Buildingtalk - the home of construction news
Welcome to Buildingtalk, the resource for building professionals that delivers construction news, product and technical specifications, as well as case studies from suppliers across the industry.
Results of the Crown Trade Apprentice Decorator of the Year Competition, the climax of the longest running annual skills event for industry newcomers.
Benefits of LOCTITE® 7257 Magna-Crete from Henkel for superior concrete repairs include quick and easy application, durable performance and reduced downtime.
Visit included a GGF exhibition, meetings with MSPs, input on Fuel Poverty in Traditional Buildings, and an exclusive GGF Members lunch and tour.
Thesis on UK-based biomass fuel production by Rural Energy’s graduate employee Leah Radford wins top award from Royal British Geographical Society.
Panasonic reviews latest Government domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme that will benefit social housing landlords and tenants.
The Fuel Card Group offer free road safety workshops and driver analysis from Applied Driver Techniques.
3D Laser Mapping new powerful solution is set to transform building surveys, offering highly accurate building floor plans that mean operational and financial savings.
End of year education offers on FLIR Systems on its FLIR E6 and E60 models of smart thermal imaging cameras.
Special promotion price for the FLIR E8 thermal imaging camera with improved flexible control making it easier to see more subtle temperature differences.
Franke Sissons senior management team successfully climbed Mount Snowden to raise money for three cancer charities including Ashgate Hospice in Chesterfield
Armourcoat’s pre-cast timber effect planks from ArmourFX create an original feature wall for the interior an office expansion for HomeAway Inc in Texas
SHY (UK) offer a suite of tubular motors with built in obstacle detection technology for their ZIP System motorised blinds.
Key facts specifiers should consider when selecting the most effective solution to ensure that correct security and access control measures are in place for commercial property.
Wrightstyle’s technical director, Lee Coates, examines fire safety in care homes and explains advanced glazing systems can protect against fire, heat and toxic gases.
New electronic access control brochure from DORMA provides architects, designers and specifiers with technical, installation and details on the latest range of access and security products.
Demand for skilled construction professionals is set to soar in 2015 as strong project contract growth continues and industry restructures for more profits.
Although asbestos has been banned in the UK since 1999 more people than ever are suffering its effects and it poses particular threats in the building industry.
Video of the Week
Video takes a closer look at the skilled art of brick-making that is now in greater demand as architects, designers and specifiers recognise the real value of beautiful bricks.
With employment prospects in construction expected to rise by around 9% in 2015, we look at how Britain can meet the shortfall of skilled workers within the building industry.
Commercial interior design and fit-out company Peldon Rose created an ’essentially’ inspired new London office for digital media buyer Essence.