DHF to hammer home its ‘gate safety’ message at this year’s Fencex

DHF (Door & Hardware Federation) is preparing to focus on the issue of ‘gate safety’ at this year’s Fencex, where it will host a joint presentation with Easygates.  DHF’s Senior Training and Technical Officer, Nick Perkins, will join Easygates’ Stuart Roddy on 17th October at 11:30, in the Seminar Theatre, to ‘dispel the myths’ associated with gate safety, and in particular, DHF TS 011:2018, which provides a framework to ensure a gate is safe and legally compliant.  Nick will also be on hand to answer questions from the audience. 

Maximise safety, efficiency and productivity with wireless steam trap monitoring @spirax_sarco

Process, energy, and maintenance managers looking to maximise safety, efficiency, and productivity, are being urged to take a proactive approach to plant management by including wireless steam trap monitoring within their proactive maintenance regime.

Wireless steam trap monitoring systems, such as Spirax Total Acoustic Performance Solutions (STAPS), complement an existing steam trap programme by providing real-time data on trap performance and condition: a sure-fire way to lower costs, boost productivity and use resource more strategically.

ORIGIN LAUNCHES NEW SLIMLINE WINDOW @Originbifolds

Leading British manufacturer and home brand, Origin has unveiled its latest product launch – the Origin Slimline Window (OW-70). The new system has been introduced to the range alongside the Origin Premium Window (OW-80) after there was a significant demand for a slimmer sightlined window that offered a wider customer appeal, without compromising on quality.

SCHUECO’S OUTWARD-OPENING WINDOW VIEWED AS ‘GO-TO’ SOLUTION

Originally launched in 2014, the AWS 70 SC outward-opening aluminium window from Schueco UK delivers Schueco’s renowned ‘build quality’ at an economical price, a formula that has led to it being widely specified for domestic projects right across the country.

Its versatility and excellent performance in use means that many specifiers now view the Schueco AWS 70 SC window as the ‘go-to’ solution for projects where high quality is paramount but budgets are tight. The Q Mark product certification that it was awarded in 2017 has further boosted its popularity.

Newcastle architect celebrates anniversary with restructure @podnewcastle

Leading North East architectural practice Pod Newcastle has restructured its management team as it prepares for growth following recent 10th anniversary celebrations. The firm, owned by equity directors Craig and Ruth Van Bedaf, has made three senior promotions to its 12-strong team, based in the Toffee Factory, Newcastle.

RINNAI’S EYE-CATCHING RUGBY LEAGUE SPONSORSHIP – FOR ALL THE RIGHT REASONS

As one of the UK’s leading manufacturing suppliers of commercial hot water heating systems, Rinnai has solidified sponsorships with similarly industry competitive partners, including the Super League Club, the Widnes Vikings.  Striking a more novel tone, Rinnai’s name appears on the backside of players shorts. 

Underpinning vs Resin injection.

Cracks in walls, close to doorways and windows, and sloping or sinking floors are often early indicators that a building has foundation problems that could be the result of subsidence. This can happen for many reasons, including neighbouring construction affecting a building’s integrity or when soil becomes too wet or too dry, which will affect the foundation structure.

Successful Meal Preparation This Winter with De Dietrich

Highly sophisticated in both their design and attention to detail, De Dietrich ovens exude elegance, largely down to the fact that they are created from the perfect combination of premium materials in glass, stainless steel, and copper.

The Chef Inspired ovens not only look smart but have an unrivalled functionality, with exclusive technology that is patented by De Dietrich, a fully automatic cooking experience is made possible in the ‘Chef’ Mode. With this technology, only owned by De Dietrich, the humidity sensors equipped in the oven allows all settings to be adjusted automatically for you while cooking; from the cooking mode to the ideal temperature and even the cooking time.

RINNAI HOT WATER DELIVERY – PAY AS YOU GO HEATING

Jennifer Williams looks at how continuous fl ow hot water delivery systems are fast overtaking the old technology of heating and storing water ready use.

Reports from the market on hot water heating system delivery in the commercial sector are showing a transition away from older technologies, which commonly use large volumes of cylinder stored and reheated hot water, are reaching a ‘tipping point’ with continuous fl ow units vastly out-perform them in terms of capital costing, economy of fuel, plant room space and lifetime efficiency.

INSTANT SUCCESS FOR DESIGNER CONTRACTS NEW RANGES

Designer Contracts – the UK’s largest flooring contractor – has marked its two new curtain and blinds fabric collections as an instant success.

The latest Elegance and Indulgence ranges incorporate up-to-the-minute colours, textures and patterns to reflect the growing demand for interior design-led fabrics within the home.

Trim Acoustics

Trim Acoustics has for more than twenty five years been at the forefront of building acoustics, supplying quality acoustic products from the UK’s major manufacturers to the building industry and domestic market.

Providing technical advice, site surveys and specifications to architects and developers, Trim Acoustics can assist with projects ranging from house conversions and new build properties to bespoke designs for customers who have specific requirements.   

JFS Has It All in 2019

Variety, choice, multiple options – however you describe it the 2019 January Furniture Show (JFS) is a dream for buyers of furniture and interior furnishings.  Taking place at the NEC in Birmingham from 20th – 23rd January 2019, over 500 exhibitors will launch thousands of new products in styles from easy-living rustic to high-end contemporary.

Create Transform Innovate

Designing doors is an art form which comes naturally at Vicaima. Blending on-trend colour tones and surface materials such as veneer, laminate and foil with lacquers and stains to elevate the simply to surprising.   Capturing truly fresh ideas that have the ability to harmonize with an existing theme or completely transform their surroundings.

MARKET SURVEY SHOWS RINNAI TOPS FOR QUALITY PRODUCT IN CONTINUOUS FLOW WATER HEATING

RINNAI HOT WATER – INSTANT, CONTINUOUS, LIMITLESS AND SENSIBLY ECONOMIC FOR EVERY TYPE OF COMMERCIAL SITE…

Plumbing and heating engineers have reviewed and rated Rinnai continuous flow units and systems as a leader in a recent survey into hot water heating delivery systems and products, identifying the company as having ‘superior quality’ to competitor products. The survey showed respondents – all Gas Safe registered engineers – answered questions regarding overall satisfaction, brand awareness and product quality. Rinnai came top on product quality – and technical service, in particular.

New research reveals The Homebuilding & Renovating Show provides a serious quality audience to exhibitors

The number of visitors attending The Homebuilding & Renovating Shows who are working on a live project is increasing year on year, according to new research from the event organisers Future PLC. The last show of 2017 emphasised the quality and commitment of the show’s audience with 80 per cent of visitors undertaking a live project, significantly increasing the ROI for exhibitors.

The World According to Neolith

Neolith delivers contemporary look to high-spec Netherlands show home

When Dutch materials expert Stone and Skills discovered Neolith® in a Netherlands-based stone shop three years ago, the brand immediately captured their attention. The wide range of different colours, patterns and finishes on display fired their collective creative imagination, encouraging them to find out more about this Spanish Sintered Stone.