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On the building worker blacklisting saga: just as we seemed to be nearing a resolution, with the leading firms involved offering to set up a compensation fund, we now have more details emerging about police and security services collusion, which may prove to be a bigger story.
PPG Architectural Coatings are looking for a new Charity Partner including for their Johnstone’s and Leyland paint brands. Do apply, and the employees at PPG will be deciding who gets their support.
And a reminder about BATIMAT, the world’s biggest Building exhibition, which opens in Paris next month. It’s a great event and a chance to see new products from around the world.
The Construction Products Association (CPA) is launching an industry-wide consultation into a new proposed Code for Construction Product Information (CCPI).Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry News, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Health & Safety, Information Technology, Innovations & New Products, news, Publications
The latest Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) report confirms that value sales to builders and contractors by Britain’s builders’ merchants in November 2020 saw its largest year-on-year increase since March 2019Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Services, Building Systems, Civil Engineering, Facility Management & Building Services, Landscaping, news, Research & Materials Testing, Timber Buildings and Timber Products
Vytaliving brings to the market a comprehensively tested and certified personal 15-minute rapid COVID testing kit, for antigens and antibodies.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Innovations & New Products, news, Research & Materials Testing, Site Preparation
This piece from Contour explores the design considerations for young offender institutions, in order to allow for the best possible chance of rehabilitation and for officers to manage behaviours effectively.Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Services, Health & Safety, Heating Systems, Controls and Management, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning - HVAC, Interiors, Retrofit & Renovation