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DeWALT Snake mechanical anchor

Mechanical anchors and direct fasteners for M&E contractors

DeWALT Power Tools

DeWALT’s new range of mechanical anchors and direct fasteners have been developed to provide quick and easy solutions for M&E contractors.

Sadolin Classic and Extra

Sadolin Classic and Extra protect and enhance new joinery


Sadolin Classic and Sadolin Extra combine to offer best performance for decorators and contractors looking to protect and enhance new joinery.

Schöck prevents thermal bridging in major new distillery

Schöck Isokorb prevents thermal bridging at new Irish distillery


Isokorb structural thermal break units prevent any risk of thermal bridging at roof overhang connectivity points at new Irish Distillers development

Space Air partnership with Barclaycard

Space Air partnership with Barclaycard for flexible payment system

Space Airconditioning

Space Air now offer customers flexible payment system from Barclaycard Merchant Services that is simple, fast and saves money.

ISD Solutions' single envelope design

Export success for composite panel construction company

ISD Solutions

By exporting globally, ISD Solutions has seen a 10% growth for 2014 after a £30 million turnover.

HVAC 2015 and UK Construction Week

HVAC 2015 launched as part of UK Construction Week

UK Construction Week

Covering all aspects of the industry from commercial to domestic, exhibitors at HVAC 2015, will showcase the latest, smartest and most efficient new products.


CMS becomes BIM ready

Building envelope contractor invests in BIM

CMS Enviro Window System

By becoming BIM ready, CMS is able to cater for architects who are embracing the digital building revolution.

Isokorb BIM models

Thermal break units made into BIM models


Schöck’s Isokorb range of thermal break units have been made into BIM models for use in planning processes.

Causeway eTrading and Supplier Management

G-Cloud 6 framework requirements met by Causeway eTrading

Causeway Technologies

Causeway’s Tradex eTrading and MyRegister supplier accreditation software solutions meet G-Cloud 6 framework requirements.

Clos-o-Mat at village primary in Cramlington

CPD training course on hygiene rooms help specifiers get it right


Disabled toilet solutions provider Clos-o-Mat’s dedicated CPD on hygiene rooms includes new Government guidelines and tools for specifiers to get it right.

Palma Vita wash and dry toilet

Automatic wash and dry toilet fitted in school hygiene room


Lochaber High School’s new hygiene room has been finished with an automatic wash and dry toilet to give disabled pupils more independence.

Franke Sissons

Non-policing of CE Marking is costing UK business

Franke Sissons

Franke Sissons says lack of surveillance for genuine CE Marking for bathrooms and washrooms required by law is causing loss to UK manufacturing.

Yale Lockmaster on Door-Stop doors

Yale Lockmaster available on Door-Stop composite doors

Door-Stop International

Door-Stop composite door installers offer security and peace of mind to homeowners with the Yale Lockmaster multi-point lock.

Abloy's Low Energy Electric Lock

Eco-friendly electric locking solutions from Abloy

Abloy UK

Abloy has introduced a series of electric locking solutions that feature low energy, eco-friendly technology.

MxPro 5 fire panels protect Center Parcs Woburn Forest

Multiprotocol fire control panels used in bespoke fire system

Advanced Electronics

Advanced’s MxPro 5 multiprotocol fire control panels have been incorporated in a fire system, designed to protect Center Parcs Woburn Forest.

Construction industry opinion survey

Re-roofing tips, consumer law changes, plus latest Election poll

Tue, 21 Apr 2015

What’s new in building includes rooflight solutions, new fabric HVAC ductwork and fasteners for M&E, plus a review of Election promises for contractors.

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Quantic UK

How will the General Election affect construction contractors?

Quantic UKMon, 20 Apr 2015

Round-up of UK General Election promises from the main political parties for the 15% of workers who are self-employed + how this will affect building industry contractors.

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Pilkington on float glass production – distribution and logistics video

Pilkington United Kingdom LimitedMon, 20 Apr 2015

Pilkington’s final video in a series about float glass production looks at the process of warehousing and distribution of glass products to customers.

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Schock Isokorb

Impact of thermal bridging on condensation and mould growth

SchockMon, 20 Apr 2015

How thermal bridging can cause condensation and mould growth problems if the surface temperature factor is controlled incorrectly.

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Senior Hybrid system

Hybrid window & curtain walling system is just the ticket

Senior Architectural Systems

Senior Architectural System’s innovative Hybrid systems have been used as part of the new Park & Ride scheme terminal buildings in York.

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