Article - 3 Dec 2003
General planning, design considerations, materials, appliances and components, installation and commissioning. Includes small bore and microbore systems, open systems and sealed systems. British...
News - 16 Oct 2006
A combination of Durapipe ABS pressure pipework and Friaphon sound attenuated drainage has been specified for a Manchester city centre apartment development.
Both pipework systems were...
Article - 1 Jun 2018
This article takes a look at nanowood, a new insulator made from wood, which may edge out styrofoam.
Article - 1 Oct 2008
The Centre for Infrastructure Management which is a part of the Materials and Engineering Research Institute has a strong track record and reputation in the field of infrastructure management and...
Article - 5 Mar 2007
The issue of indoor air quality is high on the agenda as the UK Government has become increasingly concerned with the large number of health problems connected with indoor pollution, which are thought...
News - 22 Nov 2005
An average of a quarter of a million American families have one or more rooms in their homes ruined and their lives disrupted each winter by water pipes freezing and breaking, warns the nation's...
News - 15 Oct 2007
The managing director of a Cheltenham plumbing firm is championing the benefits of OSMA Underfloor Heating after making the decision to have the system installed in his new build home.
News - 6 Nov 2006
An extensive range of pipes and fittings have been installed at the Beetham Tower, Manchester, the tallest building outside of London which boasts the UK’s highest living space.
News - 14 Jul 2005
An Alcoa-sponsored analysis of green roof applications worldwide conducted by an interdisciplinary team from the University of Michigan concluded these roofs can minimize runoff and associated...
News - 23 Mar 2005
First there was radon, then carbon monoxide and volatile organic compounds. Now the latest home invader is mold, and, in a national survey released today by CertainTeed Corporation and conducted for...