Monday, October 17, 2011 2:06:00 PM
Prefix Systems, the UK’s largest independent conservatory roof fabricator, have just opened an in-house paint finishing facility at their head office in Clayton-le-Moors, Lancashire. This will support the continued trend towards coloured conservatories. The historical growth in the conservatory market was largely down to white standardised conservatories with only golden oak and mahoganywoodgrain finishes generally available..
Monday, October 17, 2011 11:31:00 AM
Nationwide Windows of Rugby have purchased two Stuga ZX3 sawing & machining centres. Both machines
are rebuilds from old Stuga Flowlines that were around ten years old but that have been rebuilt to a very high
standard and to the very latest ZX3 specification.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 12:53:00 PM
Synseal windows have been installed in a prestigious development in the North West, by LDG Group, one of the region’s largest window companies. Synseal windows and doors were installed throughout the prestigious £7 million eco-development, The Saw Mills, situated a mile from Blackpool town centre and seafront.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 12:19:00 PM
Investing in products such as Plastic Thermal Reinforcements can cut down on fabrication costs, increase profit, and still exceed the criteria set down by the revised building regulations, claims Synseal. The leading systems supplier has developed a fully approved to BS7950 & BS6375 range of PTRs for Legend, SynerJy and Shield profiles, which are made from 100% recycled material and have been designed to make windows more energy efficient than those reinforced with steel.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 11:47:00 AM
Synseal fabricator and installer, DDG Windows Ltd, recently completed a school project a week ahead of schedule, providing pupils with an energy efficient and comfortable learning environment in time for the new term. St Bonaventures Catholic School in East London approached Dagenham-based DDG after receiving a glowing recommendation from nearby St Angela's Ursuline School, following a successful project there.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 11:11:00 AM
Synseal is updating its retail marketing brochures, and is asking window and conservatory customers for help with providing the photography.
Homeowners are being asked to submit digital photographs of their new vertical sliding sash windows or conservatory. If they are chosen by Synseal, we will arrange for a professional photographer to visit the premises, and hand over £100 in Marks and Spencer vouchers as a ‘thank you’.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 11:01:00 AM
Although there isn’t a relevant category in the Guinness Book of Records, Synseal believes that it has set some kind of record by setting up a new fabricator to make frames just eight days after the initial phone call to the company. Jim Churchill of Rotherham-based JWC Windows Ltd decided to approach Synseal as his chosen system supplier and, after a conversation with Synseal Chief Executive David Leng, produced his first frame using Synseal’s Synergy suite just over a week later.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 10:28:00 AM
Quickslide, the UK’s biggest manufacturer of vertical sliding windows, has installed a third Schirmer machining centre as part of the company’s ongoing strategy to boost capacity. Installation of the Schirmer SU1 Frame and Mullion Cutting and Machining Centre, which is widely regarded as the finest machine of its type, will increase production output, as demand has been strong for its casement windows, on the way to a 60% plus increase in sales of this style in the current financial year.