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Tuesday 12 July 2011

FURSE - Latest BS 7671 Wiring Regulations & Surge Protection

Amendment 1 of BS 7671:2008 17th Edition Wiring Regulations now includes a key new section (534) for protection against transient overvoltages using surge protection devices (SPD’s). Overvoltages from atmospheric origin (lightning) or electrical switching events can severely effect electrical installations and connected equipment. The risks to life, buildings and electronics due to overvoltages are detailed within BS EN 62305 ‘Protection against...Read More


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HVMS Are Pleased To Announce The Opening Of Our New Office In York

The office has been set up as the centre of our Northern operations to support both our current contracts and a number of recent new clients we are beginning to work with. The office is resourced with the capabilities to confidently manage all of HVMS’ work streams (Rail, Utility and Private Networks) for our new and existing clients locally in the North; building on our existing operating centres in the South (Swanley and Crawley) and providing...Read More


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C&B SYSTEMS Starts Dedicated Online Franke Store

After such a huge response to and the amount of interest to our Sanitary-ware, Brass-ware & Pall Legionella filters, C&B Systems have now opened a new site Focussed on Franke products, C&B Systems is an “Authorised Franke Distributor” C&B Systems specializes in changing areas, washrooms, Classroom, janitorial, accessories, Stainless Steel, composite and any products for...Read More

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STEADMANS Meta-Slate® Approved On Historic Mill

An historic flour mill in Fife has undergone major refurbishment incorporating the installation of an innovative slate-effect metal roofing system from Carlisle-based manufacturer Steadmans. It is the first time Historic Scotland, the body responsible for the project has approved the use of Meta-Slate®. The deteriorating roofs of two Grade B Listed buildings at the Robert Hutchison Flour Mill in Kirkcaldy, have been carefully dismantled...Read More


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PASSIVENT - Passive Approach Inspires Greenpower

A showcase project to demonstrate the practicality of developing low energy commercial and office buildings has opened its doors. The Greenpower Centre new headquarters for Greenpower Education Trust has been developed in partnership between architects Emission Zero, Fordingbridge plc and Passivent to provide an inspiring learning environment and innovative test bed for low emission technologies. The building itself...Read More


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TROX Fan Coil Units A Cool Solution For Central Saint Giles

TROX fan coil units have been selected for a striking new mixed-use development in central London. Incorporating energy efficient motors and featuring customised jet nozzle and grille designs, the fan coil units meet the extremely high performance requirements of the consultant at the same time as achieving the architect’s intentions for the visual impact of the space. The Central Saint Giles development provides 375,000 square feet...Read More


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CATNIC - All The Benefits Of Traditional Beads & More

Catnic, a leading brand in the building products sector, offers a vast range of PVCu plasterers’ beads, which provide a cost-effective way to comply with the latest regulations. The beads, which are ideal for both new build and refurbishment jobs, are designed for use externally, where galvanised beads are not recommended, or internally, where there are high levels of moisture and damp. Boasting all the benefits of traditional metal beads...Read More

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FITZPATRICK Metal Doorsets Secure Hornsey Road Apartments

Hornsey Road Apartments are part of the Ł36 million redevelopment of the former Victorian baths near London’s Finsbury Park. The impressive grade 2 listed gatehouse forms the entrance to 150 contemporary 1, 2 and 3 bed apartments. Approximately 150 Fitzpatrick Securicel doors were specified internally for the project which achieved a ‘very good’ BREEAM rating as well as winning a Building for Life Gold Standard Award and being...Read More


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HANSON Brick Guide Helping Builders To Make A Sustainable Choice

Hanson UK’s latest brick guide has been developed to help builders, architects, developers and merchants choose the right brick for their project and make an informed decision on the most sustainable products available. It includes detailed information on the Hanson Ecostock range – the most sustainable stock brick range on the market as well as information on how the company has invested to ensure that sustainability is at the heart of its brick...Read More


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SPACE AIR Wins At The National Heat Pump Awards

The 1st National Heat Pump Awards held 23rd June at the ICC Birmingham, proved to be very successful evening for Space Air. The Guildford based Daikin distributor was nominated under 3 categories; Air Source Commercial Project of the year – in conjunction with Paul Kenney Air Conditioning, Public Sector Project of the Year – working with Southern Counties Heating & Plumbing and Consultant of the year...Read More


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SADOLIN - Put Sadolin To The Test

Specifiers are invited to see firsthand the unique qualities of Sadolin this summer, with a new promotion offering a free, no obligation trial of the premium woodcare brand’s most popular decorative and protective products for exterior woodwork. The ‘Great Sample Pot Giveaway’ runs from the 29 June for six weeks and will see Sadolin give away thousands of individual ‘tester’ pots of Sadolin Classic, Extra, Ultra, Superdec and Woodshield...Read More

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FORMICA GROUP - Formica® High Pressure Laminate Chosen For Topshop...

Internationally-recognised fashion retailer, Topshop, has a flagship store in London’s Oxford Street, one of the busiest shopping streets in the world. After successfully designing the retailer’s New York flagship store, launched in Spring 2009, design consultancy Dalziel & Pow brought the design home to the UK to be showcased in Oxford Street too. At 7,000 m2 and spread over three floors, this huge store allows for permanent departments...Read More


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IDEAL STANDARD INTERNATIONAL Unveils EdenWave – A Groundbreaking Wellness...

EdenWave technology offers virtually noise-free deep relaxation and tranquil water massage with its unique wave sensation. Ideal Standard International, the leading bathroom solutions provider, today unveiled EdenWave, the world’s first water wave vibration technology for home wellness systems, under its luxury brand Jado.
The new art of tranquillity in bath technology A world-first in water vibration technology, EdenWave takes the art of...Read More


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ELLIOTT To Design & Build New West Of England MS Centre

Elliott Off-Site Building Solutions has been commissioned by Moonstone Therapy Centre Ltd to design and build the new West of England MS Centre, Bradley Stoke, North Bristol. The new facility will provide a hyperbaric chamber, gymnasium, treatment and examination rooms along with changing, toilet, storage and office provision. With a capacity of 450, the purpose built West of England MS Centre will enable care to be provided for...Read More


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