A recent survey into fire safety in social housing carried out by Housing Management and Maintenance magazine reported that 95% of respondents named fire doors as the most important fire safety product and more than half cited broken fire doors as the main reason for properties failing fire safety assessments. Samuel Heath explain more…
The Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI) is helping to shape the competency frameworks for the wider construction products industry. This is as part of its drive towards clearer and more robust fire safety standards.
The Setting the Bar report published today (5 October) has been welcomed by the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI).
Langley Waterproofing Systems Ltd, the leading roofing and waterproofing systems supplier, has invested further in British Board of Agrément (BBA) independent assessment.
Engineered Panels in Construction (EPIC) has announced its full backing behind the ‘100% Hackitt’ campaign.
The GAI is partaking in the review of the process for specifying, supplying, installing and maintaining construction products, as part of Dame Judith Hackitt’s ‘Building a Safer Future’ programme.
ASSA ABLOY UK has issued its whitepaper in response to Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety.
Schueco UK, will be running a series of free seminars, with the intention to address compliance issues in the UK’s aluminium façades, windows and doors market.
Three possible seismic changes to face UK construction will be discussed at this Friday’s (18th May) Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI) Conference.
Industry body Engineered Panels in Construction (EPIC) is calling for whole system testing to be applied to all façade systems, regardless of their composition.