The insulation manufacturing company appeared on BBC’s News at Ten following a report that energy suppliers will be given two years longer to fulfil their obligations under ECO.
Industry leaders have criticised the decision stating that thousands of jobs would be at risk and people living in the worst housing conditions would be denied home improvements.
Proposed changes to the scheme include offering homeowners up to £1,000 to spend on energy efficient measures when they buy a new home, although Steven Heath, Knauf Insulation’s External Affairs Director warned of the dangers of cutting solid wall insulation programmes delivered through social housing providers in order to drive upgrades in owner occupied or private rented properties.
Julie Chandler, MD at Chandler Material Supplies Ltd, explains how family is at the heart of everything they do, in the latest of Keystone Lintels’ ‘Spotlight on Women in Construction’ series.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Systems, Facades, Fascias, news, Posts, Recruitment, Walls
The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) will be promoting its ‘Training the Industry’ programme at The FIT Show.Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Exhibitions and Conferences, Glass, Glazing, Posts, Training
Aggregate Industries has been recognised by the Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) at the prestigious British Credit Awards.Posted in Articles, Awards, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Concrete, Cement, Admixtures, Information Technology, Posts
Lorient has appointed Kerry Hicks as its new Managing Director – he replaces Maria Powell, who retired after 23 years at the company at the end of January.Posted in Access Control & Door Entry Systems, Articles, Building Industry News, Posts, Recruitment, Security and Fire Protection