Sustainability at Clerkenwell Design Week

Do furniture products have an impact on climate change? An expert in sustainability for the furniture industry will be delivering two seminars on the subject as part of Clerkenwell Design Week which takes place between the 20th and 22nd May.... View Article

10 green bottles squashed up in the floor

Constantly pushing the boundaries of innovation in sustainability, British manufacturer Newhey Carpets has recently introduced a revolutionary carpet secondary backing system, “evobac”, made using 100% recycled plastic bottles. The company has combined its proficiency in high speed Colortec tufting technology... View Article

Door closer is good for health

Available in standard and free swing versions, Powermatic controlled, concealed door closers are totally concealed when the door is closed, delivering a host of benefits in aesthetics, hygiene, safety and well-being that are proving extremely popular with specifiers, clinicians and... View Article

CLD introduces new range of Hytronik motion light sensors

Hastings, Sussex, UK based lamp and LED lighting specialist CLD Distribution announces a comprehensive new range of Hytronik motion and lux sensor switches to its range of innovative lighting control options. Utilising microwave technology, these are ideal for wide ranging... View Article

China Design Centre opens to the UK

The UK’s first permanent design centre dedicated to developing relationships between China and the UK, launched at The Building Centre in central London last night. China Design Centre was opened by Sir Terry Farrell and Lord Wei at an event... View Article

Whisky Distillery solution that keeps the pipes warm

Freezing pipes taking water from the Dumgoyne Hills just north of Glasgow hindered the production of very special, high quality, unique Scotch malt whisky at the Glengoyne Distillery…until the installation of advanced technology pipework supplied by Flexenergy. Flexenergy’s Flexalen 600... View Article

Luke Him Sau, Architect: China’s Missing Modern

Luke Him Sau, Architect: China’s Missing Modern relates the intriguing history of 20th Century Chinese architecture through one of its greatest modern exponents. Luke Him Sau/Lu Qianshou (1904–1991) is best known internationally and in China as the architect of the... View Article

Array receives ‘A’ rating from BRE

Heckmondwike FB is celebrating the news that the BRE (Building Research Establishment) has awarded an A rating to its Array fibre bonded carpet tile, for offices and commercial environments, which will be included in the BRE’s Green Book Live. An... View Article