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.
UNION, part of ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, will be showcasing its certified, durable and easy-to-fit locks, cylinder systems and door closers at Screwfix Live 2018.Posted in Access Control & Door Entry Systems, Architectural Ironmongery, Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Doors, Exhibitions and Conferences, Posts
FENSA has announced it has appointed CMDi – built environment brand specialists, to explore the ‘grey’ market.Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry News, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Glass, Glazing, Posts
A local education authority in Scotland is optimising best value in a major capital building programme, even through to pupil intimate care, courtesy of Closomat.Posted in Accessibility, Articles, Bathrooms, Bedrooms & Washrooms, Building Industry News, Case Studies, Interiors, Posts, Retrofit & Renovation
The number of visitors attending The Homebuilding & Renovating Shows who are working on a live project is increasing year on year, according to new research.Posted in Articles, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Exhibitions and Conferences, Posts