Clad to please – with Freefoam Building Products

Colin St John, UK general manager of Freefoam Building Products says new innovative PVC-U cladding can help achieve the highest standards of energy efficiency while meeting home buyers’ desire for traditional looking homes. Designing and building a home that saves energy, that is affordable... View Article

Vicaima chosen for major London regeneration programme

Vicaima has been chosen by Rydon Construction to supply a total of 520 doors to Phase 3 of a £130 million regeneration scheme at Packington Estate, Islington, London. This major eight-year, six-phase programme will replace 538 flats with 791 mixed-tenure... View Article

Sentrii Pro gate locks

Sentrii Pro gate locks: a professional and stylish range of gate locks designed built in the UK. Providing simple, convenient effective solutions for locking gates Bolt on or weld ranges with option deadlock, latch only keylatch Used commercial properties, schools,... View Article

Senior’s systems help rebuild school community

A rebuilt school near Doncaster which boasts state-of-the-art amenities has benefited from the specification of products from glazing systems manufacturer Senior Architectural Systems. The contemporary design of Campsmount Technology College incorporates a host of innovative and market-leading curtain walling systems... View Article

COBA moves Plan.a manufacture in-house

COBA Flooring has recently moved manufacture of its Plan.a aluminium entrance matting to its own facility in the UK. This exciting move brings a multitude of benefits to customers. The Plan.a system, which is custom made-to-order to individual specifications, can... View Article

Carl F Groupco launches CFGLock+

As part of Carl F Groupco’s growth as a leading player in the UK hardware market, the company has launched the CFGLock+. The cable restrictor, which meets CE test standards, is designed to increase safety by restricting how far windows... View Article

Bluclad is top of the class at Ordsall Primary

Marley Eternit’s Bluclad render board received top marks at Ordsall Primary School in Nottinghamshire, where it was used to create a striking finish on a new school building. The calcium silicate Bluclad render board offers superior dimensional stability, creating a... View Article

Focus SB and Dimming

When customers choose Focus SB they frequently look for dimming solutions. Focus SB supply conventional rotary dimmers in single and multi-gang configurations. Also available are our ‘Solo’ remote ‘in-line’ dimming modules that utilize push-button-dimmer switches, dolly switches and bell pushes.... View Article

Third CDL Handbook is published

Constructive Details Limited (CDL), a joint venture by the BBA and Robust Details Ltd (RDL), has launched its third handbook of masonry detail junctions developed for the Aircrete Products Association whose members include H+H UK, Hanson, Quinn Lite and Thomas... View Article

Hettich CPD – Creative use of design space in furniture

Hettich UK‘s new CPD – Creative use of design space in furniture – is based on its expertise as a manufacturer of innovative furniture fittings which maximise use of internal space. Hettich shows how fitting solutions can address design challenges... View Article

Top marks for Kooltherm cavity closer

Kingspan Insulation’s premium performance Kooltherm Cavity Closer has been installed as part of a new £5 million primary school in Kidderminster. The innovative, three winged design of St Catherine’s Primary School places the learning experience at its heart, with top... View Article

New active ventilation solution from Passivent

Ventilation specialists Passivent have just launched a unique new approach to achieving good air quality with minimal energy consumption and exceptional acoustic attenuation. The Passivent Active Range is a fully automatic system combining natural ventilation, mechanical assistance, unique SoundScoop acoustic... View Article

LDL introduces ‘bright, shiny new stars’ from Furnipart

LDL Components Ltd is delighted to unveil the new 2013 collection of contemporary, design-led handles from Furnipart, the leading Danish manufacturer. Available exclusively through LDL, the new range continues the ‘The Star on Your Furniture’ theme and is entitled Bright,... View Article

Series 3000 closers make prestigious grade

More than four hundred 3000 Series concealed closers from Astra Door Controls have been specified and fitted on one of London’s most prestigious developments, The Lancasters. The Lancasters, on the northern edge of London’s Hyde Park, took five years to... View Article