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24th September 2019
 
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BM Aluminium Announces Online Ordering For Smart Systems Products In Logikal

 

Smart Systems customers who use BM Aluminium’s LogiKal software can now send orders direct to Smarts from within their software system for the first time.

Customers just need to download and install the latest version of LogiKal to access the new online ordering function. From there, they can contact BM Aluminium’s technical team who will complete the set up and configure the online ordering interface

 
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Haffner Murat To Supply Fom Industrie Aluminium Fabrication Machinery

 

Haffner Murat has just announced it will be supplying Fom Industrie aluminium fabrication machinery. Dave Thomas, Haffner Murat’s Managing Director, said: “Fom Industrie offers the state-of-the-art in aluminium automation machinery. By working with Fom, we’ll be able to offer even more choice to fabricators looking to make the most of the growing opportunities in aluminium.”

 
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Patiomaster North West Sees Strong Demand For Triple-Track Patio Doors

 

PatioMaster North West has reported strong sales growth for Triple-track patio doors in the last twelve months. Phillip Cresswell, Sales and Marketing Manager for the North West PatioMaster division, said: “The trend for wide apertures and large expanses of glass has never been stronger. We have seen a constant demand for Triple-track doors as installers take advantage of the growth in the market from

 
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Three In Five Care Home Workers Concerned About Serious Risk Of Fire

 

Fire Door Safety Week research reveals that three in five care home workers believe their workplace is at serious risk of a fire
Study also reveals alarming misconceptions over fire door safety, and high prevalence of unsafe practice
Awareness week raises the vital role of fire doors in protecting people when asleep in all types of multi-occupancy accommodation

 
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Hodgson’s Firestrip 30 Excels In Latest Test

 

Firestrip 30 from Hodgson Sealants has again excelled, amassing an impressive 47 minutes in their latest BS EN 1363-1:2012 test for a 30-minute fire rating. The company is again backing Fire Door Safety Week with their range of products for the fire protection market for sealants and tapes including Firestrip 30.

This intumescent strip sealant is also covered under the British Woodworking Federation BWF Certifire Scheme Certificate No. CF297

 
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Faster Aluminium Fabrication With Stellar Says Epwin Window Systems

 

Stellar, the new aluminium window and door system from Epwin Window Systems, is packed with innovative developments that set new standards for the aluminium industry. For fabricators, one of the most important developments is that it’s 20% faster to fabricate, claims the company.

Paul Booth, Design Director, Aluminium Products, Epwin Group Plc, who led the team that developed Stellar, said: “There are all kinds of

 
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Nostalgia Added To Surrey New-Build

 

An eye-catching residential home, ‘The Cedar Views,’ has been built on the south-western fringes of Woking, adjacent to The Strawberry Tree – a popular period property in the area.

Because of its proximity to Strawberry Tree, it was a requirement that products installed at The Cedar Views be

 
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Euroglaze Puts Together A Perfect Composite Door Spec

 

Euroglaze, REHAU’s longest standing UK fabricator, has launched what it is calling a ‘perfect’ range of composite doors for its trade customers. The specification reads like a checklist of the industry’s favourite component suppliers and combines design, quality and, above all, value.

 
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Glazerite Aiming To Be At The Forefront Of The Smart Home Movement

 

The Ultion lock has been fitted as standard for many years by The Glazerite UK Group Ltd, offering homeowners safe, secure doors that stop burglars entering their homes. The pressure for door manufacturers to enter the smart home market has been vast, with homeowners wanting the same convenience over opening their front

 
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Vista Strengthen Hold On Panel Market

 

Award-winning composite door manufacturer Vista has strengthened its hold on the panel market with the launch of a new brochure.

As they gear up for their 25th year in manufacturing, one of the longest standing infill panel manufacturers thought it was time to update their collection.

 
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Industry Bowled Over By 2019 Glazing Summit

 

Almost 350 industry leaders descended on Edgbaston Cricket Stadium and Conference Centre for the 2019 Glazing Summit – and were hit for six by the event.

The Summit, in its second year, attracted installers, fabricators and suppliers from all over the country.

 
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The Future Faces Of Aperture

 

The Aperture Group has been busy behind the scenes in recent months, investing in the future to ensure it has the strongest possible team heading up the business moving forward. The company is now pleased to announce that with a mix of fresh blood and industry pros, it has a formidable management team in place to achieve its ambitious growth

 
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24/7 Service From Norseal With Self Serve

 

Door seal specialist Norseal has launched Self Serve, giving Norseal customers 24/7 access to a host of online services including online ordering, live order status, account information and pricing.

Norseal Self Serve gives customers around-the-clock access to the company’s range of intumescent, acoustic, smoke and weather seals,

 
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Fullex Secures Stand At MLA Expo 2019

 

Fullex will be unveiling a Direct Fix Double Door Lock at MLA Expo 2019, 4-6th October at The International Centre, Telford. Stand H2.52 will also feature the Kinetica 3 Star euro cylinder, Fullex Centre Case Gearboxes and uPVC Universal Repair Lock. Alongside new and popular products, the company will be introducing an exciting modern

 
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Morley Glass Sets Its Sights On Integral Blind Company Award

 

Morley Glass and Glazing is in the running to be crowned Integral Blind Company of the Year at the annual National Fenestration Awards.

