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Pipe insulation manufacturer Kingspan Tarec has been renamed Kingspan Industrial Insulation Limited.
Johnstone’s Covaplus Vinyl Matt was recently used to refurbish The Rufford pub in Mansfield.
Contour Casings comprehensive range of anti-climb downpipe covers reduce the risk of unauthorised access to roofs and other high level building areas.
Reznor’s new P125 HVAC packaged unit provides heating, cooling and ventilation for commercial and industrial applications.
In a recent boiler installation in Drayton, Fernox products were used to ensure that the central heating system was cleaned and continues to work efficiently.
Novus has applied Passivhaus design principles to its latest project with the aim of maximising a new build’s energy efficiency.
Schöck’s Isokorb range of thermal break units have been made into BIM models for use in planning processes.
Causeway’s Tradex eTrading and MyRegister supplier accreditation software solutions meet G-Cloud 6 framework requirements.
“Manufacturing With BIM: The Cubicle Centre Story” demonstrates how BIM has helped The Cubicle Centre develop its design-to-manufacture process.
Franke Sissons says lack of surveillance for genuine CE Marking for bathrooms and washrooms required by law is causing loss to UK manufacturing.
Marbrex interior wall cladding was recently used in Nottingham Forest Football Club’s latest refurbishment project.
Maintenance and refurbishment specialist completely renew 26 bedrooms and bathrooms at the Thistle Aberdeen Altens hotel.
New light cancellation technology for the FFE Fireray range of infrared beam smoke detectors awarded UK patent.
SE Controls has recently contributed to the installation of smoke ventilation systems at every station of Dubai’s new tram network.
Some of the University of Aberdeen’s accommodation blocks were recently fitted with ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio access control system.
What’s new in building this week also includes helping housing associations reach renewable targets; £1m bolts; and is CE Marking failing UK business?
Trade association Interpave’s new Guide reviews the latest government measures for implementation of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) from April 2015
Video of the Week
Second chapter in our exclusive video series on float glass production looks at the float bath and annealing
Rubberbond looks into the ambitious UK build projects that were cancelled, including an Eiffel Tower replica and a pyramid to house the dead.
Crest Nicholson new homes in Portishead, Bristol Ninety4 on the Estuary were built using Knauf SFS infill panels for both speed and quality construction.