CMS Window Systems has been announced as a winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Sustainable Development 2017.
Established in 2006, the Cumbernauld-based company has been commended for upholding environmental, social and economic sustainable practices throughout every aspect of its business.
CMS provides windows, doors and curtain walling solutions that aim to reduce the carbon footprint of homes and buildings, whilst operating in a resource-efficient way that generates no landfill waste due to its in-house recycling facilities.
Employing more than 250 people at its 15-acre main manufacturing and recycling facility and headquarters, the window manufacturer is a living wage employer and holds Investors in People Gold standard and Investors in Young People accreditation.
The organisation has received heavy praise for its active role in developing employment opportunities for young people, and its role in bettering the local community through charitable donations and initiatives.
The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is the latest in a series of awards presented to CMS, coming six months after it collected an award in the management category for medium and large companies in the European Business Awards for the Environment (EBAE).
Sales to builders and contractors by Britain’s builders’ merchants surged in September, with sales up 8.3% compared with September last year, according to the latest Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) report.Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Systems, Landscaping, news, Plant, Equipment and Hire, Timber Buildings and Timber Products
Worker ID tags are made for use in extreme conditions and are 100% waterproof – shop Scafftag for a wide selection of hard hat ID tags for your workers.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Plant, Equipment and Hire, Site Preparation
A combination of ROCKWOOL’s non-combustible stone wool insulation and certified FIREPRO® products have been specified for the Grange University Hospital in Wales.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Case Studies, Health & Safety, Insulation, Retrofit & Renovation, Security and Fire Protection, Walls
The announcement of a ten-year school rebuilding programme means there is an unprecedented opportunity to adopt new approaches say Pop Up Power Supplies®.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Services, Heating Systems, Controls and Management, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning - HVAC, news, Retrofit & Renovation