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Knauf brings revolutionary render to the UK market  
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Knauf brings revolutionary render to the UK market  

Knauf, the UK’s leading manufacturer of lightweight building materials and systems, is introducing a radical new render system, Knauf MineralAktiv, to the UK market. Designed to inhibit the growth of surface algae and fungi, the system addresses the most common problem associated with render finishes using a patented biocide-free composition. The clean contemporary aesthetics offered by render is a popular choice for specifiers, but the cool and often damp climate of the UK can quickly lead to disappointing discolouration because of the growth of algae and fungus on the surface. Some products tackle the problem by including biocides in the...

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system, according to...

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Building the dream home with Black Millwork 

Black Millwork has supplied a range of its products, as well as Andersen windows and doors to an ambitious new self-build project in Suffolk. The impressive detached home was in...

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Encasement's simple solution to conceal fire sprinkler...

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British Ceramic Tile has made in roads into the care home sector, securing a new contract for... Read More

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

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Public Sector

Public Sector

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

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Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

British Gypsum improves the interior of a Passivhaus project

A variety of British Gypsum’s Thistle Plasters have been utilised to their full extent at a new Passivhaus home in the heart of Shropshire, improving indoor air...


Training/CPD’s

Training/CPD’s

Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

British Gypsum improves the interior of a Passivhaus project

A variety of British Gypsum’s Thistle Plasters have been utilised to their full extent at a new Passivhaus home in the heart of Shropshire, improving indoor air...

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Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

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A variety of British Gypsum’s Thistle Plasters have been utilised to their full extent at a new Passivhaus home in the heart of Shropshire, improving indoor air...


Ecobuild / Exhibitions

Ecobuild / Exhibitions

Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Apprenticeship starts have decreased by a more than third in November 2017 compared with November 2016, highlighting the need to reform the apprenticeship levy system,...

British Gypsum improves the interior of a Passivhaus project

A variety of British Gypsum’s Thistle Plasters have been utilised to their full extent at a new Passivhaus home in the heart of Shropshire, improving indoor air...