Green-tech wheels out its stylish new livery

Leading landscape supplier Green-tech has wheeled out its new 40ft, Green-tech branded artic lorry and two new pool cars. At their recent open day, they unveiled their three newest fleet vehicles in their striking livery. Green-tech covers the length and... View Article

Patinoire, Dunkerque

Patina Collection: Aluminium, an excellent alternative to corten steel. Patricia Malavolti The city of Dunkerque, in the north of France, has a new ice skating centre: the “Patinoire” (fig. 1). It was designed by Agence Chabanne, an architecture and engineering... View Article

A “Klutch” Solution for Devices in Washrooms

Research has suggested that as many as 57 percent of Brits admit to using their mobile phones while in the washroom. Historically, options for temporary storage of electronics in washrooms have been limited—in the absence of a specialised accessory, some... View Article

STO goes back to school on a major midlands project

The tremendous design possibilities offered by the StoVentec Glass rainscreen cladding system have been highlighted by a recently completed project at a leading Midlands school. The Sto system was specified for the Wolverhampton Girl’s High School due to the strong visual... View Article

Cromar win h&b Supplier of the Year

Cromar Building Products are proud to announce that they have been awarded h&b Group’s Supplier of the Year award 2019. The award, officially known as the ‘Peter Buttle Supplier of the Year Award’, was announced on the 18th September at... View Article

Freefoam, working to help roofing merchants grow

While Freefoam building products have traditionally been available from specialist PVC suppliers the more ambitious roofing and general builders merchants are now seeing the potential and benefits of stocking fascia, soffit and gutter alongside their existing ranges. Skyline Roofing are... View Article

“Never stop pedalling”

It is with great sadness that the Mapei Group announces the passing of its President, Giorgio Squinzi, who died in Milan on the evening of 2nd October. Born in 1943, with a degree in Industrial Chemistry, Giorgio Squinzi (a second-generation... View Article

Excellent performance by LAMILUX

LAMILUX designed, supplied and installed the 5° continuous atrium rooflight at Cremer Business Centre using the LAMILUX Glass Roof PR60. The remarkable 4055mm wide x 65m long rooflight was designed using 64 panes, with the largest glass panel measuring 932.5 x... View Article

Tobermore launch new specification guide

Tobermore continue to set standards with the launch of their official new Specification Guide. Designed with architects, landscape designers, developers, building contractors and housebuilders in mind, the all-encompassing new guide is complete with all the latest additions to Tobermore’s extensive paving... View Article

The Grundfos UPS3 changing the game

Since the launch of the UPS3 15-50/60, it has gained a significant following of supporters and those numbers are continuing to grow. One very important attribute is the reliability this pump can demonstrate, as it maintains a consistently high performance... View Article

Saniflo launches mid-market Kinesurf Pietra shower tray

The lightweight Saniflo Kinesurf Pietra shower tray is a simple, classic design for the mid-market featuring a stunning mineral textured surface. This versatile shower tray is available in four colours – white, black, anthracite and grey – and is easy... View Article

Personalise your space with the new Mapei app

Mapei’s new and improved app has been updated to enhance and personalise areas for installers, distributors, engineers and architects alike, providing brand new, fundamental tools that cover all areas of construction and building. The new My Mapei area will allow... View Article