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AkzoNobel has launched two ranges of quick drying, water based trim coatings designed to offer a quality product at cost effective prices with optimum environmental performance.
Architects that need to incorporate effective passive fire protection systems in buildings can now specify the recently BRE approved Janisol 2 EI30 Fire Resistant Sliding Door from Schueco Jansen.
Eaton manufacture pre-configured consumer units can come ready to install with all components in place, saving contractors valuable time on site.
The Daikin air-cooled EWAD-C and water-cooled EWWD chillers, including those manufactured in Europe, are now certified by AHRI (American Heating and Refrigeration Institute.
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.
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.
Carillion to install the Savortex EcoCurve with smart hand dryer technology to help reduce carbon emissions by 50%, cut costs and offer improved services.
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 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 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 building industry can significantly lower the carbon footprint of construction sites by practising sustainable construction techniques.
Changing course on implementation of SuDS from legislation-based approach to a piecemeal local planning risks future problems in the flood season.
Video of the Week
Video shows DuPont Tyvek patented FireCurb technology for breathable flame-retardant building membranes, offering a significant increase in building safety.
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.
DuPont Corian is lending its support to AL_A’s Tincan project, which involves tinned seafood being served to diners over a six month period.