“If a GPS system helped you take on one extra job per week, and if overtime payments could be reduced by a couple of hours per week, what would your return be per employee?” Landscape contracting is labour intensive. With many vehicles, drivers and sites to manage, and customers spanning a wide radius, a popular […]
The team at Panasonic have been working in collaboration with architects, engineers and local crafts people to create an unfiltered, unique and comfortable luxury living experience in bubble style Domes to bring a 180-degree transparent window to the world of nature. Michael Beare of Finn Lough Resort is the visionary behind this unique holiday experience. […]
Wrightstyle, the leading international supplier of advanced glazing systems, introduced a new door system in 2018 that provides 90 minutes of integrity and insulation (EI90). The new 8050 series of thermally broken fire doors are fully compatible with Wrightstyle’s SR60 curtain walling system, and provide a new level of aesthetic appeal.
UK Safety Experts Urge UK Businesses to Protect Workforce During Festive Season UK businesses have a legal responsibility of ensuring staff are not over the alcohol limit while at work, to support this, Arco, the UK’s leading health and safety expert, wants to encourage the use of breathalysers in the work place this festive season.
Wojciech Brożyna – Managing Director Aluprof UK Not a new technology, but a design approach which continues to grow in popularity. Recent projects competed with Aluprof systems show what it possible and the benefits that this approach can bring. The construction industry has used modules, such as bathroom ‘pods’, for many years where a repetitive […]
Wintech Testing & Certification are one of Europe’s leading Curtain Wall & Rainscreen Cladding testing facilities, with decades of experience in the façade industry. Testing is undertaken against European and international standards, including CWCT (Centre for Window and Cladding Technology), and BS EN 13830:2015 Curtain Walling – Product Standard. A typical test sequence for a […]
Industry-leading systems supplier VEKA Group has added another string to its bow, for the benefit of fabricators and installers. The Burnley-based PVC-U giant now offers perfectly colour-matched laminated mouldings. And, for a year that has seen the window systems supplier increase its ex-stock offering to 16 combinations, from its 29-strong Variations colour collection, and launch […]
Deanestor, one of the UK’s leading contract furniture and fit-out specialists, has announced a record order book and strong financial performance this year. The business has generated £20m of orders in 2018 from contractors and developers – a record order intake in the history of the company. This is a 40 per cent increase on […]
Infrastructure will be a key driver of construction activity in the UK over the next few years. Major projects such as HS2, Thames Tideway and Hinkley Point C plus other nuclear power stations with further road, rail and water projects are anticipated to provide growth of over 12% in 2018/ 2019. Premier Modular Ltd have […]
Oxford Brookes University is one of the UK’s top modern universities. It has built a local, national and international reputation for teaching and research excellence and its roots can be traced back to 1865, when it began as the Oxford School of Art. Recent significant investment in the estate has already resulted in multi award-winning […]
Dressing for the cold is like building a house – start with a good foundation. The Snickers Workwear Baselayer clothing uses high-tech breathable fabrics for ventilation and body moisture transport for consistent warmth and comfort. The seamless designs are available in 37.5® ventilating technology as well as polyester and merino wool to suit different types […]
(UK, 27th November 2018): Littlehampton-based The IPG is proud to have been recognised by Arun District Council as 2018’s Business of the Year (10 or more employees). The 21st Arun Business Partnership Awards ceremony took place on the 15th November and saw several local businesses compete across the various categories. All awards were hotly contested […]