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Manufacturing Headquarters Takes Flight With Kingspan

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VACGEN Ltd is redefining manufacturing excellence at its new, purpose-built UK headquarters in Hailsham, featuring a top-class building envelope specification which includes both roof and wall systems from Kingspan Insulated Panels. The First Phase The 3,297 m2 development, constructed by CRB Construction, provides state-of-the-art research and production facilities for Ultra …

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Using a Full-Fill Cavity Solution to Prevent Increased Housebuilder Costs

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Prevent Increased Housebuilder Costs by Using a Full-Fill Cavity Solution Cavity Wall (brick/block) is the predominant Build method for the UK housing industry with 70% of 27.4 million homes built with cavity walls. The change to Part L1a in 2013 (which sets the guidelines for new residential house builds) brought a second …

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Accolade for Belgrade Insulation

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Belgrade Insulation Celebrate Accolade The Management Team and all staff at Belgrade Insulation & Drylining are proud that their business was featured in Yorkshires FASTEST 50 AWARDS. Positioned midway in the top 50 listings the award recognises the growth and success since 2010 when Belgrade Insulations was acquired. Managing Director Alex …

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New Actis Insulation Scottish CPD Training Module Launched

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A New Scottish CPD Training Module From Actis Insulation Actis Insulation has launched a Scottish version of its popular CPD training module on tackling the performance gap. The seminar’s English and Welsh equivalent has been praised by the hundreds of building control officers who have taken part in it since its …

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Apprenticeship Levy Impact on Insulation Industry Employers

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How will Insulation Industry Employers be impacted by Apprenticeship Levy? UK employers are being encouraged to take on more apprentices following the introduction of a new levy last month. But which businesses are expected to pay, how much they have to put in, and on what they can use the …

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National Insulation Association Receives Massive Membership Growth

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Massive Membership Growth for National Insulation Association The National Insulation Association (NIA) which represents the manufacturers, system suppliers and installers of cavity wall, external wall, internal wall, loft, roof and floor insulation has seen a rapid growth of some 20% in membership this year. National Insulation Association Services & Support …

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BBA Approval for Rockwool Rainscreen Duo Slab

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ROCKWOOL RAINSCREEN DUO SLAB RECEIVES BBA APPROVAL ROCKWOOL is delighted to announce that its ROCKWOOL RAINSCREEN DUO SLAB® has become the first stone wool product to receive approval by the British Board of Agrément (BBA) for use in Ventilated rainscreen systems. BBA certification is recognised throughout the construction industry and …

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