Enhancing safety and comfort in commercial buildings

Available in standard and Free Swing versions, Powermatic controlled, concealed door closers are the perfect solution for providing discreet, automatic closing in new-build and refurbishment of commercial buildings. Designed and manufactured in the UK, Powermatic door closers are mounted between... View Article

Fordingbridge – maximising education environments

With over 50 years experience, Fordingbridge are passionate about helping schools transform under-utilised spaces into valuable, weather protected, inspiring places contributing to outstanding rated Ofsted inspections. A case in point is one of the company’s recently completed projects, Thomas A Becket... View Article

FDS secures £250m Brighton Marina development

Award-winning smoke ventilation contractor Fire Design Solutions (FDS), has been appointed to provide a number of its tailored systems for the first phase of a new £250 million mixed-use development in Brighton Marina. The project, developed by The West Quay... View Article

New Sustainable Drainage Resources for Architects

Understanding how a site will respond to surface water flooding and drainage is now a key factor for Local Authorities in consideration of planning submissions for property development. Architects, planning consultants and developers must consider the site at the initial... View Article

Enjoy inside-outside living without compromise…

Building on the success of its world-first Integrated Doors, which won a prestigious 2015 Red Dot Design Award, Centor has launched a much-anticipated Sliding option to provide an ultimate inside-outside living experience. Centor Europe’s Peter Watkins says: “At Centor, we... View Article

Push the envelope with Rainspan

Rainspan from Eurobond Laminates offers clients, architects and contractors a perfect structural support for rainscreen systems, offering ease and speed of installation to create a weather tight building envelope early on in the build programme. Combining the benefits of a... View Article

Diffusion and Vent-Axia Join Forces

British heating and cooling equipment specialist Diffusion has been acquired by the Volution Group plc, a leading supplier of ventilation products to the residential and commercial construction market in the UK and northern Europe. Volution Group plc completed the acquisition... View Article

IKO Polymeric launches pre-fab Armourdek roof panel

The UK’s only PVC and TPE single ply manufacturer, IKO Polymeric, has officially launched Armourdek, a pre-fabricated long spanning roof deck for fast track installation. Factory finished with BBA certified Armourplan PVC or Spectraplan TPE single ply membrane, Armourdek is... View Article