Monday, May 28, 2012 10:14:00 AM
Synseal’s K2 production facility has received a substantial investment within days of it becoming a part of Synseal Extrusions Ltd, confirming intentions for continued growth. David Leng, Synseal Chief Executive, has announced the creation of a profile bending facility within K2’s Blackburn manufacturing site to enable the production of arched top and other curved window styles. This will speed up the production of Synseal arched top vertical sliders and will bend profile for fabricators of both Synseal and other profiles.
Friday, May 18, 2012 10:56:00 AM
Birmingham based commercial installer RAD Windows is celebrating after six members of staff successfully completed NVQ training programmes. Six of the installation team at RAD have now achieved NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Fenestration and Installation and Fenestration and Surveying and their success has prompted RAD to arrange similar training for four other members of the team.
Friday, May 18, 2012 9:37:00 AM
Network VEKA installer, Weruwise, is celebrating its 30th year in business. The Bexhill-on-Sea-based company was set up in 1982 and specialises in the installation of conservatories and replacement windows and doors. Partner Steve Hewgill believes that the company's three decades of success can be attributed to its unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction, in both product quality and service: “We pride ourselves on providing the best quality products available on the market, and we will not compromise on any product that falls short of that.
Thursday, May 10, 2012 12:36:00 PM
Leon Day, managing director of leading bending specialist, Universal Arches, has starred in one of the FIT Show’s promotional videos, as the event continues to capture the imagination of the glazing industry. With the demise of Glassex, FIT Show has been masterminded as an event by the industry and for the industry, with Leon Day playing his part in promoting the show.
Friday, May 4, 2012 3:20:00 PM
“It came to our attention recently that the CENSolutions’ BS EN 14351 Factory Production Control Manual, written by the CENSolutions team, was being copied and distributed by Certass Ltd. We sought legal advice and the situation has now been resolved with CENSolutions Ltd receiving over £40,000 in damages and legal costs from a copyright infringement claim against Certass Ltd.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 1:27:00 PM
The success of any business is built on a solid infrastructure and a workforce that are dedicated to the cause. When the economic climate is so volatile, having the support of your staff is vital to maintaining a viable business. Lister Trade Frames are a Stoke on Trent based award winning company with a history spanning four decades and their success has always been based on team spirit and commitment to a strong work ethic.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 12:57:00 PM
Mighton Products have launched a new Combi-Latch, which is designed to save fabricators of PVCu vertical sliding sashes, time and money. The new Combi-Latch replaces the existing side catches from Mighton, it comes as a single kit, with the latch snapping into place and secured with just a single screw. The latch also integrates into the top channel of all PVCu vertical sliding sash window systems on the market.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 12:41:00 PM
The recent Ecobuild exhibition, held at ExCel in London, proved to be the perfect platform for the launch of Passivdor, which is part of the Solidor Group, with nearly 200 leads taken in the three days. While there’s much debate and comment filling the press about Passivhaus windows, little has been written about doors achieving the same important standard. Solidor has quickly built up an impressive reputation in the trade for innovation