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Actis Welcomes call for action on thermal retrofitting homes

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Actis welcomes CCC call for government to act on thermally retrofitting homes Actis national sales director Mark Cooper welcomes the Committee on Climate Change’s report to government calling for an urgent strategy to address thermal inefficiencies in existing housing stock. A report published this week stating that the government urgently …

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HPE and RPE validation in the spotlight for 3M webinars

3m webinars

3M Webinars will offer expert advice about validating different types of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the next two instalments of its free Safety Spotlight Webinar Series. The eighth webinar in the science-based technology company’s popular series, titled ‘Hearing Protection Validation – Advanced’, will run from 12.15 to 13.00 on …

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All-Inclusive Compliance for Cavity Insulation

CIGA All-Inclusive Compliance Scheme Cavity Wall

CIGA new Certification Scheme – Offering an all-inclusive compliance route for member companies. CIGA will now be offering its member installers CIGA PAS 2030 certification as part of their membership. By bringing this important assessment and surveillance function in house for the first time, CIGA membership will continue to provide …

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Mike Rigby joins Insulation Awards Judging Panel

Mike Rigby Insulation Awards Judge

Meet The Insulation Awards Judges In the build up to the submission deadline on 25th August 2017, we will be providing you with some valuable insight into each of our expert judging panel. Today Mike Rigby, CEO of MRA Marketing is the National Insulation Awards judge under the microscope; Mike …

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Rt Hon. Lord Deben on Insulation Awards Judging Panel

Lord Deben Insulation Awards Judge

Meet the Insulation Awards Judges Today’s meet the judges features Rt Hon. Lord Deben, the Chairman on The Committee on Climate Change Lord Deben, Chairman – The Committee on Climate Change The Rt. Hon John Gummer, Lord Deben was Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food between 1989-1993 and the longest serving …

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New fleet boosts insulation offering at Miller Pattison

Miller Pattison

National insulation specialist, Miller Pattison, has invested £900k in a bid to expand its services and increase efficiency. The firm has purchased 5 bespoke vehicles and now offers Springvale Ecobead Platinum cavity wall insulation to its new build customers. Each van carries enough polystyrene to insulate six medium-sized detached houses. …

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First workshop completed within the CITT project


The Carbon Infrastructure Transformation Tool (CITT) project seeks to develop an open access solution for calculating and managing embodied carbon emissions across the project lifecycle of infrastructure projects. In late April the project conducted its first workshop to introduce the tool to key industry bodies and to gain feedback to …

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BBA’s Claire Curtis Thomas on Insulation Awards Panel

Claire Curtis-Thomas Insulation Awards Judge

Meet the Insulation Awards Judges Today’s meet the judges features Claire Curtis Thomas, the CEO of British Board of Agrement Claire Curtis-Thomas, CEO, British Board of Agrément CEO of The British Board of Agrément, Claire Curtis-Thomas graduated in Mechanical Engineering from University College, Cardiff, and went on to obtain an …

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