12 February 2015

Urban innovation event supported by the GGF

UK Trade and Investment is working with the Mayor of London to put on ‘Winning Business – The Future of Smart Cities and Urban Innovation’ The one-day event is being organised by the Mayor of London in partnership with UK Trade & Investment (UKTI). It has been designed to give companies the opportunity to hear[…]

  • 12 February 2015

  • 12 February 2015

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10 February 2015

REHAU to attend ISH Frankfurt 2015

REHAU’s stand will feature three stages where the company will put on a variety of presentations At its stand, REHAU will place its focus on the reliability of its planning, processing, service and organisation, as well as its products. The two storey stand will be themed around the message ‘Your Safe Choice’. There will be[…]

  • 10 February 2015

09 February 2015

Tackling skills gap: encouraging new construction industry talent

The UK construction industry is facing a skills gap crisis, after the loss of thousands of skilled workers during the recession. Business is steadily returning to pre-downturn levels, however a report by the London Chamber of Commerce & Industry (LLCI) found that 20% more workers would be required to meet demands in 2014–17, and training[…]

  • 09 February 2015

  • 09 February 2015

05 February 2015

Fire Doors Explained in seminar from BM TRADA

Booking is now open for BM TRADA’s popular Fire Doors Explained CPD seminar At the CPD seminars, live fire demonstrations and film footage will be used to give delegates an overview of fire door design and manufacture. The testing, installation and certification of fire doors will also be covered. Traditional seminar sessions are also held[…]

  • 05 February 2015

04 February 2015

New online CPD from Newton Waterproofing Systems

After conducting market research, Newton Waterproofing Systems found that architects and specifiers wanted a CPD they could watch in their own time Newton Waterproofing Systems’ latest CPD was filmed in its training facilities. It features Tony Champion, the company’s commercial director, conducting a 20 minute presentation on the ‘Structural Waterproofing Design Strategies to BS8102:2009’. By[…]

  • 04 February 2015

03 February 2015

GGF to present at Trading Standards’ 2015 Conference and Exhibition

The Trading Standards Institute Conference and Exhibition 2015 will take place in Bournemouth this year The GGF attended last year’s conference where it presented on the consumer issues, such as the Consumer Right Directive and the Consumer Right Bill, that are affecting the glazing industry. The company has prepared a presentation focusing on how the[…]

  • 03 February 2015

02 February 2015

‘Low Energy Know How’ events set zero carbon targets

Saint-GobainÍs Stacey Temprell believes that Zero Carbon HubÍs ÍLow Energy Know HowÍ events will emphasise the importance of improving energy efficiency in the home The upcoming events, which are free to attend, aim to share up-to-date information about the Zero Carbon Standard and discuss how it can be achieved. As sponsors, Saint-Gobain will present information[…]

  • 02 February 2015