Testing standards going under the radar says Latchways

Manufacturer claims latest EU standards are not being used widely enough throughout the fall protection products industry

Pura Facades invests in new London HQ

The cladding supplier, which is on track to achieve a turnover of £7.5 million in 2020, has moved into a 3,600 sq ft office in Kilburn, west London.

Three key factors for growth

New report reveals three key requirements for growth in the construction industry

Signs of weakness in UK construction in Q1

The construction industry experienced a mixed quarter for products sales, output and new orders in the opening three months of 2019.

Supply and demand issues for timber to worsen in Q3, TFF...

The Timber Trade Federation is warning timber users that the balance between supply and demand is likely to further tighten in Q3 2021.

New skills training programme is launched for Green Homes Grant

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has launched a £6.9 million grant, the Green Homes Grant Skills Competition, for training organisations to help get tradespeople equipped and professionally trained to deliver the initiative.

Roofclad Systems expands into Yorkshire

To cater for demand, the north east roofing specialist is set to open a second office and warehouse in Leeds

Construction manufacturers urged to ‘digitise product data’ to reduce risk

A new initiative has been launched to get manufacturers in the construction industry to take ownership of their product information. A series of articles are being produced and manufacturers are being encouraged to join a discussion group to share their views.

Business Secretary says ‘thank you’ to construction workers

Business Secretary Alok Sharma has written an open letter to everyone working in the construction industry to express his gratitude for the work that is being done.

Hilti wins Volunteer Company of the Year Award

Volunteers from Hilti have been rewarded for exceptional contribution to sick children with national WellChild Award