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Tarkett will showcase innovative flooring collections and VR technology at RetailEXPO. This year, Tarkett will be displaying Cementi Click – a new innovation from the experts, designed with you in mind! We will also be demonstrating our VR-EP technology – a brand new evidence-based Dementia Filter endorsed by Hammond Care. Experience this cutting edge immersive software, which shows the importance of colour, contrast, pattern and placement when creating spaces for Dementia residents.
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In 2017, the Ministry of Housing announced that FD30 composite fire doors manufactured by Manse Mastador failed safety tests. These were the same type that contributed to the Grenfell Tower tragedy. As a result, the ministry requested that UK fire door manufacturers have their products tested to ensure compliance with legal safety standards. Ahmarra recently supplied sample timber fire doors for the ministry test, which not only reached the required 30 minutes, but achieved a full 56 minutes!
News
This blog post explores the smallest options in the LST radiator selection available to Contour customers and how bespoke options can work to any requirement.
Blog
To transform their student accommodation bathrooms, OTL manufactured and supplied seven accessible bathroom floors for vinyl sheet flooring, and provided a solution to the problem of excess water running out of the room on bed and wheelchair wheels.
Case Study
Two hundred modules of the VELUX Modular Skylight system were installed as part of an innovative lighting and ventilation strategy led by BAM Construction and AHR Architects for the Ministry of Defence’s new UK Hydrographic Office.
Case Study
Many businesses look for cost-effective and time-efficient ways to maximise food production and the capacity of their current processes and production equipment. Flexicurtain is a simple yet effective solution to help achieve increased production capacity by overcoming many of the problems faced by food production facilities
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Hush Acoustics were called to a former Woolworths Store turned Snooker Hall in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, which was being converted into a ground floor sports shop with nine 1st floor apartments above.
Case Study
A blog post examining the heat outputs of Contour’s LST radiators and the benefits that this has for the spaces that they are installed into.
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A blog post about installing LST radiators and who can fit them into a space.
Blog
Burton Roofing Merchants and Manthorpe Building Products are hosting a breakfast morning on Thursday 11th April.
Event
Online Rain & Shade Products for Commercial & Leisure Use
Announcement
A blog post explaining the pros and cons of installing LST radiators into a space.
Blog
We are going to be at the NMBS Exhibition on Wednesday 10th April.
Event
Capsule consists of 2 x UK Sockets with individual on/off switches and 3A resettable thermal fuses. Fully integrated Type A and C twin port USB adaptive charger and 2 x data blanks. Capsule has been fully tested and certified to BS5733, plus all required EMC and LVD certifications and ROHS standards.
Product Launch
When looking to segregate a warehouse or a manufacturing space, it’s important to understand that there are other options to using a solid wall. One of these options is Flexiwall®, a lightweight, durable and easily adapted semi-permanent partition. Using an alternative to a solid, permanent partition wall has many benefits:
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Stoneworld have invested in new machinery to enable the team to increase productivity, and to improve the working environment in the factory.
News
There are many benefits to installing LST radiators into a space. This blog post explores these benefits and shows why Contour LST radiators are the optimal choice for safe heating solutions
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Easipanel is designed for factories and warehouses where there is a requirement to reduce heat and/or glare from entering via roof lights, but there is a need to maintain natural light.
Announcement
The Winners of the 2019 Housebuilder Product Awards Revealed...
Announcement
RotaRad rotating radiator valves make cleaning easier for people working in time and cost sensitive environments. Find out more here!
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In this article we look how absorber panels work, specifically, the Hush Absorber 50 and 50A.
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Ten years ago, Wrightstyle tested one of its systems against a lorry bomb and, immediately afterwards, a car bomb.
News
HUSH ACOUSTICS SPONSOR BEAT AUTISM FUNDRAISER FOR WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS WEEK
Announcement
A blog post exploring how robust Contour LST radiators are and how their design makes them durable against day to day pressures in the education and healthcare sector.
Blog
They say beauty is only skin deep, but when you’re creating wet rooms and shower areas, it’s an attribute that On The Level believe should apply to every single square inch of your project.
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At Advanced Showers, each of our pods comes with a 10 year manufacturer’s guarantee.
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SE Controls has launched SE Tested Solutions in collaboration with leading system companies.
News
A blog post explaining how often you should check your LST radiators, what to look for and why it is important.
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