Launch of the Alen 68 motor yacht

The new Alen 68 merges innovative construction technology with Alen Yacht’s boatbuilding expertise to create a fast, agile craft. With a streamlined form and refined materials palette of bleached oak, white leather and white onyx, its design uniquely combines the... View Article

Reynaers at Home helps to drive Passivhaus delivery in the UK

Leading provider of aluminium architectural glazing systems Reynaers at Home has highlighted architects’ concerns surrounding sustainability and energy efficiency in residential housing. Head of Reynaers at Home Hugh Moss said: “In our architects’ survey 57% of British architects said the... View Article

Quality driven by Remmers

Established in 2004 and formally known as Blackhorse Car Sales, Lex Autolease Car Select in Oldbury has over 500 cars displayed in their showroom. The 2000 sq m showroom space along with the 600 sq m workshop space required a... View Article

Total approach to helping disabled children

A unique concept in delivering support for disabled children is addressing ALL their needs in one place- right down to going to the toilet. Kent County Council has opened three Multi-Agency Specialist Hubs (MASH), one each in Swale, Thanet and... View Article

Virgin banking on Tarkett

It’s strictly Tarkett for a new Virgin Money Lounge that comes complete with dance floor. Rather than having the look and feel of a traditional bank, the new Virgin Money Store in Glasgow has opted for a concept centred on... View Article

Labgrade laminates a slick solution for oil manufacturer

Labgrade, the decorative high pressure laminate with a solid core, manufactured by Abet Laminati, has been installed in the refurbished Millers Oils laboratories at Brighouse, West Yorkshire. Supplied by Arnold Laver Bradford and installed by Cleckheaton Construction, the Labgrade, specially... View Article

Levolux creates curves in Crawley

The long awaited transformation of the former Sussex House site in Crawley Town Centre is almost complete, as Land Securities’ new £39 million mixed use development takes shape, showcasing a curvaceous Solar Shading and Screening Solution by Levolux. Occupying a... View Article

Aico pledges its support for gas safety week

Aico, UK market leaders in domestic Fire and Carbon Monoxide (CO) detection, has pledged its support for Gas Safety Week (15th -21st September), and will be running a competition to win the newly upgraded Ei208 Battery CO Alarm due out... View Article

Joe Rose steps into new role at Big Foot Systems

Sussex-based firm Big Foot Systems, who leads the way in non-penetrative rooftop support solutions, is delighted to announce the appointment of Joe Rose as Technical Marketing Manager. Joe has been with Big Foot for three and a half years and... View Article

Hope extends range of performance concretes

Britain’s leading independent concrete supplier, Hope Construction Materials, has extended its range of high performance mixes to complement its existing array of quality-assured readymix concretes. The performance mixes – including HOPEFast®, HOPEFoam®, HOPETough®, HOPEEco®, HOPESeal® and HOPEFibre® – have been... View Article

Kawneer helps British Gas power up

Glazing by Kawneer features on a sustainable benchmark building. Curtain walling from leading architectural aluminium systems supplier Kawneer has helped a new regional headquarters for up to 1,000 British Gas Business staff achieve a BREEAM “Excellent” rating. Kawneer’s AA®110 zone/mullion-drained... View Article

Ariston announces the acquisition of ATAG Heating

Ariston Thermo has announced the acquisition of ATAG Verwarming, the Dutch boiler manufacturer represented in the UK by ATAG Heating. Founded in 1948, ATAG employs 170 people, with a production plant based at Lichtenwoorde devoted to both domestic and commercial... View Article

Anti-slip treatment from Sliptech

Sliptech have over 15 years experience offering a fully professional independent pendulum slip testing and anti-slip treatment service on all porcelain, ceramic and natural stone floor tiles including granite, marble, travertine and limestone. We meet BS7976 and BS-EN 14231 regulations... View Article

LABC System approval for Kingspan OPTIM-R

When it comes to thermal performance, Kingspan OPTIM-R Systems are right at the top of the pile and as a mark of their quality, they have now been recognised with LABC Registered System status, helping to speed up the Building... View Article

Combat Doors specifies Interleaf Hinges from Cooke Brothers

Manchester based Combat Doors, one of the leading specialists in the manufacture and installation of commercial entrance door systems, reports on a recently completed contract for one of the UK’s largest housing associations in Tameside, Greater Manchester. The £250k +... View Article