AkzoNobel makes unprecedented investment in trade brands

AkzoNobel has announced a record investment in its trade paint brands, as part of its commitment to reinvigorating the painting and decorating industry. The £12 million investment will include a striking new appearance for Dulux Trade, including new look metal... View Article

Levolux walks on the wild side

WWF-UK recently moved from its base in Godalming, to its new home in Woking, Surrey. Known as the Living Planet Centre, the landmark building, with its distinctive arching roof, boasts a fully automated, internal Solar Shading solution from Levolux. The two-storey, 39,557... View Article

Tarkett flooring put to the toughest test

Great flooring deserves perfect cleaning – and now Tarkett’s products are going under the spotlight in a new national showcase for innovative cleaning. The company has teamed up with cleaning experts Scot Young Research (SYR) Resilient to provide all the... View Article

InSinkErator® extends campaigning to social media

InSinkErator®, the global leader in food waste disposers, and a major player in steaming hot water taps, is extending its online campaign strategy to include the use of social media. To celebrate the launch of the new social media venture... View Article

SPAB Scholars hit the conservation trail

There is no parallel in the architectural conservation world to the annual SPAB (Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings) Lethaby Scholarship. The four newest recruits to this long-established training scheme for young architectural and building professionals now join a... View Article

Neaco aluminium grilles provide extensive cladding

Neaco’s Techdek aluminium open grille system is extensively featured as cladding at a £6.3 million development in Finnieston, Glasgow, which provides a new 132/33kV substation on behalf of Scottish Power Energy Networks. Designed by Dane Architectural and built by Miller Construction,... View Article

EQUITONE clad cinema gets northern exposure

EQUITONE architectural fibre cement materials from Marley Eternit have been used to create a striking facade on the UK’s most northerly cinema and music venue. Marley Eternit’s EQUITONE was specified by Gareth Hoskins Architects for the £12.4m ‘Mareel’ building in... View Article