Grabbing the community housing opportunity

Kit Malthouse, housing minister, has announced £6 million of funding for the Community Led Homes Programme. Funding of up to £10,000, managed by four charities, will be provided for groups to cover start-up costs. A further £3.5 million will be... View Article

Flexvent success from Flamco

Leading HVAC component manufacturer Flamco is celebrating the sale of its five millionth Flexvent air vent valve in the UK and Ireland. Selling around 200,000 of these units a year, it’s clear to see that these are essential components to... View Article

New Stratos-MAXO… soon be here!

The Wilo-Stratos MAXO offers greater efficiency, connectivity and comfort than ever before. It is the first pump which has an intuitive user interface – that makes installation and operation easier than ever before. The Wilo-Stratos MAXO also redefines system efficiency. By... View Article

New range of pocket door hardware from PC Henderson

Sliding and folding door hardware manufacturer, P C Henderson, is pleased to announce the launch of its new Pocket Door Pro range of sliding door hardware. Available in standard, soft close, self-close, fire rated and automated variants – the new... View Article

Vanguard with Wifi By Electrorad

Using wireless technology, Electrorad’s Vanguard with WiFi range of electric radiators is one of the first to have voice control compatibility with market-leading Amazon Alexa. Its wireless control via a gateway and App, enables ‘voice control’ of the heating system,... View Article

Celebrating the great, the good and the simply outstanding

This year the Offsite Awards has seen fierce competition with over 200 entries across 22 categories from high profile names, all competing to be crowned as industry leaders of the offsite manufacturing and construction sector. Steel framing innovators EOS, are... View Article

Hadley Group to exhibit at Midest

Hadley Group will bring its technical expertise to the Midest exhibition in Lyon later this year. The international show, which runs from 5-8 March at the Eurexpo Centre will cover a number of industrial subcontracting sectors. Midest represents one of... View Article

Glidevale ground gas solution with Protect GDB10 Plus

Providing a continuous, impermeable protective barrier against ground gases including methane, radon, carbon dioxide and hydrocarbons, Protect GDB10 Plus membrane is suitable for Amber 1 and 2 applications as defined by NHBC. The product is compliant with BS 8485:2015 and... View Article

MORhomes issues inaugural £250m benchmark bond

MORhomes PLC, the new funding agency owned by 62 housing associations, is pleased to announce that it has issued its inaugural £250m benchmark bond issue funding 19 year loans to 9 registered provider groups in England and Wales. The bond... View Article

Install sprinklers now, says London Fire Brigade and Johnson Controls

Following the news that the London Fire Brigade has called for all purpose-built residential blocks to have sprinklers installed, Simon Rooks, operations director at Johnson Controls and council member of the British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association (BASFSA), comments on how the government and building... View Article