News - 15 May 2007
HeidelbergCement AG, headquartered in Heidelberg/Germany, has reached agreement with the board of directors of Hanson PLC on the terms of an acquisition of the entire issued and to be issued share...
Article - 15 Sep 2003
INCA, the Insulated Render & Cladding Association, describe many of the features of insulated cladding systems. Topic.
Article - 8 Aug 2003
The claim from Cromweld Steels is simple – the use of an economical stainless steel and polystyrene pre-fabricated building system for commercial, residential and industrial buildings results in...
News - 8 Mar 2007
A wet basement can be just a nuisance or even real nightmare. Each year, thousands of homeowners are faced with the unpleasant side effects of seasonal rainfall. Problems they can face range from just...
News - 26 Feb 2007
A new Capital Support competition has been launched by WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) to encourage the increased recovery and recycling of plasterboard.
Following positive feedback...
News - 14 Dec 2006
Yorkshire Forward has become the first Regional Development Agency (RDA) to adopt a target for the use of recycled materials in construction projects.
The initiative launched by the RDA in...
News - 7 Dec 2006
Nu-lok delivers prestigious roof for cutting edge self build.
“We’ve never built our own house before and our local builder had never fitted Nu-lok roofing, but with help from Nu-lok it...
News - 23 Nov 2006
Plans for a greener Thames Gateway, with more family homes, better designed buildings and stronger leadership to fulfil its economic potential, were unveiled today by Communities Secretary Ruth Kelly....
News - 28 Sep 2006
The streets of America were never paved with gold, but now some of its sidewalks are made of rubber.
Dozens of communities have installed rubber because it coexists with tree roots more easily than...
News - 19 Sep 2006
A new capital support competition has been launched by WRAP (the Waste & Resources Action Programme) to encourage the increased recovery and recycling of construction and demolition (C&D)...