Thursday, April 5, 2012 2:09:00 PM
Dempsey Dyer, one of the industry’s most respected glazing companies, has become the latest business to take on board the Solidor composite door. The company also decided to showcase a unique Duck Egg blue Solidor door on their stand at Ecobuild, which was held 20-22nd March at ExCel, London.
Thursday, April 5, 2012 1:04:00 PM
Trade Window Fabricator Lister Trade Frames, of Stoke on Trent, have become the latest Bowater Halo fabricator to offer the revolutionary and energy efficient Smart Sash window system. Listers say that this addition to their range gives their commercial and trade customers some real advantages in this energy and price conscious market.
Thursday, April 5, 2012 12:37:00 PM
There is no doubt that our industry is facing some of the biggest challenges in its long history. Just take a look at some of the largest companies in both Glass and Profile Extrusion and how they have changed and are operating today compared to just a few years ago. The industry news is full of mergers, mothballing, consolidation, rationalisation, decommissioning and relocation, with a long march of businesses going into administration or liquidation.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 1:00:00 PM
Kömmerling continues to invest in new products with the introduction of a mechanically jointed sash horn for their 5 chambered, lead-free O70 Gold window and door system. The O70 Gold mechanically jointed sash horn is available in all the stock laminated finishes including Rosewood, Golden Oak, black, cream, Irish Oak, white ash, grey on white and Chartwell Green on white. The new colours that are available from stock and the inherent 5 chambered design of the system have resulted in existing customers experiencing a great start to the year.
Friday, March 30, 2012 10:40:00 AM
Saint-Gobain Glass UK has completed the latest stage in the development of the Award-winning PLANITHERM marketing campaign by extensively revamping its PLANITHERM Installer Network, which was created to support the massive consumer advertising campaign that began early last year.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 3:51:00 PM
Due to continued expansion, a well respected and established aluminium window and door company requires an experienced and dedicated Manufacturing/Production manager to spearhead the manufacturing of an exciting new, prestige range of aluminium window and doors.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 3:31:00 PM
With what appears to be an insatiable appetite for architects, specifiers, builders and homeowners to design buildings and replace the windows in their homes with coloured frames in a traditional grained finish. Keyframe UK are taking steps to improve availability. For many years it has been a problem for installers that when they are asked to quote for coloured foiled profiles, they are thrown into a quandary as to who they can source it from!
Friday, March 23, 2012 2:21:00 PM
Network VEKA will be celebrating the Diamond Jubilee with a theme of ‘White Tie and Tiara’ for its AGM 2012, to be held on the weekend of September 29. The event, at the luxurious Cranage Hall in Cheshire, promises to be every bit as royal as the theme suggests. Membership is at an all-time high; members enjoy more benefits and support features than ever and the organisation will be celebrating the two milestones of 200,000 customers and £700million sales since it was founded.