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17th September 2019
 
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New ‘Ambassador’ Workshops Reveal The Garnalex Way

 

Garnalex has announced a December start date for its first fabricator and installer ‘Ambassador’ Workshops. The company claims the new Garnalex aluminium window and door systems are significantly different from previous and current generations of aluminium systems in the way they are fabricated, installed and sold.

Attendance at one of the workshops is an opportunity for fabricators and installers to hear about the Garnalex Way, have a tour of the new state-of-the-art Garnalex factory, and be one of the first fabricators and installers in their area to sell Garnalex.

 
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On The Same Page’: Emplas Product Specification And Customer Support Guide

 

Emplas has launched a new edition of its Product Specification and Customer Support Guide, consolidating each and every individual element of its product and service offer into a single easy to use document.

The ‘encyclopaedic’ volume brings each and every element of window and door specification to the fingertips of its customers.

This includes guidance on specification and regulation from CE Marking to Part Q and WERs; down to technical detail on composite doors; window maximums and minimum widths; foils and even the technical specifications on ancillaries including trickle vents,

 
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Heritage Trade Frames Introduces Nxt-Gen Range From Distinction

 

Bolton based super fabricator Heritage Trade Frames has added the innovative nxt-gen range of composite doors from Distinction to its portfolio, a decision that forms part of the manufacturer’s ethos of providing its customers with the latest, cutting-edge products to ensure they continue to stay ahead of the competition.

Phillip Cresswell, sales and marketing manager at Heritage Trade Frames, said: “We identified nxt-gen as an exciting new product that would provide our customers with an alluring alternative to standard cassette glazed doors.

 
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Survey Results Show A Premium Customer Service, Says Thermoseal Group

 

Thermoseal Group has announced that the outcome of the Group’s 2019 Customer Satisfaction Survey has been outstanding, with 96% of customers rating their overall experience with Thermoseal Group as Excellent.

With now 40 years supplying to the glass and glazing industry offering an ever-growing range of over 2,500 insulated glass (IG) components – most of which are now manufactured by the Group in the UK – Thermoseal Group supplies to customers in over 27 countries across 5 continents

 
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Frame Fast Grow Its Aluminium Range With Designer Doors

 

Frame Fast UK has added the Smart Systems Designer Doors collection to its growing range, to create a complete suite of aluminium products to help installers offer more choice.

The collection is a selection of aluminium entrance doors. Special attention has been placed on the design of the doors to include stunning options for UK homes. Alongside the modern styling, there are also traditional doors styles including cottages, and two vintage options for 1930s properties.

Size is one of the top features of the Smart Aluminium Designer Door collection. Victorian, Georgian and 1930s homes often had much

 
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New Aluminium Solutions Brochure From UAP

 

Fabricators and installers are set to benefit from new product literature developed by hardware solutions provider, UAP. The brochures highlight all UAP products available for specific applications. The new Aluminium Solutions brochure is the second in the series of handy product guides.

With the rising popularity of aluminium, many fabricators are looking to capture and capitalise on the opportunities that this market presents. In its latest brochure, UAP has curated a range of hardware products most suited to aluminium doors.

The Aluminium Solutions brochure has been designed so that even on the busiest of days customers can quickly find and understand how

 
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Emmegi Adds New Model To Flagship Quadra Range

 

Emmegi has just launched a new L3 20-axis version of its flagship Quadra machining centre which, like all the models in the range, can cut, drill and machine aluminium and light alloys all in one single operation.

It sits alongside the existing Emmegi Quadra L0, L1 and L2 models, which have already been installed at some of the UK and Ireland’s leading fabricators including Duggans, Everglade, Express Bi-Folds, Newbury, TWR and Unique Window Systems

What distinguishes this new L3 model is a secondary module equipped with a dual drilling unit which can also mill,

 
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On The Other Side Of The Fence

 

Dean Peake-Whitehurst is the newest member of staff to feature in Business Micros’ 40th anniversary campaign celebrating some of the lesser known faces who have contributed so much to its success.

Dean is a Technician based at Business Micros’ Newton-Le-Willows sales and installation office. He only joined the company in 2017 but has already impressed customers with his knowledge and expertise, even bagging a nomination for the Young Person of the Year award at the National Fenestration Awards. That’s hardly surprising, given that Dean spent the first five years of his career as a window fabricator

 
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Greater Efficiencies And More Web Traffic With The Consultancy

 

With over 30 years’ experience in the window and door industries, online solutions provider, The Consultancy, has partnered with some of the biggest brands in the sector to build websites, apps and lead generation tools. The company has now revealed some of the real results it has achieved with long-time customer Window Widgets and The Residence Collection, including greater efficiencies and increased web traffic.

“We chose to work with The Consultancy in the first place because we were aware that they had developed other platforms within the industry,

 
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Aluminium Systems Used On The New HQ Of The UK Hydrographic Office.

