Teaming up to explore embodied carbon in Bristol

The Green Register (TGR) are teaming up with the Alliance of Sustainable Building Products (ASBP), Skanska and the Structural Timber Association (STA) on November 13th 2014 to present a new half-day seminar in Bristol entitled Embodied Carbon – Why, How... View Article

Saniflo breathes new life into old watermill

Derelict for over 60 years, an old watermill in Middelton on Tees in County Durham has a new lease of life, thanks to a range of Saniflo pumps and macerators including a Sanicubic pumping station, two Sanipro units and a... View Article

Timber Expo reports record visitors numbers

Organisers of Timber Expo today announced the 2014 exhibition was the most successful in the event’s four year history – with over 6,000 visitors attending the show. Event Director, Loretta Sales said: “Timber Expo has grown year on year and... View Article

Two distribution sales recruits join Gerflor in new roles

Global vinyl flooring manufacturer, Gerflor, has created two new territorial sales positions to service its UK distributor and contractor customer base and develop sales of Gerflor’s World-class flooring solutions through these dedicated channels. The role of Sales Representative, Distribution North,... View Article

New super-condensing water heater for leisure centre

Atlantic Boilers of Ashton-under-Lyne has completed another successful super-condensing water heater installation at Whitworth Leisure Centre, Rochdale. This busy community centre has two swimming pools and a fully equipped fitness suite requiring constant shower demand for hot water. For several... View Article

ISG to convert vacant Secondary into new Essa Primary

ISG has been awarded its latest education project, procured through North West Construction Hub (NWCH), securing a £2.4 million scheme for the EFA (Education Funding Authority) to create a new primary school in Bolton. Occupying a vacated secondary school site,... View Article

An ultra addition to the January Furniture Show

The all-new January Furniture Show 2015 sees the return of a well-known name to the exhibition arena following an eight year absence. Quality upholstered furniture designer, Ultra Furniture is one of the latest big industry names to confirm its attendance... View Article

Reynaers takes to the water with Paynes & Borthwick

An extensive range of systems have been supplied by Reynaers Aluminium to a prestigious riverside apartment, office and retail development in Greenwich. The architectural aluminium systems were specified and installed at the Paynes & Borthwick site which comprises five blocks... View Article

Grasscrete often a flood defender

Today’s wide choice of grass paving systems means that Specifiers need to be more informed when selecting a product. With more than 40 years industry experience, Grass Concrete Ltd has a long established history of installations from the smallest urban... View Article

COBA Flooring – a safer choice

As well as entrance matting systems, COBA Flooring is fast becoming a prominent name in the supply of GRP sheets, stair treads and stair nosing within the COBAGRiP collection. COBAGRiP is a range of anti-slip flooring products meeting DDA requirements... View Article

Minister sees Willmott Dixon support UK timber industry

The Environment Secretary Elizabeth Truss MP saw first-hand how Willmott Dixon is backing the home grown timber industry on a major housing project in Kilburn, North London. UK-sourced timber is one of the main components in the company’s scheme to... View Article

GGF all set for Glasstec Dusseldorf

Once again the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) in partnership with Wintech Engineering Ltd, will be exhibiting at Glasstec Dusseldorf – arguably the world’s largest and most important trade fair for glass and glazing products. For glass manufacturers and processors... View Article

GGF contacts hundreds of MPs

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has written to every Member of Parliament who represents a GGF Member in their constituency, to open dialogue and create awareness of the GGF’s campaigns ahead of the political parties’ manifestos for next year’s... View Article