IKO launch Academies Brochure

Schools are one of the most vital assets, offering round the clock protection for those who work and learn in them. That is why IKO PLC has launched a new marketing initiative to promote the importance of maintaining the watertight... View Article

St Modwen and WDS call on Panasonic for great energy savings

Panasonic was called upon by Woodhouse Environmental Services Ltd to provide equipment for call centre giant, WDS, to retrofit its busy offices with an energy-efficient Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system. Working against strict time and space constraints, Panasonic’s... View Article

Kingspan Insulation for eighteenth century church

A number of products from the Kingspan Insulation Kooltherm and Therma ranges were used in the resurrection of a dilapidated old church in the Western Isles, which was featured in Channel 4’s The Restoration Man. Originally built by Sir Thomas... View Article

Crown Trade supports skills in spectacular style

This November saw the exciting climax of the longest running annual skills event for newcomers to the painting and decorating industry: the national final of Crown Trade Apprentice Decorator of the Year Competition. This highly regarded competition, sponsored by decorative... View Article

Nationwide LABC approval for Kingspan Tarec®

Kingspan Tarec®’s premium performance Kooltherm® FM Pipe Insulation can now help to speed up installations and cut down paperwork both north and south of the border having become the only dedicated pipe insulation product to hold an LABC Warranty. Combined... View Article

Bee’ah Headquarters, Sharjah, UAE by Zaha Hadid Architects

Bee’ah, the Middle East’s leading fully integrated environmental and waste management company, has commissioned Zaha Hadid Architects to build its new Headquarters building in Sharjah, UAE, following the 2013 international competition. The new Headquarters building is part of Bee’ah’s ongoing... View Article

Welsh Oak Frame backs Self-build & Custom Housebuilding Bill

Welsh Oak Frame has welcomed the latest developments in the push towards getting the Self-build and Custom Housebuilding Bill passed in parliament following the committee meeting held in the House of Commons on 17th December. The Self-Build and Custom Housebuilding... View Article

Eric Wright completes £3.7m Carlisle College project

Eric Wright Construction has completed a 39-week project to establish a creative arts and media building at Carlisle College. Comprising a 128-seater performance theatre, dance studio, rehearsal spaces, an Apple Mac lab and art studio, the project has been erected... View Article

Sadlers Bridge Studios, Derby

The new enterprise centre Sadler Bridge Studios – in Cathedral Quarter, Derby opened this year with high specification timber windows from NorDan. The £4.4m building is part of the £14.2m Connect Derby scheme, owned and developed by Derby City Council.... View Article

TTA Awards – Time to send your entries in

The industry’s most prestigious awards event is benefiting from an enhanced judging panel and online support for 2015, including a new microsite. The TTA Awards are fast approaching, and the deadline for getting your award nomination in is 31 January.... View Article

Sustainability Award winner calls for entries

The winner of the 2014 Sustainability Award is urging other companies to enter the competition in 2015. Earlier this year, Premiere Furniture had its efforts towards sustainable working recognised when it won the prestigious award organised by The Furniture Makers’... View Article