12 January 2015

Wetroom workshop held by SchlUter-Systems at Wembley arena

The workshop was attended by 30 tilers who worked in teams to install wetrooms and underfloor heating systems with Schluter-System’s products Schlüter-Systems recently hosted an interactive training workshop for 30 tiling professionals at Wembely Stadium. Organised to enhance the knowledge of tilers, the workshop saw professionals from across London and the South of England attempt[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Johnstone’s Trade paint specified for police facilities

Carr Gate’s new police training facility has been painted with products from Johnstone’s Trade to meet its specific needs New training facilities for the West Yorkshire police have been installed at Carr Gate in Wakefield, including firearm ranges, classrooms, custody cells, indoor and outdoor public order arenas and a staff canteen and gym. The facility[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Suppliers dilemma following ban of R22 refrigerant

HCFC R22 refrigerant phased-out HCFC R22 refrigerant was phased-out under the Ozone Depleting Substances Regulations EC 2037/2000 & 1005/2009, yet we are still receiving enquiries and orders for Daikin parts, including compressors, specifically for products designed to use the banned refrigerant HCFC R22. For the European market, manufacture of equipment designed to contain HCFC R22[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

REHAU offers CPD sessions to British universities

The first of REHAU’s Fenestration CPD sessions took place at Liverpool John Moores University The RIBA approved sessions, which will take place at universities across the UK, aim to teach construction students about the assortment of materials applied in fenestration and the design standards which apply. 30 students recently attended the first session, which was[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Secondary glazing addresses noise pollution in London new builds

Selectaglaze fitted the new properties with secondary glazing to reduce drafts and noise pollution The neglected establishments, which are Grade II listed, have been remodelled to create luxury apartments and have been fitted with Selectaglaze’s secondary glazing at the architect’s request. Noise reductions of 45dB can be achieved by secondary windows when they are fitted[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Wetroom workshop held by Schlüter-Systems at Wembley arena

The workshop was attended by 30 tilers who worked in teams to install wetrooms and underfloor heating systems with Schluter-System’s products Schlüter-Systems recently hosted an interactive training workshop for 30 tiling professionals at Wembely Stadium. Organised to enhance the knowledge of tilers, the workshop saw professionals from across London and the South of England attempt[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Ellis develop cable cleat for major UK Power Networks specification

Cleats for cables that will increase the power supply capacity across London Cable cleat manufacturer Ellis was called when it became clear that cable being laid in a vital section of the new London Power Tunnels network couldn’t be satisfactorily restrained using a standard cable cleat. Richard Shaw, managing director of Ellis: “Cable cleats are[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Security door from Abloy approved by LPCB

The new Abloy Door provides access control and security Fire rated to standards BS 479 Part 22 and EN 1634-1:2000, the Abloy security door has been manufactured with an EL160 Mechanical Lock Case with automatic deadlocking and a Lever Handle Set. The door-set has also been constructed with a Panic Bar and Protec2 Euro Profile[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

Alumasc’s innovative easy-to-apply Traditional Brick Slip system

Alumasc’s Traditional Brick Slip is a patented durable, lightweight system that uses a preformed template mesh to assist speedy and accurate installation, achieving a premium quality and uniform result. It is easy-to-apply, with minimal site handling required. Traditional brick slips can be cut on site to accommodate detailing requirements and are highly resistant to impact[…]

  • 12 January 2015

12 January 2015

DCE CPD Roadshow schedule for UK and Ireland in 2015

Free CPD at your local ‘Meet the EXPERTS’ Technical Forum DCE CPD Roadshow are happening all over the UK and Ireland from Aberystwyth to Aberdeen, Dundee to Dover, Galway to Gillingham, Brighton to Blackburn, Sunderland to Swansea, Guernsey to Glasgow, Northampton to Newton Abbot, Huddersfield to Hull and numerous places in between. 78 local events[…]

  • 12 January 2015