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Construction Update
November 2016
Please see Construction Update’s November 2016 issue, traditionally the biggest and best issues of the year showcasing the most exciting Products, Services and Innovations in the Building and Design Industry.
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Bringing a 17th century farmhouse to modern standards of energy efficiency and comfort – Houlston Manor, Shropshire
Houlston Manor is an unlisted mainly 17th century box framed farmhouse, which has been substantially added to and altered since it was first built. Originally a single storey building, the building has expanded over the years to include a second storey, double depth bays and a substantial chimney stack.r.…
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Residentiel Vinyl Cladding Ltd import and distribute Royal Building Products..
We supply vinyl cladding to the building trade, park home manufactures, refurbishes and the general public. Vinyl cladding is used in a variety of projects, from cladding conventional brick homes, covering cracked render makes for a maintenance free solution. Refurbing park homes, building garden offices and garden sheds..…
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Specify polyurethane foam for superior thermal performance

Specifiers need to realise the potential in energy efficiency investment to achieve ongoing cost savings for property owners. In addition to reducing running costs higher market values can be achieved when increasing the property’s energy efficiency performance.

Closed cell polyurethane foam insulation for building projects has been around for over 30 years…  

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Designs of wood floors by Interior Designers and Architects
Architectural and Design Projects have specific demanding client requirements with short lead times. It takes a wealth of experience to deliver such projects both within the time frame and on budget. One of the crucial roles in such projects is the supplier and as suppliers and manufacturers we have been involved in many successful completed projects both in the UK and abroad…
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Comfort and Joy
An interview with Cliff Lockyer, CEO of Redbacks Cushioning Ltd, manufacturers of Redbacks Kneepads “Redbacks® was formed in 2011 in order to develop our cushioning invention. Having researched the protective clothing market, we confirmed our belief that existing knee pads did nothing to cushion…
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Experts in Textile Solutions

For more than 85 years, workwear from F. Engel™ has been selected by customers from all over Europe as the first choice for all-round protection and maximum comfort no matter what a work situation may demand.

Founded in 1927 by Carl J. Engel Senior and now 4thgeneration family-owned…  

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The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) asks its members what working in risk is really like and what hints and tips they’d share with people looking to move into the industry.
I started my career in the civil service (DHSS as was), moving to their outsourcing contract management team. I then made the ‘brave’ move of resigning from the Civil Service and joining the contractor. Having worked on the existing contract I got involved in wider business development, leaving the contract and working out of Head Office for a couple of years.……
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