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Council upgrades with Aico multi-sensor alarms

Sheffield City Council has completed a programme to upgrade its fire safety throughout its 1,134 sheltered housing properties using Aico’s Multi-Sensor Fire Alarm for an enhanced level of safety; this will enable residents to live safely in their homes for many years to come, even should their health or mobility deteriorate. An additional 261 properties within three tower blocks will also benefit from this premium fire alarm, following a fire risk assessment and advice from South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue.A long standing Aico customer, Sheffield City Council is committed to providing tenants with a high level of fire safety. This latest move to a single...

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Securefast attends The Security Show

Securefast are pulling out all the stops for The Security Show 2017 in Wimbourne, Dorset on Friday 18th August. Along with Securefast’s wide range of electronic and mechanical...

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Fibo introduces NEW installation videos

Fibo introduces NEW installation videos Kitchen and bathroom wall panel manufacturer, Fibo UK...
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RECYFIX® MONOTEC drains outdoor surfaces at Ysgol...

The Ysgol Gynradd Lôn Las Primary School, Swansea, has currently 535 pupils from Year 1 to 6... Read More


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Fresh Wall Vents

By Glidevale


Glidevale's range of Fresh wall vents enable fresh...

EverEdge Atlas

By EverEdge


Designed specifically for the artificial grass...

EverEdge Halestem

By EverEdge


Halestem is a galvanised steel angle edging,...

CPD Online

‘SPECIFYING GLAZED PARTITIONING’ CPD NOW AVAILABLE FROM OCULA SYSTEMS

By Ocula Systems


Partitioning experts and developers of the...

NEW SARNAFIL PLUS CPD FOR EVER CHANGING INDUSTRY

By Sarnafil Ltd


Sika Sarnafil has launched a new and improved...

SAINT- GOBAIN BUILDING GLASS LAUNCHES ‘GLASS FOR INTERIORS’ RIBA ACCREDITED CPD SEMINAR

By Glassolutions Saint Gobain Ltd


The complexities, range and versatility of glass...

Public Sector

Polypipe in the driving seat for major highways project

Polypipe has supplied some of its most innovative sustainable drainage and cable protection solutions as part of a multi-million-pound project to keep one of England’s...

Councils cannot afford to carry out work on high rises

Councils with a combination of ACM cladding and insulation on their high-rise blocks have already taken steps and put in measures to reassure residents about...


Housing

Housing

Mira delivers a bar valve to which everyone can Relate

Mira Showers – the brand most trusted by UK installers – has enhanced its popular bar valve mixer shower range with the new Mira Relate: enabling users to enjoy a...

Redring launches radiant new electric shower range

Redring, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of electric water heating products, has launched a brand new range of electric showers to the trade sector, offering ease...


Hotel, Sport & Leisure

HSL

HeartFelt from Amsterdam with Hunter Douglas

The recently completed restaurant and cafeteria area of the Amstelgebouw office building in Amsterdam Holland, features an acoustic ceiling using Hunter Douglas...

GALVANIC ANODES OFFER 21st CENTURY SOLUTION TO AGE-OLD CONTAMINATION

The seaside is known to do wonders for a person’s health, but it does nothing for the long-term wellbeing of buildings. The main cause of deterioration of reinforced...


Health

Health

Laidlaw swings into action for healthcare

The need for doors in any healthcare environment to work smoothly, quietly and be reliable to facilitate the passage of patients’ visitors and trolleys can sometimes...

Comelit VIP Securing Sheffield Children’s Hospital

A children’s hospital is benefitting from enhanced new levels of security thanks to the installation of an IP video entry system from Comelit. The ViP system at...


Education

Education

Rockfon ceiling solutions for work, rest and play

Weaponness Park in Scarborough, a former brownfield site, has been transformed into a £15million development comprising an improved community leisure centre, a new...

STO-Color X-black is top of the class

The technical and scientific nature of a specialist school in Newcastle has been underlined by the use of a ground-breaking render paint from Sto.The StoColor X-black...


Sustainability

Sustainability

Increased demand for renewable building product

Demand for Plaswood is on the increase as specifiers, architects, landscape designers, construction companies and many more realise the benefits of the sustainable,...

SIKA-TROCAL C400 IS A FAST, EFFECTIVE SPRAY-APPLIED ADHESIVE WORTH STICKING WITH

In the construction industry, time is seldom on a contractor’s side. To complete a new-build or refurbishment project to an agreed deadline requires a lot of things to...


Regeneration

CBRE new office space refreshes working culture

Commercial real estate company CBRE took two floors of Clifton Heights, one of the tallest office developments in Bristol.CBRE used the move as an opportunity to focus on...

Charcon reports sales growth of linear drainage solution

Charcon, the commercial hard landscaping division of Aggregate Industries, has reported continued sales growth for its linear drainage product: Safeticurb.Having...


Ecobuild/Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Wise-up to smart buildings with GEZE UK

GEZE UK’s smart-thinking, innovation and latest system solutions will be showcased at the Smart Buildings Show (8 -9 November 2017), at the Barbican, London.The only...

tremco illbruck showcases impressive brand portfolio

tremco illbruck is a European manufacturer and service provider of high-performance sealing, bonding, flooring, waterproofing, and passive fire protection for the...