Materials for Architecture

Materials for Architecture returns with innovation at its core

Following on from it’s 2017 debut, Materials for Architecture will return to the ILEC Conference Centre, London from 25-26 April 2018. Once again it will combine a conference programme, exhibition, CPD seminars, material galleries and evening reception. Innovation will be a clear theme across every part of the event. With topics including responsive building skins,[…]

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H&V News Awards Finalist

Vent-Axia’s Triple Award Shortlisting Recognises the Importance of Indoor Air Quality

Recognising the vital importance of breathing clean air in our homes, the H&V News Awards has shortlisted leading British ventilation manufacturer, Vent-Axia, within two categories in its 2018 awards. As well as being named as a double finalist in the Domestic Ventilation Product of the Year category with its Pure Air Filtration System and its[…]

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Nuance panels

Bushboard to exhibit Nuance at SLEEP 2017

Bushboard will be at this years hotel design event SLEEP to showcase its outstanding Nuance bathroom wall panelling. Bushboard, now part of the Wilsonart Group, and the UK’s leading producer of laminate worksurfaces is exhibiting at the London Design Centre at SLEEP.  Jo Gilhooly, marketing director for Bushboard explained  “SLEEP has gathered pace over the last[…]

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Rockfon at CDW 2017

Rockfon® Mono® Acoustic – more than a ceiling – at CDW 2017

Rockfon work at the forefront of technology, developing high quality acoustic ceiling and wall solutions. They are proud to exhibit their latest innovation, new generation Rockfon Mono Acoustic in the Project Pavilion during Clerkenwell Design Week, London in May 2017. Rockfon Mono Acoustic quickly became a preferred solution for leading architects, when the system was[…]

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Reynaers Aluminium

Reynaers promises bigger, better, breathtakingly beautiful this FiT show

Leading aluminium systems company Reynaers has given a sneak preview of its stand for the forthcoming FiT Show at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in May. Marketing Manager Rebecca Cope said: “We’ll be showcasing some exciting new additions to our comprehensive range of aluminium window and door products on our stand N10. The theme of[…]

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British Manufacturer Vent-Axia Wins at Prestigious CIBSE Awards

Leading British ventilation manufacturer Vent-Axia is celebrating winning ‘Energy Efficient Product or Innovation of the Year’ at the prestigious Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) Building Performance Awards 2017. Scooping the award for its revolutionary Sentinel Kinetic Advance Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery (MVHR), the Sussex-based company received the accolade at Grosvenor House, Park[…]

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thermal break technology

Totally verifiable performance standards from Schöck

Ecobuild Stand B133 Innovative product developments, unrivalled performance certification and an exciting range of software support packages, all combine to strengthen Schöck’s continued position as the number one supplier of verifiable performance thermal break technology. This year, Schöck pushes the boundaries further with its new  generation of Schöck concrete-to-concrete Isokorb, offering unrivalled thermal performance for[…]

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Kemper System Showcases Complete Sustainable Roofing Solutions at Ecobuild 2017

KEMPER SYSTEM manufacture KEMPEROL® liquid roofing and waterproofing systems for the long-term protection of roofs buildings and critical structures.  At Ecobuild 2017, our roofing products continue to address the question: What is sustainability? Our proposition at Ecobuild is all about sustainability with KEMPEROL® 2K-PUR cold applied liquid waterproofing leading the way. When we talk about[…]

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Cavity Trays latest building envelope solutions at the Scotland Build Show 2016

The only cavity tray company in the UK awarded European Technical Approval and the longest-established in its specialised filed is displaying its latest products at the Scotland Build Show 2016. Cavity Trays of Yeovil has a history dating back to the 1920’s and its approved products are accompanied with a performance warranty. Its know-how and expertise derived[…]

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FREE RIBA-approved CPD seminars offered by PVC-U leader, The VEKA UK Group

The VEKA UK Group is offering architects, specifiers, contractors and consultants the chance to further their understanding of PVC-U and its use in fenestration, while simultaneously earning points towards their Continuing Professional Development (CPD) – FREE of charge. The upcoming seminars – to be delivered throughout the country by The VEKA UK Group’s Commercial team[…]

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Notifier introduces new BS 7273-4 CPD course on release mechanisms for fire doors

Notifier by Honeywell announced today the launch of a new continuing professional development (CPD) course 2016/2017.  ‘Getting To Know BS 7273-4’
provides installers, integrators, contractors, consultants and end users with all the information on this important standard and how it relates to the way that doors are opened, closed and controlled by fire detection systems. Although[…]

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Flowcrete UK Presents on Polished Concrete at London Build 2016

At this year’s London Build, Flowcrete UK (stand C64) will be giving attendees a sneak peek into its new polished concrete and coloured screeds range as well as showcasing its recently unveiled Comfort Resins collection. Taking place at the London Olympia from October 26th-27th, London Build provides the capital’s construction professionals with the ideal opportunity[…]

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Vent-Axia’s Sentinel Kinetic Advance MVHR Shortlisted in Electrical Industry Awards

Sussex-based Vent-Axia is celebrating reaching the final shortlist in the prestigious Electrical Industry Awards 2016, which recognises, celebrates and rewards companies leading the way in the UK electrical sector. The leading British ventilation manufacturer is delighted its award-winning Sentinel Kinetic Advance is a finalist in the Innovative Residential /Domestic Product of The Year category. The[…]

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The Offsite Construction Awards

Celebrate the best in precision building design and delivery at the Offsite Construction Awards. The Awards will reward outstanding examples of prefabrication and factory-based methods, products, systems and disciplines that increasingly strive to develop a sustainable, streamlined and cost-effective way to deliver a better built environment. Offsite manufacture removes much of the construction process from[…]

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The Structural Timber Awards

Stora Enso: Sponsor of Architect of the Year  Stora Enso has now joined a growing list of industry specialists at this year’s Structural Timber Awards, sponsoring the Architect of the Year category. Stora Enso provides versatile wood-based solutions for building and housing. Their product range covers all areas of urban construction including massive wood elements[…]

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The Structural Timber Awards 2016 – Submission Deadline: 31 May 2016

Enter and Celebrate the Best in the Most Sustainable Structural Solution Returning for 2016, the Structural Timber Awards will reward outstanding projects, innovative products and dynamic people – all promoting excellence in structural timber across the UK.  Across key sectors of construction, the Awards will showcase innovation, celebrate best practice and recognise expertise in timber[…]

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Are You BIM Ready for the Government’s April 2016 Mandate?

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is at the front and centre of the latest digital technology in today’s built environment. Early adopters within the industry and Government have successfully promoted this pioneering building technology. There is now almost a universal recognition of BIM within the construction industry, as well as widespread private sector investment in the[…]

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