• Rain resistant roof proofing from Everbuild

    Rain resistant roof proofing from Everbuild

    Aquaseal Liquid Roof from Everbuild – A Sika Company, is a new, 1-component, easy to use, all-weather roofing system, ideal for waterproofing flat and pitched roofs. Creating a solid waterproof membrane, which covers the entire area without any seams, Liquid Roof is applied in two coats straight from the tin and has a moisture triggered

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  • 2017, an all-round success for Schlüter-Systems

    2017, an all-round success for Schlüter-Systems

    New products, new projects and no less than two brand new showrooms; for Schlüter-Systems, the tiling systems’ specialists, 2017 did not disappoint. Application Gallery The latest addition to the Schlüter-Systems Education Centre (SSEC), the Application Gallery welcomed its first visitors in February 2017. An in-house showcase at Schlüter’s UK offices in Coalville, this educational space

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  • Remmers repairs Bawdsey Radar Station

    Remmers repairs Bawdsey Radar Station

    Remmers was recently brought on to help with the repair of Bawdsey Radar Station. Built in 1938 and protected by Concrete Blast Walls, Bawdsey Radar Station was the world’s first operational radar station. The walls had decayed steadily since the building was vacated in 1991, leaving the top layer of reinforcement exposed to the elements.

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  • Keraquick, the ultrafast S1 adhesive from Mapei

    Keraquick, the ultrafast S1 adhesive from Mapei

    Mapei has launched Keraquick Ultrafast S1 adhesive. The cement-based ultra-rapid setting adhesive is ideal for fast track repairs as Keraquick Ultrafast S1 sets to foot traffic in 60 minutes and is ready for grouting in 90 minutes. Suitable for interior and exterior use installing porcelain and ceramic tiles and mosaics the fast track product can

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  • Aggregate Industries urges housebuilders to adhere to technical considerations

    Aggregate Industries urges housebuilders to adhere to technical considerations

    Aggregate Industries urged housebuilders to look more closely at the technical considerations before installing block and beam flooring, in lieu of the deadline for the National House Building Council’s (NHBC) Technical Extra 20 standard. Originally announced last year, the new standard states that when installing a block and beam type system, the use of micro

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  • Fixing innovations from ANCON at ecobuild

    Fixing innovations from ANCON at ecobuild

    ANCON will be launching its latest fixing innovations at Ecobuild. Ancon’s stand (C62) will focus on structural fixings that are opening-up new possibilities in zero and ultra-low energy construction by minimising thermal bridging, including its insulated balcony connectors and ultra-low thermal conductivity cavity wall ties. It will also showcase a brick-faced support system that allows

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  • Cold condition concrete mix from Aggregate Industries

    Cold condition concrete mix from Aggregate Industries

    Aggregate Industries has supplied nearly 6,000m3 of WeatherMix® concrete for the ongoing redevelopment of Snow Hill station, a 420,000 sq ft regeneration project to transform Birmingham’s main business district. The Snow Hill refurbishment will reshape Birmingham’s skyline and transform the front of St Chad’s Queensway. Aggregate Industries was awarded the contract to supply ready-mixed concrete

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  • A wealth of knowledge from Mapei

    A wealth of knowledge from Mapei

    Mapei UK Ltd has over 80 years’ experience in manufacturing products for the building industry, including ceramic adhesives, paint coatings and EWI systems. This means the company has a wealth of knowledge in specifying and installing materials, whether your project is identifying an installation system to ensure a watertight wetroom or lightweight adhesive products for

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  • Mapei is actively sustainable at ecobuild 2018

    Mapei is actively sustainable at ecobuild 2018

    Mapei will be exhibiting at Ecobuild for the eighth consecutive year in 2018. Exhibiting in the ‘Building Performance’ Futurebuild district for 2018, Mapei will showcase products that are responsible for the building envelope from ceramics and resilient floor systems to waterproofing, concrete repair and external wall insulation (EWI). With over 80 years’ experience, the brand

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