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Tuesday 24 May 2011

SHM COMMUNICATIONS - Bruntwood Cuts Its Gas & Electricity Bills By 10%

Bruntwood owns and manages 80 office buildings across Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds and Birmingham. Its 800 customers range from a one person startup renting for a month to multinationals with 25 year leases. New aM&T programme. In 2006, Bruntwood formulated its energy and environmental policy, in which it set out a series of ambitious targets. Amongst these was an objective of reducing its energy consumption across its 80 buildings by 10%...Read More


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ABB - Cooking Up A Power Solution For McCain’s Home Fries

ABB automatic power factor correction technology enabled McCain Foods to make more efficient use of the existing power network at its Scarborough site and avoid a major investment in new power infrastructure. The company was able to get its new Home Fries production line up and running using existing supplies. While McCain Foods was in the process of planning a new Homes Fries production line it became clear that the existing...Read More


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TYCO THERMAL CONTROLS - Rising To The Challenge

The tallest building in Reading is enjoying substantial energy savings thanks to the installation of Tyco Thermal Controls HWAT single pipe hot water temperature maintenance system. Rising 128m above the Reading skyline, The Blade has a distinctive spire that dominates the upper part of the building, and stands on a site on the eastern edge of Reading’s commercial centre. This iconic building provides cutting edge headquarters...Read More

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PRYSMIAN - FP Approved By London Underground

Prysmian’s FP200 Gold®, FP600S and FP400® are all approved for use in the London Underground, perhaps the most onerous environment for any cable product. This means that Engineers and Contractors can specify and install FP200 Gold®, FP400® and FP600S with confidence throughout the London Underground network and stations, above and below ground. Prysmian’s FP cables boast the ultimate performance under...Read More


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EATON Turns The Spotlight On Energy Metering As Product Of The Month

In recognition of the importance of accurate measurement as a tool for controlling and reducing energy usage, Eaton’s Electrical Sector has identified its latest metering solutions as its Product of the Month for May 2011. An introduction to the wide range of metering solutions offered by Eaton, all of which have been designed for fast convenient installation, is provided by a short video clip that can be accessed at More


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ADVANCED AIR Open New R & D Centre

Advanced Air demonstrated its commitment in becoming the No. 1 terminal air conditioning system supplier by announcing the completion of the final phase of its R & D Centre. The investment in the centre and R & D in general has now exceeded £250,000 and Advanced Air’s General Manager, Andrew Sargent, said: “We have been able to amalgamate a wide range of product development and technical activities into this new centre which...Read More


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Pembury Hospital PFi will open its doors to the public in September this year after a 4 month hospital fit-out. Although we completed our works in February, official handover was not until 19th May. The £250M new build replaces the existing hospital which dates back to 1845 and will be the first NHS acute hospital in the country to have all 513 bedrooms as single en suite. The “ward finger” design allows 85% of these rooms to have a view of the surrounding...Read More

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Specialist manufacturer and distributor of roofing and waterproofing components, InStar, is celebrating 10 years in the industry this year – and a long, successful history selling core adhesive product INSTA-STIK. INSTA-STIK roofing adhesive - used to attach insulation boards and waterproofing membranes to a variety of substrates on flat roofs - benefits from a unique delivery system allowing precisely controlled doses, so less product...Read More


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LEVOLUX Fins On 45

45 Park Lane in central London has been undergoing a remarkable transformation, including the addition of a Brise Soleil Solar Shading solution, manufactured and installed by Levolux. Designed by The Office of Thierry W Despont in New York, in collaboration with Paul Davis and Partners, 45 Park Lane is the latest property to be included in the luxury hotel group, Dorchester Collection, and is set to welcome its first guests this summer...Read More


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MONODRAUGHT - Paultons Family Theme Park Chooses Windcatcher Sola-Boost...

Paultons Family Theme Park has specified Monodraught’s Windcatcher Sola-boost for the UK exclusive and world first Peppa Pig Theme Park, which opened at the award winning Hampshire Park on 9th April 2011. Paultons Theme Park, which has specialised in entertaining families for more than 27 years, has created Peppa Pig World within its 140 acres of beautiful landscaped parkland on the edge of the New Forest...Read More


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SE CONTROLS - Expansion In Recession

The last couple of years have proven to be very difficult for many businesses in the construction industry. With falling orders and a general slowdown in new business, it feels like a slow strangle hold being taken on, what is one of the UK biggest industries. SE Controls, a progressive and fast growing market leader in Smoke and Natural Ventilation systems both in the U.K. and worldwide, continue to expand through acquisition and partnering...Read More

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HARLEQUIN - Mark Takes Leading Marketing Role At Harlequin

Mark Rasmussen has been appointed Group Marketing Manager for the Harlequin Group of companies worldwide. Mark, who joined the Tunbridge Wells based enterprise last year as Interim Group Marketing Manager, heads up a global marketing team whose portfolio includes the established Harlequin dance floor and Black Cat Music brands, which were joined recently by the newly introduced brand...Read More


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MUMFORD & WOOD - English Heritage Contravenes Government’s Own Homes Policy

Whilst the introduction of the Government’s Green Deal may offer tax cut incentives to thermally efficient homes, many Conservation Officers under English Heritage guidance stand resolutely defiant against many listed properties and those in Conservation areas being sensibly renovated to reduce CO2 emissions demanded by Government targets. Ignoring every green initiative endorsed by everyone active against global warming...Read More


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FORMICA GROUP - Exciting New Partnership For Formica Group In Germany

Formica Group is pleased to announce a new extension of its existing partnership with HW Industries. Drawing on two strong brands, a new distribution company called HomaTrade GmbH has been created to exclusively offer Formica® High Pressure Laminate (HPL) alongside HOMAPAL metallic laminates. The new partnership, now in operation, means that stock of Formica® laminate is held in Germany. As a leading provider...Read More


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