FEATURED SOLUTIONS

EJOT Innovates to Support UK’s Higher Soffit Insulation Standards

EJOT UK’s new DDS-Z fastener range holds the key to installing much greater depths of soffit liners with the smallest embedment depth, to help...

Kingspan PowerPanel Helps to Deliver PV Roofs Faster

KINGSPAN PowerPanel is a new generation of PV roof solution, combining a high-performance QuadCore insulated panel with an efficient monocrystalline photovoltaic panel in a...

FEATURED COMPANIES

Ruukki Starts Collaboration with M4C Ltd to Grow Business in the...

RUUKKI CONSTRUCTION and Sales and Business consultancy M4C Ltd based in Northumberland in the North-East of England, have announced their strategic collaboration to develop...

WernerCo Searches for a Roofer to Join Ambassador Scheme

WERNERCO is searching for a roofing professional to join its Ambassador Scheme in order to put a range of WernerCo products to the test...

INDUSTRY NEWS

Competence Report Identifies Appetite for RoofCERT Problem

A REPORT setting out the current state of competence arrangements for those installing products and systems in buildings has been welcomed by the Construction...

Saint-Gobain Makes First Zero Carbon Flat Glass

SAINT-GOBAIN is claiming a world first of manufacturing flat glass with zero carbon emissions created by the process.  This technological feat was achieved last week...

Solar Lights the Way to Sustainability for Construction Manufacturer

BUILDING PRODUCTS manufacturer, Forterra working towards a sustainable future after signing a 50 GWh solar Power Purchase Agreement (PPA). From 2025, the Northampton headquartered brick,...

UK Tradespeople See Rising Energy Efficiency Project Demand

INCREASED HOMEOWNER demand for energy efficiency projects to reduce energy consumption and offset rising fuel costs is the headline finding of a survey of 1,500...

Is this the Start of a Summer Slowdown for Construction?

APRIL 2022 data shows levels of contract awards and planning approvals may indicate the start of a summer slowdown, according to Construction industry intelligence...

Procurement Bill Promises Flexible and Transparent Process

THE NEW Procurement Bill for public contracts is being announced as a simpler and more flexible, commercial system. The Government says the public procurement process...

ROOF TRAINING GROUP NEWS

Collaborative Roof Train the Trainer Initiative Outstanding Success

THE National Roof Training Group (NRTG) has announced that its Roofing Industry Alliance Legacy-funded project to Train the Trainers has had outstanding success with the...

Free Train the Roofing Trainer Courses

Are you a Specialist Roofer? Would you like to pass on your Roofing Skills? Can you spare Time to Train? AS PART OF the National Roof Training...

PROJECTS AND CASE STUDIES

PEOPLE

New MD Appointed for Firestone UK and Ireland

FIRESTONE BUILDING PRODUCTS (FSBP) has appointed Philip Moors to the role of managing director for the UK and Ireland, following the retirement of James...

AWARDS AND EVENTS

SIG Holds First UK Conference

AT THE FIRST SIG CONFERENCE, and in a demonstration of the new direction for SIG UK, the company recently took over ACC Liverpool for...

Institute of Roofing’s New Vision Announced at AGM

THE INSTITUTE OF ROOFING (IoR) has announced its goals for the future at its first AGM since the appointment of CEO, Kay Rose, FIoR. Taking...