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NEW PRODUCT LITERATURE FROM THERMASET

Leading powder coatings company, Thermaset Limited, based in Tamworth, Staffordshire, has launched a new suite of product brochures.

The new range of individual A4 size publications covers Thermaset’s specification brochures for its Spectra range and Ripple Finishes, a description of its Hygienilac Antibacterial powder coatings and a Stock Range brochure.

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Vivreau LinkLine

“No matter the project, keeping a consistent flow of high quality drinking water is vital in order to ensure the comfort and convenience of a building’s occupants. Regardless of whether you’re starting from scratch, renovating or refurbishing, installing a Vivreau drinking water system makes this a simple task to undertake.

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How Oakland Projects Helped To Put The Spring Back Into ViSpring

Luxury building firm Oakland Projects recently helped to put back the Spring back into ViSpring, the company that is renowned as the world’s leading mattress and bed supplier. ViSpring has just completed a major rebranding complete with a new logo which will help take the premier bed company into orbit.

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Signbox sets the scene for opening chapter of Springer Nature journey

Following its formation in May 2015, Springer Nature – a new educational publishing brand – enlisted the services of Signbox to help create a vibrant new work environment for the company’s offices in London.

The sign specialist’s proposition comprised a host of bespoke signage and visual communication including wayfinding, directory, statutory, display graphics and glass manifestations across three buildings during a four-stage process.

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Manufacturers Team Up To Add Sparkle to Summertime Shopping

A South Yorkshire laser cutting specialist has teamed up with decorative lighting experts Northern Lights to create a dazzling feature in one of the country’s busiest shopping malls.

Cutting Technologies, based in Barnsley, laser cut 6,400 delicate shapes which are now captivating shoppers in a stunning display in Meadowhall’s Upper Mall.

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Low Carbon, High Thermal Efficiency Pipe for Plymouth City Heating Scheme

Flexenergy’s energy-saving Flexalen pipe was the ideal solution for Plymouth City Council when a new district heating scheme meant re-routing the pipe network from new gas boilers to serve offices in the Council House.

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Thermix and insulbar are now mobile

Ensinger: Smartphone users can now stay conveniently up to date about thermal separation of doors, windows and facades when out and about

insulbar insulating profile and Thermix warm edge spacer manufacturer Ensinger has now upgraded its websites for convenient accessing using mobile terminals. Whether you are using a smartphone, tablet or PC, the product sites www.insulbar.de/en and www.thermix.de/en now adjust automatically to the relevant screen size.

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Newton Products Weatherproof The Arndale Centre Media Screen, Manchester

Newton Waterproofing Systems were installed by Newton Specialist Basement Contractor Trace Basements to weatherproof the Arndale Centre Manchester digital screen. This project was highly complex, as the 6m x 20m digital screen needed to be recessed into the building and fully weatherproofed.

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NEW RETROFIT HOME AUTOMATION SYSTEM OFFERS SIMPLE, NO MESS SOLUTION

Ingeny has introduced a highly-effective retrofit home automation system that effortlessly optimises levels of comfort, safety and energy efficiency, but can be fitted without causing damage to a property’s interior. It uses advanced wireless technology to create an integrated solution that can be up and running quickly and efficiently, removing the need to run new cables and keeping costly installation requirements to a minimum.

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Living Walls are also healthy on the balance sheet

Not only are Living Wall installations good for health, wellbeing and the environment; it would appear that they offer a level of tax efficiency which very few people in business would know, according to David Rees, expert in Capital Allowances, and a spokesperson from living wall specialist, ANS Global.

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A strong sense of tradition for Wellington Mills urban wayfinding scheme

Signbox has just completed a small but complex wayfinding project at the popular Wellington Mills housing co-operative in London, SE1. Originally the mill site of John Oakey & Sons Ltd, a manufacturer of abrasives and sandpaper; the estate has an extensive history and records show that in the 1700’s a female orphanage stood on the site.

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Kite Packaging Launch New Products for the Building and Construction Industry

Rubble sacks and FIBC bags are hugely popular in the sector

Kite Packaging, the UK’s leading packaging supplier, has launched a range of bags to benefit the building, construction and landscaping industry.

The first product in the range, FIBC bags, are made from woven polypropylene and can be loaded with up to 1 tonne of product. Most suited to dry, free-flowing products, they have strong lifting handles to be used with a crane or forklift.

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Pencil Bin gets top of the class for recycling

Leafield Environmental is launching a new, pencil shaped novelty bin for the school environment. The brightly coloured pencil range have been introduced in response to customer demand, specifically for children aged 3-8 years to encourage recycling. 

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COULD YOU BE ALLERGIC TO YOUR HOME?

Reports from Allergy UK estimate that at least 12 million people up and down the country are allergic to their own home. ‘Sick building syndrome’ has been identified as a genuine health condition used to describe symptoms such as nausea, headaches and tiredness that are linked to people spending time inside certain buildings.

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MEET THE SMART EXPERTS

Smart home systems specialists Cyberhomes will be exhibiting on Stand L230 of the May Design Series at London ExCel from 17–19th May. Here, experts will be on hand to discuss the exciting opportunities and fresh challenges of this fast moving technology for architects, interior designers, building services consultants and developers.

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