MCRMA publishes guidance on facade systems testing

The Metal Cladding & Roofing Manufacturers Association (MCRMA) has published an Advice Note titled Façade Systems Testing which has been produced following DCLG’s publication of the results on Friday, 28th July of the first of its six ACM (Aluminium Composite Material) cladding... View Article

Material prices are soaring, says FMB

A third of small building firms say that soaring material prices are squeezing their margins and almost a quarter have had to pass these price increases onto consumers, according to the latest research by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB).... View Article
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The Wood Awards 2017: Shortlist Revealed

Buildings Competition Twenty outstanding structures have been nominated for the Wood Awards 2017 shortlist, featuring some of Britain’s best architectural designs in wood. The judging panel, led by architect Michael Morrison of Purcell, visit all the shortlisted projects in person,... View Article
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GGF President steps down

It is with regret that the Glass and Glazing Federation have announced that Alan Burgess of Masterframe Windows Ltd, has resigned his position of President with immediate effect. Alan has been involved with the GGF for over 20 years and as well... View Article
Trimo, one of the leading building envelope solutions providers, has been shortlisted in the London Construction Awards

Trimo shortlisted for three London Construction Awards

Trimo, one of the leading building envelope solutions providers, has been shortlisted in the London Construction Awards for Offsite Project of the Year, Architectural Project of the Year and the Sustainable Construction Award. The Concorde Museum, Trimo’s recent landmark project... View Article
AGC Glass Europe is innovating with a new solar control product: Stopray SilverFlex. This highly reflective solar control glass offers architects and developers the perfect solution in terms of reflection, transparency, solar control and aesthetics.

New high-tech glass for visionary architecture

AGC Glass Europe is innovating with a new solar control product: Stopray SilverFlex. This highly reflective solar control glass offers architects and developers the perfect solution in terms of reflection, transparency, solar control and aesthetics. Two major benefits in one... View Article