Keeping fire protection on track in cold climes with Nullifire SC902

Specifiers can rely on the unique qualities of Nullifire SC902 intumescent coating to achieve fire protection for their steel frame projects in winter application projects.

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Sustainable, natural render that doesn’t cost the earth

Corksol UK Ltd is dedicated to the distribution of innovative, natural render products which meet the needs of the construction industry in an age driven by sustainability. The company prides itself on robust environmental credentials and has an ambitious vision to change the future of building facades, offering a superior, high performance solution which is 100% sustainable.

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Entries for the eighth annual Schüco Excellence Awards are now open

The eighth annual Schüco Excellence Awards take place later this year, and the application process to enter projects has officially opened. This year’s event will welcome back architectural designer and television presenter, Charlie Luxton to host the awards at The Banqueting House in London’s Whitehall on Thursday 16th September.

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Crowdfunding bid to help prison leavers into self-employment in construction

Entrepreneurs Unlocked, a social enterprise, has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the Build Back Up Project, to help prison leavers into self-employment in construction.

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EAU Energises its Embedded Generation Connection Service

Investment in renewable energy schemes is tracking the government’s Net Zero commitments, but the emergence of hybrid systems combining solar, wind and battery storage is now accelerating demand for specialist grid connection engineering services.

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SFP LAUNCHES NEW GUIDE TO BUSINESS SURVIVAL

Assistance on short-term/longer-term funding options available

How to negotiate Time to Pay arrangements with creditors and HMRC

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Flogas Britain Reveals Plans to Build Pipeline into UK’s Largest LPG Above Ground Storage Facility

Flogas Britain, one of the UK’s leading liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) suppliers, has revealed plans to construct a gas pipeline into what will become the nation’s largest above ground LPG storage terminal, at Avonmouth, near Bristol.

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WEATHERITE WARMS TO GLOBAL LEARNING

Birmingham University proudly claims to be “the global university at the heart of an ambitious city” and – as befits one of the “Top 100” universities in the world – is in the midst of a 10 year campus investment plan costing £1 billion. The current phase, to be completed in 2021, will see the opening of facilities worth £365 million and the University has now announced Phase 2 of its capital masterplan, which outlines new projects between 2022 – 2026.
That makes the recent work that Weatherite Air Conditioning Limited has undertaken for the University even more significant: The design, manufacture, supply and installation of a new plantroom on their current project was a great order in itself but it will also hopefully open the door for many more projects in the future.

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Draka Strengthens UC Connect System by Launching the Smallest OD 2- 24 Fibre Central Tube Cables in the Market

Prysmian Group, the acknowledged world leader in optical fibre core and fibre optic cable manufacturing, has dramatically revised the design of the Draka E-Series fibre cables, which form part of the Draka UC Connect cabling system.  The central tube of up to 24 fibre family of cables now comes with a 20% reduction in outer diameters, making it the smallest cable available in its class.

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DRAKA WELCOMES NG BAILEY AS A TECHNOLOGY PARTNER

Draka, a brand of Prysmian Group – the world’s market leader in power and telecommunications cables and systems – is pleased to recognise NG Bailey’s IT Services business as a Technology Partner.  This partnershipwill strengthen the collaboration between the two companies on future product application and development.
NG Bailey, the UK’s leading independent engineering and services business, has been a Draka UC Connect Installation Partner for eight years.  As an Installation Partner, it is authorised to sell and install the Draka UC Connect structured wiring solution.  With NG Bailey IT Services having significant field experience, includingworking in close collaboration with a major telecom provider on initial trials in rolling out fibre into Multi Dwelling Units (MDUs), Draka has provided the company with access to its engineering teams as an authorised Technology Partner.  This will allow for greater collaboration between the two companies at a technical level.

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