SIG UK launches free branchfinder app

SIG UK has developed a new mobile app enabling construction professionals on any site in the UK to quickly and easily locate the nearest branch of the construction supplies firm, based on the type of products they need. The app... View Article

Garador production running at all-time high

Production at leading garage door manufacturer Garador is running at an all time high following the recent expansion of its Somerset-based factory. The 1,600 square metre extension of Garador’s production plant in Yeovil, has made the factory the most modern... View Article

Pitched roof installation kits – MCS 012

Recent figures published by DECC show that the level of solar panel installations has seen a healthy improvement with 3000 installations registered in the sub 50kW band in the week ending June 23rd. This is positive news for an industry... View Article

Vinyl flooring specialist Gerflor wins top marks for school project

The first in a series of state-of-the-art schools in Scotland has specified international vinyl flooring specialist Gerflor’s products throughout the building. Architects Cooper Cromar specified the Tarasafe™ range of slip-resistant, hard-wearing safety flooring, available in more than 60 colours, for... View Article

SureSet renowned for expertise

SureSet are renowned for its expertise in a market leading resin bound product that can be relied on. Our highly experienced technical team regularly visit architects practices to deliver a presentation about resin bound paving. The knowledge gained through SureSets... View Article

New build Diocesan Education Centre in Wilton

Alu-Timber and their approved fabricator, Alliance Design Services, worked on a new build Diocesan Education Centre in Wilton, Wiltshire. This new centre will be the home for the Board of Education who will be supporting 200 church schools across the... View Article

Citideck solution for library street housing development

The Library Street housing development in South East London was designed to provide high specification living and outdoor space, but as affordable housing. The build, which was constrained by the budget requirements regulating affordable housing, set out “to remove the... View Article

Walk Barn Farm showcases steel windows

An architectural practice renowned for the design of bespoke residential properties has employed W40 steel screens and doors for a project in Suffolk that makes the maximum connection between interior and exterior space, as well as optimising energy performance. Walk... View Article

Black Watch Museum extension to castle – Perth

The A. Proctor Group’s Roofshield breather membrane has been specified and supplied to the Black Watch Museum at Balhousie Castle in Perth which recently underwent a £3m revamp and re-opened on the 25th June. Roofshield is recognised by NHBC as... View Article

Firm has designs on new kitchen projects

Project:ff&e, the specialist provider of furniture, fittings and equipment, has been appointed to a trio of new projects and won a FIRA (Furniture Industry Research Association) Innovation award as a result. The Halifax-based company has been chosen to use its... View Article

Senior’s CPD success

Recently launched in January, Senior Architectural Systems CPD, ‘Designing Sustainable Fenestration Systems’, a RIBA approved CPD, has proven to be very popular with specifiers. One CPD event alone attracted more that 50 specifiers emphasising the importance designing sustainability into all... View Article