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TWO UNSPRINKLERED FACTORY FIRES, SAME OUTCOME: TWO DESTROYED BUILDINGS
Fire Safety & Prevention

TWO UNSPRINKLERED FACTORY FIRES, SAME OUTCOME: TWO DESTROYED BUILDINGS

In early April, when industrial fires broke out in two different locations, they both had the same devastating outcome. On the 10th April, a fire …

Fire Tears Through Tower-Block Near Canary Wharf With Similar Cladding To Grenfell Tower
Fire Safety & Prevention

Fire Tears Through Tower-Block Near Canary Wharf With Similar Cladding To Grenfell Tower

Emergency services were called to a 19-storey tower-block over the weekend when a fire broke out at New Providence Wharf development, near Canary Wharf, which reportedly had cladding similar to …

Sika Is Live Launching Its Green Roof Systems
Roofing

Sika Is Live Launching Its Green Roof Systems

In response to the construction industry’s drive to build a more sustainable future, Sika’s Roofing experts are hosting a live online launch event for its …

Kite Packaging launch an 100% biodegradable and recyclable bottle sleeve, boasting extreme strength and cost efficiency.
Packaging

Kite Packaging launch an 100% biodegradable and recyclable bottle sleeve, boasting extreme strength and cost efficiency.

The employee-owned business has utilised its team of in-house experts to source the sustainable future of bottle packaging. Flexi-Hex sleeves are produced from 85% recycled …

Groundbreaking Hire, Reclaim and Reuse Scheme to Combat Construction Waste
Recycling & Waste

Groundbreaking Hire, Reclaim and Reuse Scheme to Combat Construction Waste

Dura Products launches new scheme to reduce waste and encourage material reuse Sustainable construction innovators, Dura Products, have today announced the launch of a new …

Mechanical ventilation cuts Covid risk by half compared to open windows, study finds
Air Filtration

Mechanical ventilation cuts Covid risk by half compared to open windows, study finds

Building ventilation systems reduce the spread of airborne diseases by half compared to natural ventilation for schools, offices and hospitality venues, research shows. Ventilation specialists …

Advanced CCTV A Brand New Measure Of Public, Business, and Home Safety
Security

Advanced CCTV A Brand New Measure Of Public, Business, and Home Safety

We do not agree that security is always 100% protected by these safety and security developments, i.e CCTV but we have come a long way …

“MORE LIGHT, MORE POWER” THOMANN-HANRY® COMPLETE SHOREDITCH TOWN HALL’S FIRST EXTERIOR CLEAN IN 155 YEARS
Restoration & Refurbishment

“MORE LIGHT, MORE POWER” THOMANN-HANRY® COMPLETE SHOREDITCH TOWN HALL’S FIRST EXTERIOR CLEAN IN 155 YEARS

With a colourful history, surviving a huge fire and two world wars, today Shoreditch Town Hall is a destination arts, events and community space, having …

6 Theft-Preventing Tips from Industry Experts that Facility Managers Need to Know
Facilities Management

6 Theft-Preventing Tips from Industry Experts that Facility Managers Need to Know

With businesses reopening to the public and employees returning to the office, it’s paramount that facility managers know how to keep all premises safe and …

Smoke control systems must remain operational to protect occupants of high-rise buildings
Fire Safety & Prevention

Smoke control systems must remain operational to protect occupants of high-rise buildings

The recent discovery that the smoke control system on Grenfell Tower had been inoperative for over a year before the refurbishment and that the tenant …