Grassroots Club Can Secure World Cup Dream Ticket

GRASSROOTS rugby league clubs have been given the chance win a money-can’t-buy package to celebrate...

Ladder Association Launches Survey to Gain Insight into Roof Ladder Use

THE LADDER Association, a not-for-profit lead industry body dedicated to promoting the safe use of...

CITB Announces New Pilot Scheme to Improve Access to Training

CITB IS INVESTING around £800,000 to launch a new ‘employer network’ pilot project, which it...

Concrete Roof Tiles Production, Deliveries and Sales Remain at Post-Pandemic Low

THE PRODUCTION, deliveries and stocks of concrete roof tiles continue at the low levels seen...

Contractor Dies in Morrisons Roof Collapse

A MAN working as a contractor at a Morrisons warehouse in Wakefield died when a roof...

BriggsAmasco’s Waterproofing Programme Contributes to College Transformation

BRIGGSAMASCO has supplied the waterproofing and finishes for a sports and science centre in Brighton...

Brett Martin to Cut Buildings’ Carbon Footprint with Products Based on Used Cooking Oil

BRETT MARTIN is set to reduce the carbon footprint of buildings around the world with...

MKM Tackling Carbon Emissions with Solar PV Trials

MKM IS paving the way to greater sustainability across its network by trialling solar power...

CICV Green Home Festival Begins Next Week

CONSTRUCTION professionals wanting to learn more about renewable technology and innovation have been urged to...

What Is Construction Adjudication?

The value of construction disputes in the roofing sector is reaching record levels. Not surprising...

Cut-to-Falls Multiboards Help Drain Top Floor Balcony

AN EXPERIENCED builder and roofing contractor has made use of some 300 standard and tapered...

Holcim Closes SES Insulation and Roofing Acquisition

HOLCIM has completed the acquisition of SES Foam LLC, the biggest independent spray foam insulation company...

Saint-Gobain Reports Half Year Results

SAINT-GOBAIN has notified its first half year results for 2022, reporting a like-for-like sales increase...

RIBA Report Shows JCT is Dominant Contracts Provider and “Industry Standard”

THE RESULTS of the Construction Contracts and Law Report 2022 show that JCT continues to...

Apollo Managing Director Ian Cornelius to Retire After Three Decades

THE MANAGING Director of Apollo, part of the global adhesive manufacturer H.B. Fuller, Ian Cornelius,...

Building Safety Fund Re-Opens for Applications

THE £4.5 BILLION Building Safety Fund reopens for new applications today. Owners of buildings over 18 metres with...

NHBC Foundation on Future Homes – Avoiding Unintended Consequences 

THE NHBC Foundation has today published a new report that gives advice and guidance to housebuilders...

Geocel Continues Partnership with the Lighthouse Club

SEALANT AND adhesive supplier Geocel has renewed its partnership with the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity...

Fuel Crisis Makes Work Less Cost Effective for Van Drivers

AS THE COST of fuel remains at unprecedented levels, new research reveals almost a quarter...

Part Z is Needed to Limit Embodied Carbon Emissions

Despite research by the UK Green Building Council (Nov 2021) showing that embodied carbon emissions...

BBA Walkers Raise Cash for Eco Charity

BBA Technical Project Co-Ordinators Sam Winfield and Joe Woodhouse have raised more than £1,500 for an...

How Roofs Can Help Keep Our Buildings Cool

AS TEMPERATURES this week are forecast to break records, the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC)...

Construction Product Sales Growth Eases as Costs Start to Bite

CONSTRUCTION product manufacturers reported an eighth straight quarter of sales growth in Q2, according to the...

Magply Gains Coveted BBA Certification

MAGPLY magnesium oxysulfate (MOS) boards have recently undergone a stringent testing programme by the British...

Should Roofing Work Stop as First Level 4 Heat Alert Issued?

A LEVEL 4 heat alert has been issued today by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA)...

‘Hugely Significant’ First Legal Win for Post-Grenfell Cladding Claim

IN THE FIRST high court judgment on a fire safety defective cladding claim for a...

Glidevale Protect Launches Fulmetal UniRoll Ventilated Ridge and Hip System with Unions

BUILDING materials manufacturer Glidevale Protect has launched Fulmetal UniRoll, a new universal, dry fix ventilated...

Sika Launch Groundbreaking Plasticiser Free Sarnafil Advanced Technology Roofing Membrane in the UK

SARNAFIL Advanced Technology is the first and only UK roofing membrane to be Silver Certified...

SPV Wins Place on the Top 50 SME Apprenticeship Employers of 2022

SPV SPECIAL Projects has been named as a Top 50 SME Apprenticeship Employer of 2022...

Garland UK will be Net Zero Carbon by 2032

WATERPROOFING systems manufacturer Garland UK will be a net-zero company by 2032, 18 years earlier than...

Amber Extreme Heat Warning Extended

THE MET OFFICE has extended an Amber Extreme Heat warning for next week. The Amber...

Govt Backed PI Insurance for Flat Assessments Expects £100m+ Claims

CLAIMS EXCEEDING £100 million are expected on a government-backed professional indemnity (PI) insurance scheme launching...

Marley Alutec Replace Cast Iron Gutters on Victorian Scottish Home

A COMBINATION of products from Marley Alutec have been used on a Victorian residential property...

Record High for May 2022 Construction Output Value

MAY 2022 construction value level achieved a record high of £15,053 million – the highest...

SSQ Marks Three Decades with Spanish Celebration

LONG-STANDING natural slate experts, SSQ travelled SSQ marked three decades of friendship by travelling to...

SIG Builds Compliance Team

BUILDING PRODUCTS SUPPLIER SIG has appointed a Compliance Director and is growing the specialist compliance...

Marshalls Notice of Trading Update Including Marley Performance

MARSHALLS plc has given notice of half year results, which includes an update on the...

Free CSCS Cards for Apprentices

FROM Monday 11 July, all CSCS Apprentice cards will be issued free of charge. Employers and...

Met Office Issues Amber Extreme Heat Warning

THE MET OFFICE has issued an Amber Extreme Heat Warning for Sunday 17 July. Temperatures...

Kick It with Keylite Raises Mental Health Awareness within the Construction Industry

Following the success of last year’s initiative, Kick It with Keylite returns for 2022 –...