 

Architectural glazing systems by leading UK manufacturer Kawneer, including two types of curtain walling, two types of window vents and two types of entrance doors, feature on a multi-award-winning new headquarters for the UK Hydrographic Office. The aluminium Kawneer systems were installed by specialist sub-contractor Dudley’s Aluminium for main contractor BAM to a design by AHR global.

 
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Military Training With A Difference

 

When Nick Bailey was appointed to the role of Business Development Manager at Business Micros recently, he probably wasn’t expecting one of his first presentations to be at Dalton Barracks near Abingdon addressing a room full of senior army personnel.

But that’s exactly what happened when he was invited to speak at 4 Regiment Royal Logistics Corps’ Leadership Day and give an insight into how civilian organisations like Business Micros develop their staff.

Nick was one of the few speakers at the event not from a military background, so his perspective on managing and empowering staff

 
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Caldwell’s 131st Birthday Present – An NFA Nomination

 

As if marking an amazing 131 years in business wasn’t enough, hardware experts Caldwell have more cause for celebration – the veteran firm has been named a finalist at 2019’s National Fenestration Awards.

Caldwell National Sales Managing Jamie Phillips said: “It’s hugely rewarding to see Caldwell recognised in this way.

“As a business, our philosophy is very simple – we want to offer outstanding quality balances and friction stays, backed by fantastic service, to make fabricating world-class windows as easy as possible for our customers.

 
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Quickslide Rolls Out Double Shift Patterns In Response To High Demand

West Yorkshire based fabricator, Quickslide, has announced that it has rolled out double shift patterns throughout its factories, a move that is designed to further improve its service offering, as well as ensure it is best placed to cater for a significant upturn in sales orders for all its market leading products.

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Abcell Expand High Quality Range With AluK

For more than a quarter of a century, renowned Birmingham fabricator Abcell has established a reputation for manufacturing a range of high-calibre products direct to the trade – and they have now added AluK aluminium windows and doors to their impressive suite.

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The Rise Of Aluprof In The UK

Established in the UK in 2006, Aluprof has grown in the UK to become one of the major players in the UK facade industry. With so many active facade systems companies operating in the UK, how did Aluprof succeed in taking a sizeable portion of the UK market? Wojciech Brozyna, MD of Aluprof UK, answers some of these questions:

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Modplan’s Leka Systems Open Days A Huge Success

Trade fabricator Modplan has hailed its recent Leka Systems Open Days a huge success. Modplan’s International Sales and Marketing Director Justin Williams said: “The Open Days were a great introduction to Leka Systems’ latest products and an excellent opportunity to network

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GGF Annual Report Reflects Strength And Stability

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has released its Annual Report 2019 reporting on the activity and performance of the Federation for the year ending 31st December 2018.

The report covers a year that saw the GGF gain a record 67 new members during a year of change,

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Product News

Mighton Presented With BSI Internet Security Certificate For Avia Secure Smart Lock

Mighton has been officially presented with a certificate from the British Standards Institution (BSI) in recognition of achieving the Government’s Code of Practice for consumer Internet of Things (IoT) security for its Avia Apple HomeKit

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London Sash And Frame From Masterframe

Sash window specialists Masterframe has launched its unique London Sash and Frame system. It is perfect for replacing timber windows with an arched exterior and square interior, commonly found in Victorian buildings in London and the surrounding areas.

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P C Henderson Expands Its Range Of Rustic Top Mount Systems With New Stainless Steel Finish

Sliding and folding door hardware manufacturer, P C Henderson, is pleased to announce the launch of a new stainless steel finish for its popular Rustic Top Mount system.

Launched earlier this year, Rustic Top Mount offers a stylish contemporary

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Bosch Professional FlexiClick 12V – Now With Brushless Motor

Bosch Professional has boosted the power of its popular FlexiClick 12V cordless drill driver system by adding a brushless motor. The resulting Bosch GSR 12V-35 FC Professional Drill Driver is faster, stronger, more efficient and longer-lasting, as well as maintenance-free.

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Apps

Glass Maker’s New Smartphone App Offers Design Inspiration On-The-Go

Glass manufacturer Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has launched a new smartphone app that provides ideas and inspiration for building designers and architects.

Pilkington Project References includes a searchable database

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On-Site

Senior’s Healthy Mix Of Solutions Are Better By Design

Ideally suited to the healthcare sector, aluminium fenestration systems can offer huge benefits in terms of aesthetics, durability and efficiency and thanks to Senior Architectural Systems, specifiers can access a full range of solutions from one sole supplier.

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Awards

Finalist Status For Modplan Ltd

Modplan Ltd has been confirmed as a finalist at this year’s National Fenestration Awards in the category of Fabricator/Manufacturer 2019. Neil Gater, Marketing Manager of Newport-based Modplan Ltd, said: “Everyone at Modplan is delighted to have been shortlisted for the Fabricator/Manufacturer award.

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