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Construction Sector Deal Confirmed by Government

Construction Sector Deal Confirmed by Government

Construction Sector Deal Confirmed by Government Construction Products Association Chef Executive Dr Diana Montgomery made the following comment in response the Construction Deal Confirmed by the Governement: “The construction sector has great potential as a key enabler of UK economic growth, and given last week’s downgrade from the OBR for UK …

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New Marketing Director at Knauf Insulation

Knauf Insulation Announce New Marketing Director Vanessa Rae has been announced as the new Marketing Director at Kingspan Insulation. Developing Knauf’s position as the leading provider of mineral wool insulation solutions in Northern Europe will be the main focus of the role. Leading all Northern European marketing activities, Vanessa will …

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Passivhaus first in Willmott Dixon Sights

Passivhaus first in Willmott Dixon Sights

Another Passivhaus first in Willmott Dixon Sights Another Passihaus first is in Willmott Dixon’s sights after being selected for a £36 million project to build New Sutton Secondary school by the London Borough of Sutton. Passivhaus First for a Secondary School Willmott Dixon built the UK’s largest non-residential Passivhaus scheme, the …

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New Production Lines for Kingspan Insulation

Two cutting edge, low waste production lines have been introduced at Kingspan Insulation Ltd's manufacturing facilities in Derbyshire and North Yorkshire

Kingspan Insulation Invests in New Production Lines Two cutting edge, low waste production lines have been introduced at Kingspan Insulation Ltd’s manufacturing facilities in Derbyshire and North Yorkshire. The 17 million euro investment enhances the companies range of construction engineering insulation products. Greater Production Capacity and Accuracy The prototype Continuous …

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Builders Merchants See Strong Sales for Q3 2017

Builders Merchants See Strong Sales for Q3 2017

Builders Merchants See Strong Sales for Q3 Q3 2017 Sales performance was strong for builders merchants according to The Building Merchants Buildings Index (BMBI). The following has been taken from the original article published by the BMBI. Stronger Sales than 2016 Q3 Third quarter sales were 5.2% higher than the …

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Sixth Inquiry Into a New Homes Ombudsman

Sixth Inquiry Into a New Homes Ombudsman

Sixth Inquiry Into a New Homes Ombudsman Sixth inquiry into potential for a New Homes Ombudsman announced by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment (APPGEBE).  Highest Quality and Customer Satisfaction From the announcement it seems that in delivering the Governments desire to increase housebuilding that …

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Still Not an Insulation Manufacturer

Still Not an Insulation Manufacturer

Still Not an Insulation Manufacturer Below is the Part 2 of the Insulate Magazine feature When Is An Insulation Manufacturer…Not an Insulation Manufacturer. This article was first published in the November issue of Insulate Magazine. Last month we started looking at occasions when a manufacturer’s role risks going beyond advice …

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