British manufacturer Ecodek have been producing their unique Wood Polymer Composite boards system for over 14 years. In 2018 alone, the production of ecodek® material consumed more than 3600 tonnes of recycled plastic milk bottles and sustainably sourced hardwood fibres. ecodek® boards are available in three profiles, two finishes and five colours, so suitable for […]
Three of the UK’s leading access specialists have come together to form the Access 360 portfolio, providing a total manufacturing solution for roof, ceiling, wall and floor access products for the construction industry. Access 360 comprises Bilco UK, Profab Access and Howe Green. These well-established brands all have a strong reputation for delivering innovative solutions […]
Lindapter Type A Girder Clamps provided a connection that was quick and easy to install, and eliminated the requirement to drill or weld on site. German discount supermarket chain, Lidl, has built a brand new headquarters on a 4.6ha area with a gross floor area of 130,000m2 in Heilbronn, Germany. The project involved the construction […]
As offsite construction growth outstrips traditional methods, Gilberts has introduced a solution that simplifies incorporation of building services. The company’s MFS (Mistrale Fusion) provides a stand-alone unit, requiring no ductwork or plant, to ensure a comfortable ambient environment within each space- in air quality AND air temperature.
Pete Seddon of Rinnai lists the most important points of ensuring that continuous flow hot water heating units are well serviced and maintained to ensure the longest possible and most economical working life. There are two very distinct perspectives on the service and maintenance of continuous flow hot water heating units and systems – that […]
Global market leader for cleaning technology, Kärcher, is pleased to announce that the revolutionary EASY!Force Trigger Gun is available across all Kärcher hot and cold Professional pressure washers*, setting the new standard in high-pressure cleaning. The EASY!Force Trigger Gun unlocks the power to comfortable cleaning, allowing users the freedom to master any high-pressured task with […]
The Edge of Beauty – Cantifix create a focal point at Finsbury Park Innovative architectural glazing specialists, Cantifix, install a virtually seamless 90-degree invisible corner using ground breaking new glass technology at the ‘Bird’s Nest’, a Victorian terrace project with a striking second floor rear extension. The two-storey flat in Finsbury Park required a new […]
A woman from Essex who has been suffering with a spinal condition for nearly 40 years is now able to move independently between floors at the touch of a button after installing a modern and stylish Stiltz Homelift. Kim Carpenter has Degenerative Disc Disease – a condition which affects around 30 million people every year […]
When designing both residential and commercial buildings, the provision of natural light, both for energy efficiency and wellbeing plays a crucial part in the process. Whilst windows need to remain functional, allowing them to be opened, to safely carry glazed units and ensure thermal efficiency, the profiles need to be a slim as possible to […]
NBT, the UK supplier of Pavatex insulation and airtightness products, has completed the first phase of a merger with building products giant, SOPREMA. A global name in the construction supply chain, SOPREMA boasts 67 manufacturing sites around the world, more than 90 subsidiary companies and more than 4000 distributors.