Tuesday, April 9, 2013 12:57:00 PM
Following the culmination of the Master Fitter Challenge, the specially constructed pavilion in Hall 2 of The International Centre will play host to Fenestration College on April 18th who will be performing a series of live window and door installation demonstrations. The team at the North Yorkshire-based glass and glazing training specialists will utilise the facilities created for and vacated by the finalists in the first two days of the show to highlight the many challenges the modern installer faces and demonstrate how to satisfy them.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 12:36:00 PM
News of next year’s FIT Show has proved music to the ears of composite door specialists Solidor who instantly extended their unequivocal backing for the glass and glazing industry’s newest trade show by being the first company to reserve exhibition space for 2014. Since last week’s announcement confirming that The FIT Show would again take place in 2014 at The International Centre, Telford, followed by a further outing in 2016, reaction within the industry has been universally positive.
Monday, April 8, 2013 3:27:00 PM
The BM TRADA Group will be offering visitors an interactive multimedia experience and the opportunity to win a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 on stand number 1-030 at the FIT Show 2013 in Telford International Centre on 16-18 April. The Group will be encouraging visitors to participate in two tablet-based challenges in which they are required to correctly specify and install a fire door and appropriate windows in a virtual building. Anyone that takes up these challenges will be entered into a free prize draw to win a new tablet.
Monday, April 8, 2013 1:55:00 PM
Waiting list started as last stand booked at The FIT Show with visitor stats showing installers and fabricators are largest visitor group to register. For the third time since The FIT Show was launched in February 2012, the organisers have announced that every exhibition stand has been sold. But this time there is no additional space to extend into.
Monday, April 8, 2013 1:49:00 PM
We are one step closer to finding out who will take away the first-placed cash prize of £5,000 in The Master Fitter Challenge as the eight finalists competing are announced. Each of them has made it through the rigour of the preliminary stages but now comes the ultimate test of skill, nerve and judgement as eight of the country’s best installation teams prepare to go head-to-head live at the ICT to be proclaimed ‘FIT Show Master Fitter 2013’.
Monday, April 8, 2013 10:29:00 AM
Minimising environmental impact has always been of the utmost importance to VEKA, and even though the company already has a string of environmental awards under its belt, the system supplier is constantly looking for new and innovative ways to be as energy efficient as possible.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 2:29:00 PM
JUNE 10, 11, 12 2014. Those are the dates set by the organisers of The FIT Show for the next outing of the event that has taken the window, door and conservatory industry by storm, announced exactly two weeks before the inaugural show takes place at The International Centre, Telford. Thereafter, The FIT Show will take place every two years, a decision taken following anecdotal and quantitative research carried out during the past few months. A venue for 2016 has yet to be confirmed.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 1:42:00 PM
KAT UK is experiencing an increase in demand for its aluminium patio door, which shares its beautiful marine grade aluminium finish with the company’s impressive bi-folding door, along with other key features. While the patio door market is built up of a number of PVCu variants, including KAT’s own Elegance, Classic and Euroclassic options, an aluminium patio door can offer a truly luxury and designer solution for either a conservatory or in a large opening in the home.