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TORMAX access for expanding housing association

TORMAX access for expanding housing association

Improving access for visitors and staff to their offices, the arm’s length management organisation, Derby Homes Ltd has recently upgraded four key entrances with TORMAX iMotion automatic sliding doors.  “We used our standard procurement route in selecting TORMAX against two other similar companies,” explains Mario Preite, Senior Project Surveyor for Derby Homes. “We found TORMAX to perform well in all areas of quality, price and service and went on to contract them to upgrade the entrances to three additional office buildings.”  Designed for reliability, the TORMAX door operators deliver an exceptionally long life-span thanks to the Swiss engineering combined with cutting-edge technology.   This reduces total cost of ownership, allowing for...
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CPDs of the month

  • Working with unitised façades when delivering a building envelope requires a very different approach compared to the conventional stick curtain walling. Having a good understanding of what can be achieved with each type of installation will eliminate any possibility of under/over specifying, and ...

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  • Coopers Fire are the only RIBA approved smoke and fire curtain manufacturer and have recently redesigned all the CPD presentations. The new presentations have been brought in line with the Coopers re-brand and with the use of new images and Solidworks 3D models, we continue to present an interest ...

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  • Fire engineering experts FDS Consult and sister company Fire Design Solutions are offering architects, M&E consultants, developers and contractors the chance to extend their knowledge this May with their latest free CPD seminar.

    Providing an overview of fire engineering ...

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  • Esher, March 2015. Hansgrohe has a new RIBA approved core curriculum CPD about WRAS (Water Regulations Advisory Scheme) designed to share information about the Water Regulations and the importance of compliance to ensure successful project specifications.

    When installing any product which c ...

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Latest Jobs

Northern Home Counties

This major global building products manufacturer are currently seeking an experienced Sales person to develop a new product range within their portfolio of above ground drainage and Rainwater systems. You will look after an already well established region and will focus on distributors/ merchants, Local Authorities & Contractors. You may have a background working for a distributor and are looking for that chance to join a major manufacturer.

Scotland & Ireland

Our client are a household name in the manufacture & distribution of Sanitary ware products. Having been established for many years now, they continue to grow and are firmly established as a major name in the market place. You will need to know how the Builders Merchants and Distributors operate within the ‘light side’ sector of the industry. Tremendous opportunity to join a major manufacturer.

M62 Corridor

This well know manufacturer have two divisions within the group. One engineering and the other building products. They are regarded as one of true success stories within the Roofing and Ventilation sector of the industry. You will take over a highly developed region in the north of England calling on Builders Merchants/ Distributors, House builders and specifiers. It is likely that you will already have experience in calling on this market place...

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Note of caution for architecture practices

After a record high forecast in June, July 2015 saw a significant note of caution with the RIBA Future Trends Workload Index falling sharply to +22 (down from +44). Practices nevertheless reported that their overall workload... Click here to read more



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Del Carmen slate added to Military Academy Arsenal

28th Aug, 2015

Del Carmen slate from SSQ has recently been selected for use during the refurbishment of the former Royal Military Academy in Woolwich, south London, which has since been...
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Innovations News

Spectus Systems launches new responsive website

28th Aug, 2015

Spectus Systems is inviting everyone to take a look at its brand new website after it has undergone a complete redesign with three core priorities: functionalit...
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Regeneration News

Is your structural waterproofing design robust enough for a warranty?

28th Aug, 2015

Are your structural waterproofing designs based on a waterproofing risk assessment that has been produced by a suitably qualified specialist?  Have you appointed a waterproofi...
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Sustainability News

Bond It opens dedicated training facility

28th Aug, 2015

As part of its commitment to offering high quality products backed by the highest levels of service and support, Bond It has opened a new and dedicated training facility. The...
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