gbpartnerships scoops top award for second year running

Healthcare developer gbpartnerships has achieved a notable ‘double’ winning Property Developer of the Year for the second year running at the influential Health Investor Awards 2013. Managing Director Elaine Siew and Development Director David Acklam received the Award from journalist... View Article

Important lessons on-line for designers of sustainable buildings

National construction and property consultancy Pick Everard has completed an innovative three year project that allows designers to share sustainable building know-how using the new online Lessons platform. Funded by the UK’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board, as part... View Article

Signs look good for SK sales

SIG today announced the acquisition of SK Sales, a UK leader in the supply of specialist Air Handling products. The move will result in the rebranding of existing Air Trade Centre branches in the coming months which, once rolled out,... View Article

British Gypsum unveils new ‘repair and renovate’ guide

British Gypsum has launched a new guide to repair, maintenance and improvement. The WHITE BOOK Repair and Renovate gives an overview of the most effective ways to upgrade and maintain buildings using solutions and support services from the plaster, plasterboard... View Article

Loft Legs give householders a warm home and a useful loft

Compressing insulation with storage items in the loft can reduce its thermal effectiveness by over 50%. Installed in the loft, Loft Legs allow a simple storage deck to be constructed above the height of the insulation, maintaining its energy-saving benefits,... View Article

Simpson Strong-Tie EU test lab dedicated to visionary

Simpson Strong-Tie has renamed its ISO17025 accredited world class EU testing facility in honour of the man who was responsible for the growth of the company in Europe. The purpose built testing site, which was opened in 2009 and conducts... View Article

Style a strength for steel windows

Many specifications and orders received by members of the Steel Window Association (SWA) are prompted by a project’s need for strength and security – physical characteristics where steel frames are unmatched amongst fenestration solutions – yet there are countless others... View Article

Showering simplicity with Triton’s T75

Building on its established credentials as the leading UK manufacturer of electric showers, Triton, The Great British Shower Company, has brought the ultimate in showering simplicity with the introduction of T75. Triton understands that an ever increasing majority of specifiers... View Article

Xpelair launch Contour

Xpelair, a leading provider of ventilation solutions, has launched the new Contour portfolio of discreet extract fans. Available in both AC and DC versions, the new range provides a solution for all domestic bathroom applications. Contour is the first 100mm... View Article