The business is up against two other companies in the category, and while the competition is strong Morley feels confident thanks to its commitment

 
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Distinction Doors Finalist In Composite Door Manufacturer Category

 

Barnsley based firm Distinction Doors has been shortlisted in the Composite Door Manufacturer category of the 2019 National Fenestration Awards. The awards celebrate those companies which are innovative and leading in their field.

With composites described as the ‘biggest revolution in entrance doors

 
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Record Breaking Nominations

 

More than just kudos for a job well done or yet another addition to the silverware in a company’s trophy cabinet, being a finalist or winner of a business award can help to increase a brand’s credibility, provide avenues to reach new audiences and boost pride in the business for employees.

 
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Everglade Windows Named G19 Fabricator Of The Year Finalist

 

Everglade Windows has been named as a finalist in the Fabricator of the Year category at the G19 awards.

Yogesh Gopal, Managing Director at Everglade Windows says: “We are thrilled to be named a finalist in the prestigious Fabricator of the Year category at this year’s

 
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Ultraframe Announced As Double G Awards Finalist

 

Ultraframe has been named as a double G Awards finalist, with nominations for both the New Product of the Year and Customer Care Initiative categories.

The conservatory and extension specialist’s Ultrapanels are the subject of its New Product of the Year nomination.

 
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Tradesmith Offers Hand-Forged Ironmongery By From The Anvil

Hailsham-based trade fabricator Tradesmith has added a new, premium range by specialist ironmonger ‘From the Anvil’ to its extensive hardware collection. Tradesmith offers a wide choice of hardware sourced from suppliers including greenteQ, Ultion, Sweet, Romatapola from the Residence Collection, Traditional Window Fittings and Ingenious Locks.

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People

It’s All Going Wells In The South West For Ultraframe Customers

Zoe Wells has joined the Ultraframe Sales Team as Area Sales Manager for the South West and West Midlands region. The role will see Zoe ensuring that Ultraframe customers in her area receive the best service and support possible to help with developing and growing their businesses, as well as their partnerships with the conservatory and extension systems specialist.

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VBH Newcomers Find Their Feet

Two new Area Sales Representatives at leading hardware supplier VBH, Harriet Adams and Gareth Dix, are proving themselves more than capable in driving new business and offering great customer service.

Harriet Adams has now been with VBH for a little over a year. As a newcomer to the industry, Harriet underwent a thorough induction period shadowing Regional Sales Manager for the South, Dan Powell.

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Glass & Glazing

SWISSPACER UK Introduces Premium Solutions For Glass

Warm edge spacer bar supplier SWISSPACER is developing its range of solutions for glass in the UK with the addition of the exclusive La Pensilina premium glass canopy. This – alongside new fittings and systems for glass balustrades - will be available from SWISSPACER UK later this year.

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Aluminium

Kawneer Launches A One-Stop-Shop Window Solution

A louvre system which provides tilturn windows with fall protection and added ventilation has been launched by Kawneer.

LouvreShield has been designed to suite with Kawneer’s super thermally efficient AA®720 and AA®543* open-in windows to give specifiers and contractors design flexibility and total

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QUALICOAT Meet In Newcastle

Members recently met at the Vermont Hotel in Newcastle to hold their third and final meeting of the year.  Present were members representing powder coat manufacturers, pretreatment systems suppliers and powder coat applicators, with the meeting chaired by Alan Maginnis of Sprint Coatings.

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Videos

Helping Customers Grow, The Freefoam Way

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,

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Are Your Joints Failing You?

Alan Burgess, one of the innovators behind Timberweld®, shows the industry exactly what happens if butt joints (typically used on premium flush sashes) are open-ended with a video on the company’s website and twitter. “Many mechanical butt joints are open-ended,” explains Alan, “allowing rainwater, draughts and even flies in! In our video, a handkerchief is passed through the open joint, showing just how big the gap can be.

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On Site

Profile 22 Optima Windows Specified In Telford New Build Development

Profile 22’ Optima Chamfered windows were specified and commissioned for 39 new build homes in Snedshill, Telford for private rent.

The window specification was for a RAL 7016 Grey on White sculptured profile that could achieve an overall U value of 1.4 W/m2K. Secured by Design accreditation was a

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SYSTEMGLAS® Ligna Provides Assured Fire Safety For Prestigious Bilingual School

A project to create a high quality meeting room and classroom within the new Upper School of the prestigious École Jeannine Manuel School in London has been completed using the complete fire resistant, timber frame glazing system Promat SYSTEMGLAS® Ligna.

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Training & Development

Emplas Invests In ILM Accredited Training

Members of the Emplas management team have successfully completed an Institute of Management accredited training programme.

Delivered as part of the trade specialist’s continuous business improvement programme, the 10-module ‘Engaging Leadership’ programme was delivered by independent training provider, Beyond Theory.

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Awards

Camden See Double In High-Profile Glass And Glazing Awards

Camden Group has been shortlisted in two categories at the prestigious G-Awards for the Glass and Glazing Industry.

The company has been shortlisted in the Sustainability Initiative of the Year and Fabricator of the Year categories.

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