Our Video of the Week comes from Alpha Heating Innovation and provides a demonstration on how its new ARES Tec 900kW commercial boiler was used at a community college for a rapid warm up time.
News of the week includes how construction workers are being hit hardest by real hourly wage cuts of 13.4% between 2008 and 2013, compared to 7.6% across other sectors. We also feature a prize draw from Fernox offering installers the opportunity to win £50,000 worth of heating products.
Finally, the Buildingtalk team were at the receiving end of an April Fools Day prank when we included a story from Energy Live News about a dog who could sniff out power cuts, whilst we featured a sneaky story about how David Cameron had called for 250 eco-friendly Teletubby houses to be built in Kent.
GEZE UK has revised a piece of lifesaving learning, in the form of its popular RIBA-approved CPD that covers specifying, installing and maintaining ironmongery for fire doors.Posted in Architectural Ironmongery, Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Building Services, Building Systems, Continuing Professional Development (CPD's), Doors, Health & Safety, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning - HVAC, Posts, Security and Fire Protection, Seminars
When you’re in need of a scaffolding contractor NASC believes you should only ever employ the services of a member of the NASClondon.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Health & Safety, Roofs, Video of the Week
Aggregate Industries’ commitment to managing biodiversity has seen the company partner with the Butterfly Conservation and Cumbria Wildlife Trust.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Concrete, Cement, Admixtures, Posts, Site Preperation, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency
Brunswick Square in London recently installed 192 REHAU PVC-U flush fit casement windows for a contemporary finish to a new apartment development.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Glass, Windows