Crown trade helps Miller Homes build a greener future

Leading housebuilder Miller Homes has joined forces with Crown Trade to enhance customer satisfaction and improve sustainability. Miller Homes wished to avoid any potential issues associated with the yellowing of conventional solvent borne glosses – and it turned to the... View Article

Urban village moves a step closer

The creation of a new Urban Village in Hereford moved a step closer this week as Sanctuary Group’s outline planning application to build affordable new homes on the Merton Meadow site, off Blackfriars Road, was approved. The application went before... View Article

Construction bounces back in Q2

The latest Construction Trade Survey, published today, shows that conditions in Q2 improved across all construction sectors and throughout the supply chain. Even small and medium-sized businesses, hardest hit by the downturn, reported their first rise in activity since 2007.... View Article

From spade to roof height in less than five days

H+H’s innovative all-in-one building method, Rå Build, has been used in the construction of a pair of semi-detached bungalows on a restricted site in Kessingland, Suffolk. The bungalows were built for Orwell Housing Association by Wellington Construction. This pair of... View Article

Armstrong Ceilings goes greener still

Armstrong Ceilings has won Materials Recycler of the Year at the National Recycling Awards. Leading UK manufacturer of interior building solutions, Armstrong Ceilings, has won its second green award in as many months. Just two months after winning the 2013... View Article

Armstrong Ceilings extends its canopy range

Curved Optimas to complement Armstrong Ceiling’s canopies portfolio. Leading interior solutions provider Armstrong World Industries has extended its portfolio of canopy ceilings with the launch of a unique curved system which can be used either convexly or concavely to give... View Article

Firm has designs on new kitchen projects

Project:ff&e, the specialist provider of furniture, fittings and equipment, has been appointed to a trio of new projects and won a FIRA (Furniture Industry Research Association) Innovation award as a result. The Halifax-based company has been chosen to use its... View Article

Exciting new material is sure to be childs play

Advanced Technical Panels (ATP), part of the James Latham Group, has announced the arrival of an exciting new plastic material which is certain to make a big impact, especially within the leisure and play equipment sectors. Ideal for both indoor... View Article

ISG secures latest university win in Dundee

Following two successful contracts with the University of Dundee’s prestigious School of Medicine, ISG has been awarded a £400K contract by the city’s Abertay University to undertake improvement works at its Old College building. Work has now commenced on the... View Article