Hultafors’ New Knives and Hand Axes for Craftsmen and Outdoor Enthusiasts @HultaforsGroup

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Robustness, quality and long-lasting sharpness are the hallmarks of these superb products.

With a selection of toughened, corrosion-proof Heavy Duty Knives, Safety Knives, Chisel Knives and Utility Knives for general purpose tasks on site, there’s also precision products for Electricians, Plumbers and Painters.

The latest additions to the range are the Outdoor Knives for tougher tasks on-site or for those who need a cutting-edge companion out in the bush.

Hultafors Group Acquires Puvab – To Complement The Snickers Workwear Range @HultaforsGroup

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The Hultafors Group has acquired Puvab – the specialist in protective clothing for workers in energy and utility markets as well as those in other industries that need flame resistant safety wear.

The acquisition is part of the growth strategy for the Hultafors Group, and further strengthens and compliments the Snickers Workwear brand in the UK.

Puvab is a Swedish company established in 1989, specialising in designing and developing functional and certified high-quality garments with innovative designs and functionality for work in demanding conditions.

Make Sure Your Face Masks have Built-in Face-fit Checking @JSPLtd

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Just like voters in the forthcoming General Election, you have a choice. As a health and safety decision-maker, you can choose to specify the tried and tested JSP® Force™8 half mask fitted with PressToCheck™ P3 Filters -  which enables wearers to check their face-fit -  or you can choose a mask without this option.

Winner of the 2014 BSIF Product Innovation of the Year Award, PressToCheck™ is the UK’s leading respiratory protection solution with integral face-fit checking.  The system (patents pending) enables workers to ensure they are protected against fine construction dust including silica.

JSP hands over large donation to the Lighthouse Club at the JSP Construction Industry Pro-am @JSPLtd

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JSP are delighted to donate £12,785.00 to the Lighthouse Club raised from sales of their Lighthouse range of Safety Products. For every product sold in the UK from this selected range, JSP make a contribution to this valuable charity.

The money raised will help towards promoting and supporting the Construction Industry Helpline which provides confidential, 24 hour support and advice for the industry’s workforce and their families on any problems they are facing, including occupational health and wellbeing, mental health, or financial difficulties caused by accident, illness or bereavement.

GEZE UK supports the tradition of excellence that is Scottish architecture @GEZE_UK

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GEZE UK has pledged its support to the best of Scottish architecture for the third year running – through its sponsorship of the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) Awards Dinner 2017.

The prestigious, black tie event will take place at the Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, on Wednesday 14th June where a range of awards for architectural achievement will be presented.

These will include the announcement of the RIBA Awards for Scotland and the presentation of the Forestry Commission Scotland/Wood for Good, Historic Environment Scotland and Saint Gobain (Emerging Architect) awards to name but a few.

NEWS: Reynaers shows off new suite of products to the trade this FiT show @ReynaersLimited

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Leading aluminium systems company Reynaers is showcasing its complete trade offering for the first time at this year’s FiT Show at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) from May 23 to 25.

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The theme of the first-ever appearance for Reynaers at this year’s show is ‘bigger, better, breathtakingly beautiful’ and it will be displaying its comprehensive range of aluminium window and door products on stand N10.

Designed for UK homes, Reynaers’ brand new Slim Line 68 window completes the range of specialist systems that are ideal for the trade market.

Champion Timber adds Silvadec to product range @championtimber

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The Guildford branch of Champion Timber is delighted to have added Silvadec Composite Decking to its product range.

As an alternative to traditional wood decking, Silvadec has the authentic look of timber with grain patterns, but has no knots, does not split and is extremely stable.  Additionally, the mounting system features invisible clips making installation very easy and, as no screws can be seen, it also has an improved appearance.

As voted by tradespeople: On the hunt for Britain’s Best Bacon Butty @IronmngryDirect

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The classic bacon sandwich is the breakfast of choice for our nation’s tradespeople, with new research suggesting it is their favourite secret indulgence.

A survey of 2,014 workers by leading ironmongery supplier, IronmongeryDirect, found that 72% of tradespeople agree the hearty sandwich is their workplace snack of choice. Yet, a third (30%) admit to enjoying the treat in secret and two fifths (41%) would fib to their partner about their snack and meal choices while at work.

Welcome to a new source of information @meuk_les

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Welcome to a new source of information

Leading manufacturer, Mitsubishi Electric has launched a new website for anyone involved in energy use in the built environment.

Thehub.mitsubishielectric.co.uk is a blog site with comment and opinion on useful topics that is designed to provide relevant content for construction professionals.