Day: February 13, 2018

Technology

Union GMB says Corbyn's energy and environmental policy will not keep the lights on

Union GMB says Corbyn’s energy and environmental policy will not keep the lights on Published:  12 September, 2016 Wishful thinking doesn’t generate the power we …

Technology

Manufacturers Should Take Ownership of the Plastic Problem

The damage that plastic is doing to our environment has started to receive more coverage. A study at the Plymouth University reported that plastic was …

The Supplier Showcase and the Lanarkshire Business Week
Michael McBrearty

The Supplier Showcase and the Lanarkshire Business Week

The hub South West, the construction and infrastructure focused partnership, will support the Lanarkshire Business Week, taking place in the last week of February, with …

SGB Creates a Special System for a Demolition Project
Brendan Fox

SGB Creates a Special System for a Demolition Project

SGB provided a scaffolding solution that made a demolition project on the banks of the River Thames a success. The demolition was completed safely due …

Why Hire an Apprentice?
Jobs & Employment

Why Hire an Apprentice?

The power tool specialist Starrett has been visiting colleges and apprenticeship training centres over the past few years, in order to demonstrate its range of …

Stainless Band in the construction industry
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Stainless Band in the construction industry

As a major supplier of stainless steel strip, coil, blanks and strapping, the diversity in its processing capabilities has enabled Stainless Band to establish its …

COLD WEATHER CONCRETING – HOW TO AVOID COMMON MISTAKES
cement

COLD WEATHER CONCRETING – HOW TO AVOID COMMON MISTAKES

January saw the lowest temperatures in the UK since February 2016, and with the potential for more cold snaps on the way, it’s a good …

METSEC AWARDED NEW KITEMARK FOR BIM OBJECTS
BIM

METSEC AWARDED NEW KITEMARK FOR BIM OBJECTS

The UK’s largest specialist cold roll-forming company, voestalpine Metsec plc, has been awarded the BSI Kitemark BS8541 for library objects for architecture, engineering and construction …

New Building at the University of Huddersfield Receives Royal Approval
Developers

New Building at the University of Huddersfield Receives Royal Approval

The Duke of York has recently visited the latest construction project at the University of Huddersfield, which captures his imagination. The £30 million Barbara Hepworth …

BARRATT HOMES SET TO LAUNCH NEW DEVELOPMENT IN DRUMPELLIER
Developers

BARRATT HOMES SET TO LAUNCH NEW DEVELOPMENT IN DRUMPELLIER

Barratt Homes is set to launch a new development in North Lanarkshire’s Drumpellier area of Bargeddie. The Fairways, the award-winning housebuilder’s new site, will feature …