FIRA Statistics Digest

Furniture Industry Research Association latest Statistics Digest


Published annually, the latest Statistics Digest provides essential information for anyone operating in the furniture sector.

Geberit Award winners Christopher Lemons, Jonathan Terry and Jason Phillips

Celebrating the winners of the Geberit Awards 2014


UK and Ireland’s Best Commercial Installer Team, Best Domestic Installer and the Best Apprentice are celebrating becoming winners of the Geberit Awards 2014, in association with PHAM News.

The Hardware Show 2015

ASSA ABLOY UK brands UNION and Yale at The Hardware Show 2015


Merchants and suppliers will see the latest products from Union and Yale at the The Hardware Show 2015 in Dublin.

New SONA range from Sprue

New SONA range from Sprue simplifies fire & carbon monoxide safety

Sprue Safety Products

New SONA range of home safety products is set to transform fire & carbon monoxide protection with a control unit, diagnostic capability and wireless options.

Centre of Excellence

Aico launches new training facility


In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Aico has launched its Centre of Excellence, a new training and demonstration facility in Shropshire.

Kingspan Tarec Pipe Insulation installed at Marks and Spencer

Boost for self-build, top 10 building cost overruns plus latest Buildingtalk Newsletter

Fri, 30 Jan 2015

Latest industry news includes visit to BAU, pipe insulation at M&S, galvanized Premiership football stadium, and networking in the glazing industry.

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Hochiki alarms

Demystifying fire safety legislation for multiple occupied houses

Hochiki Europe (UK)Tue, 27 Jan 2015

Julian Bailey from Hochiki Europe clarifies the key legislation landscape for anyone installing a fire safety system for Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs).

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Saint-Gobain video celebrates 350th anniversary video

Saint-Gobain UK & IrelandMon, 26 Jan 2015

Saint-Gobain’s 350th anniversary year begins with 4 interactive, futuristic pavilions around the world demonstrating 350 reasons to believe in the future.

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Increase the efficiency of lifting and handling

How many animals can a forklift carry?

Thu, 29 Jan 2015

Increase the efficiency of lifting and handling at your workplace with this simple infographic that helps you get a better idea of the weight each type of forklift can carry.

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Underfloor heating system from Schlüter Systems

Underfloor heating system from Schlüter for major self-build project


Schlüter-Systems products help complete the second stage of construction of the eco-friendly Chitterman House self-build transformation project

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