Opening doors to new careers in construction

More than two hundred people took the opportunity to visit one of five Skanska construction sites as part of this year’s Open Doors Weekend. Members of the public, including university students and school leavers wanting to pursue a career in... View Article

BAM to build £30million Network Rail operating centre

BAM Construction has won a £30million scheme to build an operating centre for Network Rail. The contractor will construct a three-storey building in Basingstoke that will act as a signalling control centre for the Wessex region. The 13,600 sq m... View Article

Bolton Club is a fan of Xpelair

Xpelair has supplied its market leading GX12 commercial fan to the Bolton Lads & Girls Club (BLGC), after the clubs old extraction unit was destroyed by a fire on the premises. The club, which has been running since 1889, was... View Article

Kingspan first insulation to get BES 6001

The ability to demonstrate responsible sourcing back up the supply chain is becoming increasingly important in today’s competitive and environmentally aware market. Kingspan Insulation is proud to announce that it is the first insulation manufacturer to be certified to the... View Article

Outdoor flooring solutions from Greensquares: case study

Mr Puckey contacted Greensquares as he wanted to improve the quality of his outdoor living space. Initially, Mr Puckey made an enquiry for 15 square metres of TimberTech composite decking. Having discussed his requirements with our in-house architect Mr Puckey... View Article

Denso Steelcoat protects Scottish Water aqueducts

Scottish Water plc has recently completed a £7million project to upgrade aqueducts conveying water from Loch Katrine to Glasgow. The company says it was the biggest improvement to the aqueducts since they were constructed more than 150 years ago. The... View Article

Xpelair unveil new training centre

Xpelair Ventilation Solutions, one of the UK’s leading providers ventilation systems, has opened a new training centre at its Peterborough site following an extensive investment programme. The centre forms part of the company’s multi-million pound relocation to state-of-the-art facilities, which... View Article

Clad tidings for residents of Canning Town

A refurbishment programme carried out by Newham Council has seen the improvement of 15 timber framed properties on Douglas Road and Ravenscroft Close in Canning Town, E16. With the aim of improving the thermal insulation of the 1960s pre-fabricated houses,... View Article

Powerful new Gilgen door operator swings into action

Gilgen Door Systems has launched its most powerful and silent running swing door operator yet. The technologically advanced Gilgen FD 20 swing door drive is designed for the automation of new or existing doors up to 250kg in weight and... View Article