Register now for the virtual Façade Awards UK!

RCI magazine is pleased to announce that the Façade Awards UK will be going ahead as a virtual event next month on Thursday 11 February at 4pm. So, why not invite members of your team, your customers, and suppliers to register and celebrate the very best in façade design.

Grant & Stone acquires CRS Building Supplies

Independent builders’ merchant Grant & Stone has acquired and merged with CRS Building Supplies, marking a decisive stage in its strategy to expand through a combination of acquisitions, new site development and organic growth.

Industry and government support leads to recovery in housebuilding

Recent figures from The Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government suggests that support for all of those involved in the housing market, along with measures to help the construction industry work safely during the pandemic, has led to an increase in the number of completed homes.

CARLISLE invests in further growth at its German facility

CARLISLE Construction Materials Europe is entering the next phase of its expanding capacity at its production facility in Waltershausen, Germany, thus laying the foundation for further growth.

Selco to crack down on face covering policy

Selco Builders Warehouse will now be adopting a strict ‘no face covering, no entry’ policy at its 69 branches across the UK.

Fall in RMI work must be addressed in March Budget, says...

The fall in repair, maintenance and improvement work points to a bumpy recovery for construction, which must be strengthened if we are to ‘build back better’, says the Federation of Master Builders in response to the recent Office for National Statistics figures.

BBA appoints Bill Hewlett to new technical director post

The British Board of Agrément has expanded its senior management team with the appointment of Professor Bill Hewlett as technical director.

BMF opens Regional Centre of Excellence at SIG Valor Park

The Builders Merchants Federation has created its 32nd Regional Centre of Excellence at SIG Distribution’s state-of-the-art warehouse at Valor Park, West London.

Sign up for A.Proctor Group’s webinar: The Physics and Applications of...

A.Proctor Group will be hosting a 30-minute webinar entitled: "The Physics and Applications of Construction Membranes," which will take place on Friday, 29 January at 10am. Register now!

Selco makes plenty of charity noise

Selco Builders Warehouse has completed an incredible year of fundraising by donating £100,000 to its nominated charity, Global’s Make Some Noise, in 2020 – despite the global pandemic.